Freak man DJ BL3ND makes his way to India this March! Phoenix Live is bringing down one of the most exuberant acts, DJ BL3ND to India for a 5 city tour.
In the short time DJ BL3ND pursued his career, the Los Angeles native has created one of the most loyal followings of any DJ. With a staggering 360 million YouTube views, 1 million YouTube subscribers, and more than 4 million Facebook followers, DJ BL3ND has won legions of superfans (known as BL3NDERS) across the globe with his exuberant viral videos and electrifying live sets.DJ BL3ND is truly a unique sensation.
We had a chance to interview him, read on:
Question: What really made you choose music as your career?
Music is my passion! Dj was my hobby, that turned into my full time job now.
Question: Producers you admire?
I admire all producers that deliver something unique into the electronic scene.
Question: Your Top 3 tunes right now?
Killa – SkrillexWiwek / light up the fire – dj bl3nd / propaganda – dj snake
Question: What’s the story behind your mask?
It’s something that happened naturally, and I stuck with since the beginning. I am happy I put on a mask because I can be a normal person when i’m back home.
Question: Playing at which festival has been the most amazing experience ever?
Playing Weekend Festival in Finland and Sweden have been the most awesome festivals. 2016 will be my third time playing that festival.
Question: How do you manage to get so much energy?
II am a very light guy, so my endurance can last for a long time. I noticed energy was within me when I joined track & field team in school.
Question: What tips do you have for aspiring musicians who want to follow your footsteps?
Work hard and stay motivated. Producing and being a dj is about fun and passion. If you continue being a musician for the right reasons, many great things will follow!
Question: Who are the top 3 artists you’d like to work with?
Marilyn Manson, SerjTankian, Corey Taylor
Question: Tell us about your upcoming releases? Any album plans?
I have a lot of unreleased new music I am playing during my dj sets. These will come out as singles throughout the year. So far in 2016 I have released two songs already, “Creature” and “Light up the Fire.” I have gotten support from David Guetta and Showtek, so I am very happy
Question : : What do you think about the EDM Scene in India?
The EDM scene in India is awesome!! I came to india last year, and was amazed by how the fans reacted to every song I played. A lot of energy and positive vibes here in india for EDM!
Question: Do you have any message for your Indian fans?
Indian BL3NDERS!! I look forward to party with you again and get crazier than last year!!
Question: What are you looking forward to most during your visit to India?
I look forward to the food! I know india has one of the best meals in the world 🙂
Catch DJ BL3ND taking over at your city.