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 – December ’18

A small selection for this month rounds off 2018 for Distant – including three overwhelming LPs which will certainly appear in the upcoming yearmix: Break’s “Another Way”, Akuratyde’s “Past Lives” and Naibu’s “Manoeuvres”. We also welcome new tunes by Alibi, DJ Marky, Calibre, Synkro and Artificial Intelligence. Distant editions will return in a monthly fashion mid-February 2019.

Distant – December ’18 (D65)
01 Synkro – Luminous [Synkro] {00:00}
02 Akuratyde – Plume [Blu Mar Ten] {06:01}
03 Naibu – Oblivion [Horizons] {08:39}
04 Dawn Wall – Devil’s Night [Ekho] {12:14}
05 Akuratyde feat. Monika – Come True [Blu Mar Ten] {16:37}
06 Break feat. Kyo – The Edge of Time [Symmetry] {21:28}
07 Artificial Intelligence – Smoke Screens [Integral] {25:14}
08 Seba – Time Will Tell [Spearhead] {28:33}
09 Calibre – Taciturn [Signature] {32:24}
10 Collette Warren feat. DJ Marky & Tyler Daley – One Exception [Innerground] {36:28}
11 Naibu – Manœuvres [Horizons] {39:49}
12 DRS x GLXY – Rain Dance [Space Cadet] {45:05}
13 Etherwood – Haltija [Hospital] {49:30}
14 Malaky – Requiem [Shogun] {53:14}
15 Alibi – Debris [V] {57:27}
16 Thing & inZtance feat. Frank H. Carter III – Keep on Running [Warm Communications] {1:00:35}
17 Mitekiss – Goolab [Hospital] {1:03:54}
18 Artificial Intelligence – Boxed In [Integral] {1:08:07}
19 Break – Time to Fly [Symmetry] {1:12:04}
20 Break – Sunset Dub [Symmetry] {1:15:34}
21 Naibu – Passage [Horizons] {1:19:57}
22 Akuratyde – Letting Go [Blu Mar Ten] {1:23:20}

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Distant Mixes Catalogue ID: d132

Distant – October ’18

With this episode, the Wildfire series will be discontinued and merged with the regular Distant mixes like this one. You will probably notice the more club-oriented stuff in the last third of the set.

Distant – October ’18 (D63)
01 Commix – Cherry [Metalheadz] {00:00}
02 Seathasky – Beauty Made in Small Pieces [Scientific] {05:05}
03 Mitekiss feat. Emilienne Chouadossi – Viewpoint [Hospital] {08:49}
04 Arcatype – Autumn Waves [Vandal] {13:58}
05 Artificial Intelligence – Degrees of Separation [Integral] {16:58}
06 Monika – Himalaya [Soulvent] {20:58}
07 Redeyes – Awaken [The North Quarter] {24:42}
08 Villem & McLeod – Questions [Spearhead] {28:03}
09 Silent Dust feat. DRS – Refuse (Calibre Remix) [None60] {31:24}
10 Naibu – Fighting for Attention (Microfunk Crew Remix) [Scientific] {36:35}
11 MAV feat. Sargon Empire – From Here to Eternity [Scientific] {41:33}
12 Monika feat. Buddie – Cloud Chamber [Soulvent] {46:14}
13 GLXY feat. Zero T & Solah – Infinite [Shogun] {50:39}
14 Villem & McLeod feat. Degs – Crossways [Spearhead] {55:07}
15 Bop – Untitled Pattern 63 [Medschool] {59:21}
16 SpectraSoul feat. LSB – Silence [Ish Chat] {1:03:58}
17 Redeyes feat. Tyler Daley – Late Night Jam [The North Quarter] {1:07:42}
18 Changing Faces – Waves [Spearhead] {1:12:09}
19 Break – Keepin It Raw [Symmetry] {1:14:55}
20 Danny Byrd feat. Scarboy – Tranquility [Hospital] {1:18:24}
21 Mohican Sun – Empress [Ekho] {1:21:44}
22 Cnof – Summer Breeze [Fokuz] {1:25:49}
23 Villem & McLeod – Organic Veg [Spearhead] {1:30:24}
24 High Contrast – God Only Knows [3beat] {1:34:50}
25 Mat Zo – Vice [Mad Zoo] {1:38:08}
26 Feint – Mirror Signal [Pilot] {1:41:28}

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Distant Mixes Catalogue ID: d129

