Tag: dOP

Premiere: Viken Arman - Aragatz (Original Mix)

Following the success of “Sireli,” Viken Arman returns with a delicate and subtile EP. “Aragatz,” which means « Ara’s throne » in ancient Armenian, is an isolated volcano massif in Armenia. Like this mountain, travelling through time and history, Viken Arman combines ancient cultures with modern deep grooves. The new EP evolves with the tracks. The package starts with ‘Believe’ a very mellow track featuring Feathered Sun singer Jo.Ke and continues with ‘Zephyr’ which almost sounds like a spiritual prayer. Then, ‘Aragatz’ and ‘Yari’ have deeper a darker groove. The release also features three remixes coming from Nicola Cruz, Acid ... Read more

DHA Mix #316 By KMLN

Behind KMLN (pronounced Kameleon) is Shawna Hofmann and Christopher Tooker, two wanderers with a history for cross- pollinating the sounds of yesterday with the sounds of tomorrow The duo’s music, which features live instrumentation that blends elements of deep tribal house and minimal techno, has received support from prominent artists such as Solomun, Acid Pauli, Damian Lazarus, Mira, Nico Stojan, Bedouin, DOP, Nicola Cruz and more, while appearing on imprints like Sol Selectas, Touch of Class, Crosstown Rebels and Endless. See also: DHA Mix #315 By Sabo Whether at the peak of the night or bringing bodies back to earth ... Read more

India’s Carnival Of Wonders Wonderflip Unveils Full Lineup

Over four days and three nights, India’s first immersive performing arts and music festival, ‘WONDERFLIP’ will be held in rustic, rural Khempur. From 9 – 12 November, visiting guests will be able to meet characters out of fairytales, be absorbed in a world of experiential art, hear some of the greatest live and electronic artists from around the world, and dance the nights away under the stars at one of its two stage locations (The Big Top, Marquee). Now, WONDERFLIP has announced its full lineup of acts, which include DJs and live performers from around the world as well as ... Read more

See Your Favourite DJ’s Play Football at FootJam

Always wanted to see your favourite DJ’s play Football? Then get ready for FootJam. Taking place on June 18th at Club de Futbol Barceloneta in Barcelona, FootJam is a DJ star studded charity football tournament that aims to raise money for Save The Children in Spain. During Sonar, one of the busiest events in the Electronic Music Industry calendar, FootJam brings you music, drinks and more importantly a game of football all hosted by some of your favourite faces in electronic music! After the successful first edition last year set up by Ben Pearce, FootJam returns this summer hosting an ... Read more

15 Off Week Events To Attend

In June, Barcelona will turn into the capital for electronic music lovers once again as the renowned Sonar festival returns to the picturesque Catalan city.  A big part of the Sonar experience revolves around the slew of Off Week parties and label showcases for which artists, imprints, journalists and globetrotting clubbers fly into the Southern Spain for a weekend of celebration, as well as a glimpse into the future of the scene. Sonar is widely known for as a destination uniting established artists with emerging talent, in all areas of musical and audiovisual production. The festival is constantly progressive and on the pulse of the current electronic music landscape. Now, we ... Read more

Hell / Dunkel Festival Gears Up For Sixth Edition At Kiesgrube Neuss

Saturday 6th of September Hell / Dunkel Festival will kick off at Kiesgrube in Neuss, Germany.The organization behind the festival is currently working hard to realize their big plans for this sixth edition of the celebrated yearly open air event. The event is organized by ‘Kunstgeschwister’, aka Timo and Mike Kucksdorf, the two brothers who co-founded the agency back in 2007. After gaining enough expertise in the club scene, they tried their hands at setting up a festival in 2009, which would be baptised Hell / Dunkel Festival (Light / Dark). But Kunstgeschwister is also known for promoting concerts, open ... Read more

Hell & Dunkel Podcast #002 By Mick Benjamins

On September 6th , the fourth edition of the Hell & Dunkel Open Air will take place in Neuss, Germany. In order to get warmed up and end the summer in a true festival manner, we have the pleasure of presenting a special podcast by Dutch native & Berlin resident Mick Benjamins. He has perfected the fusion of emerging tracks with skillful breaks and brand new underground sounds. His sets are particularly impressive with driving deep house basics that he refines with vibrant techno elements. Thanks to this ability, he became well-tried at open air events such as PollerWiesen and ... Read more