Gianfranco Bortolotti

Gianfranco Bortolotti

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Gianfranco Bortolotti
Italian producer, label manager and entrepreneur. He is the founder of Media Records and Media Studio.

In 1987 he created his first project named Cappella, releasing titles such as “Bauhaus” (1987) and “Helyom Halib” (1988). In the same year he also founded Media Records. Other projects founded by him were 49ers, Anticappella and Antico to name a few.

In the 90s he founded BXR: on this label careers of DJs like Mauro Picotto, Gigi D'Agostino and Mario Più were started.

In the early 2000's he signs contracts with Tiësto, Paul Van Dyk, Armin Van Buuren, Ferry Corsten, Marco V, Above & Beyond, Niels Van Gogh, Andy Jay Powell and Tillmann Uhrmacher. In 2004 he left music business and started the architect and interior designer career. For this reason Media Records was stopped.

In 2015 he come back to music and re-started Media Records, relaunching some of old labels (BXR, Underground (2), UMM, Heartbeat) and starting new labels as EDMedia and Italo.
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Gianfranco Bortolotti Discography


Gigi D'Agostino Forrest Gump Suite Gigi D'Agostino - Il Programmino Di Gigi D'Agostino (Comp) NoiseMaker, Media Records Czech Republic 2003 Sell This Version


COMP 192/cd Gigi D'Agostino Forrest Gump Suite Gigi D'Agostino - Live At Altromondo(CD, Comp, Mixed, Exc) NoiseMaker, Media Records COMP 192/cd Italy 2003 Sell This Version

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June 7, 2016
Hi all fans ! Please, is it possible to get the lyrics of "I'm alone" ? I already tried to translate it by myself, but I can´t. Thank you !


December 6, 2015
total legend !


May 13, 2014
edited over 2 years ago
before the internet there were only record shops i was only a teenager at that time i spent many days flicking through the few releases we got in the U.K for and i noticed that anything with Gianfranco Bortolotti written on the inlay sounded different to other stuff eventually i started to buy all stuff with his credits on it to this day i still am the guy is a god ;)


May 17, 2013
A legend of italo & eurodance and house. Nuff said

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