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- MASKIK Records
- MASKIK on the web
- R.D.A. Records
Lino Pallotta, aka PAUL8, is a DJ \ Italian producer.
The sound of his sets and productions is characterized by a sound dirty and
aggressive structured in environments "DeepTechno and TechnoFUNCKY".
His training began in the early nineties and is based on 2 key moments:
- The study of the electric bass and attendance at the Underground City, club
leaders where made their appearance the more famous Italian and International DJs.
And 'there that PAUL8 falls in love with house music.
Is surprised by how the DJs were using turntables and mixer, that is like
struments. Sò buying a pair of turntables and a mixer. Use of the bass's amplifier
as a low-cash and start exercising also playing for 15-17 hours.
After a couple of years of training, birthdays and private parties makes its debut
in the temple of dance music: disco.
The technique of PAUL8 at the console is more superfine and knows how to entertain
For this starts to play in the most important disco of his area, conducts a radio
program, writes a column in a newspaper music and strives to raise awareness about
the house music to a wider audience.
Meanwhile, a close friend musician him to discover the magical world of Hard disck
Buy (also indebtedness) a PC, a soundcard and a midi keyboard.
Thanks to the love of house music and his musical studies it seemed that his career
would explode at any moment but instead beams a long stop for almost 7 years due to
serious personal problems, during which, however, has never withdrew from the study
and research of electronic sound.
Exceeded the problems decided to take the road left and in just 7 months can
produce and publish a single and two EP for 3 different record labels including
Maskik Records and the RDA Records.
His first release whit a minimal/tech House track reaches the fifth position in the ranking of itunes before:
Daft Punk, Fatboy Slim, The Chemical Brothers & Gigi D'Agostino.
The future will be full of commitments to PAUL8: many and new releases,
collaborations with important artists as well as a discotour to know his music.