Marco Moreggia

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Biography

  • Marco Moreggia, dj, producer. Founder of the group "I Ragazzi Terribili", in the mid-80' he was a pioneer of house music and creates a decade of events involving artists who performed for the first time in Italy and exclusively for the their evenings.
    Since the mid-80' he has been a reference point for the Italian night-life. With his group “I Ragazzi Terribili” he creates a bridge between Rome and New York organizing house music events and premiering artists for the first time in Italy (Adeva, Ten City, Ce Ce Rogers just to name a few). The group organizes memorable parties in many important clubs, such as Dancing Pichetti, Caffè Magnani, Opera Acid, Dream, Prometeo, Coliseum. Around the same time (late 1980's) he's the dj of Rome's Keith Haring event, in collaboration with NY's Pop Shop at Miralanza factory and organizes also the party for Lindsay Kemp's world tour. In 1991 he's the resident dj at Muccassassina and guest at Male Production parties, he participates to many dance festivals in Italy (such as Hipe in Caserta, Metropolis and KGB in Naples) and tours in many occupied spaces (Forte Prenestino, Villaggio Globale, Livello 57) and with the cultural association Art For Aids. He also is resident at Club 69 parties. Since the mid-90' he organizes the Radio Paradise Garage events (in homage to Larry Levan) along with Romina Romano, the art curator Francesca Pietracci and the director Carola Spadoni. The venues are Bar del Fico, then Caffè dell'Angelo in Rome. Visual arts, music, cinema are on the menu: many artists participate, some of these events get a lot of buzz (the video performance of Serbian Radio B92, the Donne In Nero performance from Kosovo). In 1999 he's invited to the Venice Biennale by the artists Andrea Nurcis and Enrico Corte for his first and only art experience: the video “Trasformazioni”, further presented in Berlin. He acts in the video “Dance” by Franco Silvestro. He creates the party Heart Attak with the art galleries RC and Il Ponte Contemporanea. He plays also at Riparte. From 2001 to 2006 he's resident dj at Supper Club Italia-Amsterdam and also works in many clubs and for many events: Mavù in Locorotondo, Hulala and Es Hotel in Rome, Where2go Production, Bartolo Cuomo's nights at Santa Lucia (with special guests such as Franca Valeri, Piera degli Esposti, Achille Bonito Oliva). Along with Sergio Colantuoni he has designed for many years music for fashion events in Milan, Rome and Florence (Ter et Bantine, Mila Schon, Braccialini, Brioni, Bruno Magli, Stefanel, Borsalino). In 2000 he plays at Qube and in Rimini at Paradiso with Gennaro Cimmino (Yellow Production night with guests DJ Yellow, DJ Gregory and Salomè de Bahia). In 2002 he creates with Alessio Pardo the Porn-Art night on a river barge where pornstars Cicciolina and Eva Henger perform. In July 2004 he's the dj for the event “Sport is in Fashion”, promoted by Altaroma and Vogue Italia at Stadio dei Marmi. In that occasion he makes a spot with Stefania DiPierro “Altaroma Mix” presenting the 2006 Olympic uniforms. He's a guest at MTV Music Award parties for BMG and Sony with special guests Duran Duran, Macy Gray, Usher, Naomi Campbell. He spins at Richard Branson's birthday party, for Tim Burton, for the premiere of the film Matrimoni e Pregiudizi, with TV personality Simona Ventura for the presentation of Torino Winter Olympics' Mascotte (Rome Termini Ala Mazzoniana). His music can be heard at the exhibition “Denim and Diamond” at Rome's Music Auditorium, at Diesel's in Altaroma, Gattinoni's and Rolling Stone. He's been for years also a music producer for many labels: Mystic Records, Irma Record, Bassline (he recording his second records in New York with dj producer VICTOR SIMONELLI), United Recordings . Among his works the cd Supperclub VI. With the association Open Space and SupperClub he created a non-profit cd for Unicef (SupperClub Limited Edition). For this project he created 5 original tracks sung by H.E.R., Stefania DiPierro, Nia Johnson, Wendy Lewis. In June 2005 “Rooms” by Pitti Immagine at Palazzo Corsini in Florence. For Altaroma and Vogue Italia “Dancing Party” at Villa Giulia in Rome. At Supper Club private party for “Elements of Life” where he plays for 100 people with Little Louie Vega. Always at Supper Club, memorable remains the improv sets with voice and music with Lucio Dalla. Pitti Fragranze, curated by Sergio Colantuoni in Florence. Brioni fashion show in Milan. In 2006 Marco creates two soundtracks, one for MTV, the other for the Suicide Girls movie (The Italian Villa). Vol. 10 of Supper Club cd. Tracklist for Dutch airline KLM. In 2006, more music for Rooms by Pitti Immagine, Brioni fashion show, opening party for Alta Moda in Rome at Spazio Etoile, Timberland party at Milano's Triennale. In 2007, he launches the Paradise Lovers party on Saturday nights at Dune club in Rome. He continues his collaboration with Pitti Immagine (Rooms 5-8), Brioni and Fragranze. He's artistic director of Nodrydance in Puglia with which he develops music festivals and art exhibitions. From 2007 to 2012 he curated the music for Maliparmi fashion shows in Padova and Milan. He plays in Lecce for Notte Bianca in 2010 and on that year he begins his collaboration with trumpetist Fabrizio Bosso, bass player Saturnino, pianist Antonello Salis, with whom he performs in many clubs. Memorable is their performance at Teatro Valle Occupato within the Colpo di Coda festival. Marco Moreggia and Fabrizio Bosso are working on an upcoming record signed by both for VERVE REC/UNIVERSAL MUSIC Another current project is “Direzione Alterità” curated by Marco and art critic Francesca Pieracci: visual arts, music, installations, readings, etc. This project is presented in various important theaters (Teatro India, Teatro Quirino, Teatro Eliseo). In 2012-2013 is artistic director of GoAferTea (music-performance-food-market) at Goa Club of Rome, is guest Dj for IPM FESTIVAL and CARNIVAL PARTY CREW, also as guest at IRIS BEACH CLUB in Beirut and BORGO EGNAZIA BEACH CLUB. From 2016 to 2019 works in numerous clubs Stadlin, at The Magick bar, at Les Marionnettes at the Hotel Butterfly, He is the artistic director of the first edition of the Festival Direction Alteritá in Cisternino in the Valle d'Itria, he deals with charity of the music of the A-Head events in Rome and London, is guest on the roof top of the St. Regis in Doha in Qatar, realizes an ep for the Mystic rec., organizes the evenings The Terrible Boys at the Space Theater and at the Goa Club, is invited by the Italian Embassy in Delhi and later by the Embassy of Germany for an important award, he was guest in the evening Buttons at About Blank in Berlin He's currently the resident dj at Goa Club, before at Radisson Blu Hotel Es and regular guest at Rising Love, Room 26 and Brancaleone in Rome, Arenile Reload in Naples, just to name a few . And he was a Dj for the Party to celebrate the OSCAR 2014 for the movie THE GREAT BEAUTY...
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    Selected discography

    1991 Three -bu' " I know love's on earth" (Mistyc Records) 1993 Three-bu' "Cre- Size the Day" ep (Antima) 1993 Wiwanyag Wachipi feat. Wendy Lewis " I don't want you I don't need you " (Bassline NyC ) 2003 Supper Club Vol.6 ( Compilation ) United 2004 2 tracks for the soundtrack Suicide Girls " The italian Villa " (USA movie ) 2004 Supper Club Limited edition ( compilation with 5 original tracks ) 2014 Magic Susi ( Album) Verve Records 2018 "Journey ep" Mistyc Records