Resident DJ at Buddha Bar, Grosvenor House Dubai.
French Canadian DJ Nicholas Sechaud is no stranger to the international club and fine dining scene. Currently resident DJ at the world-renowned Buddha Bar at Grosvenor House Dubai, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Nicholas has done a number of residencies across famed bars, clubs, lounges and restaurants worldwide, from Italy, Spain, Monaco, Turkey to Uzbekistan and the Philippines.
With a Vietnamese grandmother and French parents born in Vietnam, Nicholas grew up in a cosmopolitan family and lived in various countries such as Spain, Brazil, Greece, Egypt, Italy, USA and Canada. These experiences have inspired his musical roots and journey.
Nicholas spent his formative years in Italy, where he gained invaluable musical experience playing in restaurants, cafes and clubs – often all on the same day.
In 2001, Nicholas collaborated with DJ Ravin for the first time at Amnesia, Chandelier Motel in Milan and from then on both of them went on to make many appearances at a number of leading venues and events across the globe.
Nicholas has also played for a number of high profile designer brands such as GQ America, Versace and Gucci.
Notably to Nicholas’ career is the time he spent in Ibiza, Spain – arguably the world’s party capital. During this period he was the resident DJ at Villa Mercedes playing alongside famed Flamenco musician Paco Fernandez as well as the resident DJ at Café Mambo and Café Savannah. Due to his keen penchant for exotic and innovative sounds he became renowned as the ‘Sunset Master” in Ibiza.
Nicholas’ very unique and unmistakable music also resulted in taking up residency and guest starring on major radio stations such as Virgin Radio Istanbul alongside DJ Claude and DJ Jean Marc Challe, Radio Voyage in Istanbul, Radio Mundo in Equador and Sonica Radio Ibiza.