Zondervan aka Leon Clarke
Dimitri: Can you mention your 3 biggest achievements in your music career in 2016?
Zondervan: My first release receiving Paul van Dyk support, Playing at the Goodgreef Cruise weekender, and getting to play the first Cream event in Ireland in a long time.
Dimitri: Overall 2016 was a positive, neutral or maybe negative year for you and why?
1) Best Track:
2) Best Artist (Dj & producer):
3) Best Remix:
4) Best Remixer:
5) Best New Talent (Dj or producer):
6) Best Electronic Music Album:
7) Best Electronic Music Compilation:
8) Best artwork/cover of an Album or Compilation:
9) Best Lyrics in an Electronic Music track
10) Best Vocalist/Singer featured on Electronic Music track:
11) Best Electronic Music Label:
12) Best Online Social media for communication with your fans:
13) Best music composition software:
Zondervan: FL Studio
14) Best personal Dj Gig:
15) Best Dj set of the year from other fellow DJ:
16) Best country that you have visited to perform with the most up for it crowd:
17) Best Radio show:
Zondervan: Outburst Radio
18) Best Online Record shop that you purchase your music:
19) Best music related website that you visit frequently:
20) Best Smart phone or smart phone application:
21) Best DJ equipment (software or hardware):
Zondervan: DJM 2000
22) Best new sound or sample that has been used in Electronic Music this year perhaps introduced first by you?
23) Best tip that you learnt this year for your Djing techniques or music composition:
24) Best piece of advice you got in relation to your career in 2016:
Zondervan: Keep working hard
25) Best hobby or activity that you spent a lot of time in 2016:
26) Best holiday destination for 2016 that you manage to visit this year either to relax or to perform in a club or festival:
27) Best Electronic Music magazines in printed form not online:
28) Best joke you heard this year related to electronic music:
Zondervan: David Guetta
Dimitri: Finally, 2017 is ahead of us would you like to tell your plans with your future releases, tracks, albums, collaborations, Dj gigs.
Zondervan: I'm working hard on some new original Tech, Psy & Vocal Trance tracks which should keep me busy for the start of the year and then, who knows !
Thanks to Duncan Newell from Alter Ego records for arranging this interview.