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BONZAI BASIK BEATS 259 – MIXED BY SAMOTAREV

Samotarev returns to DJ duty for this week’s BBB show. This guy really knows how to get the progressive juices flowing, not just in the mix, but with his own productions. Over the last few years he has given us a masterclass in the art of deep and groovy prog vibes on our Progrez and Bonzai Progressive imprints. His latest work, Midnight Pinball on BP is performing well and hitting all the right spots in sets across the world. Here we get schooled yet again with trackes and remixes from Batsula, Alfoa, Rasti Tkac, Jacky Monties, Mike Griego, K A Vadi & John Noir, Criss Deeper, Tomin Tomovic, DanSonic, Nicolas Rada and Andres W. The start to your weekend has landed.

Tracklisting – Episode 259: mixed by Samotarev

1º Batsula – ERA (Original Mix)
2º Alfoa – Karma (Rasti Tkac Deep Mix)
3º Jacky Monties – Dance On The Moon (Original Mix)
4º Mike Griego – Misery Ectoplasma (Original Mix)
5º K.A.VADI & John Noir – Your Baby Dancing (Original Mix)
6º Criss Deeper – Dynamique (Original Mix)
7º Tomin Tomovic – Divergence (Original Mix)
8º DanSonic – Rave On (Original Mix)
9º Nicolas Rada – Mephistopheles (Original Mix)
10º Andres W – Losing Touch (Original Mix)

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21 August 2015 RADIOSHOWS Read more

CLUB TRAX PROGRESSIVE HOUSE 16 FEATURED BY BEATPORT

Our Club Traxx series continues with Progressive House 16 where we take you deep into the rabbit hole of progressive grooves, a place where your imagination becomes reality to the backdrop of some of the finest sounds around. 20 top notch cuts featuring remix and original works from artists such as Airwave, Art Of Trance, Gai Barone, Phi Phi, Platunoff, Rick Pier O’Neil, Sebastian Busto, Andrees & Yakoff, Michael Berklin, Manu Riga & Fe Malefiz, Michael & Levan & Stiven Rivic, Lank, Stan Kolev, Audio Noir, Rosa Project, Dina Eve, Waywork & Gebio, Wild Guess, Yuriy From Russia, Kay D, Manu F, Julian Dep, Ri9or, Dimitry Molosh, Ametron, EDwan Rill, AudioStorm, Diogo Ribeiro and Altek, are on hand to deliver pumping prog house grooves to our senses. A must have tool in your collection no doubt.

Club Trax Progressive House 16, out this week on Bonzai Progressive, is featured by Beatport!

#bonzaiprogressive #gaibarone #rickpiero’neil #andrees #yakoof #lank #waywork #gebio #yuriyfromrussia #subconscioustales #juliandep #dmitrymolosh #diogoribeiro #airwave #artoftrance #phiphi #platunoff #sebastianbusto #michaelberklin #manuriga #femalefiz #stivenrivic #michael&levan #stankolev #audionoir #dinaeve #rosaproject #wildguess #kayd #manuf #ri9or #ametron #ewanrill #audiostorm #altek

20 August 2015 UPDATES Read more

SAMOTAREV – MIDNIGHT PINBALL FEATURED BY BEATPORT

Alexey Samotarev returns to Bonzai Progressive with his latest deep progressive offering, Midnight Pinball. We always get an air of excitement around the office when this guys stuff drops in the box. No wonder, as his previous cuts with testify that he sure knows how to deliver the goods. We last got a glimpse of this guy on Audio Noir’s Now & Zen album as well as multiple appearances on various Bonzai compilations. Great to see more from this talented artist and we hope to see much more in the future.

Samotarev – Midnight Pinball, out this week on Bonzai Progressive, is featured by Beatport in the Progressive House genre page!

#bonzaiprogressive #beatport #samotarev

19 August 2015 UPDATES Read more

COMPLETEJ – TELL-TALE FEATURED BY BEATPORT

CompleteJ aka US based DJ and producer Josh Routin debuts on Bonzai Progressive with the sublime Tell-Tale. Josh spins regularly at various clubs and holds a residency at Kingdom Austin Night Club as well as being a part of Real Music Events. Over the last few years he has worked alongside many artists and has seen releases on the likes of Beat Binge, Deep Binge, Tiger Records, Big Alliance Records, Peakhour Music, Pyramid Recordings, Pop Rox Muzik, Soniquarium Muzika, LuPS Records, GruvTech Recordings and Pulse Records. Delighted to have him on board and look forward to more in the future.

CompleteJ – Tell-Tale, out this week on Bonzai Progressive, is featured by Beatport in the Staff Picks section at Progressive House genre page!

