Symbiosis Gathering

Symbiosis Gathering - Pyramid Lake 2012

Since 2005, Symbiosis Events has earned a worldwide reputation for delivering transformational peak experiences through a fusion of nightly art and music mixed with daytime workshops for mind, body and beyond. Past Symbiosis Gatherings in the Santa Cruz Mountains, Angels Camp, and Yosemite National Park and recent Solar Eclipse Gatherings in Pyramid Lake (all USA) and Eclipse 2012 ion Australia have attracted thousands of evolutionaries from around the world.

Symbiosis is ment as a collaboration . . . →Symbiosis Gathering

Alex Grey

Alex Grey: Artists Hand, taken from alexgrey.com

Alex Grey (born November 29, 1953) is an American artist specializing in spiritual and psychedelic art (or visionary art) that is sometimes associated with the New Age movement. Grey is a Vajrayana practitioner. His body of work spans a variety of forms including performance art, process art, installation art, sculpture, visionary art, and painting. Grey is a member of the Integral Institute. He is also on the board of advisors for the Center for Cognitive . . . →Alex Grey

Grateful Dead

Grateful Dead reunite for 50th anniversary

The Grateful Dead were an American rock band formed in 1965 in Palo Alto, California. Ranging from quintet to septet, the band was known for its unique and eclectic style, which fused elements of country, folk, bluegrass, blues, reggae, rock, improvisational jazz, psychedelia, space rock, for live performances of lengthy instrumental jams, and for their devoted fan base, known as “Deadheads”. “Their music,” writes Lenny Kaye, “touches on ground that most other groups don’t even . . . →Grateful Dead

Ephemeral Mists

The synthetic dream foundation

Ephemeral mists began its musical journey during the beginning of 2009, when composer, Brett Branning from Tampa (Florida/USA) began fusing his cutting edge ambient electronics with the ancient musical traditions and instruments of the middle east and far east. The result is a stunningly beautiful ambient world of sound that goes well beyond the cliches of the genre and reaches for daunting new artistic and creative heights. The debut album, “Moon ritual”, is currently avaiable . . . →Ephemeral Mists

Irina Mikhailova

Irina Mikhailova

Born and raised in the Republic of Kazakhstan, Irina currently resides in San Francisco (USA), where for the last ten years she has released many solo and collaborative projects, most of which explore vocal technique, traditional instrumentation and digital composition, all while taking in the styles of contemporary folk, modern lounge, dub-ambient, tribal psy-trance and Arabic groove. Her talents have brought her onto stage with a diversity of world performers, ranging from Cheb i Sabbah . . . →Irina Mikhailova

Jirah

Jirah

Jirah is Tim McCall, a psytrance/downtempo producer from the USA. Raised in a very musical family, he learned much about music and the importance it plays in our lives. From the age of 12 he was drawn early on to 80’s pop and early techno music, leading him to experiment with various instruments and digital processing. Jirah contributed to our releases V.A. “Psychedelic Traveller – Vol. I”and V.A. “Psytraveller – Vol. II”.

Although he is . . . →Jirah

Happy Herbs Company

Happy Herb Company

Happy Herbs is a unique and dynamic company in Uki, NSW, Australia, that believes in an ethical approach to business. Today they run 9 shops in Australia and the USA. Ray Thorpe, the founder, believes in a ‘not-only-for-profit’ spirit, where 10% of the company’s turnover is dedicated to health-based community projects, activism for plant freedom and drug law reform, and herbal education. The company’s mission statement is: “Promoting the appreciation, information, benefits, culture, use, and . . . →Happy Herbs Company

Goa Gil

Goa Gil

Goa Gil (Gilbert Levey) is an American-born musician, DJ, remixer and party organizer. He is one of the founders of the goa trance and psytrance movement in electronic dance music. Gil was born in 1951 and grew up in San Francisco, California. He witnessed the birth of the hippie movement and acid rock, and was involved with the freak collectives Family Dog and Sons of Champlin. Feeling that the San Francisco musical scene was falling . . . →Goa Gil

USA

United States

The goa trance movement in the U.S saw its genesis in San Francisco in the early 1990s, where major labels Geomagnetic and Ceiba records began. Over the years, the focus spread more widely and after the turn of the millennium drifted to Los Angeles. It now appears to be drifting up the west coast again, with Portland and Seattle becoming much more active in the last few years. The psytrance scene has never been bigger, . . . →USA

Bluetech

Evan "Bluetech" Bartholomew (taken by Daniel Zetterstrom - http://canphoto.zenfolio.com)

Bluetech is Evan Bartholomew and produces his unique style of digital downtempo from the West Coast of North America. He is a psybient DJ/producer who creates a varied selection of downtempo music. Bluetech’s music is very diverse, even for a psybient artist. He places significant emphasis on melody in his productions, and his works often demonstrate an influence from dub and ambient techno.

Classically trained on the piano for public performing, Bluetech deviated from the . . . →Bluetech