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Tech house
Best known for: 
Toolroom Records and Toolroom Knights
Tune of the year: 
Gig of 2010: 
Toolroom Knights, Sunny Beach, Bulgaria. Playing on four CDJs and two mixers with Martijn ten Velden
Breakthrough DJ/Producer of 2010: 
Michael Woods coming from nowhere, this year he's owned Beatport. It's also been a great year for Mendo, Uner & Coyu, Gabriel Rocha and Filthy Rich
Best new club visited this year: 
One of the best nights I've had was playing Eden for the first time for Pete Tong's night. The crowd was amazing, no bullshit, people knew their music and were just there to party. It was a really refreshing experience
Favourite non-dance album of 2010: 
I have become a real fan of The Foals this year, and would love to have the opportunity to work with them
Essential three suitcase tour items: 
My MacBook so I can continually work, Commes des Garcons because it makes you smell nice, and Twitter - the online version of crack
Which actor would play you in a film of your life: 
Maybe Barry from East Enders or Mickey Rourke. It would be a tough call to make
Best thing about being a DJ: 
Everything, it's without doubt the best job in the world
Best end-of-the-night tune: 
U2's 'With Or Without You', a piece of Balearic magic and undoubtedly one of the best songs ever written