Alter Ego News http://alteregorecords.com/news Alter Ego Thu, 22 Feb 2018 07:33:01 +0100 Label Worx RSS Generator en hourly 1 Navid N2M & DJ Xquizit - Be Yourself OUT NOW http://alteregorecords.com/news/9380 Mon, 19 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0100
On remix duties we have Kepik who is fresh from his previous success on the main label. Staying true to his sound, this is a progressive beast. Real chunky grit from the bass line and clever perc/vocals hits adding spice. The breakdown is delicate and wonderful with pianos building, guitars softly flowing and drums beating in the background. Huge chords chop throughout the drop for a big floor filler of a tune.]]>

Navid N2M & DJ Xquizit open their account with Alter Ego in stunning fashion. Uplifting is the theme with this warm driving beauty. Acids, soft plucks and pads add a certain suspense that drifts you in to the break. Perfectly executed fx, delicious pads and magical guitars precede a huge melody that screams euphoria. A fantastic debut outing with a drop that with explode dance floors and festivals around the world. A great start to the new year of Trance.

On remix duties we have Kepik who is fresh from his previous success on the main label. Staying true to his sound, this is a progressive beast. Real chunky grit from the bass line and clever perc/vocals hits adding spice. The breakdown is delicate and wonderful with pianos building, guitars softly flowing and drums beating in the background. Huge chords chop throughout the drop for a big floor filler of a tune.]]>
ARChima - Floating / Horizons OUT NOW http://alteregorecords.com/news/9381 Mon, 19 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0100
The A-side to this wonderful EP is “Floating”. With deep and brooding undertones, a really catchy vocal chop, a magical breakdown, driving percussion and some absolute gorgeous synth work. It really does open the EP perfectly and takes you on a musically journey.

Last up is “Horizons” which takes you down more of a progressive route. This one really does flow and take you on a journey. Outstanding debut EP from this new talent and we can not wait to see what else he has up his sleeve.
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We welcome and completely fresh new talent back to the Progressive label. His debut EP out last year was a perfect blend of Progressive / Deep house and this second EP from Ateek very much follows suit. We give you “Floating / Horizons” bring in release 289.

The A-side to this wonderful EP is “Floating”. With deep and brooding undertones, a really catchy vocal chop, a magical breakdown, driving percussion and some absolute gorgeous synth work. It really does open the EP perfectly and takes you on a musically journey.

Last up is “Horizons” which takes you down more of a progressive route. This one really does flow and take you on a journey. Outstanding debut EP from this new talent and we can not wait to see what else he has up his sleeve.
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Cory Goldsmith - The Move OUT NOW http://alteregorecords.com/news/9382 Mon, 19 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0100
Alex Mixail is up on remix for this one and he's done a great job. Slower in BPM but it doesn't lack energy. Crisp percussion accompanies a thundering bass line, stomping kick and chopped vocal hit fluttering on the off beat. Subtle acids float in the background as a soft synth hook develops and flows in to a pure atmosphere through the break. Keeping to the Tangled Audio vibe, the drop is pounding acids lines and grit. ]]>

Cory Goldsmith is back with another brilliant Tech Trance beast. This thumps along with a rolling bass line and really clever FX hits and tweaks that refine the energy. As you power towards the breakdown you're teased with plucks that continue, building up with saw stabs panning. The drop has a sinister edge full of beefy vibes and a touch of mystery. Almost like a second drop, you are treated to groove packed section of kick and bass which keeps the charge towards to the outro.

Alex Mixail is up on remix for this one and he's done a great job. Slower in BPM but it doesn't lack energy. Crisp percussion accompanies a thundering bass line, stomping kick and chopped vocal hit fluttering on the off beat. Subtle acids float in the background as a soft synth hook develops and flows in to a pure atmosphere through the break. Keeping to the Tangled Audio vibe, the drop is pounding acids lines and grit. ]]>
Solewaas - Shining From Blue OUT NOW http://alteregorecords.com/news/9362 Mon, 12 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0100
Solewaas is back on Alter Ego with this energy packed, groove filled uplifting Trance. The bass line has an electro style sound giving quite a funky drive. Delicate plucks and a hook line accompanied with piano hits really set the atmosphere to the break. The ambiance is beautiful with strings and vocals fx floating in the background. Pianos and the melody slowly build with extra layers of lovely pads. At the drop you just feel happy to glide along in to bliss. Another great outing from Solewaas!]]>
Mark Bester - Highway OUT NOW http://alteregorecords.com/news/9363 Mon, 12 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0100
The starlet from Belarus blends a mish mash of hard-knock beats, glittering melodic displays, unusual and heartfelt theme's, poignant top and this track is no different.