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 – April ’18

Distant – April ’18 (D56)
01 Camo & Krooked feat. James Hersey – Like I Do (Nu:Logic Remix) [Mosaik]
02 Rowpieces – No More Sciolism [Liquid V]
03 Simplification – Superstition [All Street]
04 DJ Zinc – When I (DJ Zinc x Makoto Remix) [Bingo Bass]
05 Logistics & In:Most feat. Lyra – Been Dreaming [Hospital]
06 Redeyes – Native Land [Prestige]
07 LSB – Jazz Strings [Footnotes]
08 Fluidity – Deeper Vibe [Metalheadz]
09 Illuvia – Ayala [Eternell]
10 Blu Mar Ten feat. Kite – Delirium (Conduct Remix) [Blu Mar Ten]
11 Camo & Krooked – The Sloth (DLR Remix) [Mosaik]
12 Askel – Portmanteau [Midnight Sun]
13 Noel – Shelter [Program]
14 Camo & Krooked feat. klei – Dissolve Me (Frederic Robinson Remix) [Mosaik]
15 Blu Mar Ten – Empire State (Pola & Bryson Remix) [Blu Mar Ten]
16 Etherwood – Shining over Me [Medschool]
17 Hannah Eve feat. Phil Tangent – My Heart Knows Why (Zero T Remix) [Soul Trader]
18 GLXY & DRS – These Lights [Shogun]
19 Camo & Krooked – Come Together (Bop Remix) [Mosaik]
20 Blu Mar Ten feat. Kite – Fall from Grace (Technimatic Remix) [Blu Mar Ten]
21 Distance – Stardust [Soul Deep Digital]
22 Blu Mar Ten feat. Robert Manos – Keep It Together (Calibre Remix) [Blu Mar Ten]
23 Logistics – Microdot [Hospital]
24 Seba – Nobody Knows [Secret Operations]
25 Logistics feat. Emer Dineen – Hayling [Hospital]
26 Zero T – The Question (Feel) [Dispatch]
27 Need For Mirrors – Endless Love [Program]
28 Etherwood – Three Eagles [Medschool]

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Distant Mixes Catalogue ID: d117

Distant Yearmix 2017

Distant Yearmix 2017
01 The Upbeats – Veiled [Vision]
02 Technimatic feat. Zara Kershaw – Parallel (LSB Remix) [Shogun]
03 Blu Mar Ten & Makoto – Eldervine [Hospital]
04 Makoto feat. DRS – Salvation [Hospital]
05 Camo & Krooked – Witchdoctor [Mosaik]
06 Keeno – Enigma [Medschool]
07 Break feat. MC Fats & Cleveland Watkiss – We Are the People [Symmetry]
08 Whiney – Rock Hopper [Medschool]
09 GLXY – Lucid [Shogun]
10 Lewis James – Ferro [Astrophonica]
11 Seba & Ulrich Schnauss – Snöflingor [Blu Mar Ten]
12 S.P.Y – Love Unlimited [Hospital]
13 Camo & Krooked – Passion [Mosaik]
14 Misanthrop – Blurred [Neosignal]
15 DRS feat. Patife & Vangeliez – I Will [Soul:r]
16 Bop – Space 2 Breathe [Medschool]
17 Seba & Jr Vallo – Rotate [Spearhead]
18 Camo & Krooked feat. Mefjus – Mandala [Mosaik]
19 Flite – Between Sky & Sea [Liquicity]
20 High Contrast – Moody Blue [3beat]
21 Total Science feat. Riya – Walk the Same Line (Calibre Remix) [CIA]
22 Shapeshifter NZ – Stars (Hugh Hardie Remix) [Hospital]
23 Nu:Logic & LSB – Sepia [Hospital]
24 Naibu – Astray (Seba Remix) [Scientific]
25 Frederic Robinson – Flare [Hospital]
26 Keeno – Cosmic Creeper [Medschool]
27 Moby – Why Does My Heart Feel So Bad? (Technimatic Remix) [Shogun]
28 Reso – Kodama [RX0]
29 Bert H – Fly with Me (Bop Remix) [Fokuz]
30 Dawn Wall – Holding On [Integral]
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Distant Mixes Catalogue ID: d113

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Distant – December ’17

Distant – December ’17 (D53)
01 Redeyes – Stand Tall [ThirtyOne]
02 Edlan – Notice [Fokuz]
03 Artificial Intelligence & Lenzman – Drowning [Integral]
04 Aleyum – Eluding Dreams [Soul Deep Digital]
05 Kamelon – Morning Dew [Kos.Mos]
06 QZB & Phentix – Indigo Heart [Flexout]
07 Hybrid Minds feat. Grimm – Never Change (GLXY Remix) [Hybrid]
08 Danny Rhodes – Ways [Interphase]
09 Facing Jinx & Philth – Hard to Explain [Integral]
10 Pola & Bryson feat. Sammie Bella – Stolen Glances (Phaction Remix) [Soulvent]
11 Aperio – Life with You [Soulvent]
12 Actraiser – Glow Worm [Liquicity]
13 Keeno – Nightingale Valley [Medschool]
14 Dr Meaker feat. Lorna King – Deep in My Heart (DJ Marky & Dr Meaker Remix) [Circus]
15 Bladerunner – Jungle Jungle (Makoto Remix) [Get Hype]
16 Keeno vs. Emer Dineen – Phase Us (Distant ‘Living Cosmos’ Mix) [Medschool / Hospital]
17 Redeyes & Signs – Only for a Moment [ThirtyOne]
18 Flite – Between Sky & Sea [Liquicity]
19 Aleyum – Rushing West [Soul Deep Digital]
20 Dawn Wall – Never Say [Integral]
21 Melinki – Teddy’s Song [Fokuz]
22 Hydro & War – Solace [Blendits]
23 Phil Tangent – All I Want to Do [Integral]
24 Camo & Krooked feat. Joe Killington – If I Could (SpectraSoul Remix) [Mosaik]
25 Blacklab – Aria [Soulvent]
26 Phaction – Echo [Liquicity]
27 Whiney – Callow [Hospital]
28 Keeno – Amethyst [Medschool]

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Distant Mixes Catalogue ID: d112