Messenger of Dionysos · Mused by Apollo

In ancient times, Satyr was the horned and horny messenger of Eleusinian forest god Dionysos. He mesmerized the youth of nearby villages with the musical magic of his flute and made them dance till broad daylight. In our common present, the spirit of Satyr inhabits the body of a human boy. Searching for a new way to spread the vibe of the forest, Satyr switched to SL and CDJ instruments, which fit the job quite nicely.

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Sylvan Secrets

spirit of the woods

Sylvan Secrets

trip amongst the trees
taste the shadow of each leaf
barefoot root branch crown

spirit of the woods
guide us to the other side
glow in beams of green

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a mix filled with acid funk
and forest style psytrance

tracklist

Digitalian - Mushroom Engine
Droidsect - Invasion from The Outer Space
Ohmgnome - Step Away From The Dwarf
Digitalian - Acoustic Paranoid
Atriohm - Close To Nowhere
Derango - Oscilla
Encephalopaticys - Error 11
Hutti Heita - EQ 4 U
Derango - Boomorgon rmx
Norwindia - Raggsokk

stirred by satyr
shaken at 147 bpm
2009 AD / 11009 AI

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other recent mixes:
44% On The Drops
Spike My Cocktail Please
Upon Approaching Andromeda ...

coming soon:
Noise Cleanse

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MMX - Year of the Tiger



MMX - 2010 - Year of the Tiger

Kung Hei Fat Choy!

From February 14, 2010 till February 2, 2011 our time will be guided by the Metal Tiger. According to Chinese astrology it will be a mood swinging and vigorous year, with plenty of hard work and big changes ahead.

2010 may see stressful situations caused by capricious events. We are advised to control our fate with confidence and an open heart. To keep both our individual and collective systems free of unbalanced emotions, energy should generally be attuned to passionate, honest and modest frequencies.

So, besides a passionate Valentine's Day
I humbly wish everyone a vigorous Noo Year!

.: work hard - play hard :.

Sanaton Records



Sanaton Records

mycophonic vibes
spread the forest through the trees
druids pass the roots


A label from Sweden specialized in forest style psychedelic trance. Boldly Audio, their first compilation, featured many mindstorming minutes from some of the most wicked wizards of the waves.

Musical magicians from Scandinavia are represented regularly on Sanaton releases, but sonic sorcerers from America, Greece, Holland, Israel and Macedonia have also made their way into the Nordic woods to present their share of transtonal trickery.

∙ psychedelic trance for headstrong huasceros
∙ favorite releases: all

click here to visit Sanaton Records online
and browse through the trips section
to hear some swirls from Sweden

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Parvati Records

Parvati Records - Danish Delight

Parvati Records - psychotropic tunes from Denmark

Aarhus based Parvati Records have been spiking the scene with their trade of trance since the very start of the new millennium. Over the past decade they have released compilations and albums that have come to define the typical Parvati-sound: deliciously trippy, tita-technophilic and with a high production-quality standard.

Whether it features Jahbo and his stunningly stoned grooves, deep forest vibes from Atriohm & Encephalopaticys, dynamic dazzlers by Digitalian or lusciously deranged Derango layers, a Parvati Records' release always comes packed with plenty party favors in a colorful flashflood of flavors.

∙ one of my favorite psychedelic trance record labels
∙ top notch cutting edge beatblending bellyblasters

∙ favorite albums:
Atriohm / Encephalopaticys - Ukalen;
Grapes of Wrath / Meteloids - Tits on Fire;
Azax Syndrom / Psychotic Micro - Voices of Madness;
and compilations First Step & No Time No Space

Parvati Records online


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freakuently unanswered questions


? what is Satyr

! in ancient times, Satyr roamed the Eleusinian forests as the horned and horny messenger of Dionysos - the god of ritual intoxication. He mesmerized the youth of nearby villages with the musical magic of his flute, and made them dance till broad daylight.

? where is Satyr

! in our recent past, Satyr reincarnated in the concrete jungle of Amsterdam as a DJ. At age ten, he recorded his first mix, displaying his love for early hip hop and electro, and soon his tapes were in high demand. After the Second Summer Of Love, he got turned on by new dimensions of synthetic sound and ventured into the realms of acid-house, techno and trance music.

? does he still play flute

! the Panflute has become an artefact in captivity, held safe and sound in the archeological archive of the Vatican. Yet, ever since the early 1990s, up and until our common present, Satyr became increasingly skilled as a player of the SL & CDJ instruments, spinning various styles of eclectronica and edm alike, embracing a wide range of the bpm spectrum with remarkable sparkle.

Difficult to pigeonhole yet sharply focused on and specialized in ambidelic chillout, psytrance, tech trance, uptech and several kinds of steps; entertaining events for 50 to 50.000 people, by serving his spicy melange of clean cuts and dirty grooves, mixing it down and grinding it up from raw to smooth.

A few memorable events ecstasized by Satyr:
Amsterdam Dance Event (NL), Atmosphere (Berlin / D), Ballonnenfeest (NL), Burning Man (USA), Carnival (Varginha / Brazil), Club A (Sao Paulo / Brazil), Dance Valley (NL), Love & Magic (Oslo / Norway), Metsafestiwaal (Finland), Pi Club (Berlin / D), Q-Base (D), Senseblender fest (B), Universo Paralello (Bahia / Brazil), VooV Experience (D), and many more in Belgium, Brazil, Estonia, Finland, Germany, Greece, Lithuania, Norway, Portugal, Slovakia, USA & all over The Netherlands.*

* a detailed gigographic list will be added later



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