Sex: male Homepage: click here
City: Sao Paulo
Country: Brazil Music Interests:
House music and other quality stlyles
When Daniel decided to buy an used sound system to organize a friend’s party, instead of renting it, he haven’t imagined he was buying his ticket to the music world, specifically to the refined electronic music universe. Born in the south of Brazil and DJing since the age of 14 - now 33 years old, Daniel quickly passed from the experiments of many music styles to the house music specialty, conquered in his travels to different countries like Mexico, where he worked with the legendary local dj Luis Ortega.
Bringing back the best from the old style, Daniel’s sets travel through the house music subdivisions with tendencies on the deep, tech, soulful and afro house. His music style is a combination of influences from DJs like Jask, Karizma, Quentin Harris and Rocco, with countless nights djing on clubs in the south of Brazil like Meat Club Design, La Barra, Lounge Club, Beats Lounge, Way, Luau, Zarabatana and Bill Bar, also in places in Sao Paulo like Clube A (Amauri Jr), Josephine, Anzu Club, Mokai, Pink Elephant, Café De La Musique, Museum, Sonique, B4 Lounge, 3p4, Vegas Club, Tostex, Galeria Melissa, Bar 13, Melissa’s lounge on the Sao Paulo Fashion Week, Bar 8, O Gato, Boutique Bistrot, Boteco Ferraz – among clubs like the Music Club in Natal/RN (Northwest of Brazil).
In these occasions, Daniel has played alongside various talented djs such as: Milk & Sugar, Juan Diaz (Pacha/Ibiza), Murray Richardson (UK), Charles Spencer (USA), Memê, Edground, Rafael Moraes, J Wagner, Wander A, Milton Chuquer, Deep N' Soul Brasil (Marcos Skin and Ico Bastos), Hard Mix!, Mause, Deró (Argentina), Zeca Fernandes, Mari Rossi, Jr Deep (Drumagick), Guizzo, Luciano R, Pic Schimitz, Rapha Correia, AZee, Claudio Mansur, Raul Boesel, Filipe Reis and Eduardo “Karrasko” Vallejos, that helped Daniel to refine his search for the hi musical quality sounds, and coincides with the outstanding moment of his traveling to Mexico in 2003.
There, he spent one year djing on Ortega’s collective Do-re-mix. Luis Ortega is a big name in the Mexican electronic music universe and one of the main characters of legendary club Baby O’ in Acapulco – compared to the importance of the Studio 54, in NY. During his staying in Mexico, Daniel was the resident dj of Skyy Bar and Planta Alta, in Mexico City, and has played in some of the main clubs of the capital city including the Moon Bar, where he commanded nights of deep and soulful house and the Continental’s Club after hour, where the specialty was progressive and tech house.
Also, in Acapulco, the place where most of the main djs in Mexico are born, Daniel was invited to djing on the DJ Dance 2003 event.
In 2005, Daniel spent half a year in the US, where he increased his music repertoire with the rare records he bought on specialized stores in that country and also on his travels to Europe, Asia an Africa. Based in Orlando/FL, Daniel played at the Copacabana Bar and many private parties.
Back to Brazil in the end of 2006, Daniel has infiltrated the Brazilian house music community in São Paulo where he grows the proposal of an exquisite sound, for the true house music lovers.
In 2009, 2010 and 2011 Daniel attended to the Winter Music Conference in Miami/USA. This year he has his first DJ show in Miami, at the Icon Brickell, a party organized by the Dolce Ultra Lounge.
Nowadays, Daniel works with music production at his home studio and he is the resident dj from Authentic Project, every weekend on the best clubs in Brazil.