Legal name: Avi Shmailov
Astrix (pseudonym of Avi Shmailov; in Hebrew: אבי שמיילוב) is an international trance music dj and producer specializing in the sub-genre of Full On psychedelic trance.
In 2006 Astrix reached #41 (+34 raise) in DJMag's "Top 100 DJs" yearly rank along with a rise of several other Israeli musicians (the highest being Infected Mushroom ranked #9) marking a significant worldwide popularisation of the Israeli electronic music scene. In 2007 Astrix reached #18 on the list.
- ^ DJmag.com: Top 100 DJs - Results & History