Destelbergen was known for the “Boccaccio Life”, the famous new beat temple in Belgium.
Living that close to this extraordinary club changed his way of living: it’s the music that counts.
Together with his friend and colleague Maxim Lany he took over the main room of Culture Club where he is still playing today on Thursday & Saturday nights.
Since januari 2007, thanks to his friend and colleague Joeri, he has been resident on Sunday nights at the number one club in Belgium: La Rocca, Lier.
2008 & 2009 are the years where Neon takes it one step beyond.
In 2005 Neon started his professional carreer as he started working at Musicman, a record store in Ghent and became resident at The Temple on saturdays playing house, groove and progressive.
Even TV wasn’t safe anymore: every week he presented the “Release of the Week” on jim tv’s “Going Out” show.
When house music was born, Philip knew this was the music he loved! Tam Tam, Forest, Baccardi’s, Outline, Illusion, Revolution (Nijmegen NL), Renania (DE), Carat, Shaft & La Rocca where he still plays the decks every week! And bands like Milk Inc, Kate Ryan, Jessy and Astroline to name but a few.
His career as a producer started at the age of 18 and his first release “Too Deep” sold over 20.000 copies in the Be Ne Lux area. Philip was also one of the leading men behind the Gemini II project, and was the man who got Zippora here first international hit. From South Africa to Colombia, Spain, Italy, Germany, etc.After organising his own parties, Mike Thompson offered him a dj set at the legendary Cherry Moon in Lokeren. Meantime, Neon was also doing his thing on the radio.He had his own show broadcasting every night on C-dance Ghent.In December 2006 Philip started his own record label Faith Music with releases from Pole Folder, Oliver Moldan, Art-B, Miquell Santos, Mastino, Dava Di Toma, etc.And featuring remixes from Jim Rivers, Glenn Morrison, Guy J, Oliver Moldan, etc.Philip Michael Andersson aka Dj Philip started his deejay career in 1989 as an all-round deejay, playing all kinds of music from new wave to reggae at local parties and holding two residencies at 2 local clubs. E, Regi, Peter Luts, Starfighter, Eduardo Delvino, etc.