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Green Snake Records Announces Playlist And DJs For 'Snake Sessions' 053.

Russian and Ukranian DJs and Producers Samotarev and Following Light in two pictures side by side with Green Snake Records logo in middle.

Green Snake Records has published their playlist and guest DJs for their forthcoming show 'Snake Sessions' 053 this Friday the 6th of March 2020 10 PM to 12 AM Indochina Time (ICT) and repeating on Tuesday 10 AM to 12 PM (ICT). Scientific Sound Asia is the English language electronic music station for foreigners and locals in Japan, Vietnam, China, Thailand and the rest of Asia.

Green Snake Records was founded in 2009 as a Russian-Australian label in cooperation with Bellarine Recordings. From the August 2009 the label is working as a single Russian label being owned by head honcho Samotarev. It's focused on such music styles as progressive house, tech house, deep house and techno, releasing both tracks from Russian and foreign producers.

Russian DJ and producer Samotarev wearing headphones whilst performing as a DJ one finger pointing up and smiling, image in black and white.

Green Snake CEO Samotarev (first hour).

This weeks first hour is Green Snake records CEO Samotarev, Samotarev real name Alexey Samotarev began his career in 1997 as Breakbeat and Electrohouse DJ in his home country Russia. He was one of the originators of The Python Project a Progressive House, Tech House and Techno trio started in Rostov-on-Don (Russia) by members Yura Kolomiytsev, Alexei Samotarev (aka DJ Samotarev) and Eugeniy Litovchenko.

At roughly the same time he started his journey as a DJ playing with both Vinyl and CDJ's. He played in many Russian and Ukrainian clubs, also at Festivals and private parties in cities all over Russia and the Ukraine. In 2004 the first album Deep Pressure was released by The Python Project and a series of tracks were released afterwards.

Between 2004 and 2006 he was the co-organizer of the Promo group SabotaDJ and organised Massive Music Festivals in the south of Russia with attendees reaching the thousands, between 2005 and 2007 he was the co-host of the weekly radio show Adrenalin at Radio N. In 2006 the first Python Project’ track was released on the Xeton Label and plenty of releases followed on the following labels Ascension, Balkan Connection, Behold, Bellarine, Composure, Jetlag, Monad, Presslab, Proton, Real Music, Segment, System and Toes In The Sand labels.

In 2009 he started his solo career as Samotarev with the 'Space Travel' track released on The Lowbit Label (with remixes by Thomas Penton, Rachael Star and Joshua Collins). In 2009 Samotarev established his own label The Green Snake Label, its main direction being progressive sound. In 2012 he moved to Saint-Petersburg where he began the residency of Parkking, a famous after party club and played in many other popular clubs such as Music Hall, 4:20 Music Lab, Prodj Club, OM Café, Look, Q Club.

In 2016 Samotarev moved in Thailand (Koh Phangan) and became the resident at 4U Bar & Lost Paradise, took part in Scandal Festival (Koh Phangan). He regularly plays in KC Beach Club, The Beach and Gecko Club (Koh Samui), 360 Bar, Loi Lay, Samsara, Guy’s Bar, Local Bar, Coast Resort, Seaboard Bungalows, Amsterdam Bar, Jungle Experience and Mustache (Bangkok). Samotarev will never stop producing, one of Samotarev’s singles he made whilst living in Thailand “Voice of Phangan” (Bonzai Progressive) was in the TOP 100 Progressive House on Beatport.

In 2019 Samotarev moved to Phuket island, Thailand and started two new projects, Kazache (production in Deep and Minimal styles) plus playing at conceptual parties by “Batik” label and Sam Python (focusing more on commercial and intelligent styles such as Nu Disco and House.

Ukranian DJ and Producer Following Light smiling with head turned to right, black and white image.

Guest DJ (second hour) Following Light.

This week second hour is Following Light, Following Light a.k.a Kirill Guk hails from Odessa (Ukraine). From an early age he showed an interest in art and he really enjoyed painting. Subsequently, he entered and then successfully graduated from the Faculty of painting of Art School in Odessa.

After graduation, Following Light started to experiment with electronic music and also owns Inmost Records (Proton). Following Light’s music productions are often supported and played by such stars as Markus Schulz ,Hernan Cattaneo, Max Graham, and many more.

Following Light's sound is mostly atmospheric progressive house with elements of melodic techno, which always has its own contrast. With the support of DJs from different parts of the world, he's released music on 100+ labels including Particles, Lowbit, Slideways, Saturate Audio, Soundteller Records, Stellar Fountain, Visceral, OLD SQL Recordings, Magic Room, Balkan Connection and many more.

His mix features some of his original tracks and remixes, enjoy the show!

Snake Sessions 053 6th of March 2020.

First hour: Samotarev.

Owen Ear - Memories (Original Mix) [3rd Avenue]

Kandar, Nick Newman - Simplicity (Li-Polymer Remix) [Balkan Connection]

Brunoh – Satellites (Original Mix) [Clinique]

Mazze - Night Of Granis (Original Mix) [One Of A Kind]

Mars Monero & Rodskeez - Sun Disperser (Original Mix) [Balkan Connection]

Brunoh – Punished (Original Mix) [Clinique]

Stylo - Got Mine (Jos & Eli Remix) [Timeless Moment]

Elkris - Aviator (David Eye Remix) [Dynamica]

Ivanshee – Jollier (Original Mix) [Balkan Connection]

Beatpunx - One Giant Leap for Mankind (Original Mix) [Lodjiya]

Second hour: Following Light.

GNTN, Artche - Tensions (Cid Inc Remix) [Einmusika Recordings]

Guy J - Day Of Light (Original Mix) [Lost&Found]

SICHI & Following Light - Around In Circles (Original Mix) [Lincor Apex]

Stan Kolev - Ahimsa (Extended Mix) [UV]

Beatpunx - One Step for a Man (Original Mix) [Lodjiya]

Nick Devon - Atlas (Originla Mix) [Steyoyoke]

DJ Cybertsai - Farout Land (Following Light Remix) [Dog and Man]

Matias Chilano - Red Line (Original Mix) [Sudbeat]

Beatpunx - One Step for a Man (Following Light Remix) [Lodjiya]

Duo K - Panic at the Disco (Original Mix) [ANCL Lincor]

Duo K - Panic at the Disco (Following Light Remix) [ANCL Lincor]

PANTHA PANG - BASS 89 (Following Light Remix) [ANCL Lincor]

Stopcode & Following Light - Exit (Original Mix) [ANCL Lincor]

Listen On Mixcloud Here.


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