Nu Soul Presents — 'I love Montreal' a part of a series showcasing Montreal's best and upcoming talent.
This night will bring you the sounds of one of Montreal's most passionate musical pioneers, Stereo resident 'Nicola Torriero'. Opening acts by 'Juarez & Disko' and 'Anthony Dunn'.
Doors open at 10PM
Tickets at the door — $8 before 11PM — More After
Nicola Torriero's bio:
Nicola Torriero is an Italian born, Montreal based DJ, he is one of the original pioneers of the Montreal underground scene with an incredible 35 years of experience and with an impressive track record.
Nicola’s seamless late night sets are filled with throbbing percussion, sleazed out intensity and warm, inviting techno grooves, he is true craftsman behind the decks, always blending his signature journey, which is inspired by a more European techno sound.
Nicola is also the founding father of Montreal’s legendary Bal En Blanc but moreover he is synonymous with having has played regularly at spots such as Playground, Aria, Sona, RedLite, Stereo Montreal, Red Room and Salon Daomé many of which were the gateway for the Montreal scene as it is today.
He has also managed to create quite an impressive discography of original material over the years. Perhaps most notably are his spiritualized anthems created for Divers Cite, having been specifically requested to create the original music for the closing event of Montreal’s Gay Pride week from 2002-2009. He was also commissioned to provide original productions for the multi media shows of the infamous Black & Blue events and has releases on labels such as stereo productions, Lapsus music and Magna recordings. Presently he is working on a production for Greenspace Festival 2017 Toronto.
Additionally, among his current projects, Nicola hosts his own global radio show called Rhythm is Rhythm — rhythmisrhythm.com, where he proudly showcases local and international artists as part of his programming.
In the last 6 months he has a collaborated with the Montreal collective Awsum Kulture for their INLAB concept and more recently partnered up with well known Montreal DJ Mike Larry for a new Easter event called NØIRE, which saw its launch on April 16 2017 with much success.