On this next installment of my series of interviews with electro producers, DJs and scene-makers, I sit down with FBI Recordings label boss Santino Fernandez. Raised in Colombia, and now residing in Virginia, Morphogenetic stays busy as a producer, head of FBI Recordings and contributor and partner in Technobass.net, which is run by his wife Stjarna. With that, let's get into it.
Santino, welcome to City of Bass, and thanks for taking the time to chat with me. First things first, tell the readers a little bit about yourself and your background...
My name is Santino Fernandez. I am originally from Takoma Park, Maryland, but I grew up in Colombia, South America. I moved there when I was a year old and returned in 1991, so to me it is as if I had been born there. I currently reside in Charlottesville, Virginia U.S.A., which is a small mountain college town in the Blue Ridge Mountains. It is where the Declaration Of Independence was written, and home of the University Of Virginia.
I’m always curious to hear how music-lovers became so, how did it spark with you?
My passion for music is a bit of an enigma really, something hard to put into words...I'll try my best! Since I was kid, i was exposed to many different kinds of music, from Colombian folklore music, to 80's New Wave and Rock. One thing was for sure, and it is that music did something to me, it moved me. In the 90's when i got into the...Read More!