Mixes

“RELENTLESS” – April ’13 mix by J.P Sykes

My latest mix, with tracks from the likes of Nick Warren, Guy J, and Guy Gerber.
Hope you enjoy…
https://soundcloud.com/jp-sykes/relentl … mix-by-j-p
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1. “Steady (Marcelo Vasami remix)” – Guy Gerber
2. “Are you sure Joe? (Neil Quigley’s Journey to metaluna remix)” – Cine City
3. “Gray clouds” – Alex Justino
4. “Efflux (Jimmy Van M remix)” – Cristior
5. “Orale (Simon Vuarambon & Kevin DiSerna main mix)” – Hector & Sis
6. “Fly (Simon Vuarambon & Kevin DiSerna main mix)” – Guy J
7. “Every little piece (Hot since ’82 remix)” – Thomas Schumacher ft. Caitlin Devlin
8. “No to love (George Fitzgerald remix)” – Jessie Ware
9. “Freak motion” – Luis Bondio & Cesar Lombardi
10. “Cactus (Rich Curtis unofficial remix)” – G-Pal
11. “Scales (Van Bellen remix)” – Khen
12. “The shift” – Julius Geluk
13. “Devil’s elbow (Club mix)” – Nick Warren
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“The ‘P’ word” (March 2013) Mixed by J.P Sykes
https://soundcloud.com/jp-sykes/the-p-w … 3-prog-mix
‘Progressive’ house seems to be a dirty word at the moment, but in the last 20 years I have not heard a better term… so here is a full on PROGRESSIVE mix. Enjoy…
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1. ‘Foolish games’ – Shlomi Aber, Moggli
2. ‘Guinea pig vocal variation (Marcelo Vasami remix)’ – Ben Watt
3. ‘Let me in’ – Laura Jones
4. ‘Smoke cone’ – Sasha, Donatello, Knox, Kastis Torrau, Arnas D
5. ‘Every thought’ – Laura Jones
6. ‘Ahau’ – Denis A
7. ‘Planes & trains’ – Hot since ’82
8. ‘The question’ – Quivver
9. ‘Panta Rei (Max Cooper remix) – Agoria
10. ‘Scenario’ – Sebo K
11. ‘Window looks (Sergio Fernandez remix)’ – Zoo Brazil
12. ‘Ascend’ – Oniris
13. ‘Denial (Lonya remix)’ – Sound process, Guille Quero
14. ‘Origin’ – Dosem
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“Best of 2012″ mixed by J.P Sykes
my favourite tunes of 2012 over two mixes. It was a great year for music, and hopefully you agree with some of my choices.
bestof2012_pt1
Part 1
https://soundcloud.com/jp-sykes/best-of-2012-jpsykes
1. ‘Is this goodbye (Tale of us remix)’ – Martin Dawson
2. ‘The journey/temple (Norman H & Andy Lau widescreen edit)’ – Jon Hopkins
3. ‘You always be’ – Tom Glass
4. ‘Refeel’ – Hunter/Game
5. ‘Reflection’ – Microtrauma
6. ‘Blueprint (Kollektiv Turmstrasse remix)’ – Till Von Sein, Fritz Kalkbrenner, Thalstroem
7. ‘In space and time’ – Gavin Herlihy
8. ‘Raise (Electric Rescue remix)’ – Nick Muir, John Digweed
9. ‘Fragments (Guy J remix)’ – P8, Answer42
10. ‘Erbertplatz 2020 (Wolfgang Voigt Hardtranceatlanticxs mix) – Mohn
11. ‘All that matters (Instrumental)’ – Kolsch
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Part 2
https://soundcloud.com/jp-sykes/best-of … 2-mixed-by
1. ‘Night light (Yamil Colucci unofficial mix)’ – Charlie May
2. ‘Iridescent’ – Stelios Vassiloudis, Nils Nuremberg, Florian Kruse, Wiretappeur
3. ‘Make me say’ – Fritz Kalkbrenner
4. ‘Life without melody’ – Deep future
5. ‘Haze’ – Arnim
6. ‘Heaven’ – Denis A
7. Inner place’ – Laura Jones
8. ‘Sex appeal’ – Maceo Plex
9. ‘Walk alone (Maceo Plex revenge mix)’ – Maetrik
10. ‘Origins (Jimmy Van M remix)’ – The audible suspects
11. ‘Radar’ – Denis A
12. ‘Lili’ – Electric rescue
13. ‘Uncharted’ – Henry Saiz
14. ‘Gridlock (Henry Saiz white rain ceremony remix)’ – John Digweed
15. ‘Viola (Dosem remix)’ – Kassey Voorn
16. ‘Past years’ – Cid Inc
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“Fascinating rhythms” mixed by J.P Sykes
 
