Rogerio Lopez – DJ, producer and now label manager, appreciated for his way of using acapellas in his sets.
Born Rogerio Antonio Lopes Fernandes in Lisbon, Portugal, Rogerio Lopez was raised in the south of France. In 1998, he started his music career, when he developed a deep passion for House music, a passion which soon led him to secure his first residency at Big Ben, Cassis, France.
Between 2001 and 2004, he advanced his career in the French Riviera playing in various clubs and restaurants, such as Exit Café, Ola at Marseille, Toulon Blockos, Duplex in Aix en Provence and Papagayo St Tropez.
From there his career took off. He flew across Europe playing in such clubs as:
Tempel (Helsingborg, Sweden), Pepe’s Bodega (Båstad, Sweden), Cafe Opera (Stockholm, Sweden), Peacock (Gothenburg, Sweden), BarBeint ( Oslo, Norway), NASA (Copenhagen, Denmark), Palas (Megeve, France), Papagayo (St Tropez, France), Platinum Club (Geneva, Switzerland), D Club Club & Mad (Lausanne, Switzerland), Divino (Nyon, Switzerland) and many more.
During these years he played alongside famous Dj’s earning their respect and appreciation. Some of the most prominent names include Stonebridge, Axwell, Sebastien Ingrosso, Benni Benassi, SebJak, Oliver Ingrosso, Mikael Weermetz, Albin Myers, Martin Solveig, Ali Payami, Rasmus Farber and Michael Feiner.
Rogerio Lopez currently resides in Sweden, where he solely focuses on music production. His latest venture is developing a party concept, Next Level, featuring several international DJ’s and saxophonists. Next Level is a project featuring exclusively house music, as “he intends to raise awareness about House music around the world”.
He is also currently the resident Dj for the famous evening of ELLE Magazine and concluding Dj for Oslo Fashion Week.