Dj/Host Blake Sutherland
Featuring exclusive mixes from Solee, Pole Folder, Cid Inc, Oliver Lieb, Ryan Davis, Fairmont, Microtrauma, Jesse Somfay, Mattheis, Van Did, Deepfunk, PHM, Groj, Greg Benz, Mattheis, Lanny May, Boss Axis, Nature of Music, Arjuna Schiks, Jamie Stevens, Olivier Weiter,
and many more.
Cityscape Sessions is a bi-weekly music radio show that focuses on cutting-edge progressive house
and melodic techno. Over the last 8 years, the show has become an internationally recognized source of quality dance music, featuring exclusive mixes from the world’s most forward-thinking producers and DJs.
Cityscape Sessions is broadcast to listeners in over 72 countries.
For over 15 years, Canadian DJ and producer Blake Sutherland has thoroughly immersed himself in electronic music culture. As a DJ, he has developed a unique style that balances dark and edgy sounds with catchy melodies and floor-shaking energy. He has played throughout Canada, the USA, Holland, Australia, and Germany alongside some of the biggest names in dance music, including Guy Gerber, Solee, and Christian Loffler. In 2008, Blake Sutherland launched Cityscape Sessions, a radio show which to this day airs bi-weekly on over 40 radio stations throughout 72 countries around the world. In addition to Cityscape Sessions, Blake Sutherland is likely best known for his work with Wide Angle Recordings, the label he launched in 2007. The record label aims to deliver quality dance music with heart by promoting undiscovered talent through established dance music veterans. Over the years, Wide Angle Recordings has become an internationally recognized source of cutting edge progressive house and melodic techno while kick-starting the careers and many upcoming artists around the globe. In addition, under Blake’s direction the label has established support from Armin Van Buuren, Sasha, Nick Warren, Laurent Garnier, Tensnake and Hernan Cattaneo and licensed music to Armada, Universal Music Greece and most recently Mixmag England and Mixmag Germany.
In the year ahead, Blake Sutherland will focus on label and artist development, growth of the radio show, and his production skills. His dedication to the scene remains unwavered as he continues to shape the landscape of forward-thinking and emotional dance music.
Wide Angle Recordings
Wide Angle Recordings is a Canadian record label that focuses on quality electronic music with heart. The label specializes in melodic techno and progressive house that is consistently fresh and undeniably original.
Founded in 2007 by DJ and producer Blake Sutherland, Wide Angle Recordings serves as an outlet for versatile dance music that transcends dancefloors and morning commutes. It is the background to your workday and the soundtrack to your night. The label’s impressive catalog features music from artists who are on the cutting edge of the industry, including Dual Shaman, Mattheis, Lanny May, Max Cooper, Jesse Somfay, Mateo Murphy, PHM, and Afrojack. Wide Angle Recordings’ music can be found on countless compilations worldwide and in the sets Nick Warren, Laurent Garnier, Hernan Cattaneo, Stephan Bodzin, Tommy Four Seven, and many others.
The label and Blake Sutherland are also host to the long standing Cityscape Sessions podcast, which showcases the very best in progressive house and melodic techno from around the world. Regular guests on the show include Ryan Davis, Microtrauma, Dual Shaman, Groj, Jesse Somfay, and more.
With a fresh outlook and a roster of inspiring, talented artists, the label is set for another impressive year of forward-thinking, original dance music.