Locals: ØBLIVION Interview

Where can we find your music?

Who are you? How old are you?

My name is Jacob, I am 21 years old and my stage name is Øblivion.

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

I first took up djing in January 2022 and have never looked back since.

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

A few artists that inspired me to take up Djing were Stef Mendesidis and Hadone.

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

A few local artists that I look up to would be Nevyalc, Inverted and Vivu.

What skills do you think DJs need to be successful?

I believe that in order to become a successful Dj one must always be consistent and creative with their work. It is also important to explore music and find and create your own distinctive style and sound that best suits you.

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

I like to explore and find new music through SoundCloud and Spotify. I also enjoy listening to my favorite artists sets to find new music.

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

The most rewarding part of being a DJ would have to be seeing the crowd vibe with me as  I play my set.