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

Distant – May ’18

Distant – May ’18 (D58)
01 Nymfo – Crystal Clear [Spearhead] {00:00}
02 Askel & Elere – Last Leaves [Soulvent] {03:40}
03 Joakuim feat. Arnaud Ve – Hounddog [Celsius] {08:00}
04 The Vanguard Project – Fallout [Fokuz] {11:32}
05 Bop – Untitled Pattern 60 [Medschool] {15:35}
06 Arcatype – Levitate [CIA] {18:18}
07 Changing Faces & In:Most feat. Dale May – Composure [Medschool] {22:04}
08 Logistics feat. Salt Ashes – The Light Without You [Hospital] {25:23}
09 Amante – Growth [Innerground] {29:25}
10 Mountain – Deep Blue [Medschool] {31:45}
11 Paul SG – Soul Asylum [Jazzsticks] {35:51}
12 Logistics – In Your Eyes [Hospital] {38:17}
13 Low:r & Hiraeth – Ophelia [Atmomatix] {41:52}
14 L-Side feat. MC Conrad – La Dolce Vita (The Good Life) [V] {43:28}
15 The Vanguard Project feat. Pat Fulgoni – Still Together [Fokuz] {47:30}
16 Satl – Everything Anything [Integral] {51:13}
17 Leniz – Her Beauty [Soul Deep Digital] {54:53}
18 Insomniax feat. Lydia Kaye – Fly Hiya [Viper] {58:23}
19 Abacus feat. Cimone – Everybody’s Got to Learn Sometime (I Need Your Love) [Shogun] {1:02:27}
20 Degs feat. De:Tune – Poveglia [Hospital] {1:06:18}
21 Natus – In the Forest of Dreams [Medschool] {1:10:34}
22 Calibre – Falls to You [Signature] {1:14:44}
23 Zero T & Unitsouled feat. DRS – Let It Rain [The North Quarter] {1:18:25}
24 Monty & Hyroglifics feat. Benabu – The Glow [1985] {1:22:29}
25 OX7GEN – Trinity [Medschool] {1:26:31}
26 Atlantic Connection – Lemon Tree [Flight Pattern] {1:30:34}
27 BCee feat. Degs – Magic Words [Future Retro] {1:33:09}
28 Emperor – Half Makes Whole [Critical] {1:36:51}
29 Constrict – Never Lost [Context] {1:41:30}

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Distant Mixes Catalogue ID: d120

Distant – April/May ’18

Distant – April/May ’18 (D57)
01 Illuvia – Tundra (The Snow Walker) [Eternell] {00:00}
02 Mister Shifter – The Narrows [Flexout] {03:28}
03 Camo & Krooked – Tagtraum (GLXY, Satl & Malaky Remix) [Mosaik] {05:53}
04 HumaNature – First Light [Galacy] {10:17}
05 SpectraSoul feat. Dan Moss – Burst (Calibre Remix) [Ish Chat] {12:09}
06 Apex – Echoes [Hospital] {16:40}
07 Dexcell feat. Pat Fulgoni – Scattered Memories (Technimatic Remix) [Spearhead] {20:11}
08 Total Science – Not Again [CIA UK] {24:02}
09 L-Side feat. Collette Warren – Glass House [V] {27:22}
10 Distance – Edge of Tomorrow [Soul Deep Digital] {30:57}
11 Anthony Kasper – Necessity [Fokuz] {34:42}
12 Askel & Elere – Polar Response [Soulvent] {37:15}
13 Blu Mar Ten feat. Kite – Singularity (Need for Mirrors Remix) [Blu Mar Ten] {41:46}
14 Pageant – Autumn Guitars [Liquid Flavours] {45:07}
15 SpectraSoul feat. Madi Lane – Say What (Midnight Mix) [Ish Chat] {49:21}
16 GLXY – Priya [Shogun] {53:14}
17 Askel – Lightvessel [Absys] {57:10}
18 Hannah Eve feat. HLZ – Cry Me a River [Soul Trader] {1:00:22}
19 Zero T feat. Steo – Little Pieces [Dispatch] {1:02:44}
20 Aetherial – Forgive Me Now [Soul Deep Digital] {1:06:04}
21 Logistics & Changing Faces – Signs [Hospital] {1:09:22}
22 Ash:Ram – Vertigo [Celsius] {1:13:22}
23 SubSid – Problems [Liquid V] {1:16:44}
24 Zed Bias feat. Nasrawi & Disco Puppet – Give Up the Ghost (Calibre Remix) [Exit] {1:19:43}
25 Logistics – Picton Blues [Hospital] {1:22:20}
26 Camo & Krooked feat. ROBB – Slow Down (Paul SG Remix) [Mosaik] {1:25:50}
27 BCee – Wanderer [Future Retro] {1:28:24}
28 Sustance – No Love Lost [Dispatch] {1:32:44}
29 Blu Mar Ten feat. Kite – Forest Fire (Hugh Hardie Remix) [Blu Mar Ten] {1:36:31}

