Tag: HNQO

Exclusive Interview With HNQO

September 12th will be the day that one of the most recognizably sounding contemporary artists in deep house will again be playing in Amsterdam: HNQO. On that Friday the Brazilian-born artist will be playing at AirAmsterdam alongside supporting acts from DHA Prunk, Kevin Duane and Kimou. Today HNQO (Podcast) is one of the fastest rising young stars in the deep house and indie dance scene. Years of hard work are already behind this young musician, who got his start throwing parties in Curitiba. Young people in search of new music horizons flocked to these gatherings, and eventually some of dance ... Read more

AirAmsterdam Podcast #001 By HNQO

September 12th will be the day that one of the most recognizably sounding contemporary artists in deep house will again be playing in Amsterdam: HNQO. On that Friday the Brazilian-born artist will be playing at AirAmsterdam alongside supporting acts from DHA Prunk, Kevin Duane and Kimou. Today HNQO (or Henrique as he is known to friends) is one of the fastest rising young stars in the deep house and indie dance scene. Years of hard work are already behind this young musician, who got his start throwing parties in Curitiba. Young people in search of new music horizons flocked to ... Read more

Apenkooi Brasil Kicks Off Saturday In Sao Paolo

Apenkooi Mooij Feest has been a steady influence and taste maker in Amsterdam’s nightlife for over eight years now, raising a generation of eletronic music lovers and party people with their recurring events and spin-offs (like Straf_Werk, Open Air and DGTL that are always playful, but with serious attention to the line up. Now the Apenkooi concept has found its way across the Atlantic, all the way to Brasil. Sao Paolo to be precise, for an event carrying names like Jamie Jones, Adriatique & HNQO. It’s no longer a secret that throughout South America underground dance music is being listened ... Read more

Mix #036 by Dake

Dake is a young up and coming DJ/Producer from Brazil. He grew up in a family full of musicians and Dake played the Flugelhorn, which is a special trumpet. He joined some orchestra’s and this way he learned a lot about harmony and music structure. When he started producing this helped him as well. He really wanted to do more with music and got into Music College, where he really found his way with all the possibilities that it gave him. His favorite subjects are Harmonic Perception and Counterpoint. These really help him out with his productions so those are the ... Read more

Mix #023 by Lopezhouse

David Lopez was as a child already really interested in music and at an early age the 1p12 record shop in Madrid became his second living room. He got so into music that he started producing 5 years ago and is playing in Madrid for 10 years now. The way Lopezhouse describes his own music style is Deep House with Minimal touches, an energetic sound with surprises. 3 years ago David met Carlos Pulido, who is the guy he is collaborating with at the moment. He has releases together with him on the Romanian label ‘Sintope’, from NTFO and Rhadow, ... Read more

Mix #013 by Ammar Hasan

We would like to introduce you to Ammar Hasan, the A&R Manager from Playperview, which is the label from Brazilian DJ’s HNQO and Fabo. Ammar only recently started listening to House music. Ever since the day he entered club stereo in Montreal, Canada he was sold. This was the music he liked and wanted to be in touch with for the rest of his life. A year and a half later he decided to start DJ-ing himself as well. He also aims to produce as well soon. He is only 21 year old but already A&R manager at a label ... Read more