After Recordings featuring The Thrillseekers – Episode 23
The Thrillseekers otherwise known as Steve Helstrip are at the very cutting edge since years now. From his 2003 Hydra undertaking and ongoing Ferry Corsten joint effort ‘Grand’. back to the amazing – The Thrillseekers ‘Synaesthesia’. He has created a powerhouse of colossally emotive music.
Steve began making trance music while working for the PC games designer, Manic Media. While living in Chipping Norton, on the Oxfordshire border. With a generally fundamental home studio he constructed a timeless hit that is The Thrillseekers – ‘Synaesthesia’. It was released by Neo Records at the height of the 1998 trance explosion. It was sell in more than 12,000 duplicates on its initial UK release. Next, it was Paul Van Dyke himself, who took the record and gave it a new dimension. Next year PVD signed it to his own Vandit mark and remixed it. With the incorporation of a vocal from Sheryl Dean it entered UK chart with number 27. As an independent track it has shaken a million clubber’s hearts over a hundred nations. It despite everything shows up in a tremendous cross-segment of DJ’s record-breaking top tens today.
The art of DJ ing
While still closeted in Chipping Norton, Steve decided to learn the art of DJ’ing. It was at first conceived out of a craving to perceive how his records functioned in the mix with different tracks. Also as an apparatus with which to improve their DJ properties. This immediately transformed into a craving to see them, direct, fire up a story. In the course of the most recent four years, Steve has played visitor openings directly over the globe. He was playing on the absolute best scenes in every mainland. Steve was constantly one for quality over amount. His creation peers belted out one sound-a-like track after another. Steve concentrated on making an index he would at present be content with in 20 years time. Following ‘Synaesthesia’ came ‘Longing for You’. The hit was released on the Ministry of Sound’s records label.
Steve’s remix vocation begun basically a similar day as ‘Synaesthesia’ was promoted. From that point forward he has patched up, remapped and reshaped more than thirty other dj’s tracks. From Sonique to Sholan, from Tiesto to Timo Maas (twice!) and from Chicane to Cequenza, he has loaned them all his marvelously melodic, electronic touch. DJ’ing under the name “The Thrillseekers”, Steve has played all over the globe. He performs in Germany, Finland, Denmark, America, Australia, and Japan. He is In the process building up his ever-developing notoriety as a DJ towards the level he is viewed as a producer among the best on the planet.