Tag: cadenza

Premiere: Yaya - Unconditional Love (Original Mix)

Yaya returns to his own label Tamango Records with another wicked release. A prolific studio wizard and DJ, Yaya’s work has been featured on the likes of Desolat, Cadenza, Be As One, Kina Music, Kiara Knock Knock series, Souvenir Plus, Etruria Beat, Maison d’être, Earlydub, Draft, Hoenregler, Hummingbird Label, Oblack Records, and more. On today’s exclusive premiere ‘Unconditional Love,’ taken off its eponymous EP, Yaya’s typical trademark groove shines through with some extra great tribal-drum contaminations combined with a great Caribbean-oriented female chant, giving life to a proper dancefloor burner. “Unconditional Love” is available 20 May on Tamango Records

Interview: Reboot

Over the last 10+ years, Reboot has proved he is an artist who always evolves and adapts to new ideas with each release. Reboot has put out numerous EPs and LPs on labels like Cadenza and Cocoon, Moon Harbour and Defected. From intricate minimal to solid, club ready techno & house music via an immersive live show at the vanguard of the scene, the Frankfurter has also had his own Ibiza party and played just about every major club and festival in the world. He has had a number of underground and Beatport hits in recent times with efforts like ... Read more

Mix #213 By Reboot

Anticipating the third full length album from Germany’s Reboot, the man himself gives us an exclusive mixtape for the 213th edition of our series. Entitled “aLIVE,” and available via Get Physical Recordings, the 12 track affair is his first on the label and is another fantastic statement of his inventive electronic talents. “aLIVE” takes inspiration from “the beauty of all aspects of life” and “the magical connection between everything in existence” according to the artist. It was written over the course of two years and inspired by a multitude of ideas and sketches. The final work was then finished in ... Read more

Interview: Luciano

For the rare individual who does not know him, if you have lived in a cave then we will forgive you..Luciano is a 5 time DJ Awards winner and ten time nominee. These are the DJ Awards delivered in what has become Luciano’s second home, Pacha, Ibiza. Born in Switzerland from a Swiss father and Chilean mother, for the sake of millions Chilean fans, he relocated at the tender age of 11 years old there. Luciano then made history in South America by converting rock aficionados into house music, making friend with Ricardo Villalobos, playing at the Love Parade in ... Read more

Hundreds Of Top Labels Sign On To Native Instruments’ Stems

Native Instruments latest audio format, Stems, has announced hundreds of the industries top labels have signed on to the open source software. See also: Native Instruments Introduces ‘Stems’ Audio Format Allowing Greater Manipulation Capabilities The idea behind Stems is so that DJs can mix between and combine elements of different elements of tracks in ways they could not before using traditional mixers and EQs. Dividing tracks into four “stems,” bass, drums, synth, and vocals, compatible hardware allows for a new mixing interface featuring each element’s colour coded waveform. The format, which is packaged inside standard MPEG-4 files, also can play as ... Read more

Exclusive Interview With Shlomi Aber

“Not that much has changed. Music is always music, no borders or restrictions. What has changed is that in modern days talent isn’t everything. You need to be a self-promoter, a character, social media player and much more.” Shlomi Aber has the kind of impact that usually elevates you off the dance floor, making you explore space and time and when he is done with you, brings you back down to earth with a blown mind and blurred perception of “What just happened?!”. A comment taken from  a Radio 1 interview sums up why he’s hitting such a broad mark over ... Read more

Exclusive Interview With Lee Van Dowski

“Sometimes I feel the care DJs receive is disproportionate, we just mix records together and produce music in the end..” Lee Van Dowski, the very name exudes style and intrigue. A country lord, perhaps, who at night throws open the manor gates to host all-night bacchanals legendary for their wine and song. And though the French-born, Geneva-based artist may not have a manor to his name, the rest isn’t far off the mark. Born Renaud Lewandowski, Lee has earned himself a reputation as a kind of dark prince of uplifting electronic music who spreads his mischief via long, undulating DJ ... Read more