following light

The 138th episode of our 12 Questions segment features producer Following Light.

following light

1. If you had to pick one track which solidified your love for electronic music early on what would it be?

One of the first tracks that I carried away into the world of electronic music is Prodigy – Smack My Bich Up

2. What was your first and last DJ gig?

Unfortunately I am not a DJ, I`m just a musician, but do radio podcasts regularly !

3. What was the first and last record you purchased?

First records I bought in ’97 were Metalica and Prodigy (album Experience), then I just started listening to music and tried to define what I prefer most, electronics or rock music, electronic music won.

4. What would you say is the highlight of your career thus far?

I do not know, maybe my vision, I come very peculiarly to the sound.

5. Tell us something about yourself that might surprise people?

I graduated from two higher educational Institution, class artist – painting, and often worked in that direction, even one year taught drawing at school. And most wonderful thing is that everything I do in my music is created on my old PC, which is 8-years old! Also I started my own label Inmost Records.

6. Who are some of the best undiscovered talents in your eyes?

This is undoubtedly Guy J and Cid Inc. Hernan Cattaneo. Very talented and productive quality musicians. But except for musicians, my wife inspires me most.

7. Which producers consistently inspire you?

And again I repeat, it`s Hernan Cattaneo, Guy J and Cid Inc. also Khen, Lank, Navar, and lots of more

8. What artist or track would you love to remix? and who would you love to be remixed by?

They are same, Guy J and Cid Inc. I’d love to be remixed by them

9. Record labels are a dime a dozen these days, which ones if any standout for you?

For me outstanding are Sudbeat, microCastle, Lost & Found, Anjunadeep, Bedrock and much more

10. What would you say is the best mix compilation of all time?

Can`t answer clear this question, I do like the compilation Anjunadeep, especially classic 4- 5 years ago.

11. Current Favourites (you can list more than one per category if you like)

Food: Buckwheat )))))
Drink: Wine and Tea
Drug: My wife and music. In fact, I do not use drugs
Animal: Dogs
TV Show: Comedy Club
Movie: Breaking Bad
Video Game: do not play games
Album: The Fat of the Land
Track / Song: HERNAN CATTANEO, SOUNDEXILE – Altair (Guy J Remix)
Producer / Band: HERNAN CATTANEO
Record Label: Inmost Records
Nightclub: BOILER ROOM
DJ: HERNAN CATTANEO

12. If the final DJ/live set of your career was next week what would your last track be?

NAXOUND – Space (Following Light Remix)

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  • Mitch Alexander
    Mitch Alexander

    WRITER @ C-U

    Mitch Alexander is the owner of microCastle | Beatport "One of the most influential, tastemaker labels out there and also part of our genre committee."