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Charlie Small
19 December 2022, 16:00

Andrea Oliva | How I DJ: Watch

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Andrea Oliva stars in the latest edition of How I DJ, powered by Pioneer DJ. 

How I DJ, a DJ Mag Original series, takes you inside the booth with the world's best DJs, giving unique insight into their approach to DJing, along with the tricks and techniques they use to rock global dancefloors.

Andrea Oliva, ANTS resident and All I Need label boss, is known worldwide for his looping, percussive style; mixing classic acapellas with layered hi hats, to create intense build ups. 

In his How I DJ episode, the Swiss DJ lays bare the techniques that define this style. 

Watch the episode now to learn how Andrea Oliva uses Pioneer DJ RMX-1000 as a drum machine to simulate build ups, gets creative with EQ and loops to balance multiple tracks in the mix and find out how he sources and uses classic acapella samples to connect with his crowd towards the end of his sets.

Check out other How I DJ episodes with SHERELLE, Eats Everything, David Guetta, James Hype, Jamz Supernova and more via DJ Mag's YouTube channel.