Biography

nikko

Music

Nikko was born in Athens, where studied music and mathematics. He releases albums, singles and compilations around the world under the electronica – idm genre. He has composed and produced music for plays, films, tv and radio stations as well as themes for ceremonies and international events.

As a dj he has contributed in the evolution of the Greek club scene, by playing as a resident or guest in all the major clubs, by promoting and organizing events with famous international djs and parties, as well as by running a dance specialist record shop in Athens the 90’s called ‘Liquid Vinyl’.

In 1999 he produced and co-write a song with Paul McCartney for the needs of a fundraiser for the people with disabilities, called ‘Voice’. In 2001 he initiated ‘Smallhouse Records’ through which he releases his music. Three works of his were included in the opening and ending ceremonies of the Olympic Games in Athens, in 2004. His last album ‘Echo’ was released in 2007.

He is about to release ‘Resonance’, an album with remixes that known artists made for his songs. He is currently recording his new album due to release late 2010.

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As a visual artist he has participated in several exhibitions and in 2008 he made his first personal photography exhibition in Athens.

He is also responsible for articles in magazines (01, Klik, Nitro, Athens Voice, Lifo), presenting shows on TV (Mega, Seven X), and Radio (Top Fm, Cool Fm, KLIK FM). He has directed video-clips and has signed many graphic design projects, as he did for the covers of his albums "Habitat" and “Time”.

He likes playing with his game console, composing soundtracks, photographing the nature, camping on remote Greek islands and travelling the world.

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