Following the success of Hardcore HeartBeatz, come celebrate our two-year anniversary as Cosplay Victoria presents our new summer radio event, BASSGAEA 2012!
This time, we've brought together even more of the best hardcore DJs and producers from all over the world, with over 50% more hours of music than our previous show, bringing our total to over 36 hours of hardcore goodness!
As well, joining us for their first time ever this year on CosVic Radio, we are honoured to welcome special guests M-Project, DJ SHIMAMURA, Helblinde, 3R2, and T2Kazuya to our line-up!
BASSGAEA 2012 will take place on July 20th, 21st, and 22nd and will feature 13 hours of music each night from 11:00AM to 12:00AM (GMT-8).
You can listen over on our radio page by clicking the CosVic Radio tab up top, or by Clicking Here!
3R2 :: Makina / Happy Hardcore / UK Hardcore Website | SoundCloud 3R2 is a music producer and DJ from Taiwan, and has been producing tracks since 2003 and DJ'ing since 2011. He is the first DJ/composer that specializes in Hardcore music to appear in Taiwan.
He had contributed to well-known compilations such as "J-Core Masterz", "Bastard Pop Terrorists" , "Makina Hardcore Pandemic" and "X-Treme Hard Compilation". As well as provided remixes for artists in the J-Core scene like M-Project, BUBBLE-B, DJ Shimamura, JAKAZiD, P*Light and ??(Minamotoya).
Apex :: All The Things Website | SoundCloud Apex is an up-and-coming Hardcore, Freeform, and Trance Artist hailing from Los Angeles. His combination of Japanese Hardcore styles, Trance-infused melodies, and creative production are helping him quickly rise to the top. With releases on Mob Squad Tokyo, Allkore, Ruffbeats, and upcoming remixes for artists No+Chin and JAKAZiD; he is quickly carving a name for himself!
Bokusatsu Shoujo Koubou :: Chiptune Website | SoundCloud Bokusatsu Shoujo Koubou is a Hardcore Chiptune one-man force from Fukuoka, Japan.
COSMiXXX :: Drum N' Rainbow Bass Website | MixCloud Welcome to the exciting world of DJ COSMiXXX. Mixing and remixing everything from Vocal Trance to Breakcore to Underground Psytrance, he is sure to bring something fresh to the table that will get you up and grooving. He can be found spinning music on his Ustream quite frequently and can also be found at various anime cons...just look for the DJ with the giant Reimu plush. DJ COSMiXXX also has a tendency to throw in Touhou remixes or references whenever he gets the chance so keep an eye out for that! Welcome to a whole new musical experience, welcome to DJ COSMiXXX!
Daniel Seven :: UK Hardcore / Happy Hardcore / EDM Website | SoundCloud Daniel Seven is an Italy-based happy hardcore DJ/Producer.
After his first appearance on Hardcore Underground Volume 5 with the uplifting anthem "Blessed Loneliness", he's involved in the worldwide hhc scene contributing tracks and remixes for various labels worldwide, including Japan (GUHROOVY, TERRAFORM MUSIC), Italy (DGP Special), UK (HU, TMM) and Australia (Ruffbeatz).
His style is mostly uplifting, happy and with kawaii riffs, but expect also a bit of crazyness on his sets!
Dynamic :: Happy Hardcore Website | SoundCloud Proper sing-along cheese combined with ass-kicking hardcore - that’s what you can expect from DJ Dynamic, one of North America’s most sought-after hardcore DJs. Mixing on four decks at the same time gives Dynamic the chance to live up to his name and bring his high-intensity style to stages across the planet.
Make no mistake - if you love hardcore, this is one show you have got to check out!
Flapjack :: Cheese/Makina Website | SoundCloud Flapjack is an up-and-coming SoCal hardcore deejay whose passion for cheesy beats and dedication to his art has quickly rocketed him to a respected position among his underground deejay peers. A friend to kandi kids near and far, DJ Flapjack will soon be known for more than his friendly persona; his awesome taste in tunes and quickly developing mixing skills are sure to win over the hearts of happy hardcore fans, new and old!
