Swedish born and bred Ted Nilsson is a learned DJ and producer who has been honing his trade for almost twenty years.
Eighteen years ago he left his native Sweden for Spain, where residencies at various clubs such as Space and Pacha in Canary Islands & London Underground with Brandon Block ensued. Following that Ted decided to add some technical production skills to his repertoire and enrolled at London’s prestigious SAE and it ultimately paid off.
Now based in the Midlands, one of his first releases was on Lowered Recordings - ‘Pips’ was showcased on the Miami Sampler for the record label and since then Ted has had tracks and remixes singed to labels such as Spinnin, Strictly Rhytyhm, Hed Kandi, Lowered Recordings and many more.
DJ-wise, Nilsson has played everywhere from Beijing to Ibiza at places like the Terrace at Space, Ibiza for Carl Cox, the Deadmau5 stage on the terrace at Amnesia, Ibiza for Together, El Divino’s and the world famous Gatecrasher on NYE for Miss Moneypennys.
The sort of music he mixes up in one of his electric sets includes a number of his own remixes of artists like Robin S, Stonebridge, Boy George, Lifelike, Dada, Stefano Noferini, Migrants and others, whilst a number of other records which were quickly picked up by Hed Kandi.
Anyone from Danny Howard on his Radio 1 weekly show via Pete Tong, Roger Sanchez, David Guetta, Axwell, Eric Morillo, Andi Durrant plus many more have supported Ted’s tracks in the past, whilst chart success has never been far away with his WMC Miami 2008 track ‘Aztec’ in the DMC Buzz Chart for 4 weeks whilst his remix of “Forever” was featured on ‘Hed Kandi World Series: London. Since 2010 Ted have had tracks and remixes featured on over 5 Hed Kandi compilations incl. Hed Kandi Live: Es Paradise Ibiza Opening Party 2014
2014 Ibiza Summer season saw Ted taking on a Wednesday Residency in the Global Room at Pacha, Ibiza as well as performances in Amnesia’s Mainroom for “Together”
Ted’s charismatic DJ style and standout productions are earning him a deserved reputation.