Originally from San Juan Puerto Rico, DJ Nando's sound has evolved from commercial dance into vocal house and tribal circuit beats through his many music influences. His first official residency was at Be Bar in Washington DC. He then returned to Puerto Rico to gain residencies at some of the most popular parties in Puerto Rico including Circo, Joy Events, Splash Bar and El Charro. He then returned to the US to tour across the nation hitting San Francisco, Seattle and Houston eventually settling down in New York City in 2012. Within his first year in New York City he exploded onto the New York scene gaining residencies at Griffin Sundays, XL Nightclub/BPM, G Lounge, The Ritz and Hudson Terrace while guest DJ'ing at the legendary Splash, Bartini, Barracuda, Boxers and Phoenix.
Over the summer of 2013 Nando was part of some of his largest events to date. At the beginning of the summer he headlined the NYC Pride Pier Dance After Party at The Griffin alongside Matinee 2013 winner DJ Cindel. He then went on to DJ Sandblast in Asbury Park New Jersey alongside Tony Moran, Hector Fonseca, Eddie Martinez and Nina Flowers. Nando closed out the summer by djing at the legendary House of Blues in New Orleans for the Friday Kickoff Party of Southern Decadence over Labor Day Weekend. Toward the end of the year, he took the the Matinée stage at the Highline Ballroom in NYC alongside DJ's Theresa and Taito Tikaro from Spain.
In 2014, Nando took part in Winter Party Miami, Sunset at the Rumor for Matinee Las Vegas as well as the official New York City Pride VIP Rooftop Party alongside Nacho Chapado, Escape and Dave Aude. Also, Nando will return to Sand Blast in Atlantic City in July. Nando is currently the winner of the Matinee Las Vegas 2014 DJ Contest and was invited to spin the first ever La Leche on US soil during Matinee with Hector Fonseca and Lydia Sanz as well as the opportunity to spin Lifeball in Vienna, Austria on May 31st 2014. Nando currently holds two residencies between Los Angeles & San Diego and has begun to focus on growing an international presence and has Circuit Barcelona and Pardiso in Playa Del Carmen coming up among other reknowned events.
Nando’s musical style is inspired by DJ's from around the world and as diverse in sound as Peter Rauhofer, Freemasons, Paulo, Danny Verde, Eddie Martinez, Alexander, Kenneth Rivera, Enrry Senna, Marco Da Silva, Danny Tenaglia and Cindel among many others. His sound is infectious and will for sure continue to keep dancefloors packed through the night for many parties to come.