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Drumcode Announces Full Roster Across 4 Stages For First Ever Festival

Adam Beyer and Awakenings have curated the first edition of Drumcode Festival, to be held at the NDSM Docklands, Saturday 18 August 2018. Drumcode Festival will welcome over 25 of the modern Techno scene’s biggest acts, including Joseph Capriati, Amelie Lens, Pan-Pot, Nicole Moudaber, Ida Engberg and, of course, Adam Beyer. Drumcode favourites like Bart Skils, Ilario Alicante, Dense & Pika, Enrico Sangiuliano and Layton Giordani, will also be representing all things Drumcode. The festival’s 4 stages eachrepresent a different element of the Drumcode sound, including sister label Truesoul, focusing on the housier side of things. 18 August | Adam ... Read more

Adam Beyer & Awakenings Team Up To Bring First Ever Drumcode Festival To Amsterdam

Adam Beyer & Awakenings will be making Techno (and Amsterdam) history next summer, teaming up to bring the inaugural Drumcode Festival to NDSM. Regular fixture at Awakenings, this is the first time the world’s best-selling techno imprint will host its own dedicated festival. In fact, Beyer has played more Awakenings events than any other artist, going back to the late 90s with over 75 shows, including two sets each at Awakenings 20th anniversary and Awakenings Festival in 2017. Pre Register Below! 18 August | Adam Beyer & Awakenings present Drumcode Festival 2018 | Tickets | NDSM

Premiere: Layton Giordani - Live Again Feat. Danny Tenaglia (Original Mix)

After exploding onto the Internationl stage with his debut album “Where It Begins,” Drumcode’s youngest star returns with an exciting new collaboration on the label – “Live Again” On the track, Layton joins forces with none other than New York City dance music legend Danny Tenaglia. To Layton, Danny always been an inspiration, so when the opportunity to collaborate was on the cards, it was surely a dream come true. The result is a deep and dark number with a slowly building pad wrapping around a modulating synthetic hook. The dark and effected vocal echo takes the track into a ... Read more

Interview: Arjun Vagale

Widely celebrated as the pioneer of techno in India, Arjun Vagale steers the course of the country’s expanding underground electronic movement. Currently reigning at the top of the DJ Mag India poll, Arjun’s intense, driven and raw approach to Techno has resulted in him becoming one of the most prolific artists to come out of Asia and, as one of India’s most acclaimed DJs, his cutting-edge productions have seen a massive globe reach. Included in that reach has been recent forays into The Netherlands where Arjun joined the institution that is Awakenings over the summer and, perhaps most groundbreaking, becoming ... Read more

Secret Cinema Kicks Off New Wave Of Experimentation With “SÉANCE”

After rebuilding his home studio with a carefully selected combination of old and new gear, Amsterdam’s Secret Cinema ushers in a new creative era in his prolific career. Announcing “Séance,” cuts of the EP have been highlights of, not only, Secret Cinema’s sets for months, but also coming from Drumcode‘s Adam Beyer who caught on to its title track when Secret Cinema dropped him an early demo. “Séance” is a two-year-in-the-making project, which comes in the form of ‘Séance’ (Original & Dub mix), as well as ‘Ex Drummer’. It follows up on a string of chart topping releases on Gem Records ... Read more

Party Report: Awakenings 2017

Techno is enjoy its moment in the spotlight right now. It is by far the most popular genre, and it is seeping ever more into the commercial end of the dance music spectrum. One festival that has also stayed true to the genre ideals, though, is Awakenings. Famous for its out of this world production, stage design and massive line-ups that read like a who’s who of tech, this year was no different. Playing out over the course of two long days and many different stages, it was dominated by labels like Drumcode and DJS from Dax J to Dubfire, ... Read more

Awakenings Announces Seven Huge ADE Shows For 2017

From 18 -22 October, Awakenings will bring seven shows to Amsterdam’s Gashouder over Amsterdam Dance Event (ADE) week. Along with their usual 5 nighttime events, 2 day events have been added this year bringing Paul Kalkbrenner‘s Back to the Future concept (20 October) and Bart Skils & Paul Ritch, Dimitri, DJ Rush, Danny Tenaglia & Nicole Moudaber, Paula Temple and Sam Paganini for Awakenings By Day (21 October). The night program features Len Faki‘s Figure (18 October), Drumcode (19 October), Joris Voorn & Friends (20 October), Ben Klock‘s Photon (22 October), and Joseph Capriati, Shlomo, Dubfire, Wighnomy Bros and a ... Read more

Chit Chat 004: Enrico Sangiuliano

Chit-Chat is back after our third edition with Max Chapman, this time bringing well known techno artist Enrico Sangiuliano. Enrico was in town for few days due to his B2B gig with Bart Skills at Loveland’s annual King’s Day celebration and beforehand, we managed to have a small talk in De Pijp’s Hutspot about his “free time”, solo vs b2b performances and must haves in the luggage (which weren’t surprising at all). For those yet to know, Enrico is an Italian Techno producer, DJ and Sound Engineer, currently touring and hitting headline gigs all over the globe. He has released on labels ... Read more

