About this episode and DJs
Hosted by Area709.com co-founder Wes Straub, 709 Sessions focuses on the deep, heavy progressive sound being pioneered in Western Canada by the diverse and talented Area709 group, and includes monthly sets from both himself and a select group of internation talent. Expect an endless number unique personal impressions on what is considered progressive music, from clubby prog house to dark psy-induced prog trance with every monthly show.
For more on Area709, please visit www.area709.com
|Residing in Calgary, Canada, in just a short few years, Wes has become one of Western Canada’s most sought after progressive trance djs. He’s headlined clubs and events in many cities across Canada, the U.S. and Mexico as well as the world famous island of Ibiza, Spain, and has had the privilege of opening many of Calgary’s biggest club shows, sharing the booth with the likes of Markus Schulz (Calgary’s favorite opener for Markus with four shows in two years), Nick Warren, Jody Wisternoff, Vibrasphere, Max Graham, Laidback Luke, and Infected Mushroom.
Beyond the big stages, Wes continues to hold down the longest running progressive residency in Calgary, aptly named Pure.Prog, which is now into its fourth year, while on the web, Wes’s 709Sessions radio show is moving into its third successful year, with monthly broadcasts on Digitally Imported, Dance Radio Global, Tribalmixes.org and Evolved.fm. Wes is a true pioneer of the ‘deep trance’ sound - an emotionally inspired fusion of...[read more]|