"Stop acting so small. You are the universe in ecstatic motion." ~Rumi
Hailing from the city of Portland, Oregon, Akriza is the stage name of 28 year old music producer Zachary Neumann.
Akriza explores a range of genres in his productions, most often characterized by epic cinematic movements and soaring vocal melodies.
Ranging from heavy bangers to deeper emotional tracks, Akriza’s music is inspired by his travels around the world.
His tracks capture and reflect the feelings of awe that arise from witnessing some of the earth’s most epic natural beauty.
Some of Akriza’s sonic influences include Odesza, Clozee, and Axel Thessleff.
His debut album was released in 2010 on High Vibe Records and has multiple collaborations and new tracks in the works for 2021.