Aly & Fila are one of the pioneers in the sound of trance and dance music. They continue to push the boundries in their genre of music which has made them famous worldwide.
Shivers – hairs on the back of your neck – hands in the air – reaching for the lasers – losing your mind – rushing to the music – just some of the side effects of listening to Egyptian duo Aly & Fila & in full flow on the dance floor. Since they burst into the international clubbing consciousness with their massive hit Eye of Horus back in 2003 they have been a full-on inspiration to clubbers and DJs alike. Their gorgeous, euphoric, uplifting blend of sweeping trance has seen them rise to A-list status alongside the likes of Armin Van Buuren, Blank & Jones, Johan Gielen, Tall Paul and more. At the forefront of the next generation of dance music superstars, they’ve already broken through the worldwide clubbing spectrum.. Tracks like Eye of Horus, Spirit of Ka, A Dream Of Peace, Ankh – Breath of Life and Thebes have won them worldwide critical acclaim from the press and fellow artists. Their remix work in 2007 alone is staggering, putting their touch to tracks like ‘Whatever – Lost Witness vs Sassot’, ‘Why – FKN* ft Jahala’, ‘Tears of Hope – Deems’ and more.
As 2009 has appeared they have showed no signs of slowing down with sweeping nominations and highly respectable position in the biggest dance music polls worldwide. October 27th 2008 saw Aly & Fila come in voted as the 3rd highest entry at #31 in the biggest dance music poll in the world, the DJ Mag Awards which they moved up 80 places from 2007 awards.
This showed the strength of their following worldwide with their gig performances and their productions. Also in 2008 Aly & Fila reached #12 www.tranceaddict.com DJ Top 250 Poll and also Aly & Fila were voted #4 Trance Remixers behind Armin Van Buuren / Paul Van Dyk / Tiesto at 2008 Trance Awards in Ministry of Sound. Not only this they are also #40 in the official worldwide djlist at www.thedjlist.com. 2009 started at a rapid pace on the awards side with Aly & Fila being nominated for Best Break Through DJ at the 2009 International Music Awards at the Winter Conference in Miami alongside Deadmau5 and Laidback Luke.
2008 Saw a huge surge on the productions side with early 2008 seeing Aly & Fila mixing the massive Trance World 2 Compilation on heavyweight record label Armada. Alongside this the productions kept on flowing with Aly & Fila – Lost Language, Aly & Fila – Key of Life / Dynasty, Armin Van Buuren – If You Should Go (Aly & Fila Remix), Lange – Out of the Sky (Aly & Fila Remix), DJ Shah – Back To You (Aly & Fila Remix), Sunlounger – Lost (Aly & Fila Remix), FKN feat Jahala – Still Time (Aly & Fila Remix). As we enter 2009 the productions fly at us thick and fast with Vast Vision – Everything (Aly & Fila Remix), John O Callaghan feat Aly & Fila – Megalithic, Neptune Project – Aztec (Aly & Fila Remix), Aly & Fila – Rosaires, this is just the tip of the iceberg musically for Aly & Fila in 2009.
Aly & Fila have also become famous worldwide for their energetic live performances, which has enhanced to their all round appeal to the audience. Over last 3 years Aly & Fila have performed at hundreds of big events/festivals and clubs all over the world.
This April sees Aly & Fila proudly play #1 DJ Armin Van Buuren A State of Trance 400 Event, after being invited and being one of the most requested acts to appear by the voters/general public. This is the 3rd year in a row will have appeared at Armin Van Buuren ASOT annual Events, this is an achievement in itself. This shows Aly & Fila popularity amonst the clubbing communities worldwide.
Also Aly & Fila will be mixing the 2009 Zurich Street Parade Compilation and also 2009 Technoclub Compilation.
Aly & Fila are also proud ambassadors alongside Tiesto of Aids Awareness Group Dance 4 Life and have also played for Dance 4 Life and have many huge events scheduled in with them, please visit http://www.dance4life.com/
Aly & Fila have also recently launched their Record Label called “The Future Sound of Egypt Recordings which is an imprint of Offshore Music www.fsoe-recordings.com/
You can also catch Aly & Fila hugely popular Radio Show every week on DI.FM called “Future Sound of Egypt” this show will also be available very soon on many FM Stations worldwide