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Jack Vanstone

Flying the flag for Cuba is the dance floor destroyer and owner of the first ever Techno imprint based on the northern Caribbean island, Julio Machado aka. Hioll.

Hioll brings a unique take on a club focused sound, combining addictive plucks with intricate atmosphere and a raw, thumping low end to deliver high energy sets direct to the dance floor.

Immersing his listeners into a hypnotic trance like euphoria, underpinned by a primal and rhythmical vitality is common place throughout his productions and DJ sets, both of which come in droves.

Having amassed several releases on reputable underground labels, Hioll has released tracks on some of the industries best imprints including DRVMS LTD, Flash and Bipolar Disorder.

One of our favourites from his recent selection of artist EP’s was released via his own label Abstraction back in 2018 and contains 4 powerful originals that keep your feet moving from start to finish.

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Abstraction is the first Techno only imprint to be founded in the nation of Cuba and is a project that delivers a consistent catalog of club focused tracks from reputable names in the underground circuit, including Sun Over Me and Are:gone.

Alongside his vast discography of creative works are podcasts and mixes for some of the industries best upcoming streams, including mixes for Berlin based blog Nova Future and FRACTURE which came out back in September and October 2018 respectively.

Adding to his existing online presence and contributing yet more gold to his ever expanding network of creative content, Hioll has delivered yet another stand out mix for the ABYSS Presents | Mix Series. So buckle in for the next hour of high energy, club focused Techno in the second instalment of the series this year, brought to you by Hioll.

Listen to Hioll’s ABYSS Presents mix below.