RoNiN & Nesta
Techno / Electronica / House
When it comes to talking about local talent on the Lebanese EDM scene, "Beirut own DJ darlings” Ronin & Nesta, are two names that are rolling off the tip of everyone’s tongue. The Lebanese DJ duo has been spinning crowds into a frenzy of energy, emotion, and dance, invigorating audiences with their blend of house and techno!
They have become in no time two of the most interesting acts on the Lebanese DJ scene, building themselves a respectable and enviable reputation with an army of fans across Lebanon and the Middle East.
While putting their numerous skills to use in a variety of domains, in early 2006, Beirut In the Mix was created; a now popular booking, events, management & marketing agency, throwing parties between Beirut and Paris and representing them worldwide.
Holding a bi-weekly residency for 3 years at the edgiest club in the region, the basement – ranked 77 at the DJ Mag top 100 Clubs – the duo is now spinning at the hippest hotspots in Beirut, the city “establishing itself as one of the hottest in the world”.
They have been spinning for the past few years with some of the best super-brand names in the music circuit, including Ministry of Sound, Toolroom Knights, Bedrock and Global Underground, at some of the biggest festivals, the Paris Technoparade and Dubai’s Sandance, also worked their magic and worked their magic – as warm up and after hour sets – alongside the world’s best DJs: to name a few John Digweed, Marco Carola, Lee Burridge, Nick Warren, Dubfire, Paco Osuna…
After a successful 3 year residency on NRJ Mastermix, Ronin & Nesta’s show, “Beirut In the Mix” recently moved to the middle-east #1 radio station, Mix FM, every Saturday at 8pm; a showcase of the world’s finest house and techno music that is also broadcasted as guest mixes on afterhours.fm, danceradio.gr, spin.jo, ubradio.net, theSUC, Beattunes.com and friskyradio.
The duo was also nominated as the first official dance4life ambassadors in Lebanon for pushing back the spread of HIV and AIDS worldwide, that is endorsed by some of the world’s biggest DJs like Tiesto, Paul Van Dyk, Fedde Le Grand, Gui Boratto and Judge Jules.
Media channels have already hailed Ronin & Nesta as “the fastest rising Lebanese DJs” and “the talk of town”. Widely acclaimed by Beirut’s clubbing scene, they are “known for being highly interactive during their live sets, paired with professional mixing skills and tasteful track selection”.
Now with their long awaited productions, hotspot gigs, weekly radio show and monthly residencies, Ronin & Nesta are with no doubt “two names to look after in the future of the EDM scene”.
“One of the most ambitious tag-team duos in the middle east” DJ Magazine
“Beirut Own DJ darlings” The Daily Star