Locals: FVISUALIZER Interview

Who are you? How old are you?

Joseph Farrugia, 25 y/o from Gozo, who’s passionate about DJing, exploration of sound and anything in between.

How many months/ years have you been Djing

I’ve been DJing for the past 10years.

Mention an artist that inspired you to become a DJ/producer?

A friend of mine introduced me to what a DJ is and somehow made me curious, and immediately started to search about it. Then started to take it more seriously after coming across DJs like Joseph Capriati, Sasha Carassi and their music back then.

Is there a local artist that you look up to and love to see play at events?

Manthrax and Junior B. definitely.

What skills do you think DJs need to be successful?

Connecting with the crowd, knowing what’s needed to move the dancefloor and have a good ear for quality music are definitely up there with the most needed.

How do you stay up to date with the latest music trends?

Any music portal will do nowadays. One can find anything anywhere.

What would you say is the most rewarding part of being a DJ?

People appreciating a journey through sound and dancing.