DJ MICK started to DJ at age 17. In 1999, he collaborated with local Hip-Hop artists such as Andrew E, Chill, Madd Poets and Ghetto Dogz. He’s included in the album of Ghetto Dogz and RAP ARTIST OF THE PHILIPPINES produced by Dongalo Music under Viva Records and Chill’s album under Sony Music Philippines. In 2000 DJ MICK entered the club scene and has worked with the best clubs and bars in Manila such as ZU, CATS, TRAVESIA, WINNERS, C2 and CLUB MARS. He also opened for international djs such as ROGER SANCHEZ and DANNY HOWELLS, Summer 2003 he djed at the launch party of Channel [V] Philippines and toured around Philippines’ best vacation spots such as Boracay, Iloilo, Bacolod and Cebu.
In 2004, DJ MICK made headlines as the premier dj of CULTURE CLUB, the best Hip-Hop Club in the Philippines and was chosen as a endorser for FUBU. During this time he did the opening sets for legendary Hip-Hop Djs ICEY ICE, SHORTKUT and DJ QBERT. In the same year he left for the US and guest djed in L.A., Westpalm Beach FL, and Atlanta GA.
In 2008, He went to Shanghai, China and the rest was history. With residencies and numerous parties and out of town events, DJ MICK is the busiest DJ in town. Versatility, creativity and skill makes him a cut above the rest, whether its Hip-Hop, House, Electronic, Funk, Old school… you name it.. DJ MICK is a force to recon with.
Residencies in Shanghai :
SWITCH DJS (MANILA)
PROJECT TEMPO DJS (MANILA)
Recent DJ Guestings:
- GUEST DJ FOR VERTU LAUNCH PARTY IN HONGKONG (NOVEMBER 2014)
- OPENING SET FOR BLOODYBEETROOTS AT THE ABSOLUT BLACK BOX EVENT, SHANGHAI (NOVEMBER 2014)
- IN STORE DJ FOR NIKE MARATHON 2014 (OCTOBER 2014)
- GUEST DJ FOR COACH IN SANYA (SEPT 2014)
- REDBULL THRE3STYLE COMPETITOR IN MANILA, PHILIPPINES (JULY 2014)
- DJ FOR MAYHEM IN MACAO (JULY 2014)
- GUEST DJ AT MAZZO CLUB, NANJING (APRIL 2014)
2014 EXTREME GAMES ASIA - OFFICIAL DJ
2013 1ST EXTREME GAMES ASIA - OFFICIAL DJ
2011-2012 ASIAN X-GAMES SHANGHAI - OFFICIAL DJ
2010-2011 ASIAN X-GAMES SHANGHAI - OFFICIAL DJ
Past DJ Gigs :
D-10, Shelter, Velvet Lounge, Zeal, Curve, Yucca, Upper East, Barbarossa, Sin, Monkey Bar, Sugar (the Collection), Dragon, M1nt, Mao, Park 97, Racks, Matt & Flo Events, Rockstar Events
DJ Guestings outside Shanghai :
Jinan, Nanjing, Nantong, Guangzou China
Articles / Features:
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