Niels Houweling better known as MOST, is an electronic music producer and DJ. Although originally from Holland he has always been a citizen of the world. From a young age and almost all his life he has been a globetrotter; growing up in such places like Uruguay, Costa Rica, Florida and New York. This avid producer and trilingual music aficionado will strike up a conversation on music with you in Spanish, English or Dutch as per your preference. You can catch him doing his thing on Youtube by watching his bi weekly vlog. Keeping you informed on his life in general. As of late his time travelling the world has morphed into a real purpose; to feed his passion, experience and in influence on his musical sound.
MOST was classically trained in Miami and New York. However because of travels and scheduling he finds himself producing a lot more on the go through more advanced means and technologies. After having returned to the city of his birth, Amsterdam, spending 8 months there, creating and concentrating on releases. Most now finds himself creating his future bass beats and compositions out in Los Angeles. Most’s music saw it’s release on imprints the likes of Armada and Ministry Of Sound Australia to name a few early this year. His Debut “Summer” has been raking up likes, plays and chart listings soon as it was let out the gates. With over 650k in streams within the first month of release, an array of music ready to be unleashed throughout the coming months, this young man is the one to watch for 2017.
Beyond his musical endeavours, MOST’s athletic prowess as former champion skier has been a heavy influence on his structure, determination and concentration to task. Musically although inspired by tech house, hip hop and future bass, it’s no surprise that MOST’s tracks and sets are quite vocal with a low bass, raw beats, heavy percussion and moving synths. It is this intense and uplifting sound which gets his crowds going. MOST’s sound organically developed during his time living in Miami. It came from the Miami beaches with their more authentic uptempo percussion and diversity in rhythm. This melting pot of the Americana culture is his greatest inspiration and the place he likes to call his home away from home.
It has made him musically versatile and gifted him the ability to manoeuver in and out of genres seamlessly.
Fans of Flume, Alison Wonderland, Hermitude, Wyatt Estes, Porter Robinson, Mija, Vindata and even pop artists like Rihanna & Drake have found them-selves drawn to MOST as his music. It is early days for the music industry discovery of this young talent, but what they have heard and experienced from this artist has been the MOST impressive as of late.