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Worlds #1 DJ Joins Breakout Music Festival (Sydney)

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Just when you thought it couldn’t get any better (after yesterday’s announcement of Afrojack and Marvin Priest), Breakout Under 18s Music Festival has done it again with the addition of worlds #1DJ Armin Van Buuren to the line-up.

Not only does this news completely changes the way Under-18 events are delivered in Australia, it also seriously raises the bar in the years to come. Unfortunately for Melbourne punters, Armin Van Buuren will only be appearing at the Sydney leg of the Breakout Festival due to availability issues.

Breakout Music Festival – Sydney
Date: Friday 2nd December 2011
Venue: Hordern Pavilion & Byron Kennedy Hall
Address: 1 Driver Ave, Moore Park NSW 2021

Thing or Two about Armin… (Thanks to

DJ Style:
Trance and progressive, with a slight touch of house.

Best known for:
A State Of Trance radio show.

Last appearance in Australia:
Armin Only NYE 2010.

Armin’s Tune of 2011:
Swedish House Mafia ‘One’.
I played it in Museum Square in Amsterdam as the Dutch football team – defeated finalists – arrived home from the World Cup. It was live on national TV, 250,000 people.

Breakthrough DJ/Producer of 2011:

Best new club visited this year?
Lima, Washington DC

Favourite non-dance album of 2010?
Hans Zimmer & Lisa Gerrard ‘Inception’ soundtrack.

Essential three suitcase tour items?
USB sticks, charger, laptop

Which actor would play you in a film of your life?
Jim Carrey

Best thing about being a DJ?
Everything except airports.

Best end-of-the-night tune?
My track with Owl City, ‘Youtopia’, from my new album.


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