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Lele Sacchi

Behind the decks since 1995 and a whole life dedicated to the world of music Lele Sacchi is now internationally recognised as one of the leaders of Italy's electronic and house music scene. He nearly completed an all around the world trip djing in the best clubs and events (from Los Angeles to Shanghai, from London to Ibiza and festivals as Timewarp and Sonar and so on), records music especially with the project Boogie Drama (releasing tracks for some of the coolest european electronic and house labels such as Systematic, 20-20 Vision, Get Physical, Moodmusic, Liebe Detail, Brique Rouge and many others) and runs the saturday night national show Radio2 Inthemix on state broadcaster Rai.

He shaped Milan's Magazzini Generali since year 2000 (voted best club by MTV and hosting the cream of the scene such as Richie Hawtin, Chemical Bros., Jeff Mills, Carl Cox, Ricardo Villalobos and so on and does soundesigning for fashion brands and exhibitions (from Adidas to Prada to Edra.
Lele Sacchi is one the founders and managers of Elita, the festival and production company and since 2008 embarked in a new weekly high-profile club night called Classic at Tunnel, Milan.

Being such a devoted music scholar you can also find him teaching a course of 'History of dance music and subcultures' at IED (European Design Institute). In 2012 Italy's biggest newspaper 'La Repubblica' mentioned Lele as one of the 25 figures who shaped Milan in the past 25 years.

[8bit | Wax Jam | Esperanza - Italy]

Longside the endless boulevards and among the industrial Turin's countless blocks, in the heart of Mirafiori, two steps away from the factory of the Italian Motor city, RILLS grows up with metal beats.

In this city, with deep roots in music, becomes very soon Xplosiva Dj resident , very well know music organization in Italy and around Europe.

He starts to play beside International famous artists as: Ricardo Villalobos, Carl Craig, Akufen and Zip, just to mention some of them.

His first Ep “Bye Bye” produced with Step, gets printed on vinyl for the prestigious Spanish label Esperanza. Several are the feedbacks especially from other famous artists: Loco Dice and Laurent Garnier are the first to play the record all over the world.

The following year, RILLS released his second record on the Romanian label All Inn Records: “Everybody” Ep, including the hit “Peep Show” it gets super played by artist as Raresh, Daniel Bell e Dyed Soundorom.

In 2011 the very well known label 8bit of Nick Curly and Gorge published "Everything Changed" Ep. A record that expresses better the temperament of the artist allowing him to get more credibility within the International circuit.

The track “Follow the Boing” is immediately selected for the compilation that celebrates the 5 years of the label.

On February 2012 he released “Synce day one” Ep still on 8bit record with 4 tracks with deep house and minimal dark influence.

“Panoramix” is selected on beatport chart by Steve Bug.. RILLS’ dj set is very eclectic , sometimes sexy and romantic, sometimes colder and more minimal, but always between techno and house. Resident and founder of We Play The Music We Love, which is the Friday of the Club Gamma in Turin, Rills is also resident of the historical after hour at Doctor Sax.

His sound has been wavering trough big Italian festivals as Club to Club and Robot and trough important clubs of Italy and Europe as Club the Visionaere of Berlin, Tenax in Florence, Cassero in Bologna, Studio80 in Amsterdam and the Boulevard in Barcelona for the Sonar week 2010 and many more...

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