Category: Music

Premiere: Inner Axes Feat. Juanjo Pedro – Taste Of God (Timothy Clerkin Remix)

“Taste of God” is one song of Inner Axes’s upcoming EP. For this release, the Barcelona based producer counts with the collaborations of Juanjo Pedro on the vocals, Timothy Clerkin and Indies With Microkorgs (IWM) on the remixes. The first track is the original version, in which Juanjo Pedro´s voice has great prominence. The composition sounds at first as a deep song, but as it develops, the acid sounds become the main actor. The second track that we listen to is Timothy Clerkin‘s remix version. The Amsterdam producer parts from the deeper pad and acid sound found on the original ... Read more

Premiere: Adrian Marth – Circle of Fifths [Emerald and Doreen Records]

Adrian Marth, based in Barcelona, comes through with his new debut EP ‘Marthians World’ by own imprint Italo Moderni. His italo infused electro tracks are bound with their vibrancy to make any listener dance, with a killer bassline and it’s spacial synths. These tracks bring you straight back with nostalgia to the 80s without losing a contemporary feel. The release includes remixes by Baldo, Antoni Maiovvi and Mufti. Today we premiere the original Circle of Fifths by Adrian Marth. Adrian Marth – Marthians World EP [Emerald and Doreen Records] A1. Circle of Fifths A2. Testarrosa Girl B1. Circle of Fifths (Antoni Maiovvi Remix) ... Read more

Premiere: ODDiO FACToRY – To Be Or Not To Betty (Franck Roger Wonky Edition) [Chapter 24 Records]

Making their release debut on Chapter24, Parisian pair ODDiO FACToRY serve up a powerful dose of wonky disco tech goodness for the labels 42nd release, aided by two reworks from French house legend Franck Roger. The package opens with a dose of hooky, funky quality in OK Carrol. Referencing the Western shoot out of 1881, this is a killer slow jam which packs a combination of guitars and dark, off kilter grooves. Title track To Be Or Not To Betty feat. Marteen is a glorious combination of infectious funky guitar licks, soulful vocals, and huge bass, all overlaid with bewitching, ... Read more

DHA FM Mix #451 by Toshiya Kawasaki

This year Toshiya Kawasaki celebrated 15 years of his Mule Musiq, the legendary Japanese label, which is one of the most quality consistent labels around.   With a back catalog consisting of Axel Boman, DJ Sprinkles, MCDE, Oskar Offerman, Konstantin Sibold, Roman Flugel, Henrik Schwarz, Superpitcher and many others, the label is one of the most respected in the scene. This Saturday, December 7th, will be the final celebration party for the 15-year anniversary at Contact Tokyo together with DJ Koze. If you are around, then be sure to not miss this. We’re happy to have Toshiya Kawasaki contributing to our series ... Read more

Premiere: PatriceVanDenBerg – Sun Passage [Traum Schallplatten]

PatriceVanDenBerg releases his newest record Sun Passage to Traum Schallplatten’s latest VA.  Patrice first entered the Amsterdam music scene as a guitar player in Mad Doc 20/20 alongside Dov Elkabas aka The Prophet and Norbert Mannaert. With his first record being released as Collage together with Dov Elkabas on DanceTracks (NL).  His interest in Psytrance got triggered by a close friend who introduced him and it stuck with him ever since. Between 1993 and 1997 he released records as a member of Metal Spark and solo as Syrinx for M-Track (NL), Blue Room Released (UK), and Matsuri Recordings (UK).  In this same ... Read more

Premiere: Moderna Y Theus Mago – Red Room (Ewan Pearson Remix) [Side UP Works]

Side UP Works presents its 5th release with the remixes of its 2nd reference from the collaborative Moderna y Theus Mago ‘Pesos Not Besos’.  ‘Pesos Not Besos’ is taken by Ewan Pearson, Justin Robertson, Cabaret Nocturne, Martin Noise, Odd Oswald and Sara Zinger. A huge package with different sounds, including 2 remixes per original track, making a total of 6 bangers. Finding you something for every taste; eclectic, dark, powerful, and groovy. Sit back, relax and… enjoy the ride! We’re happy to share Ewan Pearson’s Remix of Red Room with you here today. Moderna Y Theus Mago – Pesos Not ... Read more

Premiere: Zakmina – Viral News [Roam Recordings]

Lithuanian newcomer Zakmina returns to Roam Recordings with two new stunning originals backed by ace remixes from Donald Dust and Roam alum Fabrizio Mammarella. The title track, Viral News, is a pulsating 80s infused thriller that builds with driving energy. Caroline takes it a bit deeper with its intricate synth work while keeping it big and moving. Up first on remix duty is Donald Dust who reworks the title track into freestyle territory with its rhythmic play of the original’s 80s vibe. Rounding out the EP is Fabrizio Mammarella, his psychedelic acid take on Caroline has an early morning warehouse written ... Read more

