It begins when Cali based DJ and party animal Nicky Savage crossed paths with Jeremy Giovinazzo at an Orange County radio station where both were DJing (Nicky had been invited to DJ on 'Riders Of A Plastic Groove' while Jeremy hosted the weekly 'Disco 4 Ur Health') on the same afternoon, wanting to play the same tunes. Their mutual respect and shared love of Disco lead them to form Dreamwave/Nu-Disco crew leisureCOUNCIL alongside wonder-guitarist Sam Aftermath. The trio preceded to tear the west coast a new one with legendary DJ sets and acclaimed remixes.
Meanwhile in Germany, Nu-Disco producer Digitalfoxglove, was making a highly respected name for himself with a string of dancefloor destroying Electro-Disco tracks and remixes. When the leisureCOUNCIL crew offered to remix Digitalfoxglove's underground Electro hit 'Beasts And Flowers ', so impressed was everyone with the result, that the four decided to join forces to use their powers for the benefit of all mankind and the advancement of the groove.
And so, Ride the Universe was born.
Four men, a world apart, bound together by a love of Electro and Disco, swearing an oath to defeat the forces of soulless music and to party harder than anyone has partied before. The excitement that surrounds the group's releases was evident from day one. The Electro blog world went into meltdown time and time
again with each new remix, culminating in their universally acclaimed version of Chromeo's 'Hot Mess', a Nu-Disco anthem that shows Ride the Universe at their best, innovative and like someone drove a dump truck full of synth Funk up to your house and deposited it’s cargo on your doorstep.
Having actual musicians in the outfit alongside DJs and producers give ride The Universe the edge on the competition, deep butt shaking basslines and soaring guitar sit happily on the Electro grooves, taking them to the next level. So what's next for Ride the Universe? Busy in their continent spanning virtual studio the guys work tirelessly on their début release, breaking only to fire off party starting mixtapes, Ride The Universe invite you to join them on their quest for the perfect XXXX.