Another ibizan summer season comes to an end, and amongst the closing parties comes the annual DJ Awards. Once again Joel’s productions have earned him credibility of the highest level within the dance music industry – this year taking home the prestigious award for the Electro House category. Afrojack, Benny Benassi and Calvin Harris were amongst the nominees. Click here for further info: www.djawards.com.
SOFI’s new EP is out now on mau5trap and is the first of a two-part series, consisting of dynamic collaborations with some of the most exciting electronic talent around. The release is available in two formats; the Extended Mixes can be found at beatport and the Radio Edits at iTunes. The two tracks featured on it – Broken Souvenirs and Joyride featuring Vulgatron of Foreign Beggars are both collaborations with Brighton-based dubstep renegades Millions Like Us.
This week Joel was announced ‘Highest Electro DJ’ at Amsterdam’s DJ Mag Top 100 event. This is what the mau5 had to say on Facebook: “#4 again on the top100 DJ polls… hey, not bad for someone who isnt a DJ. Anythings possible folks! now.. where did i rank in the top100 dentists poll? *looks* anyway… it just means you all voted, and i didnt even have to spam you to do it! so, if it means anything to me, it’s the love from my fans… and i love you all back! â™¥
ps. lol, lets get the jump on this bitch NOW. HEY EVERYONE. VOTE FOR ME FOR THE 2012 TOP100 POLLS. I WILL GIVE YOU BACON.”