Early outings from DJ Addiction and Mitton's own Carlito project were supported by contributions from such notables as Tango, Q Project and Neil Trix with the airy sound of the album occasionally giving way to provide the first glimpse of the jazz influences which later came to briefly dominate the genre.
Having dipped their toes in the artist album market with some success and fleshed out the east coast of the UK with their Storm from the East compilations, Playford handed over the reins to James Mitton, one third of Essence of Aura, to compile an album that reflected the sound of the Midlands, whose burgeoning scene had produced such notable labels as Formation
Check out DJ Addiction on Beatport. Transcentral Connection II. Carlito, DJ Addiction, Neil Trix, Q Project, Spinback, Futurebound, Organic Synthetic, Guardians of Dalliance, Vext, Technical Itch. Earth, Vol. 2 (Original 12" Version). Rollercone, LTJ Bukem, Odyssey, Blame, Artemis, Intense, Blu Mar Ten, DJ Addiction, DJ Crystl.
Album · 1996 · 10 Songs. Transcentral Connection Various Artists. Listen on Apple Music. Guardians of Dalliance.
His first Transcentral Connection album on Moving Shadow did much to focus attention on artists outside of the M25 cut-off, while the new compilation marks a resurgence of confidence amongst artists and promoters in the Midlands as well as a steadily growing scene well away from the London fallout. The return of Spinback & Q Project, DJ Addiction, Neil Trix, Vext, Future Bound, Guardians of Dalliance and of course Carlito fills the album with a wide range of contemporary styles, and again shows that the Midlands has really made its mark on the drum & bass scene this album must be played loud". Background: Some quotes from press about the previous Transcentral Connection compilation. A brilliantly adventurous and highly acclaimed series of compilations. This is the third instalment of said series and, yup, it too is bloody amazing.
Transcentral Connection. DJ Addiction - Soulful Behaviour (CD 1) (2002). DJ& Addiction & Producer @ Hardcore Heaven Weekender 2010. 2Shy MC & DJ Addiction - PyroRadio - (12/12/2016). Bedroom sessions with DJ ADDICTION. DJ Addiction - Soulful Behaviour. Dj Addiction - Tempo.
Q Project & Spinback. Transcentral Connection, 1996. Q Project & Spinback.
|1||Coscode||DJ Addiction feat: Carlito||6:26|
|2||Visions||DJ Addiction feat: Vext||6:32|
|3||2010||DJ Addiction feat: Q-Project / Spinback||8:04|
|4||Fever||DJ Addiction feat: Tango||6:46|
|5||So This Is Love '96||DJ Addiction feat: Essence of Aura||8:07|
|6||Revolution||DJ Addiction feat: Neil Trix||7:43|
|7||Field of Dreams||DJ Addiction feat: Breeze||6:47|
|9||Persuasion||DJ Addiction feat: Guardians of Dalliance||7:13|
|10||Sixth Sense||DJ Addiction feat: B.C.||8:52|
CreditsEssence of Aura - Primary Artist
B.C. - Primary Artist
Breeze - Primary Artist
Carlito - Primary Artist
DJ Addiction - Primary Artist
Guardians of Dalliance - Primary Artist
Q-Project - Primary Artist
Spinback - Primary Artist
Tango - Primary Artist
Neil Trix - Primary Artist
Vext - Primary Artist