Nic Fanciulli’s summer highlight


Nic Fanciulli (read here other news) that DJ/producer/label owner of renown has had quite a summer. From playing a six hour back to back session with Carl Cox, a birthday party with Digweed, and organising his own festival he has barely had time to sit down.

Fanciulli spent a good deal of time in Ibiza this summer playing in the clubs and the 100th release for the album Saved is not far off.

The Social Festival in Mote ParkMaidstone this year will feature the likes of Earth, Wind, & Fire as well as Sister Sledge. The festival takes place this weekend.

And according to Fanciulli that session with Carl Cox was not only one his favourite moments but also, Cox’s.

“He’s (Cox) put it in his top five favourite moments of his whole Ibiza career. We recorded the whole thing and put it out and the feedback has been amazing,” says Fanciulli.

Fanciulli is one of the biggest Britishelectronic music producers in the last 10 years and with aGrammy nomination under his belt, Fanciulli has places to go.

The producer has worked with the likes of UnderworldKylie MinogueU.N.K.L.ELoco DiceJosh Wink, and Tracey Thorn and released on labels such as Rejected and Souvenir.


Calvin Harris’s girlfriend doesn’t like his music

Rita Ora and Calvin Harris pictured leaving Nobu Berkeley restaurant and arriving at Proud Camden Galleries in Camden, London, UK

British artist Calvin Harris may be one of the most popular musicians right now and being requested to write songs by such artists as Rihanna and Kylie Minogue but his own girlfriend doesn’t seem to appreciate his music.

The Scotsman said his girlfriend, fellow musician Rita Ora, doesn’t like his music, which is dance music. He has said the two are unlikely to produce any songs together as they are trying to keep their business and personal lives separate.

Forbes magazine earlier this month named Harris the top-earning DJ of 2013 with $46 million. Tiesto was named number two on the Forbes list. Harris and Tiesto are to go on a UK Tour entitled “Greater Than” starting in December.

The tour will cover BelfastDublinLondonManchester, and Glasgow. Harris has the record for the most top 10 hits from a studio album in the UK. The previous record was nine held by Michael Jackson.

Harris, who was born Adam Wiles in Scotland, is also a songwriter and record producer. He released his first studio album in 2007 and had a follow-up album in 2009. The Albanian-born Ora had her first release in 2007 when she appeared on Craig David’s song “Awkward”.