Icarus Moth born “Nathan miller”, is a 24-year old electronic music producer, pianist, and sound engineer. He was born on December 25, 1995, in Colorado and is now based in New York. Nathan Miller broke through as Icarus Moth in late 2016 with the viral success of a remix of alt-Js “Breezeblocks”. The remix drew the attention of national artists and ushered in the upstart of a large collaborative project under Icarus Moth, which has now garnered 10 million plays on Spotify alone.
He says Just as a moth is naturally drawn to a flame, He is drawn to sound.As a young musician, he starts developing a love for the sonic experience and learning to produce at age 12 on the outskirts of Denver, CO. The name “Icarus Moth” is an adept reflection of both his innate ear and his desire to educate and pursue the development of sound, creating with only the sky as his limit.
His development of inventive soundscapes has ranged from the likes of jazz music to country elements to every kind of electronic music known currently. Using the desire for new sounds as his guide, Icarus Moth has created sensational works, including collaborations with prominent independent acts Mothica, MEMBA, and Ehiorobo, and he has also worked for Atlantic Records, Mercedes Benz, Geberit, UMG, and others.
He has swept listeners into a deep connective tissue of uncharted soundWith more than just instruments and influences, Icarus Moth chooses to continuously seek new excitements, new sonic horizons, and new lights to be drawn to.He hopes that his project not only provides a unique sonic experience but helps open the minds of listeners to a world of new possibilities, so that they, too, can be drawn to light.