Psychedelic

  • Hypnotic Techno: The Captivating Subgenre of Electronic Dance Music

    Hypnotic Techno: The Captivating Subgenre of Electronic Dance Music

    Hypnotic techno is a subgenre of electronic dance music characterized by its repetitive and mesmerizing beats, pulsating basslines, and ethereal synthesizer melodies. The music often creates a trance-like state in listeners, drawing them into a hypnotic groove that can be both meditative and euphoric. With its driving rhythms and hypnotic soundscapes, Hypnotic Techno is designed…

  • D.Dan April 27th QUEST404 Takes Paris on a Trip: A Night of Techno, Bass, and Cosmic Sounds at Cabaret Sauvage

    D.Dan April 27th QUEST404 Takes Paris on a Trip: A Night of Techno, Bass, and Cosmic Sounds at Cabaret Sauvage

    Parisian dancefloors vibrated with a new energy as QUEST404 took over the iconic Cabaret Sauvage for its first nightclub event of the season. The night, running from midnight to 6am, promised a journey into the heart of electronic music’s underground. Headlining the event was Berlin techno king D.Dan, known for his pursuit of the unholy…

  • Tripping Through The Speakers: How Psychedelic Techno Warps Your Reality

    Tripping Through The Speakers: How Psychedelic Techno Warps Your Reality

    The hypnotic pulse of techno has always thrived on pushing boundaries, but what if it could transport you on a mind-bending odyssey without ever stepping off the dance floor? Enter the world of psychedelic techno, a subgenre that masterfully blends the genre’s driving energy with swirling soundscapes, disorienting samples, and unexpected melodies. This potent fusion…

  • Positive Education Festival  Saint-Étienne, France 1-4 November 2023

    Positive Education Festival  Saint-Étienne, France 1-4 November 2023

    Expertly curated techno festival, the music was terrific and the sound systems impeccable – Positive Education is a really fabulous example of how festivals should be, with amazing artistic lightning and lasers used in a really minimal and subtitle way. The setting at Cité du design in an old ammunition factory was magnificent and the walls…

  • DVS1 at Kilomètre 25 Paris October 21, 2023

    DVS1 at Kilomètre 25 Paris October 21, 2023

    On October 21, 2023, DVS1 took to the decks at Kilometre 25 in Paris for a two-and-a-half-hour set that was nothing short of a masterclass in techno. The veteran DJ’s performance was electric, incredibly complex, and profound, proving once again that experience matters when it comes to delivering truly excellent techno music. From the moment…

  • Rave New World: Confessions of a Raving Reporter by Kirk Field

    Rave New World: Confessions of a Raving Reporter by Kirk Field

    This book Rave New World: Confessions of a Raving Reporter by Kirk Field is the best rave book ever written, I knew that after the first few paragraphs It’s like being shot out of a canon into the history of rave culture in England. Absolutely exciting and incredibly realistic view of the start of the…

  • Astropolis | Brest – July 2023

    Astropolis | Brest – July 2023

    Astropolis, the renowned electronic music festival, has become a haven for music enthusiasts and artists alike. Held annually at the MANOIR DE KEROUAL Brest, France

  • The psychedelic experience is hard to discribe

    The psychedelic experience  is hard to discribe

    The psychedelic experience is hard to discribe because it involves subjective and profound alterations in perception, cognition, and emotions. Here are a few reasons why it can be challenging to put the psychedelic experience into words: Despite these challenges, individuals often use metaphors, analogies, and artistic expressions such as music, art, and poetry to convey…

  • Ibiza | September 2022

    Ibiza | September 2022

    Notes from September 12 – 23, 2022 We got some really great advice and added to guest lists by my our friend in Ibiza Mike Parry at https://luckylifeibiza.com/ WednesdayLas Dalias / Akasha Ibiza this is a great place that gets intensely overcrowded at night. Las Dalias is an outdoor market with bars, hippy markets, restaurants, and chill-out…