Presented his first progressive trance act D-tector back in 1998, releasing several tracks on labels such as Neurobiotic rec., Flow rec., Nanobeat rec., Millennium rec., Solarsiv rec., Sounds of Sanity, Pro..
Presented his first progressive trance act D-tector back in 1998, releasing several tracks on labels such as Neurobiotic rec., Flow rec., Nanobeat rec., Millennium rec., Solarsiv rec., Sounds of Sanity, Progressive Grooves, JER recs or Liquid rec., an artist album was released on 2003 as Faktor-D, a minimal trance side project, deploying the chance to tour from New York – USA, Cancun – Mexico, Zurich – Switzerland, Valencia – Spain, Split – Croatia and all over Portugal.
Played in :
Boom Festival for 6 times, with a already confirmation for Boom 2010
Freedom Festival 2007 and 2009,
Sinergia Festival 2009,
Transit Festival in Valencia Spain,
Omnitribe Flow rec. event in Brooklyn, New York, USA,
and some of the most representative clubs in Lisbon such as Op-art, Club Lua, Loft, Europa Club, Lx Factory, Tuatara, Armazém F, Bacalhoeiro, Souk, Left, Lisboa club, in Porto, Maré Alta and Porto Rio, Pitch and in many other places in Portugal like, Evora, Portimão, Lagos, Albufeira, Porto-de-Mós, Penafiel, Covilhã, Cartaxo, just to name a few.
After his recent vinyl releases on Baroque rec. (UK) and other recent EP’s on Resopal Schallware (DE), Tribal Vision (CHZ), Flow rec. (PT) and 24 Hours rec. (PT) Diogo has now a defined and unique sound, crossing over many styles and influences, from Techno, Trance, Progressive, Minimal and Tech-House with subtle psychedelic elements, and with a hipnotic dark groove.
Besides his native project he also is working on two other different approaches of electronic music. Since 2007 with TJAK on Electronic World Music, Experimental and Downtempo with Vitor Bandeira, Pedro Sotiry and Gabriel Gomes, this project was dream came true due to the mutual respect and admiration for each other’s work throughout the years, and it’s been a fun ride of learning and developing new ideas on stage, counting already with many performances, always fun and always different from each other, being the most representatives the opening of the Boom Festival in 2008, Freedom Festival 2009, and some memorable events in Lisbon like the ones in Fabrica do Braço de Prata, Tuatara and Clube Lusitano.
Cooltour being his third project going through Dub/Dubstep and Downtempo with Pedro Caetano on the vocals and Melodica, travelling around Portugal in many clubs and Festivals, like the After Boom, Freedom Festival, Festival Avis a Rasgar, Sociedade Harmonia Eborense, and many, many more.