Tag: Culprit

Premiere: Bradberry & Blevins – Black & Red (Original Mix)

Two of the longest running residents for the legendary We Love parties at Space, Ibiza – Bradberry of PBR Streetgang and Ian Blevins – come together for a debut joint release on LA’s Culprit imprint. United by their Ibiza adventures and roots from the Leeds dance scene, Bradberry and Blevins create a concoction of old school House sounds and a dash of modern electronic disco. Bradberry and Blevins are no strangers to Culprit. PBR’s remix of Lula Circus was one of the label’s success stories of 2014, and Blevins’ ‘10 Miles’ was a standout on Culprit’s ‘Above The City’ compilation in 2013. Bradberry ... Read more

Premiere + Interview: Francesca Lombardo – Freefall (Original Mix)

Francesca Lombardo has cultivated a sound of her own, representative of her multi-disciplinary musical background and able to transcend the dance floor via an emotional narrative, full of wistful dreamy soundscapes, stirring melodies, deep, hypnotic rhythms and her unforgettable voice. The London based DJ, Vocal Techniques graduate and accomplished pianist first surfaced under the Jackie Misfit guise, where she DJed at London clubs like Brixton Academy and The Drom, released on labels like Lokomotiv Recordings and started her own imprint, Echolette Records. Now, working under her given name, Francesca Lombardo she has spun alongside titans like Sven Vath, Agoria and ... Read more

Interview: Bambook

Sweden, a country known for its amazing sensibility for design, has been growing a muscle in another form of art of the modern times – house music. The result is evident in its bulky juicy list of house music artists: Alex Boman, Ida Engberg, Petter Nordkvist, Kornél Kovács among many. Another addition to the portfolio goes by the name Bambook, who we had a chat with on Sweden, the dynamics of being a duo, family and, of course, the importance of album artwork. Bambook is a duo, consisting of Eiad Sayegh and Hannes Netzell, said to be no strangers to the house scene. Starting off in 2011 on labels like Circus Recordings, Global ... Read more

Mix #169 By Silky

Commonly known as the nicest guy in the scene next to being a dexterous producer, London-born producer Silky boasts all the necessary traits that will undoubtedly see him continue on his pathway to a high level of success in the dance music industry. For our 169th installation in the DHA mix series we feature the amiable LA-based Brit who treats us to a fitting contribution. Silky’s depth of knowledge and appreciation for the roots of house music stem from his youth, when he became enthralled with electronic music – at the time, in his local area, it was still virtually a ‘fringe’ ... Read more

Groovefest Podcast #001 By Lee Foss

Taking place in the idyllic, once in a lifetime holiday location of Puerto Plata in the Dominican Republic between September 6th and 13th, the magical gathering of Groovefest is about sipping cocktails, trying local cuisines, trying your hand at water skiing and scuba diving, surfing and swimming, sight seeing and of course, dancing under the stars, on beach, in pools and on boats. What’s more, once you get to Groovefest all food, drink and entrances are included, so once you’re there it won’t cost you a thing, and you can entertain yourself from the moment the sun comes up until ... Read more

Full Premiere: Bambook – The Storm feat. Jennie A (Original Mix)

Swedish production duo Bambook are hitting a rich vein of creative form with their second release for Culprit: ‘The Storm’, including remix work from The Drifter. Since their debut for the label last summer – ‘Hearts & Roads’ – Bambook have been on a streak of releases and remixes for notable imprints like Kindisch, Noir, Fayer and Jeudi. Clearly inspired, the duo of Eiad Sayegh and Hannes Netzell has managed to balance the volume of their musical output with tight quality control. Bambook’s affinity for the Los Angeles-based Culprit has again culminated in an appealing set of tracks on ‘The Storm’. Their penchant ... Read more

Full Premiere: Edu Imbernon & Droog – Spectral (Original Mix)

One of Culprit’s brightest young stars, Valencia’s Edu Imbernon, meets label founders Droog on ‘Spectral’.  ‘Spectral’ EP is the debut of Culprit originators Droog after they founded the Los Angeles based label six years ago. To prove themselves as producers, the LA collective have made a point of earning their stripes away from the label of their creation and the path has taken them to Crosstown Rebels, Supernature, Get Physical and Last Night on Earth, among others. Now, they have come home and they bring along Edu Imbernon, known for big releases on Suara, Culprit, his own two labels Fayer and Eklektisch ... Read more