Emil Maťko (b. 1979) lives and works in Bratislava, Slovakia.
He has been producing music as Strom Noir since 2007 and released his works on such labels as Hibernate, dataObscura, Dronarivm, Rural Colours, taâlem, Twisted Tree Line, U-Cover and Ginjoha. By using almost solely electric and acoustic guitars and effect pedals he finds a spot somewhere between drone, drifting ambient and post-rock transmuted guitar textures. He is of Rusyn descent.