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Distant Mixes Catalogue ID: d118

Distant – July/August ’17

Distant – July/August ’17 (D47)
01 Jani R – Brief and Gone
02 Polaris – Blue Sky Thinking [Hospital]
03 Seathasky – Clarity [Scientific]
04 Hybrid Minds – Lost (Pola & Bryson Remix) [Audioporn]
05 Command Strange & Intelligent Manners – Memories (Satl Remix) [Fokuz]
06 LSB – Rolling Sideways (SpectraSoul Remix) [Spearhead]
07 Thomas Oliver – Shine Like the Sun (Nu:Logic Remix) [Hospital]
08 Nu:Logic – Nova [Hospital]
09 Maceo Plex – The Separation [Lone Romantic]
10 Flite – River of Glass [Hospital]
11 Mohican Sun – Fixation [Integral]
12 Phaction – Fantasy (SpectraSoul Remix) [Fokuz]
13 nCamargo – Charisma [Soul Deep Digital]
14 Vector, Macca & Loz Contreras feat. Charli Brix – Lose Myself [Spearhead]
15 Bungle – Forgiven [Scientific]
16 Frederic Robinson – Flare [Hospital]
17 Actraiser – City Lights [Celsius]
18 Muffler feat. Sansa – Can’t Breathe (The Vanguard Project Remix) [Spearhead]
19 Shapeshifter – Stars (Hugh Hardie Remix) [Hospital]
20 Seba & Jr Vallo – Rotate [Spearhead]
21 Air.K & Cephei – Desire (Break Remix) [Fokuz]
22 Forren & Philth – Shelter [Spearhead]
23 Goldie – The Ballad Celeste [Metalheadz]
24 Camo & Krooked feat. klei – Dissolve Me [Mosaik]
25 Villem – Maneuvers in the Dark [Spearhead]
26 Seba – Addicted (Technimatic Remix) [Spearhead]
27 Nu:Logic – Dreamweaver [Hospital]
28 Seba feat. Jenna G – Sweet Magnolia (Air.K & Cephei Remix) [Fokuz]
29 Utah Jazz – Hold On [Spearhead]
30 Naibu – Again [Paradox]
31 Hybrid Minds feat. Rocky Nti – Meant to Be (LSB Remix) [Spearhead]

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Distant – June ’17

Distant – June ’17 (D45)
01 Hugh Hardie – Distance [Hospital]
02 Changing Faces – Talk To You [Soulvent]
03 Phaction – Should Have Known [CIA UK]
04 Outer Mass – White Lies (Revaux Remix) [Terra Firma]
05 Scar feat. Naomi Pryor – The Wrong Side [Metalheadz]
06 Sasha – Rooms (Skanna Remix) [Late Night Tales]
07 Satl – Lovin’ U [Integral]
08 Rowpieces – Set the Mood [Celsius]
09 Halogenix feat. Solah – Flames [Critical]
10 Western Sea & Liquid Waves feat. Hannah Eve – Love Above All [Digital Blus]
11 Dawn Wall – Mantis [Integral]
12 Poschek – Cosmic Flower [Soul Deep]
13 Nu:Logic feat. Thomas Oliver – Side by Side [Hospital]
14 Kurt Baggaley – The Same Day (Exoplanet Remix) [A Must Have]
15 Bungle – Eclipse [ThirtyOne]
16 Critical Event & Alexvnder – Can’t Get Enough [Rotation Deep]
17 Basic Forces – Your Love [Soul Deep Digital]
18 Hugh Hardie – Closeness [Hospital]
19 Rhò – Alleviate [Skankandbass]
20 Nuage feat. Bop – Rivers Reverse [Project Mooncircle]
21 Silence Groove – Shift [Fokuz]
22 Hugh Hardie feat. Pola & Bryson – Emerald City [Hospital]
23 Mefjus – Mirage [Critical]
24 Clemens Ruh – A New Tomorrow [Nama]
25 Malaky – See Through [Fokuz]
26 Silence Groove – On the Way [Fokuz]
27 Pulsaar – Room for Two [Jazzsticks]
28 Alix Perez & SpectraSoul – So Close [1985 / Ish Chat]
29 Kalum – Bond St. [Soul Deep Digital]
30 The Vanguard Project – Diamond Dust [Spearhead]
31 Mayforms – Take Me Higher [Influenza]

