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ZOLEX – VETTE JAHREN (BONZAI BASIKS)

November 20th, 2013

    Zolex returns after the successful “Assault” on Bonzai Progressive. “Vette Jahren” comes packed to the gills with six fantastic remixes from a variety of artists, making this a must have pack. The Original Mix sets off with a tough edged techno signature as the bass and kicks combine nicely. Subtle note changes on the bass add a cool bounce to the sound as the percussions build a steady rhythm. The track builds in […]

JR – FOR THE OG’S (PISTON RECORDINGS)

November 20th, 2013

    London based DJ and producer JR aka Simon Bingham, debuts on Piston with a stunning two tracker “For The OG’s” which comes fitted out with two superb remixes. JR grew up listening to his parents records, mostly reggae and soul, this solidified his Jamaican roots and helped shape his musical tastes. His older brother, the legendary DJ Grooverider, peeked his interest in electronica which led him to find house music as his forte. […]

KINDRED SPIRITS – SQUARE 1 EP (GREEN MARTIAN)

November 20th, 2013

    Kindred Spirits are production duo Jakhira aka and Cosmic Tracer, the guys are back on GM after their first release “Smooth Tricks EP” gained much support. This time we are treated to another two tracker entitled “Square 1 EP”. This duo really know their stuff, the title track intros with some fantastic hypnotic tribal rhythms which build into a sublime slice of euphoric progressive house. The melodies combine beautifully and the subtle basses […]

EGO PROGRESSUS – DARK STORY EP (PROGREZ)

November 20th, 2013

    Kiev based Ivan Shadrin aka Ego Progressus returns to Progrez with another of his darkly sinister progressive monsters entitled “Dark Story EP”. Taking us right into the murky depths of progressive vibes we have “Dark Boom”. The track intros with a heavy kick and eerie sounding FX and vocal. The bass sits back waiting to pounce as a myriad of percussive and synth effects haunt the groove. On the break the tension builds […]

NAME 001 – SOUL SEARCHING (AU RECORDS)

November 20th, 2013

    Soul Searching is what this single is all about. The art of seeking for the right party igniters. Name 001 is the unknown face of Miguel Parreira, Mr. F or, most commonly known as, SGMNT (Segment), his technoish side. Name 001, brings his clustered waves into our dimension, filled with strange pads, sines and church textured stabs, he delivers us a ultra-twisted theme that shows how Progressive and Techno can be merged into […]

THORIN – END GAME FEATURED AND CHARTED BY BEATPORT

November 14th, 2013

Thorin – End Game, out this week on Bonzai Progressive, is featured by Beatport on their Progressive House genre page, plus the Relaunch Remix is also charted by Beatport on the Recovery Session: Progressive House chart!    

BONZAI BASIK BEATS 167 – MIXED BY ELECTRIC BASTARDS

November 14th, 2013

Bonzai Basik Beats this week comes by Belgium’s finest Electric Bastards!   Tracklisting – Episode 167 – 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 – Sunshine 5º Siwell – Tech This Out (Original Club Mix) 6º Jamie jones – Our Time in Liberty 7º Electric Bastards – Roses 8º RC Noize – […]

TRIBAL WARRIORS – NEW YORK TO IBIZA (BONZAI BASIKS)

November 13th, 2013

    Already we have another release from the recently revamped Tribal Warriors aka M.I.K.E., with New York To Ibiza”. His last outing on Basiks “08″ had a great reaction and now we are back for more with this one which also comes with no less than four stunning remixes. The Original Mix is a full on tech fest, a percussive intro with a huge chunky kick drops us into a superb synth driven riff. […]

THORIN – END GAME (BONZAI PROGRESSIVE)

November 13th, 2013

    Based in Almelo, Netherlands, DJ and producer Thorin (Van Gelden) takes progressive house by the horns and churns out a superb cut entitled “End Game”. The track also comes with two top class remixes as well as the very impressive Original. Currently Thorin has been dabbling with new ideas in the studio and hopefully we will see the results of this soon. Aside from that he is ramping up his DJing with a […]

FLEMBAZ – CAFE EP (BONZAI PROGRESSIVE)

November 13th, 2013

    Flembaz are Joao Bandarra and Pedro Freitas, the guys teamed up in 2011 in Lisbon, Portugal. They are an eclectic duo who like to play around with different genres ranging from playful beats to deep creative techno and progressive. Here they mark their Bonzai debut with the two tracker “Cafe EP”. “Cafe” sets off on a sublime journey through progressive sounds with an infusion of tech thrown in. Beautiful chunky kicks set the […]

