From South Jersey to South Florida, DJ Anthony Pisano has been making major moves on the nightlife scene — boasting notoriety with fans like Russell Simmons and the late DJ AM.
Add to the mix monthly residencies at hotspots like LIV, Louis, Florida Room, and Mokai, as well as traveling all over the world, one can say this young music mister has got it going on.
HPNOTIQ got a chance to chat with the ambitious Pisano manning the DJ booth about what songs are guaranteed to make a crowd dance and where the party’s at down in Miami!
What makes for a good DJ?
I’d say being able to read a crowd and song selection are key.
What is one of your fondest memories behind the 1s and 2s?
Opening for DJ AM, hands down.
What other DJs would you love to work with and why?
Calvin Harris because he is my favorite artist at the moment. His sound is awesome.
What are some of your favorite places to party?
LIV, Purdy Lounge, Louis, Wall
What are three songs guaranteed to make everybody dance?
“Party All The Time (On and On)” - Brass Knuckles
“Rolling in the Deep” Remixes - Adele
“Give Me Everything (Tonight) – Pitbull feat. Ne-Yo
Do you have a good luck record?
“Dancing With The DJ” - The Knocks
What are the top 5 songs playing on your ipod right now?
“Wildfire” - SBTRKT
“Goody Two Shoes” - Duck Sauce
“The Island” – Pendulum (Steve Angello, AN21, Max Vangeli Remix)
“Mr. Saxobeat” – Alexandra Stan
“Save the world tonight” (Brass Knuckles Remix) - Swedish House Mafia
What is your most loathed request?
At the moment “Racks” by YC
What’s your favorite thing about this city?
All of the great restaurants and nightlife
Check out more from DJ Anthony Pisano at www.brassknucklesmusic.com!