Panagiotis Pournos comes from southern Greece and goes by the name Microstar, when he is behind the decks. An avid fan of electronic music,in 2007 he started to mix Psy-Trance/Progressive House tunes at his home studio, while still studying in Thessaloniki.
Since then, DJ Microstar has been spinnin Progressive and Psy tunes in his many appearances at parties and festivals all over Greece and Europe. More specifically, his participation at the Ozora Festival (Hungary), and his Ministry of Soundx2 (UK),Own Spirit Festivalx5(Barcelona),VIBES Festival(GR), PLUR Festivalx2(GR),41N Mountain Gathering(GR), River Flow Festival x2(GR), Back to Nature(TR) and Ancient Lights(SP/FR) performances, is widely considered to be some of his best work on International Festivals.
DJ Microstar has shared the stage with almost all top DJ’s/Producers such as Vini Vici,Laughing Buddha, Tristan,Avalon, Talamasca,Zyce,Flegma,Mindwave,Ace Ventura, U Recken, Egorythmia, Krama, Major7, X-Noize,Symbolic,E-clip,Digicult,Ace Ventura,Hi Profile,Side Effects,Static Movement and many many more.
In winter 2010, while residing in London, UK, he studied Music Production and worked on various projects for Subbass Studio and the very prominent “Ministry of Sound”.
Since 2018 alongside Psychotec they created the project ''Synthologic'' producing progressive trance with releases on the labels Yellow Sunshine Explosion(UK) and Transcape records(SRB). Their first EP ''Magnetized Memories'' was No49 on Beatport's best 100 psytrance tracks and their tracks was part of the famous compilations GOA and GOA trance!
When he is away from the decks ,Panagiotis is main organiser in several parties and festivals around Greece/Europe from 2008 till now.
Now he is a proud member of Own Spirit Label, based in Spain, with several actions in Psytrance Scene including the Own Spirit Festival.