Chart topping hit ‘Almost Home’, Above & Beyond and long-term collaborator Justine Suissa receives official remixes from MitiS and Ashibah.
Jono, Tony, Paavo, and Justine have been working together since 2000 when they formed the group OceanLab. In 2008, they released their first and only album ‘Sirens Of The Sea’, a record that has gained near-mythical status among trance fans. More recently, Above & Beyond and Justine have collaborated on club hits like ‘Alright Now’, ‘Cold Feet’ and ‘Another Chance’, and emotive, downtempo records like ‘Little Something’. In 2016, Justine joined Above & Beyond during their sell-out ‘Acoustic II’ tour, which stopped at iconic venues like the Royal Albert Hall in London and The Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles.
‘Almost Home’ was released in September 2021, arriving just in time for their Group Therapy 450 milestone show at The Drumsheds London. ‘Almost Home’ has been on frequent rotation across SiriusXM BPM and iHeart Evolution and has been supported by the likes of The Chainsmokers, Armin van Buuren, and Oliver Heldens.
This latest package combines A&B’s original and deep mixes of ‘Almost Home’ with new reworks from MitiS and Ashibah.
Trained as a classical pianist from a young age, MitiS has been releasing electronic music since 2012. He’s a mainstay on Ophelia Records, releasing two acclaimed studio albums on the label and collaborating with Seven Lions, Crystal Skies, RBBTS, and more. His bass-driven rework of ‘Almost Home’ is his first remix on Anjunabeats.
Danish/Egyptian DJ, producer, and vocalist Ashibah also makes her debut on the label. Ashibah resides in South America, where’s she’s grown a dedicated following through releases on Defected Records, Spinnin’ Records, Get Physical, and more. Her 2020 release ‘Devotion’ on Defected was a high flyer on Beatport, charting in the Top 10.
“I really couldn’t believe it when Above & Beyond asked me to do a remix. I’ve always loved their music since I started listening to dance music, so this is a full-circle moment for sure. So thankful for them and their whole team for this opportunity, and I hope everyone enjoys it.” – MitiS
“This remix was a super fun project and a great pleasure because I have been a fan of Above & Beyond for years and when heard the vocal and the original it was a real nostalgic feeling of those good old rave days. Made about 5 different versions cause a million ideas popped into my head but I am super happy with the end result. I took a melodic house approach with lots of drama on the drops but still lots of space for the beautiful vocal to shine and it does.” – Ashibah
Above & Beyond and Justine Suissa ‘Almost Home’ (The Remixes) is out now on Anjunabeats. Listen on your favourite streaming platforms or purchase here.