Recent posts: Victor Maximiliano
Deep house maestro Victor Maximiliano returns to Eyepatch with the wonderful two tracker Prototype. This guy has always been and remains a firm favourite around the Eyepatch office and he never fails to deliver only the finest grooves. Prepare to get your groove on with this one, you’re gonna love it.
Prototype is a fine display of deep house grooves that will keep the booty’s on the floor for sure. An upbeat vibe is the result of a tight drum arrangement and a rhythmic shuffling hat sequence. Lush chords and warm keys are on offer to keep us firmly locked into the groove while a deep bassline wades through the sound. At the midway point we’re treated to some very nifty synth riffs that sum up the talents of MR Maximiliano perfectly. Go get this one, it will not disappoint.
The Mask intros with a very cool chord sequence that is soon joined by a nice punchy kick drum and an upbeat bassline. The synth chords are tweaked to perfection as they filter in and out while cool plucked keys dish out a smooth house vibe. The keys are the big player here but that tight drum arrangement and the warm bassline go some way to making this a top notch cut that is a definite must have.
Deep house guru and all round funkster Victor is back at Eyepatch with this wonderful three tracker ‘Ready For Something Nu’. Victor always produces the goods in his work and judging by his last offering ‘Nightlife Unlimited’ we are in for another round of deep fuelled goodness.
The title track ‘Ready For Something Nu’ goes into a full on solid rhythmic flow right from the off. Well tweaked kicks sit over a nice display of percussions and a low end bass, smooth deep house keys weave a smooth pattern as sweet pads work the upper layers. Throughout the track groovy sounds pop up adding to the diversity on offer. Funky, groovy, deep house pleasure and a must for any box.
‘The Deep Goes On’ serves up another slice of Victor’s trademark deep sound. Classic kick and percussion intro leads us into a beautifully layered, lush array of synths that ebb and flow. Silky smooth pads are accompanied by rich keys giving that groovy feeling. The groove is beefed up by a cracking bass that just sits nicely within the sound and on the break the keys are let loose making this a sure fire hit at many parties.
Next we have ‘Tiefklang’ which has a simple kick intro that takes us to a super crispy hat before a sublime swaying pad takes over. This is shored up by a well balanced deep throbbing bass which adds a real sense of depth to the sound. Metallic sounding plucky notes come through and fit well in contrast to the deeper edge on the track. The break unleashes a superb cacophony pads before slamming back into a full on, hypnotic deep house ride, brilliant stuff!
Deep Worx is now on the 7th installment and this time featuring original tracks and remixes by Rick Wade, Rogerio Martins, Shades Of Gray, Dimitry Liss, deepAlexander, Alen Simple, Yusuke Yamamoto, Accatone, Eric Powa B, Jusa featuring V.Ray, Sebastien Desay, Joal, Harmon & Landowski, Solartoff, Hurlee, Johnny Deep (aka Yonathan Dahan), E-Klash, Daniel Ray, Rubba J, Onofrio Conte, Alan Castro, Victor Maximiliano and Contempo.
Back with another round of deep house goodness on Eyepatch is Victor Maximiliano and his three tracker “Nightlife Unlimited”. Victor continues to provide top quality productions and remains a regular feature on Bonzai Basik Beats Radioshow. His last outing “Some Mellow Deep” gained a lot of recognition from all over which is a testament to his branch of deep grooves.
First up is the Deep Mix of “Nightlife Unlimited”, chunky kicks and subtle percussions provide a solid base to build on as cool swirly synth chords break through. A deep bass punches through and is a perfect companion for the many house chords on offer. Smooth and steady rhythms that will be a great addition in any set.
“Gimme Some” intros with a smooth and groovy synth before a chunky kick punches in. Very crisp and sharp hats level things out and provide for a flowing rhythmic vibe. Wonderfully crafted synths in all shapes and sizes add a funky element and very clever arranging keeps things on track, great stuff yet again from Victor.
“Midnight Circus” goes straight into house mode from the off with an awesome kick and synth pad combination. A plucky bass comes through and creates a very upbeat groove with the percussions doing a great job on the rhythms. The track breaks into a massive synth driven riff filled with all the delights of a full on club fuelled vibe, expertly arranged and a definite must have!
Following last weeks show, here is part two of Victor Maximiliano’s set!
