Adam Pits – HAWSMIX036

Long gone are the days when terms like psychedelic or trance were reserved for the junkie space pirates inhabiting the subculture with this very name, and when these terms were used by outsiders with a somewhat derogatory connotation. While major Psytrance festivals have turned into a neo-spiritual version of EDM events, urban hippsters and other…

Self-Portrait: Adam Pits

Good things are oozing out of the gaps between House, Electro, Bass, Breaks and… Trance. Intriguingly psychedelic things, that is. Read all about it here and embark on the journey by pressing the play button below.

Applescal – FWD106

Sounds pretty much like a modern-day version of what D-Nox played at VooV’s second floor on those unforgettable Sunday afternoons in the early noughties… Well done, Mr. Applescal – very well done.

Nicola Cruz – Lexdray City Series #065

To initiate this musical journey Nicola Cruz, one of the protagonists of the thriving Ecuadoran dance music scene, drops some Acid. He then takes us on a trip through the tropical pastures of House, Disco and Funk. A mix very different from his magnificient Prender El Alma album on ZZK Records, obviously paying tribute to his…

Stephan Zovsky – Live @ Fusion Festival 2016

The fluffy chord sounds at the very beginning are somewhat reminescent of Peter Gun’s sunshine sound from around 2004. Then there’s passionate and rejoicing vocals. And at the very end, Dr. Hofmann drives by on his bicycle. During his set at Fusion Festival’s Tanzw├╝ste, Stephan Zovsky delivered a really fresh, energetic and multi-facetted take on…

Mollono.Bass – 3000Grad Podcast No. 19

It’s the skilful play between psyched-up House grooves and long melodic build-ups that lends to this DJ mix by Mollono.Bass a remarkably high level of involvement, both physically and intellectually. Uplifting dance music with a surprisingly deep and trippy twist.

Seth Schwarz – Milan / Hidden Mirror

  Often the evolution of music is taken to the next level by those who enter the scene from a different background. Instead of suffering from tunnel vision they are full of open-minded curiosity and fresh energy. Seth Schwarz is one of them. His powerful House grooves meet the expectations of the dance floor, but…

Mollono.Bass – Beatfreak Mix 2014

I’ve been listening to this mix for a while now, and I’m still stoked about it. Mollono.Bass, head honcho of Acker Records and founding member of Kombinat100, presents a rousing take on big room House music. One moment it’s all about the massive bass line of a tool, then it takes off to lofty melodies,…