Tag: dj dozia

5 Essentials: Joris Voorn

Joris Voorn is undoubtedly one of house and techno’s (not to mention, The Netherlands’) finest musical ambassadors. With two decades in the game, the prolific DJ, Producer, and curator has indelibly left his mark on the world of dance music. See also: Interview: Joris Voorn With that, the man himself celebrates his 39th birthday today and we thought it would be a welcome gift to all his fans out there to highlight five of his most important tracks. With so many releases to his name, this was no easy feat so surely we may have forgotten something. Dosem – Beach ... Read more

Interview: Josh Wink

A brief scan of Josh Wink’s résumé reveals: an underage mobile DJ; a major role in fostering his native Philadelphia’s burgeoning warehouse scene during the house-music explosion later that decade, and name-making ’90s club hits like “Don’t Laugh,” “Higher State of Consciousness” and “I’m Ready”. Wink also runs Ovum Recordings, now in its 20th year, a label undisputedly one of the most essential in all of dance music. Over the years, the label has released music from such varied artists as Jamie Myerson, Wild Pitch originator DJ Pierre and jack-track master DJ Sneak, amongst others; as with most of Ovum’s ... Read more

Top 10 Releases In October

The month is coming to an end which means it is time for us to present the Top 10 Releases in October to you. This month’s picks include Dollkraut, Mano Le Tough, Melon, IORI, St Germain and more. #10 IORI – Monsoon / Rainfall | Phonica White | Out Now  Phonica White returns with two extended cuts from their mainstay artist Iori. Monsoon & Rainfall mark Iori’s 5th contribution to the label and it may be his best yet. Monsoon on the A-side is a deeply hypnotizing piece of dub techno that’s destined to cause dance floor destruction. Steady kicks & toms open ... Read more

Full Premiere: DJ Dozia – Pop Culture (Joris Voorn Remix)

Its a bold and brave producer who takes on the task of remixing a stone-cold classic cut from the annuals of House history, but thats just what Joris Voorn, KiNK, Phil Weeks and Ambivalent have done with their fresh versions of DJ Dozia’s Ovum debut ’Pop Culture’. Originally released back in 1998 ‘Pop Culture’ rapidly gained cult status on the underground. Created by fellow Philly resident Dozia Blakey, the raw and sparse original, at over ten minutes, was made for the dark, strobe-lit, sweat-on-walls rooms where it found favour. Backed by the equally popular Size-9 remix, ‘Pop Culture’ was, and ... Read more