A two day celebration with 23,000 people set against the dramatic landscape of The Gorge in Washington State. A #3 us Billboard Album with Above & Beyond. Festival stages worldwide including Electric Daisy Carnival, Electric Zoo and Tomorrowland. The Anjuna brand is stronger than ever, capturing hearts worldwide. A permanent fixture in the Anjunabeats calendar, the Anjunabeats Worldwide compilation series has brought us extended musical journeys from the minds of Mat Zo, Arty, ilan bluestone, Jason Ross, Grum and more. With his star burning brighter than ever before, Oliver Smith steps behind the decks for the next chapter in this legendary mix series: Anjunabeats Worldwide 08 Mixed By Oliver Smith.
The first signing made by above & beyond to the label back in 2000, Olie has been responsible for countless catalogue classics including ‘White', ‘Northern Lights' and ‘Pressure'. Yet the last 18 months have seen the U.K. based producer strike gold with a series of mesmerizing progressive and trance releases, finding support from the likes of armin van buuren, Hardwell, David Guetta, Ferry Corsten and Sander van Doorn. Following an inspired set under the stars at The Gorge Amphitheater last September during Above & Beyond's Group Therapy 250 festival, Olie now takes charge of curating Anjunabeats Worldwide 08.
Anjunabeats Worldwide 08 Mixed By Oliver Smith features 17 exclusive tracks, our latest Worldwide adventure showcases the full breadth and range of Oliver Smith, including 9 exclusive originals, a collaboration with Above & Beyond Acoustic vocalist Natalie Holmes and the revival of his deep alias, Meramek. Worldwide 08 also welcomes Audien and Mat Zo back to their ancestral home at Anjunabeats plus new contributions from label stalwarts Kyau & Albert and Nitrous Oxide. 2018 heavy-hitters ilan Bluestone, Sunny Lax, Genix and Spencer Brown complete the journey in emphatic fashion.