BODHISATTVA 13:20 (Psycircle Rec, San Diego)
Bodhi, a.k.a. Christopher Lee Martin, is an award-winning musician [L.A. Music Awards 2003-2006] specializing in psytrance. He has been a musician all his life, playing piano by ear since early on. Bodhi enjoys experimenting with cutting-edge sound manipulation in order to open minds and increase consciousness, constantly pushing the limits. He has been involved in the goa/psy scene since 1996 and has been professionally producing electronic music and performing live sets since 2000. Over the course of his career, he has produced two psytrance albums (Excursions Through the Ancient Future , Secrets of the Mojave ), is currently releasing a third (Equations,), been featured on compilations released by domestic and international labels, and toured around North America and Europe. His side projects and collaborations include CILIUM, MONKS OF MADNESS, and MUBODHI, among others. Bodhi has also authored an expert tips book on Reason 3.0, which was published in summer 2005 and is available in large chain bookstores and websites. In 2007 Bodhi compiled Liquid Mind V/A, the first release on his event crew’s label, Psycircle Records. Look out for his crazy psychedelic, hard, playful and funky style.
BRANDON ADAMS (Dreamcatcher/Caliphonic Records - NYC)
Since his NY debut 5 short years ago, Brandon has quickly earned a reputation as one of America's few homegrown international-caliber DJs. Through a combination of musical intelligence, persistent resourcefulness, open ears and an open mind, he consistently provides a stimulating dancefloor experience that fits the moment and transcends sub genre preference. His sets place an emphasis on thick sound texture, infectious groove, spacious atmospheres, and heady compositions with cohesive multi-dimensional construction that offer several patterns for the listener to lock in and out of. This approach has allowed him the versatility to play alongside some of the world's top producers, ranging from Simon Posford, GMS, and Infected Mushroom to Mubali, Alien Mental, and Horror Place. Dancefloors have responded positively whether it's been the east coast, west coast, Europe or even India.
KILOWATTS (Gaian Mind, Native State Records – Philadelphia)
James Watts began pruning his unique vision for electronic music in the days of tinkering with DOS-based trackers. His prolific body of work now spans breaks, IDM, techno, downtempo, and everything in between. His music is full of visionary dimensions, fusing together a dexterous knowledge of sound synthesis, deep emotional articulation, and solid melodic intuition. KiloWatts is determined to utilize electronic music as a tool to achieve instantaneous transcendence beyond the physical realm.
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Sound & lights provided by Light-O-Matic & Space Junk