Distant Yearmix 2018

Helioscope’s liquid and drum & bass channel Distant celebrates five years of existence (133 mixes published and counting) with its annual rewind. Fifty highlights released in the past 12 months were chosen and edited thoroughly to fit an adventurous 100-minute journey through 2018.

Distant Yearmix 2018 (DYM18)
01 Synkro – Gagaku (Frederic Robinson Remix) [Synkro] {00:00}
02 Calibre – Falls to You [Signature] {02:15} [D58]
03 LSB feat. Kinross – Roots [Footnotes] {03:31} [D60]
04 Fluidity – Future Memories [Metalheadz] {05:12} [D55]
05 Camo & Krooked – Tagtraum (GLXY, Satl & Malaky Remix) [Mosaik] {06:52} [D57]
06 Break feat. Kyo – The Edge of Time [Symmetry] {08:21} [D65]
07 Bop – Untitled Pattern 63 [Medschool] {10:35} [D63]
08 Seba & JR Vallo – Exit [Secret Operations] {12:28} [D60]
09 Bop x Subwave – Clair de Lune [Microfunk] {14:41} [D54]
10 Etherwood – In Stillness [Medschool] {15:48} [D55]
11 Hugh Hardie – Offshore [Hospital] {18:50} [D64]
12 Camo & Krooked – Passion (Dan Dakota Remix) [Mosaik] {19:57} [W13]
13 Roni Size & Rockwell – Easy [Shogun] {22:32} [W12]
14 Blu Mar Ten feat. Robert Manos – Keep It Together (Calibre Remix) [Blu Mar Ten] {24:46} [D56]
15 LSB – Space Between [Footnotes] {25:53} [D61]
16 DJ Patife & Vangeliez feat. MC Fats & Stamina MC – Living Together [V] {27:21} [D62]
17 Seathasky – Tell Me Why [C] {29:12} [D60]
18 Naibu – Red Hand [Horizons] {30:36} [D61]
19 Seathasky – Beauty Made in Small Pieces [Scientific] {32:33} [D63]
20 Commix – Cherry [Metalheadz] {34:49} [D63]
21 Calibre – Taciturn [Signature] {38:12} [D65]
22 Redeyes feat. DRS – The Hurt [The North Quarter] {41:10} [D62]
23 Keeno – The Comet [Hospital] {43:01} [D54]
24 Hybrid – Light Up [Distinctive] {44:51} [D60]
25 Seba – Nobody Knows [Secret Operations] {46:10} [D54]
26 Airstrike & Silence Groove – Distanced [Offworld] {48:00} [D61]
27 Fracture feat. Lucie La Mode – Take You [Astrophonica] {49:50} [W12]
28 Need For Mirrors – Veto [Program] {51:49} [D54]
29 Fred V & Grafix – Hurricanes (Wild Love) (Keeno Remix) [Hospital] {53:15} [D55]
30 Camo & Krooked feat. ROBB – Slow Down (Fred V & Grafix Remix) [Mosaik] {55:10} [W13]
31 BCee – Wanderer [Future Retro] {56:17} [D57]
32 Tokyo Prose feat. Cleveland Watkiss – Cold Hearts [The North Quarter] {58:19}
33 Camo & Krooked – Come Together (Bop Remix) [Mosaik] {1:00:33} [D56]
34 Seba & Physics – Innocence [Hospital] {1:01:46} [D55]
35 Mitekiss & Mr. Porter feat. Emilienne Chouadossi – Viewpoint [Hospital] {1:04:50} [D63]
36 Nu:Logic – The Sound of Your Smile [Hospital] {1:06:33} [D64]
37 Abacus feat. Cimone – Everybody’s Got to Learn Sometime (I Need Your Loving) [Shogun] {1:07:40} [D58]
38 Random Movement – The Guitar in the Living Room [Flight Pattern] {1:09:50} [D60]
39 SpectraSoul feat. Dan Moss – Burst (Calibre Remix) [Ish Chat] {1:12:52} [D57]
40 Impish – Rain [Hospital] {1:15:25} [D54]
41 Mat Zo – Vice [Mad Zoo] {1:17:06} [D63]
42 Shy FX feat. Maverick Sabre – Call Me [Cult.ure] {1:19:20} [D61]
43 Break feat. Celestine – Last Goodbye [Symmetry] {1:21:10}
44 Camo & Krooked feat. James Hersey – Like I Do (Nu:Logic Remix) [Mosaik] {1:23:25} [D56]
45 High Contrast – God Only Knows [3beat] {1:25:15} [D63]
46 Keeno – While the World Sleeps [Hospital] {1:28:32} [D64]
47 Naibu – Fighting for Attention (Microfunk Crew Remix) [Scientific] {1:30:43} [D63]
48 Ólafur Arnalds – inconsist [Decca] {1:32:38} [D62]
49 Break – Take Me Away [Symmetry] {1:34:52}
50 Urbandawn – Words to Say (Hybrid Minds Remix) [Bad Taste] {1:37:27} [D62]

