Tag: Balance Presents

Premiere: Henry Saiz - Secrets (Tuff City Kids Remix)

The duo of Gerd Janson and Philip Lauer aka Tuff City Kids are back with another smooth remix, this time coming by way of Henry Saiz, Natura Sonoris, and Balance Music. Taken from the forthcoming Balance compilation mixed by Saiz and featuring only exclusive cuts of his renowned imprint, Natura Sonoris celebrates its 10 year anniversary, as well as 6 years since Henry’s seminal 19th edition of Balance Presents. Here, the Frankfurt favorites who frequently pop up on DHA take Henry’s ‘Secrets’ and turn it into a smooth, vocal laden late nighter. “Balance Presents Natura Sonoris. Mixed By Henry Saiz” ... Read more

Premiere: Darius Syrossian – Unicorn Zone (Original Mix)

Darius Syrossian first emerged by working in record shops and the North England circuit for years. From there, Darius has gone on to run a series of well-received releases on labels like Area Remote, OFF Recordings, VIVa Music and Hot Creations, firmly establishing him as one of the hottest production properties around. Fast-forward to 2017 and Darius’ hosts his Do Not Sleep label and party concept throughout the world. With it, Syrossian is able to deftyly display the full gamut of his musical ethos, also prominently featured on his recent “Balance Presents” mix. Off the mix, and finally forthcoming on ... Read more

Premiere: Alex Niggemann – Hurricane Feat. The Shadow Self (Deetron Dub)

Following up last October’s stunning “Balance Presents…” compilation, AEON label boss Alex Niggemann returns to Balance Music with a fresh EP, ‘Hurricane’. Also showcasing the beginning of a new chapter for his melancholic-pop- driven alter ego The Shadow Self, the EP also features a new original ‘Silhouettes & Sparks’, plus remixes from Deetron & Denis Horvat. Today, we exclusively premiere Deetron’s Dub of ‘Hurricane’. ‘Hurricane’ is available 3 February on Balance Music Soundcloud – Alex Niggemann Artist Page – Alex Niggemann Soundcloud – Deetron Artist Page – Deetron [soundcloud url=”https://soundcloud.com/deep-house-amsterdam/premiere-alex-niggemann-hurricane-feat-the-shadow-self-deetron-dub” comments=”true” auto_play=”false” color=”E40045″ width=”100%” height=”166″]

Alex Niggemann Talks Balance Compilation

Rarely we get to know the full thought process of an artist putting up his musical story in one rounded piece. The prestigious Balance series, championing the most unique talents of the underground house and techno heroes, is now joined by the talented German producer Alex Niggemann. Here, to carry us through the journey of putting up his emotive, misty, and deep compilation of grooves, is Alex himself: “At DJ’s sets you create a mood fitting to a certain venue and crowd. You make sure music, people and place are creating one united vibe. With a mixtape you don’t really know where, in ... Read more

Interview: Patrice Bäumel

Known for his past residencies at the legendary Club 11 and Trouw, Patrice Bäumel has since become an internationally renowned DJ and producer. He’s a true stalwart of the Amsterdam scene – with a deep understanding and interpretation of what it means to live in such a beautiful city. Patrice Bäumel occupies a highly distinctive and less-trodden niche in electronic music. He operates at the intersection of the emotive and the technical; his keen ear for melody and drama working in tandem with intricate sound design and experimental templates. While you could loosely label him as a ‘techno’ artist, his love of ambient, electronica and ... Read more

Interview: Kölsch

Kölsch is a medium for the narration of Danish Native Rune Reilly Kölsch’ life through sonic soundscapes, laid out in melodic vignettes that read as a picture book to the formulation of the man behind the music. Together, these vignettes form a whole greater than the sum of its parts, a nostalgic, introspective voyage. Rune’s first voyage, captured in his critically acclaimed LP release, ‘1977’ signifies the year of his birth and draws inspiration from his culturally diverse upbringing. The ‘1977’ record itself was a dancefloor heavy output that proved the world-over the success and appeal of the melodic and emotional side to ... Read more