DHA FM Mix #450 by TERR

Terr is the exciting musical project of Daniela Caldellas, the Berlin-based DJ/producer and label owner, who grew up in Brazil’s Belo Horizonte. After spending her earlier years playing guitar in several punk bands, she asked her friends to teach her the basics of “computer music” only to unearth an infatuation with electronic production at the age of 19. “Electronic music allowed me to bring to life the sounds that I had in my mind,” she says. “It has no boundaries; I could bring to life all that I could imagine.” She then spent the ensuing 12 months researching new techniques, ... Read more

Premiere: Adana Twins – D.J.A.M.H. feat. Ridoutt [TAU]

It’s been a year since the Adana Twins conceived their label TAU. In that time they have successfully signed and released a slew of tracks that have captured the imaginations of influential selectors and dancefloor lovers alike. To celebrate their first anniversary, and all the success it has brought them, the Adana Twins take charge of their label’s 10th release with a three-tracker full of high quality, melodic electronica aimed straight at the floor. The duo had a very successful 2019. After ‘My Computer feat. Glowal’ on Diynamic, two remixes for Josh Wink’s ‘Higher State Of Consciousness’ on Watergate Records, their first ever BBC Radio 1 Essential ... Read more

Premiere: SouveQ – Csucsok [Secret Fusion]

Hungarian label Secret Fusion serves up a sizzling package that features some of the scenes most vital artists with Marvin & Guy, Jenia Tarsol and bosses Secret Factory all remixing a SouveQ original. SouveQ is a long-standing DJ and producer who has a string of successful collaborative projects under his belt and since this year has also been managing this label. He started his latest moniker as a live and production project in 2017 focusing on a synth-laden, 80s influenced sound, that draws on Nu wave, disco, and techno. SouveQ’s fantastic lead single ‘Csucsok’ is a slow but superbly heavy affair ... Read more

Premiere: Chaim – Pow Pow (The Organism Remix) [Blue Shadow Records]

Respected Israeli producer Chaim debuts on his Blue Shadow imprint with two charismatic cuts, including remixes from The Organism, Zombies in Miami and Kino Todo. Appearing on labels like BPitch, Disco Halal, Supplement Facts and Visionquest, Chaim’s emotively organic sound, often influenced by his Israeli homeland, is like no other. Arguably his biggest release to date, ‘Blue Shadow’ was released on Guy Gerber’s Rumors in 2014. Chaim now finally releases on his Tel Aviv-based imprint, which shares the same name, following appearances from Echonomist, Jinga, Kino Todo, and label co-founder Jenia Tarsol. ‘Pow Pow’ intoxicates with its utterly hypnotic and ... Read more

DHA FM Mix #449 by Kino Todo

Tel Aviv based young artist Kino Todo is very much an exciting up-and-comer who is making moves fast. His debut ep with self-titled banger “Giddafi Na” has topped the indie dance charts, and also received a warm remix by Red Axes. With some new materials cooking in his studio every day, this will not be the last you hear from the Israeli wonderboy. This Saturday his new remix on Blue Shadow Records for Chaim, which is also featured as the one before last track in this mix, will be released. We’re happy to have Kino Todo contributing to our series with this power-filled mix. Soundcloud ... Read more

DHA FM Mix #448 by Rigopolar

The now US-based Rigopolar is a cosmic explorer and space sound aficionado with credits on the likes of Tom Tom Disco dating back five or so years. His mix of disco and techno has taken him to gigs around the world, podcasts for Soma and remixes on the likes of Beat is Murder. His most recent affair is on leading Mexican label Duro, where Rigopolar is welcomed for four of his fantastically expansive and expressive disco tunes. Brilliant opener ‘Black Mantis’ is a spooky cut with a mysterious lead that takes you into a mystic forest. The drums move things ... Read more

Premiere: Roe Deers – Lazer In The Jungle [Playground Records]

Playground Records launches its first vinyl reference and for this brings a selection of top-level artists. In charge of the 3 originals, we have the Lithuanian Roe Deers joining the family. The EP includes 4 originals from Roe Deers, each also featuring a remix. The remixes on the vinyl release come from Sascha Funke, Zombies In Miami, and Niv Ast. As a cherry on the cake, the release comes with 2 digital exclusives, one original and its remix from Martin Noise. The track we choose to premiere today is called ‘Lazer in the Jungle’. It starts mysteriously, slowly building towards its ... Read more

DHA FM Mix #447 by Philou Louzolo

Philou Louzolo is a DJ and producer hailing for his audience to perceive traditional African music within the realm of a more obscure, sci-fi and techno indwelled electronic music experience, fast-forwarding its ancestral prospects into the future.  Philou’s coming of age is defined by the forces of musical and cultural diversity, living in worlds seemingly estranged from one another. As an adopted black kid, Philou grew up with the loving care of his adoptive Dutch grandparents. His grandfather taught him to listen to jazz and classical music from a very young age, provoking a surge of curiosity about his own ... Read more