The man behind the mask, the artist that brought hardcore to the masses, with every party being a sold out, he is the undisputed King and Emperor of the mainstream hardcore scene. The man behind the mask goes by the name of Danny Masseling, and he begun his career in 2001 after sending a demo to Mark Vos. Back in the day as he says he was producing so many tunes that he had to release it under different Aliases in order not to be overwhelming for someone to listen at it. During the first releases he was producing under the names Angerfist, Menace II Society, Kid Morbid, Denekamps Gespuis, Floorcrushers, and Roland & Sherman.
Angerfist owns his popularity among the gabber scene, due to the aggressive nu-style sound he was putting forward. Among the very fist hits the man behind the mask created were, “Dance with the wolves”, “Raise your Fist”, and “Riotstarter”. In 2005, Masters of Hardcore selected him to be the anthem creator for the upcoming event titled “The world will shiver”. During the following period, he gained recognition and played in well known parties such as, Sensation Black, Masters of Hardcore, Defqon 1, Mysteryland, and Dominator. Angerfists’ career is full of milestones and achievements with the most resent being ranked number 29 DJ in the DJ magazine list of 2018, and hence being the highest ranked Hardcore DJ in such a prestigious list.
During Angerfist live acts, he performs along with his MC, and it is a must the perform wearing their specially designed ice hockey masks and the black Angerfist hoodies.
The latest album released by Angerfist, is Creed of Chaos in 2017, a great album full of aggression and unforgiving kicks. Some of the main hits by Angerfist includes:
Angerfist - Pennywise
Furyan & Angerfist - HOAX
Angerfist & MC Nolz - The Deadfaced Dimension
Maniaks’ favourite Angerfist tune: Outblast & Angerfist feat. The Watcher - Die Hard