Marcos Carnaval is one of the most respected DJs and producers to come out of Brazil. #9 on UK's DJ Mag Top Brazilian DJs rank, this acclaimed NY-based executive has produced, remixed and licensed tracks for labels such as Nets Work, Nervous Records, Tommy Boy, Ministry of Sound, George V Records, Star 69 and EMI Japan.
He has won multiple awards including DJ Sound Magazine's Best Brazilian DJ/Producer in 2000/2001 and was nominated for the DJ Sound Magazine 2010 Best Music Producer Award. In addition, Marcos' songs are featured on over 30 (thirty) CD compilations, a movie soundtrack, and 6 solo albums!!
His songs have been featured on Pete Tong's Essential Mix on BBC1 Radio, Bob Sinclar's radio show and Roger Sanchez's Release Yourself radio show. 'Do Pai' reached #4 at Beatport's Top 100 Progressive House charts. Some of his remixes even charted on the "Billboard Hot Music / Club Play Top 100" and remained on the "Billboard Club Charts" for more than 20 weeks.
Marcos headlined some of the biggest events in the world, from having his own UMF Brasil tent on the Ultra Music Festival in Miami to headlining the Rio Music Conference, the Brazilian Edition of the Ultra Music Festival, the Midsummer Music Conferencel in Portugal or the House Music Festival in Rio.
Marcos holds a bimestrial residency at Pacha in New York City, a quarterly residency at Boston's premiere venue, UnderBar, and 2 summer residencies at Es Paradis Ibiza and Cocomo Croatia. He has also played prime time at nightclubs in Austria, Albania, Croatia, Slovenia, Ukraine, Russia, Lithuania, Mexico, Costa Rica, Panama, Colombia, South Africa, Connecticut, Philadelphia, Boston, New Jersey, New York, Sao Paulo, Porto Alegre, Brasilia, Cuiaba, Goiania, Manaus, Parana, PACHA in Buzios, Rio de Janeiro and GREEN VALLEY (voted world's number 1 club) in Camboriu.