Biography

In August 1998 Anneli became the first female DJ touring Sweden, when she found that she could combine her passion for electronic music with work and began playing at nightclubs in southeast of Sweden.

The passion for music began around age 4 while playing the piano with her mum. Some years later she became a flutist and played classical music in orchestras, at the same time she became a fan of Iron Maiden, Metallica and Bad Religion. But in 1994 she discovered the electronic dance music in an underground Goatrance-party! 'Classical music in a modern way...'

She plays minimal techno/tech-prog-electro-house in around 128 bpm or 145 bpm psychedelic trance, the style depends on the organizer's demands and of course on the people on the dancefloor. She believes that there is good music in every genre, it just takes time to find.

She is always looking for tracks 'that which is not played by others' combined with 'that which is different from the rest' using 'breaks that will surprise time and time again'. This open-minded and inovative thinking is one of her strengths as a DJ.

She is a real teaser in the sense of styles and structures and her sets can go everywhere. Focusing at the most important part of the DJ's job to please the dancefloor, not herself... - to COMMUNICATE with the crowd - achieve an understanding of what they want to hear without exchanging a single word!

More than ten years later, this passion has made her one of the most well-known and requested female DJ in Sweden, taken her around the globe to all the continents (except Antarctica), playing at more than 650 gigs ...

In August 2006 Anneli joined the legendary label PHANTASM RECORDS, which has been a part of the psy trance scene since the very beginning with the first release in 1993. Today they release music from artists like Eskimo, Bliss, Dynamo, Sirius Isness, Cosmosis and in May 2009 they released Anneli's own compilation - '10 Years of Communication' - to celebrate her 10th anniversary as a DJ! It included – 'My Time' – a track Anneli co-produced with Takashi and Isao (aka Indigo) in their studio in Japan!!!

She is sponsored by STANTON since 2007 and 2010 she became a member of the fast growing label NUTEK RECORDS with releases from Painkiller, A-Team, Mekkanikka, C.P.U. and more.




Good music

Psychedelic trance: Painkiller, Hujaboy, Mekkanikka, Zen Mechanics, Insomnia

Minimal techno: Boris Brejcha, Alex Di Stefano, Umek, Phunk Investigation

House: Tocadisco, Funkagenda, Pryda, D Ramirez, Tomcraft, Avicii, Afrojack


Fun facts

- Born In Vänersborg, lives in Halmstad (Sweden)
- Been the 1st female DJ ever played at most Swedish clubs
- 4th place in the Nordic Top 100 competition (top 30 every year since 2003)
- Her voice is used in several released psytrance songs
- DJ of the year (Clublife DJ's) 2000
- Worked for EMA Telstar’s club concept DREAMS
- Studied marketing & economics at the University
- Employed by Halmstad Kommun to teach teenage girls how to become a DJ
- Fastest girl on inlines i Kalmar 2000


Gigs

Main events in Sweden: Arvikafestivalen and Mondaybar Cruises. Festivals such as the Vuuv Experience, Antaris, Indian Spirit, Fullmoon Festival in Germany, Royal Doof and Rainbow Serpent in Australia, Universo Paralello in Brazil, Burningman in the USA, with 45 000 people partying in the Nevada desert. Same amount of people visited the BOOM Festival in Portugal 2008, which makes it the biggest psytrance festival in Europe!
Japan, Israel, Morocco, Romania, Lithuania, France, Spain and Ireland are some of the 25 countries in which she played already!

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Played with following mainacts

Sissor Sisters
Above & Beyond
Anne Savage
Tiesto
Eddie Halliwell
Cosmic Gate
Cosmicman
Fergie
Ferry Corsten
Dave Joy
D.A.V.E The Drummer
Lady Dana
Marcel Woods
Megara & DJ Lee
Boris Brejcha
Richard Durand
Sven Wittekind
BK
Mistress Barbara
Hardcell
Wehbba
Infusion


Psychedelic trance acts:
Abomination
Absolum
Ace Ventura
Act Sense
Aerophobia
Allaby
Alternative Control
Altöm
AMD
Ananda Shake
Andromeda
Antix
Aphid Moon
Aquatica
Artax
Astrix
Atomic Pulse
Audiomatic
Audiomatrix
Audio X
Azax Syndrom
Beat Bizarre
Bit Pulse
Bizarre Contact
Black & White
Bliss
BLT
Braincell
Broken Toy
Burn In Noise
Chromatone
Chromosome
Commercial Hippies
Cosmic Tone
Cosmosis
CPU
Dejavoo
Delysid
Dickster
DNA
D-tek
Earthling
Echotek
Ecliptic
E-Jekt
Electric Universe
Electrypnose
Eskimo
Etnica
Etnoscope
Exaile
Flip Flop
Flowjob
F.L.Y.H
Freq
Galactica
Galactic Wave
GMS
Guinea Pigs
Haldolium
Hallucinogen
Headroom
Highko
Hujaboy
Human Blue
Hydrophonic
Hypersonic
Ibojima
Infected Mushroom
Killer Budds
Kindzadza
Krumelur
Lani
Laughin Buddah
Life Extension
Liquid Space
Loopus In Fabula
Mad Hatters
Ma Faiza
Magnetrixx
Man With No Name
Marathi
Menog
Metronome
Microdot
Miraculix
Miranda
Mubali
Naked Tourist
Neelix
Neuromotor
Nexus
Noma
Onyx
Optokoppler
Painkiller
P.A.N.
Para Halu
Parasense
Paranormal Attack
Penta
Perfect Stranger
Perplex
Phasephour
Phony Orphants
Pixel
Polaris
Polygon
Protoculture
Psychotic Micro
Psycraft
Psytrain
PTX
Rinkadink
SBK
Scorb
Shakta
Shpongle
Shrink
Silicon Sound
Sirius Isness
Skazi
Slider
S.o.L
Son Kite
Soul Surfer
Space Buddha
Star-x
Stereographic
Sub 6
Sun Project
Suria
Symphonix
Sync
Synthetic
System Brothers
Talamasca
Tegma
The First Stone
Thujon
Ticon
Tikal
Triptych
Tristan
Ultravoice
U-Recken
Vaishiyas
Vibe Tribe
Vibra
Vibrasphere
Void
Wizzy Noise
Wrecked Machines
X-Dream
Xenomorph
Xibalba
X-Noize
Yahel
Yumade
Zen Mechanics
and more...