It was just one record that catapulted Martin Solveig from a well-respected DJ into one of the most formidable producers and performers in the world. ‘Hello’ has now sold over 2 million copies and earned a global recognition, achieving platinum status in America, Italy, Germany and Austria, as well as going twice platinum in Canada and in Australia... His music videos are renowned as by far the best in their class and his performances continue to electrify audiences in every corner of the globe. With his fourth studio album “SMASH” still seeing its release territory-by-territory, Martin continues to draw us into a world of pure and unparalleled fun…
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Sunnery James and Ryan Marciano, two notable personalities with a single goal: to entertain as many people as possible with their deep and funky house sound. As a DJ duo, they are irresistible. Put them in a DJ booth together and instant interaction and chemistry is there, with an eye for the audience and an ear for each other. Effortlessly adapting to one another seems to be no problem for these two best friends and partners in crime.
Otto Jettmann better known as Otto Knows is a Swedish DJ and music producer who has had a number of hits in Sweden, Belgium and the Netherlands and has collaborated with a number of artists including Tim Berg (Avicii), Sebastian Ingrosso, Alesso and has made remixes from ATB, Imogen Heap and others. His break came in 2010 on the electronic scene with "Hide and Seek" (Otto Knows bootleg) by Imogen Heap. This caught the attention of Tim Berg (Avicii) that used his production in "Hide & Seek (Avicii Remix)". But when he dropped the single "Million Voices" the success went worldwide.
Hitting all the right notes with fans and peers alike, Russian sensation ARTY is the darling of the EDM world. An emerging titan in the studio and simply electrifying in the booth, support comes from all possible corners – Armin Van Buuren, Skrillex, Avicii, Tiesto, Above & Beyond, Axwell, SHM, Dirty South, Porter Robinson and more join the plethora of press touting ARTY as one of the biggest rising stars of recent years.
Fedde Le Grand voted Deniz "Breakthrough DJ/Producer 2011", Sebastian Ingrosso called him "big time talent", and Axwell replied to the question of a Swedish journalist if he had personal favourites among young DJs: "Deniz Koyu. He makes damn cool music at the moment."
Production-wise Deniz kicked off 2012 with a remix for Fedde Le Grand's "So Much Love", a heavyweight collaboration with Fedde and Johan Wedel on "Turn It", and his uber-hit single "Bong" on Refune Records. Next up came "Follow You" with Wynter Gordon on Big Beat Records, remixes for Zedd, Miike Snow and Digitalism's all time classic "Zdarlight".
Shermanology are a bold and beautiful three-piece originally from the Netherlands but making waves across clubland on the international circuit. 3 Minutes To Explain, Fedde le Grand and Funkerman’s massive club smash, saw Shermanology vocally united and featuring on an internationally successful record. In the future expect to see them appearing on records alongside the likes of Afrojack, Chuckie, Avicii, John Dahlback and Shapeshifters.
Showtek brothers Wouter and Sjoerd Janssen are called world dominators leaving their mark wherever they go. They are selling out big shows on all continents, command the charts worldwide and work together with top DJ's and producers from all corners of the EDM scene. With their praised musical talent and distinctive sound they have broken through all ceilings and just keep on rising to extreme heights.
At the age of 17, Danny Avila has become one of the hottest acts in the world of EDM. From winning the ‘Best Newcomer DJ’ at the prestigious 2011 Vicious Music Awards at just 16, through an incredible 2012 Ibiza season that caught the attention of everyone including Tiësto and dance bible DJ Mag where he became the youngest ever Covermount CD artist, to the announcement of his residency as the youngest ever prime-time DJ on US broadcasting behemoth SiriusXM, Avila is the name on everyone’s lips – and rightly so.
In a short but sharp sweep, the budding duo has already proven their worth on many levels. Debuting for Universal Music with ‘Made Of’ - their first essential stab a the charts and airwaves alike - double-barreled label follow- up ‘Mellow’ and its vocal remodel ‘Hungry Hearts’ for 2012 have established a strong sense of consistency to this hotly tipped duo. Preserving their knack emotional resonance and uplifting melodic hallmarks alongside such high profile remix duties for Kaskade, Rebecca & Fiona and Eric Turner alike, it is fair to say that their status as Scandinavia’s best-kept secret is close to being shot-down.
Gee has worked at great events such as Mysteryland, Dance Valley and Latin Village The first track by MC Gee made in the Netherlands was released by ID&T and made it into the Sensation Black CD, which is the top selling trance compilation album in the country. Most popular co operations are together with Fedde le Grand such as "Hands up for Detroit" and "Just Trippin". Besides this MC Gee was the resident mc of popular concept parties such as Sneakerz and Housequake. MC Gee has become one of Hollands most top MCs with residencies in every major city in the Netherlands, so watch out for MC Gee setting the place on fire at a club near you...