Tag: ffrr

DHL Mix #209 By Icarus

Kick starting a new stage in their career with their latest EP, Icarus returns to explore the extremes of their sonic palette. With their narrative EP “In The Dark”, the duo has found themselves on the receiving end of their fourth consecutive Hottest Record from Annie Mac (‘Love Has Come Around’), while also gaining support from Pete Tong & Danny Howard, amongst others. The EP provides Icarus the opportunity to make a wider artistic statement. It’s an approach heightened by the visuals: dusky, neon colours which represent their clubland roots, darker tones for the nocturnal atmospherics of their sound, and ... Read more

Interview: Detlef

Always gracing the decks of dance music’s best locations, Detlef is an all around star (rapidly) rising throughout the world. Since beginning his career in Greece back in 2010, Detlef’s music has found itself on the likes of Hot Creations, Moon Harbour, Viva Music, Defected, FFRR, Repopulate Mars and Relief, while his DJ sets have been heard everywehere from Space Ibiza to Elrow, DC-10, The BPM Festival, Eastern Electrics, and more. Boasting support from industry heavies like Marco Carola, Steve Lawler, Lee Foss, Mathias Tanzmann and Jamie Jones (who dubbed him a Paradise resident), its no wonder Detlef most recent ... Read more

Mix #69 By Sevendoors

Sevendoors mantra: no gimmicks, no clicks, no clichés. With a passion for music evident, carefully crafting audio with feeling and emotion, SevenDoors is very much a concept, developed over many years and now unleashing itself upon the dance community. Pete Tong, who world-premiered 2 of his latest tracks on Exploited Ghetto and directly got in touch to secure a remix for FFRR artist Icarus, recognized this. While his current Diynamic track, a Sankeys Ibiza top 10, the epic ‘Movement of Whale’, is already one of the most hyped tracks on the net of 2015 (and we had it first), its b-side, ‘Megaptera’, ... Read more

Interview: XYconstant

Cornwall’s 18 year old Alfie Coleman aka XYConstant has quickly established himself as one of the most rated newcomers in electronic music. Bursting onto the scene at the back end of 2013 with his incredible remix of Disclosure‘s ‘White Noise’ (MNEK REFIX) , XYConstant quickly gained instant online love from some of the major Hype Machine blogs and the popular Youtube Channel; ‘The Sound You Need’. With over 2 million Soundcloud and YouTube combined plays , XY entered 2015 with great expectation. After releasing a free download (‘Her Eyes’) and another great remix for one of Island Record‘s hot new prospects ... Read more