Discover Artists That Joined The 13th IMAs: DJ 5th Mars

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  • Band Name: DJ 5th Mars
  • Home Base: Montréal, Québec, Canada
  • Genre: EDM
  • Category or Categories Entered: EDM, Album and probably my EP that will be release under DJ Central Records in the next months (EP = Natural Waves).
  • Work Submitted: Sonar, Era and Electrofy.
  • Label: DJ Central Records Producer: DJ 5th Mars aka Emmanuel Cinq-Mars

Check out the Q&A on how DJ 5th Mars go to where he is today…

  • What’s the story behind your band name?: Started back in 1997 under DJ 5th Mars & Paradise and was myself and my wife and in 2012 the name changed to DJ 5th Mars to make it short and sweet ;)
  • Describe your sound: Progressive Trance, progressive House/Electro, EDM, Deepspace techno.
  • Who’s sitting in your audience?: Over 30000 fans
  • Favorite [press] quote about your music: Known as the grandfather of Deepspace Techno from 1999.
  • The song(s) that changed your life and why: Message in a bottle by The Police, because it is so good.
  • Describe the first time you walked onstage: Had goose bumps and was afraid, but finally loved it, I want more.
  • Why did you submit to this year’s Independent Music Awards?: I want my music to be known because I have been in the dark since the early 2000 only producing.
  • If you win and/or get nominated, how will you use your IMA honor to further your career?: To the best way possible to spin my work around the globe and try to help others with it.
  • Who is your musical hero & what would you like to learn from them?: My mom, she was a signed a long time ago and she recorded with Capitol Records on 45tr vinyl.
  • Where can fans follow you/purchase your music?: Follow on Facebook and Twitter and buy on iTunes