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BONZAI PROGRESSIVE DOUBLE FEATURE AT BEATPORT

October 10th, 2013

This week’s Bonzai Progressive releases, Crocy featuring Ashley Berndt – Cry and Beat Maniacs – Messine, were both featured by Beatport on the Progressive House genre page!    

BONZAI BASIK BEATS 162 – MIXED BY ELECTRIC BASTARDS

October 10th, 2013

This week we have Electric Bastards in the mix for our Bonzai Basik Beats Radioshow   Tracklisting – Episode 162 – mixed by Electric Bastards: 1º Electric Bastards – High Pass (Mindgamers Remix) 2º Gaga – Draw (Original Club Mix) 3º Oz Romita – Get Us Funky 4º Eric Powa B – White Label Promo 5º Siwell – Tech This Out (Original Club Mix) 6º Jamie jones – Our Time in Liberty 7º Electric Bastards […]

CROCY FEATURING ASHLEY BERNDT – CRY (BONZAI PROGRESSIVE)

October 8th, 2013

    Bonzai favourite Crocy teams up with stunning Canadian vocalist Ashley Berndt for “Cry”. Ashley has a very impressive repertoire of vocals, she also creates her own melodies and writes her own lyrics. “Cry” takes us on a beautiful progressive journey, on the intro the kick and percussion arrangement builds up a superbly deep and laidback bass groove with deep rooted piano chords making a show. High pitched strings and pads take us through […]

BEAT MANIACS – MESSINE (BONZAI PROGRESSIVE)

October 8th, 2013

    Beat Maniacs aka Petar Bogojevic and Nikola Radivojevic debut on Bonzai with “Messine” which comes with two top class remixes. Petar attended music school and played guitar while Nikola is influenced by the earlier pioneers of the electronic sound. In 2010 the guys released their first single and have appeared on labels like Balkan Connection, Chibar Records and more. The Original Mix is a sublime slice of prog, the understated intro bursts into […]

VALERIA CROFT – SINGULAR / PLURAL (PISTON RECORDINGS)

October 8th, 2013

    Russian DJ and producer Valeria Croft is back at Piston with a fine slab of deep house goodness. “Singular/Plural” is her follow up to the collaboration with Lights Electronika which gained support from all quarters. “Singular” gets us into gear with a smooth grooving deep house vibe. The intro boasts a nice chunky kick with a cool housey synth and percussions build up gently to form a funky rhythm. The bass is minimal […]

PETRI PETRO – REVIVAL EP (BONZAI BASIKS)

October 8th, 2013

    Petro Chatzopoulos aka Petri Petro debuts on Basiks with his “Revival EP”. Petro is Belgium based DJ and producer, he was strongly influenced by early Hip Hop and Big Beat sounds. After studying at SAE in Brussels he gained the required skills in audio production and after listening to the likes of Armand Van Helden and Junior Jack, he decided to start into creating house beats. Since then he has appeared on labels […]

JAKHIRA – MIRACLE EP (GREEN MARTIAN)

October 8th, 2013

    Jakhira returns with another slab of fine house grooves on his “Miracle EP”. Based in Belgium, Jack’s last outing “Heartstrings” gained rave reviews, with much more to come we are excited for the future of this stunning talent. The title track gets into full on house mode from the off, chunky rhythmic beats with classic house styled synths gets the ass shaking. The bass come through soon after and a brilliant vocal sample […]

GFORTY – SINFUL SOUL EP (SOUNDS R US RECORDINGS)

October 8th, 2013

    Back from his recent stint on SRUR with “Quito” is Italian producer Giorgio Quaranta aka Gforty. Giorgio has enjoyed a raft of releases across many labels including Teggno Records, Bush Records and Repressure Recordings to name a few. His tracks are heavily supported by top jocks all over the world such as Carl Cox, Laurent Garnier, Eddie Halliwell and Tom Hades. Here he delivers top quality techno grooves with the two track EP […]

RESSIVE – FEEL HEAVEN (PROGREZ)

October 8th, 2013

    Debut release on Progrez for producer Ressive with the two tracker “Feel Heaven”. “Feel Heaven” gets right into prog house mode from the off with a fantastic well rounded kick and cool synth riff. Solid rhythms are steadily built which morph into a superb groove alongside a warm house bass. Arpeggio synths become a big focus as they weave a complex melodic sequence that is always on the rise. Very well crafted and […]

QUADRAN INTERVIEW

October 5th, 2013

This time we sat down with legendary Bonzai artist Quadran aka Philippe Van Mullem for a nice chat about the past, present and future projects!     Hi Philippe, thanks for talking with us, how are you feeling today? PVM: Hi Brian, I’m really happy to meet you, I’m feeling great in this beautiful hot weather. What sort of things do you like to do outside of music? PVM: I like. sailing, motocross, reading & […]

MINDGAMERS – CAPRIOSKA FEATURED AND CHARTED BY BEATPORT

October 3rd, 2013

Mindgamers – Caprioska, out this week on Bonzai Progressive, is featured by Beatport on their Progressive House genre page, plus the Yuriy From Russia Remix is included in this week 10 Must Hear Progressive House Tracks chart!    

