With over 15 years as a professional club DJ, Mike Blades is a seasoned veteran when it comes to keeping crowds at their peak all night long. And his success in the trance scene went international early 2009, with the launch of his weekly online trance show, Hypnotic Edge.

Mike Blades

The style
Armed with a record bag full of the latest tunes from some of the genre’s biggest artists, including Armin Van Buuren, Tiesto, Ferry Corsten, Gareth Emery, Alex Morph and many more, plus the skills, knowledge and experience to read a crowd and provide the perfect song at the right time. Mike Blades will again be leading the way for this seasons music style -- Predicted to be heavily percussion based with haunting vocals, driving bass lines, monster electronic riffs and “hands in the air” musical melodies. Mike Blades has his finger firmly on the pulse of what's hot in the world of trance right now.

The evolution of Hypnotic Edge
Mike Blades takes the crowd on a journey each and every time he is behind the decks. With this journey in mind, Mike decided to start producing a weekly podcast, called Hypnotic Edge…A 2 hour show featuring the latest trance and progressive tracks from around the world, mixed & hosted by Mike Blades. Although it started out small, within a month of the first episode, it had gained international attention and was picked up as a “Resident DJ” show with stations including Java Beats fm (USA), DBS radio (Holland), Bam radio (Australia), and the heavy weights, Slinky FM & Trance FM. Now in its second year, Hypnotic Edge has a weekly following of over 10,000 people and its popularity is growing each month with new stations eager to get it on their playlist.

The future
Mike Blades has evolved his track selection, audio mixing and microphone technique whilst working in many venues all over Australia. His sets are innovative, original and highly energetic, a fact that has led Mike to play alongside Australia’s best DJ’s including: Peewee Ferris, Nik Fish, Yoshi, BeXta, Jumping Jack, Stafford Brothers, and countless more. And now Mike Blades is going into the production studio to create his own brand of trance music, encompassing a familiar feel and energetic vibe.

Thousands of people have already experienced the sounds of Mike Blades ...HAVE YOU???

Mike Blades

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