What’s it like living in London as an artist? Is the expense worth the community and creative vibe, do you feel?
What would you say is your signature sound? What are the vibes you like to convey as a producer?
And are they the same as a DJ?
You also have a live show right? How different does that sound to you as a DJ?
What’s it like remixing a track by Green Velvet? Do you feel pressure? Are there rules on what you can and can’t do?
Big pressure! I don’t take on remixes lightly, especially when it comes to remixing existing dance tracks.I always feel a bit of heat with remixes, no matter the original artist. Taking someone else’s music and altering can be a tricky process. You always want to pay respect to the track, while ensuring you’re adding a personal touch.
Tell us about your own label Beesemyer – what’s the vibe, what’s the sound, what are your goals with it?
A few big months ahead! I have an Anjunadeep EP coming in August. Pete Tong and I have another collab in the works also. I’m starting a new remix for Anaphase which will be part of their new EP on Beesemyer coming out in September.. On the live side of things, I’ll be at Noisily Festival in the UK again this year. It’s always one of my best weekends of the year.
John’s remix of Space Date is out on Drumcode now
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