#bonzaiprogressive #beatport #completej

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CLUB TRAXX – PROGRESSIVE HOUSE 16 (BONZAI PROGRESSIVE)

Our Club Traxx series continues with Progressive House 16 where we take you deep into the rabbit hole of progressive grooves, a place where your imagination becomes reality to the backdrop of some of the finest sounds around. 20 top notch cuts featuring remix and original works from artists such as Airwave, Art Of Trance, Gai Barone, Phi Phi, Platunoff, Rick Pier O’Neil, Sebastian Busto, Andrees & Yakoff, Michael Berklin, Manu Riga & Fe Malefiz, Michael & Levan & Stiven Rivic, Lank, Stan Kolev, Audio Noir, Rosa Project, Dina Eve, Waywork & Gebio, Wild Guess, Yuriy From Russia, Kay D, Manu F, Julian Dep, Ri9or, Dimitry Molosh, Ametron, EDwan Rill, AudioStorm, Diogo Ribeiro and Altek, are on hand to deliver pumping prog house grooves to our senses. A must have tool in your collection no doubt.

#bonzaiprogressive #gaibarone #rickpiero’neil #andrees #yakoof #lank #waywork #gebio #yuriyfromrussia #subconscioustales #juliandep #dmitrymolosh #diogoribeiro #airwave #artoftrance #phiphi #platunoff #sebastianbusto #michaelberklin #manuriga #femalefiz #stivenrivic #michael&levan #stankolev #audionoir #dinaeve #rosaproject #wildguess #kayd #manuf #ri9or #ametron #ewanrill #audiostorm #altek

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SAMOTAREV – MIDNIGHT PINBALL (BONZAI PROGRESSIVE)

Alexey Samotarev returns to Bonzai Progressive with his latest deep progressive offering, Midnight Pinball. We always get an air of excitement around the office when this guys stuff drops in the box. No wonder, as his previous cuts with testify that he sure knows how to deliver the goods. We last got a glimpse of this guy on Audio Noir’s Now & Zen album as well as multiple appearances on various Bonzai compilations. Great to see more from this talented artist and we hope to see much more in the future.

Midnight Pinball intros with a solid kick and cool percussion line as a reverb heavy sound kicks in. The bass ploughs through with a super deep groove that drives the track beautifully as the tight drums keep the rhythm pumping. Blippy sequenced notes scatter across the sound with a playful manner that is in stark contrast to the deeper leanings of the vibe. Sweeping synths come in and add a cool richness to the groove that keeps it firmly locked into the progressive sphere. Brilliant stuff yet again from Alexey that you will not want to miss.

Bonzai regular Yuriy From Russia hits us up with one of his outstanding remixes, and once again he knocks it outta the park. Yuriy is fast becoming a remix guru here, his last outing was on knob tweaking duty for Alexey Lisin & Ange’s Vesna which was very well received indeed. Mush more coming from this guy, so keep a lookout. The track intros with a super punchy kick and shuffling hat sequence that builds up a steady rhythm. The bassline is the big hitter with an offbeat-onbeat pattern that drives the groove beautifully on a deep progressive course. A cascading melodic arp flows through the sound and is the perfect accompaniment for that superb deep bass. The synths open up and sweep across the sound as the layers build. The track losses all high end frequency as that bass toughens up for a short stint on its own before the high end returns with rhythmic gusto. Expertly crafted sounds from a hugely talented artist that will be a welcome addition in any set.

Following Light debuts on Bonzai Progressive with this stunning remix. Ukranian born Kirill Guk has remained a constant force in the progressive house world since 2010 having released on a vast selection of labels. Inmost Records, Balkan Connection and Abstract Space are just a few of the labels mentioned but gives you an idea of the status this guy holds. His music features heavily in sets across the globe and he has worked with some top artists along the way. The remix intros with a cool, textured vibe filled with swirling pads and a smooth synth chord alongside stuttering percussions. A nice punchy kick takes over and is joined by a crispy hat section that tops the tight arrangement. A deep probing bass comes in and gets this progressive groove on the move. The layers build and transforms this sound into a hypnotic, infectious groove that locks you in for the duration.

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17 August 2015 FEATURED  RELEASES Read more

COMPLETEJ – TELL-TALE (BONZAI PROGRESSIVE)

CompleteJ aka US based DJ and producer Josh Routin debuts on Bonzai Progressive with the sublime Tell-Tale. Josh spins regularly at various clubs and holds a residency at Kingdom Austin Night Club as well as being a part of Real Music Events. Over the last few years he has worked alongside many artists and has seen releases on the likes of Beat Binge, Deep Binge, Tiger Records, Big Alliance Records, Peakhour Music, Pyramid Recordings, Pop Rox Muzik, Soniquarium Muzika, LuPS Records, GruvTech Recordings and Pulse Records. Delighted to have him on board and look forward to more in the future.

Tell-Tale intros with a surreal sequence filled with crackling noises and a buzzing fly alongside other, imaginative sounds that combine beautifully. A muted kick fades through and transforms into a monster with a pounding thump and bassy aftertaste. A throbbing bassline comes out of nowhere and drives the groove on with relentless power while tight drums are formed creating a solid rhythmic flow. The track takes on its epic persona as the layers build taking us deeper into its surreal, dark progressive world. Intense pads and sizzling synths make up the main body of the track and deliver a wonderfully rich texture to the sound. A must have track for sure.

