Sneaky Disco with Good2Groove – Mix from ‘Napoleon’
Written by admin on 26th October 2018
Sneaky Disco with Good2Groove
With Guest Mix from…
Shrouded in mystery in the depths of the tropics since 2013, the Costa Rica and forthcoming San Diego, California based “anonymous” local edit king and ferociously dedicated DJ, producer, record label owner, obscure disco bootlegs hunter, disco traveller, record dealer, party-thrower, tireless crate digger and rising disco star Napoleon turns promptly into the local Costa Rican and Central American disco pioneering and one of the hottest disco DJ’s in Latin America gaining serious reputation worldwide through the highly acclaimed first ever Costa Rican disco edits seven inch record Sudden Edit 001 featuring Canadian disco fiend Hristo from Honey Disco and Whiskey Disco back in 2015 being the very first ever Costa Rican disco edits record that arrived to record stores worldwide such as Juno Records, OYE Records, Piccadilly Records, Decks, Phonica Records, Pacific Beach Vinyl USA and even the finest record shops in Japan as Pigeon Records, Disk Union, Lighthouse Records and Technique just to name a few as well as for his plenty recorded guest mixes, podcasts, radio shows and interviews for international online magazines, record labels and websites from the likes of Good Bumpin’ (United States / Costa Rica), Ain’t No Big Thing Radio Show (United States), Discobelle (Sweden), Good Life (England), The Dance Party Chronicles (United States), The Disco Not Disco Show (United Kingdom), Kolour LTD (United States), The Queen & Disco (Ireland), Brooklyn Bass (United States), Beautiful Vision Podcast (Belarus), OBM Records (Italy), Midnight City (Netherlands), Music Is 4 Lovers (United States), The Deep End (United States) and The House Theory Radio Show (Scotland).
As recording artist, his music worked from his studio in Costa Rica doesn’t know frontiers having released and forthcoming records on finest boutique record labels such as Kolour LTD, Jolly Jams, Queen & Disco, Editorial, Editor’s Kutz, Wall Of Fame, Masterworks Music, The Gym, Fatty Fatty Phonographics, Good Bumpin’ and more and music supported and played by names such as Jacques Renault from Let’s Play House, Marcel Vogel from Lumberjacks In Hell, LTJ Xperience, Rabo & Snob, DJ Kaos from Jolly Jams and plenty more, As DJ, Napoleon’s groove-filled distinctive and unique sound are usually a blend of records from peak-time rare vintage-sampled disco and infectious boogie heat to high quality laidback sweaty disco house action with heavy and hypnotizing drums and somewhere in-between flavoured with emotion-fueled guitar licks and spaced-out bass lines always pitching things down and preservating the cheesy of the past focused on the contemporary dancefloors. Also as label owner and A&R, back in 2016 afterwards the successful seven inch record Sudden Edit 001 Napoleon found the imprint Wonderful Times, a digital record label with released music by Martin Hayes (Razor N Tape), The Ivory Boy (Box Auz Holz, Small World Disco Edits), Vincenzo De Bull (Midnight City, Kolour LTD), Luvless (Rose Records, Tsuba Records), Mannmademusic (Lumberjacks In Hell, Shadeleaf), La Tuerie (Sleazy Beats Recordings, Foto Recordings), VinylAddicted (Editor’s Kutz, Diggin’ Disco Deep), The Silver Rider (Whiskey Disco, Masterworks Music), Buzz Compass (Whiskey Disco, Editorial Records), JP Source (Smokecloud Records, Hot Digits Music), Kumquat (Kyoku Records), Hotmood (Star Creature, Whiskey Disco), Sould Out (Editorial Records, Deep Sense), The Funk District (Editorial Records) and Rafael Fernandez (Editorial Records, Wall Of Fame) supported and played by Nicky Siano, Mark Farina, Soul Clap, Nick Monaco, DJ Sneak, Jay West, Lovebirds, Jacques Renault, DJ Nature, Obas Nenor, Marcel Vogel, Fouk, Kraak & Smaak, Bill Brewster, Thatmanmonkz and many more.
In 2017, he found its forthcoming vinyl-only boutique sister label Good Bumpin’ now based in Los Angeles and San Diego, California also composed by a mix and underground private disco party series dedicated to preserving the vintage-sampled disco sound in the city. Later that same year and early 2018, afterwards build a solid one-decade career on dance music despite his young age, he got embarked on an successful DJ tour through North America hitting the hottest venues around such as Kin Kin (Guadalajara, Jalisco), Galaxy 1985 (Guadalajara, Jalisco), Almirante Pech (Playa Del Carmen, Quintana Roo), Spinny Grooves (Playa Del Carmen, Quintana Roo), Amarula Con Acento Tropical (Cancun, Quintana Roo), The Eagle (Los Angeles, California) for the Cub Scout party hosted by Bears In Space DJ’s, Dirty Laundry (Los Angeles, California) for a Pleasure Of Love label night alongside Dino Soccio from Razor N Tape, Skybar At Hotel Mondrian (Los Angeles, California) for Wicked Paradise, El Euro Bar (Ensenada, Baja California), Esquivel (Tijuana, Baja California) and Blonde (San Diego, California) for The Deep End. On his successful way through California, he meet his friend Christopher Carr in San Diego where starts together Sebu & Bilvetti, DJ / producing side project duo focused into the bowels of obscure disco crafted for modern dancefloors with future vinyl releases on Masterworks Music, Good Bumpin’ and more. Nowadays, the Costa Rican disco mastermind plan to continue on the road hitting the best hot spots in the Americas, Europe, Asia and beyond with his incomparable taste bringing with him one of the best, extended and rarest illegal disco bootlegs / re-edits collections that contains never-released material, promotional tracks, unknown hand-stamped white labels stuff, private-only use edits and hidden dancefloor heaters galore insatiably compiled by the man of disco mystery himself through many years. As well in the music production, he’s also working on his forthcoming first vinyl-only solo four-track EP and a track incursion on a V.A EP for the UK labels Masterworks Music and Fatty Fatty Phonographics respectively, a V.A compilation for a new mysterious red hot Mexican cassette-only imprint called Cauldron featuring Peter Croce, Pontchartrain, Sleazy McQueen, The Silver Rider, Hotmood and more, a 12” vinyl and digital EP for the legendary DJ Kaos Jolly Jams record label, a vinyl EP for Midnight Riot’s sister label Black Riot, a 12” record for L.A forthcoming imprint The Gym and music on vinyl under his Californian side project Sebu & Bilvetti for the best disco record labels around the globe.
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