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Yana Heinstein is a highly influential figure in the German breakbeats and drum & bass scene. With over 25 active years in the industry, Yana has played a crucial role in shaping the scene and has also pursued a successful solo career as a DJ, producer, and label owner. Yana is known for her deep sound and has extensive experience as a resident and promoter of numerous events. She has a strong crowd connection, impeccable skills, and an extensive music catalog that can fill dance floors with real deep electronic music.

Yana started her career in the early 90s and received a classical music education in various instruments and composition. She was inspired by the deep, pumpin’ psychedelic techno at the Omen club in Frankfurt and decided to set up her first studio with her brothers. After spending time in London with Nils Hess, Marco Lenzi, and Alex Silverfish, she developed a deeper appreciation for the UK sound and helped establish drum & bass in Germany. In addition to producing for artists like Gayle San and Federico Molinari, Yana has also composed music for TV shows, commercials, and independent short films. Her discography includes remixes for Jam and Spoon, Kool and the Gang, Nas, Big Punisher, KRS-One, and many other international artists.

For more information, visit www.yanaheinstein.com or the Facebook pages for Yana Heinstein and Bassline Generation. For high quality mastering, contact matthias.heinstein@gmail.com. Press inquiries can be sent to basslinegeneration@gmail.com, and bookings can be arranged through kei kitano at the same email address. Keep it rollin’!