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Max alias Max K

Born in 1985 Max got his interest of music quite early, and started to spin records at the age of 14.

His first gig was at his school when the regular DJ broke his leg. At the time Max was in the sixth grade.

As the interest of music grow Max listened to radio a lot, and one day he tuned in 99,2 FM Radio Powerhouse and he really enjoyed the music.

23rd November 1997 he made a one hour debut show on Radio Powerhouse and in the beginning of 1999 he got his first weekly show “Ibiza” on Saturdays.

Max got his first residency at Sundspärlan, and stays for two seasons.

Max started to do the radio show “Refresh” weekly in November 2002. In the show he contacted several big DJs and producers along with his mate Marcus Schössow (aka Progresia). It all started with Swedish talent Airbase and ended up with names such as Graham Gold, Solarstone, Jon O’Bir and Sander Kleinenberg.

Max also gets a residency at one of the best nightclubs in town, Q.

The week after quitting Radio Powerhouse he and Marcus got in contact with, where Max and Marcus got a monthly show. The show is called Progressive Expedition and has so far brought guests like Tiesto, Montana, Flash Brothers, Özgur Can and Rouzbeh Delavari.

Max has also played sets at big web stations such as Basicbeats, Trancesphere and Landscape (episode one and best of 2003 mix). Alongside Progresia, Özgur Can, Niklas Harding and Michael Splint he played for the Obsession in November last year.

In 2004 Max continued his weekly residency at Q together with other various gigs in the area. In May he starts to do mixes for the biggest local radiostation in Skåne, Radio Stella. Studio Stella Mix with Max K on the decks in broadcasted every Friday night.