Tag: B Traits

Labyrinth Open Croatia Podcast By B.Traits

B.Traits passion for sounds from across the musical spectrum make her an artist where listeners can truly expect the unexpected. Her journey from Canada to London has seen her become one of the core members of BBC Radio 1’s Friday night lineup where she is able to champion cutting edge underground electronic music with rampant eclecticism. This July, B.Traits will join the 2018 edition of Labyrinth Open Croatia, which will see her head to Croatia alongside the likes of Amelie Lens, Butch, Hernan Cattaneo and more. Anticipating this event, B.Traits provided this exclusive mix to keep you going until 11 – 14 ... Read more

Labyrinth Open 2018 Announces Full Lineup For Second Croatia Festival Event

Amelie Lens, Hernan Cattaneo, Len Faki and Stephan Bodzin were the four names previously announced for Labyrinth Open’s second Croatia festival. Now, the 11 – 14 July festival has announced the rest of its lineup taking place just under 30 kilometres south-east of Split. Joining the already announced quartet will be the likes of B.Traits, Dubfire, Guy J, HOSH, Kollektiv Turmstrasse, Raw District and nearly 50 more acts representing the best in international House & Techno. Of course, besides from the music Labyrinth Open offers many more activities at the base of the Mosor Mountain including a one day music ... Read more

Party Report: Hideout Festival 2017

Upon touching down at Croatia’s Split Airport for 2017’s, seventh edition of, Hideout Festival, I truly didn’t know what to expect from it, the location or the crowd. I can admit here that, contrary to (I’m sure) many out there, I’m not necessarily a person drawn to the tropics, an over amount of sunshine, or beach culture in general. In fact, my previous week’s Iceland excursion was, at first, much more up my alley with its constant overcast, rain, and sub 10 degree temperatures. So, going from cold Reykjavik pretty much immediately to the sunny shores of the Adriatic seemed ... Read more

The Ark Cruise Festival Completes Inaugural Lineup With 2MANYDJs, Chris Liebing, Sven Väth & More

The immense ship Freedom Of The Seas that hosts The Ark Cruise Festival is set to create a perfect playground for all desires. With a slew of activities, restaurants, and secrets, the inaugural seaward event has also completed its lineup. With over 90 acts in attendance, the likes of 2MANYDJs, Sven Väth, Axel Boman, B.Traits, Chris Liebing, Cassius, Felix Da Housecat, Richy Ahmed, Henrik Schwarz, and Matador have all been announced. They will join previously announced names like Robag Wruhme (who, alongside Axel Boman will be playing a very special sunrise session), Dennis Ferrer, KiNK, Stephan Bodzin, and more. So, ... Read more

Danny Daze, Toddla T, Bill Brewster & B.Traits Share Industry Insights

Considering the saturation of the industry the accessibility of technology, today you need much more than talent to actually “make it”. Take Note 2.0 is aiming to share with you exactly that knowledge. Meanwhile, we asked the speakers of Take Note to share some of their industry insights before the event. After a successful first year, Take Note conference caught our eye. Finally, the conference, that is aimed at the next generation of musicians and artists, is back to London with the second edition. This year in stock there’s a meaty programme of workshops, talks and performances, but the honest success stories, tips ... Read more

Mix #206 By Cubicolor

Providing the mix for DHA this week is Cubicolor, the act known for their collaborative efforts with London electronic power label Anjunadeep and curation of gentle, deep, bass-heavy atmospheric jungle vibes. Making his breakthrough in 2014 with his ‘Next Planet EP’, Cubicolor has gone on to be supported by artists such as Pete Tong, B.Traits, Kolsch, Joris Voorn, Lee Burridge, Adriatique and George Fitzgerald.  Their 4th EP for Anjunadeep ‘Down The Wall‘, was recently followed by a remix of the amazing ‘X Machina‘ record from Howling for Monkeytown/Counter Records. Ahead of their debut album in 2016, Cubicolor arrive on Edu Imbernon‘s breakthrough label Fayer, with their ... Read more

Winter Social Podcast By Yousef

For our next instalment in the special podcast series for the Winter Social festival in Kent we’re bringing Yousef, who is one of the highly anticipated artists on the UK-flavoured star studded line up. See also: Winter Social Podcast By B. Traits Yousef is a force within electronic music, and has come to represent the ethos of the modern DJ. Absorbing a litany of roles, a seasoned authentic and peerless dj, a label owner, a producer & remixer, an event organiser and a mentor. Yousef brings together the seductive groove and swing of authentic house readily with the energy of techno. ... Read more

Winter Social Podcast By B.Traits

You should certainly expect the unexpected where B.Traits is concerned. As a skilled producer, DJ and presenter, B.Traits journey has seen her relocate from British Columbia, Canada to London, England; break the UK singles chart with her rave/bass hybrid track ‘Fever’; become an established and respected radio broadcaster for BBC Radio 1 through which she vehemently champions cutting edge underground electronic music; cement her reputation as a trusted selector at countless leading music events; and most recently become an advocate for drug education (with the a special documentary for BBC 3 entitled How Safe Are My Drugs?) within her adopted home. Perhaps ... Read more

Exclusive Interview With Maribou State

With a sound as quintessentially British as the picturesque Hertfordshire village that they call home, Chris Davids and Liam Ivory aka Maribou State have steadily built a glowing international reputation via a string of well-loved EPs and a fistful of remixes (including Kelis, Lana del Ray, Ultraísta).  Well-versed in the art of balance, the duo have been quietly yet mightily refining their touch in recent years, delivering a string of releases (including the much loved Tongue and Truths EPs ) crafted through an incredible studio ethic at their rural bolt-hole “The Shack in the Back”. Far from your typical laptop-reliant producers; ... Read more

Mix #125 By Disciples

You might not have heard of them yet, buy after they have been called out by the likes of MistaJam, DJ Target, B.Traits, Toddla T and Rob Da Bank, and because their latest track became Pete Tong’s Essential New Tune, this is sure to change. Disciples earned a plethora of attention for their NewState-issued underground hit ‘Remedy’. Subsequently signed to the FFRR imprint. They’ve since built on their growing reputation with the ‘Catwalk’ EP and the recent ‘Poison Arrow’. Their next step came with the September 22nd release of their new track ‘They Don’t Know’ on FFRR which was premiered ... Read more

Verknipt ADE Special Podcast #001 By Friend Within

With releases on Dirtybird and PETS and remixes for the cream of modern music talent such as Fenech-Soler and Mausi already under his burgeoning belt, this is one producer already impossible to pigeonhole and difficult to ignore since bursting onto the scene in early 2013. Seemingly arriving from nowhere, Friend Within has made a lot of friends in a very short space of time. From guesting on T.Williams Rinse FM show to radio plays by Skream & Benga, Annie Mac, B Traits, Mistajam, DJ Cameo and Monki as well as having already DJ’ed in pretty much every major city in ... Read more