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

Wildfire – March ’18

Wildfire – March ’18 (W12)
01 Fracture feat. Lucie La Mode – Take You [Astrophonica]
02 Zero T – Shortform [Dispatch]
03 Indivision – Mirakuru (Chords Remix) [Subsphere]
04 Camo & Krooked feat. Tasha Baxter – Black or White (Signal Remix) [Mosaik]
05 Wilkinson – Decompression [RAM]
06 Was A Be & Synth Ethics – Too Much [Critical]
07 Culture Shock – Bunker [RAM] *
08 Des McMahon – Dopamine (VIP) [Santoku]
09 Mefjus – If I Could [Vision]
10 Tantrum Desire feat. Laura Bayston – Ricochet [Technique]
11 Unglued – Bootstrap Bill [Hospital]
12 Ivy Lab – Peninsula (SpectraSoul Remix) [Critical]
13 DC Breaks – Vendetta (A.M.C & Turno Remix) [RAM]
14 Culture Shock – East Block [RAM]
15 Emperor & Mefjus – Disrupted (Mefjus VIP) [Critical]
16 Camo & Krooked – Good Times Bad Times (Document One Remix) [Mosaik]
17 Rockwell – User [Shogun]
18 Camo & Krooked – Last of the Tribe (Break Remix) [Mosaik]
19 Camo & Krooked feat. Mefjus – Mandala (Malux Remix) [Mosaik]
20 Phase – Stakes [Metalheadz]
21 Roni Size & Rockwell – Easy [Shogun]
22 Serum, Voltage & Inja – Gunfinger Fam (VIP) [Hospital]
23 Nu:Logic feat. Other Echoes – Strut (S.P.Y Remix) [Hospital]
24 Fliwo – What U Say [Program]
25 1991 feat. Matt Wilson – The Epiphany [1991]

* played on Distant Yearmix 2017

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Distant Mixes Catalogue ID: d115

Distant Yearmix 2016

Distant Yearmix 2016
01 Technimatic – Cold Shoulder [Shogun]
02 Nuage – Shining (The Levels Remix) [Translation]
03 Conduct – Grand Panjadrum [Blu Mar Ten]
04 Artificial Intelligence – Shrine [Metalheadz]
05 Technimatic – Night Vision (VIP) [UKF]
06 Camo & Krooked – Ember [Mosaik]
07 SpectraSoul – 4URGH [Ish Chat]
08 Data 3 – Molly [Soul Trader]
09 Mitekiss – Chasing [SGN:LTD]
10 Camo & Krooked feat. Joe Killington – If I Could [Mosaik]
11 Etherwood feat. Bev Lee Harling – Falling out of Consciousness (Keeno Remix) [Medschool]
12 London Elektricity feat. Emer Dineen – Tenderless (Whiney Remix) [Medschool]
13 Dusky – Ingrid Is A Hybrid (John B Remix) [17 Steps]
14 Noisia – Motion Blur [Vision]
15 Technimatic feat. Lucy Kitchen – Out of Reach [Shogun]
16 Serum, Paul T & Edward Oberon – Take My Breath Away [V]
17 Dawn Wall – Ember [Integral]

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Wildfire – January ’17

Wildfire – January ’17 (W08)
01 Bad Company UK – Nomad [RAM]
02 Fourward – What If [Shogun]
03 Whiney & Hugh Hardie feat. Inja – Blind Eyes [Hospital]
04 Brookes Brothers feat. Majesty – Good to Me [Viper]
05 Shield – Calypso From Hell [Vandal]
06 Break – Ain’t No Turnin’ Back [Symmetry]
07 Hamilton – Bounce That [RAM]
08 Noisia – Voodoo [Vision]
09 Alix Perez – Ghosts [1985]
10 Deft – Holon [20/20 LDN]
11 Hydro feat. Villem – Ethos [MethLab]
12 Noisia – Stonewalled [Vision]
13 Artificial Intelligence – Definition [Integral]
14 Urbandawn – Prime Expansion [Hospital]
15 Break – Who Got da Funk [Symmetry]
16 Dimension – UK [MTA]
17 Tantrum Desire – Tesoro [Technique]
18 Metrik – Hi! [Hospital]
19 Naibu – Help Computer [Horizons]
20 Urbandawn – OK [Hospital]
21 Frankee – Love & Peace [RAM]
22 Camo & Krooked – Ember [Mosaik]
23 DC Breaks – Never Stop [RAM]
24 Blu Mar Ten feat. Robert Manos – Keep It Together [Blu Mar Ten]
25 Nymfo – Bread & Butter [CIA]
26 Break – Inside [Symmetry]
27 1991 – Dim Sum [MTA]
28 Urbandawn – Still Breathing [Hospital]
29 Dom & Roland – Through the Rays [Metalheadz]
30 Rockwell – Hoez to the Floor [Shogun]
31 Noisia – Vigilantes [Vision]
32 SpectraSoul – Frogspawn [Ish Chat]

