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Desyn Masiello
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Questions Top100 DJs 2007 - admin - 2015-06-30 17:27

Moody and mercurial most of the time, also romantic.
Best known for: 
Spreading love through the air.
Tune of the year: 
The best tunes are always the ones I don't know and hear in other people's sets!
Producer of 2007: 
The ones who made the aforementioned tunes.
Breakthrough DJ/Producer of 2007: 
It should be the most original and fresh, but it's sadly who makes the biggest tunes these days.
Your musical inspiration: 
My girlfriend, the best things happen when she's around.
Best festival on the planet: 
The muddiest one is always my favourite.
Best bit of kit: 
Anything that lets you be truly original and creative at the same time - so it has the sperm, egg and womb all in one.
What tune makes you cry: 
Doing my best to make one that will make you cry (though not with laughter, I hope!)
Naughtiest thing you've done this year: 
This (aren't I a good boy?).

Desyn Masiello holds the No.70 slot in our poll for the second year running, but he's quick to big-up the other DJs in is SOS collective, namely Omid 16B and Demi.

Clearly, life has moved on for Desyn since a brush with death last year forced him to take a step back from his DJing for a while. But that hasn't lessened his voting power. He is much loved and respected both within the dance world and by some of the most famous DJs in it.

Desyn's ability to bend a set and coax a crowd into wild abandon and near hysteria is perhaps due to his spiritual outlook on life.
"I'm focusing on what can be done when a group of people lovingly get together and share knowledge, music and skills (SOS), and I'm working on a number of collaborative mix compilations due out early 2008," he tells DJmag.