Magillian & Nuno Aqua
★ MAGILLIAN & NUNO AQUA ★
DaTribe Records ★ Op Art Café
We♥After Hours @ BARdoCAIS
Benchmark Booking Germany
MAGILLIAN is a name that needs no introduction in Portuguese Dance Scene, from Deep House to Techno, his versatility and musical tastes led him to be invited to perform in some of the best clubs/national events and to share the booth with recognized names in the electronic music world, as Adam Bayer, Andrea Bertolini, Beckers, D-Formation, David Herrera, Dj Vibe, Dub Taylor, Ian Oliver, Jim Masters, Julia Lautner, Lutzenkirchen, Markus Lange, Mark Schulz, Oliver Huntemann, Paul Darey, Ramon Tapia, Sian, Steve Dare, Tigerskin, among many others.
He was the first national DJ to be invited to perform in the world tour events of worldwide renowned clubs of Ibiza, such as “El Divino” and “Café Mambo”. His work has been internationally recognized by being invited to perform in countries like South Africa (Durban), Spain (Baleares, Barcelona, Madrid, Tenerife), Belgium (Bruxels) and most recently in 2009 Christmas, far away in China (Hong Kong and Sengzhen). In January 2009 he was also invited to join the roster of the international renowned agency “BerlinBenchMark” (http://www.myspace.com/benchmarkbooking), alongside big names of the German House and Techno as Ben Hoffman, Benicio, Dynanim , David Keno, Jaxson, John Spring, Julia Lautner or Sierra.
Magillian is also famous for his monthly nights in Lisbon mythical “Op Art Café Club”, his 6 hours sets in “We love AfterHours” mornings at Bar do Cais, as half ofthe duo Faceoffdjs, a project that he has in partnership with the National Veteran DJ Luis Leite and more recently for he’s musical productions in partnership with portuguese producer Nuno Aqua (Dance Tv) on CrossWorld records (U.K.)
Dance Tv / DaTribe Records
Born in 1979 in Lisbon, he was always a great passionate for night and for electronic music, and early started to attend clubs of reference at the time. It was the golden years of the Lisbon night in venues such as the Alcântara-Mar, Paradise Garage and Clímax.
Still young, at the age of 15 he started taking his first steps in electronic scene by djing at his home, hobby that it had to abandon due the circumstances of life.
Some years later, he distinguishes in the area of the audio visuals and TV, and in 2006 becomes the responsible technician of the one and only program of Portuguese dance music scene, “Dance TV”. This TV show is in its tenth fifth series, and is broadcasted in SIC Radical. In 2007, he..s nominated producer of the program, fact that helped to awake his never forgotten passion.
Encouraged by some friends, such as DJ The Fox, Jay Lion, Bárbara Romero, soon began to elaborate his gigs at home, playing at some parties, and has one weekly hour in “Noite FM” an online radio, where his dj sets are a mix of the finest selection of house, electro and techno.
At the moment his main activity is based in audio visuals, television, advertising, and as a result in “Dance Tv”, one of his truly passions. He is also attending the course of production in “MK2” with a name of reference, Zé Mig-L, never forgetting what is happening in the national and international dance scene, in some of the most popular events in the country.
Magillian and Nuno Aqua’s tracks