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    27 2016 July

    Massive Collection Of Vintage Era Boomboxes Now On Auction

    Boomboxes aka “Ghettoblasters” were a staple of 70s-90s urban culture, ubiquitous in every scene from rock n roll and disco to breakdance and soul.  Though technically never “portable,” the huge, cassette/radio hosting, the we-don’t-give-a-fuck attitude they elicited simply meant obnoxious volumes, preferably in residential neighborhoods, on the shoulders...

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    27 2016 July

    Preview: Dockyard Festival 2016

    Making a return to 2016 during ADE week on October 22nd is Dockyard Festival. The 12 hour long-festival marries Dutch industrial heritage with contemporary ADE partying, all going down at the abandoned shipyard setting of NDSM Werf. The line up this year features returning favourites...

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    27 2016 July

    The Mysterious LINEAGE Concept Returns To Amsterdam

    After a beautifully secretive inaugural edition at Radion and a mad street rave on Kingsday, Lineage is back, only this time with a fifteen hour open air belter.  The event kicks off at the beachside DOK (4pm) with sand, booze, beats, and food, and is then followed...

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    27 2016 July

    Premiere: The Element – Morphius (Original Mix)

    Maltese X-Man The Element lands on Engrave Ltd with a release that includes remixes from the Italian duo VII Circle and Sicilian DJ/Producer Musumeci. The original mix is dominated by an obscure pulsating beat and brass combo, culminating into a dramatic break just in time to...

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    26 2016 July

    Super Rare Sun Ra Colored Vinyl Appears On Ebay

    Gilles Peterson has described Sun Ra & His Solar Orchestra’s “Secrets Of The Sun” as “the ultimate artist for any vinyl collector”. Now, the super rare vinyl has found its way to eBay, with, what may be the only one in existence, a colored edition...

Latest News

Boomboxes aka “Ghettoblasters” were a staple of 70s-90s urban culture, ubiquitous in every scene from rock n roll and disco to breakdance and soul.  Though technically never “portable,” the huge, cassette/radio hosting, the we-don’t-give-a-fuck attitude they elicited simply...

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Preview: Dockyard Festival 2016

July 27, 2016 | Amsterdam

Making a return to 2016 during ADE week on October 22nd is Dockyard Festival. The 12 hour long-festival marries Dutch industrial heritage with contemporary ADE partying, all going down at the abandoned shipyard setting of...

After a beautifully secretive inaugural edition at Radion and a mad street rave on Kingsday, Lineage is back, only this time with a fifteen hour open air belter.  The event kicks off at the beachside DOK...

Maltese X-Man The Element lands on Engrave Ltd with a release that includes remixes from the Italian duo VII Circle and Sicilian DJ/Producer Musumeci. The original mix is dominated by an obscure pulsating beat and brass...

DJ Mixes

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Mix #219 By Kate Simko

July 21, 2016 | Amsterdam

Recorded LIVE from the Le Bal Con at Badaboum, Paris, the ever talented Kate Simko brings a special jackin’ techno mixtape to our DHA Mix Series. Melodic, driving, jacking and funky, Kate Simko’s distinctive sound...

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Mix #218 By André Hommen

July 18, 2016 | Amsterdam

Running the Objektivity label alongside East-coast house legend Dennis Ferrer, André Hommen provides a diving mix that is of utmost outstanding quality – from start to finish. His passion for music formed through his love of radio,...

Free Downloads

Composed of Tom Noah and Bas van der Laken, Leiden-based duo Formel share their remix of Albin Lee Meldau’s Lou Lou. While fighting over the last bottle of vodka in a backstage fridge, Tom and Bas struck...

A social agitator of club culture for some years now, enthusiastic, expert and passionate; a musician of a more classic background: that’s the mix from where Speaking Minds is born. Simone Sinatti and Marco Paladin...

Interviews

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Interview: N’to

July 25, 2016 | Amsterdam

N’to’s love affair with music began during his early childhood in his hometown of Marseille, France. Influenced by minimal and techno artists such as James Holden, Extrawelt and Stephan Bodzin, as well as 70s rock,...

Mark Fanciulli is an innovative and forward thinking producer whose dexterity and creativity behind the decks have made him a much desired DJ around the world since his 2011 debut. That debut was the Rejected...

Gear

Serato DJs (are you still out there?) will soon be able to incorporate lighting into their DJ sets. Through Soundswitch, professional lighting (as claimed by the company) will be accessible to everyone, bypassing the need...

Design company Obilab has turned to Kickstarter with a prototype drum kit aimed to minimize many of the limitations of learning percussion. By creating a drum kit (kick drum pedal and stool, hi-hat, snare and...

Podcasts

Mark Fanciulli is an innovative and forward thinking producer whose dexterity and creativity behind the decks have made him a much desired DJ around the world since his 2011 debut. That debut was the Rejected...

D’Julz has been at the forefront of electronic music since his career began in France back in 1992. His legendary Bass Culture night at Rex Club, Paris has been running for almost two decades, one...

Premieres

Maltese X-Man The Element lands on Engrave Ltd with a release that includes remixes from the Italian duo VII Circle and Sicilian DJ/Producer Musumeci. The original mix is dominated by an obscure pulsating beat and brass...

The Amsterdam-based collective Inbetween Worlds present their track off the 2nd Volume of Ed Ed’s Eclectic compilation series on Moodmusic Records. Involved in the Inbetween Worlds collective is Apotheque, Bold Moves, The Wolf Upstairs and Kimou – a...