Axis 205: Lost Frequencies drops off contemporary combine, talks touring with The Chainsmokers & extra – Dancing Astronaut

Past hits like 2014’s “Are You With Me” have made Lost Frequencies an authorized star in his house nation of Belgium. Stateside, the melodic electronica virtuoso has dazzled crowds opening for heavyweights together with Don Diablo, and extra just lately The Chainsmokers. Releasing a gentle stream of wistful deep home cuts by way of Armada and his personal aptly named Found Frequencies imprint, Lost Frequencies is carving out his personal four-to-the-floor system with deadly crossover attraction.

This yr has been one other massive one for the producer, with excessive profile slots at festivals like Electric Zoo, and infectious singles like “Melody” and “Like I Love You” main the best way. On the heels of a standout remix of the newly shaped LSD’s “Thunderclouds,” the Lost Frequencies dropped by to look again on his whirlwind yr and discuss what’s subsequent – and drop off a textbook feels-inducing journey for the 205th version of our Axis sequence. In typical type, the one-hour journey blends something every little thing soothing and uplifting, spanning recognizable hits and a few of some juicy IDs from the artist and his label mates.

You have been just lately listed on DJ magazine’s high 100 DJ record at #17. What are your emotions about making it, and the latest on-line backlash to the record? 

It felt wonderful to listen to that I reached #17, I climbed 9 locations which I definitely didn’t anticipate and I’m very grateful to all my followers and associates supporting! I feel with an inventory, ballot, or something that “ranks” artists will at all times face backlash, there's at all times somebody, or one other scene, that doesn’t agree! But total, the response has been very optimistic and I’m grateful to be acknowledged alongside so many leaders in dance music!

Last yr, you have been in a position to be part of The Chainsmokers on tour. What are some private classes and takeaways from the expertise? 

I did, it was loopy! I learnt; pranks can convey you all collectively and maintain you sane on the highway – it was certainly one of my favourite reminiscences in such an enormous yr, Alex and Andrew are a lot enjoyable and the vibes have been loopy! It was wonderful to have the ability to take my sound to so many big arenas within the States.

Outside of your personal music, what can followers anticipate quickly out of your just lately revealed Found Frequencies imprint? 

We’ve simply launched remixes from of ‘Like I Love You’ however for me, it’s additionally essential for us to assist introduce new artists which can be making music we expect is basically cool! We have new music from Pretty Pink, Jameson and Mordkey subsequent month, prepare!

The Lost Frequencies catalogue is full of vocal options – Who’re some artists in your wish-list to collaborate with subsequent?

I might like to work with MØ, her voice sounds so contemporary, completely different and thrilling on each launch.

What’s subsequent within the evolution of the Lost Frequencies sound?

My latest remix for LSD’s (Labrinth, Sia & Diplo) newest observe I actually loved however I've already began engaged on new tracks – they might seem on my subsequent album however nothing is ready in stone but, my calendar is tremendous busy however new music is one thing that's undoubtedly on my thoughts. You’ll have the ability to maintain updated on something and every little thing throughout my social media!