Plano B / Cubo Records
Filipe Galante is the person behind the project Pixel82. With a career spanning 15 years, he has been all over Portugal and played in renowned clubs such Lux (PT), Industria (PT), Dalston Superstore (UK), Cargo (UK), Bossa Nova Civic Club (USA), 605 (BR) as well as festivals such as Neo Pop (PT) and Atlantic Music Waves (UK). Throughout this years he has played with artists such as Simian Mobile Disco, Move D, Hercules & Love Affair, John Talabot...
As a producer, his tracks have been released on labels such as EMI, Ministry of Sound, Local Talk or Bloop. He also remixed such various artists such as Freddie Mercury, Kylie Minogue, Mirror People or Anderson Noise.
After some years living in London, the influence of the city is noticeable on his sound. Exploring the more raw and punchy analog sounds, his productions makes us travel from a rave on the M25 until a loft in New York. If the Although the UK sound is present Pixel82 algo relates to all the classic sounds of house and techno that came before him. It was also in London that he started his night JackYaBody that continues to this day, now in Plano B, Porto.
It is also essential to mention his work for 5 years as music booker on Plano B in Porto, one of the best clubs in the Portuguese electronic scene. Beyond bringing some of the best current renowned artists, the club works also as a window where you can catch many of the artists of the future. He is also the A&R of the recently created Cubo Records, a electronic music label associated with his club, that strived to discover new talents, mainly in the Portuguese scene.