Barry first found music when he borrowed his sister's record collection when he was about eight and was hooked. When Caroline started it was a new beginning, and he listened to all the stations, but Caroline was his favourite by far. Later he became a singer in a band, then started doing discos when he was 18. He joined Caroline in 1977, touring the country with the Caroline Roadshow for 10 years, having great fun. Barry helped with tender trips and worked on the Ross Revenge in '84 and '85. ...
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Francesco Fortuna, aka “Sisko Electrofanatik” was born in Rome. Since he was very young, he was attracted by dance music, and with time he developed a special interest in the various facets of house and electronic music. His passion for the electronic music pull him to express his ideas and musical selections. So he started to work in some clubs of the Italian capital. His style in DJ sets was always surrounded with electronic sound, and that is how he was eventually tagged with the nick “Electrofanatik”. After a few years of doing gigs he started to feel the need to create a personal sound, so he began to produce and express his creativity in the current underground style. Hence the search of a label that supported his musical needs, and the meeting with various producers that brought him to know Neurotraxx Recordings, becoming successively Label Manager and leading artist of the label. His productions immediately reached top 10 charts, they were appreciated and played by international renowed artists Like: Adam Beyer, Carl Cox, Richie Hawtin, Pan-Pot, Chrisl Liebing, Sam Paganini, Umek, Alan Fitzpatrick, Deep Dish, Amelie Lens, Sharam, Marco Bailey, Tocadisco, Dubfire, Claude Von Stroke, Groove Armada, Paco Osuna, The Advent, Danny Tenaglia, Stefano Noferini, and more..).He also collaborates with major labels such as Suara, Intec, JAM, Phobiq, Analytictrail, Yoshitoshi, Bush, Codex, Musique Monique, Blufin, Armada Music and more. On March 2009 his track “No Control” reached 1 in the Minimal Beatport Chart and 2nd Place on the nomination of “The Best Minimal Track 2010”. Then continuing the collaboration and successes as”Fucktronik”, “No Name Remix”, “Musica”, “Rush”, “Implication one”, “Relief remix” , “ON”, Cocaine”, “Insatiable” onBeatport Top10 Techno Chart, and in March 2012 “Funkalistic” ranched #1 on Beatport Techno Chart., “Explorer”, “Nyo” and others all No. 1 and others tracks on top10 Beatport Minimal Chart, da li in poi, scala costantemente le top 100 Techno di Beatport and this gave him a lot of visibility and appreciation worldwide. In September 2013 he opened his label called “Gain Records”, making use of numerous collaborations with leading artists in the underground scene, the first track of their debut label was Sisko entitled “Insatiable” comes in 5th position in the top 10 Techno Beatport, played and supported by Carl Cox, and two months later “Cocaine” comes in 3rd place in the ranking of Beatport Techno chart and remains in the top for many weeks. even after “On” climbed the Beatport top 10 techno followed by remix of Dubspeeka. Sisko collaborate also with artists like T78 and they climbed the Beatport Top 20 Techno chart with “Loud” released on Suara, it also works with FM radio stations and streaming around the globe. .Today, he continues to produce and play with dedication and passion with his very own unique “Electrofanatik” style… Sisko has been a resident dj rotation Cyborg Disco (Attigliano),Ex Magazzini and Techno Park at La Bibliotechina in Rome and regular Guest in Rome at Gay Village (Rome) Timeless Festival (Paliano) and also he played in clubs and festivals around the globe like: Steam Athens (Athens),The Egg (London), Westerunie (Amsterdam), BKI (Hamburg), Oxa(Zurich) Yolotl Festival (Mexico), Bunker (Graz), 4 Element Club (Paris), Le Pearl (Lyon), Spacer Club (Sofia),Techno Tuesday (Melkweg - Amsterdam), Warehouse (Hermosillo), Qube (Rome), Atlantico (Rome), Orion (Rome), Alibi Club (Rome), Le Male (Parma) Elisir Club (Calenzano) Club Hooka (Mexico) Mood Club(Cagliari) White Club (Tolouse), Aft3r Club - Rizana (Slovenia), Hedonist (Forlì), Data Club (Sala Pirandello - Madrid) (Slovenia) and more.