Announcing Magnus – THE PSY-KING OF TRANCE
Militant Artists have added, to what has become one of the most sought after and well respected agencies in the dance music arena. Magnus joins the solid line up of artists that includes legendary DJ and producer Scott Bond, Manuel Le Saux, Thomas Datt and Lostly. Hailing from Maryland, Baltimore, Mike Wadel AKA Magnus has called Seattle his home for the past decade. His career to date has seen releases across many of the biggest and most respected trance labels, including Discover Records, Pharmacy, JOOF, Perfecto Fluoro, Solarswarm, and Borderline.
Magnus’s tracks have appeared on CD compilations by Armada, Perfecto, Ministry of Sound and Moist Music and have also ranked in the top 10 charts on Beatport. His tracks have also been played on countless radio shows, including a massive eight plays on “A State of Trance”.
In 2009 Magnus won the “Sean Tyas Melbourne Remix” competition on Discover Records, under his alias Michael Lee. In 2011 his first album “Signal Strength” was released on JOOF. That same year, Magnus began working with Perfecto, releasing a Magnus Dub remix of “I’m Alive” by Paul Oakenfold and Infected Mushroom, as well as his original track “Velvet”. More recently, Magnus has been working on collaborations with Activa, Thomas Datt, John Dopping, Shake, and Sinerider. His EP entitled “Render One” was released in May of 2014 on Perfecto Fluo
2015 has started with a flourish with his track “Neon Division” appearing exclusively on Simon Patterson’s “Trance Nation” compilation for Ministry of Sound in April. He also saw his UK debut at iconic trance event Gatecrasher REBOOTED in February, which has opened the floodgates and spiked interest Internationally.
Magnus has often been referred to as a crossover artist, combining the elements of trance, tech-trance and psy-trance, to create a unique signature sound and one which is fast making him one the most requested artists in both the trance and psy-trance arenas. And with lot’s of new material in the pipeline, as well as a number of festivals booked this coming summer we look forward to presenting this unique, groundbreaking artist at a city or gig near you SOON!
For more information:
Facebook – http://www.facebook.com/MagnusMusic
SoundCloud – http://www.soundcloud.com/Magnus_Official
Beatport – http://www.beatport.com/artist/magnus/10834
Youtube – http://www.youtube.com/ioncommander
About.me – http://about.me/MagnusMusic
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