DNYO, Midnight Traffic, Abhi Maisekar & Prathap Menon
13 October 2019
Hailing from São Paulo, Brazil is Danny Oliveira, aka DNYO. Danny’s decade-old musical achievements can be considered as dreams for others, whether it’s remixing Marco V’s 'First Light' back in 2006, signing on Anjunadeep and Fraction Records under Danny Loko, to birthing his DNYO project through Burn Energy Drink & Sasha’s 'Cut Me Down' remix competition where he placed 2nd amongst a list of 2 thousand entries, earning an official release on Last Night On Earth as well. DNYO’s unique sound earned him a long-lasting relationship with the Canadian imprint - microCastle, as well as other releases on equally big labels, drove his name up the charts and into DJ playlists, with an added bonus of having been remixed by legendary producers like - Barry Jamieson, Charlie May, Andre Sobota, Jamie Stevens, Marc Marzenit, Guy Mantzur, Max Cooper and more. More recently, Quivver’s album ‘Rekonstruct’, which hit #1 on Beatport on multiple genre pages, featured a special edit on DNYO’s 'Reaction' by John Graham himself. DNYO's 'Flare' release on Juicebox Music received big support and also featured an amazing remix by Petar Dundov. Danny’s wild sound design capabilities and incredible attention to detail matched with great musicality in his productions are a foundation of his uniqueness.
Rishi aka Midnight Traffic started his tryst with music like any other person – as a listener. As his fondness for the music grew, so did his inclination towards electronic music and quite effortlessly he started trifling with the desire to be a DJ.
DJ based in Hyderabad
House and techno being the main focus, Prathap Menon’s sets are a wonderful blend of melodic sounds, groovy basslines and a dash of space when the occasion calls for it, keeping the floor on their feet and wanting more. Seamless mixing with smooth transitions and a sound set structure being his focus behind the decks, Prathap never fails to deliver at his performances, keeping the audience engrossed in the story his sets accentuate.