is an international community of musicians based in Goa since 2006.
Their creative projects focus on music ranging from improvisational, meditative, psychedelic and authentic Indian to modern psytrance. These projects aspire to share dialogue, friendship, and creativity, have no boundaries, and express a dynamic melding of musical styles from all over the world.
Nowadays, Goa is a place with a large world-fusion spectrum of music, as well as the center of the psychedelic trance culture, with a great community of talented musicians!
In the past 10 years, GOATIKA has recorded nine musical projects:
• Five live performance DVDs: Levitation (double set of CD/DVD), GOATIKA Artsound, Labotomia I & Labotomia II, and Who is this Band?
• Four CDs: Chill Out, Musical Fish, Live Beat, and Levitation, which were released by Citadel Records, Arabesque Distribution and DreamMusic.
Pavel Mikhailuk aka Pavel ‘Goatika’ is the energetic producer and inspirational vibe behind the GOATIKA Creative Lab.
Pavel invites world-fusion musicians to weave their unique talents into the iridescent, motivic tapestries of the GOATIKA Creative Lab. These generous musicians include Tony Levin, Kai Eckhardt, George Brooks, Pete Lockett,and many more from the world-fusion realm, as well as prominent artists from the psytrance scene such as Ajja, Tristan, Laughing Buddha, Billy Cosmosis, Kliment, Dickster, Alex Parasense!
MAKE MUSIC & LOVE!
In 2017 PAVEL GOATIKA offers LIVE DJ SETS based on Goan Psy Trance vibe: