Chus & Ceballos are one of the most unique acts in the underground dance scene. The supreme duo from Spain, formed in the early 2000’s. Then quickly becoming pioneers known for their style of house music, ‘Iberican Sound’ and immersive performances at nightclubs to worldwide festivals and events. Stereo Productions founders and Stereo Productions Podcast have created a platform for up and coming underground house and techno artists for two decades, continuing to create iconic music. Their evolution throughout the past years has led them to the pinnacle of the global music scene.
Spreading their love and passion for the scene on a world tour, Chus & Ceballos will be performing in Amsterdam, Ibiza, LA, Toronto, and New York City. As well as head-ling the first installment of Groove Island in Catalina Island, California taking place in September. It was a privilege of interviewing the famous duo, learning more about their music and what to expect at Groove Island.
What are your top favorite Stereo Productions Podcast episodes of this year?
“We have a very special episode every year called From The Deep, it's used to be the first podcast of the year, an intimate and curated selection of boho deep afro tech house selected and mixed with love by Chus, check it out!”
What are some of your favorite countries that you performed in?
“We travel every year to Asia, we love Japan, Thailand and Indonesia, such an amazing culture, gastronomy, and breathtaking landscapes.”
You’ve recently released ‘Agolele’ on Nervous Records, how big was the feedback by fans and other artists within the community?
“We really like to remix songs or tracks that we love, ‘Agolele’ is a 90’s Classic from legendary Michael Flume on New York finest Nervous Records, this track has been essential in our DJ sets with enormous support from top artists and a huge impact on our fanbase! Everybody loves Agolele!”
Listen to their unique remix of Michael Flume - ‘Agolele’
A huge favorite and official Groove Cruise performers, Chus & Ceballos will be a part of its next chapter by being one of the main headliners of Groove Island. It will be a monumental and historic moment for everyone.
You will be part of the first edition of Groove Island, what was your reaction when you first discovered the news?
“We are long term supporters of Groove Cruise, been cruising with Jason and his crew for years so when we first heard about this new adventure and they confirmed our presence on the island the reaction was unreal, it's gonna be another unforgettable experience for sure, a great way to gathering with other artists and fans from all over the world.”
What are you most looking forward to at Groove Island?
“This is gonna be a bit different of a Groove Cruise because we are all together on Catalina Island and we are most looking forward to the activities that they are preparing where we’ll be able to interact with fans and have a great time doing different things like Snorkeling, Aerial Adventure (ropes course) or Fishing experience to name but a few.”
What is your festival schedule before you reach Groove Island?
“We just came from Tomorrowland, the first big festival of the summer and we are getting ready for the upcoming festivals that we are attending like Soundwaves in Portugal, Mysteryland in Holand and Dreambeach in Spain, also the Ibiza dates in Pacha for Claptone’s Masquerade, Hï, Mambo, and Eden! A very busy summer!”
You started your Summer Tour, what is your favorite city that you will be traveling to?
“We love Montreal in Canada, the amazing city with such a great crowd, very music-wise educated and gorgeous in the summertime. Highly recommend!”
What is your favorite memory of LA?
“We went to Joshua Tree the last time we performed in Los Angeles, something that we had on our bucket list for quite long. It was an amazing experience, we rent a car and we drove from LA to the national park and spend the whole day in such a spectacular natural landscape.”
Chus & Ceballos also plays a big a part at Groove Cruise, what was your most memorable Groove Cruise?
“We had fond memories and countless great moments but if we have to choose one that will be the year that we play the main pool deck the last night of the cruise arriving to Miami in the morning with a beautiful sunrise and the Miami skyline in from of us, it was epic!”
What’s on the horizon for Chus & Ceballos?
“2020 is around the corner and we are getting ready to celebrate the 20 Years Anniversary of Stereo Productions and Chus & Ceballos! A lot of great things coming for this special occasion.”
After two decades of creating music, making connections with devoted fans, and forming their own style of music, Chus & Ceballos continues to push boundaries in dance music. Be sure to catch them in Ibiza or at Groove Island and remember to stay up to date with Stereo Productions Podcast.