Hesham Ghoneim comes from Egypt and is a multi instrumentalist. He plays guitar, keyboards and he taught himself music theory and learned how to work with music software and write his own arrangements. Besides his productions in the world of trance he also plays in a rock band with his friends. It is of course this extensive background that explains the quality of Hesham's material . Influenced by the likes of Sasha, Eric Prydz, Röyksopp, and Schiller to name a few , his signature sound is a blend of Progressive and melodic Electronica .