Tag: fritz kalkbrenner

De Marktkantine Once Again Transforms Into Jungle Paradise, De Zomerkantine For 2018 Summer

Returning for another summer, De Marktkantine once again transforms into the jungle paradise of De Zomerkantine. Throughout the summer, esteemed names like Gui Boratto, Fritz Kalkbrenner, Skream, Joris Voorn, Secret Cinema, Miss Kittin, Prunk and many more will visit after that weekend’s festival concludes. On the season, 23 June sees Gui Boratto, Nick Elisabeth and Spaceandtime, with Benny Rodrigues and Michel De Hey all Night long on the 30th. In July, Tensnake, Skream, Miss Kittin, Extrawelt, Miss Melera, Samuel Deep, Chris Stussy will all be there, while August brings Oxia, Michel de Hey, Prunk, Joris Voorn and Jay Lumen, Secret ... Read more

Premiere: Fritz Kalkbrenner - Changing Face (Maya Jane Coles Remix)

Germany’s much loved Fritz Kalkbrenner is back with the latest single off his new album, complete with heavyweight remix package. With interpretations coming from the likes of Adana Twins and Deetron, it is Maya Jane Coles remix of ‘Changing face’ that we exclusively premiere here today. Maya Jane Coles needs little to no introduction at this point. She is a bonafide creative force who is prolific as a DJ and Studio presence. Both a critic and fan favorite, Maya Jane Coles has amassed significant accolades across her career including recogniztion from Beatport in a variety of its “Best of” categories, ... Read more

Mix #218 By André Hommen

Running the Objektivity label alongside East-coast house legend Dennis Ferrer, André Hommen provides a diving mix that is of utmost outstanding quality – from start to finish. His passion for music formed through his love of radio, where seminal radio-shows opened the doors to a world of music. House music, with its warmth and its groove, is the sound which became his musical home. André  started mixing for himself, but eventually went on performing at underground parties near his home-region. See also: Premiere: André Hommen – Secret Sphere (Original Mix) Coming off his newly released Bassari People EP via Objektivity, André has been dividing his time between touring and studio work ... Read more

Pleinvrees Festival Podcast By Fritz Kalkbrenner

For his upcoming performance at Pleinvrees, as well as Ibiza’s darker Techno ONYX event, Berlin-native Fritz Kalkbrenner provides an exclusive mixtape of deep instrumentation. Recently releasing his newest and third album “Ways Over Water“, Fritz Kalkbrenner hardly needs an introduction as his unique style has been a defining one in Berlin. He emerged from of the shadows of the socialist prefab buildings in the Lichtenberg district of Berlin – and has ever since strived to perfect his interpretation of cold electro into warm, deep melodic electronic music. Throughout the summer, he’ll be playing ONYX at Space Ibiza, a dark techno party that will host a variety of top-notch acts such ... Read more

Amsterdam Open Air Releases Line Up For 2016 Edition

After five sold-out editions, Amsterdam Open Air is returning to Amsterdam’s Gaasperpark once again. During the first weekend of June, Open Air will set up shop at their continual location, hosting stages for over thirteen local promoters like Straf_Werk, Format, Slapfunk, Weiter.  Festival goers can expect to hear an international mix of rising stars, industry veterans, alternated by promising local talent, and bands. Next to favourited Dutch acts such as the Gallowstreet brass band and Jeugd van Tegenwoordig, there is plenty of highly anticipated dance programming this year, in the form of Fritz Kalkbrenner, Todd Terje, Green Velvet, Route 94, Oscar Mulero, Efdemin, George Fitzgerald, ... Read more

Full Premiere: Chopstick & Johnjon – Track Of Time (Original Mix)

Suol’s head honchos Chopstick & Johnjon are back with a brand new EP, continuing to blaze a trail through the international House and Techno scene. Both as joint label managers and as a production team, Chopstick & Johnjon have come a long way in their tens years in the game. During their early years in particular the duo set about exploring electronic music like kids in a sweet shop. Fearless and bold, they surrendered themselves to the moment, but with the Suol label they seem to have found their spiritual home for the time being. With Suol, the successor label ... Read more

Festival Report: Buiten Westen 2015

Last Saturday saw Buiten Westen Festival hosting its fourth edition at Westerpark, a stone’s throw away from the Amsterdam city centre. The sold-out event covered six stages where visitors could enjoy a well-curated selection of DJs in house, techno and disco – some of the biggest names brought to the table were Fritz Kalkbrenner, Kerri Chandler, Delano Smith, Aeroplane, Late Nite Tuff Guy, Claptone, Culoe de Song, Max Cooper, Lil Louis and Italojohnson. There was something for everybody though, even for those those that did not even come for the music specifically, but more for the atmosphere, the sideshows, carnival ... Read more

Full Premiere: Tuff City Kids – Murphy’s Lawyer (Original Mix)

Todays premiere comes from German duo Tuff City Kids, which consists of Phillip Lauer and Gerd Janson. Their track ‘Murphy’s Lawyer’ is part of Berlin based imprint Suol’s annual “Summer Daze” compilation series, which we have the honour of exclusively premiering today. For the third time, the Berlin based imprint is collecting shimmering melodies, lucent pads and sunlight grooves primed for the changing of seasons, and all curated by Suol heads Chopstick & Johnjon. “Summer Daze” is a compilation of 17 exclusive and unreleased tracks from many members of the label’s family, such as Larse, Jimpster, PBR Streetgang, Smash TV, Tender Games, Fritz Kalkbrenner, ... Read more

Preview: Buiten Westen 2015

Saturday, 18 July 2015, sees the return of annual outdoor music celebration Buiten Westen to Amsterdam’s beautiful Westerpark.  Transformed into an urban oasis of creativity, art and vibes, Buiten Westen’s collection of artists, designers, chefs, musicians and dreamers are once again set to take over the day with the sounds of house, techno and dance.  With stages curated by some of Amsterdam’s most prominent and respected crews, Pleinvrees, Next Monday’s Hangover, ZeeZout, NGHTDVSN, Cartel and PaardenKracht, there is sure to be a sound for every taste as the summer (and festival season) gradually moves into full swing. Translated word for ... Read more

Top 10 Releases In January

It’s time to start wrapping up the first month of 2015. The start to this year has been very promising, with so many good EP’s and albums coming out. Keeping the list to just 10 releases was once again a very hard task. This is our run-down of the top 10 releases of January.  #10 Seba Lecompte – Love Connection EP  | What Happens | January 12 | Kicking off this month’s list we have the Belgian producer Seba Lecompte. His Love Connection EP is a solid release, with the title track as our favorite. The track has a punchy and warm kick, just the way ... Read more

Review: Fantastic Man – Heartbreaker EP

Brooklyn based record label Let’s Play House gives way to their second solo EP of Fantastic man aka Mic Newman on the label. Heartbreaker EP packs a lot of soul, combined with the smooth, soft atmosphere this makes a slow-burning deep house drop that eases the mind. When it comes to building solid groovers, this guy is indeed pretty fantastic. The New York label Let’s Play House was founded in 2011 by magazine editor Nik Mercer, DJ/producer Jaques Renault and was set up in affiliation with “Rapture’s Throne of Blood” label manager James Friedman. The label releases monthly and has a ... Read more