Marcelo Castelli – Dj Producer Remixer
Soulman Music ,MuzikXPress,South American House,Minimo Records, South American Groove,Ministry of Sound,CR2,Alternative Route ,Hooj Choons,Kismet ,Stereo Productions,Fluential,Low Pressings,Release Records,Musiq,Magna,Reference Records,Cream Records.
Marcelo is originally from Montevideo Uruguay and have been mixing the Candombe sound rhythm that cames from Africa but played by most of the Uruguayans with the electronic music since 1992 .With this particulary sound Castelli had created his own style taking the tribal sound to next level.
Marcelo is one of the dj´s producers Latin America Icons .He have been djying for more than 15 years around the world and producing lots of excellents tracks and remixes.
Legendary Dj Danny Rampling on Dj Mag december 2005 had mention Marcelo Castelli as one of the top 10 future djs.
His oficial CD Mix Tribalism Vol 2 in asociation with Dj Hardware is out now in US.
His remixes of the GRAMMY AWARDS WINNER Los Tangueros for Bajo Fondo Tango Club (Vibra/ Universal) had rich number 2 in the Bilboard Club Play chart in September 2003 .
Marcelo Castelli has more than 100 originals tracks almost 100 vinyls records and more than 60 remixes releases in excellent labels such as – CR2,Ministry of Sound,Kismet Records ,Low Pressings, Hooj Choons ,Stereo-Productions,Alternative Route,Musiq,Fluential ,Cream,Iberican Recordings,Magna Recordings,Illustrious,Release Grooves,Referense Records,Tribo,En Soul,Votu, Vibra/Universal, Xplosion Records,Wanted ,Bonita Musica, JellyBean Records and House Work .
Muzik magazine called him the South American maestro when “Sonar” ,signed to Kismet Records, hit the streets in April 2002. It reached number 13 on the UK based magazine Muzik Magazine as well as high placement on Djs charts from around the globe.
Sonar (Kismet Records) was included in the Best Essential Mix of the year released by Sander Kleinenberg in BBC Radio 1.
With more than 18 years experience as a dj and 15 years as a producer Marcelo Castelli has now travelled over 1 million kms around the world playing his music in the 5 continents and more than 25 countries for crowds in the bests clubs in cities such as:
Paris,Moscu,London,Ibiza,Zurich, Amsterdam, Barcelona ,Copenhaguen, Stockolm,Oslo,Montreal,Hong Kong,Singapore,Kuala Lumpur,Jakarta,Bali,Tokyo, Sofia,Vourgas,Varna,Vilnius,Kaunas,Oporto,Algarve,Miami,Atlanta,Mexico City,Acapulco,Punta Cana ,Panama,Guatemala,Costa Rica,Bogota, Barranquilla,Cali,Medellin,Perreira,Lima,Santiago de Chile,Rio de Janeiro,San Pablo, Porto Alegre,Florianopolis,Cordoba,Asuncion,Montevideo,Minas and Punta del Este.
Almost all his tracks were played in Radio 1 and Kiss Fm in Uk and the best radios from around th world .
His recent project Castelli & Perazzoli – On The Road track on Alternative Route was one of the top summer track in the summer of Europe 2006 ,having several plays on Radio One and was included on Pure Pacha Ibiza 2006 Mixed by Pete Tong.
The versatility of his productions have allowed him to release tracks such as Caveman, Sonar, and Raices, all tracks that make you go mental without loosing the dancefloor feeling. Tracks like Tribalismo, Jungleman( # 6 in Dj Mag chart),Tambores del Sur or On Drums that are pure tribal house as it’s best and have proven to rock many dancefloor’s around the world. It’s no wonder why some of the top progressive and tribal jocks are choosing to use Marcelo’s tracks on a routine basis.
He also have been working with one of the best Uruguayan Musician Gaston Ackermann
Dj´s Playing his music :
Among those that are showing their support are Sasha, John Digweed, Danny Tenaglia, PeteTong, Deep Dish,Dave Seaman, Danny Howells, Satoshi Tomiie, Steve Lawler, Sander Kleinenberg, Nick Warren,Hernan Cattaneo,Timo Maas,Anthony Pappa,Chris Fortier, Dj Seb Fontaine ,Nukem, Chab, Dj Gogo, Flash Brothers,Peace Division,Chus and Ceballos,Saeed and Palash Tom Stephan,Peter Bailey and the list goes on and on .
He had played in the San Pablo Fashion Week one of the most important Fashion event in the world and also composed the music for one of the best brasilean fahion designer Ricardo Almeida parade.
Ministry of Funk is his latest House proyect success ,toping charts at the best digital shops ,palyed by best house djs and licensing Ministry of Funk tracks to top labels such as Ministry of Sound and CR2.
Tracks such as The Dancer,Sax Life and Funky Nation were top ten at Beatport and number 1 at Juno Download,and Dj Download.
Marcelo Castelli Labels
He Owns and run 6 Labels with Worldwide Distribution and Exclusive Dealas with the best
Digital shops in the world
Soulman Muisc ,MuzikXpress,South Ameircan House,Minimo Records,South American Groove,Supermusic Records.
Soulman Music https://www.beatport.com/en-US/html/content/label/detail/1436/soulman_music
Muzik X Press https://www.beatport.com/en-US/html/content/label/detail/1437/muzik_x_press
Southamerican House https://www.beatport.com/en-US/html/content/label/detail/1435/south_american_house
Minimo Records https://www.beatport.com/en-US/html/content/label/detail/2083/minimo_records
Supermusic Records https://www.beatport.com/en-US/html/content/label/detail/3194/supermusic_records