Interviews

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    14 2017 January

    Interview: Kevin Arnemann

    Taped Artifact label boss Kevin Arnemann is ending 2016 on a climax with the launch of his brand new live set. The twenty-four-year-old DJ has been spinning records since 2008, including the Awakenings Festival mainstage...

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    14 2017 January

    The BPM Festival Interview: Coyu

    As we meet “The Big Cat” at BPM for the Suara showcase in Mexico, he gives the last instructions to the stage manager, “keep the dancers for later when there is more people” he says....

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    13 2017 January

    The BPM Festival Interview: Francesca Lombardo

    From her memorable sets at Burning Man to her live recordings with Mixmag Lab or recently at The BPM Festival, Francesca Lombardo keep surprising everyone by her versatile selections and her skills behind the decks....

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House District ADE Podcast By Fred P

October 12, 2016 | Amsterdam

Fred P aka Black Jazz Consortium aka FP-Oner has been involved with music since childhood. He began his education in the world of sound sculpting in the late 80′s in his home in Flatbush, Brooklyn. Collecting old broken cassette decks and repairing them was more than a hobby it was necessity. Aside from his interest...

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Matthias Tanzmann

Interview: Matthias Tanzmann

October 12, 2016 | Amsterdam

For the tenth season in a row, Matthias Tanzmann was a resident at DC10 for the world famous CircoLoco in Ibiza, and for the tenth year in a row was untouchable. The long standing Liepzig DJ and producer is so at home at the booth he can lock floors down for hours with seemingly no...

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Interview: Shadow Child

October 10, 2016 | Amsterdam

A name that has revelled in the limelight since his involvement with record label Dirtybird, Shadow Child is no stranger to the fast evolving house music industry. Boasting impeccable production skills his first dominant release ‘String Thing’, fell into the hands of Eats Everything and Claude Von Stroke, back in 2012. For Shadow Child his...

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Interview: Franky Rizardo

October 7, 2016 | Amsterdam

Franky Rizardo, one of Holland’s finest young electronic music exports, continues to push himself as a DJ with a distinctive style that works across stages and clubs, big and small. A prolific producers, with releases on the likes of Defected, Saved!, Simma Black, and, of course, his own LTF Records, Franky is also the purveyor...

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Interview: DJ Jazzy Jeff

October 4, 2016 | Amsterdam

DJ Jazzy Jeff is one of the world’s premiere DJs, a rare DJ with an extensive back catalogue of chart hits, as well as underground classics. Whether as a solo artist or collaborating with the likes of Jill Scott, The Roots, KRS One, and (of course) Will Smith, DJ Jazzy Jeff’s skills behind the turntable...

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Interview: Habischman

October 2, 2016 | Amsterdam

After a 7 year break, Global Underground has relaunched its seminla Nubreed series, this time with Iran’s Habischman handling mix duties. With a string of underground hits on labels as varied as Get Physical, VIVA Music and Selador, Habischman’s trademark fluid sounds have entranced clubbers from Dubai to Berlin and beyond, fusing deep progressive melodies...

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Interview: Golf Clap

September 23, 2016 | Amsterdam

Hugh Cleal and Bryan Jones, a Detroit duo with an unmatched passion for house music and a seemingly endless supply of studio and club­ focused creativity, make up Golf Clap. Golf Clap have established themselves as in ­demand artists and performers in their own right. Releases on Simma Black, their own Country Club Disco imprint,...

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Interview: Booka Shade

September 5, 2016 | Amsterdam

Since their break-through performance at Sónar in 2005, Booka Shade have earned huge recognition with their innovative live shows and classic albums. One of those classic albums, MOVEMENTS, is now set to celebrate its decade anniverasry with the duo of Arno Kammermeier and Walter Merziger releasing an expanded re-issue of the era-defining LP. Featuring 10...

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Interview: Frankey & Sandrino

September 1, 2016 | Amsterdam

Frankey & Sandrino’s productions, DJ & Live sets snowball dance floors worldwide and fill them with epic moments. After their chance encounter at a Sandrino residency performance, the duo were drawn to each other’s mutual thirst for deep & melodic music, resulting in the launch of the Frankey & Sandrino project in 2010. Since then,...

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In early July, Jeroen Search was enlisted to close the final chapter of Len Faki’s Figure SPC, the long-running techno label with releases catalogued from A-Z. Spanning output over a period of nearly 7 years, Figure SPC has carved a new shape in Techno with its distinct approach to curation and the sheer depth of...

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Interview: &ME

August 25, 2016 | Amsterdam

Coming from Hamburg to Berlin in 2004, &ME was soon recognized for his talents in the studio. Flash forward 10+ years and now &ME can boast releases and remixes on the likes of Front Room, Souvenir, Rebirth, Liebe*Detail, and Saved, solidifying his reputation as a gifted producer and DJ extraordinaire. His blend of Techno and...

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Interview: Stephan Bodzin

August 22, 2016 | Amsterdam

Stephan Bodzin has been a hugely influential figure within the global techno scene for years. Stephan Bodzin’s productions are described as driving, hypnotic constructions bound by a realistic and memorable sense of melodic entanglement. As a DJ, his storytelling approach has marked him as an impressive live specialist, creating mesmerizing, high impact soundtracks. Frequently appearing at renowned nightlife...

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Interview: Nitin

August 18, 2016 | Amsterdam

Nitin has been a major player in the explosion of Toronto dance music artists on the world stage. Nitin’s DJ career has spanned over 15 years having played everywhere from Ultra Music Festival to The BPM Festival and across the oceans to the UK, Europe, and beyond. Along with such festivals, Nitin has also been...

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Interview: Dubfire

August 16, 2016 | Amsterdam

From global success in the commercial domain, to equal accomplishments within the underground scene, Dubfire (aka Ali Shirazinia) is an artist whose drive, talent and intuition have placed him in the top tier of electronic music artists in the world. He maintains this position within the industry with an unrelenting work ethic and a determination...

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Interview-Barem

Interview: Barem

August 12, 2016 | Amsterdam

Barem released his first successful track as a free download in 2005 and a year later was already being featured by Minus. His prolific output with Richie Hawtin‘s seminal purveyor of minimal techno, saw Barem release a series of EPs, finding himself on the lineups of festivals likes Mutek and Movement, culminating with the release...

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