TAYLOR

TAYLOR

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As one of the biggest underground DJ heroes in the US, Taylor has been developing his passion for music since the age of 12. As a recognized crowd-pleaser and having alread... read more
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As one of the biggest underground DJ heroes in the US, Taylor has been developing his passion for music since the age of 12. As a recognized crowd-pleaser and having already had tremendous impact on the ever-growing West coast scene, Taylor regularly plays at huge venues across North America and is now recognized as a Premier DJ on an international scale.

At the forefront of the US progressive trance scene, Taylor has earned the distinction of being one of the first US DJ’ to represent the Ministry of Sound, the largest dance music company in the world, with the release of “Trance Nation America”. This double CD, which was released on Ultra Records, with one mix by Taylor and the other from Jimmy Van M., proved to be one of the most successful compilations of 2000.

Currently, Taylor is gearing up for the summer 2001 release of his first solo double disc compilation entitled “Synesthesia” due out in July 2001 on Ultra Records. This aims to be another successful summer dance compilation and will be one of the first double CD’ released by an American DJ.

Featured on this CD as the closing track is “Today” a collaboration with P.O.B. , of Seismic and Platipus fame. Expectations are high for this duo and they don’t disappoint with their unique driving basslines and hauntingly beautiful vocal.

Playing uncompromisingly intense sets, Taylor is known for the perfectionism of his flawless, key-matched mixes. Those who do not recognize his name from DJing are sure to know him from the hit single “Anomaly – Calling Your Name” by Libra Presents Taylor, a long ago collaboration with BT.

Taylor has helped set the standard for progressive house and trance. Premier DJ John Digweed calls Taylor, “the true innovator of the progressive sound on the American west coast,” while his partner Sasha gushes that “Taylor is one of the most inspiring new school DJ’ I’ve heard…”