I Am Da Rock
stage name of Giorgio Apruzzese,
is an upcoming italian DJ/Producer, class '92,
born and raised in the south of Italy, in San Giorgio Del Sannio (Benevento).
About 10 years of career, although the young age,
started in the beginning with an apporach as a musician,
then as a producer and finally as a DJ,
this kind of route,
pushed him in a steadily searching to mix together his love for sweet melodies to the power of groove and,
in the same way,
his old school background to the new school vanguards.
So his music can be defined like a unity of past, present and future,
no genre, just music.
This is clearly the feeling you have listening his best-known track,
his bootleg of "River Flows In You", the renowned composition for soloist piano by Yiruma,
that he re-interpretated in an electronic key and that was played by about 1 million people around the world on YouTube, SoundCloud, etc.
thanks to the vocal version made by the german well known DJ and Mash-Up Maker David Wessel aka Mash-Up Germany.
But "River Flows In You" is just one of a great number of tracks (original mix, remix, bootleg, mash-up, edit)
he produced during this years, in a non-stop work between studio and live shows
give him the chance to
be supported by DJs From Mars, Cedric Gervais and many more,
get positive feedbacks by Merk & Kremont, Flatdisk and many others,
be playlisted by Sirius XM (USA), M2O (Italy) and many else.
Close to the Producer activity he added radio experice, working to the direction of
the radio format "AUDIO ZONE LIVE",
a radioshow broadcasted in WEB & FM in the whole Italy,
having the possibility to get in touch with bright national and international names of the scene such as :
Claudio Coccoluto, Luca Agnelli, Federico Scavo, Stefano Pain, Gary Caos,
Alaia & Gallo, Rudeejay, Sergio Mauri, Alex Colle, Deborah De Luca, Iossa, Francesco Sarzi and several others.
He actually get a partnership as member of #DBMAFIA, the first italian kind of label founded by Luke DB,
specialized in the release of mash-up/bootleg.
In these years he gave life to his growing-up own radioshow too : "#way2rave",
a podcast selection meeting focused on sharing of the music he plays in his sets
past, present, future.
Like DJ, in his live show loves to play with music skilling on the mix with acapellas, samples, fx
and mostly worked until nowadays in the south of Italy in well known clubs and festivals like :
UNITED MUSIC FESTIVAL (Benevento), SMILE DISCO (Benevento), SAYONARA LUXURY DISCO (Benevento), MAYDAY (Benevento),
BLANKO' MUSIC CLUB (Morcone), KIBANDA CLUB (Morcone), TUNTUNECO DISCO CLUB (Montesarchio), BIG BEN (Avellino),
SUNSET (Ariano Iripino), POIS MUSIC HALL (Salerno) and more
sharing the stage with big names of the italian scene like : Cristian Marchi, Mirkolino and so on
managed by WITCH MANAGEMENT.
In 2015 he moved to London to work on his new musical projects,
gaining an international touch to his journey into the music and keep following his dreams ...
feeling a vibe,
do you ?
Tracks and playlists liked by DA ROCK