In brackets behind timestamp: The set this track was first played in. All non-marked tracks are debuts.

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Bonus: Top 15 tracks on Spotify


Although this new year looks promising with a new Hospital compilation and a Calibre LP around the corner, I’ll use the start-of-year gap in releases to go on hiatus with Distant – this Yearmix being the final set for now. The time I am able to commit to producing sets is getting shorter every year, so I’ll focus on a regular output for Planetarium and Helioscope instead.

Distant Mixes Catalogue ID: d133

Wildfire – September ’18

Wildfire – September ’18 (W14)
01 Hybrid – Down to the Wire [Distinctive] {00:00}
02 Vintage & Morelli – Beyond the Horizon [Silk] {05:09}
03 Inja & Pete Cannon – Blank Pages [Hospital] {09:29}
04 Grey Code – Reverie [Dispatch] {12:52}
05 Radicall – Build Me Up (Bungle Remix) [Absys] {15:52}
06 DJ Fresh feat. MC Jakes – Shots (Flite Remix) [Breakbeat Kaos] {20:15}
07 Kove – Tonight [Drum&BassArena] {23:08}
08 ZeroZero – Freedom Sound [Dispatch] {25:25}
09 Abstract Elements & Subwave – Posthuman [Invisible] {27:51}
10 Danny Byrd feat. Hannah Symons – Starting It Over [Hospital] {30:49}
11 High Contrast – If We Ever (Unglued Remix) [Hospital] {34:30}
12 Grey Code feat. DRS – Drowning [Dispatch] {37:28}
13 Killbox – Delete Profile [RAM] {39:20}
14 Amy Steele – Long Way Home (Rockwell Remix) [Coleteel] {42:05}
15 Culture Shock – There for You [RAM] {43:55}
16 Urbandawn – Gloria [Hospital] {47:14}
17 Sam Binga & Rider Shafique feat. Tiffanie Malvo – Proud (Enei Remix) [Critical] {51:35}
18 Eric Prydz – Generate (Dimension Remix) {54:52}
19 Kyo & Break – Who Decides [Symmetry] {59:17}
20 Danny Byrd – iDragon [Hospital] {1:03:44}
21 Danny Byrd feat. MC Foxy – Holy Star [Hospital] {1:06:17}
22 Current Value – Sluv [Souped Up] {1:09:30}
23 Social Misfits – Velvet Rooms [V] {1:13:40}

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Distant Mixes Catalogue ID: d128

