Quintino is on the rise. Known as a highly talented Dutch DJ and producer, he is quickly becoming one of the leading forces in the global music scene today. After taking on the role as DJ it wouldnÃ¢ÂÂt take long before he was able to place his mark on nowadays dance music. Working with legendary names as TiÃÂ«sto and Afrojack, signed to the worldÃ¢ÂÂs largest record label SpinninÃ¢ÂÂ Records, this is a DJ whose career gets boosted year by year.
At a young age, Quintino (born in 1985 into a musical family as Quinten van den Berg) begins exploring different musical styles and artists before deciding to start a career behind the decks. As he finishes school, he realizes his strong passion for DJing and begins picking up gigs at additional venues. And then, at 18, Quintino is discovered by house music mastermind Laidback Luke. The DJ is so impressed with QuintinoÃ¢ÂÂs precision and unrivaled ability behind the turntables that he decides to mentor the emerging artist.
A definite milestone moment includes remixing trap hit Ã¢ÂÂRap Das ArmasÃ¢ÂÂ, his first #1 record in The Netherlands, as well as the release of Ã¢ÂÂEpicÃ¢ÂÂ in 2011 that catapults to platinum, almost touching the 17 million views on YouTube. That same year Quintino also works closely with his friend Afrojack to produce hit tracks like Ã¢ÂÂSelectaÃ¢ÂÂ.
Meanwhile, Quintino expands his activities. In August 2013 he launches his global radio show SupersoniQ Radio on worldwide station SiriusXM’s Electric Area. By now, the show has proven to be a smash hit and is delivered to the masses through iTunes, SoundCloud and YouTube.
By then, the Dutchman has solidified himself as a global staple on the electronic music dance scene, and signs a deal with influential dance record label SpinninÃ¢ÂÂ Records. He starts working with DJs like TiÃÂ«sto and Alvaro, in particular to release the iconic Ultra Music Festival anthem. With tracks like Ã¢ÂÂGo HardÃ¢ÂÂ wich was the official Emporium Anthem (Matrixx Festival), Ã¢ÂÂSlammerÃ¢ÂÂ, Ã¢ÂÂFatalityÃ¢ÂÂ, Ã¢ÂÂGenesisÃ¢ÂÂ and his remix of R3hab & Trevor GuthrieÃ¢ÂÂs hit record Ã¢ÂÂSoundwaveÃ¢ÂÂ gracing the charts QuintinoÃ¢ÂÂs presence within the dance industry is only getting stronger.
2014 sees him perform even bigger stages, evolving from support act to acknowledged headliner. Following this trend is his debut in the highly acclaimed DJ Mag Top 100, entering the list at the 86th spot. His tour schedule still exists of more than 200 international gigs a year, Quintino is not about to slow down. So you will see a really eager Quintino behind the deack of Dreamfields Festival Bali on the 15th of August.