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Distant – November/December ’16

Distant – November/December ’16 (D38)
01 Jacob Pavek – Hello Montevideo [Unperceived]
02 BCee – Delirious (Kimyan Law Remix) [Spearhead]
03 Eastcolors feat. Tiiu – Naked Skin [Demand]
04 Hidden Element – No More Drama [Absys]
05 Kimyan Law – Komorebi [Blu Mar Ten]
06 Urbandawn – They Told Me [Hospital]
07 LSB – Lydian [Soul:r]
08 BCee feat. Philippa Hanna – Morning Star (Break Remix) [Spearhead]
09 Silence Groove – Whistler [Fokuz]
10 The Vanguard Project – Milestone [Spearhead]
11 Satl & Velocity – Set It Out [Fokuz]
12 Phase – Abundance [Demand]
13 Kubix – Ultrafunkular
14 Malaky – Her (Zero T Remix) [Soul Trader]
15 Zero T – Plain As Day [Horizons]
16 Commix – Freefall [Metalheadz]
17 Flowidus – Like You [Program]
18 BCee & Villem feat. Frank H Carter III – I Believe (Bachelors of Science Remix) [Spearhead]
19 Spective – Flight of the Fancy [Soul Deep]
20 Break – The Rush [Symmetry]
21 Gerra & Stone feat. Lucy Kitchen & Stephen McCleery – Unbreakable (Zero T Remix) [Dispatch]
22 Satl – B.L.O [Innerground]
23 innaSelf – Butterflies & Kisses [Soul Deep]
24 Dan Sieg – To the Sun (eleven.five ‘Leftfield’ Remix) [Silk]
25 Whiney – Stranger Tides [Medschool]
26 Villem & Phase – Thru My Soul [Metalheadz]
27 Hybrid Minds feat. Alexa Harley – Phoenix (The Vanguard Project Remix) [Hybrid]
28 Pola & Bryson & Loz Contreras – Diamonds Fall [Soulvent]
29 Serum, Paul T & Edward Oberon – Take My Breath Away [V]
30 Lenzman – So Alone [The North Quarter]
31 Dualistic feat. Ayve – Brave (Pola & Bryson Remix) [Soulvent]

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Distant – July/August ’16

Distant – July/August ’16 (D32)
01 Mechanitis – Mechanitis (Tom Adams Remix) [Unperceived]
02 Marcus Intalex – Jupiter [Soul:r]
03 Edelways – Lonely Busker [Offworld]
04 Technimatic – Leave It Unsaid [Shogun]
05 Hidden Turn – Over [ThirtyOne]
06 HumaNature, Surplus & Subdivision feat. Hannah Eve – Free [Fokuz]
07 Actraiser – Into the Wilderness [Fokuz]
08 Spective – Silk & Satin [Liquid Tones]
09 Krakota – Samphire [Hospital]
10 Technimatic – We Look For Patterns [Shogun]
11 Greekboy – Elements [Celsius]
12 Simplification & Translate – Come Back (Random Movement Remix) [Soulbass]
13 Hidden Aspect – Organic Development [Fokuz]
14 Technimatic feat. Jono McCleery – Hold On A While [Shogun]
15 Phil Tangent – Illuminate [Integral]
16 GLXY – Tate & Lyle (Phaction Remix) [Limitless]
17 Nymfo feat. Robert Manos – Melting Pot [Spearhead]
18 Seba – A Little Closer [Fokuz]
19 Krakota & London Elektricity – Powder Coated [Hospital]
20 Flowrian – Red Root Alley [Fokuz]
21 Jubei & Goldie – The Prayer (Om Unit Remix) [Metalheadz]
22 R-Monix – Retrograde [Offworld]
23 Kid Drama – Engram 1 [Convex Industries]
24 Pola & Bryson – Things I Do [Spearhead]
25 Phaction feat. Hugh Hardie – If Only [Fokuz]
26 Oak – Twilight [Microfunk]
27 Malaky & Satl – Be Mine [Fokuz]
28 Villem, McLeod & Hydro – The Feels [CIA]
29 Krakota feat. Karina Ramage – Colour the Past [Hospital]
30 Hugh Hardie – Shudder [Hospital]
31 Pola & Bryson feat. MVE – Open My Eyes (Mitekiss Remix) [Soulvent]
32 London Elektricity feat. Liane Carroll – Why Are We Here? (S.P.Y Remix) [Hospital]
33 London Elektricity feat. Pete Simpson – Impossible To Say (Etherwood Remix) [Medschool]
34 Hidden Turn feat. Key – In The Name Of [ThirtyOne]
35 Synkro – Midnight Sun (Helios Remix) [Apollo]

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