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Premiere: Ivory - Quiet in her shadow (Original Mix)

Having already gained support from the likes of Dixon, Ame and Red Axes, Scatcity Records’ latest offering from Ivory is already on the way to cause a serious stir this summer. The track ‘Quiet In Her Shadow’, elusive synth line Minimalistic percussive elements, progressive with teasing chordal changes and ever developing reverb echoes. ‘Mindfulness ft. Floyd Lavine’ is available 17th August on Scat City Records. ARTIST PAGE  

Premiere: David Mayer & Floyd Lavine - Sondela (Original Mix)

Having previously released on the connected label as individuals, David Mayer & Floyd Lavine now do so together with their collaborative EP, “Sondela”. David Mayer previously appeared on connected with a remix of ‘Lust’ as well as his solo “Drained” EP, while South Africa’s Lavine appeared through remixing ‘L.D.O.E.’ after other outings on Dogmatik, Rise and Upon.You. “Sondela” EP is available 11 May on connected

Floyd Lavine & East Africa’s Best Set For Multi-Date Tour Covering Kenya, Uganda & Rwanda

Travelling across three countries, the globetrotting Madorasindahouse & Mashariki Music will bring Floyd Lavine and a slew of East Africa’s finest ambassadors of electronic music to Kenya, Uganda, and Rwanda from 31 May – 2 June. Kicking off at Nairobi’s The Mirage Towers [Waiyaki Way] (31 May), before heading to Kigali’s Mamba Club (1 June) and wrapping up at Kampala’s Cayenne (2 June): Floyd Lavine; the (frequently featured on DHA) South African and favourite on the likes of Innervisions, RISE, Moon Harbour, and Watergate will be joined by several of the continent’s musical gems. Amongst these acts are Nairobi’s SURAJ, ... Read more

Premiere: Solomun - Amanacer (Original Mix)

After exclusively premiering Matthias Meyer & Ryan Davis’s ‘Hope,’ off Watergate’s 15 year celebration box set, tomorrow’s release is anticipated by one final premiere. Coming by way of the one & only Solomun, ‘Amancer’ opens the stellar compilation with the epic flair that is the Diynamic man’s trademark. Also included on the 5x vinyl, 2x CD package is music from residents Jimi Jules, Marco Resmann, La Fleur, Tiefschwarz, Floyd Lavine, Lee Jones, Adana Twins, Sebo K, Hyenah and Cinthie, as well as new comers Gorje Hewek & Izhevski and Gumz and those with close ties to the club like Butch, Henrik Schwarz, Ellen Allien, Alex Niggemann, Catz n’ Dogz, Steve Bug, Osunlade, Rodriguez ... Read more

Premiere: Matthias Meyer & Ryan Davis - Hope (Original Mix)

It seems as if 15 years have quickly flown by since Watergate first opened its doors joining Berlin’s Kreuzberg and Friedrichshain districts. Over this time, Watergate has grown to include a booking agency and a record label pushing the sounds of its mainstay artists and some of the most revered acts in the scene. To celebrate, Watergate has put together a very special anniversary release of 25 new, exclusive and formerly unreleased tracks to be released as a 2x CD set, as well as a special collector’s edition box set as a 5x vinyl, 2x CD package including a commemorative ... 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

Mix #115 By Floyd Lavine

Floyd Lavine is South Africa’s rising star in dance music. Music for him has always been a love affair between the concept of time and the mood that music creates. Whilst growing up, music was part of Floyd’s everyday life, being introduced to artists such as Marvin Gaye, Al Green, Grace Jones, Stevie Wonder and Brenda Fassie from a very young age. In his late teens he discovered the rhythms of house and techno music, opening his eyes to his would be heroes like MAW, Kerri Chandler and Dennis Ferrer. After his formative years in South Africa, Floyd moved to London to explore and study music ... Read more