Tag: Horizon

Premiere: OC & Verde – Solstice (Original Mix)

2016 was certainly a year to remember for OC & Verde, with their first release on Knee Deep In Sound catching the attention of many including Tale of Us, Solomon and John Digweed. 2017 is set to carry on exactly how the previous one ended, with Pete Tong naming them as his ‘Ones To Watch for 2017,’ whilst releases forthcoming on the likes of VIVa, Suara and Glasgow Underground are all set to drop in this month, gaining familiar early support from big names such as Steve Lawler, Hot Since 82 and Solomon. Here, with their “Solstice: Horizon” on VIVa ... Read more

Interview: Mr. Ties

This Sunday will see one of Summer’s last outbursts, and Horizon and Kaap A’dam are making sure that it can be enjoyed in the best way possible, by featuring three superbly selected acts for Horizon & Kaap A’dam @ The Beach, including revered Trouw resident Job Jobse, all-round selector Mr. Ties and disco/italo fanatics duo Discodromo. See also: Job Jobse Mix + Interview | Discodromo Mix For the occasion we shot some questions in the way of Mr. Ties. Born Francesco de Nittis, Mr. Ties has been the secret on many dance music connoisseurs’ lips. He’s one of those few individuals who has ... Read more

Horizon & Kaap A’dam At The Beach Podcast #001 By Discodromo

Horizon and Kaap A’dam, two event organizers from the Amsterdam scene with a knack for up-and-coming & extraordinary artists, are touching down on the beloved Woodstock beach venue in Bloemendaal for one of the final, sun-laden summer celebrations under the musical guidance of three superbly selected acts, including revered Trouw resident Job Jobse, all-round selector Mr. Ties and disco/italo fanatics Discodromo. Discodromo has been making name for themselves by shaking up labels such as BPitch Control, Dissident and Slow Motion for over eight years with their signature sound, which is, next to house and techno, heavily influenced by Italy’s biggest ... Read more

Horizon & Kaap A’dam Preparing Summer Season Finale @ Woodstock

Horizon and Kaap A’dam, two event organizers from the Amsterdam scene with a knack for up-and-coming & extraordinary artists, are touching down on the beloved Woodstock beach venue in Bloemendaal for one of the final, sun-laden summer celebrations under the musical guidance of three superbly selected acts, including revered Trouw resident Job Jobse, all-round selector Mr. Ties and disco/italo fanatics duo Discodromo. Horizon has been around for a couple of years now, profiling themselves as an underground haven for eclectic DJs who are impossible to pigeonhole. Like Iranian-born resident Reza Athar who has been shaking up the scene via Horizon’s ... Read more

Beyond The Beats With Reza Athar

In our segment ‘Beyond The Beats’, popular artists are given the chance to step outside of the dance music sphere, and let them give you an insight into their favorite pieces of music from other genres that they hold dear. Music that has special meaning to them, music that has helped shape them to be the artists they are today. Ten songs with ten special, personal stories that explain the love for the chosen music. So sit back and take a minute to get to know the person behind the DJ a little better. “I really love the art of ... Read more

Full Premiere: Lehar & Musumeci – Horizon (Original Mix)

Today’s premiere comes from Connaisseur Recordings’ Italien talent Lehar, who has been a favourite of us for a while now. Together with his countryman Musumeci he has delivered this perfectly crafted premiere. If you follow us closely you will surely know Lehar. We were lucky enough to offer his remix for Kollektiv Turmstrasse’s ‘Tristesse’ as a free download, premiere his remix for Of Norway’s ‘Spirit Light’ and host a mix by the allrounder as part of our mixtape series.  See also: Mix #150 by Lehar, Of Norway – Spirit Lights (Lehar Remix) Together with his brothers in mind Musumeci and Olderic, Lehar recently formed ... Read more

Mix #139 By Reza Athar

Dutch DJ Reza Athar believes in moods and atmospheres instead of genres. To find the perfect balance between mind & body dancing is the biggest precedence in his musical philosophy and his sets. His goal is to surprise people with music they aren’t too familiar with and taking them on an adventure into corners which they haven’t come across before. Last year Reza Athar’s mixes were picked by a number of taste making podcast & mix series as Throne Of Blood, Disko Selectors, THUMP/Vice & Clandestino. He also made his debut at TrouwAmsterdam during a special Horizon showcase in the ... Read more

Horizon Prepares For Correspondant Label Night @ Doka

Horizon is returning for its final return at underground location Doka, with the very first Correspondant Label Night in the Netherlands. The Correspondant delegation will bring Ivan Smagghe, Tim Paris (as the ‘It’s A Fine Line’ collabo) label boss Jennifer Cardini and Horizon DJ of choice Massimiliano Pagliara (mix) to the table. Get ready to be swept away in a night full of musical tales from the underground. Horizon is a Berlin-minded event organization known for its skill to throw parties that are out of the ordinary, treating its crowd to unique sets that tell a tale next to getting ... Read more

Horizon Podcast #001 by Massimiliano Pagliara

Italian-born Massimiliano Pagliara Massi describes his style as an eclectic mix of house and disco. One might call it classic, but with a definite modern twist. In the run-up to Horizon which will take place on May 3  born artist has treated us to one hell of a mix full of funky twists and turns, heavy basslines and soothing vocals. Massimiliano Pagliara has been spinning at some of the most popular underground venues in and around Berlin, such as Club 103, SO36, Week-End, Maria , Cookies, NBI, Tape club, Berghain/Panorama Bar, Schwutz, Tresor, Wilde Renate, About Blank, Paloma bar, Möbel olfe, ... Read more

Review: Ejeca – Together EP

Rising star Ejeca is about to team up with Needwant again, this time for the release of his brand new Together EP. Together shows Ejeca in top form, satisfying our sonic souls with his signature, vocal driven blend of deephouse and garage. It has been hard not to take notice of Ejeca last year. He was topping the charts in the second half of 2012 with his sprawling hits ‘Descend’ and ‘Night Rays’. He released a range of productions on hot labels as 2020Vision, Lokee Musik, DeepWit Recordings and released multiple remixes on Sony. The Northern-Irishman’s career has pretty much ... Read more