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Roberto Costa (PISK), producer and programmer of electro music from Palermo, was born and raised amid sounds, he has always been surrounded by musical instruments and started to approach self-taught production in 2000 at the age of 13.
Creator and producer of several projects such as “Swingrowers” (ElectroSwing) and “Pisk & Moe” (Drum&Bass), he also works independently in productions, partnerships and remixes of different genres. In 2011 he won the first prize in two international Remix Contests: the first one in a drum&bass contest for “DotVibes”, reggae band of Turin, the second for the record label Subculture Music of Maztek in the ElectroPunk “Bassmati” project.
He currently works with the Freshly Squeezed Music, an english record label with whom he realized, in cooperation with the singer Loredana Grimaudo, the first record of the Swingrowers project called “Pronounced Swing-Grow’ers”. He played in various countries travelling in Italy, England, France, Germany, Belgium, Austria, taking part in major festivals and acquiring contacts and experience with world renowned artists.
He participates with Nah & Rooge in the release of the EP “Sunstroke”, a ElectroHouse remix, for the Milanese label High Scream Records, expected to be distributed 26 November 2012.