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Deep, dark, driving, percussive, proggy trance!
Best known for: 
Tune of the year: 
Sander van Dein 'Aurora' (Black Hole Recordings)
Gig of 2009: 
Trance Energy, Australia: four cities, four days, four main stages - that was living the dream!
Breakthrough DJ/Producer of 2009: 
Jan Oostdyk
The track that changed your life: 
Delirium 'Silence (Tiesto Remix)'
What makes a good DJ great: 
An ability to adjust to the audience. People in different countries want different styles of music. You have to remember that.
Most underrated DJ: 
Sander van Doorn. Not underrated but deserves to be a superstar.
Biggest challenge this year: 
Dealing with the music industry, and not becoming an arrogant asshole in the face of my recent successes.
Top tech toy: 
I was an iPhone fanatic, until I borrowed Ferry Corsten's Blackberry and fell in love with it.