Who are you?
Big Al

 

What style of music do you play?
Trance, Progressive, House & Electro...

 

Where did it all begin?
At a church youth club in 1982!

 

Who inspires you as a DJ?
DJs like Paul Oakenfold & Judge Jules inspire me, they’ve helped shape the dance scene into what it is today.

 

What’s the best event you’ve played at?
Escape tends to rock every week, Global Gathering, Creamfields, Escape into the Park & Judgement Sundays stand out...But as a total DJ experience, it has to be Babyface in Shanghai.

 

What was your first record you bought?
The first record I can remember buying was ‘Sparks – Number 1 Song In Heaven’ on 7” single in 1979.

 


What's your favourite tune of all time?

There’s so many!!! One of them has to be Raze – Break 4 Love, very simple, but filled with emotion.

 

When the music stops, how do you like to chill out?

I don’t get a lot of chill out time theses day, but when I do,
I love spending time with my wife & dogs, watching TV & going through promo’s...

 

What do you do outside of the dance music scene?
I’m pretty much tied 24/7 to the dance scene...

 

When you play, is it a pre-planned set?
Never!!!

 

What advice would you give to up and coming DJs?
Have faith in yourself, don’t be too eager to become a superstar
and show some respect to the industry...

 

Out of all the tunes you have, which one never fails?
Darren Tate & Jono Grant - Let The Light Shine In (Shine)

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