EDMSauce Exclusive Interview with Talented Trance Producer Spectre

EDMSauce not too long ago had the pleasure of interviewing, North Carolina based mostly DJ/Producer Kyle Fields higher recognized by his stage identify, 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 and Andrew Bayer – Spectre is onto massive 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 dad and mom at all times 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 ultimately 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 deal with digital music. My first time DJ’ing beneath the identify Spectre was 5 years in the past and I have never seemed again since.

EDMSauce: Spectre is a singular identify! Can you inform us how and why you selected this identify specifically?

Well, I used to be initially DJ’ing beneath the identify DJ Encino since Kansas City however after I transitioned away from open-format I wished a brand new identify to symbolize my rebirth into digital music. I’ve at all times had a bizarre curiosity about ghosts, and I like the James Bond motion pictures, so Spectre simply sort of match.
EDMSauce:You primarily produce and play trance/home – do you propose 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 terms of the kind of music I play: I’ve to get pleasure from it personally. Having stated that, trance and home are my prime two favourite sub-genres of digital music. I do get pleasure from tracks that fall outdoors of these “packing containers” but it surely’s often on a track-by-track foundation.

EDMSauce: Do you could have any new music popping out that you would be able to inform us about?

I am presently working with a superb good friend of mine studying the ins and outs of manufacturing and I discover that already understanding learn how to DJ undoubtedly helps with making songs however there are such a lot of issues which can be completely different!! Any different creative-type particular person 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 may wager it will likely be one thing I am pleased 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 at all times 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 12 months in the past was an honor and an expertise that I can’t quickly neglect 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 fashion, I went in a barely completely different path and performed primarily home and tech with a bit little bit of progressive trance for my opening set. That manner people bought one thing apart from trance all evening lengthy. Also, earlier than this present I performed my first-ever all-vinyl set at a neighborhood/regional trance present my good friend 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 good friend George Mack and in addition I just like the stuff that Kenneth “Xxcess” Cullens produces. As for fantasy collaborations, Armin in fact. I additionally love what Spencer Brown and Grum have been placing out!
Please take a second to take a look at North Carolina based mostly DJ/Producer Spectre’s Soundcloud and Spotify pages full of bangin’ music! And be certain that to observe him on his Official Facebook web page!

 

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