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Chris Metcalfe – Tumbleweed

Here at VANDIT you’re probably noticed, that we’ve been enjoying more than our fair share of ‘Chris’ recently. Last week it was ‘You’ from Chris Bekker servicing our Chris-like of needs, while into December it’s a Chris of the Metcalfe variety that’s satisfying those...


Chris Bekker Returns With ‘You’ For VANDIT Records

Few if any producers these days connect progressive and trance music more intuitively and completely than Chris Bekker. With his latest release though, we here at VANDIT towers think he may have outdone even himself. The source of our conviction is the singular ‘You’...


Ayla – Ayla (Ben Nicky & Luke Bond Remix)

In any list of the all-time most under-remixed trancers, Ayla’s self-titled classic has to be right up there. In 20 years, the German producer’s eponymous debut has remained as close to untouched as to make no difference. A shared year-zero treasure for Ben Nicky...


Markus Schulz presents Dakota – The Nine Skies

“Not so straightforward, is it?” remarks Markus. Both generally and rhetorically, he’s passing comment on life. However, in the closing weeks of 2017 & opening months of 2018, he could as easily be talking about the ‘how’, ‘what’ & ‘why?’ of Dakota’s stage show...


Rafael Osmo – Euphoria & Remind Yourself

Rafael Osmo caps off his release year in the same exalted fashion he started it… with a club-combusting outing on VANDIT Records! Rewind back to January and through ‘Bella Monaco’, the Israeli served electronic music lovers with one of 2017’s earliest floor beacons. Now...


Markus Schulz – The Spirit Of The Warrior [Transmission 2017 Theme]

In perhaps the most time-honored tradition in 20+ years of event theme history, this November sees Markus Schulz deliver Transmission its 2017 night-defining anthem. First marking his ambassadorship of the Prague-based arena colossus with ‘The New World’ back in 2008, this year’s composition represents...



Bobina featuring Cam Melnyk – Conquerors

October sees Bobina – Russia’s very own electronic music ‘super-Tsar’ make his welcome return to the singles arena. Having already marked his 2017 Magik Muzik card with release strikes like ‘El Bimbo’ and the May Britt-Scheffer sung ‘Born Again’, here he’s again up to...


Giuseppe Ottaviani – Lumina

Through his opening of GO Music this month, Giuseppe Ottaviani turns the page, to usher in a new chapter in his label history. This particular imprint however comes with a mandate that’s as personally challenging as it is formidable for the Italian. Since 2.0’s...