Tag: Cocoon

DHA Mix #409 By Alejandro Mosso (LIVE)

Alejandro Mosso is an Argentinian musician and live performer with more than 15 years of production and performance under his belt. With roots in IDM and experimental music, and an insatiable hunger for music research and audio experimentation, Alejandro has developed a distinctive sound palette: a balance between electronic and acoustic sounds, markedly informed by a detailed and precise sound design. 2006 marked the beginning of his international career with his first european tour. Since then, Alejandro has performed his Live Set across South America, North America, Europe, Africa and Asia. Apart from touring extensively, Alejandro has produced a lengthy ... Read more

Pacha Barcelona Welcomes Cocoon, Spectrum, Vagabundos & More For Off Week 2018

From Tuesday, 12 – Sunday, 17 June, 2018, Pacha Barcelona steps into to Off Week 2018 with a full slate of events. With debut brands and long term friends joining the festivity, the two cherries take 6 days to explore the full spectrum of underground electronic music at one of its major annual events. Pacha Barcelona Off Week debuts include UNER‘s multi sensorial Umamii (12 June) concept returning to its home city along with Andhim, Francisco Allendes, Gonçalo, and Solardo, and Joris Voorn‘s Spectrum (13 June) has Kölsch, Patrice Bäumel and B. Traits. Wednesday, 14 June sees Yousef‘s famed Liverpool ... Read more

DHA Mix #348 By Chaim

Chaim is an Israeli musician, whose organic and forward-thinking music rouses listeners around the globe. His productions have found homes on some of the industry’s most notable labels, including BPitch Control, Rumors, Supplement Facts, Saved Records, Cocoon, and many more. With a knack for turning out hits like “Love Rehab” [BPitch Control] and the Ibiza anthem “Blue Shadow” [Rumors], Chaim continually finds himself at the forefront of a booming electronic music culture. Known for gracing the DJ booths of acclaimed venues like Fabric (London), Panorama Bar (Berlin), Output (NYC), Stereo (Montreal) and The Block (Tel Aviv) amongst others, Chaim creates ... Read more

DHA Mix #336 By Re.You

It’s been a meteoric rise over the past decade for Re.You. With a prolific release schedule continues, and the live show with Rampa that formed having fallen in with the Keinemusik crew around ’09, Re.You is now all in from his hom base of Berlin. His first single ‘Work’ was a roaring success. before joining the Souvenir family with 2011’s ‘Ghost’. Things really got moving after Re.You scored a massive hit with his edit of Lana Del Rey’s ‘Video Games,’ which then followed with hits on Mobilee, Cocoon, and more. Now, with a new release NOW AVAILABLE, ‘Work It Now,’ ... Read more

DHA Mix #325 By SIS

With many shades of experience, SIS is the exact opposite of the cardboard cut-out, squeaky clean radio DJ. Driven by raw musicality and flickers of his colourful past, global ancestry, and intense personality, SIS quickly honed a unique house music style. A style that has been heard on the likes of Cecille, Sei es Drum, Cocoon, Bouq, Crosstown Rebels, Get Physical, and his own Cocolino imprint. An underground hero, SIS has graced the decks of Amnesia, Fabric, Robert Johnson, and more. Currently, his latest release, the collaborative EP “The Get Down” with Benjamin Frnkln on Mobilee Records. With state of ... Read more

DHA Mix #307 By Olaf Stuut

The music of Olaf Stuut tells stories with challenging harmonies, contemporary percussions and deep emotional vibes. It is a sound that has been featured on the likes of Atomnation, Traum, Cocoon, Zaubernuss and infectious Music and supported by Max Cooper, Laurent Garnier, Agoria, Minilogue, John Digweed, Joris Voorn, Stimming, and Hernan Cattaneo amongst many others. With over 100+ EP’s, album and remixes in his impressive discography, Olaf Stuut continuously experiments and changes his way of working to keep challenging him self and renewing his sounds. We’ve featured many a premiere from Olaf but now this Amsterdam sound magician drops his ... Read more

Interview: Mano Le Tough

One of the most celebrated names in House & Techno is Maeve‘s Mano Le Tough. The Dublin born, Switzerland based, artist approaches DJing as seriously as one can, looking at the craft as a legitimate art form. This philosophy allows for a diverse smattering of influences including assorted strains of house, techno, disco, and new wave, coming together to make a sound distinctly individual. A sound which can be heard on releases for the likes of Permanent Vacation, Buzzin’ Fly, Internasjonal, Life and Death, and more esteemed imprints. As a studio force, Mano Le Tough is one of the minds ... Read more