IanK :: UK Hardcore Website | SoundCloud My name is Ian K and I'm a hardcore dj and producer from Seattle, Wa, USA. I've played shows such as HTID in the Sun, and released several tracks over the past 10 years. My focus now is on bringing my love of hardcore music to the people and showing the diversity of sounds within hardcore!
DJ IO :: J-DANCE Website | SoundCloud DJ IO is a DJ in Japan. come into action 1998. Labels that are participating in the LBT. In 2006, planning a "club DJ Storm," the world's first DJ comic was based on their experience, which is in charge of the original later. The keyword "FUNKY" DJ play, the style that defy the boundaries BPM100-180. Word warp House, Nerdcore,Big Beat is especially agile to react. This is the only Japanese dancemusic mix
Jeffito :: Electro and Progressive House Website | SoundCloud Hey! DJ Jeffito here. This is a set I put together over time. It's mostly electro and progressive house. Nothing anime or Japan related. Just awesome house!
Hope you guys enjoy it. Peace!
KiddKurrupt :: Uplifting/Vocal Trance Website | SoundCloud My show will be called "Still Falling Into Trance" with DJ Kidd Kurrupt. Every week I will be spinning the latest in trance music from some of the biggest and best trance producers in the world. So step back and enjoy the ride with me DJ Kidd Kurrupt.
KidKaBOOM :: Happy Hardcore Website | SoundCloud KidKaBOOM became a household name in Seattle before most people even knew what Hardcore meant. Party kids all over Seattle were introduced to Hardcore by his deft hands and energetic performances as well as his nerdy and humble personality.
His taste in music can be extremely eclectic and includes everything from Drum and Bass, UK Hardcore, and Breakbeat Hardcore when Kid Kaboom steps up to the decks expect nothing slower than 160BPM from this speed freak. He prescribes to an “anything goes” take on Hardcore. From Old Skool to Nu Skool, Gabber to Cheese, Kid KaBoom is liable to drop any and all of it as long as it will get a dance-floor jumping.
Kitsch :: Hardcore Website | SoundCloud A firecracker from the start, DJ Kitsch is known for her massive stage presence, and pounding hard beats. Her love for harder hardcore, and her drive for different tracks definetly make her sets stand out from the rest. DJ Kitsch continues to captivate an ever-growing fan base with her originality and love for the people who matter the most: THE CROWD. In a nutshell, she likes it hard and fast, and that's how she will give it to you!
Kurono :: J-Core / Hardcore / UK Hardcore Website | SoundCloud Kurono is a self-taught J-Core/UK Hardcore DJ and producer located on the east coast. He has been mixing hardcore music since the start of 2009 and branched off into music production / remixes based on popular animes and video games around mid 2010. One of his main objectives is to promote mixes of J-Core/UK Hardcore combined with other genres of hard dance music while incorporating a bit of turntablist scratching into the mix.
Lord Katsuhiko Jinnai :: Anime Speedcore Website | SoundCloud Since 2000, Katsuhiko Jinnai has been entertaining anime conventions, mixing anime songs while incorporating his Electronic Music talent and DJ artistry. He has worked with several independent artists such as Kristine Sa, Stephanie Yanez, SLY and anime/videogame rapper Maja. He was involved in the "Animetoonz 3 - Lemon and Lime" albums with singer Kristine Sa.
Maromi :: Cheese / Happy Hardcore Website | SoundCloud Pop remixes, high octane vocal happiness, and DiskoWarp!
M-Project :: Makina / Hardcore Website | SoundCloud M-Project started in 2000, working to spread the Spanish style of hardcore music of MAKINA. M-Project is currently managing four hardcore labels including MOB SQUAD TOKYO and TERRAFORM MUSIC. Through a variety of genres, they seek to give chaotic performances of hardcore songs, and to please their overseas fans.
