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RPMM Festival Completes Lineup With Art Department, Jackmaster, Margaret Dygas & More For Inaugural Edition

Portugal’s anticipated RPMM Festival has just brought the final names for its inaugural edition on July 28th and 29th 2018. Amongst them are, Jackmaster, Matt Tolfrey, Margaret Dygas, Barac, D’Julz, Mella Dee, Patrice Scott, Jasper James, Matthias Tanzmann, Art Department, Death on the Balcony, Kenny Glasgow, Nitin, Robin Ordell, Geddes, Varhat, Alexis Raphael and many more. These artists add to the already revealed Âme DJ, Matthew Dear, Francesca Lombardo, Guy Gerber and Damian Lazarus. Porto is one of the oldest European cities and its historical core has been a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1996. For RPMM, it will host ... Read more

Vujaday Music Festival Announces Atish, Cassy, Nathan Bararto & More In Phase 2

The clock is ticking closer to the first wide scale festival hosted in the Caribbean paradise of Barbados, Vujaday Music Festival, going on 4 – 8 April 2018. The weeklong event had already announced the likes of Art Department, Lee Burridge, DJ Tennis, Green Velvet, Justin Martin, Wolf + Lamb, Soul Clap, Nick Monaco, Bedouin, Peggy Gou, Francesca Lombardo, and more, and have now just dropped the second phase on their inaugural lineup. Joining the above artists will now also be San Francisco’s Atish, Panoramabar favorite Cassy, Toolroom’s Mark Knight, No. 19 Music’s Nitin, Brazil’s Gaby Endo, Toronto ambassador Nathan ... Read more

Wild As The Moon Brings Trio Of Musical Goddesses For First Autumn Full Moon Event

After a successful, multi show ADE 2018, The Gardens of Babylon‘s full moon concept – Wild as the Moon – returns to De Marktkantine for another evening of lunar madness. Taking place when the moon is full, harnessing the energies of the Ancient America’s, Wild as the Moon has already brought the likes of Bedouin, Madmotormiquel, Thugf*cker, and more to Amsterdam, and this Saturday, 4 November its goddesses will take over. On the evening that always starts with a powerful group meditation, Crosstown Rebels‘ favorite Francesca Lombardo will be back. If you were there earlier this year when Francesca played ... Read more

DHA Mix #282 By Audiofly

With some 13 years behind them, Audiofly’s work ethic remains unparalleled in the world of House and Techno. The duo, made up of Anthony Middleton and Luca Saporito, have created a creative empire that includes multiple record labels (Supernature, Maison D’Etre), a global party brand ‘Flying Circus’ and forays into fashion. Though with such accomplishments in the bag, Audiofly remain focused on the underground with a depth of knowledge to confidently explore new terrains. See also: The Gardens Of Babylon Welcome Flying Circus For Inaugural Amsterdam Showcase On 12 May, Audiofly brings Flying Circus to Amsterdam for the first time. ... Read more

The Gardens Of Babylon Welcome Flying Circus For Inaugural Amsterdam Showcase

On 12 May, two magical worlds come together for an Amsterdam night not soon to be forgotten! After five successful editions, The Gardens of Babylon (TGoB) has gone strength to strength at home, debuting with an all night journey from YokoO and, most recently, seeing a stacked lineup of Chaim, Timujin, Viken Arman, and many more. Mostly held at its spiritual home of WesterUnie, TGoB has firmly established itself as the go to place for the more esoteric side of dance music, embracing the transcendental philosophy of electronic world music, inviting like minded artists and participants for the journey. Now, ... Read more

The BPM Festival Interview: Francesca Lombardo

From her memorable sets at Burning Man to her live recordings with Mixmag Lab or recently at The BPM Festival, Francesca Lombardo keep surprising everyone by her versatile selections and her skills behind the decks. 2016 has been a great year for her and when someone like Uner says: “I wanna see Francesca tonight because I never saw her play” you gotta think, that lady must be special. She has a new remix that just came out on her label Echolette Records, with an original song by ultra spiritual Birds of Mind, called “Ankara” and at DHA we love it ... Read more

Party Report: Ya’ah Muul I @ The BPM Festival 2017

YA’AH MUUL is one of those BPM Festival events you don’t want to miss. The massive show takes place literally in the forest in a new venue named “The Jungle” and yes Carl Cox, Art Department, Steve Lawler, Francesca Lombardo and D’Julz in the Jungle in Mexico are all delicious ingredients, which turned out to be some kind of magical experience. Add to the equation Mixmag and a Warung stage and you simply end up having an experience of a lifetime. As it was well instructed by the The BPM Festival crew we start by taking the shuttle from downtown ... Read more

