Trance Elements Launceston
with special guest Animato
Friday 7 April @ MODE
doors 10pm till 3am
early bird tickets on sale 10am Thur 23 Feb
Nicola Capobianco began playing Progressive Trance in Switzerland in 1993 and developed his craft so as to play at large festivals. His began Liquid Soul in 2001. In 2006 he founded Mikrokosmos records. ‘Sleek’ is his solo project, and he also partners with Martin Knecht in the deadly duo ‘Earsugar’.
Being behind the best selling albums on Iboga Records as Liquid Soul, synthetic vibes, love in stereo, and cocktails, over 100 hypnotic releases on top labels and playing worldwide over a decade, he won the Beatport award for the best Psychedelic Trance track in 2009. In 2010 he won Best Psychedelic Trance Beatport artist, Best Psychedelic Trance Beatport track and the Psychedelic Trance Dj Award in Ibiza.
Animato is the new psy progressive project by Patrick Chen (aka PTX). In a short time he managed to build his own imprint with a solid base and quality sounds, designing modern psychedelic sound-tracks. His first release was the grand remix to one of Sub6’s monster hits ‘Droid save the Queen”, followed by another remix to “Micro Man” by Indie dance act “Tokujoros”. His first solo track was “Simple Idea”, released on Iboga Records and he just finished his debut ep – “Ensemble” for his main label – HOMmega. The ep includes a collaboration with prog legend Atmos and a remix for Easy Riders (Ace Ventura & Rocky) featuring the wonderful touch of dub master Haim Laroz.