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Leonardo Glovibes’ multi-faceted skills as both a DJ and producer has earned from almost 20 years experience in the music business.
Born and bred in Naples Italy, and now lives in London, Leonardo started his dj carrer at the age of 14 and at 16 he was already playing in some of the most important Italian clubs and radio stations.About 10 years ago he decided to try to make some music on his own and after a couple of good tracks he has been asked to remix the legendary Robert Owens… and this gained him international notoriety as this remix was critically acclaimed and played worldwide.
When you press play on a Leonardo – Glovibes track, you can always be sure to hear a groovy rhythm driven by warm pumping beats. His sound is forward moving and progressive with a vintage feel. This amalgamation of sounds can be attributed to Leonardo’s deep understanding of both vintage and modern tools used in his production as well as from a hybrid of Influences inlcuded : Daft Punk, Carl Craig, Detroit Sounds , but also Masters at Work Kenny Carpenter and more…both.
In the days of technology-made-easy creating a new breed of home-schooled producers, it’s a rarity to find someone with experience in both ‘old school’ analog methods as well as having a mastery of latest digital production tools.So spot on are his skills, that many of his releases can be found in the charts and record bags of some of the world’s top DJs including Danny Tenaglia, Funkagenda, Claude Vondstroke, MAW,Tom Stephan, Joe T. Vannelli , Mark Knight ,Radioslave, Spencer Parker, and long list more…More notably,in his releases, is Cod Liver Oil, also remixed and launched by Wally Lopez as the opening track at Space, Ibiza in 2008 – In addition to original productions, recent notable remixes include: “Troya” (Noir Music ), “Midnight Magic” ( Peppermint Jam ), " Sikk – My Washing Machine" .Leonardo has also collaborated with vocalists such as Michelle Weeks, Angie Brown, Wendy Lewis, Kaya (Boney M), India ( Nu-yorican soul, MAW records) and Holly Johnson ( the legendary voice of Frankie goes to Hollywood ).
As a DJ, Leonardo is well known in either the straight or gay scene, he is regular resident at Ministry of Sound ( London and worldwide tour ) , The Egg , AkA, Fire, A:M, Area, Heaven, Barcode, Megawoof, Pacha and more, and has shared the decks with a who’s who of dance music, including: Rulin,Felix Da Housecat, Roger Sanchez, Steve Lawler, Layo and Bushwaka, Shapeshifters, ATFC, Little Louie Vega Copyright, Marc Romboy, Pete Tong, Afrojack, Swwedish House Mafia, Bob Sinclair , to name a few.He also can be found playing at some of London’s best exclusive venues such as: The Whitehouse, Resident DJ @ Shoreditch / Soho House Supper Club London (2007-present) .he also usually plays all over europe ( resident dj summer 2004/2006 at Pin up – Ibiza) , Lisbon, Azzorre’s Islands, Barcelona, Zurich,Basel, Madrid , Amsterdam, Rome, Milan and all around Italy , Berlin , Cologne, New York, Paris,Cannes, San Francisco, Los Angeles, also annual dj at the Winter Music Conference in Miami. For the past three years he has also been recruited to play for the official BAFTA after party in London as well a the Cannes Film Festival for the past two years.
For the past 3 years Leonardo has received the prize for Boyz Magazine music awards in the following order and category : 2009 2nd Best new comer DJ, 2010 1st Best new comer DJ, and 2011 3rd Best Overall DJ.
Some of his clients include: David Beckham, Madonna, Dolce & Gabbana, Giorgio Armani, Elthon John, to name a few. Leonardo prides himself on a high standard of professionalism at all times and is always the perfect gentlemen..
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