DJ Steve Aoki took his his twitter(@steveaoki) on the death of his best friend, "I can’t even begin to translate how I feel. just am so devastated. So fucking devastated. I’m so destroyed by this loss. Everything reminds me of adam. I love u so much my brother. I miss u so much. U r my inspiration. I love you"
In our interview with Steve last year, he mentioned DJ AM as one of the people he is inspired by.