Interviews

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    26 2017 May

    In Conversation: Timo Mass & James Teej

    One of the industry’s most interesting and fruitful creative collaborations must be the duo of Timo Maas and James Teej. Mass – being a long time Techno titan and Teej – the Grammy nominated Canadian...

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    18 2017 May

    DHA Mix #288 + Interview By Monki

    Presiding over something of a mini empire, the time is surely now for the UK’s Monki. With a BBC Radio show (Monday 1-4am GMT), her own party brand and a record label to her name,...

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    17 2017 May

    Promoter Interview: Audio Obscura

    Audio Obscura is a one of a kind events platform that carefully combines cutting edge electronic artists around the world with truly unique and culturally rich event spaces. Bridding the gap between the electronic music...

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Interview: Santé & Sidney Charles

March 21, 2017 | Amsterdam

Ready to kick off the Spring in style, Santé and Sidney Charles return to Amsterdam on 1 April for a very special AVOTRE label night at De Marktkantine. A studio wizard and global DJ to boot, Santé emerged as part of a wave of new producers with a different cut to their electronic jib, interjecting...

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Interview: The Martinez Brothers

March 17, 2017 | Amsterdam

Already 10 years into their journey as DJs, and still only in their mid-20s, The Martinez Brothers have achieved a career’s worth of accolades. As two of the most recognizable global stars in dance music culture, The Martinez Brothers empire and experience is vast – a headlining residency at Circoloco,‘#1 DJs in the World’ honors...

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Interview: YokoO

February 22, 2017 | Amsterdam

YokoO is no stranger to house music in its deepest, most spiritual forms. He has released on highly regarded labels such as All Day I Dream, Musik Gewinnt Freunde, Kindisch, Get Physical, Moodmusic and Plastic City, turning the heads of artists such as Kollektiv Turmstrasse, Matthew Dekay and Lee Burridge. As a DJ, he embraces the dance floor with a dynamic...

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Interview: Roman Flügel

February 17, 2017 | Amsterdam

To understand or in any way wrap your head around who is Roman Flügel would be a difficult task. As he rather speaks through his artistic endeavor than his public persona. He doesn’t shock, doesn’t shout or confront anyone with his presence. Thus, it does make it a special occasion to round a set of...

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Interview: MK

February 17, 2017 | Amsterdam

MK is responsible for creating some of the defining sounds and biggest tracks of early House. Through his timeless productions, underground credibility, and work with the biggest international artists like Jay-Z and Rihanna, MK has influenced a new generation of producer, with the result that his sound is more relevant today than it ever has...

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Interview: Kevin Arnemann

January 14, 2017 | Amsterdam

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 in 2013 at barely 21 years old. After eight years on the decks, he felt it was time to take...

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The BPM Festival Interview: Coyu

January 14, 2017 | Amsterdam

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. The music just started and people are already showing up. It is no surprise, he gets always a strong following....

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The BPM Festival Interview: Francesca Lombardo

January 13, 2017 | Amsterdam

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. 2016 has been a great year for her and when someone like Uner says: “I wanna see Francesca tonight because...

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Interview: Nicole Moudaber

January 7, 2017 | Amsterdam

Since the very beginning of her career in music as a club promoter in London, Nicole Moudaber has been a force to be reckoned with in the underground dance music community. Her ambition and tenacity has allowed her to grow from a club promoter to one of the most recognizable voices in house and techno...

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Interview: Khen

December 28, 2016 | Amsterdam

With Guy J, Sasha, industry media and an exponentially growing fan base across the globe, all signs point to Khen as the next big thing to come out of the dance music hot bed that is Israel. With a hypnotic and emotionally charged style that blends early 2000s progressive house grooves and elements of contemporary...

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Interview: Justin Jay

December 16, 2016 | Amsterdam

Justin Jay has had a quick rise to underground fame since being discovered by Claude Von Stroke a few years ago and descending the ladder into the world of underground music. His style incorporates a new, entirely West Coast, sound into the rhythmic beats normally associated with the Dirtybird label. His music allows a connection...

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Kindred spirits: that’s the best way to describe the connection shared by Man Power and Moscoman. Sure, there are many similarities between the two musicians: their rise, their approach and their current unavoidable statuses. Their shared deep groove and spatial, cosmic signatures in their sound. They’ve both released debut albums and launched labels in the...

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DHA Mix #248 + Interview By Vincenzo

December 1, 2016 | Amsterdam

Technological enthusiast, Vincenzo, delivers us a space-age mix today. Having experienced a generation of of change and development in terms of musical progression, the producer showcases a contemporary take whilst maintaining original roots. Today’s mix exudes care-free grooves combined with 80’s synths and a Hacienda feel. Vincenzo starts our weekend early with a soulful kickstart to his...

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In the midst of the 2016 International Documentary Festival Amsterdam (IDFA), where some 500 films find their way to eyes and sales across Europe, Susanne Regina Meures “Raving Iran” is enjoying a particulalry fond response. Currently ranked as one of the festival’s audience favorites, “Raving Iran” tells the story of Anoosh and Arash, two Tehran-based...

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DHA Interview + Mix #244 By Yotto

November 17, 2016 | Amsterdam

Just this past summer, Yotto’s latest Anjunadeep production “The Owls” became his fourth essential new tune, while also selected as Annie Mac’s “Hottest Record in the World”. These accolades are just the latest in a seemingly meteroic rise up the ladder of melodic dance music for the Helsinki, Finland native. A child of a former...

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