How did it all start for you, music-wise?
Originally I was helping out in studios as an engineer, then I started recording in them at night when no one used them and began writing my own music!
Explain your sound in 3 words?
Dark, sexy, thumping
What does it feel like when you are up on stage?
I’m actually a shy person, so it is always a little strange actually. Having people focused on me is weird to handle sometimes!
Where does your love for music come from?
Mostly an inexplicable urge to create a vibe or feeling with sounds.
Which artists and styles inspired and influenced you?
Jeff Mills, David Holmes, Depeche Mode
Best stage/party/club you have ever play?
Okipoppi Festival in South Africa, in the middle of nowhere!
What is the best part of life as a DJ?
Traveling around the world meeting interesting like minded people!
Your top 3 festivals?
The BPM Festival, Sonar and Winter Music Conference
How do you see the future for the dance music scene?
Constantly evolving into more sub-genres and electronic music taking over the mainstream!
What do you think makes The BPM Festival so popular?
Its pure quality music, no commercial stuff and a huge variety of visitors from all over the world.
You’ve just launched a limited edition streetwear line with lifestyle brand Four Over Four.
Tells us more about it?
It’s a physical representation of our sound I guess. We are ex skaters so the t-shirt will always be our go-to piece of clothing. Always black and white of course! http://octopusrecordings.com/tees
What’s your motto or the advice you live by?
Live fast, die young, stay good looking forever.
Any loves, other then music?
Biology, Modern Art, Detective novels
Any future plans you want to share with us?
I’m touring Europe, Asia and India this year
How important is Social Media for you?
It’s a strange game, we have to play it.
Where we can follow you?
Fav Food: Tofu
Holiday destination: Oahu
Favorite Track: Weska – “Friction”
Sports Team: Lakers
Quote: Work harder (me)
Movie: Twelve Monkeys