Filippo today known as Dj Mad Dog, is one of the main artists in the Hardcore scene, He started his career at 16 having a huge popularity in Italy. In the summer of 2000 He decided to create a project for Traxtorm records with a new name: Dj Mad Dog. His first appearance was on the 25th of January 1997, where Filippo performed Live at Club Qube in Rome at just 17 years old.
From 1997 to 2001 he conducted his own radio show called “Hardcore Nation” at Mondo Radio FM a point of reference for the electronic music scene of Rome. In 2000 he released and signed his first single on Traxtorm Records called “The Memory Disappear” which was his first huge success outside of his home country.
From 2000 he produced many Hardcore hits like, “A Night Of Madness”, “Agony”, “Rewind” and he worked with many legendary artists like: Nosferatu, Noize Suppressor, Zatox and Evil Activities creating other big hits like “Lack of Existence” or “Bassdrum Bitch. In 2011 Dj Mad Dog released his first album “ A Night Of Madness” with 12 remarkable tracks that are still played on the dance floor nowadays.
Thanks to that album in 2012 he did his first world tour, performing in counties like, Chile, Mexico, Japan, Australia, Russia and of course many European cities. Thanks to this productions Dj Mad Dog has been able to export his sound to many continents like South America, Australia, Asia and Europe where he play almost 100 times each year. In 2016 DJ Mad Dog leaves Traxtorm Records to run his own label called Dogfight.