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Style: 
“Melodic house music.”
Best known for: 
“‘United We Dance’ (Ultra 2014 Aftermovie Soundtrack).”
Tune of the year: 
“Major Lazer & DJ Snake ‘Lean On’.”
Breakthrough DJ/producer of 2015: 
“Kygo.”
What’s the most important skill a DJ should have?: 
“A feeling for what the crowd wants, and what you as a DJ want to play.”
Is the future still bright for EDM?: 
“Of course! It’s always evolving but it’s still on the up.”
Does the constant travelling and DJ lifestyle ever take its toll on you mentally?: 
“Occasionally it does, but we don’t like to complain. It’s always been our dream and we’re very fortunate to do what we do.”
What cause is closest to your heart?: 
“Equal human rights for every person regardless of gender, sexual orientation or race.”
Which club would you like to bring back from the dead?: 
“The Guvernment in Toronto. We played there once, and the club had an amazing atmosphere. Such a shame they closed it down.”
Why aren’t there more women in the Top 100 DJs poll?: 
“There will be more and more, hopefully! Luckily there are talented girls like NERVO and Krewella who are setting a good example.”
What do you think of DJs who use ghost producers?: 
“In our opinion you’re always better off making your own music. We couldn’t fathom having somebody else making our music for us - it’s an art we pride ourselves in.”