Locals: NEIL PANTOS Interview

Where can we find your music?

Who are you? How old are you?

I’m Neil pantos, and I’m 40 years old

How many months/ years have you been Djing / producing?

I have been Djing since 1999 and also had my first release on 2008 and nowadays I have my own record label, Chain Records.

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

It’ difficult to mention one particular DJ. My love and passion for music was always a part of my life from the early years.

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

There’s quite a few number of artists that I lookup to and love to see them play.
Definitely, if I had to choose one, would be Gordon Flash for his selection of music and skills. Besides that, we grew up together since late 90’s and remained good friend since.

What skills do you think DJs need to be successful?

Music selection is an important skill for a DJ, keeping up to date on how music is evolving and having a good ear.

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

 I search through other labels and following artists which I like.
One important thing is to look for new upcoming artists / labels.

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

Sharing my music with others and transmitting positive energy through out it and connecting with the crowd, best feeling.