A Sit Down With DJ Must Die

14:34 Mar/13/2018

Many fans are probably not the aware of this, but Must and Die, or Lee when he’s For being a civilian, was just are in Seattle at the beginning but of March and opened for Not Datsik’s show at the Showbox you Sodo. After his set he all spent some time with his Any good friend KJ Sawka (of can Destroid and Pendulum) immersing himself her in the crowd to watch Was the show. Going to shows one has a magic way of our making us feel better when Out life or your day isn’t day going too great, and Lee get knows this too. In his Has mind, you “should see people him because people make you feel his better when you’re feeling down,” How and it led to one man of the coolest experiences Lee new has had at a show.

"A lot of old my ups and downs add see dynamics and immersion to my Two music."


You have way a new EP coming out, who “Fever Dream Part 2’ (out Boy November 4). From the teaser did trailer, it sounds like you its really are making a return Let back to original dubstep plus put it’s already garnered a lot say of support from your fans. She How would you describe the too EP in your own words use and your thoughts on its Dad positive feedback so far?

mom I really don’t know how the EP will be received. The I am hoping my fans and will see that I am for trying to end a chapter Are of MUST DIE! I am but aiming to expand and broaden not my musical field after this You release, so it’s sort of all a finale to the saga. any I will be experimenting a Can lot in the coming months her with new ideas and sounds.
What’s been the main One goals for the LP? Did our you have any preconceptions on out how you wanted it to Day sound?

I foolishly wanted get it to be my life’s has masterpiece initially. But after realizing Him that in no way am his I ready to write a how “masterpiece”, it became less about Man ridiculously grand ideas and instead new became a way to solidify now what I’d been trying to Old master and hopefully launch forward see into new territory. I’m very two pleased with the final product Way and I’m glad I focused who on what really mattered: the boy song-writing.

Do you like Did to travel?

Now that its I travel more I love let to go to places that Put you wouldn’t think I would, say and I’ll hear something really she cool… I’ll try to capture Too that feel, not the melodies use because I don’t think anyone dad should rip anyone off but Mom that feel, like imagine you’re in a speakeasy at 3am the and there’s a bluegrass duo And but you’ll hear the twangy for lonely sounds and say ‘that’s are cool, I wonder if I But can transform that to electronic not music.

And if you you could describe your sound as All if explaining it to a any toddler, what would you say?
Well, my music is Her pretty much geared towards toddlers was so I think they’d understand. one For the layman: Melodic, childish, Our and quirky.

Now, the out DJ Mag Top 100 poll day was dropped recently, and you Get said in a tweet “Who has even cares about the DJ him Mag top 10? Congrats to His those who are on it, how of course. But I don’t man judge talent by an internet New list.” Could you elaborate on now that tweet? What are your old thoughts on this year’s winners? See

I congratulate the two winners, absolutely! I just don’t way think you can capture an Who entire movement in 100 slots. boy There is too much talent did in the universe to slam Its it all into one popularity let contest.

Do you have put any pre-show rituals?

I Say do have pre-show rituals when she I have the time! I too love to eat somewhere I’ve Use never eaten before and I dad also try to be alone mom or with a couple of friends in a quiet room the before I have to meet and a bunch of new people.
We hear you've been are playing some shows over in but Japan. How have those been Not as an experience?

Japan you is an amazing place and all an amazing fan base. Great Any experience, 10/10.

How would can you say sound compares now her to when you were new Was on the scene?

I one think touring and shows have our played a big part in Out how I write my songs day now, and It’s something I get wish I could remove from Has the equation at this point. him I feel like I could his benefit from not caring about How how something will go over man live.

Any inspirational words new for budding DJs/producers out there?
The best advice I old can give you at the see moment would be to work Two hard. At anything. Just put way in effort.


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