[NEWS] Legendary Trance Producer and DJ Robert Miles Passes Away at 47

[NEWS] Legendary Trance Producer and DJ Robert Miles Passes Away at 47

[NEWS] Legendary Trance Producer and DJ Robert Miles Passes Away at 47


Roberto Concina, better known as Robert Miles, passed away at the age of 47 on May 9, 2017 after a short illness.

While Miles was best known for his track “Children”, released in 1997, he continued to produce music until his fifth studio release in 2011.

Many artists commented on their social media accounts about the loss. Fans remember him. ¬†Chicane wrote, “I only played ‘Children’ 2 weeks ago on Sun:sets…. I wished I had written it.”

Fans remember his influence on their evolution into trance.

“‘Children’ track was an introduction to trance.. epic track”

“His tracks were the start of uplifting as well know it. He took the higher energy epic trance of the time and simplified it, distilling it down to melody and emotion.”

“First he asked me about my age, then followed up with: ‘How’d you get in here, Kid?’ And I’m still starry eyed.”

Robert, you will be missed.

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Aaron Davidson Contact: DJAirborne1@gmail.com Like me on Facebook at www.facebook.com/djairborneofficial Airborne (Aaron Davidson) is a Chicago-based producer and DJ who specializes in progressive house and trance originals. He also produces under the moniker Airborne presents ZeroSum. Airborne holds a monthly residency at Sound-Bar in Chicago, rated as one of the top clubs in the US. He has also been featured with guest mixes on Pineapple Digital Melodic Progressions Radio on di.fm, WKQX Q101's Electric Playground, and more. Born in Mequon, WI, Aaron started his music career learning classical violin and piano starting at age 4 and advanced through to train with the lead violist of the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra. Aaron's passion for electronic music began in the late '90s with The Crystal Method, Paul Oakenfold, Nine Inch Nails, and Aphex Twin. Today he loves to listen to artist such as Eric Prydz, Jeremy Olander, Fehrplay, Armin van Buuren, Markus Schulz, Jordan Suckley, Astrix and many more.