Skyhigh 07 ch10 About JVD
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about jvd of focus last time i promised you a exclusive zak from jvd. well you got a cool tune from him, but that's not all!!! nope - you also got a interview with this cool dude ok no more crap. enjoy this little talk! + tell us your handle & group ? - JVD / FOCUS + and your real name ? - Jurgen Van Dongen + birthdate - 15 - 06 - 1974 (i'm 19 years old now) + give us a small introduction of your- self! (age, country, personal facts, sparetime, other interests and so on) - hi there, i live in a big town in the south of the netherlands called BREDA i'm 19 years old and my hobbies are the c64, the amiga, playing tennis and going to the city drinking beer. the most of my sparetime i go to my girlfriend MIRANDA. + how did it all start? - in 1983 i bought my c64 and played games till 1985. then i formed together with some friend a group called RIOT after riot died i joined TWINS when twins died i joined STASH then i had a break from 8 months and i could join HOUSE DESIGNS, so i joined them. i stopped together with slide and started FREELINE DREAMS a game producing group (we sold 2 games) then i got the chance to join FOCUS thats my current group and it will be my last group on this machine. (i think) + when did you enter the scene, and in which groups have ya been ? - see last question. + what is your memberstatus and job in your current group ? - i'm a musician and one of our 3 swap- pers + how did you get your handle ? please tell us the story! - jvd are just the letters from my name (Jurgen Van Dongen) tell us about your faves! ------------------------- + favourite food? - pizza, frites, chinese food. + favourite drink(s)? - beer, cocktails + favourite music? - house, reggea and disco music + favourite girl(s)? - my girlfriend miranda + favourite movie ? - jurassic park & basic instinct + favourite demogroup : black-mail, flash crest, density crackergr.: succes coder : zodiac magazine : miracle, skyhigh composer : j.tel, drax, reyn ouwehand. grafixer : hein design, mirage cover des.: ? sceneland : holland demo : dutch breeze game : flimbo's quest turbo outrun + and last : favourite friend(s) in the scene - all focus members and all my contacts + well that was the faves, and among 'em was favourite friends. what about dudes you hate/dislike in the scene. ? if you got some please tell us who - and why you don't like them ! - i hate nobody in the scene + what is your plans for the future ? both in the scene and in private ! - to be happy man and have a lots of fun i'll stay in the scene till it dies. + when the c64 dies(hopefylly many years from now !!!!) what will you do then ? jump to the (l)amiga or pc. ? or simply quit the whole compy-scene? - i think i'll jump over to pc or SNES + please tell me what a lamer is in your opinion ? - a lamer is somebody who ripps everything, but says that he did it all by himself what do you think about the - 'elite contra lame' thing ? is there anything we can do about it? - sorry, but i've never heard from elite contra lame.... + about your contacts ------------------- + do ya have a lot of contacts ? (how many - name a few.) - i think i've 25 contacts, like: - zyron / antic - joe / antic - slayer / origo - oliver klee / mdg - jeff / camelot - galland / the cult - the syndrom / crest + do you prefer legal stuff or cracks or mayby both from your contacts. - i prefer legal stuff, but sometimes i want to have some cracks + do you use cheated stamps ? - no... + why not? - because of the post, they will steal all my sendings. + about demos : do ya like 'em ? is there to many or to few ? - yes i like them very much, i wanna see more and more. + and the same for mags ? - there are to many mags. if i've heard it right, then are there more than 100 mags, i think it's to much. + if you had the opportunity to build up a new group - which persons would you like to join ? - i think the same guys who are now in focus... brainstorm! ----------- + what do you say when i say : + group : focus + coca cola : pepsi + friendship : important + c-64 : cooool + girls : you need them + lameness : stays always + beers : taste very good, take one yourselves + magazines : sky-high + groupwars : - not necessary + demos : - i like them + parties : - cooool + interviews : - i like them very much + and last ' skyhigh ' : - coool mag + ok we are close to the end now. so now you got the opportunity to say what's on your mind. the word is free ! - i wanna thank everybody ho is voting for me because in some mags i reach the charts (i like that very much). if there is somebody who wants to swapp with me then write to: JVD/FOCUS XXXXXXXXXXXXXXX XXXXXXXXXXXXXXX XXXXXXXXXXXXXXX XXXXXXXXXXXXXXX + is there some guys ya wanna greet or tell something then better do it now . - greetings to all focus members and to all my contacts and all my friends... + allright dude.that's it. we reached the end of this interview. i want to thanx you a lot for taking the time to help me with this. thanx a lot homie !!!! - eager done, see ya sometime (maybe in venlo) yeah or mayby in denmark at the x-mas party (in herning) that really could be fun pal!!! ok keep composing!!!! keep the tunes comming from your stream!!