EDMSauce not too long ago had the pleasure of interviewing, North Carolina primarily based DJ Kyle Field higher identified by his stage title, Spectre. Serving up an eclectic and refreshing mixture of home & trance music, Spectre is on the rise within the trance scene! Recently, performing alongside of Armin van Burren, Markus Schulz, Paul Oakenfold, and Gabriel & Dresden – Spectre is onto large issues and there appears to be no slowly down for this DJ!
EDMSauce: How did you begin within the EDM scene?
Music has been in my life since I used to be a baby. My mother and father all the time performed music in the home and I performed saxophone within the faculty band. I did not get into DJ’ing till after getting out of the Air Force. I used to be residing in Kansas City, MO. I used to be open-format then and finally bought into DJ’ing weddings. When I moved to Charlotte I began working my manner into the open-format bar DJ’ing right here. Eventually I used to be launched to deal with music at a spot known as Kazba. I had by no means actually been to an all-house music membership earlier than that and I instantly fell in love. I started to take fewer and fewer open-format gigs as I started to give attention to digital music. My first time DJ’ing beneath the title Spectre was 5 years in the past and I have never regarded again since.
EDMSauce: Spectre is a novel title! Can you inform us how and why you selected this title particularly?
Well, I used to be initially DJ’ing beneath the title DJ Encino since Kansas City however after I transitioned away from open-format I needed a brand new title to signify my rebirth into digital music. I’ve all the time had a bizarre curiosity about ghosts, and I like the James Bond motion pictures, so Spectre simply form of match.
EDMSauce:You primarily produce and play trance/home – do you intend or are you open to exploring different “sub genres” sooner or later?
As for exploring issues outdoors of trance and home, I’ve just one rule in relation to the kind of music I play: I’ve to get pleasure from it personally. Having stated that, trance and home are my high two favourite sub-genres of digital music. I do get pleasure from tracks that fall outdoors of these “bins” but it surely’s often on a track-by-track foundation.
EDMSauce: Do you may have any new music popping out you can inform us about?
I am at the moment working with a superb pal of mine studying the ins and outs of manufacturing and I discover that already figuring out the way to DJ undoubtedly helps with making songs however there are such a lot of issues which can be completely different!! Any different creative-type individual will attest to being their very own worst critic and I fall into that class for certain. When I am able to launch one thing to the world, you possibly can wager it is going to be one thing I am happy with, that is for certain!
EDMSauce: Who are a few of your musical influences or musicians you look as much as/encourage you to proceed producing and Djing?
Of course my first reply to that query is all the time Armin van Buuren. He has been my favourite artist for the reason that first time I heard certainly one of his songs. I keep in mind going and listening to each tune of his that was on Spotify. Sidebar – Getting chosen to open for him a yr in the past was an honor and an expertise that I can’t quickly overlook and is a narrative in and of itself.Some different artists who encourage me are Stevie Ray Vaughan, Ferry Corsten, Otis Redding, Kaskade, and naturally Markus Schulz.
EDMSauce: This previous weekend (Saturday, Dec. 1st) you opened for Markus Schulz at World in Charlotte, North Carolina, are you able to inform us what that was like?
It was superior, really! Knowing his type, I went in a barely completely different route and performed primarily home and tech with just a little little bit of progressive trance for my opening set. That manner people bought one thing aside from trance all evening lengthy. Also, earlier than this present I performed my first-ever all-vinyl set at an area/regional trance present my pal and I began known as Queen City Trance. Learning to combine with precise information has been a humbling expertise for certain. I’ve gained an excellent deeper respect for these DJ’s who can reliably do it with perfection.
EDMSauce: And final however not least, who’re some musicians and producers that you’d love to supply a tune with?
Out of the individuals I do know I’d love to supply a tune with my good pal George Mack and in addition I just like the stuff that Kenneth “Xxcess” Cullens produces. As for fantasy collaborations, Armin after all. I additionally love what Spencer Brown and Grum have been placing out!
Please take a second to take a look at North Carolina primarily based DJ/Producer Spectre’s Soundcloud and Mixcloud web page stuffed with bangin’ music! And be sure that to observe him on his Official Facebook web page!