Tag: DJ

Movember Top 20: DJ’s And Their Facial Hair

It’s November again, and you know what that means, men all over the world who usually go about freshly shaven with a face as smooth like a baby’s butt, let their moustaches grow wild for the greater cause of Movember. Some DJ’s however have epic facial hair the whole year through. Here’s our top 20 of (inter)national artists who rock some great staches, beards & goatees. You can donate to Movember here! #20 Moodymann #19 Danny Daze #18 Dan Ghenacia #17 System of Survival #16 Doctor Dru #15 Derrick May #14 MK #13 Kerri Chandler #12 Elias Mazian #11 tINI #10 ... Read more

Buiten Westen Podcast #002 by Dirty Doering

The Second podcast out of a series we do in collaboration with buiten-westen. After a great first edition last year Buiten Westen wants to top themselves with the second edition that will take place on the 20th of July. A great line up with names such as, Huxley, Daniel Bortz, David August, Danny Daze, Clockwork, Maxxi Soundsystem and many more this party is going to be one to remember! Next to the massive line up, Buiten Westen also takes care of our foodies. Great food concepts with exceptional thought put into tasty and healthy meals. What more do we want? At the age ... Read more

Mix #067 By Lucas Wouters

Lucas proves one thing: Visiting Ibiza annually surely does something very good with one’s musical taste. Deep, groovy and funky house surrounds him in his sets. His own production “ First Time” contains catchy basslines, nice vocals, a bit soul and a lot of class. With the start of some fresh productions we believe that this still young dj will bring us some new music soon. Also Lucas Wouters signed a contract at the agency Kreativ in the beginning of 2013, which takes him to many places in the Netherlands. He makes sure that there is always a great vibe and ... Read more

Straf Werk Podcast #003 By Luis Leon

We present you the third podcast in collaboration with Straf_Werk Festival on the 11th of August. This time our talented young producer Luis Leon made an outstanding set! Known from his “Love Is A Lie” EP on Double Tree Records, which is supported by some big boys in the scene like M.A.N.I.K, Thugfucker, Finnebassen, Climbers, HOSH, Moon Boots and much more. Also his edit of The Smiths – This Charming Man was a big hit this year and has over 200.000 plays on his own Soundcloud and from Blankhaus. This same edit was played at Radio 538, Dance Department last weekend. ... Read more

A Day At The Park Festival 2013

A Day at The Park Festival 2013 On Saturday the 13th of July Amsterdam’s beautiful woodland area will be the backdrop of the truly special and endeared A Day At The Park music festival. In its sixth year, Evotions invites twenty four renowned local and international DJ’s to perform across four stages. They will be the focus as they entertain the dedicated music crowd with various styles of House, melodic techno and nu-disco sounds.  A Day At The Park is unique and it has been successful in creating a chilled out festival vibe by combining green natural surroundings, quality electronic ... Read more

A Day At The Park Podcast #002 By Maximiljan

This week we proudly announce the second podcast in collaboration with A Day At The Park is made by Maximiljan In just a few years Maximiljan has risen through the ranks as a DJ as well as a producer. With releases like “ Bodymovin” and “Ol Dirty” he has been sizzling the clubs, from London to Ibiza, to Berlin and Warsaw. He has gained support from colleagues like Huxley Anja Schneider and Karotte. When not working on solo-projects, he’s collaborating with his long-time partner Tapesh. Together they have made several EP’s. Their last one, “Feelings”, which has just been released contains some pretty ... Read more

Mix #064 By Mat.Joe

This week we have the pleasure of treating you to a mixtape by Mat.Joe. When we first heard this name last summer we thought these guys were from the US, but Mat.Joe actually stands for their actual names Matze and Johannes, two young men who are starting to get noticed in the international house scene. Their success didn’t just happen overnight but took some time. Matze and Johannes met back in 2006 in their hometown Hannover, where a shared passion for skateboarding, breakdance and hip-hop brought them together. This musical connection created Twomaniacs, their first collaboration, which focused on hip-hop ... Read more

