Q&A with DJ and music producer Rony Rex

Helsinki -based DJ and music producer Rony Rex has come up the old school way by proving himself to be a vital DJ talent. He is now established around the world as a selector with great musical knowledge, through his residency on Finland’s YleX Radio. His dexterous DJ with skills that find him building musical journeys at his Lasermehu and Talli nights, as he holds a notable voice in the dance music space.
 
See our exclusive interview with him below:
 

For anyone that hasn’t heard it yet, how would you describe your sound?

Bleeps, bloops & weird basslines you can dance to

At what point in your life did you have that moment where you said to yourself “This is it. This is the type of music I want to create?”

When I first heard Soulwax’s “KracK”

What piece of gear could you never live without?

My Pioneer Toraiz TSP-16

Studio work and music creation or performing and interacting with a live audience, what do you prefer?

I’ll take a good crowd in a small intimate space over everything

What’s the weirdest or most amazing reaction you’ve had to your music?

Once at a show, I had a small group of people sit down, getting their yoga moves on

Favourite BPM?

125

All-time favourite album?

Soulwax Nite Versions

What have you got in the pipeline for the near future?

Got a long string of singles coming up, aiming to release one every month. I’ve got one I’ve been waiting a long time to release coming up on French label Kitsune in April.

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