A DJ career spanning over 10 years, Steve Strangis is testament to passion and skill capturing widespread recognition and an ever growing fan base as a progressive trance DJ. His time tested popularity is owed to his dynamic and charismatic presence behind the decks, creating unpredictable sets that invite the crowd to a captivating musical adventure, and reeling music lovers back for more.
The golden child of Godskitchen Australia, Steve has featured in the main room for a consecutive 7 years, including touring nationally with the respected international talents of Australia’s popular Godskitchen event. He was featured as the Australian guest for big seller compilations “Godskitchen Australia” with Above and Beyond and “In Trance We Trust Australia” with Lange, which included Steve’s debut track, ‘Dradis’, released on Australian label 405 Recordings. With his widespread recognition in the local scene and the esteem and support of European artists including John ‘00’ Fleming, Ron Hagen (Signum) and M.I.K.E aka ‘Push’, Steve has made his mark as a first-class support to world-class acts.
It was Steve’s love of trance from the early days of Paul Van Dyk and Ferry Corsten that often lead him to prefer spend time at the local record store than at school, and which was to signal the beginning of a rewarding DJ career. With a progressive focus, Steve prizes the rich melodies that truly Embody the energy of trance. Combining the essence of the raw depth and emotion of trance music with the sounds of the latest electronic styles, Steve sees his music as “a way of life… a motivational tool during every day life”.
2010 saw the beginnings of Steve’s own podcast, ‘On and On Digital’, which now attracts 10,000 listeners per episode worldwide, each new episode luring more and more fans into the mix. Steve relates “it’s not just about the latest music that all the biggest DJs play, it’s about playing the ‘right’ music – the music that gets missed or underplayed. It is personally my latest passion aside from my production.”
With more than a decade of experience in renowned festival and club events, the future sees Steve taking his continued Australian success abroad and making his mark as an internationally recognized trance figure. Currently number 16 in Australia’s renowned inthemix Top 50 DJ Poll, Steve is Australia’s popular and hardworking trance DJ who shows no signs of letting up. Currently signed to Australian label 405 Recordings, Steve’s meticulous approach to his On and On podcast and music production have kept him busy in the studio. His latest track, ‘Cavill Avenue’, recently remixed by Space Rockerz (USA), was released on the 11th of June 2011 through 405 Recordings.