DJ Balloon (born 1970 in Germany) is a German DJ in the Techno genre. He began as a DJ in 1985 and began producing his own tracks in 1995. He is currently the resident DJ in Hamburg's most popular club - J's. When he's not spinning or producing, Balloon also holds an A & R position with Universal Music Publishing. Some of his musical influences include Depeche Mode, Limp Bizkit, Korn and Prodigy.