Italy’s Souldynamic duo “Luca Ciotoli & Stefano De Magistris” first started producing House music in 2007. The music they arrange moves around House, Soulful and Deep. They had their first official release at the beginning of 2007, perfectly in time for the Miami WMC, on Zoo Groove Stereo Recordings, it was “The past as the future” track that had a big approval of many djs like Joey Negro, Jamie Lewis, Groove Junkies, Richard Earnshaw, Groove Assassin.
Since then they had many releases licensing their music/remixes on the most respected record labels of the planet as Purple Music, Soulfuric, Code Red, Underground Collective, Favouritizm, Soundman on Wax, Seamless, and working with some of the most known singers as Roland Clark, Susu Bobien, Leslie Carter, L.T. Brown, Keith Thompson, Darryl D’Bonneau, Melba Moore, Robert Owens, And Nesby, Pete Simpson, Joi Cardwell.
In 2008 after their third release with Roland Clark “Make a choice”, track played by many djs as Defected head Simon Dunmore, Grant Nelson, Cj Machintosh, Jon Julius Knight, dj Pippi, they had the chance to have their first true gig as dj duo in Hong Kong (Cina) where they played at the Armani bar in the Armani tower.
In July 2009 they had their first opportunity to fly for 4 weeks in the Traxsource.com Top 10 download chart arriving at n°2 with their single featuring Susu Bobien “99&half” out on Purple Music Recordings, in the same time it went released also their single featuring with Leslie Carter “Summershine” on Dj Spen’s Code Red Recordings, track that went as well at n°6 in the Top download.
Travelling from Rome to Miami, Amsterdam, Ibiza, Milan, Venice, Portugal Switzerland, Hong Kong, in 2010 they had the magic opportunity to start a relationship with the known “Southport Weekender” crew to dj in Croatia for the first edition of a massive summer festival that is “SuncèBeat” this year (2012) at its third edition. With this great opportunity they’ve got a big “Soul” influence and so, in this last two years they’ve changed a lot with their music.
2011 saw the release of their last single with the sweet voice of Adeola Shyllon “Revival” Purple Music, tune played and charted by most of the most know djs and producers as Tony Humphies (U.S.A), Rocco (France), Jamie Lewis (Switzerland), Reelsoul Rodriguez (U.S.A), Mark Grant (U.S.A), Jon Julius Knight (U.S.A), Luis Radio (Italy), Sarah Favouritizm (U.K). “Revival” had the opportunity to enjoy for 4 weeks the Traxsource.com Top 10 download chart arriving at n°4 with their “Go deep mix”.
2012 is looking to be a massive year for the duo who are working on new important collaborations with big names in the House music business as “Angela Johnson”, Dawn Tallman, Bah Samba, Mina Jackson…They’re moving more in to the spirit of Soulful House music, refining more and more their music style.
They got the most important call of their career as they will perform at the 25th anniversary of
“Southport Weekender” in U.K. next may 2012, the known festival that sees the performances of the most known artists of the entire planet and that went sold out last November 2011 selling more than 6500 tickets.