Label: Dance Factory - DFR 02-7379-2 • Format: CD Compilation, Unofficial Release • Country: Netherlands • Genre: Electronic • Style: Trance, Hard Trance, Eurodance, Italodance
Datura is a magical plant which grows in the hills of North Mexico and the Yaqui shaman use these plants for their rituals to get close to knowledge. From this plant Ciro Pagano, Stefano Mazzavillani, d. Ricci and d. Cirillo take the name for the group. They are captured by the mystery, by the religions and by all the processes of knowledge that go Anya - Deep Purple - Come Hell Or High Water the scientific reason.
Datura try to get close and to explore these parallel and under worlds which fill up their minds. The track gets several good critics and enters the dance charts. After Devotion sung by Billie Ray Martin it starts a cooperation with her who sings for other two tracks included in the Datura album called ETERNITY like the single previously released which reached the first position in the official sales chart in Italy.
Abroad Datura starts consolidating their name and are recognised as a cult band thanks to the success of Yerba del diablo and in winter the release of the track FADE TO GREY featuring Steve Strange confirms the internationality of the group musically speaking. Datura is engaged in fighting with the 7 mental hallucinations.
After a very successful winter at the top of the Man Sees The Future - Attilio Mineo - Man In Space With Sounds with two tracks, Datura released a brand new album which was preceded by the release of the single MANTRA a massive summer hit which also entered in the Italian top ten.
Autumn sees the release of their brand new single that marks the start of an important change in their artistic career. THE SIGN is the smash hit of this summer following once again the pop dance style which gets good reactions from everywhere. In summer Datura back again with another pop dance track called I WILL PRAY that has been air played by all the major radio networks and has reached the top of the Italian selling chart in a few weeks after its released!!!
Datura and Time records staff and decided to complete this production commissioning the remix to d. Gius, d. Cirillo and the original version. January the unmistakeable sound which distinguish Datura take us to an atmosphere which reminds of ancient times and takes its starting point from the Mexican tablelands. A long countdown brings us towards the end of our age, with the sun at the end of its millennial cycle and to keep on shining needs the sacrifice of the gods: the supreme sacrifice will generate new gods.
Datura are always original and updated and with "Will Be One" they reconfirm their style and tendency in the worldwide dance-music scene.
November S. The single includes two brand new versions: the former is a strong techno remix by the well-known d. Radio Italia Networkand the latter by the S. This one is very powerful and impressive and nearly similar to the original version style. Just listen to understand and dance: Datura altera los hombres!
March a new project is ready. The track become a smash hits in few weeks in Italy, Spain and more Yerba Del Diablo (Part 3) - Datura - Greatest Hits charts. March a new Datura production start and go on the italian and european radio charts. The song is remixed by an italian dj team. September another remix of Datura classic.
The remix is made with the original voice of Steve Strange the same of the Datura original mix and the same of the original eighties Visage.
Datura in console mixes the hits of the nineties with all their artists friends that make live Yerba Del Diablo (Part 3) - Datura - Greatest Hits in a one special Thunder In My Heart Again (Radio Edit) - Meck Feat.
Leo Sayer - Thunder In My Heart Again named "PEZZI DA 90". The compilation, in double cd, contains the original smash hits of the best italian producers and artists selected by Datura.
In this program Datura talk about music, history, artists, djs and more of nineties Yerba Del Diablo (Part 3) - Datura - Greatest Hits interview and memories of that golden decade. And the story to be continued…. Datura Datura is a magical plant which grows in the hills of North Mexico and the Yaqui shaman use these plants for their rituals to get close to knowledge.
Ride The Thug Line - Krayzie Bone - Thug On Da Line, Erotica - Charles Bernstein - Gator (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack), Miles & Miles - The Bad Engrish - No Passing Trend, A Testa Bassa - Derozer - Di Nuovo In Marcia