SILVIO PACINI

Milan born Silvio started his DJ career in Italy where through competitions he quickly became renowned within the club scene.

Moving to London to combine his Dj skills with music production,as a producer he has worked alongside luminaries Nellee Hooper,Cameron McVey and James Lavelle(Massive Attack/Unkle)as well as hosting early pirate radio stations such as Rhythm FM and Freak FM.

Originally Silvio made his name as one of London’s finest Hip Hop and Disco DJs (Toast resident,10 Rooms,The Hop @ The End, Kung Fu and many more )”but that was then..” he explains “At that time the scene was edgy and had this underground energy that worked very well on the dancefloor, as things gradually changed I felt the needed to explore other musical avenues.

Although still to be found Djing at London’s most exclusive parties for His Hop,Disco and Eclectic performances(recently alongside/for: ASAP Rocky,Snoop Dogg, Zebra Katz,Neneh Cherry,Grandmaster Flash,Nile Rodgers & Chic,Kelis,Grace Jonesand Groove Armada to name but a few) His House and Disco Dj sets have reached some of the world’s most notorious nightclubs,festivals and after parties.

Currently resident @ the Box Soho, Nyc and The Closet,amongst different projects Silvio is working on his first dance music debut album as “Back of the Moon” with partner in crime Itchy Rich (Labyrinth/Road to Nowhere) due for release in the summer 2018.

Recent parties,residencies and private gigs include:

David Beckham’s 40th birthday in Marrakech- 2017 Sushi Samba’s annual Birthday Bash feat.Kelis – Glastonbury Festival(for better or worse – disco set) – Groucho’s Cancer Trust Ibiza Party – Secret Garden Party – Black Heath Festival/Latitude 2016/2017 with Neneh Cherry – Ballhaus Berlin / WallPaper Magazine 5th birthday – Kater Blau Berlin – The Brits Awards – Zone Festival electroinic series along Solomun & Ricardo Villalobos – Wilderness Festival – The Box Soho (resident) – Rita Ora’s Birthday @ The Box – Red @ W with Jaime Winstone – The Killers, album launch with Jaime Winstone / Kate Moss Agency -Niles Rogers and Chic(Studio 54 party @ the box and uk tour)- Marc Quinn gallery after party and launch – KTZ fashion week parties – Katie Eary fashion week parties – BEAT AfterHours.Lovebullets world collides.

 

MUSIC:

Silvio’s style often travels from 70’s 80’s disco, nu disco rare grooves fun vibes and the latest house to party classics, hip hop and all kind of grooves from the 80s, 90’s and 00’s but not to the top 40’s or cheesy pop music.

He usually works on a Digital Format but having an extended record collection he also provides all-vinyl Dj Sets.

The link below is to Silvio’s Soundcloud with some of his production and more balearic sounds, some recent eclectic/party mixes.

www.soundcloud.com/silviopacini

 

 

Silvio’s BDay Set @ the Box.MP3 by Silvio Pacini