Porya Hatami (b.1981) is an experimental sound artist based in Sanandaj, Iran. His compositions explore the balance between electronics and environmental sounds, utilizing processed acoustic and electronic sources and field recordings.
His debut album released on the UK based Somehow Recordings in January 2012. Since then, the prolific Hatami has worked with an international array of record labels, including Line, Karl Records, n5MD, Tench, Dronarivm, Hibernate Recordings, Time Released Sound, Wist and Carpe Sonum.
In 2014, Hatami started working with Berlin-based Uwe Zahn (Arovane), and so far, they released 6 albums together. The latest “C.H.R.O.N.O.S” was released on Karlrecords in April 2019. Hatami has collaborated with Darren Mcclure, Artificial Memory Trace, Darren Harper, and Lee Anthony Norris.