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Interview: Swayzak

January 22, 2018 | Amsterdam

Continuing to champion the rogue sensibility that united Swayzak over 20 years ago, David Brown presents a retrospective of works from the past 20 years – ‘Lost Tapes’. Formed in 1993, Swayzak immediately dedicated themselves...

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Interview: Prunk

January 17, 2018 | Amsterdam

After selling out clubnights in Amsterdam at the likes of Claire, De Marktkantine, and Chicago Social Club, Prunk‘s PIV brand is expanding into the festival arena with next month’s PIV Winter Festival. No stranger to...

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Interview: Amandra

January 10, 2018 | Amsterdam

The hidden master behind Ahrpe Records, Amandra, is known for his subtly evolving and droning atmospheres. Based in Warsaw, Amandra uses minimalist techniques to build tranquil sonic spaces that evolve into carefully mapped out rhythmic...

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Interview: Matador

December 27, 2017 | Amsterdam

Last year, Matador launched his RUKUS imprint with his own artist LP ‘Ructions’, eventually inviting his close network of like minded producers to rework & remix the LP. Ultimatley leading to a collaboration of musical...

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Since its launch on 4 December, the second annual The Cup of Hope mix, presented by Schirmchendrink and Volunteers fo Humanity, and featuring music from San Francisco’s Atish (who follows last year’s edition brought by...

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Interview: Anja Schneider

December 13, 2017 | Amsterdam

The new album “SoMe” from Anja Schneider comes at a dramatic and artistically freeing new point in the career of the Berlin electronic veteran. Launching her new imprint Sous Music, “SoMe” represents this new post-Mobilee...

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Legends Of House Podcast By Erick Morillo

December 11, 2017 | Amsterdam

There really is very little that Erick Morillo hasn’t turned his hand to. Erick has been a platinum-selling artist, topped the charts worldwide, has been responsible for an array of dancefloor tracks under pseudonyms like...

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Originally released in October on Eskimo Recordings, Paresse’s ‘Sloth Machine’ EP won the Swedish producer a legion of new fans attracted to its mix of cosmic disco, balearic house and elegant, emotional electronica. That EP...

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When it comes to house and techno in the Netherlands, few of those currently involved in the scene can match up with Orlando Voorn. A mainstay in Dutch electronic music since pretty much the very...

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A few weeks ago, we ventured to Tainan, Taiwan for the inaugural LucFest, a showcase and conference for underground Taiwanese acts who spanned the spectrum of underground and indie music. Over the course of 4...

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[Playlist] MANIK’s Musical Autobiography

November 22, 2017 | Amsterdam

Bi-coastal US artist MANIK has literally been with us since the beginning. As the only artist to feature on two DHA family exclusive mixes, along numerous musical features, MANIK originally fired onto the electronic music...

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Interview: Bastian Bux

November 19, 2017 | Amsterdam

Be stripped of all artifice and be judged by the work, this is the (admirable) ethos of Bastian Bux. Work featuring deep textures, powerful harmonies, heavy beats and fat basslines and constructed with soul and...

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A Look Inside La Rêve

November 17, 2017 | Amsterdam

Over the past 4 years, Amsterdam’s La Rêve has had many highlights. There have been illegal warehouses, festivals, ADE showcases with the likes of Parquet Recordings, Einmusika, Atomnation, Connaisseur Recordings, RISE and Suara Music, and...

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Perhaps the ultimate live electronic music act, Underworld’s Amsterdam Dance Event (ADE) performance during the conference’s Friday early evening was also one of its toughest tickets. As last year with Maceo Plex, Audio Obscura‘s registration...

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Interview: Culoe de Song

October 29, 2017 | Amsterdam

The young, gifted, world traveling twenty something from South Africa Culoe de Song is something of a wonder in the world of electronic music. Originally brought on via Black Coffee‘s Soulistic Music imprint, Culoe de...

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