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BEST OF 2017 Interview with David Thulin

Your Name: David Thulin
Your location(country,city): USA, Nashville

Dimitri: Can you mention your biggest music career achievements in 2017?
David Thulin: Writing/Producing over 100 songs this year with various artists in various genres, both signed and indie.
Dimitri: Can you mention your biggest personal life achievements in 2017 that make you extremely proud?
David Thulin: Growing my business and being full time in music!
1) Best Track from other artists:
"Memory Lane" by Kyau & Albert

2) Your top 3 2017 personal productions

1 - "Destiny (feat. Spencer Lloyd)" by David Thulin & Euphoric Nation

2 - "Stop Me" by Andreas Moss

3 - "Miami (feat. Spencer Kane)" by Taylor Grey

3) Best Artist (Dj & producer):
Seven Lions

4) Best Remix from other artist:
"Destiny (feat. Spencer Lloyd) [Kris Haulund Remix]" by David Thulin & Euphoric Nation

5) Best Remix that you have produced?
"Hysteria (David Thulin Remix)" by Joel Vaughn

6) Best Remixer:
Michael Fearon

7) Best New Talent (Dj or producer):
Euphoric Nation

8) Best Electronic Music Album:
Monstercat Uncaged, Vol. 3

9) Best Electronic Music Compilation:
A State of Trance 2017 (Mixed By Armin van Buuren)

10) Best artwork/cover of an Album or Compilation:
Where I Won't Be Found - Seven Lions

11) Best Lyrics in an Electronic Music track (it can be your production or from other artists)
"Pressure (feat. Laura Brehm)" by Draper

12) Best Vocalist/Singer featured on Electronic Music track:
Spencer Lloyd

13) Best Electronic Music Label:

14) Best Electronic Music Video:
Armin van Buuren feat. Josh Cumbee - "Sunny Days"

15) Best Online Social media for communication with your fans:

16) Best Twitter or Facebook message or Instagram message you received from a fan or friend or you have read on someone else’s account:
"Every time I feel down I listen to "You're Not Alone" and it gives me hope."

17) Best music composition software:

18) Best Club Event or Open Air Festival:

19) Best personal DJ Gig:
I don't DJ live

20) Best Dj set of the year from other fellow Dj:
Euphoric Nation at Slushii (Minneapolis, MN)

21) Best country that you have played in 2017 and where did you met the best festival/event crowd:
I don't DJ live

22) Best Radio show or Artist Vlog?:
Trance Paradise with Euphoric Nation

23) Best Radio station:

24) Best Online Record shop that you purchase your music:

25) Best music related website that you visit frequently:

26) Best Smart phone or smart phone application:
Samsung Note 8

27) Best Dj equipment (software or hardware):

28) Best new sound or sample that has been used in Electronic Music this year perhaps introduced first by you?
The Bamboo Snare Drum

29) Best tip that you learnt this year for your DJing techniques or music composition:
Using Buses and Groups when Mixing

30) Best piece of advice you got in relation to your career in 2017:
Stay focused, don't get distracted, and don't give up.

31) Best hobby or activity that you spent a lot of time in 2017:
Riding my Motorcycle

32) Best holiday destination for 2017 either to relax or to perform in a club or festival:
Oslo, Norway

33) Best Electronic Music magazines in printed form not online:
Don't know of any...

34) Best Movie of the year that may inspire you to compose a track:
Wonder Woman

35) Best online/PC/video game of the year that you have played this year?

36) Best soundtrack for video game of the year:
Zelda: Breath of the Wild

37) Best electronic music related joke you heard this year and make you still laugh:
How many DJs does it take to wash a dish? One to wash it and a roomful to talk about how dirty it was and make faces when he drops it.

38) The saddest electronic music news you heard this year and still makes u cry:
Don't know of any off the top of my head...

Dimitri: Finally, please tell our readers your plans with your future releases, tracks, albums, collaborations, DJ gigs.
David Thulin: I will be doing more collaborations with Euphoric Nation, as well as my own projects in 2018, featuring various singers on singles and possibly an EP. I primarily produce for other artists, so as that takes up most of my time I will be actively putting aside time for my own music. I also foresee more remixes happening.

Thanks to Omair Mirza at OHM Music for arranging this interview.

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