Alex Donati Mc – Biografical note
Mc Alex Donati is one of the legendary voices in the Italian , Slovenian , Croatian , music scene .
Master of Ceremony . This is what the initials M.C stand for .
And this is where his long experience and skills do shine .
The ability to merge himself inside the sounds and tracks , to create a new and unique experience for all listeners or party goers.
To uplift , transform , evoke emotions and disrupt the space-time continuum for all attendants , making them travel to a welcome and joyfull place.
Born in Rome , Italy , sometime around the 70s , from a family with strong artistic influences.
From his father side comes the pure artistic blood and from his mother side the knowledge and the curiosity to learn and research .
The perfect combination .
From an early age , he got involved into the night dancing club scene working as public relationships (P.R)
but in 1995 he made himself known during the 12 Hours at Mr.Charlie in Lignano with resident deejay Gianni Coletti and Gustavo Piticco.
He worked at Vangelia and later in 1997 at the very famous and historic Matilda club in Jesolo (the place in Northern Italy to have up untill now , unparalleled house setting and hosting a large number of deejays and producers of international standing.) with resident deejay Giuliano Veronese (the master) , Thomas Rotunno and Alex Natale.
There he shared the console for seven years with Gianni Bini (Father of Sound),
Alfred Azzetto (now DB Boulevard), the future Planet Funk , Alex Neri and Claudio Coccoluto.
In winter he was warming up the trendy nights , in Ambasada Gavioli in Isola in the coast of Slovenia,
one of ten best clubs in the world at the time according to mixmag , in company with house music Italian deejay and resident Paolo Barbato.
In 1998 he is one of the voices of the one and only italian date of Renaissance WorldWide Tour
with participation of Deejays such as : Gianni Perniola , Gianni Bini and Giuliano Veronese.
In 2003 he takes place to MTV Xmas Party in Ljubljana with Sister Bliss of Faithless.
In the same year he is at MTV Dance Floor Chart with Sander Kleinenberg of Global
Underground, he blows out the candles at the Birthday Party held in Graz for Ozzy Osbourne’s son, Louis.
His versatility makes him quite required, and in Innsbruck, he is one of the presenters of the exclusive party of Alexandra Swarovski.
Under the MTV label he is the Master of Ceremony of the 7th and 8th edition of Valkana Beach.
In 2011 and 2013 participates at the Eco Festival , one of the most important techno parties of Slovenia.
Alex Donati on the production front
Alex Donati is also prolific on the production front with works such as :
In 1996 “Amsterdam.. (808 Airlines)“ for DFC Energized label, with Jovanotti and Scialpi’s producer, Elvio Moratto.
In 1997 with “Shake your ass“ for Mantra label under the name of Body Dimensions .
In 2003-2004 the realization of “Poor Dad, Rich Dad“ with deejay Marc Grabber (remixed by Circulation) and published by Extreme
(a label Sasha, Danny Howells and John Digweed appreciate and reviewed by the famous Dj Magazine.).
His effort for “Loud Bit” label (the same of Stefano Noferini) is “House Nation“ with Dj Paolo Barbato and included in the Acid House Compilation.
In 2003 we have the creation of “House Addiction“ with Andrea T. Mendoza
and in August 2004 the duo collaborates again for “Rock da House” published for Trail, an Airplane Records label.
In 2008 working with Dj Mate’ and Cristian V to create the fantastic “Sexy fantasy“
In 2008 the collaboration with Tognarelli & Bertani gives fruit to “Makumba“ released by Ocean TraX.
In 2011 Alex Donati shoes-off his skills also in Spanish language with the amazing “Para nosotros“ with the collaboration of Jeff Eveline , released by Autan records .
In 2013 collaborates with the label stereophonic to produce the song “I love my house“ with Paolo Barbato and also remixed by known Dj’s such as Lineki and Stanny Abram.
In 2014 for Nero Nero records , Enea DJ , Dj Lukas Wolf and Alex Donati collaborate to create “Big Apple“ ,
a Deep Old School, Underground and Afro Deep track and the project involves the collaboration of remixers, Dj Casto and Dj Ndo-C.
He is the one to write the lyrics for almost all of those productions.
As radio producer
He is the voice of the program 2003-2004 ..Eterea.. with Roby Sartarelli , Radio Company and of 2005-2006-2010…La noche Escabrosa.. for Radio Italia Network.
In 2008 collaborates with Radio Fantasy , one of the most important radios in North-east Italy , in a radio musical show as co-conductor with an audience of 30.000 people weekly.
He regularly works with djs of international standing and his voice is very popular
with foreign deejays thanks to his specialization.
Alex is well-known for his performances in English.
Some of the major Djs he worked with :
David Morales, Felix Da Housecat, Daft Punk, Bob Sinclar, Darren Emerson, Martin Solveig,
Little Louie Vega, Dimitri From Paris, Silicone Soul, Francois K-C. Satoshi Tomiie, Tieschwarz,
Marshall Jefferson, Laurent Garnier, Deep Dish, Benny Benassi, Danny Tenaglia, Erick Morillo,
Steve Lawler, Roger Sanchez, Danny Rampling, Joe Montana, Pete Heller, Jonathan Ulysses,
Ralph, Joe T. Vannelli, Woody & Cle, Mike Delgado, Boris Dlugosh, Mousse T., Tod Terry, Tony
Humphries, Mark Wyatt, Tommy Vee, Chevin Fisher, David Harness, the Italian Farfa and Paolo
Martini .Shape Shifters, Erik Prise, Deep Dish.