Josh teams up with fellow US based producer, Mr Sativo on Born In Darkness – which comes in two flavours, Vox Mix and Dub Mix. The Vox Mix intros with a superb drum filled sequence that delivers a full on deep progressive tribal vibe that lulls you in. A solid kickdrum joins in and the rhythm is let loose. In the background haunting voices ebb and flow as rich strings and pads sweep across the sound. The bass sits very subtly under the track and packs a huge low end boost that drives the groove beautifully. Darker, more atmospheric sounds converge as that raspy vocal flows through becoming a huge part of the track. The Dub Mix strips out the vocal completely for those you interested in the music only. Both tracks are definitely destined for those late night parties that you will not want to miss.

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VAN CZAR INTERVIEW FOR MADRID NIGHTLIFE BLOG

Van Czar gave a short interview for Madrid Nightlife Blog after his last gig at Taboo, Madrid. Van Czar grew up in Brussels, Belgium and he was very keen on listening and thinking about music. From the age of just 12 he was able to understand music and the processes involved within it. At 14 he got his first piece of equipment and has not looked back since.

In the early days Van was playing Belgian hard trance as he was heavily influenced by the Cherrymoon Club and in particular the Bonzai sound. Later on he would find the raw side of Detroit Techno and Chicago House and he then started to play gigs around Belgium in clubs like StarTraxx.

Van Czar has a special ability to engage with the crowd. He is versatile and adapts to any kind of gig or event he takes part in. He loves a clubby atmosphere as well as “hype” events.

Now producing quality Techno and Deep House, Van likes to inject sensual voices and multiple FX to get the adrenaline flowing, and it’s his diverse background in music that allows him to succeed in this.

As sound evolves so does Van, he is at the forefront of a dynamic industry and he has the tools to stay there.

His tracks have seen big support in the DJ circuit and he has collaborated with ‘top’ artists like Marcin Czubala. Van has a very busy schedule these days with more EP’s in the works and gigs around the Madrid area coming thick and fast. He has also started a radioshow ‘Bonzai Basik Beats Spain’ that is broadcasted all around the world with a showcase on the best from Bonzai’s past, present and future.

You can read the full interview on the link bellow:

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14 August 2015 UPDATES Read more

BONZAI BASIK BEATS 258 – MIXED BY JONATHAN CALVO

Jonathan Calvo is up for his debut guest spot on Bonzai Basik Beats with a tantalizing tech fuelled mix to get the party started. Jonathan has seen a number of releases on our Bonzai Basiks imprint and he never fails to deliver the goods. Last time round we saw his A few Girls EP hit the floors running with great support coming in from all angles. Today’s mix serves up top notch cuts from the likes of Dauwd, Alberto Ruiz, Juan Ddd, Macromism, Daniel Trim, Dani Sbert and Fritz Kalkbrenner as well as several select cuts from Jonathan’s own discocraphy.

Tracklisting – Episode 258: mixed by Jonathan Calvo

1º Dauwd – Moety (Original Mix)
2º Jonathan Calvo – Timing (Original Mix)
3º Alberto Ruiz – Alien (Juan Ddd Remix)
4º Jonathan Calvo – Bedford Street (Original Mix)
5º Macromism – What’s Up (Original Mix)
6º Daniel Trim – Asimo (Original Mix)
7º Dani Sbert – Diffusion (Original Mix)
8º Jonathan Calvo – The Instructor (Original Mix)
9º Fritz Kalkbrenner – Kings In Exile (Original Mix)
10º Macromism – Crazy (Original Mix)
11º Jonathan Calvo – Traumatizer (Original Mix)

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AUDIO NOIR INTERVIEW FOR FLUX BPM ONLINE

“Since quietly appearing on the scene at the beginning of 2013, Audio Noir has slowly built up a strong reputation for creating atmospheric and dance floor friendly productions. In a short space of time, Audio Noir has gained support by many of the industries most notable DJ’s; including: Paul Oakenfold, Solarstone, John 00 Fleming, Airwave, Gai Barone, John Creamer, M.I.K.E Push, Matan Caspi & many more. Having received his “lucky break” by signing on with the ultra classic label – Bonzai Progressive, Audio Noir has gone from strength to strength releasing material on other respectable labels such as Perfecto, J00F & Green Martian, EDM Ravers & more. Releasing quality productions & remixes regularly, the Adelaide based producer shows no signs of letting up with his follow up Album due for release late 2015! Also look out for a steady stream of new releases slated for the rest of the year.

Audio Noir is a very talented and promising artist that he is about to take the world of electronic music by storm and we are glad that he decided to accept our challenge and he answered more than 20 questions in his own personal way. Great personality that is reflected in his advanced super progressive sounds. Enjoy his answers.

Interview is written and conducted by Dimitri Kechagias, Music Journalist and Radio Dj at 1mix radio”

You can read the full interview on the link bellow

#bonzaiprogressive #audionoir #fluxbpmonline

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