3 years is a long time in dance musicâ€¦ Time and space can appear to move that much faster still if you've spent it crusading the cause of Pure Trance, reclaiming your place as one of the world's hottest 100 DJs in the process. It's exactly that interval since Electronic Architecture â€“ Solarstoneâ€™s much praised, IDMAnominated, boundary breaking music-vs-art project - series received its second (or 2Squared) edition.
With Pure Trance catalysing club floors globally, Solarstone now picks up the Electronic Architecture story with this, its extraordinary trilogy-completing outing. The release, now boosted into a triangulation of three mixes, provides the long-awaited bridge back into 'EA's standalone dominion. Containing music from returning Architects, it also features many debutante engineers - subjects of the influence of the first two albums audio and imagery. With mix#1's tone, tempo and technique tracking the first album's progressive/trance compression, the second finds Solarstone integrating Pure Trance motifs into 'EA's.
sonic ethic. Solarstone is an artist who musically always has something fresh to 'say'.
Underlining that, with its third disc he becomes the first headlining DJ to shine a light on a new, audibly emerging electronic music subculture.