Dockyard Festival Announces First Names, New Location For Annual ADE Edition

Amsterdam’s well established Dockyard Festival has announced the names for their annual Amsterdam Dance Event favorite festival event. As well as moving location’s, from NDSM to Westpoort’s N-1 Park, Dockyard, Dockyard Daytime Festival will be bigger and better than before, with all the usual lights, production and sound, fans have become accustomed to from the series. Stages will be hosted by the likes of Cocoon, Mindshake, Polegroup, and Terminal One, with names like Sven Vath, Mano le Tough, Paco Osuna, Eats Everything, Octave One, and many more on hand. Check the full linep below, ad make sure to get online ... Read more

DHA Mix #289 By Rampa

Making a name for himself with Keinemusik since 2009, the diy label/like minded DJ crew, Rampa is a name synonymous with quality over quantity. Besides his prominent collaborations with fellow Keinemusik cohorts &ME, Adam Port, Reznik and Monja, Rampa has released his own work on a slew of the world’s best labels like Cocoon, Innervisions, Strictly Rhythm, Kompakt, 2020 Vision, Freerange, Bpitch Control, Diynamic and Crosstown Rebels. Now, with a refocused approach to production and technology, Rampa has upped his time in the studio, as well as working on a tech-based TEILE project – his own company to produce and ... Read more

Sasha & Digweed & Carl Cox Amongst First Kappa FuturFestival 2017 Names

Kappa FuturFestival returns to Torino, Italy with its sixth edition over 8-9 July weekend. Keen and cosmopolitan, Kappa FuturFestival has already situated itself within “finest European techno Gatherings” conversation and with the release of their first names, continues this trend. The first wave of names include Carl Cox, Paradise and Hot Creations hero Jamie Jones, as well as another sure to be historic appearance from Sasha & Digweed. Cocoon king Sven Vath plays day two, and will be joined by Italian pair Tale of Us. Keep an eye out for additional names and more details to be released in the ... Read more

Premiere: Tiefschwarz & Ruede Hagelstein- Jetlag (Original Mix)

Tiefschwarz & Ruede Hagelstein premiere their new track Jetlag. A track that boasts a hectic distortion with an industrial feel on Re.You’s concept YOUNION. Today Re.You returns with the second YOUNION  document and features two of his old friends who are partially responsible for some of his success today. Brother’s from Stuttgart, Tiefschwarz provided him with his debut EP back in 2010. The Stuttgart duo team up with old friend and Berlin veteren Ruede. Between them they have released on labels such as Watergate, Noir and Souvenir Music. The YOUNION compilation features a very unique stance. This could be because contrary to most ... Read more

Jeudi Records Labelnight Podcast By Chaim

After a wave of stunning releases for labels like Supplement Facts, Cocoon and MBF, Chaim’s powerful, individual productions to be some of the highest quality club tracks around. Fusing solid bass heavy grooves, clearly inspired by his love for those classic jacking Chicago jams, hypnotic synth hooks, trade mark effected percussion, live instrumentation and vocal snippets, the Tel Aviv artist’s unique and organic sound always makes an impact. On Friday, October 21 Chaim joins the JEUDI Records family as the Hamburg based imprint comes to the Amsterdam Dance Event with a very special showcase at Curtain Club. On the night, he will ... Read more

DHA Mix #228 By Dinky

Set to release her highly personal LP “Valor” on Damian Lazarus’ esteemed Crosstown Rebels imprint, Chile’s classicaly trained Dinky provides the latest instalment of our mixtape series. Esteemed for her decade long DJ residency at Berlin’s infamous Panorama Bar and past productions on labels such as Cocoon, Visionquest and Crosstown Rebels, Dinky’s latest offering comes at a point in her life where the future was uncertain to say the least. As she describes it: “This album is a personal journey through motherhood and pregnancy as an artist. My life took an 180 degree turn after my first son was born ... Read more

Premiere: OFF feat. Sven Väth – Electrica Salsa (Henrik Schwarz Dub)

Oh boi. The impeccable Henrik Schwarz redubs Sven Väth’s classic ‘Electrica Salsa’ – a truly remarkable feat. The track was first released back in 1986, when Sven (at the age of 21) was a member of Frankfurt project OFF, alongside Michael Münzing and Luca Anzilotti. ‘Electrica Salsa (Baba Baba)’ changed the face of electronic music in European pop culture, achieving top three success in France, Austria and Germany at a time when dance music was still regarded as an underground movement from Detroit and Chicago. Fast forward 30 years later, Sven enlisted Henrik Schwarz and Roman Flügel to provide remixes of the track. ... Read more

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