Dj Yves is an all-round deejay from Belgium. He spins the decks in Belgium and Holland for more then 25 years now.
He performed his skills (some main stage) at the following mega party’s: Tomorrowland, Mysteryland, Decibel Outdoor, Defqon 1, Thunderdome, The Nightmare, Pussylounge, Pleasure Island, Sensation Black, Bassleader, Reverze. And also in various areas on these party’s: Bonzai Retro, Crazyland, Back2school, Bassleader, Megarave, Mindcontroller, Dance Boulevard, Earthquake, Frequence, Hard Bass, Hardcore4life, Hardcore Overdrive, Harmony of Hardcore, Headliner, Hellraiser, Intenze, Imperial Hardcore Festival, In Qontrol, Karma, Lost Memories, Mania, Masters of hardcore, Megafestatie, Q-base, Raving Nightmare, Scantraxx, Slaves To The Rave, Superstar Deejays, Supersized, The Qontinent, Trip 2 Dreamland, Vendetta.
Yves has produced tracks with numerous well known producers such as: Dj Tiésto, Da Boy Tommy, Da Rick, Human Resource, Solid Solution. A lot of Dj Yves tracks were produced together with TIJS VERWEST a.k.a. Dj Tiésto and took place at the studio in the apartment of Tijs in the city of Breda (The Netherlands). These tracks came out on labels such as; Bonzai records, Dj Yves records and XSV music. (note: this was before Tiésto became the nr.1 deejay in the World).
Dj Yves has performed at various big locations such as: Tomorrowland (Belgium), Ahoy (Rotterdam), Beursgebouw (Eindhoven), Brabanthallen (Den Bosch), Energiehal (Rotterdam), Heineken Music Hall (Amsterdam), Jaarbeurs (Utrecht), Rai (Amsterdam), Sportpaleis (Antwerpen), Lotto Arena (Antwerpen), Triavium (Nijmegen) and many others. Yves has played in clubs or party’s in European countries such as; Spain-Italy-France-Germany-Holland-Belgium
He also very much likes to build up a resident club and so he did at these distinquised clubs: Club X (Wuustwezel – Belgium), Cherrymoon Hardcore Universe (Lokeren – Belgium), Qu (Brasschaat – Belgium), Kozmoz (Sint Lenaarts – Belgium), Castel re-loaded (Putte Kapellen – Belgium), Zino Insomnia (Tilburg – The Netherlands).
Yves produced more than 50 vinyl and cds. Some of them made it into the Dutch and Belgium charts. You can find all releases on Discogs.
Dj Yves compiled some great cd compilations for tv advertised cds; Club X : The Collectors Edition (tv-cd) 2016 Mostiko/CNR (exclusive for mediamarkt and bol.com), Club X vol.1 (tv-cd) 1996 Arcade, Club X vol.2 (tv-cd) 1997 Arcade, Cherrymoon Hardcore Universe vol.1 (tv-cd) 1998 EVA, Cherrymoon Hardcore Universe vol.2 (tv-cd) 1998 EVA, Carmania (tv-cd) 2003 F-ACTIVE.
In 1998 Dj Yves won the “best foreign deejay award” by Dutch Strobe Magazine: 1st Dj Yves (BE), 2nd Dj Delirium (USA) and 3rd place was Dj Carl Cox (GB) (i shit you not) :)