It’s FreakNight 2012 at WaMu Theatre in Seattle. Myself and Chris Herrera have just finished our exclusive interview with Armin van Buuren and now have the opportunity to speak with SANDER VAN DOORN. He enters the room expressing his fatigue and the desire to be brief and ends up talking with us for over 2 hours! Here are some highlights from that conversation with questions from myself and guest interviewer
Hammarica.com starts with a new series today revolving around personal production techniques from your favorite DJs. We are proud to have Channel Surfer to kick off with a special on his vocoding technique! Vocoding isn’t just for vocals!! This is a classic Channel Surfer trick for texturing everything from percussion stabs to vocals. Sometimes you have an interesting percussive part or vocal edit but it just feels dry on it’s
Televisionary Records is very pleased to announce the first official release by up and comer Matei Craciun. Although relatively new to releasing tracks, we feel this young man has the makings to be a very respectable artist and producer. “Innocence” is a driving and uplifting melodic trancer with a very modern feel. Label head, Chris Herrera, personally takes on the remix job delivering a smooth, breezy take on the tune.
You are a busy bee keeping up with your own record label Televisionary Records, releasing on other well known labels and last not but least Djing all across the nation. How do you keep up? I have much more practice pacing myself these days I’ve been performing since I was 8 and DJing out since I was 20 now I’m 31 so I’ve worked on music skills but I’ve also learned