Mix #063 By Sivesgaard

Influenced by the sound of the 80s this Danish Dj/Producer always produces his tracks for, such as he calls it ‘groovy people’, with a nice melodic touch, groovy basslines and catchy vocals. Sivesgaard his sets are well received by the crowd all across Denmark and with releases on Noir and Eklektisch this isn’t a surprise. With only having played in Denmark we are lucky to see this rising star perform in Amsterdam this month. Sivesgaard will play at Studio 80 on the 22nd of June at Prisma w/ 16 Bit Lolitas, Worakls, Hurbert Kirchen and much more. With his tracks being played ... Read more

Buiten Westen Podcast #001 by Wankelmut

The first podcast out of a series we do in collaboration with buiten-westen. After a great first edition last year Buiten Westen wants to top themselves with the second edition that will take place on the 20th of July. A great line up with names such as, Huxley, Daniel Bortz, David August, Danny Daze, Clockwork, Maxxi Soundsystem and many more this party is going to be one to remember! Next to the massive line up, Buiten Westen also takes care of our foodies. Great food concepts with exceptional thought put into tasty and healthy meals. What more do we want? ... Read more

Mix #061 By Liam Geddes

Liam Geddes, a 21-year-old guy from Milton Keynes with interest in Deep House and Techno, influenced by jazz, Soul, Hip Hop and House music. He created his own sound by listening and picking his favourite elements out of different types of music, which has bin noticed by the 124 Recording label.. With an upcoming release on this fine English label, great gigs in Middlesbrough and North Hampton things are looking great for Liam, so keep an eye on him! Enjoy this weeks mixtape by Liam Geddes.   [soundcloud url=”https://soundcloud.com/deep-house-amsterdam/liam-geddes-deep-house” comments=”true” auto_play=”false” color=”E40045″ width=”100%” height=”81″]  

Mix #048 by S.K.A.M.

Hailing from Moscow S.K.A.M. is one of the best projects in the house and deep house scene in Russia. This Friday he will make his debut at De Nachtdivisie in Chicago Social Club Amsterdam. He has been producing his unique sound since the 90′s and continues to bring his individual style to dance floors all around the globe. Also nice to mention is the remix our Dutch pride Homework made for S.K.A.M. He recently collaborated with many well known labels such as Gruuv, ALiVE Recordings, Exploited, OFF Recordings, Electronique Digital, Mr. Nice Guy, Digital Delight among others.Each day the S.K.A.M. ... Read more

Mix #040 by Fedor K

Khashayar Pouryamin aka Fedor K has been playing guitar since he was 12 and played in rock bands until he was 17 years old. After that he was looking for new energetic styles within music to give him the satisfaction he was looking for. He found this within electronic music and started to work with electronic music production soon after. His track ‘Our Love’ got support from Loco Dice and Noir already and has more productions coming up soon. One of those is a remix that he opens his set with. He released some tracks on MLP Music Label from Miami and ... Read more

Mix #039 by The Mekanism

The Mekanism has had releases on some great labels and the music has done some serious damage to the dancefloors. The Can’t Believe EP on Needwant is still one of our favorites and also the remix for ‘Mario Basanov – We are a Child Of Love’ is still on our regular playlist for during the day in the office. Startig as a duo and now only one man remaining this didn’t have much influence on ‘The Mekanism’. The other half decided to go his own way. Last friday The Mekanism played alongside Solomun, Karmon and James Pople in London at the ... Read more

Mix #038 by Recalde

Recalde a.k.a. Likenobody is an Ecuadorian DJ who started playing in 2008. Carlos Recalde got involved in the underground scene of electronic music, playing from private parties to big events with colleagues. In 2010, he went more for the Deep House sound and now he is part of one of the most popular electronic music collective in the country called InHouse. Also he started producing with a friend who form ‘REAL EYES’ together. He has had the honor to share the booth with some great names such as: Miguel Puente, Pillowtalk, Balcazar & Sordo, Climbers, HNQO and more. Enjoy Recalde his ... Read more

Mix #036 by Dake

Dake is a young up and coming DJ/Producer from Brazil. He grew up in a family full of musicians and Dake played the Flugelhorn, which is a special trumpet. He joined some orchestra’s and this way he learned a lot about harmony and music structure. When he started producing this helped him as well. He really wanted to do more with music and got into Music College, where he really found his way with all the possibilities that it gave him. His favorite subjects are Harmonic Perception and Counterpoint. These really help him out with his productions so those are the ... Read more