DJ MFR resides in San Francisco, California, U.S.A. His musical history began at the early age of 18 when he began to djing in Rome.
MFR’s musical influences range from reggae, hip-hop and soul, to classic rock and jazz. In 1990 he connected strongly with the soothing sounds of soulful house music. Soon after, he began DJ’ing to express and share his selection of deep, soothing soulful house music with others.
Moving to San Francisco in 1995, he immediately started playing in local clubs. In recent years he has begun writing and experimenting with electronic music.
In 1997 Marco together with Miguel “Migs” and Bruno Ybarra started Transport Recordings, an independent label today well established in the underground scene.
Currently he can be found in the studio writing music ranging from deep house vocal songs and dubs, to funky late night disco tracks and smooth down tempo jams. A flavor for all the dance floors.
In the recent years DJ MFR together with San Francisco based producer Vincent Kwok started a production called “NEW MONDO”. The first two releases are now out on San Francisco label Eight Fifteen Recordings.
He can also be found spinning regularly at all of San Francisco night clubs, such as: BACKFLIP “Mary’s Body and Soul”, “Gravity”, “Wet” 1015 FOLSOM “Release”, “Heavy Rotation”, RUBY SKYE “DRY”, “Discover”, “Square” , SKYLARK “Sundays” 550 BARNAVALD “Stompy”, UP&DOWN CLUB, THE TOP, THE BLIND TIGER “Clique”, “Electrolush”, THE IRON “Opus”, BASE “Here&Now”,“Pure”, THE GALAXY “Fame”, “5150”, MANHATTAN LOUNGE “Scuba” , 111 Minna “Oxygen”, “Atmosphere”, DNA lounge “Family Funktion” any many other..
DJ MFR has traveled the world headlining events in cities such as Vancouver, Rome, Florence, LA, Seattle, Miami, Nashville etc.