French DJ/producer/label boss Citizen Kain is the DJ’s DJ – his powerful tracks at the heart of sets by many a top name (Tale Of Us, Maceo Plex, Artbat, Solomun, Mind Against, Adriatique). He releases on Afterlife, Ellum, Upperground, Siamese, Atlant, plays at global events such as Fusion Festival (DE), Marvelous Island (FR), Ying Yang Festival (Great Wall of China), Les Plages Electroniques, Sunburn Festival (India), Spilt Milk (South Africa), Les Nuits Sonores and Piknic Électronik, among many, while supporting luminaries such as Artbat, Laurent Garnier, Adriatique, Adam Beyer, Maceo Plex, Solomun, Mind Against. As his new single ‘Ghosts and Shadows’ drops on UPPERGROUND, DMCWorld goes Trainspotting with Citizen Kain.
1 Toto Chiavetta – Rational Utopia – Borders of light
Fatal weapon, crispy and sensational lead.
2 The Knife – Like A Pen (Thomas Schumacher Remix) – Mute Records
A really emotional and hypnotic remix of a track that I love.
The Knife - Like a Pen [Thomas Schumacher Remix]
3 Maceo Plex, Oscar & The Wolf – All night (Garage version) – Mad Decent
Actually my favourite track, so glam and efficient!
Maceo Plex - All Night ft. Oscar and the Wolf (Garage Version)
4 Roman Kyn – Where We Belong – Siamese
I love the vocals and the deep side of this song.
Roman Kyn - Where We Belong
5 Parade Saraceni – Show Me feat Zilia (Auggie Remix) – Eklektisch
Perfect in all situations and especially when the sun is rising.
Show Me (Auggië Remix)
6 Citizen Kain – Kiss Me Again – UNSEEN
Love to start a set with this one, particularly if I have to change the atmosphere after the previous DJ who was playing.
Kiss Me Again
7 Röyksopp – Control (Massano remix) – Dog Triumph Profound Mysteries
I love what Massano made of this fabulous track, great energy and atmosphere.
Röyksopp - Control (Massano Remix)
8 Fritz Kalkbrenner – Changing Face (Adana Twins remix) – Suol
Pure anthem to fire up the dancefloor.
Fritz Kalkbrenner - Changing Face (Adana Twins Remix)