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Electric Daisy Carnival 2012

Quick-hit Q&As with some of our favorite EDC DJs

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      Fedde Le Grand

      Describe your sound: Techy progressive

      Your best song: Coldplay “Paradise” remix

      Favorite (non-EDM) music genre: Funk

      Favorite club or festival (outside Las Vegas): Exit Festival (Novi Sad, Serbia)

      Favorite pastime (unrelated to music): Gaming

      Favorite music blog: Dancing Astronaut

      Favorite clothing or footwear brand: Adidas

      Song of the year (outside your label): Michael Calfan, “Resurrection” (Axwell remix)

      The future of live DJing: It’s big and about to get bigger.

      Breakthrough producer of 2012 (outside your label): Nicky Romero

      Funniest Las Vegas memory: If only I could remember ...

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      Dash Berlin

      Describe your sound: Electronic music from the heart

      Your best song: Still hiding somewhere in my mind

      Favorite (non-EDM) music genre: There are only two genres in my private universe: music that I like and music that I don’t like. It’s all music to me.

      Favorite club or festival (outside Las Vegas): Is there a world outside of Vegas? :-)

      Favorite pastime (unrelated to music): Soccer

      Favorite music blog: The fan blogs on DashBerlinWorld.com

      Favorite clothing or footwear brand: Anything goes, not really focused on brands

      Song of the year (outside your label): Nicky & The Dove, “DJ Ease My Mind”

      The future of live DJing: Interactive music selection

      Breakthrough producer of 2012 (outside your label): Shogun

      Funniest Las Vegas memory: Nothing funny at all actually. DJing at EDC was a pure adrenaline rush of the sweetest kind!

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      Carl Cox

      Describe your sound: Carl Cox

      Favorite (non-EDM) music genre: Jazz

      Favorite club or festival (outside Las Vegas): Space (Ibiza)

      Favorite pastime (unrelated to music): Motorcycles

      Favorite music blog: RA

      Favorite clothing or footwear brand: Tiger footwear and Hard 8 clothing

      Song of the year (outside your label): Kölsch, “Opa”

      The future of live DJing: Keeping it live

      Breakthrough producer of 2012 (outside your label): Luca Bacchetti

      Funniest Las Vegas memory: Seeing snow in Vegas

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      Dirty South

      Describe your sound: Big room house music

      Your best song: My last song always feels the best since it’s newest. That would be “City of Dreams.”

      Favorite (non-EDM) music genre: Indie/alternative

      Favorite club or festival (outside Las Vegas): Hard to pick—there are many incredible ones, such as Coachella, Creamfields, Tomorrowland …

      Favorite pastime (unrelated to music): Movies

      Favorite music blog: There are a lot. Hype Machine, Beat My Day, Dancing Astronaut

      Favorite clothing or footwear brand: I’m a T-shirt/jeans guy. I love various sneakers. I’m loving all the Balenciaga sneakers right now.

      Song of the year (outside your label): Sebastian Ingrosso & Alesso, “Calling”

      The future of live DJing: Probably something weird like music stored on a chip/hard drive in our brains, and DJs will play the music by telepathy

      Breakthrough producer of 2012 (outside your label): Alesso

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      Morgan Page

      Describe your sound: Big room melodic house with lots of vocals

      Your best song: It’s a tie between “In the Air” and “The Longest Road.”

      Favorite (non-EDM) music genre: Indie or modern folk

      Favorite club or festival (outside Las Vegas): Coachella

      Favorite pastime (unrelated to music): Digital photography and travel

      Favorite clothing or footwear brand: G-Star

      Song of the year (outside your label): “Levels” by Avicii was the best song of 2011. 2012 isn’t over yet, but there are lots of promising contenders.

      The future of live DJing: More crowd interaction, more sync’d visuals, but flexible DJ sets that aren’t static

      Breakthrough producer of 2012 (outside your label): Nilson & The 8th Note

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