It’s been 20 years this month since I first heard Sasha dj – it changed my musical life. This is my retrospective of progressive house, the highs, the lows, the even highers. enjoy… right click / ctrl click download the mix here.
1. “Little Bullet (Dum dum mix)” – Spooky
2. “Little Bullet (Part 1)” – Spooky
3. “Little Bullet (High velocity mix)” – Spooky
4. “Talk to me (sasha’s full music master remix)” – Hysterix
5. “Are you satisfied? (The tao of def remix)” – The Daou
6. “Higher ground” – Sasha
7. “I’m free (Leftfield dub)” – Morgan King
8. “Groovy beat” – D.O.P
9. “High & dry” – Havanna
10. “Eterna” – Slam
11. “Want me, love me (F.O.S love guitar mix)” – Justine12. “Direct me (Sasha’s 3am drop mix)” – The Reese Project
13. “Tranceillusion” – VFR
14. “Love stimulation” – Humate
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“Stardrive” mixed by John-Paul Sykes, March 2012

Hugely inspired by the film “Drive” and the bedrock future classic “Stars & Shines”, this is a mix dedicated to both – thank you for the music.
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1. “Bride of deluxe” – Cliff Martinez
2. “Dark city” – Ryan Luciano (feat. Kiefer Sutherland)
3. “Florence (Marco Vasami dub)” – Dousk
4. “Not of this reality (Henry Saiz Psifonic Invocation mix)” – Borealis
5. “Selfloss (Deepfunks unofficial mix)” – GusGus
6. “Fostercare (Marcelo Vasami unofficial mix)” – Burial
7. “Bionic rockers (Marcelo Vasami remix)” – Code 0320
8. “Azimuth (Silinder remix)” – Guy J
9. “Heaven (Re-work)” – Denis A
10. “Vordenbacht” – Richie G
11. “Eyjafjallajokul” – Ryan Luciano
12. “Madre Noche (Audio & Watson bootleg)” – Henry Saiz
13. “A bang in the void (Silinder remix)” – Apparat
14. “Stars and shines” – Marco Bailey & Tom Hades
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“The Reckoning” – 17 May 2011
 
Melodic prog mix, with some of my favourite tunes of the last few months…
1. ‘Lunar (Randall Jones Teardrops remix)’ – Deep Mariano
2. ‘Deep in Tokyo (Randall Jones remix) – Evren Ulusoy
3. ‘Abremes Dream (Ryan Luciano remix)’ – The Hat & Kita
4. ‘Forced Angel’ – Applescal
5. ‘Polaroid’ – Julian Jeweil
6. ‘Southfest (Daneel remix)’ – Yamil Colucci
7. ‘Rain’ – Omid 16b
8. ‘Twinkle me (Eduardo Moses & Parlange remix)’ – Chris Fortier
9. ‘Atom’ – Vince Watson
10. ‘Descent to Endor’ – Ian O’Donovan
11. ‘Reckover (Henry Saiz remix)’ – Radiohead
Enjoy…
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“Biotech” – 17 jan 2003
 
