Showing up from the deeply creative household of Bucharest , he mastered the electronic scene from the early years of teenage , swapping from techno to house like it was nothing . This diversity is also an important aspect of his sound , that sometimes reaches a perfect fusion between these two electronic universes . Costin is no longer just an usual appearance at the venue and he has made his way up to the big techno show pretty fast , since his popularity outrunned any expectations in the past years , through top label releases like Pleasure Zone and Pressure Traxx , which can also be spotted in the bags of resonating artists like Ricardo Villalobos or Priku . As the Romanian electronic infrastructure is getting stronger and stronger , Costin is definitely one important piece of machinery . The well constructed productions and the high endurance sets will drive his way next to the top names in no time .
DJ, producer, remixer, one of the first electronic music romanian DJs and one of the first artists in the roster of Sunrise Booking Agency. Rhadoo (Radu Cilinca) made his debut as a DJ in 1995. His first gigs consisted of nights at Club A and Studio Martin, Bucharest, Romania. His eccentric style and personality has helped him earn a reputation as a top-class DJ in his native country of Romania. Rhadoos dedication and talent earned him the best Romanian DJ Award in 2003, 2004 and 2005 at the annual Nights.ro Awards.
In 2003, MTV Romania Music Awards acknowledged him as their top pick in the DJ category. His skill and hard work resulted in residencies at clubs like Club A, The Office, Karma, Zerrilos, DC10 (Ibiza),The Mission.
His increasing reputation has landed him gigs at the Love Parade, Berlin (Germany) in 1999 and 2003, East Power – Sankt Petersburg (Russia), and finally leads to a residency at DC10 in Ibiza; not to mention his constant touring in Europe and in his country Romania. His sound goes deep and powerfull, with strong basslines.
Rhadoo has also proved his production skills, with releases on his own label , that he is running with his mates Raresh and Pedro aka Petre Inspirescu and also on Cadenza Records. Rhadoo is not only known as one of the most promising DJs in electronic club music, but he also proved his astonishing production talents ranging from deep, dubby house to uplifting and seductive techno.
His interest in music began at the age of 16, when he started producing underground hip-hop music. This passion for music soon lead him to electronic music, where he quickly learned how to take over the decks and became a sought after DJ in Romania and later, playing at famous clubs and underground parties world wide for more than 10 years.
His creativity is now well known on the market, being a highly respected producer with key values. In 2015 he launched his first record label: Ruere Records pushing it to international bounds.
He played in major festivals throughout the world, specially for Sunwaves Festival, alongside major artists mentioning names like Sven Vath, Ricardo Villalobos, ZIP, Dewalta, Thomas Melchior, Audio Werner, Digitaline, Luciano, Richie Hawtine, Dubfire, Onur Ozer, Tobias Neumann, Raresh, Rhadoo and many more.