Tracklisting – Episode 160 – mixed by Victor Maximiliano:
1º Francesco Zani – Yellow Bar
2º Soulmelt – Friday Love
3º Protoxic – Try Again (Rishi K. Remix)
4º Just Kiddin – Ocean Motion
5º Corrado Bucci – Always Turned On (PFB Remix)
6º Paul Anthonee – Thru The Daee (Rishi K. Remix)
7º Lee Brinx – Cede
8º Zoo Look – Holdin’ On
9º Josel Permanent Damage (Max Mason Remix)
10º Stuffa – Keep On
11º Avicci featuring Aloe Blacc – Wake Me Up! (Hi-Def’s Deep House Bootleg)
12º Popnoname – Change (Matt Karmil Remix)
13º Kristoffer Ljungberg – Chance (Chris Domingo Remix)
This week on Bonzai Basik Beats we have Victor Maximiliano!
Tracklisting – Episode 159 – mixed by Victor Maximiliano:
1º Marius – Can’t Get
2º Dutchican Soul, Mavis Acquah – Ecstacy (David Ortiz Dub Mix)
3º Flapjackers – Deep Down
4º Rishi K. – Galaxies
5º Anton Chernikov presents Nile – Sunlight
6º Tantsui – Beautiful Day (Dub Mix)
7º Boulevard – On My Own (Island Groove Remix)
8º David Durango – 1961
9º Dynamix Illusion, Daniel Cleav – Faithful
10º Tom Lown – Too Loose – (Santiago Santamaria Remix)
11º Francesco Zani – Yellow Bar
7th installment in the My House Is Your House series, this time with original tracks and remixes from Shades Of Gray, Rogerio Martins, In2Deep & Fultone, Accatone, Dimitry Liss, Ed Lee, Oushanmete, DJ Mishakov, Fauvrelle, Project KF, Oliver Maier, Rick Wade, Sebastien Desay, Sensoreal, JR From Dallas, Lurob, Daniel Ray, Victor Maximiliano, Luis Bravo, Michael Berklin and Chanelle Pearl.
Sixth installment in the Deep Worx series, this time with original tracks and remixes by Rick Wade, Piek, Pawas, Dimitry Liss, Fauvrelle, Sensoreal, JR From Dallas, Mylan, Project KF, Oliver Maier, Ed Lee, Collogne and Holz, Wonji, Rishi K., Ecco, Davhelos, Victor Maximiliano, D & E, Jon Sweetname and Lucio Grandi.
And here’s part two of Victor Maximiliano dj set for Bonzai Basik Beats!
Tracklisting – Episode 143 – mixed by Victor Maximiliano:
1º We+ – Night Game
2º Jayceel – Deep Hope
3º Luis Leon – Love Is A Lie (Dale Howard Remix)
4º Deepnite – Tropical Butterflies
5º Rishi K. – Soul Explorer (Masaki Morii Remix)
6º Felipe L – Painting In The Sky (Moti Brother Remix)
7º Allan Zax – Feel My Heart
8º Bit Funk – It Ain’t Easy
9º Pillow One – Gotta Move
10º Babaka – Drunk Girl
11º Anthony Cepeda – Organic Youth
12º Elef – Lazy Liz
Victor Maximiliano is behind the wheels of steel this week again!
Tracklisting – Episode 142 – mixed by Victor Maximiliano:
1º Ilario Liburni – Organismo Colorado (Angelo Ferreri Deepest Impression Remix)
2º J.A.Y.C.E featuring Patrick Podage – Playground (Jeremy Juno & Daniel Beasley Remix)
3º Luca Bacchetti – Atlantic
4º Craig Stewart – OB Association
5º David Durango – Parametric Soul (Jona Remix)
6º Jerry Ropero & Eddy Cabrera – Soul Heaven (Gran Nalder Groove & Shake 2013 Remix)
7º Lau Frank – Hipster
8º Mr Kavalicious – Midnight Bounce
9º Matt Mc Larrie – Enclosure
10º Deep Kid – The Return (Moti Brothers Remix)
11º Jeremy K – Streetcar Haze
12º Rishi K. – Transient Day
13º We+ – Night Game
Deep house stalwart Victor returns to Eyepatch with his two track joint “Some Mellow Deep”. His last release “Deep House Is A Feeling” was well received from all quarters with support from all over. When he’s not producing stunning tracks Victor regularly features on Bonzai’s Basik Beats radioshow and always has a fine selection of top grooves on offer.
