EDMSauce lately had the pleasure interviewing, North Carolina based mostly DJ Kyle Field higher identified by his stage identify, Spectre. Serving up an eclectic and refreshing combine home & trance music, Spectre is on the rise within the trance scene! Recently, performing alongside Armin van Burren, Markus Schulz, Paul Oakenfold, and Gabriel & Dresden – Spectre is onto huge 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 the Air Force. I used to be residing in Kansas City, MO. I used to be open-format then and ultimately obtained 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 concentrate on digital music. My first time DJ’ing beneath the identify Spectre was 5 years in the past and I have not appeared again since.
EDMSauce: Spectre is a novel 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 all the time had a bizarre curiosity about ghosts, and I really like the James Bond motion pictures, so Spectre simply sort 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 trance and home, I’ve just one rule in relation to the kind music I play: I’ve to take pleasure in it personally. Having stated that, trance and home are my high two favourite sub-genres digital music. I do take pleasure in tracks that fall outdoors these “packing containers” but it surely’s often on a track-by-track foundation.
EDMSauce: Do you will have any new music popping out that you would be able to inform us about?
I am presently working with a superb pal mine studying the ins and outs manufacturing and I discover that already figuring out the right 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 may guess it is going to be one thing I am proud , that is for certain!
EDMSauce: Who are some your musical influences or musicians you look as much as/inspire 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 because the first time I heard one his songs. I bear in mind going and listening to each track 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 itself.Some different artists who encourage me are Stevie Ray Vaughan, Ferry Corsten, Otis Redding, Kaskade, and course 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 model, I went in a barely completely different route and performed primarily home and tech with a bit bit progressive trance for my opening set. That manner people obtained one thing aside from trance all night time lengthy. Also, earlier than this present I performed my first-ever all-vinyl set at a neighborhood/regional trance present my pal and I began known as Queen City Trance. Learning to combine with precise data 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 provide a track with?
Out the folks I do know I’d love to provide a track with my good pal George Mack and in addition I just like the stuff that Kenneth “Xxcess” Cullens produces. As for fantasy collaborations, Armin course. 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 Mixcloud web page full of bangin’ music! And ensure to observe him on his Official Facebook web page!