Tag: Saved

Premiere: German Brigante - Indira Gandhi (Original Mix)

German Brigante is back with another hot new single, this time on Manitox. The Spaniard is one of the most charted artists on Resident Advisor, releases on labels like Diynamic Music, Get Physical, Dirtybird, Monaberry, Saved and many more, and always has a slick percussive element and killer bassline in all of his work. This new single, ‘Indira Gandhi’ is another standout effort. It is an exotic tech house cut with bubbly rubber drums and broad synth sweeps. Indian sounding vocals bring a worldly feel and frazzled bass adds extra tension. “Indira Gandhi” is available 23 April on Manitox

Premiere: German Brigante - Electombo (Original Mix)

German Brigante is never far away from the top of the underground charts. German is a real tune making machine who knows how to appeal to both DJs and dancers and Get Physical, Dirtybird, Monaberry, Saved and plenty more great outlets all put out his wares. Now he comes correct once more. Here, ‘Electombo’ is a fizzing and energetic cut with inventive synth sounds and drum rhythms. Warped squelches, claps, dark vocals and rattling percussion all flesh out the groove and make for something that immediately gets your attention. “Electombo” is available 31 July on Manitox

The Social Festival Announces Brings Black Coffee, Carl Cox, Sasha & Digweed For Landmark Fifth Edition

Nic Fanciulli’s The Social Festival returns to Maidstone for their landmark fifth edition over two days, 29-30 September. Now, Nic and The Social Festival have announced the first wave of name who will be joining the festivities and naturally it does not disappoint. Joining the Saved! main man will be the return of Carl Cox, as well as Sasha & Digweed. Also on hand will be iInternational superstar like The Martinez Brothers, Black Coffee, Jackmaster, Guy Gerber, and Cassy, as well as Emmanuel Satie, D’Julz, Butch, Adriatique, and the Apollonia boys. Of course there will be more names announced in ... Read more

DHL Mix #127 By Paolo Rocco

Paolo Rocco has left his mark on the international circuit as an artist with the ability to produce records with meaning and DJ like a veteran. Initially making a name back home in Montreal, Paolo’s productions entered the market in 2012 with instant international support. His releases on Real Tone, One Records, Saved and others were all met with high acclaims as were the compilations he mixed for Defected and Get Physical. Consistently doing his part to educate the underground scene with House, Techno, and Minimal infused music, Paolo’s story telling sets or critically acclaimed productions has been making waves ... Read more

Winter Social Announces First Names For 2017 With Lawler, Troxler, Väth & More

After attracting some 25,000 festival goers to The Kent County Showground this summer, he Social back once again with The Winter Social. With its biggest winter line-up to date, Sven Våth and Seth Troxler are set to headline the massive event. Alongside Våth will be Drumcode resident Alan Fitzpatrick, Dense & Pika, Tim Green, Bas Ibellini & George Andrews. Wile Troxler sees support from Social boss and Saved head honcho Nic Fanciulli, who will be playing back to back with Hot Since 82, Viva Warriors boss Steve Lawler, Ants resident Andrea Oliva, Mark Fanciulli and local pioneer Rob Cockerton. 11 ... Read more

The Social Festival Playlist: Marco Faraone

Italy’s Marco Faraone is a prolific and versatile producer/DJ whose incendiary live sets have earned him International acclaim. Also the founder of UNCAGE Records, Marco became fascinated by the 90s house championed by Masters At Work and Todd Terry, whilst admiring Laurent Garnier for his ability to effortlessly play diverse sets. Since then he has released his own music on the likes of Drumcode, Desolat, Be As One, Sci+Tec, Moda Black, Holic Trax, Get Physical and Truesoul, while DJing alongside names like Adam Beyer, Loco Dice, Ricardo Villlalobos, Dixon, Marcel Dettman, Ben Klock, Carl Cox, Nina Kraviz, Solomun and Chris ... Read more