Distant – July ’18

Distant – July ’18 (D60)
01 Calibre – Addict [Signature] {00:00}
02 Nightmares On Wax – Citizen Kane (DJ Marky Reinterpretation) [Warp] {04:07}
03 Pola & Bryson – 24 / 7 [Shogun] {07:04}
04 Phil:osophy – Spirits Fly [Integral] {10:45}
05 Dexcell feat. Becca Jane Grey – Finding You [Future Retro] {12:58}
06 Macca, Loz Contreras & Vector – I Need You [Spearhead] {15:54}
07 Silence Groove – Tunnels [Lunar] {19:57}
08 Phil:osophy – Searching for Meaning [Integral] {22:08}
09 Tokyo Prose – Trick of the Light [The North Quarter] {24:24}
10 Jubei & Marcus Intalex – Fanny’s Ya Aunt [Metalheadz] {26:58}
11 LSB feat. Kinross – Roots [Footnotes] {30:08}
12 Inja & None Decay – Highwater [Hospital] {34:46}
13 Ran:Grim – We Need Music [Soul Deep Digital] {37:01}
14 BCee feat. Riya – Northpoint (Anile Remix) [Spearhead] {40:42}
15 Calibre – Self [Signature] {45:32}
16 Zero T & Villem – String Therapy [Vandal LTD] {48:30}
17 Random Movement – The Guitar in the Living Room [Flight Pattern] {52:11}
18 The Vanguard Project – Blacklist (Bop Remix) [Spearhead] {56:57}
19 Melinki & Tali – It Doesn’t Take Much [Four Corners] {1:00:49}
20 Seba & Jr Vallo – Exit [Secret Operations] {1:04:52}
21 Actraiser – Yesterday [Celsius] {1:08:32}
22 Alexvnder – Should I Confess [Celsius] {1:11:38}
23 Radicall – Build Me Up [Absys] {1:14:32}
24 Mosaic feat. Collette Warren – Moon [Integral] {1:17:31}
25 Seathasky – Tell Me Why [C] {1:21:00}
26 Tokyo Prose – Innate Motion [The North Quarter] {1:25:30}
27 Calibre – Funny Games [Signature] {1:28:32}
28 Inja & Logistics – Birthday Song [Hospital] {1:32:08}
29 Hybrid – Light Up [Distinctive] {1:35:37}

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Distant Mixes Catalogue ID: d124

Nutrients – August ’16

Nutrients – August ’16 (Nu23)
01 Braxton feat. Ava James – Something About You [MTA]
02 MOTSA – Patience [Southern Fried]
03 Tourist – Separate Ways [Monday]
04 nonkeen – Glow [R&S]
05 Bayonne – Spectrolite [City Slang]
06 Powers – Sunshine [Republic]
07 Tesla Boy – Moses
08 Skott – Porcelain [Chess Club]
09 Heavy Heart – Pretty Thing
10 Tom Misch – Watch Me Dance [Beyond The Groove]
11 Gold Panda – Chiba Nights [City Slang]
12 Moderat – Running [Monkeytown]
13 Koresma – Bridges [553452]
14 Albosel – Fireball [Hawk Moon]
15 Mountains of the Moon – Bayou [Spinnup]
16 Stalking Gia – Second Nature [Megababe]
17 GL – Hallucinate [Plastic World]
18 PUSHER feat. Hunnah – Tell You [Black Butter]
19 Weval – You Made It, Pt. I [Kompakt]
20 Boredom – Geometry [Meodic]
21 HONNE – Good Together [Tatemae]
22 Geowulf – Saltwater [37 Adventures]
23 Phoria – Everything Beta [Humming]
24 Irah – Into Dimensions [Tambourhinoceros]
25 Tesla Boy – Slow Dive
26 ATTLAS – Avenue Road [mau5trap]
27 Liv Dawson – Tapestry [Somewhere Good]
28 Apothek – Reunion [Propeller]
29 Douglas Dare – Doublethink [Erased Tapes]
30 Leah Kardos – Little Phase [Bigo & Twigetti]
31 St Francis Hotel – Mondello [Meltdown]
32 Colourwaves – Night Boat
33 ELEL – Animal [Mom + Pop]
34 New Order – People On The High Line (Hybrid Remix) [Mute]
35 Roosevelt – Fever [City Slang]
36 Shura – Kidz ‘N’ Stuff [Bsessi]
37 The 1975 – Somebody Else [Dirty Hit]
38 Message To Bears – Never Be
39 Matthias Vogt feat. Jonatan Bäckelie – Higher Love [Anjunadeep]
40 Talos – Your Love Is An Island [Feel Good Lost]

