Sat 13 July - 12:00-14:00
Having a musical family, where a passion for music breaths and his niece, Isolde Lasoen (Daan, Isolde et les Bens), and cousin Mátyás Blanckaert (Tom Dice) being the most wellknown artists, he was introduced at the young age of 12 to the studio of his backyard neighbour where slowly a passion for producing and electronic music developed. He steadily build a career towards a respected house DJ and producer following a musical pad over more than 20 years as a labelmanager, dj, producer, journalist and promoter.
Spreading a love for electronic music in DJ-sets since 1995 all over Belgium in clubs such as Fuse, Café d’Anvers, La Rocca, Culture Club, Lagoa, Silo and festivals Tomorrowland, 10 Days Off (x6), Laundry Day (x7), Cityparade, Dour Festival and abroad in France, UK, The Netherlands, Ibiza, Italy, Germany, Mexico and Australia. During these years holding resisdencies in N9 (Eeklo 1995-2001), Decadance (Ghent 1996-2000/2002-2007), Unit (Ghent 2000-2003), Muzzic Kozzmozz (Ghent 2002-2007), Montuno’s (Ghent 2003-2010), Fresh! (Ghent 2004-2006) and currently for all El Futuro events and Flash Forward Presents.
Producing solo aswell in collobarations with Vincent De Rammelaere (Synoptic), Dries De Vreeze and Thomas Van Hulle (Tom Hill). Tracks as Wavecatcher, Lebanese Girl, U & I, Sensitive Touch, Wednesday Morning, Love At Breakfast are supported by worldstars as Armin van Buuren, Laurent Garnier, Matt Darey, Danny Howells, Hernan Cattaneo, Laidback Luke, Roger Sanchez, Sander Kleinenberg, Andy Moor to name a few.
Having a passion for organization translated in building an own El Futuro concept in 1998 first as a radioshow, later adding events, a musiclabel El Futuro Recordings, and also co-organizing different events such as Purple Snow, Dubble Bubble, Nightflight, Our House, Flash Forward Presents.
Journalism has always been a key point in these musical years. Starting as reporter in 1998 for Morph Magazine, content manager for Dancecommunity, editor for Out Soon Magazine, editor & Chief editor for Nightcode Magazine and co-launching a new media platform in 2014.