Recent posts: Bonzai Basik Beats
Phi Phi is at it again and returns for another Bonzai Basik Beats mix just two short weeks since his last one. We are delighted to have him back and glad that he took time out of his extremely busy schedule to indulge us. Today’s mix takes us on a masterclass in progressive vibes with tracks and remixes from Airwave, Audio Noir, Cysxe, Minitech Project, Majed, A.M.X., Tali Freaks, Rise and Fall, Matan Caspi, Roddy Reynaert, Mathov, Thorin, Manu Riga, Relaunch, Pavlin Petrov, Walter K and original cuts from Phi Phi’s own catalog. Plenty of reasons to tune in and get the party started.
Hady Tarek returns to Bonzai Basik Beats for this week’s guest spot and what a mix he delivers. Get ready to be taken deep into progressive grooves that will definitely get your party juices flowing. Tracks and remixes from the likes of Mindgamers, Steve Sai, Vincent Esperanza, Abi-Q, Wonji, Matan Caspi, Doomwork, Metodi Hristov, Jay Lumen, Van Czar as well as Hady’s own works will help you on your way. Just what the doctor ordered to get your body in shape for the weekend.
A newcomer to the Bonzai stable who made a big splash with his debut, Point G, we welcome Christopher Hermann to this week’s Bonzai Basik Beats. Christopher has been a music lover all his life and when he discovered Hernan Cattaneo’s Renaissance it change everything for him. He got into Progressive House in a big way which continues to this day. Tune in and be prepared to lose yourself in this sublime progressive mix featuring tracks and remixes from Ivan Stabile, Blusoul, Lonya, Ruslan Vashkevich, Cid Inc, Stephen J, Kroos, LoQuai, Monojoke, Guy J and two tracks from Christopher himself. Time to dust of those dancing shoes and get the party started.
The legendary Phi Phi returns to Bonzai Basik Beats this week and delivers another of his superb mixes for our dancing pleasure. If you mention any Belgian club then you can rest assure that this guy has played there. He ruled the dancefloors of night clubs all over the country as well as after hour parties, and he is still doing it today. In the mix today you can expect tracks and remixes from Matthew Dekay, Darin Epsilon, Monika Kruse, Pig&Dan, dubspeeka, Daniel Stefanik, Roddy Reynaert, Hot Since 82, Chris Fortier, TJ Kong, Ryo Murakami, Hernan Cattaneo, Soundexile, Booka Shade, Wehbba, Edward Capel, Reference, Argy and works from Phi Phi himself.
Bonzai veteran DJ Fire heads up this week’s Bonzai Basik Beats with a sublime progressive mix to whet your appetite. He remains a popular figure around these shores and beyond as he always dishes out quality at every turn whether it’s through his own productions, remixes or DJ gigs. Known for his high energy trance during the 90’s and his partnership with Airwave, Fire has stood the test of time and went with the flow of trends to great effect. Check out his own radioshow, Different Faces which is gaining much attention each month, in the meantime get into today’s mix with tracks and remixes from Manu Riga, DJ Fire, Audio Noir, Quadran, Tribal Warriors, Philthy Chit, Maceo Plex, WhoMadeWho, Rick Pier O’Neil, Sugar Love and Van Czar. Tune in and let us get you into the party mood.
Hitting the wheels of steel this week we have the hugely impressive Crocy who is no stranger to Bonzai Basik Beats. Crocy lays down another top notch mix that will take us deep into house and tech, you will not want to miss this one. Original works and remixes come from Audiojack, Kevin Knapp, Gorge, Samuel Dan, Joal, Joeski, Mert Yucel, Cuartero, Waff, Ali Love, Kali, The Foreigners, Pleasurekraft, Sabb, Luigi Rocca, IAMAlina, Copy Paste Soul, Jody Barr, Philip Bader and Juanma Llopis. The weekend starts here, get on it.
US based DJ and producer hits the decks on this week’s Bonzai Basik Beats. He started out on the HipHop scene and soon after discovered House music through Daft Punk. Since then he has transitioned between House and Techno with releases on various labels. He has appeared on our Green Martian and Progrez imprints wearing his progressive house guise with his last release Finally Ready on the latter. Top notch cuts come from the likes of Steve Huerta, Dofamine, Kindred Spirits, Fluxion, Eekko, Ejeca, Dusky, Phi Phi, Airwave, Aphex Twin, Deepchild, Paul Hardy, McKai, Locked Groove and originals from Beyond Beats himself. Get locked in for a sublime trip into the progressive world with a few twists along the way.
There are many collab projects in the world of music production but there are very few that really hit the mark and do it with little effort. Matt and Manu have hit that mark and we are delighted to have them on this week’s Bonzai Basik Beats. These hugely talented artists have already got a monster release under their belt with You Are Contagious and more on the way. They have recently embarked on their own radioshow, Ethnoscience which is gathering pace each month. Tons more we could say about these two but let’s instead get right into the mix and enjoy the progressive journey on offer. Tracks and remixes come from East Cafe, John Drummer, Samotarev, Max Magnum, Audio Noir, Matteo Monero, Ruben De Ronde, Gai Barone, Controlwerk, Martyne, Julien Bracht, Daniel Nusdeo, Fernando Olaya, Andres W and original works from Manu Riga and Matt Holliday. The perfect tonic to get your body into weekend mode.
