Biography

Biography

English

Leo Martera
Producer, Drummer and Dj.
Born in Florence, Italy.

Due to all his dedication, sensitivity and passion for music, Leo Martera released with important labels and his output are supported and played by reference artists, such as: Luciano, Noir, Dubfire, Laurent Garnier, Marco Carola, Roger Sanchez, Paco Osuna, Richie Hawtin, Basti Grub.
A well-respected underground drummer, he still plays in the band Neon, reference group of European electro dark-wave. He also played as drummer for Planet Funk band, recording The Illogical Conseguence album (EMI Music) and took part to their European live performances.

Among his dynamic path, Leo Martera has been the creator and founder of two original projects: the 2TooDrums, duo of disc jockey and drummer producers, and the Human 80’s, production group related to electronic music and clubbing, with which he produced and remixed Fashination, cult song by David Bowie.
Both the projects have been produced and distributed by the King Street, historical New Yorker label, one of the finest and most respected labels releasing dance music today.

He realized the official Rmx Do you think of me? singed by the world-renowned artists Barbara Tucker and Inaya Day (Recline music).
He recently started a collaboration with the Resopal Schallware, German label releasing all forms of modern electronic music, with which he produced the vinyl EP Jack is Black.
He has performed in many cool clubs around Europe and in the most exclusive parties of the Italian fashion community.

Italian

Leo Martera
Produttore, Batterista, Dj
    
La sua sensibilità e passione per la musica hanno condotto Leo Martera a collaborazioni importanti e produzioni supportate e suonate da artisti di rilievo nel panorama della dance music, come Luciano, Noir, Dubfire, Laurent Garnier, Marco Carola, Roger Sanchez, Paco Osuna, Richie Hawtin, Basti Grub.
Stimato batterista dei Neon, gruppo di riferimento dell’electro dark-wave europea. Ha inoltre suonato come batterista per i Planet Funk, registrando l’album The Illogical Consequence (EMI Music) ed esibendosi nei live europei del gruppo.

Durante il suo dinamico percorso, Leo Martera è stato ideatore e fondatore di 2TooDrums, duo di produzione formato da Dj/Batteristi, e Human 80’s, gruppo di produzione legato alla musica elettronica e al clubbing, con il quale ha prodotto e remixato Fashination, cult song di David Bowie.
Entrambi i progetti sono stati prodotti e distribuiti dalla King Street, storica etichetta newyorkese, ancora oggi considerata una delle label più rispettate nell’ambito della dance music.

Ha realizzato il remix ufficiale del brano Do you think of me? interpretato dalle cantanti di fama mondiale Barbara Tucker e Inaya Day (Recline music).
Recentemente ha collaborato con Resopal Schallware, label tedesca, con la quale ha prodotto il vinyl EP Jack is black.
Si esibisce nei cool club europei e nei party più esclusivi della moda italiana.