Above & Beyond

Jonathan Grant, Tony McGuinness and Paavo Siljamaki formed trance group Above & Beyond in 2000, when producer Tony McGuinness asked Grant and Siljamaki to help him remix “Home”, by Chakra. Their remix reached no1 in the UK club charts after being played by Pete Tong. Currently they are ranked number 6 by DJ Magazine.


Andre Tanneberger, aka ATB, was born in Saxony, Germany and is ranked number 26 in the official world DJ rankings by DJ Magazine. He started his career in dance music group Sequential One in 1993 and started his solo project, ATB, in 1998. He gave the UK it’s first trance number 1 hit with “9pm (Till I Come)” in 1999. He has collaborated with several artists and bands from all over the world and his style constantly changes from one album to the next, and even from one track to the next, without losing his essential style.

Carl Cox

Born in Lancashire, England, DJ Carl Cox started out as an acid house and hardcore DJ in the 80s and became well known for spinning three turntables at once. He is currently ranked number 7 worldwide. After years of DJ-ing at clubs all over England, from Manchester to Brighton, such as The Hacienda and Heaven and at raves for Fantazia and Dreamscape he has turned his attention to producing. His name is also linked to record labels Intec Records and 23rd Century Records.

Stratos, Candyflip

Stratos Papanikolaou aka DJ Stratos , label manager of Candyflip Records started playing since 2000-2001 in all kinds of parties ranging from small underground parties to the big festivals with extensive international artist/dj line ups and thousands of people attending...

Satoshi Tomiie

Satoshi Tomiie is one the most successful Japanese electronic music producers and DJs. He has written music for soundtracks, including well known Animatrix. Satoshi Tomiie was lucky to have a classical music education and later became involved with various bands throughout high school. An interest in hip hop music and DJ'ing came later and after some appearances was eventually asked by a Japanese cosmetics company to collaborate by creating a track for a Frankie Knuckles show.

Sander Kleinenberg

Sander Kleinenberg is a DJ and dance music producer from Holland. He was born in 1971 and started DJing as a young teenager playing at local bars. He launched his music production career in 1996 and since some of the biggest DJs in the world, including Sasha, Deep Dish and John Digweed have used his tracks mixing and in compilations. One of his greatest hits "My Lexicon" (one of DJ Sasha favourites) and "Sacred" are examples of his trance productions. His most recent compilation"Everybody" reflects his evolving DJing.

Paul Oakenfold

Paul Oakenfold's love for dance music began in 1987 when he first visited Ibiza with friends. Influenced from Ibiza's sound, as well as house and disco, Oakenfold produced Happy Mondays' Pills 'n' Thrills and Bellyaches. He then went on to remix tracks from U2, Snoop Doggy Dogg, Massive Attack, The Cure, Simply Red, Arrested Development, New Order and even The Doors, with his production partner Steve Osborne under the name 'Perfecto'. Most of these remixes were released under his label Perfecto Records.

Mapusa Mapusa

His interest in electronic music was awakend in during the early 90's. Later in 1993 now Auricular's Thomas Johanson aka DJ Mapusa Mapusa visited the first psy-parties and was completely fascinated by the music. During 1995 he began buying vinyls and building a collection.

Not long after Mapusa Mapusa became one of the pioneers of progressive trance music filling the dancefloors with his innovative sets and surprising everyone with his eclectic music productions

DJ Sasha

Alexander Coe aka DJ Sasha is a DJ and dance music producer from Wales. He became famous through his collaboration with English DJ, John Digweed. The duo released several DJ mix albums together, including the art piece Northern Exposure a progressive mix of house and trance.

One of the all time best selling mix albums, The Renaissance Mix Collection part 1 (1994) was also released by Sasha and Digweed. Sasha solo Global Underground mix CDs are considered classics for the progressive house/trance music genre.

John Digweed

John Digweed is a DJ and record producer from England. He began DJing at the early age of 13. His first major gig was at the club Renaissance in London after future artistic partner DJ Sasha heard his demo mix. Sasha and Digweed are a known duo for driving the progressive house/trance sound that became popular in Europe and North America in the late 1990s and early 2000s. Digweed is known for his innovative and adaptive new music styles.

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