UK based DJ and producer Chris Harris heads up this week’s Bonzai Basik Beats with a superb ride into the progressive abyss. Chris started out as a bass player in a band in 1992 with relative success on the local club scene. He transitioned to DJing and indulged in many genres although his passion was for Trance and Progressive. After a long hiatus he has returned and debuted on our Bonzai Progressive imprint with What’s Left Of Them… which was followed up by Feels Real? In the mix today you can expect top tracks and remixes from Airwave, Astropilot, CJ Art, Audio Noir, John 00 Fleming, JWM, Manu Riga, Parker & Hanson, Matt Holliday, Union Jack and Terra Ferma as well as original material from Chris himself. Get your weekend on the move, you will not be disappointed.
MetrONomes aka Jon ManimaL and Magros are regular fixtures here at BBB HQ and yet again they provide the goods, in style. With a raft of top quality cuts on various Bonzai labels, it’s no wonder we keep getting these guys back for more. Tracks and remixes from the likes of Sacha Sonido, Sergio Fernandez, Metodi Hristov, Rub A Dub & Ton Def, Gel Abril, Andrea Oliva, Aldo Cadiz, Elias R & Sage Armstrong, Sergio Fernandez and Nnick Curly will be on hand to ensure the dancing bug gets into your system for the weekend ahead.
Alfredo Mena returns for another guest appearance at BBB with his sublime progressive house set. This mix will definitely set the standard for your weekend as we weave in and out of smooth house sounds with jagged progressive edge. Expect some superb tracks and remixes from Luigi Daniell, Romano Alfieri, Joel Mull, Pavel Petrov, Pirupa, Eddie Amador, Ninetoes, Ramiro Lopez, Katcha, Steve Lawler and a selection of Alfredo’s own works will ensure you get those dancing feet shuffling.
The ever impressive Gai is back at the BBB helm with this week’s guest spot. Gai is something of a stalwart in the progressive house/trance world. His own radio show Patterns remains a firm favourite for many followers due to his excellent track selection. Here he lives up to his usually high standards and delights us with a seamless cruise featuring tracks and remixes from Daniel Camarillo, Robert R. Hardy, Controlwerk, Tuxedo, MNR, Dark Soul Project & Mathov ft. Fe Malefiz, Kintar, Michael & Levan And Stiven Rivic, Inkfish, ORogier & Stage Van H, Ewan Rill, Panican Dynamics, Feri, Coskun Yorulmaz, Danilo Ercole, Aerium, Solarstone, Data Rebel and Gai Barone. The party just got started so make sure you tune in and get those party juices flowing.
Returning for his second BBB stint we have Alfonso Muchacho take to the decks this week for a trip across the many faces of progressive house. Judging by his last BBB set we know we’re in for a superb show. Tracks and remixes from the likes of Atapy, MUUI, Rogier & Stage Van H, Chris Raven, Antrim, Simos Tagias, Bog, Alex Vidal, Bobby Deep and Mees Dierdorp as well as choice cuts from Alfonso himself, will ensure the vibe comes alive. The perfect start to your weekend has arrived.
UK based DJ and producer Jamie Baggotts joins us for the Bonzai Basik Beats guest spot this week. Jamie marked his Bonzai debut towards the end of 2014 with the outstanding and energetically driven Jerusalem which gained great support from many jocks across the globe. Jamie started out as a Drum n Bass DJ and then made the switch to Trance and Hard Trance, now we know where all that energy comes from. In the mix today we can expect a superb trek into the progressive world with an injection of adrenaline to keep the party pumping. Tracks and remixes from the likes of Stephen J. Kroos, LoQuai, Rogier & Stage Van H-Agora, Ewan Hill, Cream & Deep Fog, Youngen, JWM, Manu Riga, Andy Ling, Relaunch, Rick Pier O’Neil, Airwave, Astropilot and Jamie himself will ensure you get your weekend off to a beat pounding start.
We welcome French DJ and producer Mathov aka Mathieu Meyer to the Bonzai Basik Beats guest spot this week. Two fantastic releases at the end of 2014 – Dark Activity and Ain’t No Melodies Left For Me, alongside Dark Soul Project and Fe Malefiz – solidified a strong debut outing for Mathov. This was backed up by appearances on Afterhour Trax 14 and the chart topping Bonzai & Friends compilations. In the mix today you can expect to hear some of the finest progressive sounds from artists such as Kaan Koray, Tommi Oskari, Rick Pier O’Neil, Michael & Levan, Stiven Rivic, Manu Riga, Samotarev, Mosaic, Rise and Fall, Subconscious Tales, Dark Soul Project, Fe Malefiz and Ozgur Ozkan as well as Mathov’s own works. The perfect tonic to carry the party into the night, play it loud.