Stumbled across these the other day from 2003 – music was much darker in those days!
It’s representative of what I was playing out at the time, moving from deep breaks (10-11),
to deep techy prog (11-12) and finally entering the k-hole! (12-1)
Download links and tracklistings below…
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Download 10-11pm
01. ‘So get up (acapella)’ – Underground sound
02. ‘This world (ambient mix)’ – Everydaydowners
03. ‘Sunsicle’ – Momu
04. ‘Leviate (Momu remix)’ – Justin O’Brien & Jonathan
05. ‘Doner pass’ – Momu
06. ‘Mind rewind (Momu remix)’ – Cass
07. ‘These days’ – Petter
08. ‘Conceptions II’ – Symbiosis
09. ‘Nightmare (breaks mix)’ – Precision
10. ‘Timeless land (wrecked angle remix)’ – Yothu Yindi
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Download 11-12pm
01. ‘Remembering (acapella)’ – Zero G
02. ‘Caught with my pants down’ – Jay Tripwire
03. ‘Future child’ – Stylus trouble
04. ‘Slipper sleaze’ – Sander Kleinenberg
05. ‘Untitled’ – Freelance icebreakers
06. ‘Reactivate the unexpect’ – Pascal Feos
07. ‘The desert (Sphere mix)’ – Mezz
08. ‘Atari (Jaded in Tokyo mix)’ – Satoshie Tomiie
09. ‘The wave’ – Charris
10. ‘Need (Satoshie Tomiie flip path mix)’ – Little green men
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Download 12-1am
01. ‘Troy (Creamer & K mix)’ – Sinead O’Connor
02. ‘Want me, love me (acapella)’ – Justine
03. ‘My little dancing girl’ – Meat Katie
04. ‘Fuck sonnet (dub)’ – John Creamer & PQM
05. ‘Take me down (Infusion remix)’ – Main element
06. ‘Smoked piece’ – Low end specialist
07. ‘Welcome to my world (Mark Wheawill remix)’ – Alexander Church
08. ‘Hold that body (Infusion remix)’ – Sshh
09. ‘Vanquish (Tek mix)’ – FMM & Dylan Rhymes
10. ‘Time flies (Ice cream social mix)’ – Simon Noble & Blackwatch
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“Equinox” – Winter promo mix (2010)

 
With the cold weather coming in, I thought i would put a mix together of my favourite tunes of the summer. It’s a banging winter warmer, full of beautiful melodic progressive house, and is the peak time follow up to my recent warm up mix – ‘Solstice’.
JOHN-PAUL SYKES – ‘EQUINOX’
WINTER 2010 PROMO
01. ‘Love in F Minor (Intro mix)’ – Vince Watson
02. ‘Cross dissolve’ – Future Beat Alliance
03. ‘E40 blues’ – Mugwump
04. ‘Ringer’ – Chris Aidy & Jon Kong
05. ‘Beuno (Blue Room Project mix)’ – Medway & Dansor
06. ‘Homecoming (Sasha & Dimitri Nakov remix)’ – Barry Jamieson & Charlie May
07. ‘Loco (Vince Watson remix)’ – Dirty Doering
08. ‘Technomancer (Manuel de la Mare dub) – John Monkman
09. ‘Gran Canaria (Yamil Colucci remix) – Daniel Mehes
10.  ‘Italoca’ – Funk D’void
11. ‘Elevate (Matt Smallwood remix)’ – Jon Kong
12. ‘The Taxi driver (Jaytech remix) – Andrew Bayer
13. ‘Tenori (Vince Watson remix)’ – Francois Dubois
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“The Blackout Sessions (Part One – 7 to 8pm)”
- Live @ Rachels house, German Village (2005)
Found this out of the blue last night, from back in 2005 during my time in Columbus, Ohio. Another mental party at Rachel’s house, this is the first hour of a 9 hour set. The sun was just going down, so I went for a sort of Cafe del Mar ambient type vibe to kick off… There was a massive storm that night, lights went out for ages, when it finally came back the party really kicked off! Good times…
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1. “American Beauty speech” – American Beauty
2. “Melt”– Leftfield
3. “Winter” – Bent
4. “Black Cherry” – Goldfrapp
6. “100 Billion Stars” – Lux
7. “You Make It Easy” – Air
8. “Smokebelch II (Beatless mix)” – Sabres of Paradise
9. “Desire (ambient mix)” – Blank & Jones
10. “Evening Sun” – Gemma Hayes
11. “3.2 (Bedrock ambient mix)” – Humate
12. “Alone In Kyoto” – Air
13. “In The Air Tonight (Van Flash edit)” – Phil Collins
14. “Unknown (remix)” – Goldfrapp
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“Solstice” (2010)
Loads of great music out there at the moment, so I thought I’d do a deep, lush warm up set inspired by the summery vibe – enjoy…
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01. ‘South (Original mix)’ – Rabbit in the moon
+ ‘Paint it black’ – Gil Scott-Heron
02. ‘Everytime (Arthur Deep’s goodbye LA mix)’ – Jono Fernandez
03. ‘Prelude to heaven (Aeron Aether remix)’ – Evren Ulusoy
04. ‘Blending with the ether (Nomad in the dark remix)’ – Phil K, Pappa & Bonacci
05. ‘Forever July (Derek Howell remix)’ – Mango
06. ‘Shiver (M.O.D.E remix)’ – Guy J
07. ‘Sneaky Monkey’ – Sahar Z, Guy Mantzur
08. ‘Marathon (Tocadisco remix) – Bastian Heerhorst [RR Edit]
09. ‘Fantasy (Morgan Page remix)’ – Nadia Ali
10. ‘Stay down (Popof remix)’ – Moby
11. ‘Siberian’ – Anton Pieete
12. ‘Dj’s take control (Paolo Mojo remix)’ – SL2
13. ‘A single many’ – Soundprank
14. ‘This ain’t no disco’ – D.A.T
15. ‘As you fall (Guy J remix)’ – Bent