The title track on this release is one very classy slice of deep house, kicking off with a soft organ and a very sharp contrasting synth line, the bassline comes through early and hypnotises throughout. Tight drum and percussion arrangement provide a steady rhythm and groovy chords keep this track moving brilliantly. The FX come in just at the right time and some seriously expert filtering adds depth to this. Yet again we see pure quality from Victor, awesome stuff.
Now for something different, “Run For Life” is a track that blends many forms of house into something special. Stepping away from the usual deep house formula we get a classic offset bassline, the breakbeats bring back memories of lower tempo oldskool hardcore and the synth work is pure house driven which gives this sound a lot of character. A huge track that will stand up well in any club and keep those asses shaking.
“How Could I” intros with a dark vocal sample and super low end sub bass with deep housey chords, a cool solid kick ensues and a steady rhythm is born. The track builds nicely with some smooth keys and a multitude of FX which are expertly placed which adds character. An overall energetic vibe from this that will be a welcome addition in any deep set.
And here’s the second part of Victor Maximiliano’s 2 hour mix for Bonzai Basik Beats!
Tracklisting – Episode 138 – mixed by Victor Maximiliano:
1º OMB – Sea Air (Tvardovsky Remix)
2º Deep Science – Strings Talking
3º Fran Ottinger – Clubbing (Manila Beach Mix)
4º Paul Parsons, Tim Nice, Tom Leeland – From The Soul (Deep Bass Dub)
5º Hot Since 82 – Knee Deep In Louise (Shadow Child Remix)
6º Recommended By Friends (Mercurial)
7º Mass Digital – Metro
8º Fabrizio Costa – A Night In Miami
9º Hamza Vipul – House Music Soldiers (Kartech Remix)
10º 4 Da People – Jersey Jan
11º All Bradley – Bounce Strut (Rishi K. Uplift Mix)
12º Duke Dumont feat. AME – Need U (Joesky’s Warming Up Edit)
13º Robert Rodriguez – Dance Like Nobody’s Watching
Victor Maximiliano is back to Bonzai Basik Beats radioshow this week!
Tracklisting – Episode 137 – mixed by Victor Maximiliano:
1º Animellaz – Hyposomnia
2º Anton Lanski – Foreign Hearts
3º Bara Brost – My Mess Part 1
4º Paro Dion – All My Friends
5º Afreakwent – Sunday (Deep Science Remix)
6º Leoesco – Happy People
7º Igor Pumphonia – So Far Away (From Life)
8º Exaudio & Eivind JB – Nu Deashanti
9º Distortion – Music 24 Seven
10º Timothee Milton – Back In Time
11º Lakosta – Only You
12º Anthony Mea – Liquidia
Victor is another artist to be at the forefront of the newly launched Eyepatch Recordings in 2010 and continues to pump out quality deep house vibes to this day. He has also featured many times on the Bonzai Basik Beats Radioshow with popular one hour mixes from the best sounds around. Based in Amsterdam, Victor also runs his own Deep Vibes radio show and has a very impressive list of releases under his belt. Today he returns to Eyepatch and serves up a real treat.
“Deep House Is A Feeling” is a masterclass of its genre, subtle kicks with a quality percussion line are the back drop to an awesome grooving bassline. Some real nice synth work adds flavour resulting in a pure quality production.
“Free” digs out the modulation wheel for a wonderful journey into house utopia. Again the kicks and percs are nicely placed to allow the true scope of the track to shine through with the synths being manipulated to perfection. Nice quirky bassline keeps the perspective but it’s very hard to get away from the synths here, top top tune destined for a lot of playlists.
This week we welcome Victor Maximiliano for the second part of is first DJ set of 2013!
Tracklisting – Episode 123 – mixed by Victor Maximiliano:
1º Dave Pad – 420 Millimeters
2º Social Disco Club & Miss Bee – Just One Touch (The Mekanism Remix)
3º Richard Malcoh – Yeah
4º Poussez – Kangaroos (Roberto Rodriguez Remix)
5º Anil Chawla – Fruitcake (D-Nox & Beckers Remix)
6º Timmy Vegas feat. Tara Marie – Feel The Music (Departure Lounge Remix)
7º James Silk – Oh Girl
8º Smak – Feeling
9º George Yammine & Manos – Brainwash
10º Progress Inn – Those Days
11º Reel People feat. Dyanna Fearo – Butterflies (The Layabouts Vocal Mix)
12º Smak – Deeper Shades Of Violet
13º Milton Jackson – Never Be Wrong