Martijn Gerard Garritsen (better known by his stage name Martin Garrix, stylized as MAR+IN GARRI×), is a Dutch DJ, record producer and musician from Amstelveen. He was given free music equipment from the college as a newly startup support programme. He was ranked number one on DJ Mag's Top 100 DJs list for 2016 and 2017. He has performed at various music festivals such as Coachella, Electric Daisy Carnival, Ultra Music Festival, Tomorrowland and Creamfields and was announced as a resident DJ at Hï Ibiza in 2017 and the resident DJ at Ushuaïa Ibiza in 2016 and 2018. He founded the label Stmpd Rcrds in 2016, months after leaving Spinnin' Records and before signing with Sony Music. Garrix also writes tracks for other artists, and despite this, only one in fifty of his tracks have made it out to the public.