"Actually making the Top 100 is something I dreamed of a year ago. It's crazy - everything revolves around music now," reflects new trance talent Sied van Riel, who first broke through to the big time when Armin van Buuren named him as one of the best producers of 2008.
Since then, Sied has gone global with gigs at serious parties like Amnesia, Ibiza, and the Love Parade, Germany. As a result, his productions for the likes of Cloud 9 and Liquid Recordings have evolved, too.
"When you're travelling a lot you hear more music and meet new people, so the house and techno I hear on tour influences my productions. I'm always open to new things."
As someone who replies to every MySpace message and email he gets, Sied is still a clubber at heart.
"If there's a DJ on I like, I will be there at ... Bio | read more