Biography of The Advent
|Real name / ||Cisco Ferreira|
Cisco's career began more or less after leaving school (1986)..
He studied Sound Enginnering for 3 years @ Paddington College and worked/intern as a sound engineer for ZOLOU STUDIOS/THE WALL.. Which is also where one of the 1st Uk House/Techno Labels was based.. Jack Trax Records!!!.. They ended up booking him for several sessions working with artists from the label - Derrick May, Fingers Inc, Adonis, Marshall Jefferson, Jazzy M..
His other sound engineering credits at the time include Carl Macintosh AKA Loose Ends, Bang the Party & Shock Sound System (Ashley Beadle)...featuring Corol leming, P.I.L., Robert Plant, sly dunbar, Maxi Priest..
Collaborations with Jay Denham for Bio Rhythms 2 & KCL PROJECT- Network Records, K.C.C.- Azuli Records, Manuel & Clive - ITP Records & Warp Records.
Solo releases include.. The 1988 New Beat classic " Space Opera" (electro wave) & also The Project on R&S Records - Belgium...
The eponymously titled Cisco Ferreira EP on Fragile Records (FRG01.), and co productions with CJ Bolland on The 4th Sign LP / "Mantra, Camarage, Nightbreed" and Live At Universe for R&S Records.. Mundo Musique, Robert Leiner, Salt Tank, Mental Overdrive & Keith Franklin (SLF)...
In 1994 Cisco signed to Internal Recordings (FFRR) and formed The Advent with ex Partner Colin Mc Bean (A.K.A....MR.G). Since then he has released a series of Albums, remixes & EP's that have combined the best elements of Techno,House & Electro Music,
The Saga continues....