MICHALIS TARLIZOS


Born in Paradissio Rhodos in Greece, he came to Belgium at the age of 3 with his  parents and brother. His father was a touring muscian and practised daily music at home, music was always around.


He thanks his musicality to both parents, they are artists. His father is a fantastic Greek singer, muscians, composer and his mother also a beautiful Greek singer, actress. His brother an amazing muscian, composer aswell and his sister sings, was a classical Ballet/Jazz/Modern/Tap dancer and was a theater actress, his youngets brother is a big music fan, played the Western concert flute when he was young and sang at the college choir, now active as a  commercial/theater actor.


Later on he gets inspired by Miles Davis and Tony Williams and feels the urge to learn more about Jazz Music.


He attended “Jazz- Studio” College, Antwerp Belgium from 1990 to 1996. He then is completely charmed by creating and playing music, he continued his studies at the “Royal Conservatory of Jazz Music“ Brussels Belgium from 1996 to 2000.

He played drums with Jazz/vocal band at Esperides Beach Hotel at Rhodos Greece from Jul.- Sep. 1993. He starts touring as a pop/coverband drummer with “Hollywood Showband“ from Worthing Road Laindon Essex UK from 2000 to 2003. He gigs all over the UK and Germany. 

International gigs:


For the “Rotary Club of Karachi“ at Karachi Pakistan on 17-19th Nov. 2000.

For Sony Entertainment UK, booked by “Argent Behavior Entertainment UK“ 

at Mexico Cancun at the end of Jan. 2001.

For Sony Entertainment UK, booked by “Argent Behavior Entertainment UK“ at Malta on March 2001.

On New Years Eve 2001-2002 at Dubai United Emirates. Full coverband repertoire + Abba special show. He plays Jazz, pop, dance, house, club, rock music as a drummer from 2000 to 2008 at various clubs. He writes aswell lyrics/songs and co-produce in different musical styles.   

His first project started in 2001,

He wrote lyrics/co-produced opening song “High On Your Angel Eyes” with Dré Pallemaerts, Rosario Amedeo, featuring vocalist Natasha Fowler. For the short film: “Suave Bastard“ director: Darren Bailey, writer: Stuart Fenegan, 2001 UK. Screened daily by Sony executives at Cannes Film Festival 2001.

He is signed to the label Holographic Music.

His debut “Souldraft“ is his next project in 2008. He wrote lyrics/co-produced the songs: “Party On The  Rooftop” - “(Feel like) Making love“ - “Paparazzi“ produced by Olivier Abbeloos (T 99, Quadrophonia, C-Mos, Conga Squad), Marco Migliore, featuring vocalist Ella Woods (actrice,  Las Vegas live singer). A diversity ranging from discohouse to funkrock (original) to urban grooves (9 different mixes).


In 2009 he wrote the lyrics/co-produced “Play In Wonderland“.

Signed to the label Holographic Music, produced by “Conga Squad“, featuring vocalist Alexia Wakku (beautiful vocal house, club track).

Remixed by Bryan Jones & Aaron Perez for legendary Conga Squad and his Holographic label. Remixed by C-Mos Rave-Tastic vocal & instrumental mix.

In 2009 he co-produced “Sheer Pleasure” with “Motorphonk”. 

Signed to the label Holographic Music, an electro house track, festival remix by Motorphonk. Remixed by C-Mos special club re-edit.

In 2009 he wrote lyrics/melody “Fahrenheit Kisses“.

Signed to Planet Scaldia Records. Music & production by DJ Scaldia, featuring vocalist Ali Tcheelab (mesmerizing vocal on this track). A sunny summary dance, house, club, vocal track. Remixed by Olivier Abbeloos “On The Beach”

Remixed by Amro & Phill Da Cunha (Played at Beau Monday party at Noxx)

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His new project in 2011 “Capital Cult” signed to Fakto Records.

He wrote lyrics/co - wrote melodies for the songs: “Black Gold“ – “Weekend Junky“ produced by Dominic Ntoumos. A Rock/Alternative /Indie band from London UK. Their debut album: “Ready To Leave” out in September.