Gianluca Motta started djing in the 90’s at Mazoom, one of the crucial clubs in Northern Italy, where he was first exposed to the likes of Timo Maas, Lil Louis , Kevorkian, Tony Humphries, Erick Morillo and many others.
Since then he is a regular feature in Italy’s leading clubs:
Villa delle Rose in Riccione, Matis in Bologna, Paradiso in Rimini and Atlantique in Milan to name but a few.
His djing is now taking off beyond the Italian shores:
Tito’s in Palma di Mallorca, Space in Mykonos, Street Parade in Zurich and so on.
Gianluca is also well known as a Producer and Remixer, and also works uner the moniker “Minimal Chic”.
As Minimal Chic he has remixed Erick Morillo (“What Do You Want”), Simply Red (“Home”), Michael Gray (“The Weekend”, “Borderline” , “Somewhere Beyond”), Despina Vandi (“Gia”), Oscar G & Ralph Falcon (“Dark Beat”), Peter Rauhofer (2 Raumwohnung & Moguai “Sex Secret”), Tom Novy (“Your Body”), Hoxton Whores (“Promised Land”), Horny United (“Golden Faces”), Djuma Soundsystem (“Led Djinnes”), Get Far Feat. Sagi (“Shining Star”) and, last but not least, the forthcoming single from Benassi Bros.
His production skills have also been used by Matt Goss, former Bros singer (Minimal Chic “I Need The Key” peaked at Number 3 position in the UK Buzz Chart by Pete Tong).
As Gianluca Motta, his productions meet with ever increasing success: “Ooops Up” by Gianluca Motta Vs Snap! & NG3 (N° 6 in the UK Cool Cuts and N° 5 in the UK Mainstream Charts in February, licensed by Absolution).
At the moment he’s promoting his first album Metropolis on his label “WeLoveMuzik”.
The first single BERLIN was supported by best international dj’s ( It makes Pete Tong’s ESSENTIAL SELECTION on Radio 1 ).
The second single called TOKYO is a real club anthem (supported by Hernan Cattaneo , John Digweed , Sasha and many others).
But the third single - “ Not Alone “ , with a superb vocal performance by Molly Bancroft (who featured on Gabriel & Dresden track “ Tracking treasure down“ ) is primed for international success. It was Pete Tong’s essential tune on 12th February is currently supported by Tiesto, Roger Sanchez, Armin Van Buuren, Sharam & David Morales among others. There are remixes by Tiger Stripes and Deadmau5.