Tag: Andre Hommen

The Top 10: April 2018

It’s returned! Our top 10 tracks of each and every month as selected by our team here in Amsterdam. This month’s selections feature a healthy dose of our own features, alongside favorites like of Perel, Fango, and Terr, al of which find themselves frequently featured across DHA. What were some of your favorite tracks of the month that was? Fango – Sikhote – Degustibus Music Perel – Alles – DFA Records Krystal Clear – Neutron Dance Terr – Have you Ever (Dub Mix) – Permanent Vacation Ko Shin Moon & Simple Symmetry – Halay (Cornelius Doctor Lonley mix) – Hard ... Read more

Premiere: André Hommen - Break Us (Original Mix) [These Eyes]

One year after the first release of These Eyes, André Hommen is back on his very own imprint with the two-track EP, “Metropoli”. These Eyes was created by Hommen specifically to accompany underground electronic music with unique design and an uncompromising ethos. With ‘Metropoli’ as a title track, it is as catchy as some of Hommen’s previous productions and has already been played out and featured in several key-playlists and podcasts (including Jonathan Kaspar’s DHA Mix). Here, the B-side, ‘Break Us,’ shows Hommen’s love for slower and more experimental music with a deepness and mysticism throughout. “Metropoli” is available 30 ... Read more

Hell Dunkel Festival Takes To The Slopes With Winter Weekender

An event that’s always on our calendar, Hell Dunkel Festival brings its 2017 winter edition with three days of music, parties, and skiing from 10-12 March. Going down on the slopes of Willingen, Hell Dunkel Winter Festival is a full weekend affair with three areas hosted by Watergate (As the first stop of the famed Berlin club’s “15 Years of Watergate” Tour), Kunstgeschwister, and Jackmode, bringing Claptone (Special Guest), Tiefschwarz, Thyladomid, Marco Resman, Andre Hommen, Iriz Menza, Paradox of Choice, La Fleur, Hyenah, Rancido, Mick Benjamins, and Abe Kanon. The weekend is broken down into three parts, where on Friday ... Read more

Hell/Dunkel Festival Podcast By Paradox Of Choice

Paradox Of Choice is a new project from a highly valued Hell/Dunkel Festival and Kunstgeschwister Resident. His first music production, a remix contribution to Pool’s “Your Depression“ received support by Peter Pardeike (Innervisions) and Andre Hommen (Objektivity), but not much else is made public by the elusive producer. Here, Paradox of Choice brings a varied mix of House and Techno, celebrating his debut at Düsseldorf’s Hell/Dunkel Festival 2016 where the likes of Recondite, Mano le Tough, DJ Hell, Daniel Bortz, Baikal, Eagles & Butterflies, (our very own) Kimou, and more will play. Download Soundcloud Artist Page [soundcloud url=”https://soundcloud.com/deep-house-amsterdam/hell-dunkel-podcast-by-paradox-of-choice” comments=”true” auto_play=”false” color=”E40045″ ... Read more

Mix #218 By André Hommen

Running the Objektivity label alongside East-coast house legend Dennis Ferrer, André Hommen provides a diving mix that is of utmost outstanding quality – from start to finish. His passion for music formed through his love of radio, where seminal radio-shows opened the doors to a world of music. House music, with its warmth and its groove, is the sound which became his musical home. André  started mixing for himself, but eventually went on performing at underground parties near his home-region. See also: Premiere: André Hommen – Secret Sphere (Original Mix) Coming off his newly released Bassari People EP via Objektivity, André has been dividing his time between touring and studio work ... Read more

Top 10 Releases In March

Our top 10 releases in March cover a range of different-sounding cuts and artists, spannig from house, to techno with even the odd disco rendez-vous here and there. These are the records that shouldn’t be missed this month. #10 | Jamie Trech – Still Need It EP | Sinnmusik | Out Now | Great stuff from UK-based producer Jamie Trench and friends on this 6-track EP on SinnMusik. The title track starts off on a typical house vibe and then opens up into something much more intricate, with a disco-funk bassline wrapping itself around some arresting drum inflections and jazzy ... Read more

Full Premiere: André Hommen – Secret Sphere (Original Mix)

Heavy on synths, thrills and musical twists and turns, André Hommen’s latest scheme is ready for launch. To get a taste of what’s coming we have the premiere of one of the key tracks from Hommen’s upcoming Battery Park EP on Objektivity, called “Secret Sphere”. Tune in and enjoy. André Hommen’s has steadily continued to build traction within house music at it’s center. Being part of the administrative and creative team behind Dennis Ferrer’s New York City based Objektivity imprint, Hommen had the opportunity to develop projects by artists including Ferrer, Argy and The Martinez Brothers. In collaboration with the ... Read more

Aidan Lavelle & Robbie Akbal ft. Shawni – Stars (André Hommen Rmx)

Culprit breaks open the fall/winter season with a fabulous new release by London’s Aidan Lavelle, Mexico’s Robbie Akbal and Los Angeles’ own, vocalist Shawni. ‘Stars’ its remix honours have befallen André Hommen, who has turned the original into an epic burner that is both dance floor proof as well as a groover suited for the comfort of your living room. Be the first to hear it here. The song organically sprung out of Culprit’s second release of 2014, Balcazar & Sordo, Dance Spirit and disCerN’s “Calling For You,” which also featured Shawni’s ethereal vocals and an Aidan Lavelle remix. Over ... Read more

Hell / Dunkel Festival Gears Up For Sixth Edition At Kiesgrube Neuss

Saturday 6th of September Hell / Dunkel Festival will kick off at Kiesgrube in Neuss, Germany.The organization behind the festival is currently working hard to realize their big plans for this sixth edition of the celebrated yearly open air event. The event is organized by ‘Kunstgeschwister’, aka Timo and Mike Kucksdorf, the two brothers who co-founded the agency back in 2007. After gaining enough expertise in the club scene, they tried their hands at setting up a festival in 2009, which would be baptised Hell / Dunkel Festival (Light / Dark). But Kunstgeschwister is also known for promoting concerts, open ... Read more

Hell & Dunkel Podcast #002 By Mick Benjamins

On September 6th , the fourth edition of the Hell & Dunkel Open Air will take place in Neuss, Germany. In order to get warmed up and end the summer in a true festival manner, we have the pleasure of presenting a special podcast by Dutch native & Berlin resident Mick Benjamins. He has perfected the fusion of emerging tracks with skillful breaks and brand new underground sounds. His sets are particularly impressive with driving deep house basics that he refines with vibrant techno elements. Thanks to this ability, he became well-tried at open air events such as PollerWiesen and ... Read more