Crooks [X7M Records] is the progressive trance project by Australian producer Jordan Crooks.
With an ear for quality and a taste for tribal groove you can expect to be met with full force on the dance floor by driving bass lines, expressive leads and intricate percussion rhythms.
Jordan’s sound is unique focusing on putting the listener into a hypnotic trance. Taking you on a sonic journey into the deep Australian bush.
Jordan was introduced to the psychedelic scene at the age of 14 and instantly fell in love with the culture and the music. Driven by a passion of human connection and the unsatisfiable urge to dance through the night, he soon realised the deep connection between the human spirit and music. The importance and power of psychedelic culture became undeniable.
After years of exploring this vast underground world, he set out to create his own sound. Jordan soon started studying at the SAE institute in Byron bay, completing his diploma in sound production in 2016.
Eagerly pushing forward and determined to understand the complexities of electronic dance music he soon was completely captivated by the magic of music and became addicted to creating it.
3 years on and the future for Crooks is looking bright with his first releases receiving a huge response - all landing in the top 20 psychedelic trance charts.
Accompanied by a new direction and sound. Crooks is working closely with Aboriginal friends and influences to create a platform for indigenous culture in the psychedelic trance community by sharing stories through song and dance - Paying tribute to the traditional owners of the land he calls home - Australia.