Dutchbudz - 16th September 2020
Dutchbudz Meets Nightfreaks
Welcome to "Dutchbudz Meets". Our interview series where we, Dutchbudz, “meet” and celebrate music artists and industry talent from the Netherlands.
We want to learn about what homegrown talent does but also the person behind the talent.
Dutchbudz Meets: Nightfreaks
Nightfreaks is a project founded by Dutch Producer, Martijn Sietsema. Martijn produced "Different life", "Ain't no use to me", "What's holding you back", "Keep on Walking and Feel So Right" and with his music partner Rick Moor they produced together "Head in the Clouds" Vocals by Jess Hayes and written by Rob Davis.
He was responsible for very big hits in the past for famous artists like Kylie Minogue, 4 Strings, Atomic Kitten, Mika, Spiller and Move & Motion. Martijn also produced for Milo.nl the track “Forgive me” also with vocals of Jess Hayes. For Eastpack he produced their singles ”Airborne” and “Bring the house down”, both big hits around the globe. Martijn is also a member of the group "Lightfreaks and "Move & Motion" Martijn did also many productions as "Ghost producer" for many DJ's and artists.
Nightfreaks is focussed on making true music, for the future.
How did you get your start?
My parents bought a computer and synthesizer for me. My first steps in the music scene long time ago.
Biggest working achievement?
More than 700.000 streams on Spotify for Head in The Clouds.
What is your dream festival to work with?
Tomorrowland is a dream
Favourite gig you’ve played?
All gigs in Amsterdam were great
The first thing you do when you get up?
Coffee and breakfast while looking at my phone for mail or social media things
Who do you most want to work with?
I wanna do a collab with Tod Terry
I’m trying to achieve...
To play all around the world
If I had a theme song, it would be...
I end my day with...
I’m trying to learn...:
My most used apps at the moment are...
Best crowd at an event you’ve performed...
Work from home or work from an office?
Where can we find you?