Gonzalo Rivas started his dj career in 1991 in his hometown Seville. After 6 years leading the local scene with his versatile style of rhythms and blend of different types of house in clubs such as Catedral, Aduana, EM, Itaca and the crazy afterhours Station, he decided to moved to London to expand his horizons.
Once in the Mecca of House Music he quickly established himself as a resident at the infamous afterhours Trade, which he is still resident and has travelled all over the world in their tours, Australia, Japan, South Africa, USA, New Zealand, Russia, Brazil, Indonesia and all over Europe, specially Ibizamin clubs like Space, Amnesia and Privilege.
He also worked as A&R of Trade Records and started his production career. A total of 13 original and remixes tracks for the label working with people like Baby Doc, Paul King (F1, Trauma), Andy Allder (D-Bop) and Alan X. Some of his tracks has been compiled for Nukleuz Records and Essential Hard House.
Thanks to his versatile style, Gonzalo Rivas has also been a resident at legendary London clubs like Heaven and Salvation and now Fire and Area, owned by the Orange Group where he is one of the main residents in nights like A:M, Beyond, Orange, WE Party London and Matinee London where he is well known for his deep and Tech House grooves.
He just recently has secured a residency at Beyond @ Ministry of Sound
He’s worked with the likes of Frankie Knuckles, Paul Van Dyk, Tall Paul, Fergie, Steve Thomas, Smokin’ Jo, Tony de Vit, Tom Stephan, Silicone Soul, Sandy Rivera, Tom Novy, Joe T-Vanelli, K-Klass and many more.
He is producing at the moment for Deviate Records and Enriched Records, soon he will be working on releasing his own material on his digital label. Future gigs will take him to Cologne, Paris and Ibiz