top column
Above & Beyond "Acoustic" OUT NOW!!

Above & Beyond "Acoustic" OUT NOW!!

"Orchestral and ethereal while still rooted in the world of electronica. One of the finest and most memorable shows in dance music history." Billboard

In the summer of 2013, Above & Beyond performed some of their best-loved songs acoustically as part of a 15-piece band, across four sold out shows at London's famous Porchester Hall which formed the basis of the Above & Beyond "Acoustic" studio album. The album was recorded in the spring and summer of 2013 and features a 24-piece orchestra. Upon its release today, the album went straight in at #1 in the iTunes US Dance Album Chart.

"The acoustic project is a reconnection with the musicians that we were before we met", said Above & Beyond's Tony McGuinness. "The songs have been on an interesting journey to get here because we tend to write in a fairly acoustic way anyway. We don't just stick a bit of vocal over a dance track - that's not how we work. We try to start with a song and it's usually only later down the line that we take certain elements from that song and progress them into a more dancefloor-friendly version".

With Above & Beyond "Acoustic", the group are putting aside their CDJs and lighting rigs to showcase their deeply-rooted musicianship and classical training. A band first and foremost, Above & Beyond are songwriters as much as they are DJs. Working with three singers, a string quartet, harpist, drummer and bassist, Above & Beyond are pushing the boundaries of dance music. Tony McGuinness sings and plays guitar, mandolin and ukulele, Paavo Siljamäki plays the grand piano and cello, and Jono Grant plays the Rhodes piano, guitar and vibraphone.


1. Miracle
2. You Got To Go
3. Satellite / Stealing Time
4. Thing Called Love
5. Can’t Sleep
6. Sun & Moon
7. Good For Me
8. Sirens Of The Sea
9. Love Is Not Enough
10. On A Good Day
11. Alone Tonight
12. Making Plans

bottom column
top column
April 17 2014
Insomniac presents Andrew Bayer at Exchange LA with ilan Bluestone.

April 14 2014
Jaytech "Megastructure / Earthbound" OUT NOW

April 14 2014
Above & Beyond announce ABGT100 at Madison Square Garden

April 8 2014
Anjunadeep London - On Sale Now.

April 8 2014
Mat Zo Live at Ultra Music Festival 2014

April 2 2014
Super8 & Tab and Jaytech 'Code Red Tour' Wrap Up

April 1 2014
Anjunabeats Remixes Collection 06 OUT NOW.

March 31 2014
Above & Beyond vs. Arty 'You Got To Believe feat. Zoe Johnston' OUT NOW.

March 25 2014
Above & Beyond vs. Arty "You Got To Believe feat. Zoe Johnston" Coming Soon

March 12 2014
Anjunabeats in Miami 2014 OUT NOW

March 10 2014
Artificial "Stuck In Sa Caleta" Beatport Exclusive OUT NOW!!

February 24 2014
Above & Beyond "Hello" Beatport Exclusive OUT NOW!!

February 24 2014
Norin & Rad "Thundercat / That Was Easy" out now on all download stores

February 18 2014
Mat Zo feat. Rachel K. Collier "Only For You" OUT NOW!!

February 17 2014
Andrew Bayer's "Once Lydian" out now on all download stores

February 10 2014
Norin & Rad "Thundercat / That Was Easy" Beatport Exclusive OUT NOW!!

February 4 2014
"Anjunabeats Classics 01" OUT NOW!!

February 3 2014
ilan Bluestone "Spheres" out now on all download stores

February 3 2014
Andrew Bayer "Once Lydian" Beatport Exclusive OUT NOW!!

January 28 2014
Above & Beyond "Acoustic" OUT NOW!!

January 22 2014
Anjunabeats takeover The Gallery @ Ministry of Sound, London this Friday!

January 22 2014
Send us your questions for the Boom Jinx edition of #TeaWithAnjuna

January 15 2014
Ask ilan Bluestone anything in his Anjunabeats Twitter takeover this Thursday 16 January @ 5pm GMT

January 14 2014
Watch Above & Beyond Acoustic - "Sun & Moon" Live from Porchester Hall

January 14 2014
Above & Beyond feat. Alex Vargas "Sun & Moon" (Acoustic) OUT NOW!!

January 14 2014
"Anjunabeats Volume 10 - Unmixed & DJ Ready" OUT NOW!!

January 13 2014
ilan Bluestone "Spheres" Beatport Exclusive OUT NOW!!

bottom column