Dance TV DJ Mix 612 – Mike Shannon (Berlin, Germany) Tracklist
Dance TV is proud to present Dance TV DJ Mix #612 with one of Canada’s foremost electronic DJ’s and Producers and the Cynosure label boss – Mike Shannon. Residing in Berlin since many years, Mike is without doubt a true “DJ’s DJ”, who has won legions of fans and the respect of his peers alike for his deep crates and lightning fast mixing skills. In this exclusive DJ mix for Dance TV he takes us on an eclectic journey ranging from liquid ambient through minimal and trippy deep house with dreamy synthesiser pads to groovy techno that has the ability to blow away any dance floor on this planet. An absolute trip this recording!
How lucky we are! 😉
Any historian undertaking the task of chronicling the evolution of Canadian electronic music will undoubtedly find the name Mike Shannon featured prominently and frequently in its narrative.
Respected for his deep crates and lightning fast mixing skills, as well as being an internationally lauded producer, Mike has as well shown an uncanny ability to select and release tracks on his in the 90ties founded label Cynosure, which have become go-to fixtures in the sets of the industry’s best DJs. And while some may suggest he has gravitated towards smoother, deeper selections as the years go by, those in the know will tell you he has few equals when it comes to whipping dance floors into a relentless techno frenzy should you catch him on a night with that mischievous twinkle in his eye!
As a live performer Mike Shannon has explored a wide range of musical directions, from the ambient jazz leanings of his Blue Fields project alongside a rotating ensemble of musicians and vocalists, as well as the collaborative techno project Dewalta and Shannon, which sees the two flex there creative muscle using an extensive rig of modular synthesizers and drum machines.
Throughout the last decades, Mike Shannon’s steadfast curatorial vision and unquestionable passion for the music have earned him the trust of discerning music connoisseurs worldwide.
1. Air Liquide – Liquid Air
2. Mike Shannon & Ossios – Metaflexa
3. Unknown Artist – Tooloop IX
4. Mike Shannon & Ossios – B4B
5. Nick Beringer – Cash Call
6. Monobox – Renumber
7. Mike Shannon – Shijima 3000
8. Stephen Brown – Mini Mood
9. Unknown Artist – LL003
10. Paul Johnson – Autobahn Cruise
11. Rare Sensation – Tripmastaz
12. Mike Shannon – The Way We Rise
13. John Manhard – Lennox is NK
14. Akufen – Running Out Of Thyme
15. Northern Vector feat.Thor – Jazz Is The Teacher
16. Flabbergast – ii Can iii
17. Life Recorder – Up Dash It
18. Millsart – Humana
19. Joey Beltram – Untitled
20. Mathew Jonson – Freedom Engine-01
21. Air Liquide – Liquid Air