Tag: Benjamin Fröhlich

Premiere: LAGASTA Feat. Private Agenda – Love Is A Stranger [Lagasta]

Last Gas Station aka La.Ga.Sta. turns 10 this year, and celebrates its tunefully inspirational road trips through all these years in a very special way. They invited some of their favorite artists and producers, who have been part of LAGASTA ’s family all these years, to choose a best-loved song of theirs and make a cover version of it for a new anniversary compilation. The outcome is an exceptional track compilation that brings the most deserving music to the surface, from George Michael to Siouxsie and the Banshees and from Whitney Houston to Blood Orange. It’s a fusion of different ... Read more

Premiere: Benjamin Fröhlich – Tivoli [Permanent Vacation]

Benjamin Fröhlich has struck many chords in the arena of electronic music: as a party organizer and record shop owner in his early days, and now as a label owner, DJ and producer.   He is the co-founder of Permanent Vacation together with Tom Bioly, which has been up and running since the tropical summer of 2006. Emerging from the vibrant Cosmic Disco and Balearic scene, Permanent Vacation has been going strong over the past decade with genre-defining hits, albums and compilations. Fröhlich and Bioly have worked together with the household names of the international electronic dance scene. They have scouted ... Read more

Label Showcase: Permanent Vacation

Consistently reinforcing its home city of Munich’s musical heritage since 2006, Permanent Vacation’s beach chair electronica, feather-light house ballads and hit albums have been seminal in the resurgent love for Disco and all its variations. From there self-titled first release to output from the likes of New Jackson, DMX Krew, Lauer, Red Axes, Róisín Murphy, Elena Colombi, Jennifer Cardini, Chloé, The Drifter, Lake People, Lord of the Isles, John Talabot, and more, Permanent Vacation is undoubtedly a major scene player, and with their “Selected Label Works 6” now available, and recent release from the likes of Pional, Tuff City Kids, ... Read more

DHA Mix #389 By Aera

Since 2010, Berlin’s Aera has been able to carve out own musically topography between house, psychedelia and breakbeats. This sound attracted labels such as Innervisions, Maeve, and Hivern Discs to sing his praises, while Permanent Vacation continues his musical travels with, “The Sound Path”. This second Aera album, complete with cinematic and nature-esque qualities, has drawn listeners in since its April release with a great variety of landscapes, from New Age, Kraut, and Ambient. On 26 August, Aera joins the Permanent Vacation crew of Axel Boman, Konstantin Sibold, TERR, and Benjamin Fröhlich at ELSE Berlin for a Permanent Vacation Open ... Read more

Interview: 10 Years Of Permanent Vacation

Permanent Vacation, the label of Tom Bioly and Benjamin Fröhlich, celebrates 10 years in 2017. Having taken care of its home city of Munich’s precious musical heritage, Permanent Vacation is partly responsible for the new found love of Disco music and its variations such as Balearic, Cosmic, Krautrock and Protohouse. From there self titled first release on through classics like Tensnake’s ‘Coma Cat, Azzari & III’s ‘Reckless For Your Love,’ Todd Terje’s ‘Remaster of the Universe,’ to output from the likes of New Jackson, Dmx Krew, Lauer, Red Axes, Róisín Murphy, The Drifter, Lake People, Lord of the Isles, John ... Read more

DHA Mix #292 By Benjamin Fröhlich

Originally a party thrower and a record shop owner, Benjamin Fröhlich has since worn many hats in the arena of electronic music. As the co-founder (w. Tom Bioly) of Permanent Vacation imprint, Benjamin has provided a home to genre-busting tracks from John Talabot, Todd Terje, Mano Le Tough, Tuff City Kids and many more. Now in its 10th year, Permanent Vacation remains a go to destination for quality releases. Recently, Benjamin has increased his own production output. With years of experience as a touring DJ and a diverse love for all sorts of music, Benjamin Fröhlich has his sights now ... Read more