Marco Macaluso (Born 03 March 1991), know by his stage name Solemn eye, is a Belgian alternative dance, electronica & Progressive house musician, producer, publisher, and DJ based in Mons, Belgium.
He launches his imprint 70HILLS music in 2018 with, as kick-off project, his first studio album entitled ‘Between My Hills’.
An opus of 14 tracks travelings into electronic music, in collaboration with singers K.Zia, JD Davis, Collin De Bruyne and Tyler Shamy. This album combines elements of Indie Dance, Down Tempo, Alternative Pop, Deep House, Breaks, Electronica, followed by remixes by Pole Folder, Sahar Z, Raw District and Remcord.
In 2016, he released ‘AURA EP’ on the Belgian label Atmosphere records, 2 deephouse tracks including the track ‘AURA’ in collaboration with the singer K.Zia.
Shortly after, he signed ‘Melodrama EP’ on the Berlin based label STEYOYOKE Records whose track ‘Dusky Cloud’ was supported by Sebastien Leger and ‘DeepHouse London’.
« Hailing from Belgium, Solemn Eye’s musical realm is focused on creating a state of mind where time and space are overruled by the emotional value of sound. » Deep House Amsterdam (2016 – Dusky Cloud)
« Melodrama‘, a tantalizing tribute to techno » Steyoyoke (2016 – Melodrama EP)
Several singles, remixes and collaborations followed, notably on the Click Records labels (Amsterdam), Reworck (Pole Folder / Belgium), Salomo records (Berlin), and Dilate records (United Kingdom), …
You can read Solemn eye ’s reviews in various magazines and broadcast media specializing in electronic music : Redbull Elektropedia, MTV France, Deep House London, Sweet Music Paris, Underground Tel Aviv, Proton USA, Connect Brazil, RollingStuff Los Angeles, Getting Deeper India .
Solemn Eye has performed on multiples Belgian and international stages (including Fuse Brussels, Café D’Anvers, Destino Ibiza (Pacha Group), ClubNL Amsterdam, Tomorrowland, Extrema Outdoor Belgium, ADE Festival). He was also invited by Ibiza’s famous radio station “Ibiza Global Radio” for a Dj set and an interview. International tours let him to perform in India in 2017, as well as in the UK and Ireland in 2016 and 2017.