When people say they’re on a mission, usually they’re not kidding! For Danny Merx, he carries his weapons whole heartedly, dropping bombs left, right and center making the House Music scene fight for more. Big room house is a sub-genre not only creating ripples throughout clubs and festivals globally, but also giving rise to the emerging talent and creative musical vision of such DJs and producers like Danny Merx.
Growing up in Melbourne, Australia, life for Danny Merx has frequently involved submergence in the evolving House Music scene. For many, clubs, festivals and Beatport are just there for the taking, but for this young artist it’s where all the magic happens! For the last five years Danny Merx has taken captive every influence around him and dived into the production pool seeing and array of originals and remixes land into the hands of some of the world’s high classed DJs.
The last few years have seen the head honchos of the club charts support Danny Merx’s productions and on countless occasions the likes of, Axwell, Martin Solveig and in particular Roger Sanchez have dropped various originals and bootlegs from the Melbournian. The New Yorker has been a massive push for this talent, labeling his music on his ‘Release Yourself’ hot download list plus giving him a guest mix spot on the world-renowned radio show.
With love from labels like Onelove, Velcro and Safari, Danny wasted no time entering the House Music scene with his first single reaching chart-smashing success peaking at #5 on the UK buzz chart. Not only are the Brits embracing this talent, but the Aussies want to keep him on home grown soil seeing his first 4 single releases all cementing spots in the ARIA Club Chart.
Not only have the original tracks gone down like Monica Lewinsky but so have the huge remixes from Danny, boasting a huge list with 10 of his remixes in the last 2 years all soaring into the ARIA Club Charts. Lovers of big room house music have been lucky enough to get a taste of such remixes on official label compilations like Miami Ibiza & St Tropez, Housetunes and renowned Ministry of Sound ‘In The Club’.
Danny Merx’s standout success has given him and undoubted popularity surge with promoters all over, embracing this artist’s fresh and highly interactive DJ residencies at Trak, Jettblack, Fabrique, Silk Road and CQ and recently spreading his wings interstate. Danny also played at the acclaimed Stealth Label Party with label boss and International superstar DJ Roger Sanchez.
Its only obvious, the dance floor is safe in the hands of Danny Merx.