The underground house music scene in Spain and Portugal was not lost on Chus & Ceballos.
This sound of the Iberian Peninsula, which includes not only Spain and Portugal but also Andorra and the British Crown colony of Gibraltar, became the foundation of their hallmark, Iberican Sound.
"It's a very groovy sound, very rhythmic and percussive, that is always looking at the dancefloor. It has an electronic touch, but with soul, sometimes a bit housey, sometimes harder, but never cold. It's hot, '
caliente'! This is the 'Stereo Sound', our sound!"
Chus & Ceballos gave this quote to Resident Advisor in 2005. The Madrid duo of Chus L. Esteban and Pablo Ceballos formed over ten years ago with the distinct purpose of bringing their "Stereo Sound" to the worldwide masses. Since no man is an island, (but some are peninsulas), they knew however they could not accomplish this alone.
They formed an artist collective of world class talented
One of our favorite tracks is the deep house, "
There is an excellent article by Angelo Castaneda from Talent Rising, DJ Chus The Father of Iberican Sound, that dives deeper into the origins.
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ABISINIA, featuring GIGI
(EJIGAYEHU SHIBABAW, LEONARDO GONNELLI, CHUS L. ESTEBAN, J. PABLO CEBALLOS)