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The Top 10: July 2018

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 TERR, Pional, and Gerd Janson all of which find themselves frequently featured across DHA. What were some of your favorite tracks of the month that was? Teslasonic – Quantum Paradox [Dalmata Daniel]   Pional – XME (A Quiet Ceremony Mix) [Phonica Records]   Supreems – Close Your Eyes (And Feel) [Lobster Theremin]   Terr – Neuromancer (Krystal Klear Remix) [Correspondant]   Autarkic – Powerhouse (Evil Version) [Life & ... Read more

[Interview] Staying Cool With Tiga & The Crusade Against Boring Records

After contributing material and production to Tiga’s 2016 “No Fantasy Required” LP, an organic collaboration formed between the the Turbo Recordings and fellow Montrealer Clarian, the two have come together for one of a slew of projects that have set the former’s eventful spring and summer season. The result of that collaboration, an amazing Acid Techno package, “Stay Cool/You’re So Special”, which this Friday, 13 July, sees the release of its diverse remix package, featuring interpretations from a trio of Turbo artists – Absolute., Beton, and Dimitri Veimar – alongside Eats Everything and, today’s exclusive premiere, Gerd Janson, who also ... Read more

Premiere: Clarian - Under The Gun (Michael Mayer Remix)

The first single taken from his forthcoming debut album, “Television Days,” sees enigmatic DJ/producer Clarian release ‘Under The Gun’. Here, Kompakt co-owner Michael Mayer transforms the track to a melodic techno offering, placing in a low-end, chugging groove that perfectly contrasts to the nonchalant vocals/synths of the original. “Under the Gun” (including Michael Mayer and Tiga remixes) is available 26 January on Balance Music

The Ark Cruise Podcast By Felix Da Housecat

Felix da Housecat has reached dizzying heights over the course of his long career, releasing on the likes of Global Cuts, Defected, Crosstown Rebels amongst many others. Hi has remixed artists that span the spectrum of music from Kylie Minogue, Pet Shop Boys, Madonna and Gwen Stefani, to collaborating with Diddy, James Murphy, and Miss Kittin. This year, this veteran of House kicked off his latest imprint – Founders Of Filth, which featured Jamie Principle and Clarian across its three tracks. Here, the multi Grammy nominated artist, and holder of such alias’ as Aphrohead and Thee Maddkatt Courtship, anticipates the ... Read more

DHA Mix #245 By Abstraxion

French producer and event enthusiast Abstraxion delivers a melodically smooth yet enticing mix to make Monday morning much more bearable.  The French producer, otherwise known as Harold Boué is based in Marseille. It is here that he constructed his very own music studio that is brimming with old analogic instruments that allow him to experiment with the concoction of sounds he uses in his productions today. Having a key focus on raw and original sound, the producer is not shy when it comes to using a variation in synths and polyrhythms all of which capture and aspect of spontaneity.  Abstraxion has many ... Read more

Premiere: Clarian – Derail The Reptile Revolution (Original Mix)

Culprit is on to release a new EP from Clarian, a collection of hypnotic synth melodies intertwining with rough electro baselines. Today we are very proud to premiere our favourite pick from the upcoming release – Clarian’s ‘Derail The Reptile Revolution’, a spacey compilation of catchy breakbeats and acidic undertones. Posing as a patient at a human testing facility on the North Coast, Clarian is an artist that explores all dimensions and visions within the world of music. His sound exudes deep contexts, inducing those listening to his music into a state of almost lucid dreaming. For a while Clarian has been sought as the rising ... Read more

Mix #131 By Clarian

Born into the mid 80s, Clarian grew up in Montreal and began recording and composing as a teenager when suburban kids were falling asleep to bands like Radiohead. Influenced by the 80’s film, New Wave, and the sublime of the late 90’s indie, he shaped his production style and has been released on various esteemed  labels, from Visionquest and Supplement Facts to Life And Death. Clarian first appeared on the dance music map with the release of Footprintz’ Utopia EP (2011), which brought him endless critical acclaim, and culminated in appearances on year-end music mag charts such as DJ Mag. ... Read more