The Berlin-based duo consisting of Walter Merziger and Arno Kammermeier, aka Booka Shade, is undoubtedly one of the finest pioneering electronic music acts of the past two decades. With their beginnings in Frankfurt and their sights originally on synth-pop, the duo quickly gained a strong following. In 2002 Booka Shade formed the now legendary dance label Get Physical Music (together with M.A.N.D.Y., Thomas ‘DJ T.’ Koch and Peter Hayo), where they would have a platform for their own music. Three years later, in 2005, their EP’s ‘Mandarine EP’ and ‘Body Language’ (the latter co-produced with M.A.N.D.Y.), launched Booka Shade into ... Read more
Within a year of starting their music project, Russian duo Modd have exploded onto the scene with well received releases on celebrated deep house labels including All Day I Dream, Anjunadeep, Kindisch, Akbal, The Soundgarden and Where The Heart Is. Modd’s lush brand of emotive deep house has earned support from genre heavyweights including Pete Tong, Kolsch, James Grant, Jody Wisternoff, Bedouin, Lee Burridge, Lost Desert, Nick Warren, Hernan Cattaneo, M.A.N.D.Y., Oxia, YokoO and more. Here, listen to the sounds of Modd’s deep, pensive soundscapes as they deliver the latest exclusive mix for DHL.