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Wider Angles

Wider Angles (Hybrid Artist Showcase)
01 Hybrid – The Formula of Fear [Distinctive]
02 Hybrid – True To Form [Distinctive]
03 Hybrid – Out Of The Dark [Distinctive]
04 Hybrid – Until Tomorrow (Stefan Anion & Starfire’s ‘Surviving Another Day’ Mix) [Distinctive]
05 Hybrid – Just For Today [Distinctive]
06 Hybrid – Hooligan [Distinctive]
07 Conjure One feat. Sinead O’Connor – Tears From The Moon (Hybrid’s Twisted On The Terrace Mix) [Nettwerk]
08 Madonna – Ray Of Light (Sasha’s Ultra Violet Mix) [Maverick]
09 Moderat – Porc#1 [Bpitch Control]
10 Hybrid – Original Sin (Retroid Remix) [Distinctive]
11 Quivver – Twist & Shout (Marc Mitchell Remix) (2015 Remaster) [Mesmeric]
12 Chris Coco feat. Peter Green – Albatross (Hybrid Mix) [Distinctive]
13 Hybrid – Take A Fall [Distinctive]
14 Elfsong – Eta Carinae (Aeron Aether Remix) [Solaris]
15 Eelke Kleijn – Lone Ranger (Hybrid Soundsystem Remix) [Manual]
16 Hybrid – Accelerator [Distinctive]
17 Hybrid – Disappear Here [Distinctive]
18 Andrea – Rainbow [Ilian Tape]
19 Hybrid – Can You Hear Me [Distinctive]
20 Hybrid – Experiment IV [Distinctive]
21 Way Out West – Domination [Deconstruction]
22 Clark – Strangled To Death In A Public Toilet [Warp]
23 The Prodigy – Climbatize [XL]
24 Robert Babicz – Centurion [Babiczstyle]
25 Paul van Dyk feat. Hemstock & Jennings – Nothing But You (Cirrus Remix) [VANDIT]
26 Hybrid – Altitude [Distinctive]
27 Hybrid – Break My Soul [Distinctive]
28 Yoko Kanno feat. ORIGA – Inner Universe [Victor]
29 Hybrid – Be Here Now [Sony]
30 Chamberlain – Arched Bay Window [InFiné]
31 Hybrid – Finished Symphony [Distinctive]

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The Widest Angles (Helioscope.NET Bonus Mix)
01 Grayarea – Gravity (Hybrid’s Love From Llanfair Remix) [Hope]
02 Project Skyward – Holographic Universe (Ulrich Schnauss Remix) [Hope]
03 Hybrid – If I Survive (Live 2003 Studio Mix) [Distinctive]
04 Hybrid – Theme From Wide Angle [Distinctive]
05 John Graham – Something New (Hybrid Remix) [Distinctive]
06 Abdomen Burst – Gargantua [Particles]
07 Omauha – Florida (Cullen Remix) [Morphosis]
08 Fatal Error – Angel’s Arms (Airwave Breaks Remix) [Bonzai Progressive]
09 Hybrid – Power Curve [Sony]
10 Hybrid – Snyper [Distinctive]
11 Hybrid – Numb [Distinctive]

To be released on April 11, 2016.


