::: Biography :::

ie. Fluent in all genres of dance music - house, progressive, techno, tech house, dubstep, dnb, electro, deep, soulful, hard dance (uk & american) and more

Emerging from the underground sounds of electronic music, DJ IDeaL has made an impact on dance floors world wide through his energy driven LIVE sets and unique style of mixing with tricks and effects while going through more tracks than your usual ‘DJ’. As resident to some of the top event producers in the USA & through the airwaves on his weekly online radio show plus present film and production projects, DJ IDeaL has become a familiar name in dance music in a global way.

2012 proved to be a full filling year with notable billings alongside some of the top in the industry including arena performances for Life In Color "DAYGLOW" at the Valley View Casino Arena with 7.5k in attendance, opening for artists like Chuckie at the fabulous Avalon Hollywood for "AVALAND", Kevin Hart, MOLOTOV in Tijuana Mexico, Paul Oakenfold at San Diego's #1 club FLUXX and an opening set for TIESTO & Tommy Trash scheduled for early December. Alongside production partner J-Break included a feature slot at SD Pride Festival, live performances along side JES and WMC shows including Erika Jayne's Billboard showcase, the Madonna MDNA release party & a 7th performance at Ultra Music Festival representing UMF Radio with already confirmed booking for 2013's Ultra Music Festival.

In the studio IDeaL & J-Break were hard at work on their personal album and EP's as well as taking on more remix jobs. Since their first track signing with Orlando Puerta & Eddie Amador at Citrusonic LA out of Hollywood (http://www.citrusonic.net/management-labelartist), IDeaL & J-Break have remixed tracks for Kerli, Adam Lambert, Mickey Avalon, Chew Fu, Kimberly Cole w/Eddie Amador (which reached #16 on Billboard Play charts), and a remix for Eddie and Automatic Panic "Morning After" - all receiving great reviews all over Europe and the Americas including Mark Knight, Steve Aoki and Judge Jules plus more. Additionally they've had unreleased remixes played on BT's & Oakenfolds mix shows plus have been featured on UMF Radio multiple times – DJ IDeaL also hosted UMF Radio on XM & Sirius from late 2010-2011.

Keeping busy outside of the studio, IDeaL has recently accepted the role in an EDM film presently being produced in Southern California, has also been brought on as Associate Producer of the film and will be advising with scoring and musical selection. Jagermeister Music pushes strong with IDeaL as their first dance music artist, now with the brand for 4 years and recently picking up a new sponsor through a watch and lifestyle company Clockers, which is designing a full line of watches and more around the IDeaL brand.

From 2002-2004 DJ IDeaL was a part of the radio show REWIRE on MoreFM 98.9 San Diego/Mexico where he gained the experience and exposure of the radio waves and grew to hosting UMF Radio on Area (XM/Sirius) from 2010-2011 reaching an international exposure to more than 40 countries and over a million listens. Most recently mid 2012, DJ IDeaL started hosting a weekly mix show on BounFM.com which is produced & promoted out of Mexico City & San Diego (with online world wide streaming) featuring a true live mix and will have an official podcast release on iTunes in 2012. The 1 hour show has been getting about 10-15k listeners and the station hit just under 1 million listeners in July 2012 on most recent stats. He's also been brought on as a partner in the weekly Friday mix show ZDM with Tristan D on 90.3FM where he'll be a resident guest dj and resident dj/partner in the ZDM Club nights around the nation.

His love and intense dedication has been seen through his performances when sharing the stage with talent the likes of TIESTO, Paul Oakenfold, Richard Vission, Mark Knight, Sander Kleinenberg, Eddie Amador, Harry Choo-Choo Romero, Donald Glaude, Bob Sinclar & The Crystal Method and many more. His tracks and colaborations have been played by The Crystal Method, Paul Oakenfold, BT, Donald Glaude, Manuel de La Mare & more with no sign of slowing down and quality of artistic appeal only growing.