Also works as a partypromotor for different organisations like Switch Music Events, Wooferland Festival & The
is On Your Mind' party's in Amsterdam.
His first contact with SL turntables he had at the age of 13, at his cousins
house who played at a local Amsterdam radion station.
That cousin told him how to beatcount en adjust the tempo of the
And so the first time he had to play in front of a crowd he already knew
how to work the decks.
With the age of 16, he had his first gig in a local youthcentre were they locked themselfs in for
48 hours with only turntables and lots of records.
But nobody there was a dj or knew how to work the mixer. Dennis stepped
up and jumped behind the decks.
And that night he realised this was the thing he was looking for. Playing
for people and let them enjoy the music and make them dance.
Dj Tarnation was born!!
Under his alias 'Tarnation' he played the oldschool classics & early
rave music that was taking over the scene in Holland on many small party's and clubs.
Even running a dj-cafe for 7 years and giving his own party's at local
His musical influences are from artists like Public Enemy, Beastie Boys,
Fierce Ruling Diva, Dj Dano, Michael Jackson, Moby, Jeff Mills and many more.
Started out as a oldschool classics & early rave/hardcore dj on vinyl.
He took a big break of mixing after the cd players took over the scene.
But in 2010 he made a comeback and changed his name to 'Brent Spar' and
under this name he started playing minimaltechno & techhouse too.
Played in clubs like Club LA, Club Q, Kiehool, Buona Sera, Korsakoff(What
Is On Your Mind), C-Bar(Israel), Pand14, The Bunker,
Stubnitz, Discotheque Starlight, AMP Studios, Planet-G, Bootleg DJ
Cafe, his new residency in Rotterdam(Maxim Music Factory) and many more small clubs and venue's
This is just a new beginning for Brent Spar. 2010 is only the start of
a new era.
With big plans for producing with different artists & dj's in the future.
He is ready to take on the dancescene with his uplifting techno and oldschool sounds.