The rise to great success with most top DJ's starts with a dedication born out of an obsession for music. For Markus Schulz, his story was no exception. Originally from Germany, Markus moved to the USA aged 13 and quickly become engrossed in the dance scene. The solid dedication for music has since formed his path in life and seen him storm up the charts to take his current place at number 8 in the prestigious DJ Mag Top 100 DJ poll 2008.
Besides winning several awards, amongst one for Best American DJ at the International Dance Music Awards 2009, Markus keeps feeding his worldwide fans with the latest tracks in his weekly radioshow. Listened to by approximately 10 million fans every week, Global DJ Broadcast dominates the airwaves through over 30 stations worldwide.
The Coldharbour label, which he set up with Dutch record company Armada Music, has been going strong for years and delivered over 75 A-list releases since its launch. With a solid home to his productions, Markus became known for his typical dark, progressive sound. 'Without You Near', 'Daydream', 'Perfect' and his latest chart stormer and theme song to the Transmission event, 'The New World', being the perfect example of the beloved Coldharbour sound. Remixes for the likes of Sia, Deep Dish, Oceanlab, Jewel, Motorcycle and Karen Overton saw numerous requests of topping the originals with a some Markus Schulz beats coming in.
Anything coming out of the Schulz studio surely must be anthem-worthy, for Markus' new single 'Do You Dream' will be released as the official anthem to Radio 538's 'Evolution' event on September 19th in Assen, Holland. Inspired by his tours to Australia, Asia and Europe, Markus presents the next chapter of his remarkable story, entitled 'Do You Dream'. The original contains everything you would expect in a Markus Schulz production - a deep, moody bassline, weaved in between beautiful melodies and an energetic riff. 'Do You Dream' marks a significant milestone for Coldharbour Recordings, finding itself as the 75th release on the label and representing the Evolution event.