Ferdinando was born in October 1973. He started to approach the world of music first with recorded tapes and only later in 1989 with a proper record player, having already his pseudonym Dj Masterkaos and playing around Ticino joining the responsible of “Disco Sound Altec” Sandro P. during the years of the first 360° pop-rock-metal’s parties and other events ( Conza Lugano, Palapenz Chiasso, Fevi Locarno, Espocentro Bellinzona).
In 1994 Dj Masterkaos played at the first Ticino Rave Party, called “Pyro Space part.1” (Giornico), organized from the Street Parade’s organizer “Evolution”. By this time, Zurich already had new music styles, as Trance, Tech House, Hardtrance, Happycore, still unknown in Ticino.
From 1995 he started to play in several clubs and after-hours party in Ticino (Alhambra, Amici miei, Scaramouche, Beep Bop Alula, Discomania, Cyberspace, Covo, Centri, Seven Club) and in Italy (Delirium Club, Insomnia Disco). After a short break he came back with a project called “Illogical Frequencies” (Dj Masterkaos and Dj Maxwell Oxonn), approaching for a while the minimal and elektro sounds, playing in several places as Gipsy Bar, Monroe, Living Room Lugano, Garage club, Carnival parties.
In 2006 Dj Masterkaos approached for the first time psychedelic trance sound, playing in few evening’s party around Ticino and in Bologna, Italy, at the Street Parade. This event gave him the right feeling to discover and work in the psychedelic music. In summer 2007 was born the project called “GOANICA” founded by Ferdinando Q. alias Dj Masterkaos and Mauro R. Thanks to this project, Dj Masterkaos start to play in several important GOA party around Ticino (Mesocco Castle, Mystical Birthday, Goanica at Work, Psychedelic Vision…) and in 2010 he played at Summer Never End and many others party.In 2011 the most important party in Ticino Digital Waves 3 edition and most other party.The 2012 it's good beginning with most presence in a club that is important in Ticino, the Living Room ,than other party in Angel's Club and 7chakras in Italy,... than in march he play at the 3th of event 604 Spirit at Bienne.At the least in the 2013 begin with a Big dj set @ Mystica 2013, Lunar eclipse 2013 (ita), GoaProject 2013 (Ita), Summer Never end 2013, Black moon Festival 2013 (ita)...and now...stay tuned...
Remember: Let the Spirit & Music Goa!!!