Mauro Picotto epitomises the essence of Techno on a level that many artists can only aspire to reach. Beyond being a DJ, producer, label owner, author, and promoter, he assumes numerous integral roles within the industry, solidifying his status as a true ambassador.
This remarkable journey towards legendary acclaim commenced over 25 years ago, spanning an impressive 700 releases and boasting a remarkable 7 million unit sales. It all began when he achieved the distinction of becoming the inaugural Italian finalist in the global DMC championships back in 1988.
Breaking new ground, Mauro Picotto became the first Italian DJ to embark on a worldwide tour, effectively placing his homeland on the global techno map. His pioneering spirit continued as he became the inaugural DJ to perform a live mix on the prestigious BBC music show, Top Of The Pops. Through this platform, he played an instrumental role in introducing techno to a vast and diverse audience.
Mauro Picotto's influence extends even further as the visionary behind Meganite, an enduringly successful and longstanding event in Ibiza. Notably, he enlisted some of the most respected underground DJs as resident artists, including luminaries like Adam Beyer, Marco Carola, and Chris Liebing.
Mauro Picotto has been invited to deliver electrifying performances at an array of prominent events. From Berlin's renowned Love Parade to the Turin Winter Olympics, his dynamic presence has graced stages at Timewarp, Tomorrowland, MTV Festival, Awakenings, Sensation, Mayday, Ultra Music Festival, Space Miami, Ibiza, and countless others.
His reputation as a highly sought-after choice for event organizers is a testament to his ability to bring top-tier talent to audiences worldwide. Whether for standalone shows or as part of a lineup, Mauro Picotto is a captivating presence suitable for large-scale venues and festivals, as well as corporate engagements.