Danny Groenenboom and Max Oude weernink, better known as "Dirtcaps", were born in Haarlem in 1987. As they grew up together they developed a friendship which lead to their common love for music. As youngsters they were spinning at local school partys. As the grew older the venues were getting bigger and they were asked for more serious gigs. When they turned 15 they started to develop their producer skills.