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Premiere: TERR - Dust (Curses Remix) [Clash Lion]

Clash Lion celebrates their one year anniversary with its co-founder TERR’s first appearance on the label. With the “Dust”, TERR brings light to a vocal 4/4 electro track, with remixes from fellow label owner, Daniel Watts, Cardopusher and Curses. Here, the Berlin-based New Yorker, Curses, applies a hefty dose of New – Wave, adding extra bounce to the bass and making the vocal super psychedelic. And, don’t forget that TERR will be joining us at ADE on 20 October at the debut DHA FM event. To be held at La Favela Amsterdam, DHA FM will also feature a Degustibus Music ... Read more

Premiere: Mike Simonetti - Through The Clouds [2MR]

Mike Simonett, the man behind cult labels Italians Do It Better and more recently 2MR, is back with an Ep ‘Solipism’, a collection of his most creatively accelerated years of his career from 2006-2013. These eight years not only capture his time launching and developing cult melting pot imprint Italians Do It Better, but also what preceded it an set the scene and the controversial fall-out. ‘Solipsism’ is a mixture of metal and chugging dance music and just highlights how unique Simonetti’s imprint on the musical landscape was at the time, and continues to be. ‘Solipsism’ is available 28 September ... Read more

Premiere: Annie Hall - Lavandula [MUSAR Recording]

After more than a decade of deep, expansive productions on labels such as Detroit Underground and CPU, Annie Hall arrives on MUSAR for a record typically rich in texture and understated grooves. The original of ‘Lavandula’ is, in contrast to the package’s Mattheis Remix, is a moodier version that gradually erupts around a killer distorted bassline.  

Premiere: Eduardo De La Calle Feat. Joolz - The Stand (Marvin & Guy Remix) [Take Away]

Take Away is an Israeli label that has a deep and stripped back sound fusing melodic elements with techy grooves. The new release is a special package containing new remix versions of Eduardo De La Calle’s track ‘The Stand’ featuring the vocals of Joolz. The original version was released on Take Away as part of a three-track EP at the end of 2017, and the new remixes have been provided by UNER, Marvin & Guy, KMLN, Soulfeed, and ORBE. Eduardo De La Calle is a popular artist with a back catalog that includes releases on other labels such as Cocoon, ... Read more

Premiere: Parco Palaz - Prelude To A Dream [Akoya Circles]

The new Swiss/Serbian talent Parco Palaz is out with a new EP called ‘Motorsport’. Where he breathes new life into familiar club sounds by his own prism of rhythm and sound design. ‘Prelude To A Dream’ takes you on a cinematic journey, with a touch of psychedelic melodrama. ‘Motorsport’ is available 21 September at Akoya Circles.

Premiere: Jeans - LUL GEEN KALMTE (Original Mix) [Who's Susan]

From the Dutch West-Coast, JEANS was born in the 80s in the Spanish Dénia. After a childhood there, he then spent his teenage years in The Hague, listening to hip-hop and jungle. before eventually sliding into the scene with Chicago House, New Beat, Acid House, Techno, Trance and Goa, which you can hear throughout JEANS’s various sets. Now, with comfort over tradition in mind, his musical conventions succumb to the simplicity of design. making “LUL GEEN KALMTE” the tune to drop at the right place at the right time. Garage house is back and Who’s Susan getting it going with her sixth installment. ... Read more

Premiere: Leif Müller - Teleshop [Shtum Records]

After releases and collaborative work coming via Cocoon, Mule Musiq, Mobilee, and more, check out Leif Müllers new EP, with Shtum Records – achieved to stand out. Everything is started with the no-nonsense-Techno track ‘Teleshop’, which is designed for big room pleasures. Sneak in, and get lost in the dance tunnel. ‘Shtum 017’ is available 10 September (vinyl & bandcamp) & 24 September (digital) on Shtum Records

DHA Mix #391 By Ricardo Baez

Todays DHA mix is from Ricardo Baez, a young Italian-Venezuelan talent from Florence, and the owner and promoter of the Tropical Animals club that’s brought the likes of Chez Damier, Mall Grab, Bradley Zero, Avalon Emerson, Luca Lozano, Interstellar Funk & many other to Tuscany since 2010. Ricardo has also released on labels like Toy Tonics, Rebirth, Gomma, Night People NYC, and MFF (Music for Freak). In addition, he recently launched the Tropical Animals label with the ‘In Light’ EP from fellow Italian Whitesquare.

