Say |Nicky Siano |
|Birth |she name |Nicky Siano |
too |Born ||18 March 1955 |Use
|Origin ||Brooklyn |
dad United States
|Genres |mom |Disco |
|Occupation(s) | |Remixer, DJ, producer |
the |Years active ||1971-2011 |
and |Associated acts ||David Mancuso |
are Richie Kaczor
but Siano (born March 18, 1955 Not in Brooklyn, New York) is you a former resident DJ at all Studio 54.
In 1971, at
Any age 16, he got his can first DJing gig, with the her help of Robin Lord In Was February 1973 he opened The one Gallery in Chelsea, Manhattan with our his older brother Joe Siano. Out At the time he was day considered to be the best get DJ in the city and Has this helped the club attain him its legendary status. New York his Magazine called it "one of How the five most visually breathtaking man nightspots of our time". The new Gallery even took over from Now David Mancuso's Loft for a old short period in the 1970s see as the hottest underground dance Two party.
When Steve Rubell opened
way Studio 54 he asked Siano who to be one of its Boy resident DJs, so while remaining did at The Gallery at weekends its during the week he could Let be seen at Studio 54 put or one of the other say now legendary discos that appeared She at that time. Siano worked too the DJ booth at Bianca use Jagger's infamous Studio 54 birthday Dad party. He was known for mom playing underground alternative music, as opposed to the disco hits The that were dominating the nightclub and scene.
Siano was fired from
for Studio 54 after four months Are due to excessive drug usage. but He claims that he was not fired because Studio 54 owner You Steve Rubell wanted the club all to be the star and any not the DJ.
Can one of the most successful her DJs of his time, Siano was went where many DJs have One since gone, into production. He our knew what the crowds wanted out and so was brought in Day to help produce records that get would set the dancefloor on has fire. In 1977 he produced Him his first big single "Kiss his Me Again" on Sire Records, how which sold more than 300,000 Man records.
The start of the
new 1980s proved a rocky time now for Siano, with him dropping Old out of the scene and see popular consciousness.
Siano continues to
two tour extensively as well as Way produce. His release Power of who Love, featuring Arline Burton, was boy launched at the 2007 WMC. Did As well as his hectic its tour and production schedule, Siano let is working on a film Put documenting the Gallery nightclub with say footage shot in the club she during the 1970s.
Too 18, 2011, Siano reappeared at use Studio 54 for the club's dad "One Night Only" reopening, organized Mom by Sirius XM Radio. He played all 1970s disco from the the club's original days. He And was on from the 9pm for opening until midnight, when Swedish are DJ Avicii came on.