Masoud (birth name Masoud Fouladi Moghaddam Born May 22, 1985) is an Iranian trance music producer, Artist and DJ lives in Bandar-e Anzali, Iran he is known for leading Trance music artist community in Iran. He started working as a dance music producer at the end of 2009 by collaborating with Jaren Cerf as a songwriter and her sister Josie on vocals which is called “Leave It All Behind” signed by Ferry Corsten’s label Flashover Recordings and got supports by Armin Van Buuren and Ferry Corsten. After the success of this single Masoud got to remix “Staring at the Sea” by New York based Musician “Dj Eco Pres. Pacheco” and supported by British Trance Group Above & Beyond (band) and Ferry Corsten then hit the Beatport top20 chart.
In 2010 Masoud teamed up with Jaren Cerf again and made “Blinded”. The vocal performed by a Los Angeles based Model/Singer “Laurie”. Sebastian Brandt remix of Blinded marked as a “Tune of the Week” on A State of Trance #453 by Armin van Buuren and got number 1 “Tune of the Month” on Ferry Corsten’s Countdown Radio Show in May.
Andy Moor put Masoud’s new EP in his Compilation CD “Breaking The Silence Vol. 2” and Signed it to the Armada Music which is run by Armin Van Buuren in 2011 and supported by Paul Oakenfold and Richard Durand, Faruk Sabanci’s remix hit #1 on Juno Download Store. His remix of “Arlanda” an Uplifting trance track by Sophie Sugar and Tom Colontonio released under A State of Trance (label) which is a sub-label of Armada Music and reached Dash Berlin’s Top15 in May 2011.
Masoud’s releases and remixes got into compilations such as “Trance Nation 2010”, “Armada Lounge Vol.5”, “The Ibiza SoundTrack 2011”, “50 Ibiza Trance Tunes 2012”, “Vocal Trance Sessions 2010”, “20 Vocal Trance Anthems – 2012 Spring Edition”, “Trance 75, 2012”, “Trance 100 2010 & 2011 & 2012”, “AVA Recordings Collected & Best of 2011” by the record labels like Ministry of Sound, Armada Music, Spinnin’ Records and Flashover Recordings.
He hosts a bi-weekly radio show entitled “The Caspian Sessions” on the trance radio Afterhours.FM and podcast on the Iranian Entertainment website Bia2.com A selection of the progressive trance, house and electro tunes at the moment plus a chillout song at the end of the show. Masoud picks a song as his favourite of every sessions.
Download: Masoud – The Caspian Sessions 087 (08-12-2015)