Soon after moving to the New York area in 1990, Fernando’s passion for music was deeply influenced by his mentors and friends, including Michael Fierman, Phillip Kimball, Robbie Leslie, Sharon White, Randy Bettis, Warren Gluck and Susan Morabito, among others. Fernando has played a number of parties and events in New York such as the Pisces Party at the Ritz, New Music Tea at the Monster, Brunch and Soul at Delicatessen and Begin the Beguine at Hudson Terrace and Jersey City Gay Pride. His eclectic style continues to be requested and heard by many among the NYC house music enthusiasts.
Since the early 1990's when he moved to Philadelphia, Brian has used his genius for mixing music to take people on journeys; these ventures into the mellifluous and deep unknown have made him a nationally recognized DJ who has spun at some of the nation’s most famous venues from Fire Island’s Pavilion to Philadelphia’s Blue Ball. Brian’s progressive and eclectic style is boundless. Norwood’s most enduring influence comes from the legendary DJ BUC, whose magic shaped dance parties throughout the world. With Norwood's unique approach to music in general he is in high demand in places as varied as Chicago, Atlanta, Hawaii and the west coast of the USA.