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V.F 2 – “Epic” (1997)
One of my favourite old mixes, a time when trance was not a dirty word.
Vocals, strings, long breakdowns, chord changes…
‘Epic’ is the only way I can describe it really!
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1. ‘Lunar sunrise’ – Terra Firma
2. ‘Unknown’ – Unknown
3. ‘Unknown’ – Unknown
4. ‘Ohmna‘ – Sasha
5. ‘Tenth chapter’ – Wired
6. ‘Scent of love’ – Redanka
7. ‘As time goes by’ – Charlie Dore
8. ‘Shine’ – Space Brothers
9. ‘Tenth chapter’ – Wired
10. ‘Voices’ – Meltdown
11. ‘Trance piano’ – Y-traxx


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V.F 4 – “Progression” (1998)
One from the vaults here, a classic mix from the nineties when epic house ruled!
(apologies for the bad quality, ripped off an old cassette…)
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01. ‘Careful (Sasha remix)’ – Horse
02. ‘I can feel it’ – Paul Van Dyk
03. ‘Come and get it’ – Paul Van Dyk
04. ‘Spirits dancing’ – Coyote
05. ‘Coimbra (Paul ‘Shaker’ Bones remix)’ – Sandman
06. ‘Prophecy’ – Insight
07. ‘Intoxication (Digweed & Muir remix)’ – React 2 Rhythm
08. ‘Answer my prayer’ – Danny Campbell
09. ‘Angel (Distant Voices EP)’ – Lost tribe
10. ‘Hipster’ – Spanish Fly
11. ‘Blue’ – Way out West
12. ‘I want to fall’ – Freaky Chakra vs Single Cell Orchestra
13. ‘The reality of nature’ – Young American Primitive
14. ‘Scream’ – Invisible
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FUTURELECTRO (2007)
A sort of techy electro type mix from a couple of years ago…
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tracklist to come…
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Flash:back – old school classics mix
An old mix of mine I dug out  full of all my old school favourite tunes from the early nineties.
Ark, Up yer Ronson, Back to Basics, Hacienda, Love to be, Angels – I salute you.
Help on the tracklisting would be much appreciated!
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1. ‘Golden Afro (From The Dat vol.1)’ – Heller & Farley project
2. ?
3. ‘The time of our lives (Overtime mix)’ – Alison Limerick
4. ?
5. ‘The Mighty Ming! (Sure Is Pure Mix)’ – Brothers love dubs
6. ‘I’m gonna get you (Golden dub)’ – Bizarre inc
7. ‘Eterna’ – Slam
8. ?
9. ?
10. ‘Last rhythm (Sure is Pure remix)’ – Last rhythm
11. ‘Don’t you wanna be mine?’ – Denise Lopez
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Live at Aquanet Rehab, Columbus (USA) - Warm up for DJ Quantum (2005)
Another live mix from my time in the States, this time warming up for Sean ‘Quantum’.
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01. Gainer & Rodgers – ‘Futurenature’ (Sumsonic)
02. Vinyl Life – ’Flashlight (main mix)’ (You records)
03. KPaxx – ‘Mindkiller’ (Plastica)
04. Roach Motel feat. Peace Bisquit – ‘This beat is mine (vocal mix)’ (Junior Boys Own)
05. De Hugo & De Rivera – ‘Electribe buzz (Roman Lieske remix)’ (Solar recordings)
06. KPaxx – ‘Each higher level’ (Plastica)
07. Juan Mangan & Cesar del Rio – ‘Love 2 kiss u (Paco buggin & Anthony Class rmx) [Paradise]
08. DJ 19 & Austin Leeds – ‘Diamond dust (Rabbit in the Moon’s Harry Cane remix)’ (19box)
09. Jaimy- ‘Freedom’ (Fatal Music)
10. Quivver & Sutton – ‘Cold rush (Mix A)’ (Electric Music People)
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The Calm (2005)
Deep atmospheric breaks…
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01. chris cargo – ‘cityscape (ambient mix)’+ niki b & christian e.f.f.e – ‘I remember (podapella)’
02. snake sedrick – ’fields (breaks mix)’
03. habersham – ‘gently shifting people (relisys mix)’
04. vector lovers – ‘future in plastic (claro intelecto dub)’
05. naveen g – ‘dura (ryan papa remix)’
06. nacca – ‘toriko (martin garcia remix)’
07. darioef – ‘near u (michael lanning remix)
08. dj tarkan & dammex – ‘in a dream (chris conner remix)’
09. niki b & christian e.f.f.e- ‘the african (baunder remix)’
10. dj tarkan & mert medini – ‘on the way (v-sag remix)’
11. bobby lorenz – ‘think (d.ramirez vs kristoph remix)’
12. will saul – ‘mbira (infusion remix)’ + danny howells – ‘breathe (acapella)’
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Live at The Pearl Bar, Columbus, Ohio (2005)
One of my favourite mixes, a warm up for DJ Quantum in 2005 during my residency over in Ohio. Slow, deep builder with some beautiful tunes…
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1. ‘time stand still’ – futurebeat alliance [suicide recordings]
2. ‘the concept of love (original avenger mix)’ – electric cavern [aniss]
3. ‘radio drama’ – futurebeat alliance [suicide recordings]
4. ‘plangent (blueroom projects echoic mix)’ – alican & soner [dubcoast records]
5. ‘back to acid (roman leiske remix)’ – tony mendez [inprogressive]
6. ‘no way out’ – fitalic [substance records]
7. ‘the ascent (deep energy club mix) – electric cavern [aniss]
8. ‘transition’- fitalic [substance records]
9. ‘talk to me’ – unknown [promo]
10. ‘much better’ – pig & dan [sadie records]
11. ‘the concept of love (outro)’ – electric cavern [aniss]
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Via Airmail (2005)

