DJ/Producer/Audio and sound engineer
Federico Parigi aka Defbeat, was born in the Italian town of Turin in 1988. His dj career started in late highschool when he developed a strong passion for electronic music and got a chance to get his hands on his first CDJs and vinyl players. He began DJing in the Italian city in many clubs, which include The Beach, Patio Club, Suono, Jam Club and many more. At age 20 he began producing and had instant success releasing with labels such as Move The Masses, Hype Muzik, Revolucion Records and Senssual Records.
After moving to London for his studies in DIgital Audio and Music Systems Engineering, he got hired as a showcase DJ in London for Sensual Records. 2010 saw Defbeat as a Senssual Records resident DJ at Ministry Of Sound (on Saturday nights) and has allowed him to play for events such as Defected In The House, Objektivity, Global Underground, We love and to play with DJs such as Dennis Ferrer, Funkagenda, Wally Lopez, Martinez Bros., Christian Varela, Arno Cost, Michael Woods, DJ Gregory, Tensnake and more.
Selected discography Defbeat
Defbeat - Walk Like Al Pacino EP // Pasted Future
Defbeat - EK-49 // Move The Masses
VA - Hype Muzik Winter Collection // Hype Muzik
VA - Minimal 2 Maximal Vol.1 // Move The Masses
Defbeat - Krawler // Revolucion Records
Defbeat - Menomale // Move The Masses
VA - Minimal 2 Maximal Vol.2 // Move The Masses
VA - WMC 2011 Sampler // Revolucion Records
Defbeat - Meine Dimension EP // Revolucion Records
VA - WInter Sampler 2011 - Part One // Revolucion Records
Jason Keeble feat. Defbeat - Buckle Days // Revolucion Records