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Biography Alessandro Otiz (Greece)

DJ, Producer and vocalist Alessandro Otiz was born in Thesalloniki in 1980. His dj career began by spinning Drum n Bass back in 1994 at the R Basement Club.

By 1995 Alessandro had started his own radio show on Super FM 108 and throughout the Greek summer season of '95 he had a busy schedule as resident dj at 3 Floor, Clubcafe, Gate 8 Club and After 5 Club.

In 1997 Alessandro opened his own bar named "101", where he organised many events with well-known local and international dj's. From 1998 until 2002 he set up many other events in clubs and bars in Thessaloniki and Northern Greece.

2002 was the year that GrooveTech Team began and played resident dj at the Art in Progress bar with many local Greek dj's; also in 2003 Alessandro started experimenting seriously as a producer with different style of electronic music, especially house and techno. Now as an established international dj Alessandro Otizs style is Nu Disco, Deep House and Tech House.

The dj's and producers that have inspired Alessandro are Stacey Pullen - Ben Watt - add2basket - Chris Minus - Redondo - Gorge - Jimpster - Jay Tripwire - Soul Minority - Tuccilo

As well as being resident dj at Clubcafe, ArtHouse Gallery, Ghetto Lux and La Doze Alessandro has played in clubs such as After 5 - Drop Club - Buzios Club - Arthouse Club - Art in Progress - Zero Club - Alien Club - Graffity Club - Gate 8 - Lunafest Festival - Milko Festival - Boutique Club - Beach Complex Festival - Buzz Bar - Zunior Warehouse - Kalamitsi Beach Bar - German Bar - X Club - Plus8 Bar - Cubik Club - Skybar - Q Club - Bandiera Bar - Clubcafe - Isalos Bar - Ghetto Lux - RealRock&Rolla - Block33 and more..

Alessandro Otiz is a reviewer for Mixmag (UK) - Big Shot Magazine (US) - 128andUp (US) - Burn Studios (EU) - Tribes Magazine (US) - Vybe Mag (US) - DJ News Magazine (BE) and more... Alessandro's music has been charted by the likes of Inland Knights, Echonomist, Jesse Saunders , DIGITALmusikanten,Superbreak, Actual Sounds,The Funk Hunters and many more.

Alessandro Otiz has already had releases on Karmic Power Records (USA) - Broken Records / Don't fixit Music (USA) - Harlem muzik Ink. (USA) - Groove Life Records (FR)
DeadFunk Music (UK) - New Era Recordings (UK) - Sajgon Records (SL) - Kraak Records (GR) - High Strings Recordings (GR) - Madison Square Rec (GR)