FACT Brings Nine Events To Barcelona’s Off Week

Once again, the guys from FACT worldwide will take over Barcelona’s Off Week with events at FACT Club, OW Club, La Terrrazza and FACT Diagonal. Known for their colourful and atmospheric events in London, Ibiza, and International destinations, FACT famous parties bringing the biggest and best labels and artists to town. This year, the festivities kick off Wednesday, June 14th and run every day until Saturday 17th, hosting parties in collaboration with Hotflush Recordings, Blakksheep, All Day I Dream, Warung, Watergate, Flash, My Favorite Robot, Drumcode, Second State and Figure Nacht . LINE UP: June 14: FACT OFF WEEK · ... Read more

DHA Mix #279 By Enrico Sangiuliano

Renowned for creating powerful, deep and seriously infectious techno productions (like last year’s smash..and DHA Premiere, ‘Moon Rocks’), Enrico Sangiuliano is a Producer, Performer, and Sound Engineer from Italy. His music has been heard on the likes of Drumcode, Truesoul, Tronic, Octopus Recordings and Gem Records, and racked up Beatport’s best selling Techno artist (2016) accolades, as well as being the #2 best selling artist across the digital platform (!). With such career highlights, there’s no wonder Enrico’s studio work has been enlisted via the likes of Armand Van Helden, DJ Boris, Dusty Kid, and Secret Cinema, while bringing his ... Read more

Sonus Festival Podcast + Interview By Nick Curly

Nick Curly continues to set his own tech house and techno agenda over the past decade, solidifying himself as a permanent fixture of the highest level as DJ, producer and label owner. With a signature groove-based sound, moving through deep and tech-house to techno and back again, Nick’s reputation now stands as a guaranteed stamp of quality for DJs and dance-floor devotees worldwide. As a Producer, he has released recently on the likes of Drumcode, Mobilee, and Second State, while his own 8bit imprint continues to be the backbone of a prolific production schedule (including his forthcoming “Amnezia” EP). As ... Read more

Party Report: Ultra Music Festival 2017

Doing 3 days at Ultra when you’re 38 years old is like running the New York Marathon for the first time with no shoes on. “You sound like you were ran over by a train” my friend tells me on Monday as we’re talking on the phone…”Yes but it was worth it” I respond. Who would have thought I would finally break the curse and see Adam Beyer perform, he’s been literally a hero of mine since I bought his records back in the 90’s and for some reason, I could never manage to see him play. Though, I wish ... Read more

Premiere: Vinicius Honorio – Through The Darkness (Original Mix)

Brazilian born, now London based, Vinicius Honorio, is a Producer and DJ who is making serious in-roads amongst a new breed of techno artists. Having already released on the likes of Pig&Dan’s Elevate and dubspeeka’s Skeleton, the natural next step comes on Drumcode. His ‘Through The Darkness’ EP is a masterclass in the darker end of techno groove, with each one of the four tracks managing to show off just why Honorio’s is firing on all cylinders. Here, we exclusively premiere the EP’s title track – a stripped back cut, jam-packed with a haunting vocal hook, driving basslines and slick ... Read more

Free Download: Layton Giordani – You’re With Me (Original Mix)

The New York born, now EU based producer Layton Giordani first made a name for himself on Drumcode in 2014. Back then, his debut release ‘Rivington,’ which also featured on the Drumcode’s A-Sides Vol5 compilation. Now, Drumcode drops news on the Layton Giordani’s debut album, “Where It Begins,” consisting of 12 original no-nonsense techno tracks. Today, Layton provides one of the tracks as an exclusive FREE DOWNLOAD. Check it: “Where It Begins” Is NOW AVAILABLE on Drumcode. BUY Download Soundcloud Artist Page [soundcloud url=”https://soundcloud.com/deep-house-amsterdam/free-download-layton-giordani-youre-with-me-original-mix” comments=”true” auto_play=”false” color=”E40045″ width=”100%” height=”166″]

Drumcode Announces New Album With Teaser Track

The New York born, now EU based producer Layton Giordani first made a name for himself on Drumcode in 2014. Back then, his debut release ‘Rivington,’ which also featured on the Drumcode’s A-Sides Vol5 compilation. Now, Drumcode drops news on the Layton Giordani’s debut album, “Where It Begins.” Available 27 February, “Where It Begins” consists of 12 original no-nonsense techno tracks. Teasing the release, Drumcode has offered ‘Good Violence,’ which you can stream below. From the get go this one thumps, making it a bonafide dance floor destroyer. Drumcode [soundcloud url=”https://soundcloud.com/drumcode/layton-giordani-good-violence-drumcode-dc170-1″ comments=”true” auto_play=”false” color=”E40045″ width=”100%” height=”166″] Tracklist 1. Escalate (Original ... Read more