The worldwide appeal of this music was shown beginning in 2007, as M-Project gave stellar yearly performances at AnimeCentral in Chicago, IL USA. Also in 2010 he DJed for Anime Expo in California. In 2008 M-Project provided a remix for L.E.D.? DENJIN K album (from Konami). M-Project also provided music for the music games Beatmania IIDX 16 EMPRESS in 2008, Beatmania IIDX 17 SIRIUS, Jubeat ripples in 2009, and Beatmania IIDX 18 Resort Anthem in 2010.
Currently, M-Project is rapidly gaining popularity in the dance music scene across the globe.
NAKURA* :: UK Hardcore / Happy Hardcore / Drum & Bass Website | SoundCloud NAKURA* will be playing some of his original productions and remixes as well as some of his favorite UK Hardcore and J-Core.
NDX & Komandan Garuda :: House & Funkot Website | SoundCloud NDX & Komandan Garuda are other side projects from Neodash Zerox. "NDX" (initials of Neodash Zerox) is one of them, that does house music. This is a fun side project. "Komandan Garuda" is the other, a funkot variation of him. Since he's part indonesian himself, it is his call to bring out his inner indonesian spirit. It is a weird combo, but he will surely Partyrock your booty into Bandung!
Neodash Zerox :: Freestyle Website | SoundCloud The first in the Netherlands that is specialized in the wide range of Japanese Hardcore (J-Core), variating from Hardstyle up all the way to Speedcore. And also safe to say one of the very few J-Core DJ's in Europe. Because he loves the wide viarity of the whole J-Core scene, he decided to be a freestyle artist, mixing alot of the styles into one great mix. Since he also grew up with dutch hardcore since 1990, he also have alot of european influences in his mixes. Neodash's greatest achievements so far: - Founder of the Japanese Dance Event "Deshima Sounds since 2008 - Having 2 cd releases under his name at "Mob Squad Black Label" and 1 cd release at "This is Terror" - Hosting a online radio show called "This is Terror" on dutch's biggest hardcore station, www.hardcoreradio.nl
Pithune :: Hardstyle Website Pithune is a Hardstyle DJ and producer from The Netherlands. Producer since 2004, active as DJ since 2005. Over the years he had residency and guestmixes on several big stations such as FearFM, HardFM, Hardstation.FM, Real Hardstyle Radio, Hardstyle.PL and many more including dutch parties. Pithune's first release came out in 2010, called "Partymusic EP", on the US hardstyle label Empiretraxx. His style has taken form over the years and can be considered "Melodic, hard and energetic"
Power2All :: J-Core Website | SoundCloud Early bird in the Hardcore/Gabber scene. Has been active in producing music in the 90's, and still using tracker software to produce music. Started DJ'ing around 2004 and 2005 and crawling my way up in the crowded DJ scene. You can find my latest productions on SoundCloud and YouTube, I normally make random music styled music, from Hardstyle to J-Core/Hardcore. Where can you find me else ? - Radio Station I often play at: http://radio.anonops.pro/ (AnonOps Radio) and http://www.animeacademyradio.info/ (AnimeAcademyRadio) - I play at various convention in the Netherlands (Abunai Convention, some DJ contest parties) and soon some in a few European countries.
Powermitten :: Mittencore Website | SoundCloud Before listening to Powermitten, place tongue firmly into cheek. Powermitten is a project of hard dance, hands up and spandex. Containing almost all self produced music, Powermitten rocks everything from electric saxes to electric kazoos live. Growing up in the Seattle EDM scene, strong ties to epic trance, hard electro and hardcore can be heard throughout his music. He was the first to remix Rebecca Black's "Friday" which was then voted as the best of all the remixes. To truly understand the Powermitten experience you should see it live; it has been called everything from "epic" to "electronic debauchery".
PrEyX :: Electro / Hardstyle Website | SoundCloud Hailing from Southern California, DJ PrEyX is an up-and-coming DJ with varied tastes, spinning anything from house to hardcore. He can be heard spinning his music while wearing cosplay at anime conventions all along the west coast.
