Asten is Evgeny Suglobov from provincial city near Moscow. He made music for many years but started to gain popularity about two years ago after releasing his debut album Pure on Pitch Music and some releases on Silk Textures. Asten music can be described as melancholic, deep and airy with a lot of unique elements keeping him away of any standards.
Now he works with labels like Particles, Festival Lounge, Tetsuko, Lovezone, etc. In 2012 he founded his new label Aura Music in collaboration with his friend Escenda. This label releases interesting and original techno/progressive sounds mostly from russian producers. The second Asten album is scheduled end of 2013 featuring a lot of lyrical, deep and minimal tunes.