Party Report: Minimal Effort NYE

2016 is finally over, and for us techno and house music fans in LA what better way to ring in 2017 than in a dark club, surrounded by music lovers, dancing to a lineup curated by the crew at Minimal Effort. Once again this lineup represented a collection of the best house and techno artists available featuring MainStage acts like: Francesca Lombardo, Stephan Bodzin, Henry Saiz (live), and Recondite (live). Plus two stages curated by local parties: the upstairs stage was run by Space Yacht, a weekly party featuring the bouncy g-house sounds typical to Los Angeles, including Londonbridge and ... Read more

Sacha Robotti’s Minimal Effort New Year’s Eve Playlist

Since his January 2016 relocation to Los Angeles, Sacha Robotti has released a slew of material on the likes of Snatch Records, This Ain’t Bristol, Dirtybird Records, Insomniac Records, Lost Records, and a #1 Beatport single on Suara Music. Although Sacha’s sound has evolved from his early Berlin roots, one can always recognize his signature: music that lives somewhere between the dirty bass-heavy “booty” plains of electronic dance music and its’ futuristic shores. It is a sound that can be experienced at the likes of CRSSD Festival, Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival, Lightning In A Bottle Festival, Electric Daisy ... Read more

New York’s Bespoke Musik Returns To Amsterdam For 2nd ADE Showcase

New York City based music and event collective Bespoke Musik returns to Amsterdam Dance Event for the second year. Over the past four years, Bespoke Musik has carved out their place in the highly competitive New York City market by focusing on intelligent electronic music of all genre, producing well-respected events, an internationally recognized radio show series, and a sheer dedication to their craft. This event alone will mark the crew 16th party of 2016, having hosted names like Francesca Lombardo, Bedouin, Oliver Schiores, Jimpster, and plenty more. For ADE 2016, Bespoke Musik will bring along Animal Trainer, Holger Hecler, ... Read more

Premiere + Interview: Francesca Lombardo – Freefall (Original Mix)

Francesca Lombardo has cultivated a sound of her own, representative of her multi-disciplinary musical background and able to transcend the dance floor via an emotional narrative, full of wistful dreamy soundscapes, stirring melodies, deep, hypnotic rhythms and her unforgettable voice. The London based DJ, Vocal Techniques graduate and accomplished pianist first surfaced under the Jackie Misfit guise, where she DJed at London clubs like Brixton Academy and The Drom, released on labels like Lokomotiv Recordings and started her own imprint, Echolette Records. Now, working under her given name, Francesca Lombardo she has spun alongside titans like Sven Vath, Agoria and ... Read more

SXMusic Festival Drops 2nd Wave of Artists, inc. Maceo Plex, Guy Gerber, Apollonia

SXMusic is set to take place in the Caribbean paradise of St Martin in March 2016, and already tickets have begun to sell fast after the likes of Jamie Jones, Dubfire, DJ Tennis, Lee Burridge, Adriatique, Thugfucker, Blond:ish, Francesca Lombardo and Psychemagik were all announced to play. Now a second wave of acts has been announced that confirms this is the only festival you need to visit in the coming year. Helping to make it so are a massive next wave of names, which include Guy Gerber, French trio Apollonia and Maceo Plex. Joining them are Visionquest stars Shaun Reeves and ... Read more

Culprit Podcast #003 By Aidan Lavelle & Robbie Akbal

To celebrate their sterling upcoming ‘Stars EP’ release on Culprit (full premiere here), Aidan Lavelle and Robbie Akbal have cooked up an intense mix for you to treat your ears to. Be swept away on a high dose of deep, funk-driven grooves and a futuristic vibe. The LA-based imprint Culprit, founded by the DJ/producer trio Droog, is known for their careful selection of funky and modernistic underground house music. @Culpritla has released records for distinguished and celebrated names like Lee Foss, Lee Curtiss, Jamie Jones, MANIK, Kenneth James Gibson, Seth Troxler, Inxec, Matt Tolfrey, Subb-an, Martin Buttrich, Ryan Crosson, Shaun ... Read more

Full Premiere: Him_Self_Her – Love You Like I Used To (Psychemagik Remix)

UK duo Him_Self_Her are back on the essential Crosstown Rebels with another bumping deep house burner ‘Love You Like I Used To’ once again featuring the distinctive vocal chops of Kieran Fowkes who also appeared on previous Crosstown hit ‘Gone Too Long’ (which spent 11 weeks at the top of the Beatport chart). Featuring a tough and distorted remix from hot property Francesca Lombardo and the driving cosmic force of UK disco darlings Psychemagik on the flip, this is a house track for the peak season of al fresco hands­in­the­air dancefloors. Claire and Leon aka Him_Self_Her (interview) have been producing ... Read more