ARIA DJ Of The Week: Dave Winnel
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ARIA DJ Of The Week: Dave Winnel

January 21, 2019

Get to know the fun-loving Sydney DJ.

Dave Winnel is conquering the world with his unique sound, performing in Japan, France, Bali, Philippines, Hong Kong, Macau, Croatia and the Netherlands and at festivals including Tomorrowland and Stereosonic. Chasing the sun, Dave takes Amsterdam as his residence for one half of the year and Sydney for the other half.
 
Known as the funny guy, his infectious personality shines through his music, blending future/tech house and heavy hitting drums and baselines. He has released tracks on internationally-acclaimed record labels Armada Music, AXTONE, Def Jam, Size, Ministry Of Sound & Big Beat. 
 
In 2015 Dave collaborated with Kryder, on 'Apache' which was the most played track that summer on 1001tracklists. A year later, Armin Van Buuren and Dave joined forces for the festival hit 'The Race', which has millions of plays on Spotify and raced to the top of the Beatport Top 10. His latest record 'Saxamophone' stormed the Electro House chart and was a stable in DJ sets around the world.
 
1001tracklists ranked Dave Winnel as #53 Most Played Artists of 2017. His 2018 single 'Always Feels Like' has already risen to 3.5 million streams and 'Don't Stop' clocked up 2.5 million streams on Spotify. This has made Dave one of the most sought-after remixers, doing official mixes for David Guetta, Twenty One Pilots, Bastille, Anne-Marie, Clean Bandit, Hardwell, Axwell /\ Ingrosso, Adam Lambert, & Galantis.

Dave's Top 10 tracks this week:
 

1 Dave Winnel Saxamaphone Day Mix
2 Rave Radio You're Making Me High Jordan Magro Remix
3 CHUSAP Beats Do Work Original
4 Bonka Focus Original Mix
5 Dave Winnel One Thing Original Mix
6 Coloured Squares Midnight Gear Original Mix
7 Crush Club Trust Supermini Remix
8 Jay Sounds Taking It Back Original
9 Sonny Fodera Feat. ShezAr  Somebody New Alex Preston
10 Airwolf Make It Bang Original Mix