Interview: German Brigante

Few producers have turned out as many hits as German Brigante in recent times. He is a real tune making machine who knows how to appeal to both DJs and dancers and Get Physical, Dirtybird, Monaberry, Saved and plenty more great outlets all put out his wares. He DJs all over the world and is actually a Spaniard, despite what many people think. Here, we ask how it feels to be so charted, about the gear he uses in his studio to make his beats and about how remixes are different form originals.  “My ideal Sunday is when I come ... Read more

The Social Festival 2016: 5 Acts To Watch

It’s quickly approaching, 9&10 September’s The Social Festival at the Kent County Showgrounds. The event, which is organized from Saved! Records founder and DJ veteran himself Nic Fanciulli sees a who’s who of dance music masters, past and present, decent to its grounds. With such a stacked lineup we thought we’d take the opportunity to check out who we’re most excited to see (although #1 is kind of a no brainer) Sasha & Digweed [soundcloud url=”https://soundcloud.com/mark-h-4/sasha-john-digweed-delta-heavy-tour-miami-arena-2002″ comments=”true” auto_play=”false” color=”E40045″ width=”100%” height=”166″] What can we say here? It’s Sasha & Digweed, the original DJ duo and international back 2 back champions. ... Read more

DHL Mix #106 By Sabb

As one of Resident Advisor’s most charted acts, Switzerland’s Sabb is an artist whose presence and maturity in the studio seems to develop with every release. His signature sound – a fluid mix of crisp drum grooves, chunky, overheated basslines & pitched-down vocal sampling – has quickly won over audiences, as well as the respect of industry peers, quickly identified by the likes of Matthias Tanzmann, Nic Fanculli, Noir, John Digweed, Sasha, Hot Since 82 and Hector Couto. Now, with a packed touring schedule, including gigs at Watergate (Berlin) and Hive (Switzerland), and releases on highly respected labels Moon Harbour, ... Read more

DHL Mix #101 By m.O.N.R.O.E.

m.O.N.R.O.E. has established himself as an artist to look out for through a simple yet at times forgotten process of making quality music and being able to spin it live at an exceptionally high level. Following in the footsteps of his father, who worked as a producer alongside the legendary James Brown, m.O.N.R.O.E. has been a student of music all his life, and it shows in the soundscape and quality of his work. His first full release came on ‘VIVa Music’ alongside Daniel Dubb. He has three solo EP’s on Get Physical, and one on Saved Records. His EP’s have ... Read more

DHL Mix #090 By Paul C & Paolo Martini

With a combined career that spans 40 years in the business,Paul C & Paolo Martini are 2 of the hottest Italians producers around. From 2010 the pair have worked tirelessly in the studio and not only seen their music supported by many of the industry’s biggest names, but also seen their work feature on labels such Hot Creations, Cecille, 8Bit, Moon Harbour, Kling Klong, Terminal M, Exploited amongst many others, with the constant support from all the big guns in the market like Marco Carola, Jamie Jones, Carl Cox, Luciano, Matthias Tanzmann, Davide Squillace, John Digweed, Joseph Capriati, Nick Curly ... Read more

Interview: Mihalis Safras

Greece is a country that turns out a high quality brand of DJ, and proof of that comes in the form of Mihalis Safras. A famously devoted vinyl purist, he runs his own label Material, which is a hotbed of taste making house and techno treats, is a DJ who joins the dots between disparate sounds and styles and scenes with ease and a producer with very real chops. When this man relate a tune, the world listened, and as such he was ranked as the most charted tech house artists of 2015 on Traxscource and Resident Advisor. Before now ... Read more

Interview: Onno

ONNO is a revered Dutch DJ and producer who has been steadily rising to the top of the pile since 2001. In the ensuing years, he has released a number of well-received EPs, most recently the Beatport topping ‘Paragroove’ on Moon Harbour, which also made hime one of the top 3 most charted artists on Resident Advisor. ONNO now continues to produce for other top labels including Get Physical, Souvenir, Saved and International DJ Gigolos. The sound that he now weaves at clubs and festivals across Europe is a bass heavy one with plenty of interlocking house grooves all heavily ... Read more