Mon, 3 December 2007
Rod B. & Alvaro Garfunk bring you the premiere of "Miami Underground Movement."
Rodrigo Barreto, a Brazilian-American, has been involved with music and events since his adolescence. Between 1996 to 2000, he promoted clubs and produced parties in the state of Rio de Janeiro. It was in the year 2000, when he moved to Miami, that his passion for elecronic music began and his career as a dj.
In 2001, he became involved in the underground club scene in Miami, spinning in small clubs and private parties, and frequenting larger clubs, such as Space and Crobar. Rodrigo hás always been influenced by big DJs like John Digweed, Sasha, and Tom Stephan.
In 2007,with much knowledge and experience in the electronic music realm, he searched for additional knowledge and new horizons. He graduated in Audio Technology (Recording Arts) as an áudio engineer and music producer from the reputable school, SAE Miami. He became a member of the recording academy/grammy. In the same year, he was invited to work as an áudio engineer and assisted in producing at the WMC (Winter Mucis Conference) and at the 22nd Annual International Dance Music Awards (IDMW), the biggest conference of music electronica in the world.
Presently, Rodrigo hás been working in his home studo on new productions along side Dj and Producer from Texas,Tim funatik, aka Heizler. Recently, he went on a tour in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil in November 2007 with his new project, M.U.M. Duo (Miami Underground Movement), along with another Miami DJ and Producer, Alvaro Garfunk. An upcoming tour hás already been established and he plans to return to rio in february 2008. This time with Dj and Producer, Rafael Abiramia, with the M.U.M Project 4Decks, using two laptops MacBook Pro and two Tracktor Scratch 3. Besides presenting himself in parties and clubs in Miami.
Rodrigo owns and coordinates a weekly Podcast from miami the www.miamiundergroundmovement.com, , with upcoming producers and global DJ’s, such as Umek, James Talk, Jelo, Christian Smith, among others.
So enjoy and don’t let the music stop.
The recording Academy /Grammy-Member
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