DADDY – HIDDEN MOJO (EYEPATCH RECORDINGS)

November 13th, 2013

    DJ and producer Koen Mertens debuts on Eyepatch with the return of his Daddy moniker and this two tracker entitled “Hidden Mojo”. Koen began his music journey on an old Atari computer and sampler. He has played at many of Belgium’s top clubs and in the late nineties he created Daddy. Soon he was picked up by Bonzai and saw two fantastic releases “Rotationz” on Bonzai Fiesta and “Raw” on Bonzai Limited. With […]

DERRICK MAY PLAYS VAN CZAR – VAPEUR TARDIVE

November 11th, 2013

That’s about right! Techno living legend Derrick May played Van Czar – Vapeur Tardive, out on Eyepatch Recordings, in his latest BBC – 6 Mix radioshow!    

VICTOR VERA – BLOCK PARTY EP FEATURED BY TRAXSOURCE

November 7th, 2013

Victor Vera – Block Party EP, out this week on Sounds R Us Recordings, received multiple features from Traxsource!    

CHANTOLA – I WANT YOU FEATURED BY BEATPORT

November 7th, 2013

Chantola – I Want You, out this week on Bonzai Progressive, is featured by Beatport on their Progressive House genre page!    

BONZAI BASIK BEATS 166 – MIXED BY MANU RIGA

November 7th, 2013

Bonzai Progressive wonder boy is back in our radioshow for another hot 60 min non-stop mix!   Tracklisting – Episode 166 – mixed by Manu Riga: 1º Gai Barone – Lullaby (Manu Riga Ethnotic Mix) 2º Angga – Whispers 3º Rise And Fall – Imagination 4º Manu Riga – Cimmerian (Cid Inc Remix) 5º Audio Noir – Sidewinder 6º Artic Night – Motion Of Glory 7º Manu Riga – Cimmerian (Album Mix) 8º Airwave And […]

CHANTOLA – I WANT YOU (BONZAI PROGRESSIVE)

November 6th, 2013

    Back and refreshed from his last release, the hugely popular “Don’t You Know” (with Junior J), Chantola delivers another fine slice of house driven beats jacked up with a dose of progressive. “I Want You” also comes packed with a very impressive collection of remixes to suit any venue. The Original Mix constructs a well balanced house groove with its thumpy kicks and crispy percussions giving good rhythm. A very cool bass rips […]

MENNIE – RAWAUS EP (PISTON RECORDINGS)

November 6th, 2013

    Debut appearance on Piston for Italian DJ and producer Francesco Bertelli aka Mennie. Having been around the scene for ten plus years, Francesco decided to produce under his new guise Mennie in 2011. Since then he has collaborated the likes of Mario Piu and seen his releases grace labels such as Fahrenheit, Pild Records, Melomane to name a few. Aside from producing he also DJ’s across the globe alongside many top jocks like […]

ERIC KANZLER – SQUARE EP (BONZAI BASIKS)

November 6th, 2013

    German producer and DJ Eric Kanzler returns to Basiks with a fantastic two tracker “Square EP”. Eric is proving to be very popular around the Basiks office due to the fact that he always delivers the goods with his sounds. His last outing “Hypnotiz” which was taken from his album “Scary Faces”, saw great support from many quarters. First up we have “Square 303″ and as you can imagine we are in for […]

NOA ROMANA & DEERSKY – THE WATERFALL REFLECTION (GREEN MARTIAN)

November 6th, 2013

    Noa Romana and Deersky aka Piotr Sarnecki join forces on Green Martian for their debut two tracker “The Waterfall Reflection”. Belgian Noa draws his influences from electronic greats like Jarre, Tangerine Dream, Vangelis, Moroder and others. Aside from production he hosts radioshows on Pure FM and Insomnia FM. Polish producer Deersky first got into electronic music through listening to Aphex Twin, Kraftwerk, Robert Miles, Underworld, Moby, Paul Oakenfold and The ...

VICTOR VERA – BLOCK PARTY EP (SOUNDS R US RECORDINGS)

November 6th, 2013

    Spanish DJ and producer Victor Vera is back with SRUR with his two tracker “Block Party EP”. Victor’s first release here came with his “Thermonuclear Reaction” on Muzika Volume 2. That same release also appeared on compilations with Bonzai Progressive and Bonzai Basiks. The title track “Block Party” is up first. Solid intro with classic kick and hat combi with other percussive features filtering through. The bass comes through with a ...