Tag: Habischman

Interview: Bastian Bux

Be stripped of all artifice and be judged by the work, this is the (admirable) ethos of Bastian Bux. Work featuring deep textures, powerful harmonies, heavy beats and fat basslines and constructed with soul and sensibility have brought Bastian’s music to the likes of Suara, Selador, Bedrock, MOOD Records and more, with remixes and collaborations with the likes of Habischman, Lee van Dowski, Steve Rachmad, and Fur Coat. As a touring DJ, Bastian has been seen at festival’s like Hideout, Tomorrowland, ADE, Space Ibiza, The Warehouse Project, and various other venues around the world, including in the European, Middle East, ... Read more

DHA Mix #304 By Habischman

Habischman is a name synonymous with a driving, accomplished sound and style that translates fluently between the underground and crossover clubs alike. As he continues to rise in notoriety Habischman has gained widespread support from the industry including Pete Tong, Booka Shade, Nicole Moudaber, Dave Seaman and John Digweed, through releases on the likes of Moda Black, Defected, Global Underground, Get Physical, Viva Music, Noir and more. Now, one of Iran’s top musical exports preps his forthcoming release “Closure” on Hot Since 82‘s Knee Deep in Sound. The smooth, relentless club track will surely be a staple of the late ... Read more

Blade & Beard’s Raving Iran Desert Party Playlist

The musical brotherhood of Tehran’s Anoosh & Arash presents itself on the world electronic music stage as the DJ du Blade & Beard. Widely recognized as the protagonists to internationally acclaimed documentary ‘Raving Iran,’ the DJ career of Blade & Beard is now on the rapid ascent with the launch of a new imprint, their own dedicated EP, appearances throughout Europe and, of course, the continued appreciation of the documentary. On 9 July, Blade & Beard comes to Amsterdam for a very special screening of ‘Raving Iran’ at Undercurrent, which will also feature a Q&A with the guys (moderated by ... Read more

Raving Iran’s Blade & Beard Touch Down In Amsterdam For Exclusive Film Screening & Label Launch Event

The two protagonists of Internationally acclaimed documentary ‘Raving Iran’ are finally coming to Amsterdam for a special screening, Q&A, and nightclub event. Happening on 8 July at the Dutch Capital’s Undercurrent, the duo of Blade & Beard are set launch their Futurist imprint with their first release. All this comes after extensively touring Europe before, during, and after ‘Raving Iran’ film festival run (which included the likes of Amsterdam’s IDFA and Copenhagen’s CPH:DOX). See also: [Interview] Raving Iran And The Politics Of Censorship On the evening, the film will be screened, which will be followed by a very special Q&A ... Read more

Q-Factory: Amsterdam East’s ADE Gem

Nestled within the cultural melting post that is Amsterdam’s Oost neighborhood stands the industrial, multi purpose venue, Q-Factory. Reminiscent of city center attractions like Melkweg and Paradiso, Q-Factory is Amsterdam’s only other all purpose music venue, able to hold some 1300 between its two cavernous halls. From live music to underground dance, the venue’s place within the cultural landscape of Amsterdam’s most diverse neighborhood cannot be understated. A center for community, with its practice, work, and studio space, full service cafe, and upcoming hotel, Q-Factory literally breathes creativity. Now, with Amsterdam Dance Event (ADE) right around the corner, the venue ... Read more

Interview: Habischman

After a 7 year break, Global Underground has relaunched its seminla Nubreed series, this time with Iran’s Habischman handling mix duties. With a string of underground hits on labels as varied as Get Physical, VIVA Music and Selador, Habischman’s trademark fluid sounds have entranced clubbers from Dubai to Berlin and beyond, fusing deep progressive melodies with cleverly orchestrated and addictive beats. On 20 October, Habischman will also be a part of Global Underground’s TWENTY Amsterdam Dance Event celebration, where we will join the likes of James Lavelle, Dave Seaman, Darren Emerson, Sander Kleineberg, and more at Q-Factory. Anticipating that event ... Read more