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PONY is a fixture in the NYC downtown nightlife and art scene as a DJ and Artist. Born in Italy in 1986, he came to the city at age 17 to study design at the Fashion Institute of Technology.
Working alongside nightlife and entertainment legends, he soon became a staple to the city that never sleeps. His mixes and live sets are enjoyed from coast to coast and beyond, with mix streams from his website in over 100 countries worldwide. Some of his notable achievements in nightlife include being named one of HX Magazines Top 9 people in nightlife under the age of 25 to watch in 2009, which featured him on the cover. He was also named one of Paper Magazines Beautiful People of 2009. His residency at Gild Hall Hotel was named Best Gay Night in the 2011 annual issue of Best of NY by New York Magazine. His events have been featured in multiple issues of Time Out New York as Critics Pick for Nightlife. DNA Magazine (Australia) called Pony NYCs Hottest Gay DJ in 2011. He has been nominated for six nightlife awards. In 2012 he started spinning for the Burning Man art collective Disorient, and became resident DJ for Carmel Productions.
His experience has taken him from the downtown bars to the city's chicest hotel lounges, midtown mega clubs, warehouses in Brooklyn, and everywhere in between playing alongside the hottest DJs and producers in the underground scene. No matter the venue, his unique style and thoughtful selection is sure to take the dance floor on a magical journey of sound. Drawing from a diverse range of musical and visual art influences Pony combines a passion for music with a dynamic personality. He lives in Manhattan.