NAPALM & D-PHRAG – BOILING POINT FEATURED BY BEATPORT

October 3rd, 2013

Napalm & D-Phrag – Boiling Point, out this week on Bonzai Progressive, is featured by Beatport on their Progressive House genre page!    

IBAN MONTORO & JAZZMAN WAX – EXPRESS EP FEATURED AND CHARTED BY BEATPORT

October 3rd, 2013

Iban Montoro & Jazzman Wax – Express EP, out this week on Monog Records, is featured by Beatport on their Tech House genre page, plus the track Express (Original Mix) is included in this week 10 Must Hear Tech House Tracks chart!    

RICO CASAZZA – DUB CHAMBER FEATURED BY BEATPORT

October 3rd, 2013

Rico Casazza – Dub Chamber, out this week on Bonzai Elemental, is featured by Beatport on their Chillout genre page!    

BONZAI BASIK BEATS 161 – MIXED BY THOMAS GENCHEV

October 3rd, 2013

After a couple of remixes and a EP out this last September, Thomas Genchev provides once more a great 60 minutes mix for our show!   Tracklisting – Episode 161 – mixed by Thomas Genchev: 1º Cuartero – Grili Grila 2º Sunju Hargun – Little Helper 76-4 3º Oliver Moldan – Hustle Harder 4º Mylan – Time 5º Ecco – Fresh 6º Matthias Korr – This Is Africa (M.In Remix) 7º Cuartero – Txirimiri 8º […]

MINDGAMERS – CAPRIOSKA (BONZAI PROGRESSIVE)

October 2nd, 2013

    Zas & Sanze are back with their latest works “Caprioska” which is backed up with two stomping remixes. The Tallinn based dynamic duo continue to churn out quality vibes and they now have a very impressive back catalogue consisting of original material and a ton of remixes. The Original Mix sets us off with a superbly worked prog groove with tech influences. Beefy kicks and sharp hats provide a steady rhythm accompanied by […]

NAPALM & D-PHRAG – BOILING POINT (BONZAI PROGRESSIVE)

October 2nd, 2013

    Napalm aka Hungarian producer Nanai PalIt and d-phrag aka Bulgarian DJ Ivan Filipov debut on Bonzai Progressive with this two tracker “Boiling Point” which is backed up with a top notch remix. The guys first got together in 2012 and have been creating some outstanding works since then with releases through Balkan Connection, Balkan Connection Tech and OLD SQL Recordings. A very talented duo with a lot to offer, these guys will for […]

IBAN MONTORO & JAZZMAN WAX – EXPRESS EP (MONOG RECORDS)

October 2nd, 2013

    After the success of the first release on Monog Records, the Spanish duo Iban Montoro and Jazzman Wax are back! Those guys have been making a tremendous job with their music and recently released on labels like Kolour Recordings and Soulman Music. Their name will certainly be on the mouths of everyone in a very near future! This time, their EP on Monog Records goes by the name of “Express EP” and includes […]

SEBASTIEN DESAY – SO AWA EP (EYEPATCH RECORDINGS)

October 2nd, 2013

    French born and based in Lyon Sebastien Desay returns with his two track “So Awa EP”. Sebastien’s last release on Eyepatch was the very well received “Sounds Of Sun EP”. The title track is a tech fuelled stomper with tribal elements as evident through the fantastic percussions and in particular the bongos and tablas. A very simple yet extremely effective vocal sample dominates the track throughout adding huge character to the sound. The […]

RICO CASAZZA – DUB CHAMBER (BONZAI ELEMENTAL)

October 2nd, 2013

    London based Rico Casazza is no stranger to Elemental, he has seen releases here since 2009 and now he is back with the album “Dub Chamber”. Rico has been in and around the London techno and house scene since 2002 having played at many top clubs around the metropolis. He has also performed at many parties and festivals around Europe. This release is a ten track journey into the realms of fantastical chillout […]