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Questions Top100 DJs 2013 - admin - 2015-06-30 17:19

Best known for: 
“BL3ND energy.”
Tune of the year: 
"Too many to just choose one.”
“I like to be booked for a reasonable price, so all my fans can come and enjoy the show at an easy cost.”
Have DJs' fees got out of hand?: 
"By pop you mean mainstream? If so, then yes. I'm glad it is mainstream because it shows how strong and big electronic music has become.”
Has dance music become the new pop?: 
"Most of my fans (Bl3nders) already consider me an animal on stage! Running around going wild and fierce!”
If you could be any animal, what would you be?: 
"I don't see why not. I do it all the time to symbolize love to my fans. I also make them put up their middle finger, and that symbolizes love in our world also.“
Should DJs do "heart hands": 
"I promote Bl3ND ENERGY, and that's having a good time just with music and the people that surround you.“
Do DJs have a duty to speak out about drugs?: 
"Having Funktion One speakers everywhere I play. Those speakers are amazing for electronic music.”

DJ BL3ND is the US sensation soon to break out onto European shores. The last year has seen him go from bedroom DJ to smash hit sensation, all because the series of DJ videos he uploaded to YouTube went viral.

“2013 has been a great year so far,” says the young, unnamed star who has a terrifying mask glued to his face the whole time. “I played a lot of shows for my fans around the US and I also have been locked up in the studio working on a bunch of fresh new stuff.“

He’s amassed some dizzying stats this year, including over 200 million YouTube views, 3 million Facebook fans and 20 million music downloads. Said music is a high gloss, high impact, maximalist sound that takes the most spikey elements of EDM, biggest drops of dubstep and most sawtooth synths, and welds them together into a hellish soundtrack that gets his fans “raging”.

“Now I'm ready for my international tour coming up in 2014,” he says, so you’d better watch out…