Tag: MadTech

Interview: Kalyde

London based Kalyde is a house and techno producer/DJ who has risen through the ranks at a remarkable pace, quickly making a mark on the scene with his engaging mixes and instantly recognizable sonic direction. Despite being a relative newcomer to the scene, Kalyde AKA Rich Main signed his first deal in 2015. Since then he had a stream of successful releases on some of electronic music’s most sought after imprints; including MadTech, Elrow, AVOTRE and Roush. He has also remixed industry heavyweights like Sidney Charles, Fatboy Slim and Flashmob, all whilst garnering unanimous praise for his distinctive style and ... Read more

Premiere: Elléot - Breakdown (Montel Remix)

Alongside his mixing as a DJ, Montel’s productions have featured on esteemed House labels such as Knee Deep In Sound, Stereo Productions, Lost, Madtech, Avotre, Lapsus and Resonance. His releases have been championed by top flight DJs such as Richy Ahmed, Sidney Charles, Hot Since 82, Hector Couto, Sante, wAFF and many more. Here, Montel’s remix of Elléot‘s ‘Breakdown’ stretches out the cut, slowing down the inevitable build whilst incorporating expansive filters, vivid chord stabs and staple house sonics. Taken off the forthcoming “Infatuation” EP, it will be the fourth release on Sunderland-based Haze Records. “Infatuation” is available 8 May ... Read more

Premiere: Tobias – Beat On The Drum (Original Mix)

Tobias is a DJ/Producer From WestYorkshire UK who has released on Love Not Money Records, Xylo Music, All Over It Records, Madtech, Domino Effect, White Widow & Nu Panda Records. Resident at Leeds’ Prism and York’s Calypso, Tobias has set the stage for the likes of Jamie Jones, Patrick Topping, Eats Everything, Richy Ahmed, Joris Voorn, Solardo and many more, solidifying his place as one of the UK’s finest warm up DJs. His energetic presence, intricate beat matching, and precise mixing allows him to completely transform an empty room into the spot where everyone wants to be. Now, Tobias joins ... Read more

Mix #098 By Montel

Making his waves in the house and techno field is UK based Montel, who provides an exclusive mixtape of tunes. Alongside his mixing as a DJ, Montel’s productions have featured on esteemed House labels such as Knee Deep In Sound, Stereo Productions, Lost, Madtech, Avotre, Lapsus and Resonance. His releases have been championed by top flight DJs such as Richy Ahmed, Sidney Charles, Hot Since 82, Hector Couto, Sante, wAFF and many more. More recently though, Montel’s techno output has seen him step up to a new level. One of his best selling tracks ‘At Night’, has been a main stay in ... Read more

Premiere: Bontan – Rewind (Original Mix)

Since arriving on the scene in 2012, Bontan has seen an impressive rise that’s gained serious attention from big names such as Pete Tong, Annie Mac and Carl Cox. A long time friend and collaborator of Josh Butler, Bontan soared to atmospheric heights in 2013 as his remix of ‘Got A Feeling’ became the biggest selling remix of the year on Beatport. Fast forward three years and the house producer has shown no signs of stopping, with releases on Toolroom, Circus, Suara and Noir alongside appearances at some of the UK’s most iconic clubs and festivals, plus peak time Ibiza ... Read more

DHL Mix #082 By Josh Butler

From the North of England to dance floors across the globe, Josh Butler has made serious headway with his high caliber House sound. The talented Northerner has become one of House music’s most revered rising talents over the last couple of years, boasting a plethora of acclaimed releases on prestigious labels (Noir, Cajual, Avotre, MTA, MadTech), gigs at some of the world’s best clubs and events including Warehouse Project Manchester, Mint Club Leeds, Toffler Rotterdam, Chibuku Liverpool, Arches Glasgow, a residency at Sankeys Ibiza, and a plethora of key festival plays throughout Europe. With a whirlwind couple of years behind ... Read more

Premiere: Mia Dora – Made Frames (Original Mix)

Scottish duo Al Quinn and Rob Etherson aka Mia Dora have come a long way over the past years with material on Jaymo & Andy George’s Moda Black, which earned them a Pete Tong Essential New Tune, Kerri Chandler’s MadTech and the revered Optimo Trax. Further accolades have comes from the likes of Annie Mac, Skream, Heidi and B Traits plus further support from Pete Tong who tipped the duo as ‘Future Stars’ on BBC Radio 1. Now, in 2016, Mia Dora push on with the second EP for their recently launched Posterboy imprint, this time round from themselves and ... Read more

Interview: Citizenn

Awarded the title of DJ Mag’s ‘Breakthrough DJ’ in 2013, Citizenn has made quite a name for himself in a short space of time, but far from succumbing to his own hype, he’s maintaining a cool head and steely gaze on the future. The dreadlocked wonder exploded onto the music scene with a slew of releases via Kerri Chandler’s Madtech label, Waze & Odyssey’s Street Tracks and London-based party people Love Fever Records. Support for his music has come from far and wide, with Radio 1’s Pete Tong throwing his weight behind him as well as many of his peers and, ... Read more

Top 10 Upcoming Releases: August

Here’s another installment of our Top 10 Upcoming Releases, music recommendations from the team here at Deep House London with a variety of EPs and albums that we think you should have in your record collection! It’s as simple as that really, so read on and check out the great music we’ve selected for the next few weeks… 10. Remi Mazet – I Felt This Way Before EP | Colors | 01-09-2014 | Colors have been featured in our party tips guide a few times now and rightfully so, they’ve been putting on one of east London’s best little soirees ... Read more

Mix #011 By Celsius

Celsius steps up to throw down this week’s Deep House London mixtape, and he comes through firing on all cylinders.The producer has only been around for a couple of years but has already garnered support from many of our scene’s top tastemakers including Dirtybird’s Claude VonStroke, Huxley, Skream and Radio 1 icon, Pete Tong MBE. Not bad going really is it? Which is why we thought he’d make a great addition to the podcast series… His debut release ‘Super FM EP’ hit the streets in 2012 on Uno Mas Records, with lead track ‘Sentiment’ gaining Radio 1 play from Annie ... Read more

Exclusive Interview: Waifs & Strays

One of the most consistent duos in the UK over the last few years has been Waifs & Strays. The Bristol act always deliver great house music, whether it’s bumping Chicago style jams on Madtech or deep and dark cuts on labels such as Resonance. Sadly, Waifs & Strays recently became a solo act after one half, Rich Beanland, started to have problems with his ears. The good news is that Amos Nelson, the remaining member, is keeping the Waifs & Strays name very much alive and he’s doing a sterling job we must say. In fact, he’s busier than ... Read more

Exclusive Interview: Josh Butler

Young Josh Butler was one of the first contributors to Deep House Amsterdam’s mixtape series and now, a few years later, he’s back with us to take part in an exclusive interview. We bumped into Josh backstage (with his pal Bontan) at DC10’s opening party at the beginning of the Ibiza season a few weeks ago, where it was actually his first time at the world famous club. After a brief chat we decided to catch up again once we had some more time, and so here’s the result of a conversation we had just recently… What have you been ... Read more

Exclusive Interview with Citizen

2013 was the year that Laurence Blake went from behind the music scenes to very much being the heart of the scene. Back in 2012 he was still making music videos for pop stars like AlunaGeorge at the same time as releasing some timeless house EPs on labels like MadTech and Love Fever, but in 2013 his DJ sets really began to stand him apart from the crowd. Here we catch up with him for more ahead of him playing Sankeys. How long did it take you to find your own sound? Tough one, I think I’m constantly inspired by ... Read more