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                                                                                                                                                                Hi Belocca, thank you for joining us. In your career so far, you have
                                                                                                                                                                achieved massive things. Bearing this in mind, what are your current
                                                                                                                                                                goals and how do they align with where you want your career to go in
                                                                                                                                                                the future?
                                                                                                                                                                First of all, thank you so much for asking me!
                                                                                                                                                                My music gave me so much over the years; producing a variety of
                                                                                                                                                                tunes, remixes and sample packs, playing music as a DJ, on the radio, in
                                                                                                                                                                my podcasts, on my own events and releasing tunes on internationally
                                                                                                                                                                acclaimed labels and starting my own imprint Mainground Music. This
                                                                                                                                                                has been and still is an absolute joy, as music will always be my first
                                                                                                                                                                love. This creative output gives me the ability and freedom to explore ME
                                                                                                                                                                in this great adventure. Sharing one’s creativity and emotions with an
                                                                                                                                                                audience and them giving you positive vibes back on work you created
                                                                                                                                                                is simply magical. Any creative person will tell you this. My main goal
                                                                                                                                                                is to better myself where I can on all of these levels, help others, and
                                                                                                                                                                inspire the people that I work with and my fans. I always have strong
                                                                                                                                                                ideas and visions of what I want to achieve in music and life and find
                                                                                                                                                                people to help me do that. They empower me, but also tire, frustrate
                                                                                                                                                                and sadden me sometimes.
                                                                                                                                                                There’s still a long and challenging road ahead to where I want to go,
                                                                                                                                                                but I am ready for it. I do however take it one step at a time and let small
                                                                                                                                                                steps forward lead to my one big goal; have my fans grade me at the
                                                                                                                                                                same level as fellow electronic music producers and DJ’s who master
                                                                                                                                                                their craft and inspired and helped me on my journey. People like Carl
                                                                                                                                                                Cox, Kraftwerk, Daft Punk and Roger Sanchez all have steadily built their
                                                                                                                                                                careers, maxed their potential and are still evolving and inspiring. That’s
                                                                                                                                                                where I want to be in my own unique way.

                                                                                                                                                                You’ve also received support from some of the greats in the techno
                                                                                                                                                                scene with past releases of yours. When you see these big names
                                                                                                                                                                supporting you, how does it make you feel? Does it inspire you to grow
                                                                                                                                                                even further as an artist?
                                                                                                                                                                Oh yes.... I am still a small kid shouting “YES,YES, YES” every time respect-
                                                                                                                                                                ed artists support me. I am really grateful for this, as they encourage
                                                                                                                                                                and strengthen me. One of my first and fondest memories was when I
                                                                                                                                                                was a young ambitious 16 year old kid hearing my song being played at
                                                                                                                                                                the Parade in Budapest, whilst being amongst the party crowd. Goose-
                                                                                                                                                                bumps! I felt the same way when Carl Cox, Adam Beyer and Joris Voorn
                                                                                                                                                                started playing my records for the first time. Actually, I am grateful for
                                                                                                                                                                any support and respect towards my work from anyone, big and small.
                                                                                                                                                                This really drives me!

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