Musician, producer, DJ, digger, radio host and journalist
David Nerattini was born in Rome in 1969.
Active since the first half of the 80s, he founded the band 6 Suoi Ex together with Riccardo Sinigallia, he was a member of the La Comitiva project (with Sinigallia, Ice One, Francesco Zampaglione and Dj Stile), of the I.H.C. and currently he is a member of the band The La Batteria .
He has produced and arranged pieces for Colle Der Fomento, Frankie Hi-Nrg MC, Orchestra di Piazza Vittorio, Cor Veleno, Flaminio Maphia, Papa Ricky, Raf, Ustmamò, Chef Ragoo, Ghemon, Amir, Supremo73 and Matthew Marston. He has also collaborated and played with Franco Califano, Tiromancino, Angela Baraldi, Massimo Nunzi / Trombe Rosse, Dj Gruff, Niccolò Fabi, Max Gazzé and Daniele Silvestri.
Since 2009 he has been working for Flipper Music, the main Italian publisher of production music, for which he has recorded many soundtrack albums and holds the role of producer and a & r.
As a DJ he started very young in the early 80s working as a resident in the most important clubs on the island of Santorini (Greece) such as Enigma and Casablanca, in the 90/00 he animated the Roman evenings in clubs such as La Vetrina, il Locale and the Metaverse and more recently opened with its Italian-only DJ sets for folks like Madlib, J-Rocc and Cut Chemist.
As a journalist he wrote for Ciao 2001, Music, Fare Musica, Rockstar, Musica Jazz, Dance Music Magazine, Aelle, Groove and in 2003 he founded the Superfly magazine with Silvia Volpato. As host and creator of radio programs he worked for StereoRai (he was among the hosts of the historic Planet Rock) Radio 2 Rai, Radio Città Futura and Radio Rock. He has been part of the Red Bull Music Academy team since 2004 and has hosted a monthly show called Extrafly on Red Bull Radio since 2005.
Crazy Spider – Gum Bisquit
Frechilla – Gianni Safred
Accadde A Bali – Arawak
California Bull – Alberto Radius
Space Jungle Funk – Oneness of Juju
Habbanera – James Senese
Nude And Next To Nature Theme – Jéan-Claude T.
Karnaval – Howard Wales
Beyond The Dream – Kenny Cox
Tender Storm – Snowball
SpottieOttieDopaliscious – Outkast
The Pros – Queen Latifah & Daddy-O
Smoke ‘Em Like A Blunt – Spice 1
Shine Eye Gal (Jeep Mix) – Shabba Ranks
Bad Boyz (feat. Barrington Levy) – Shyne
Typewriter – Louie Rankin
Rhymesayers (feat. Joz B) – Frank Nitt
Make Em Wanna Listen – MP & Vokab
Dubnova (Part 1 & 2) – Towa Tei
Casinha Pequenina – Hermeto Pascoal & Grupo Vice Versa