Tim Brandsma has been a music lover (Jazz, Hip Hop, Acoustic and World music) since he was a very young boy. From that day he is always looking and listening for those extra special tracks. At the age of 18, he started to be more interested in electronic music.
With his YouTube channel, started in 2006, his artist name Hoge Toon became wellknown within the Dutch Dance scene.
His source of inspiration where other artists like; Ricardo Villalobos, Richie Hawtin and Krause Duo. In 2010 he started DJing and now 3 years later he created his own style; a combination of Minimal, Dub-Techno and House.
He already played before and after the big names like: Sonja Moonear, Phil Weeks, Tobi Neumann, Nick Curly, Ellen Allien, Marcus Meinhardt, Joris Voorn, Ramon Tapia & Gavin Herlihy.'hogetoon' played in respected clubs like; Kater Holzig (Berlin), Mac Arena Mar, Macarena Club (Barcelona), Paradiso, Studio80 (Amsterdam), Catwalk (Rotterdam), Club Poema (Utrecht), Simplon & Pand48 (Groningen) and was a resident DJ at LINKE SOEP (Amsterdam) & TECHNOOTJES (Groningen).
It’s crystal clear: Hoge Toon and the decks is a perfect marriage.
Besides being a hard worker and a DJ, Hoge Toon started producing this year.