Tag: Danny Daze

DHA FM Mix #424 By Philipp Gorbachev

Playing a wide range of instruments, Philipp Gorbachev is a flamboyant performer, who holds the mic, tunes the synth and beats the drum like no one else, would it be as a rave live/DJ act, full band frontman (Philipp Gorbachev & The Naked Man, DEKA with Obgon) or as label curator, highlighting new music from Russia via his PG TUNE imprint. With a move to Berlin before the internet golden age, Philipp Gorbachev’s friendship with Rebolledo and Matias Aguayo set the wheels in motion for a series of debut releases on Cómeme, studio and remix collaborations with Inga Mauer, Nina Kraviz, Daniel Maloso, ... Read more

Party Report: III Points Music, Art & Tech Festival

October 13th, 2017 set the night for the fifth instalment of III Points Music Art and Tech Festival and this year was nothing less than “Out of this World!”. Miami’s, Mana Wynwood, set the stage for the impressive growing festival that has become a mecca for music lovers of all types. The creativity behind this festival really stood out this year from stage names like ‘Mind Melt’, ‘Main Frame’, to ‘The White Dragon’, and exhibitions like “Videoscope” by Miguel Prychan as well as “Daydream V.4” presented by Nonotak Studio. You could tell the hard work and effort given by the ... Read more

Premiere: Rebolledo - Discótico Pléxico (Maceo Plex Remix)

Following up on last year’s highly acclaimed “Mondo Alterado” LP, Rebolledo digs into his diverse network of friends for the new remix album, “Mondo – Re-Alterado”. On the package, the Hippie Dance main man recruits the likes of Superpitcher, Red Axes, Fango, DJ Tennis, Danny Daze, and Mike Simonetti to offer their own unique interpretations. Here, however, it is Ellum‘s Maceo Plex who turns into a deep, rumbling club rumbler – ‘Discótico Pléxico’. As a single, ‘Discótico Pléxico’ is available today (Beatport) with the full release available at the end of the month. “Mondo Re-Alterado” is available 30 June on ... Read more

Carl Cox Signs On As Official Music Curation Partner With New Australia Festival, Babylon

The new electronic music lifestyle and camping experience Babylon Festival, to be held between 10-13 March, 2017 in Australia, has brought on non other than Ibiza king Carl Cox to be their official musical curation partner! Joining the lineup as headliner, which also includes the likes of Danny Daze, Claude VonStroke, Fur Coat, Lee Burridge, Joris Voorn, Pleasurekraft, Marc Houle, and Luke Slater, Carl Cox is set to shape the multi-faceted ethos of the Babylon community. As you can probably guess, The Babylon experience goes far beyond the limits of just music. Rather, offering a vibrant cultural melting pot of ... Read more

Danny Daze, Toddla T, Bill Brewster & B.Traits Share Industry Insights

Considering the saturation of the industry the accessibility of technology, today you need much more than talent to actually “make it”. Take Note 2.0 is aiming to share with you exactly that knowledge. Meanwhile, we asked the speakers of Take Note to share some of their industry insights before the event. After a successful first year, Take Note conference caught our eye. Finally, the conference, that is aimed at the next generation of musicians and artists, is back to London with the second edition. This year in stock there’s a meaty programme of workshops, talks and performances, but the honest success stories, tips ... Read more

III Points Miami: 5 Acts To Catch

III Points is coming back to the sunshine state and each year their line up seems more impressive. The 2016 edition features acts like LCD SoundSystem, Thievery Corporation and M83. A line up going for some selective old school hip hop artists, Indie rock and some of the finest dance music artists such as Dixon, Benoit & Sergio, Dusky, Danny Daze, Kink and more….We hand picked five artists you should absolutely not miss during the 3 day festival. Maya Jane Coles [soundcloud url=”https://soundcloud.com/mayajanecoles/edu-imbernon-fixing-fires-maya-jane-coles-remix-1″ comments=”true” auto_play=”false” color=”E40045″ width=”100%” height=”166″] The British – Japanese phenomenon needs no introduction. From her incredible sets ... Read more

After Successful Inaugural Edition, SXM Festival Returns To St Martin In 2017

SXM Festival has just dropped the dates for its 2017, and second, edition returning to the shores of Saint Martin March 15-19. SXM Festival’s 2016 provided blissful ocean views, awe-inspiring sunsets (and sunrises), intimate jungle soireés, and a diverse local culture. Beyond the location, though, it is the festival’s dedication to diverse curation that makes it a strong contender for the international festival spotlight. This philosophy brought the likes of Apollonia, Audiofly, M.A.N.D.Y., Maher Daniel, BLOND:ISH, Mia Lucci, Thugfucker, Bedouin, DJ Tennis, Adriatique, H.O.S.H., Ryan Crosson, Maceo Plex, Danny Daze, Guy Gerber, Rebolledo, Gardens of God, Chaim and many more ... Read more

