Hang Massive is a musical duo known for their unique sound that blends elements of world music and ambient music with the use of the handpan instrument.
Formed in 2010 by Danny Cudd from the UK and Markus Offbeat from Sweden, Hang Massive has been shaping the global handpan music scene, pioneering a successful electronic act with a captivating live show.
Their unique blend of dream-like acoustic and upbeat electronic sounds has inspired a worldwide audience.Hang Massive has quickly established itself as one of the leading handpan ensembles in the world, with a strong following and a growing international reputation.
Their journey began in 2011 with the release of their first music video, "Once Again," which gained widespread fame and was viewed over 60 million times online. This viral success introduced people around the world to the mesmerizing sound of the handpan and established a devoted global fan base.
The duo, Danny Cudd and Markus Offbeat, met on the shores of Goa, India, and formed their creative partnership in the vibrant international arts scene. Over the years, the Hang Massive project has evolved from busking on the streets of European cities to performing at high-profile music venues and festivals around the world.
Their songs are composed with a strong focus on the interplay between rhythm and melody, and they often use multiple handpans and other percussion instruments to create a rich, textured sound.
Hang Massive has released several albums and have toured extensively, performing in many countries and captivating audiences with their enchanting music. They have also collaborated with many other musicians and artists, further expanding their musical horizons and pushing the boundaries of what is possible with the handpan.