SOPHIE is a groundbreaking figure in electronic pop music. Bursting onto the scene with her 2013 single "Bipp," she won over critics and audiences alike with her complex, layered tracks. Her innovative production tactics and compelling songwriting skills have gained her respect in the high-art electronic world while also appealing to fans across the globe. In addition to her own work, SOPHIE is an accomplished producer and collaborator, having production credits for Madonna, Charli XCX, Vince Staples, and Lunice, among many others. >> Julie Matson is a Vancouver-born, Montreal-based, sound artist, writer and musician dedicated to exploring the aural relationships of difficulty, language and beauty. Her current projects include “Echo Beach,” an experimental, drone synth band, as well she is a touring member of “Thor and Friends.” She also performs under the moniker “AB/7A,” an intellectual harsh noise project dedicated to a full-faceted sound range with minimal gear. In her spare time, she likes to take pictures of her funny animals and spend time amongst trees and rocks and bodies of water.