Originating from Mexico and Italy, Dario Canuso started to get inspired by many styles of music at a very young age.
In the early 90s in Mexico, Dario listened to many styles of music, yet he heard electronic music for the first time at a house party of his friend Carlos. This style of music caught his attention and became something special and unique for him.
At the age of 11, his family and him moved from Mexico to the USA, where his interest in music started growing more and more.
Speaking almost no english it took time to meet people and make new friends. Finding people with interest in electronic music was a challenge as the US South market was dominated by R&B, Hip Hop and Rock. This music inspired him in a unique way on a daily basis, slowly his musical taste was growing and getting formed by many types of styles.
In August 2001 he visited Switzerland, where he attended the famous Street Parade in Zurich, where one million people gathered together, and officially made one of the biggest parties in the world come true.
This was the day that sparked Dario's motivation and feeling to mix music .
After getting the basic skills down on the turntables his passion grew and he started mixing for internet radios, and friend's parties.
In 2003 his family and him moved away from USA to Zurich, Switzerland. Where he found his way to meet new people and make new friends. After visiting the first record store in the area, he knew he had landed in electronic music heaven.
His first big event at the open air Zurich Fest 2004, was a success, which led him on to mixing at various clubs in the Zurich area.
After meeting up with his friend Carlos (Edelstahl), he got inspired by him and great Producer`s / DJ's all over the world.
Dario was playing at local Clubs, but his passion for music made him want more. He decided to take the next step in his career into music production.
Dario joyned the record label Stahlplatten in the year 2008