Party Report: Amsterdam Open Air 2016

Needless to say Amsterdam Open Air Festival got really lucky with the weather on both of its days, as it tends to do year in and year out. Saturday seemed to lean slightly more towards hip-hop, pop and Caribbean electronic music acts, however there was always the Straf_Werk stage to run to for all the true house aficionados. The line-up was solid: Finnebassen started, with Jonas Rathsman following up with an unusually light set for him, perfectly fitting for the midday. He was followed by, apparently, a great fit of Nuno Dos Santos and Tsepo playing a B2B sunset set, finished ... Read more

Amsterdam Open Air Podcast By Finnebassen

Stirring up the Amsterdam Open Air party fever is Oslo-based producer & DJ Finnebassen, who provides and exclusive podcast to showcase the Norwegian sound. Finnebassen became to be because of his silky smooth house impressions, including regularly performing at massive Oslo night spots Jaeger and The Villa, as well as regular gigs worldwide, with recent visits to Berlin, Greece, Brazil and many appearances around the UK. For this runaround however, he creates a set to gear us up for the massive Amsterdam Open Air festival this weekend. Returning to the recreational Gaasperpark from the 4th to 5th of June, Amsterdam Open Air will bring together ... Read more

Top 10 Releases Of May 2016

Our top 10 releases in May cover a range of different-sounding cuts and artists, spanning from warm house, to dark bangers, and everything in between. Featuring artists like Midland, Gold Panda, Virginia, and more… #10. Kasper Bjorke | Cloud 9 | hfn music [soundcloud url=”https://soundcloud.com/hfn-music/premiere-kasper-bjorke-cloud-9-original-instrumental-mix” comments=”true” auto_play=”false” color=”E40045″ width=”100%” height=”166″] Kasper Bjorke’s joyous return to clubland, after focusing his previous album productions on song oriented compositions. #9. Monte | Backyard | Method White [soundcloud url=”https://soundcloud.com/monte-musik/backyard-club-edit” comments=”true” auto_play=”false” color=”E40045″ width=”100%” height=”166″] Human relations in the age of social media – a topic otherwise researched in complex academic studies is delivered by Monte ... Read more

DHA x The Boom Room Present: James Zabiela @ Snowbombing

Last month we traveled to the Austrian Alps to visit Snowbombing. In the picturesque mountain town of Mayrhofen we braced for a week of top DJ and live acts, partying, local scenery and Wiener schnitzels. During DHA’s own stage hosting on the festival’s Saturday, we had the honour to have James Zabiela on the bill. At the Bruck n’ Stadl that night Zabiela gave away a spectacular show laced with tech-house and acid. Luckily our partners at The Boom Room were there to record his set so you can enjoy it too.  See also: Report – Snowbombing Festival [soundcloud url=”https://soundcloud.com/theboomroomofficial/098-the-boom-room-james-zabiela” comments=”true” ... Read more

Report: Snowbombing 2016

Described as the world’s number 1 festival on snow, Austria’s Snowbombing lived up to its name during its 2016 edition – its most sweeping one yet. Taking place between 4 – 9 April in Mayrehofen Austria, Snowbombing (now in its 17th year) brought over 6,000 up-for-it party animals to the Alps, for a week-long exercise in dance, sport, and nature. The event, which is spread out across multiple venues in and around the picturesque town, is set up more in a BPM Festival or Winter Music Conference way, rather than your conventional festival setup. Meaning, rather than a main stage with several ... Read more

Top 10 Releases In February

Which records are getting it done on the dance floor over the past month? Check out our selection of the top 10 releases in January, featuring great cuts by Danny Daze, Marquis & Blake, Pig&Dan and more. See also: Top 10 Releases Overview #10 Lake Haze | Natural Insight | Creme | Out Now [soundcloud url=”https://soundcloud.com/cremeorganization/creme-12-89-lake-haze-natural-insight-ep” comments=”true” auto_play=”false” color=”E40045″ width=”100%” height=”166″] Creme Organization look to Portugal’s fast rising Lake Haze for a new three track EP that comes a year after he debuted on the Dutch label with IVVVO. To date, the man born Gonçalo Salgado has also released on Unknown ... Read more

Interview: Danny Daze

Just like other DJs, he got his fist DJ set when he was 13, just like other DJs, he played all possible dance music styles within the spectre, just like other DJs, he refuses to define his sound within the brackets, but there is a lot to Daniel Gomez, a.k.a. Danny Daze, that makes himself and his sound just not like any other DJ. If you want to hear a true story worth a Hollywood script in dance music scene, then hear this out. Born and raised in Miami, a kid of Cuban immigrants with many talents and a passion for ... Read more

Snowbombing Podcast By Groove Armada

Millennials grew up with their time-abiding melodies. They combined the styles of house and trip hop with alluring vocals and the element of Andy’s trombone into what became a decade of their reign throughout the charts. They were one of the first, among Faithless, Moby, and Massive Attack, who established a dance music act playing with a live set up, and what is now widely exercised by a variety of big contemporary electronic music artists. See also: Interview: Groove Armada Groove Armada are set to make their return to the Winter snow spectacle in the Austrian Alps: Snowbombing. From the 4th ... Read more