Grooving from dusk 'till dawn on a background of shades of blue cutting through foam and stone to synchronize with the seashore, the tunes sang for 6 days straight, touched by the sea breeze. More precisely, as you well know, The 23rd edition of Sunwaves took place on the Romanian Coast, where people from all over the world gather to share the surreal energy that this festival brings every summer.
The 23rd edition of Sunwaves was topnotch, as we could read on everyone lips, followed by the legendary afterparty that lasted for more than a day. Each and every artist dedicated themselves to share an unforgettable experience to those with the moves for 6 days, maybe even wishing for the week to never end.
We will start our musical journey with three house tracks played by the legendary Ricardo Villalobos, inspired by all-time artists such as Depeche Mode and The Doors.
1. Played by Ricardo Villalobos - Vincenzo vs. Duffer Swift – Got To Be (Raw Elements – Raw 612) Released: 1996
2. Played by Ricardo Villalobos - Depeche Mode - Strange love - Pain Mix - Orange Vinyl
3. Played by Ricardo Villalobos - Unknown Artist - Ijzeren Rots [DIGWAH03]
Margaret Dygas amazed everyone with some real dance floor tracks in her set, her presence at the festival always being a pleasant experience for all of us.
4. Played by Margaret Dygas - Brian Transeau - Relativity (Carl Craig's Urban Affair dub mix) (1993)
Petre Inspirescu was the showman of the “minimal tent”, as he went in for his second set in the last day of the festival which was beyond words. Here is one of the most memorable moments of the Sunwaves mid-spring edition.
5. Played by Petre Inspirescu - Two Right Wrongans - System Error (Original Mix)
Mihigh didn’t disappoint, staying high-level with a hypnotic selection of tracks that are dark and groovy at the same time
6. Played by Mihigh - The Black Poney Orchestra - Take 2 [BPO001]
Sepp and Nu Zau revigorated the crowd in the morning with a sublime masterpiece by Bucurie, making it by far one of the most memorable sunrises of the festival.
7. Played by Sepp b2b Nu Zau - Bucurie - Valsul Muzelor
Rhadoo came up with a trippy track selection for which he is well-known, keeping everyone in trance on Sunday night.
8. Played by Rhadoo - Peter F. Spiess - Sleazy Jazz
Cezar and Praslea took care of the 5th morning of Sunwaves, fueling the crowd with their energy so they could keep on dancing for the rest of the day.
9. Played by Cezar b2b Praslea - Floating Points - Sparkling Controversy (Traumer Edit)
10. Cezar b2b Praslea - Fake Eyes Production - Takeitall (FER001)
Hence, in case you missed it, or you want to almost feel again the musical experience, put the headphones on and dance your night!