Tag: Defected Records

Premiere: Pablo Fierro - Baobab (Original Mix)

Pablo Fierro is a producer, musician, DJ, born and raised in the Canary Islands. The founder of Vida Records, his music is defined as tropical, electromagnetic and powerful and featured on top labels such like Defected Records, Atjazz Record Company, Kingstreet and G-Rex, as well as in films from some of the most recognized directors of Spanish Cinematography such as Bigas Luna. Now, with his “Timanfaya EP”, Pablo’s amazing production skills bring three tribal, driving tropical/ Afrohouse tracks, each fitting in time for the open air festival and beach club season. “Timanfaya EP” is available 4 May on Compost Black ... Read more

Premiere: Floyd Lavine - Masala (Pablo Fierro Remix)

Coming off Rise Music, the platform the platform to define and showcase new African House Music, is Floyd Lavine and his “Masala” EP. Here, alongside David Mayer on the package, Floyd enlists Pablo Fierro on remix duties for the releases title track. Pablo Fierro has been featured on DHA before, and is known as an electronic music artist who’s work is tropical, electromagnetic, and powerful. He is the founder of Vida Records and has also been featured on the likes of Warner Music, Defected Records, Atjazz Record Company, Kingstreet and G-Rex. “Masala” is available 16 June on Rise Music

Premiere: Kiani & His Legion - Oval Flight (Original Mix)

After being picked up by Red D on We Play House Recordings, Kiani & His Legion has also released on Defected Records and Eskimo Recordings. As a core artist on Nuno Do Santos‘ Something Happening Somewhere (SoHaSo) imprint, however, it is Kiani & His Legion’s first mini album on the imprint – “Lima Oscar Victor Echo” – that marks the next chapter of his sonic explorations by using a language that doesn’t need to be explained trough words, the symbols merge with their meaning through sound. Here, off the release, ‘Oval Flight’ starts out with the cheeky sound of an ... Read more

DHA Mix #255 By Pablo Fierro

From the Canary Islands, Pablo Fierro is an electronic music artists who’s output has been championed by the likes of Black Coffee, Gilles Peterson and Dixon. His music is featured on top labels like Warner Music, Defected Records, Atjazz Record Company, Kingstreet and G-Rex, while also featuring in films and television across Spain. The founder of Vida Records, Pablo Fierro writes his own lyrics and plays his own instruments, mastering guitar, bass, percussion and keyboard with added layers of electronic goodness. With that we welcome Pablo to our mix series! Download Soundcloud Artist Page [soundcloud url=”https://soundcloud.com/deep-house-amsterdam/pablo-fierro-dha-mix-255″ comments=”true” auto_play=”false” color=”E40045″ width=”100%” ... 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

Pacha Festival Podcast By ANOTR

In anticipation of Pacha Festival, ANOTR revs the amplitude up with a special podcast of sweaty house jams. Joining this summer’s bill at the festival are artists such as Kenny Dope, Danny Wade, Claptone, Prunk, and many more. Consisting of 21 year olds Jesse van der Heijden and Oguzhan Guney, ANOTR are an Amsterdam-based duo that have set tech-house oriented releases on labels such as Armada Music, Defected Records, and DFTD. Despite their tender age, ANOTR have played on summer festival hotspots in Ibiza, Amsterdam’s ADE, and graced plenty more internationally acclaimed clubs and venues. Consisting of a four stage setup, three of the stages will ... Read more

Mix #149 By Gene Farris

A global ambassador of Chicago’s classic house music sound, Gene Farris has spiritedly contributed to the evolving house and techno culture of this century. He began playing Acid House, Disco and the classic Chicago style of his peers at a young age, developing a unique sound that lead him to performances at Chicago’s legendary underground warehouse parties of the 90s, and a residency at the Power House. These formative experiences solidified his artistry, launching him into a four-year residency in Amsterdam and an eight-year residency at Chicago’s infamous Boom Boom Room. A self-taught engineer and producer, his work with Cajual, ... Read more