37 Years at the Forefront of the Brazilian Electronic Scene *
With more than 37 years of career as a DJ Magal has been at the forefront of the Brazilian underground scene as resident of the legendary clubs Madame Satã, Rose Bom Bom, Cais and Hoellisch, Columbia, Stereo, Vegas, D-Edge, Lions Club, Club Jerome and specially the famous Cio party which he co-founded. His extensive musical background made him an essential character in the history of the electronic scene, spreading genres such as Post-Punk, Synth-Pop, Industrial, Electro, Electronic Body Music (EBM), Acid House and Techno through his formidable sets. His sense of boldness, vanguardism and deep music research granted repertories of genres that influenced the Electronic Music played today. Owner of a vast music knowledge, he has already been invited to play in important festivals such as Nokia Trends-SP, Sònar-SP, Spirit Of London-SP, Locca Festival Open Air (Weimar-Germany), Skol Beats-SP, Tribaltech Reborn-PR, Injeção Eletronica -SC, Dekmantel SP 2018 and Time Warp SP 2018. Abroad, his fame earned him invitations to play in Paris, London, Glasgow, Barcelona, Santiago, Viña Del Mar, Buenos Aires, Mendoza, Lisbon, Amsterdam, Berlin, Leipzig and Weimar. He won the award for best Electro DJ in 2004 by the specialized magazine DJ Sound. His sets are posted on Tim Sweeney DFA's critically acclaimed NYC Beats in Space, Boiler Room, Amsterdam's Red Light Radio and Lot Radio NYC. DJing professor in the Electronic Music Production Course at University Anhembi-Morumbi for 12 years, DJ Magal is a monthly guest of the most important conceptual nights in Brazil such as ODD, Capslock and Blum. Magal also produces and curates the monthly program Radiography, which is hosted by the online radio Na Manteiga, where he brings relevant guests from the Brazilian electronic scene. Boldness, charisma and attitude make his presentations impossible to forget, full of strength and history.
DJ Magal’s tracks