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Distant – October ’16

Distant – October ’16 (D36)
01 Frederic Robinson feat. Lily Juniper – Breathing [Medschool]
02 receptor – Magnetism [Medschool]
03 Simplification, Translate & Masterwizard – Magic Strings [Innerground]
04 Break & Kyo – Give In To Me [Symmetry]
05 Agressor Bunx – Deja Vu [Ignescent]
06 Chrizz0r & Northern Zone – Scapes [Soul Deep]
07 Phloem feat. Zoe Moon – Pathos [Soulvent]
08 Urbandawn – Together Again [Hospital]
09 Blocks & Escher – Broken (Paradox Remix) [Narratives]
10 Innaself & Greekboy – Ancient Tones [Celsius]
11 Anile – Wish List [Medschool]
12 Whiney feat. LaMeduza – Teddy’s Gate [NEST]
13 Karma & Forren – Augmented [Shogun]
14 In-Deed – Mesmerized [CIA DeepKut]
15 Arcatype – Nocturne [Ingredients]
16 Random Movement feat. Adrienne Richards – Don’t Wait [Innerground]
17 Enei feat. Charli Brix – Homeworld (Break Remix) [Critical]
18 Silence Groove – Care More [Soul Trader]
19 LSB feat. Dain Stuart – Capture My Heart [Soul:r]
20 Changing Faces, M.Bass & Ero Drummer feat. GRNA – Brighton Love [Celsius]
21 Chromatic – Smile [CIA DeepKut]
22 Mutated Forms – Revelations [Spearhead]
23 Bank – Soulright [Liquid Flavours]
24 Lurch – Weather Change [Medschool]
25 Need For Mirrors – Cool Vibration [Inneractive]
26 Mohican Sun – Sudden Change [Integral]
27 Phaction – Orbit [Soulvent]
28 FearBace – Without You [Soulvent]
29 Om Unit – Fuzzd An Soup [Cosmic Bridge]
30 Pearse Hawkins – Hawkshaw [Medschool]
31 Hydro & War – Virtuality [Horizons]
32 Bludream – Heal The Universe [Offworld]
33 Dom & Roland – A New Renegade [Metalheadz]
34 Rockwell – Chorus of Disapproval [Shogun]
35 Polaris – Found You [Medschool]
36 Mohican Sun – Where Did You Go [Integral]
37 Integer – Ursa Minor [Medschool]
38 Manu Zain – Vanilla Sky [Silk]
39 Sun – Roots [Medschool]
40 Mutated Forms – We Belong [Spearhead]
41 Identify – Light Years [Soulvent]

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Wildfire (March ’16)

Wildfire – 05 (March ’16)
01 Puppet – Without Me [Monstercat]
02 Tristam – Devotion [Monstercat]
03 Alex Klingle – Epilogue [Enhanced Progressive]
04 Knife Party – Parliament Funk [Earstorm]
05 No Mana – What’s Your WiFi [mau5trap]
06 DGM – Full Circle [Macarize]
07 Sunny Lax – Enceladus [Anjunabeats]
08 Persona – Shwedagon [Elliptical Sun Melodies]
09 Genix – Gone [Armind]
10 Klax – Hotline [Critical]
11 Dawn Wall – Round Table [Integral]
12 TC feat. Jakes – Rep [Hospital]
13 Quadrant & NC-17 – Dub Central [Dispatch]
14 Mefjus feat. Maksim – Change of Mind (Rawtekk Remix) [Critical]
15 Prolix – Sycophant [Shogun]
16 Noisia & Ivy Lab – Possession [Division]
17 Posij – Hunger [MTA]
18 Emperor – Show Them [Inspected]
19 Audio – Now The Future [RAM]
20 Metrik – Terminus [Hospital]
21 Andy C – New Era (VIP) [RAM]
22 Keeno – Faithless [Medschool]
23 Mob Tactics – Shark Tank [Viper]
24 Whiney – Komodo [Hospital]
25 1991 – Sprites [MTA]
26 Rockwell – Bait [Shogun]
27 Murdock – Tribes [Planet V]
28 Dossa & Locuzzed – Meteor [Mainframe]
29 Culture Shock vs. Josh Parkinson – No More [RAM]
30 Fliwo – Regrets [Liquicity]

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