Thursday 16 May 2019
Toni Manga & Mr. Ado
Valaoritou 29, 54625 Θεσσαλονίκη
Toni Manga was born & raised in Munich, Germany. His trip into electronic music starts in late ‘90s, getting involved in DJing professionally in underground events & clubs of Germany and specializing in techno sounds & beats since then…
The new millennium finds Toni Manga moving in Thessaloniki, Greece, where his studio-base is located up to today, playing in major events & festivals and the main clubs around the country. His skills & techniques award him the 1st place at ‘City In The Mix’ National DJ Competition, held at the most famous club in Greece, Decadence Club (Thessaloniki). Following dj mixes getting aired on various radios, interviews floating on national tv network & Press.
Since 2006, Toni Manga started working on Producing his own beats and playing in several underground parties in Greece after he moved. A couple of years after, around ’09 Toni Manga had his first release on Movement Recordings, with a continuous rising with more releases following on label like Eitan Carmi’s Fatali Music (IL), Spherax Records (SL), Michael & Levan’s Mistique Music (GE), Plusquam (DE) , AlterImage (USA), Iboga Records (DK), Tribal Vision Records (CZ) and more…
In 2010, Toni Manga can be seen and heard all over the country of Greece spinning next on top notch artists incl. Popof, D-Nox, Max Cooper, Beckers, Spektre, Andrea Bertolini, Lank, James Monro, Atmos, Khainz, Lutzenkirchen, Magitman, Cosmic Tone, Rinkadink, Atome Device, Sesto Sento, Emok, Son Kite (Miniloque), Leif Hatfield, Christian Cambas, Stage Van H, Guy Mantzur, Pierre, Guy J, Hernan Cattaneo, Niko Z, Vibrasphere, Cid Inc, Ace Ventura,Tash, Dousk, Dj Zombi of Weekend Heroes, Lish, M.a.n.d.y, Tiefschwarz, Nick Warren and Jhon Digweed to name a few, and a year after that he still keeps on track, working on new beats and pieces so during the same year Toni Manga delivers some massive remixes for artists incl. Cid Inc, Hypnotic Duo, Junkdna, Andrea Bertolini & Ad Brown, alongside his infamous ‘Plan B’ released in ‘Cold Beats’ compilation of Movement Recordings.
Toni Manga has been traveling around Netherlands, Austria, Germany, and all over Greece performing in major events & festivals including Amsterdam Dance Event -ADE- (NL), and clubs such as Cafe D’Anvers (Antwerp BE), Nightzone (Zillertale AT), (SK),(AL),(BG) and many more…
At 2012 came up, a hot Original tunes such as ‘Night Rider’ picked by Weekend Heroes for their ‘Best Of Our Sets’ vol.7 compilation on the legendary Iboga Records (dk), and ‘Hocus Pocus’ (also produced with Tash) being dropped on Movement, and numerous gigs all over Greece and countries Europe & having the first intercontinental Movement Tour scheduled.
Since 2013 Toni Manga launched Active Soul Group and kept playing in major events next to important international Artists. Nowadays, Toni keeps get busy with gigs in Greece & Europe, while at the same time saving time for studio, working on some fresh techno & tech house gems, so keep an eye on !!!
He was born in Drama in August 1978. In 1994 he began playing music as a dj at a central bar/ club in his homeland. In 1998 he moved to Thessaloniki and became resident in Decadence club. In the following years, he is revolving in many clubs/ bars in Thessaloniki, such as: Daily Bar, Mylos club, Block 33, Zenith club, Art house bar & many more
After many appearances in various clubs & beach bars throughout Greece, in the 2005 he became resident dj at the legendary Pierros Bar in Mykonos where he stayed until 2010. During all these years he played a lot of gigs around Mykonos like: Bolero, Paradise Club, Space Club, Cavo Paradiso Club, etc. Since 2009, the residencies have started in The Real RocknRolla in Thessaloniki for about 7 years where he played among artists such as: Carlo Lio, Adam Port, Italoboyz, Ninetoes, George Morel, Filippo Moscatello, Andre Crom, Redondo, Martin Ikin, Danny Serrano, Alex Celler, Jerome Sydenham, Virginia, Echonomist, Argy, Detlef, CJ Jeff and many others. He also played at Dybbuk in Athens for a month.
In November 2015 he joined as a resident at the Oblivion Heart company in Thessaloniki, where he performed alongside with: Slam, Gary Beck, Josh Wink, Mark Broom, Petar Dundov & Bart Skils etc.
In 2016 he became resident in Division Club in Thessaloniki.
2017 finds him performing at Earth Club in Thessaloniki along with Slam, Marco Faraone & Dennis Cruz.
In 2018 he returned in Mykonos, at Cinderella Disco and Agia Anna Beach Bar Restaurant.
George MrAdo, is a dear, well-known & well-experienced dj, he knows how to make his audience endlessly dancing and raises the crowds with his incredible stage presence.