Saiyan :: Yes Website | SoundCloud One of Toronto's finest, Saiyan will be bringing you the very best in.....well....whatever he feels like playing. Rest assured that whatever it is, it will be insane and awesome. That's kind of his thing.
Sake Bomb :: Breakbeat (breaks) Website | SoundCloud Currently affiliated with Seattle's well known, fun loving and hard partying F*ck Yeah Factory and one of Sakura-Con's newest DJ's, Sake Bomb is your go-to girl when it comes to energetic tunes with a twist! Belonging to the great city of Seattle, for the past few years Sake Bomb has been bringing venues around the city an awesome mixture of new and classic sounds ranging from revamped cartoon themes to bass pounding rock remixes.
SBZ :: Nerdcore Website | SoundCloud Also known as SAMPLING BASTARD ZORRO, DJ SBZ is the owner and manager of US-based hardcore label Allkore. Founded in 2009, Allkore is a label which strives to create a unity between Japanese hardcore and worldwide audiences, featuring talent from across the globe. SBZ himself has a love for all kinds of hardcore, but finds his passion in the underground Japanese "nerdcore" scene - not hip-hop but hardcore music focused on pop culture samples and massive sound. Expect to hear a showcase of some sick beats peppered with familiar sounds that will leave you begging for more!
Sigma Starr :: J-Trance Website | SoundCloud Sigma Starr plays obscure music selections from Trance, J-Trance, Goa Trance and House worldwide. Sigma Starr is a featured DJ on Katsuhiko Jinnai's online anime radio show "The Jinfluence", on Keiichi.net EX2 Extreme Anime Radio (www.animeradio.net).
SuPeR K! :: Happy Hardcore Website | SoundCloud When Vegas experienced a mass exodus among their hardcore deejays in the early 2000's, SuPeR K! stepped up to keep the music he loved alive. He acquired vinyl from the exiting deejays and his Thursday night internet radio show, sPiN! sPiN! SuPeR!, was born- here K! and friends planted the seeds to ensure hardcore's survival in Vegas and beyond. Within 2 years, SK! landed his first booking, proving that hardcore was alive and well! Since then, the "caped goodvibe SuPeR-raver" has performed across the US, bringing smiles to the masses with his energetic stage presence and distinct selection of cheesy tracks!
The Syndicator :: Hardstyle Website | SoundCloud The Syndicator is a Hyper Techno/Hardstyle cross over side project from Neodash Zerox. Even though this is a Hyper Techno/Hardstyle crossover, the mixes are also influenced with a little Donk, Dubstep Hands-up, Schranz and anything in between.
T2Kazuya :: Bassline Hardcore / UK Hardcore Website | SoundCloud Description: T2Kazuya is a 21 year old UK Hardcore producer from America (??!? What) He has been producing for 7 years and DJs on a laptop (????!?!?!? WHAT). #laptopdjssuck
Virus :: UK Hardcore / J-Core Website | MixCloud Virus has been a hero in the UK Hardcore scene for 10+ years, enchanting thousands of ravers at countless events across North America. Virus is known for his creative programming, sharp mixing skills and authoritative knowledge on all things hardcore. His unique style of happy, breakbeat and Japanese hardcore is guaranteed to make you rush.
YUKKURi :: Happy Hardcore / UK Hardcore Website | SoundCloud Like the name implies, YUKKURi’s style is rather casual and laid-back. But don’t let that take-it-easy attitude fool you. His hard-hitting, high-energy mixes will keep you on your toes and your hands in the air from the first song to the last! Specializing in Happy Hardcore, UK Hardcore, Hard House and Makina, as well as the unique styles of various Japanese Hardcore artists, you may not find YUKKURi at your local nightclub, but if you happen to find yourself moving to some hard-hitting beats played by a guy wearing a big red bow, then you've probably already found him!
More Information Will Be Made Available As More Details Are Received! Until Then, Take It Easy~