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.
Held during Miami Music Week in the green surroundings of the Historic Virginia Key Park, Rapture Electronic Music Festival is back and has announced its stage by stage lineups. Featuring many of today’s top underground talent in an idyllic beachside setting, Rapture Electronic Music Festival serves as a great alternative to the overly hyped South Beach pool party scene, rather, boasting lush spaces and ocean views, and a the stellar lineup. Having already announced the likes of Luciano, Guy Gerber, Chris Liebing, Zip, RPR Sounsystem, and many more, Rapture now adds the announcement that ocean conservation non-profit Big Blue & ... Read more
As her releases for the likes of All Day I Dream and Hallucienda have shown, Öona Dahl is an artist with an open mind and a vast range of music knowledge. Here, Öona’s originality burns bright throughout her first remix of Nick Warren & Tripswitch‘s ‘Voight Kampff’. On the track, the first of two remixes from her on the package, Öona Dahl takes it in an even more cosmic, deeply melodic direction – a voyage of discovery at every subtle twist and turn, skipping lightly on a hypnotic groove, as a beautiful, reverential, smile-inducing treatment is unveiled. “Voight Kampff” is ... Read more
With chart-topping releases on Sudbeat, Plattenbank and close friend Guy J’s Lost & Found, Chicola is heralded as one of Israel’s best kept secrets. Spanning some two decades, Chicola has just released his long overdue debut album on the aforementioned Lost & Found imprint. With support for the LP’s preceding EP ‘Yoav’ coming from the likes of Musumeci, Jeremy Olander, Edu Imbernon, Eelke Kleijn, Hernan Cattaneo, and Nick Warren, Chicola is now ready make that big leap in his career everyone knew was coming. Here, Chicola brings an exclusive mix filled with originals to get you up to speed on ... Read more
There are very few who can show the long-spanning career Hernan Cattaneo has cultivated throughout his 30 year span as an underground artist. More than just a performer, Hernan has been a leader, taking the Argentinian House sound from a local collective to international prominence, and along with it exposing the world to some of the most now critically acclaimed sounds in Progressive, House, and Techno. His own imprint, Sudbeat, has released groundbreaking work from the biggest names in the business, from Danny Howells to Guy J, Nick Warren to Henry Saiz. On 12 August Hernan Catteno brings his Sudbeat ... Read more
Members of Moscow-based trio Tantsui are professional musicians with a unique musical vision. Tantsui’s sound is charming, interesting, melodic, but still groovy and dancefloor-friendly. The trio has performed at the best Moscow clubs (Gipsy, Krysha Mira, etc.), released on What’s In The Box Records in 2013, remixed Martin Eyerer, Guru Groove Foundation and The Maneken ,and have collaborated with Russian labels NOPASSPORT and Highway Records. Now, Tantsui provides the first release from Nick Warren‘s new The Soundgarden label, which sees the Soundgarden brand further growing and evolving from it’s well established club nights, bi-monthly radio show and compilation series, in ... Read more
Bristol has always been up there as a city noticed for its cultural creativity, whether its pseudonymous Banksy’s street art on to the side of a building, or an all night rave on a German Cargo Ship. The city has undoubtedly become a place of artistic expression, fully submersing itself within its deep and dark underground culture. With that, we took to exploring the ever-growing popularity of Bristol’s music scene, as it welcomes an influx of ravers, who rate what the city has to offer as a cut above the rest, and rumor has it, they rival the around the clock parties ... Read more