Uakoz from the hot Sicilian capital: Palermo, developed his strong passion for music from a very early age. The Italian started self-teaching himself with a drum machine and exploring free music softwares after being hypnotized to Techno and Minimal beats. Having built a solid production skills in his hometown, in 2011 he decided to take things further joining the SAE institute in Milan and completing the course with outstanding results.
With a full set of new skills acquired through both studying and playing his very first international gigs, Uakoz moved to London (where he has been based since 2013) to pursue his dream of developing a successful music carrier and broaden his musical perceptions.
His productions got the attention of many in particular of the well-known duo: Pig&Dan, who decided to get his productions released in their own imprint: Elevate. The release included 4 tracks EP called ‘’Handtrace’’ , The main track was also released on Vinyl - one of his best achievement for someone relatively new to the music industry. After 2 following EPs on the label, where his track ‘’Disappeared’’ got subsequently licensed to ‘’Live In Tokyo’’ CD compilation by John Digweed on Bedrock Rec, label boss decided to get him to remix their own tune called ‘’ On The Way To Holland’’ making him a regular on the label.
Fast forward another 4 tracks EP ‘’Don’t Leave’’ this time in collaboration with SAE classmate: Alex Lentini, including a remix from Dubspeeka, got signed on legendary Monika Kruse’s: Terminal M, and being played and supported by many worldwide Djs such: Carl Cox, Adam Beyer & Ida Engberg, Enrico Sangiuliano, Pan-Pot, Tocadisco, Wally Lopez, D-Unity, Reform, Skober, and many more.
He got the absolute honor to get one of his track on the exclusive
‘’27 Years of Space Ibiza’’ CD compilation mixed by Pig&Dan alongside Carl Cox and Mark Brown,
Among tracks from big artists such: Nicole Moudaber, Julian Jeweil, Luca Agnelli, Nic Fanciulli, Jon Rundell, Carlo Lio and many more.
In 2018 he got amazed to see his remix for veteran: Eric Sneo, played at Privilege in Ibiza for his Resistance party.
Now signed to Planet Rhythm, KMS, Riot, Prospect Records, OFF Recordings, Respekt Recordings. remixing and remixed from big names in the scene like: Dubspeeka, Loco & Jam, Ramon Tapia, The Yellowheads, Hollen, Gallya, Balthazar & Jackrock, Dj Jock, Durtysoxxx, Andre Crom, Angy Kore, Aitor Ronda, Agent Orange
Many times behind the decks he proved his skills maturated with time which brought him to play in many events around the world cities like: Bahrain, Los Angeles, Amsterdam, Nantes, Split and many more.
One of his best gig ever was for Junction 2 Launch party at Tobacco Dock in London in December 2018 playing beside legends: Adam Beyer and Joel Mull.
He took part in almost all Terminal M showcases, since 2015, and did many appearances in many shows at renomated Egg London which became his residency club which gave him the honor to share the decks with artists like: Monika Kruse (Of course), Mark Reeve, Joyhauser, Ramiro Lopez Frankyeffe, Paride Saraceni, Bart Skills, Gary Beck, Paul Ritch, Dubspeeka, Oliver Huntemann, Sinisa Tamamovic and many more.
In 2018 he has been invited from Pig&Dan to take part in their exclusive’’Elevate’’ label showcase powered by DJ Mag
alongside label mate: Aitor Ronda, and live streamed on the web.
In less words his devotion and passion for music brought him where he belongs and where he's supposed to be and where he want to stay, forever.
...Music is everything!