40 Questions: Enrico Sangiuliano

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Italian artist Enrico Sangiuliano has delivered music on Drumcode, Gem Records and Octopus in recent times, as well as remixing top names like DJ Boris and Moby.

Now taking on our 40 Questions, Sangiuliano talks Greenpeace, Awakening festival and bra swingin’ club goers!

01. Where are you right now and what are you doing?

I’m flying from Brazil to Amsterdam, after a four gig tour in Australia and then Awakenings / Electric Zoo in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

02. What year were you born?

1986.

03. What’s the coolest thing in your house?

The warm light which comes from the abat-jour (a skylight).

04. Worst experience as a DJ?

Getting track requests of any kind!

05. Best experience as a DJ?

Streetraveparade in Bologna, Italy, 2003.

06. Favourite record label?

Drumcode.

07. House or Techno?

Salsa of course!

08. First record you ever paid for?

Prodigy – The Fat Of The Land.

09. Studio or DJ booth?

Both essentials, and for different reasons.

10. Your dream collaboration?

Nicolas Jaar.

11. Tell us something we shouldn’t know about you?

I’m extremely fussy.

12. Cats or dogs?

Cags, hahaha.

13. Ever smoked?

Yes, just the good ones.

14. Ever done drugs?

Yes, luckily.

15. Ever stole?

Yes, I stole playing cards at a gaming shop when I was a kid!

16. Busy city, or quiet beach?

Quiet beach, baby.

17. One act who’s inspired you your whole career?

Adam Beyer.

18. If you weren’t in the music industry, what would you be doing?

Greenpeace volunteer.

19. Worst job you’ve ever had?

Procter & Gamble factory during the summer, had to do it to pay for my studying!

20. Favourite record right now?

Reform – Queen Of Hearts.

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21. Favourite record of all time?

Let’s not get crazy, I cant choose.

22. One thing you couldn’t live without?

Love.

23. Favourite food?

I hate coriander. But I love everything and anything else.

24. Movies or books?

Movies.

25. Vinyl or CDJs?

CDJs.

26. Favourite country to travel to?

Anywhere in South America.

27. Favourite club you’ve played at?

Spazio 900 in Rome.

28. Favourite festival you’ve played at?

Awakenings.

29. Craziest story of being on the road?

Actually it was just last week, when I tried out a new track to see its impact on the crowd and their reaction. When the drop came, a really pretty girl took off her bra and threw it at the decks!

30. Weirdest request as a DJ?

Switch off those bad lights please, we want to dance in the dark.

31. Coke or Pepsi?

Coke.

32. If you had one super power what would it be?

Time travel!

33. Late sleeper or early riser?

Ideally early riser, but in the end that doesn’t happen as often as it should.

34. Favourite fruit?

Pink grapefruit and passion fruit.

35. Strangest video you’ve watched on YouTube?

I’m not sure, I am not a massive YouTube viewer – maybe you can recommend one?

36. Shower or bath?

Shower.

37. The top thing on your bucket list?

Fix the last track I’m working on! Still not happy about the mix, as I said I am fussy.

38. PlayStation or Xbox?

Playstation.

39. Do you have any pets?

A koala peluche.

40. Anything to add?

Be sure to come and dance with me at EGG London on May 6th, and if of course you want to throw your bra at me – that’s fine too!

Catch Enrico this weekend at EGG London! – Facebook EventEGGLondon.co.uk