Sol-Archives, Ch. 1 : Strings Of Life

Sol-Archives, Ch. 1 : Strings Of Life
01 Ripperton – Random Violence [Green]
02 Plank 15 – Strings Of Life (Soul Mekanik Remix) [Edel]
03 Hybrid feat. Peter Hook – True To Form (John Creamer & Stephane K Remix) [Distinctive]
04 Coca & Villa – La Noche [SPG]
05 Filterheadz – Yimanya (Markus Schulz & Austin Leeds Remix) [Electronic Elements]
06 Nick Thompson – City Kid [Solaris]
07 Emjae – Necromancer (Probspot Vocal Mix) [Curvve]
08 Jerome Isma-Ae & Strobe – Monkey Square [Pilot 6]
09 David West – Suffering Island [Solaris]
10 Soundprank – Bushido [Mango Alley]
11 Benz & MD – Percasins [Aurium]
12 Jective – Portrait [Silent Shore]
13 Arctique – Kyana (Mat Zo Remix) [Well Mixed]
14 Liquid Nations – Ride (Airwave Remix) [Nemesis]
15 Grace – Not Over Yet (Max Graham vs. Protoculture Remix) [Perfecto]
16 Life In Streams – Ugly Things In A Pretty World [Subtraxx]
17 Disco Citizens – Footprint (’97 Re-Vamp) [Pro DJ International]
18 Envio – For You (The Blizzard Remix) [ASOT]
19 Kyohei Akagawa – Airo [Otographic]
20 Stan Kolev – Mesmerizing (Sunrise Mix) [Global Underground]

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Wildfire (September ’15)

Wildfire – 03 (September ’15)
01 Tristam – Crave [Monstercat]
02 Laszlo – A King’s Life [Monstercat]
03 Mr FijiWiji – Aphasia [Monstercat]
04 Sebastian Busto – Res Non Verba (Endemic Species Remix) [Electronic Tree]
05 Piramex – Aquamarine [Silk Royal]
06 No Mana – Momentarily [mau5trap]
07 Wax Motif – Let Go [mau5trap]
08 PROFF – Carmel [Intricate]
09 Porter Robinson – Sea Of Voices (Ninth Parallel Remix)
10 The Knocks feat. Alex Newell – Collect My Love (Mat Zo Remix) [Big Beat]
11 Shingo Nakamura – Days (Nhato Remix) [Otographic]
12 Dusty Kid – Arveschida [ISOLADE]
13 Karma Fields & Tristam feat. Kerli – Build The Cities (Empire Of Sound) [Monstercat]
14 Yoe Mase – Snow Ghosts [SuicideSheep]
15 Evave – Shadow (PROFF & Fon.Leman Remix) [Intricate]
16 Jayeson Andel – Achilles [Arrival]
17 ATTLAS – Rasor [mau5trap]
18 Above & Beyond feat. Zoe Johnston – We’re All We Need (ilan Bluestone Remix) [Anjunabeats]
19 Arty feat. Ray Dalton – Stronger (Mat Zo Remix)
20 June Miller – Robots & Romans [RAM]
21 Etherwood feat. Zara Kershaw – Souvenirs (S.P.Y Remix) [Medschool]
22 Dimension feat. Raphaella – Pull Me Under [MTA]
23 Ella Eyre – Together (Kove Remix) [Virgin]
24 SpectraSoul feat. Lily McKenzie – Shelter (VIP) [Shogun]
25 June Miller – Last Night On Earth [RAM]
26 Noisia & The Upbeats – Inverse [Vision]
27 The Prodigy – Wild Frontier (KillSonik Remix) [Take Me To The Hospital]
28 InsideInfo & Mefjus – Leibniz [Virus]
29 Murdock & Doctrine – I Owe You [Radar]
30 Calyx & TeeBee – Long Gone [RAM]
31 Misun – Eli Eli (Maduk Remix) [Liquicity]
32 Taragana Pyjarama – Together (Kenton Slash Demon Remix) [True Panther]
33 Dossa & Locuzzed – Beatfunk [Mainframe]
34 Noisia & The Upbeats – Omnivore [Vision]
35 Icicle – The Edge (Black Sun Empire Remix) [Shogun]
36 Ulterior Motive – Music City [Metalheadz]
37 Document One – Follow Me [Technique]
38 John Graham – Something New (Hybrid Remix) [Distinctive]

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