A boisterous, no-frills sound with broad references...

If recent debut EP 'Reactivate' for Nightwave's Heka Trax imprint is anything to go by, Spanish DJ and producer Blastto's kaleidoscopic, rave-slanted take on club music deserves some serious shine this year.

Now living in London, his boisterous, no-frills sound references classic rave via bass, grime, house and everything else in between, while visually, it manifests itself in the neon lights and hazy, smoked-out dance floors of the early 90s.

Slicing through a raft of tracks from the likes of Tsunga, Monotronique, label-mate Big Dope P alongside some of his own club material, Blastto's SIGNAL Mix packs some serious weight.

Strap in and enjoy!

Who are you?
A DJ, producer and graphic designer from Spain, now living in London.

What sort of music do you make?
Music for the club based on heavy bass and raw rhymes.

Describe your mix in 3 words.
Strobes, Airhorns, Whistles.

Blastto - Shack Out
Tsunga - Cica Lights
Otik - Witness
Blastto - Pont Aeri Riddim (Snowy Beatz Remix)
Bleaker - Hype (Funk)
Speedy J - Something For Your Mind
Joey Beltram - Energy Flash
Dj Chazz - Boom Bang (Ju Edit)
Blastto - Acid Light
Butti - Gratitude
Cvnt - Feminine Destruction
Big Dope P - Ibogance (Ikonika Remix)
Snowy Beatz - Misfit (Blastto Remix)
Clap Bakk - Clap For Me
Fellony - Clips (Soundclash Edition)
Dizzee Rascal - I Luv U (Patrice's VIP)
Monotronique - Action Riddim
Luru - L.S.D. Raver
Nobel - My Reaction (Nightwave Remix)
Blastto - Pandemonium
2 Bad Mice - Bombscare
Manix - Feel Real Good
Dj Vibes - Obsession

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Words: Tomas Fraser

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