NO WALLS PODCAST #002 - ELLIE PETTERSSON by No Walls published on 2014/05/19 00:00:02 +0000 A Barcelona based Dj/producer from Brazil, who in the early 80's moved from Rio De Janeiro to Finland,Although her father, a Funk 60’s radio jockey from a Brazilian radio station used to say:“Night life and clubs... ““They aren't the best choice for a girl like you”. the cultural contrast between 2 continents enriched by her funky roots took its natural course and life pointed directly towards Electronic Music. Little did she know that by becoming involved in promoting the fresh and forbidden electronic scene during the early 90's in Helsinki she would soon begin to break all daddy's rules. Later working for at Channel 3' a Finnish dance Music program (Yurkki Electric Circus), she saw a newly born concept of Electronic Music portrayed on National TV. Some years later, Ellie moved to the United Kingdom and found her self in a 90`s London that was drenched in music and fighting to keep its warehouse parties a secret.Tall Paul, Sister Bliss, The Prodigy,Boy George, Seb Fontaine, Pete Tong, Judge Jules, had taken London by a storm. The sounds generated in Turnmills welcomed evenings amongst the brotherhood of those who moved the music, the night life of West End and a whole industry behind it.Ellie likes to draw her inspiration from the masters of Funk, Soul and early House Music from Chicago & Detroit.