Niko Zografos is a trance DJ and music producer who's played all over the world including world class nightclubs and music festivals like Electric Daisy Carnival (EDC). He's got a trance music radio show called Phoria Radio and works closely with Trance Family San Francisco. 

5:10 Throwing Trance shows at Ruby Skye in the early 2000's

11:00 Advice for beginner DJs

15:00 Gems from the early day's of Trance music

18:00 DAW controllers and hardware

23:00 Promotion and consistency

29:00 Staying focused and inspired in the studio

36:00 Music theory vs writing melodies by ear

44:30 Niko's signature sounds

50:00 Being critical of your own music

59:00 Brain hacks and productivity

1:01:40 Niko's studio setup and VST synthesizers

1:11:00 Playing festivals-- Dream State Mexico and Electric Daisy Carnival (EDC)

1:20:00 Being prepared as a DJ

1:25:00 Submitting your music to labels

1:36:30 What makes your music original?

1:42:00 Staying sane during a quarantine & the future of music venues

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