Anthony Pappa: Decades of DJing Fueled by Passion
Since the early 90’s, Anthony Pappa has been using the turntables as a means to express his deeply rooted passion for dance music; his innate understanding of the sound as the fuel which has driven his decades of success in the electronic music world. Known as “The DJ’s DJ”, Anthony Pappa is renowned for pushing the boundaries of the role, adapting to every environment and creating seamless mixes and marathon sets filled with synchronistic melodies and structures. As a classically trained musician, his perspective on electronic music comes from years of studying and exploring, and is reflected in his curated selections and sounds.
Moving from his home in Australia to the UK in the mid-90’s, Anthony Pappa firmly established himself as one of the key players in the rapidly growing underground electronic music scene. His sound became an influential and essential part of the shaping the future, with globally released albums on legendary series such as Renaissance, Global Underground Nubreed, and Balance, introducing his style to fans around the globe. This worldwide recognition and appreciation for what he was doing meant a growing international popularity, and he has since spent decades traversing the planet to bring his sought after energy to dance floors everywhere.
Anthony Pappa is still following his passion, traveling and sharing the music that moves him. He continues to produce and mix with an ear to what’s fresh, following the guidance of the music which he has become intertwined with for so many years. I was happy to catch up with him, and I look forward to hearing what comes next.