Astralis is a progressive psychedelic producer and dj, the man behind is Kornel Vladar who lives in the highlands of Zurich in Switzerland. Music of Astralis can distribed as a system of eternal, dreamlike and psychedelic sounds that have the power to alter consciousness. Astralis relys upon his dreams, inspirations and visions for guidance and his knowledge of computer-aided creation, subtractive synthesis, virtual analogy, software sequenzer and wave editor programs in producing his music. This purely electronically generated sounds supports expansion of consciousness and the development of insight and intuition through dance, trance and music: The revelation of mind!
Astralis‘ first official live act was in 2009 in the legendary progressive club Pilger Jack in the Zurich Highlands, who played top-notch progressive ariststs, partycularly from north germany (Kularis, Day.Din, Moontales and more). In the same year he had his first release on Audioalchemists Records. Because the success of his music Astralis has played along-side some of the most known names of european progressive scene such as: Day.Din, Inner State, Vaishiyas, Ritmo, Funky Dragon, Egoryhtmia and much more. Further Releases on Audioalchemists Rec. and Synergetic Rec. has been followed. But what happen before?
Well, Astralis had first contact to psychedelic trance in 1995, and it was love at first sight. To immerse oneselve in trance music he decided to learn the craft of DJing. Meanwhile in 1997 he bought his first synthesizer, an Yamaha AN-1x. Since 1999 he has played as Dj Omline sumless wicked Dj sets in clubs and at parties. But if you don’t go forwards you go backwards, so he has installed in 2007 NI Traktor Scratch on his laptop. Kornel also organise parties with international line-ups (Aquafeel, Ritmo, True Lies, Earsugar and more) and is founder and owner of the progressive and psychedelic trance label Audioalchemists Records. And now lets have a look in the cristall ball: There are new tunes, further compilations for Audioalchemists Rec., collaborations with other artists, remixes and last but not least: the Astralis debut album. Stay tuned for a future full of progressive psychedelic trance!