Premiere: Eric Maltz - Mind Stretch [Flower Myth]

Following up on his debut EP ‘Pathway’, Eric Maltz is back with the second release on his label Flower Myth. A swirling combination of past and future, the second release from Flower Myth is a perfect blend of spontaneity and careful craftsmanship. The opener “Mind Stretch” is a dark and beautiful house cut, where a bubbling synth floats in and out of focus against a resonating percussion pattern backdrop. ‘Estuaries’ is available on 3rd August on Flower Myth. PREODER

Premiere: Lehar - Shardana (Original Mix) [Multinotes]

Lehar’s aesthetic categories of the sublimity and beauty of nature find their roots in Romanticism. As you may notice while listening to Lehar’s music compositions, intuition and emotion are the basis of his creative process, finally resulting in a near-impromptu. ‘Shardana’ is a great mixture of sounds and atmospheres of dramatic effects and an intriguing bassline. ‘Lehar – Shardana’ is available 1st September on Multinotes.  

Premiere: Konvex & The Shadow Feat. Frag - Shining Like Haloes (The Drifter Remix)

These TOP CLASS reinterpretations of Konvex & The Shadow’s “Shining Like Haloes” (including Stimming) will be one of the highlights of the year for sure. The Drifter productions and DJ sets lean towards the hypnotic, melodic and emotive side of electronic music. Which has been picked up in the remix as well by striping back the original track and infusing some dancefloor elements with class.

Premiere: Mental Overdrive - Clocked [Sommerøya Records]

Norwegian label Sommerøya Records is back with a new solid selection of Scandinavian club tracks by Mental Overdrive, Thomas Urv, Per Hammar and Thomas Skjærstad.

Mental Overdrive, Norwegian gran old wizard of techno, owner of Love OD Communications starts off with «Clocked», a colorful and moody track with a touch of grittiness. ‘SØ02 – Wired’ is available August 2018 on Sommerøya Records. ARTIST PAGE SOUNDCLOUD

Premiere: Ivory - Quiet in her shadow (Original Mix)

Having already gained support from the likes of Dixon, Ame and Red Axes, Scatcity Records’ latest offering from Ivory is already on the way to cause a serious stir this summer. The track ‘Quiet In Her Shadow’, elusive synth line Minimalistic percussive elements, progressive with teasing chordal changes and ever developing reverb echoes. ‘Mindfulness ft. Floyd Lavine’ is available 17th August on Scat City Records. ARTIST PAGE  

Premiere: Denis Horvat - Madness Of Many (Original Mix)

Having seen release on labels including Innvervisions, AEON Audio, and Exit Strategy, as well as playing huge slots at the likes of ADE and OFF Sonar, Denis Horvat has already made some stellar achievements as a DJ/Producer. Horvat has fast established himself as a master of spinning sets that blend myriad sounds, weaving techno into deep house, tech, afro house and much more. Focusing on detailed tracks from start to finish, resulted in receiving praise from the world’s most revered selectors, including the likes of ÂME, Dixon and Maceo Plex. His new release, ‘Madness Of Many’ is a gloomy melodic ... Read more

Premiere: Sasha Funke - Wake People (Remix)

It’s done. The final, last and endmost volume of remixes for Tuff City Kids’ (aka Philipp Lauer and Gerd Janson) unique debut album Adoldesscent are here. Featuring Sasha Funke with his song Wake People. Something for every taste and for each situation. Tuff City Kids – Remixes Vol.3 is available 10th August SOUNDCLOUD ARTIST PAGE