Since bursting onto Anjunabeats with his debut solo release back in 2012, London-based producer ilan Bluestone’s whirlwind journey through the international dance music scene has been nothing short of monumental. With a string of hit releases such as the Pete Tong-endorsed ‘Big Ben’, ‘Under My Skin’ and ‘Spheres’ under his belt, he now has an impressive array of live performances at venues as prestigious as London’s Brixton Academy and New York’s Madison Square Garden to underline his star status.
In the last 12 months ilan has continued to dominate the Beatport Trance charts, with dancefloor anthem ‘43’ taking his tally of top spots to 9, and his ‘Snapdragon’ EP reaching #1 in the overall releases chart. ilan’s productions are a staple of Above & Beyond’s DJ sets, and gains frequent support from other international DJ’s including Armin van Buuren, Tiesto and Seven Lions.
Hailing from Rotterdam, the Netherlands, Ferry Corsten’s lustrous career is exemplified by a passion for music that began as a hobby and spiralled into a full-blown profession. Today, as it was in the beginning, Corsten’s skills lie in his ability to coax the maximum emotional impact from electronic dance music of all genres, not just trance, but also progressive-house and electro. He remains and has always been ahead-of-his time, making music that becomes a template for others to follow. Striving always for excellence, this is an artist who is never satisfied with all that he’s accomplished, instead always pushing for the next exciting idea. For Ferry Corsten, the possibilities are boundless.