A full on progressive bang, a mix that means a lot to me – I was living in the States missing my clubbing mates, so I did this to send back to them (via airmail). It’s pretty full on, breaks, spoken word, vocals, strings, chord raises…
I still listen to it loads.
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1. ‘That Marijuana Track’ – Deviant
2. ‘Vapourtrail (Chris Micali’s Yoiu win mix)’ – Baggage Handlers
3. ‘Adequate Medication’- Muzo vs Barish Turker
4. ‘Travelogue (Niki B & Christian E.F.F.E mix)’ – Andrew K Presents Junk Science
5. ‘Luna (Christopher Lobsinger remix)’ – Nathan Proffit
6. ‘Aural Signiture’- Damien Heck
7. ‘So Real (Greed vs Mercurio dub)’ – Esdeto
8. ‘I Remember (Roman Leiske solar mix)’ – Niki B & Christian E.F.F.E
9. ‘Nevermore (Chris Lake remix)’ – Habersham & Jacob Todd
10. ‘To the top’ – David Amo & Julio Navas Present: Frank Morin
11. ‘Samsara (Christian Cambas mix)’ – Jay Wave

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Spring in my step (2008)
 

A quick mix I did after a few bevvies a couple of years back. Mixing is hit & miss,
but some great tracks on there.
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01. ‘Rodea stories intro’ – Lukas Greenberg feat. Idiophonic
02. ‘YaYa (original mix)’ – David K
03.  ‘Mr.Decay (Robert Babicz Universum Disco mix)’ – Gui Boratto
04. ‘Valentine’ – Stephan Bodzin
05. ‘No more enemie (Original akienation 9 mix)’ – DJ Yellow
06. ‘Sommersause (Original)’ – Heckmann, Kauffelt
07. ‘Words from the frontline (Original mix)’ – Einzelkind
08. ‘Next to Monchichi’ – Skoozbot
09. ‘Couleurs’ – M83
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5 thoughts on “Mixes

    • Rob (Roberto) says:

      Hello mate, I lost your 2005 breaks mix and thought it was the nuts, so glad to have found it here again… cheers!

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