BIO

SOLO 2 CROP International touring artist Deya Dova fuses the earthy human-ness and sensual power of her voice with the cutting edge futurism of Global Bass music. Hailing from the expansive Nullarbor desert in Australia and currently based in the Byron Bay area she is one of the few female electronic producers and a ground breaking vocalist recording live at sacred sites.

Synthesizing ancient songlines, tribal voices and inspired story telling with cinematic soundscapes, future bass and totemic beats, Deya Dova
invokes a temple mysticism bringing euphoric tribalism to the dance floor.

An artist of multi dimensions Deya writes, records and produces all of her intricate vocal work as well as designing her exquisite costuming and visionary album artwork.

Deya was born “behind the veil”, inside her intact water membrane. According to folklore, these people inherit an innate connection between the worlds. And it is this otherworldly-ness, deep mysticism and memory that exudes from Deya’s extraordinary vocals, music and stage presence.

Highly innovative and an evolutionary visionary artist in the truest sense, Deya Dova’s live shows are a sophisticated musical and visual feast. Performing with co producer, Hamilton Barnett, blending live electronics, organic percussion, vocal looping and guest ritual performance artists, Deya Dova weaves a conscious elevated dance floor experience infused with the sacred radiance of feminine power.

Deya Dova’s unique and ever evolving shows have seen her play festivals stages including :- Beloved Festival USA, Symbiosis USA, Wanderlust USA / CANADA / AUST, Sonic Bloom USA, Diversity Festival CAN, Atmosphere CAN, Enchanted Forest USA, Burning Man USA, Inspire Truth NYE Portland USA, Luminate Festival NZ, Evolve Festival NZ, Bali Spirit Festival Indonesia, Unity Concert USA, Earth Frequency Festival, Splendour in the Grass, Rainbow Serpent Festival, Seven Sisters Festival, Falls Festival, Uplift Festival, Byron Spirit Festival, Rabbits Eat Lettuce, Peats Ridge Festival, Queensland Multicultural Festival and Woodford Festival.

For more than a decade Deya Dova’s albums have been on high rotation in cult music collections around the globe. Her musical journey has spanned genres including Global Electronica, World, Ambient, Breakbeat, DownTempo, Glitch Hop, Indigenous Trance and origins as a guitarist singer / songwriter. Deya’s first productions started in the Australian desert sampling and recording on location within the landscape. Today, Deya is know for her evolutionary artistic journey , shape shifting and radical reinvention, sharing her rich mythology not only through her music & voice but also through her visuals, graphics and costumes.

Deya has collaborated with renown international artists including Juno Reactor, Desert Dwellers, Kalya Scintilla, An-Ten-Nae, Drumspyder, Temple Step Project, James Munro, Antix,  Adham Shaikh, Switchbox, Nyquist, Luke Chable, Wild Marmalade and Tijuana Cartel. Her music features on countless media and films, including the documentary “Our Journey Home” exploring the mysteries of the Planetary Grid ley lines and delivering a stunning message that speaks for the Earth & the Sacred Feminine.

The Deya Dova releases ‘Symbiotic’ and ‘Symbiotic Remixed‘ were both signed to US label Desert Trax, At the same time Deya also birthed the ‘Songlines and the Planetary Grid Project’ documenting her ongoing journey singing at energy centres on the planetary grid and delivering audio visual presentations at Festivals. Throughout 2015, 2016 & 2017 Deya Dova has toured internationally in U.S., Canada, New Zealand and Bali.

In her newest concept album ‘Myth Of The Cave‘, Deya Dova gathers wisdom and inspiration from ancient sites around the world, radiating with echoes of our sacred mythos. The first single from the album Return Of The Bird Tribes has become a dance floor anthem to many and has been so popular in some ecstatic dance communities in the USA that it has been banned! Myth Of The Cave is released March 2017 on Deya Dova’s own label, Reflekta Records, and is followed by select live shows in Australia, New Zealand & North America.

Deya Dova sings to the Ancient, the Primal and the Mystic within.

REVIEWS

“ Deya Dova blows us away with her opening song and immediately becomes one with the crowd. Her voice is totally out of this world. Her stage costume, which she designs herself, is a visual masterpiece that emanates stage energy.  This with her voice and dance is magically magnetic. She is a live performance MUST.”  CHICAGO MUSIC MAGAZINE

“Exquisitely produced, reminiscent of The Knife or Bjork and yet completely, refreshingly, unique.” IN THE MIX

“Deya Dova’s powerful presence is that of a sonic Priestess, elevating experiencers through the empowering realms of conscious dance and ancient songlines.” REALITY SANDWICH

“Deya Dova channels a kind of aesthetic you’d hear from an old tribes leader whose true identity as Bjork’s long lost desert soul sister is revealed when the wind brushes the sand veil off her nomadic attire.” ETHNOFUSION

“Having promoted countless touring artists in LA, I can honestly say Deya Dova is one of the best acts I’ve hosted in nearly 5 years. Their high vibrational message, mixed with emphatic beats, created an experience that was so tribal, raw, and spiritual.” J Brave. Promotor LUMINOUS MOVEMENT

“Deya Dova smashed it this year at Bali Spirit Festival as one our headliners alongside Desert Dwellers, Toni Childs and The Human Experience. She brings the raw Oz-style power of Xavier Rudd along with super tasty electronica.  With her full-power-feminine presence Deya is currently bringing something very next level through that our international audience absolutely erupted to! ” Rob Weber Music Director BALI SPIRIT FESTIVAL

“Deya Dova seemed to reach through the veil to bring back emotionally charged sonic imagery from the Other World no instrument other than the human voice could communicate. Deya’s vocal talents and deep beats left my body and consciousness vibrating at a higher level than I thought possible…..” NEXT LEVEL RADIO review on Symbiosis Gathering

“Totally infectious dance beats, vocal magic, Deya Dova is utterly mesmerising, tapping into something primal within us all.” TSUNAMI

“Incredibly catchy, edgy and captivating. Full of cool chic sounds, that magically blend electronics with a distinctly world vibe.” AUSPOP

“This singer producer sounds like the love child of an orgy between Fever Ray, Shpongle and Trentemoller.” 3D MAGAZINE

“Dova has carved her own niche, and perhaps even created her own genre in the making.” IN THE MIX

“DEYA’s immense vocal talent puts her on the map as a full blown vibe merchant” MONRO

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INSTRUMENTATION

Deya Dova – Vocals & Vocal Looping
Hamilton Barnett – Live Electronics, Samples & Additional Percussion
Performance Artists – performing in Deya’s costuming are included in festival performances.

WHAT THE PEOPLE ARE SAYING

“I was absolutely blown away! The energy you brought to the stage was so powerful and mesmerizing. Your feminine power, strength and sensuality, all come through in your stage presence, movements, and vocals. It was the most powerful experience I have had with live music.”  Shar Towner.

“You guys absolutely rocked my world. What a performance, such soul and emotion. You have a new fan…bigtime!” Henry De La Mare

“I was absolutely blown away! The energy you brought to the stage was so powerful and mesmerizing. Your feminine power, strength and sensuality, all come through in your stage presence, movements, and vocals. It was the most powerful experience I have had with live music.”  Shar Towner.

“Heard the song Kyio on the radio a while back, it was awesome to finally hear it live. The vibe on the dance floor was electric” Eden Brownley

“You are like a unicorn on red bull.”  Dave Rock.