“Highway” sets the tone with it's no nonsense bass line, tight big room percussion, great atmospherics and a real treat of a theme. Slowly building up in the intro with teasing, tension building synth-work and driving low end. “Highway” breaks into a dark piano led breakdown coupled with an electric lead theme. Building continuously into the climax leaving you on the edge of your seat until sliding into a powerful, bass driven pay-off. Monster of a track that hits you like a ton of bricks.
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We welcome back one of Alter Ego Progressives finest talents. Mark Bester takes a bow for his second solo release on the Alter Ego Progressive imprint grabbing release 288 with this monster of a track “Highway”.

The starlet from Belarus blends a mish mash of hard-knock beats, glittering melodic displays, unusual and heartfelt theme's, poignant top and this track is no different.

“Highway” sets the tone with it's no nonsense bass line, tight big room percussion, great atmospherics and a real treat of a theme. Slowly building up in the intro with teasing, tension building synth-work and driving low end. “Highway” breaks into a dark piano led breakdown coupled with an electric lead theme. Building continuously into the climax leaving you on the edge of your seat until sliding into a powerful, bass driven pay-off. Monster of a track that hits you like a ton of bricks.
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RYDEX - Fallen Drops OUT NOW http://alteregorecords.com/news/9364 Mon, 12 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0100
For the remix, New York based duo K&F have created a Tech beast with their signature groove. Old school vibes and punchy energy bounce along with a chopped vocals before key changing bass and choirs transition you to the break. With filtering in and out leads the atmosphere builds, the lead opens to full on Trance mode before we go down the Tech rabbit hole. You're also treated to the lead coming back in for some hands on the air moments.]]>

TA147 in next up and we have a new artist to the label, RYDEX, and what a debut it is. 'Fallen Drops' is driving, uplifting Trance. The bassline is really well made and full of energy. Plucks and a lead hook sit well in the mix as they come in lifting things higher even before the break down. You're hit with beautiful pads and a lead that screams euphoria. The drop is really all you ever want from uplifting Trance. Top debut.

For the remix, New York based duo K&F have created a Tech beast with their signature groove. Old school vibes and punchy energy bounce along with a chopped vocals before key changing bass and choirs transition you to the break. With filtering in and out leads the atmosphere builds, the lead opens to full on Trance mode before we go down the Tech rabbit hole. You're also treated to the lead coming back in for some hands on the air moments.]]>
South Of The Stars - New Dawn OUT NOW http://alteregorecords.com/news/9340 Mon, 05 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0100
South of The Stars debut on Alter Ego Records with an absolutely stunning track. It's really chunky bass line, slick percussion and beautiful atmosphere combine to give maximum effect. A dreamy power drives the track along to a huge breakdown of plucks and choir voices. The lead is rich and bold making the drop something special. This is a massive track that will ignite any dance floor it touches. ]]>
Abrupt Gear & Paw Luk - Koyrta / Miriada OUT NOW http://alteregorecords.com/news/9341 Mon, 05 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0100
We kick off with “Koyrta” which straight away gives that feel-good bounce with a hint of electro, dropping into a stunning piano led breakdown. A very unique sound and I think you'll agree.

Second up is “Miriada” featuring Paw Luk. Chunky beats and an incredibly smooth bassline make this collaboration on the label a complete winner. Warm, bouncing and highly energetic tones, with a stunning laid back piano breakdown from the Russian duo, showing off their skills on the buttons. We can't wait to bring you more from this talented duo.
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Alter Ego Progressive welcomes back Russian duo Abrupt Gear & Paw Luk for the first release of 2018, with the outstanding double header “Koyrta / Miriada” for release 287.

We kick off with “Koyrta” which straight away gives that feel-good bounce with a hint of electro, dropping into a stunning piano led breakdown. A very unique sound and I think you'll agree.

Second up is “Miriada” featuring Paw Luk. Chunky beats and an incredibly smooth bassline make this collaboration on the label a complete winner. Warm, bouncing and highly energetic tones, with a stunning laid back piano breakdown from the Russian duo, showing off their skills on the buttons. We can't wait to bring you more from this talented duo.
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