NDJK semi finals

Up to the Dutch DJ Finals

YES! I’m a Dutch DJ championship (Nederlandse DJ kampioenschappen) under 18 years finalist. So, up to the finals of NDJK 2016 on december 18, 2016.

During the semi-finals I played a set of electrohouse, progressive house, bit of oldskool and bigroom.

De Loods Ridderkerk with DJ BastiQ

“De Loods” at the P.C. Hooftstraat

Tonight at “De Loods”, P.C. Hooftstraat in Ridderkerk, I played a set of #progressivehouse #electrohouse and #bigroom tracks. Awesome location! Thank you De Loods and Quarles van der Mije (Q Vallento)!
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Mixcloud october 2016

LIVE MIX on Mixcloud

I just uploaded my first live mix recording to my DJ BastiQ channel on Mixcloud. It’s a 20 minute set with 15 tracks. I hope you like it!

The URL is: https://www.mixcloud.com/djbastiq/20min-mix-october-2016/

Martin Garrix - ADE 2016 - All Ages

ADE 2016: Martin Garrix – All Ages Event

I was at Martin Garrix his first very own “All Ages Event” – which also was the only all ages event during this year’s Amsterdam Dance Event.

The headliner Martin Garrix turned Amsterdam RAI into one big party during a more than two hour gig! I watched this amazing show first class from the VIP Deck.

ADE conference with Armin van Buuren

ADE 2016 Conference with Armin van Buuren

On saturday I went to several conferences. They were all very interesting, but one conference was particularly interesting. Among others, Armin van Buuren gave useful tips about: “Getting Your Demo Signed” from the point of view of Label Experience.
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boek: wat de fok ouwe

ADE 2016 – “Wat de FOK ouwe!”

On Friday, October 21, I visited various locations of ADE 2016 (Amsterdam Dance Event). The most fun was a conversation with Daniël Leeflang AKA DJ Dano of the book: “Wat de FOK ouwe, het bizarre leven van DJ Dano” (“What the FOK old man, the bizarre life of DJ Dano).
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ADE 2016 Experience

ADE 2016 with Tim Double U

Together with DJ friend Tim Double U at: “Vlaams Cultuurhuis de Brakke Grond” checking out new DJ Gear.

Halloween Welnuh DJOI Driebergen

Halloween @ DJOI Driebergen

Crazy Halloween-disco evening at the DJOI Driebergen.
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David Stellar and DJ BastiQ

Ableton Live 9 training

With David Stellar in his studio. I am learning from David all kinds of Ableton Live 9 techniques.

van der Lee fotografie

van der Lee Fotografie

Shooting pressphotos for my presskit at “van der Lee fotografie” Zeist.

The raw material was already awesome! Now it is waiting for post processing with Photoshop.