Tag: Ian Pooley

DHA Mix #252 By Camea

One of the underground’s most consistently respected talents, Camea’s DJ journey has taken her from West Coast warehouses to Brooklyn’s clandestine techno scene, and finally to the center of it all, Berlin. Perhaps best known for her role as head of (one of) the minimal era’s most illustrious labels, Clink Recordings, Camea’s increasingly demanding studio and touring career has now led her to Neverwhere, her new imprint. Having recently released a new EP “Signs” on Neverwhere, which also features remixes from Ian Pooley and André Kronert, Camea rounds out another stellar year with this extra strong addition to our mix ... Read more

DHA Mix #237 By Mathias Schober

Having caught the vinyl virus at a quite early age Mathias Schober a.k.a SHOW-B is one of these types which have been growing up in record stores . Listening to his releases over the the past few years (coming on the likes of SoHaSo, his own, Lossless Recordings, and more) it becomes evident that Mathias’ vision of contemporary House music will stand the test of time. He’s able to fuse classic elements, crisp kick drums and motor city references with a warm, contemporary twist for musical afficionados and DJ’s alike. With consistent support from the likes of Dixon, Ame, Sven ... Read more

Balance Series Returns With Darius Syrossian’ Do Not Sleep Mix

Balance Music returns, with an appearance from UK ‘spinner’ Darius Syrossian who creates a double-disc ‘Do Not Sleep’ special. Darius Syrossian first emerged into the electronic scene by working in record shops and working the circuit across his native North England for years. He went on locking in a run of releases on scene-leading labels such as Area Remote, OFF Recordings, VIVa Music and Hot Creations, firmly established him as one of the hottest properties around. Fast-forward to 2016 and he’s a Space Ibiza resident, hosting his Do Not Sleep label and party on Sundays. Originally known for his more masculine approach to his sets, Syrossian deftly displays the full gamut ... Read more

Mix #210 By Baikal

Ascribing his DJ name to the translation of ‘rich lake’, Berlin-based Baikal provides a mix to showcase his multi-layered sound. It’s one best described as electronic music for the heart, mind and feet. Known for the various outstanding remixes he’s done for names such as Ian Pooley of Innervisions or Isolee of Tamed Musiq, his musical mindset is best portrayed on his original release for Maeve (a collaboration between Mano Le Tough and The Drifter).  With enough experience in the studio, behind the decks, and gigs across the hotspots in Europe, USA and the UK – Baikal delivers a philosophy easily heard in his mixes. He recently released ... Read more

Mix #130 By Franck Roger

38-year-old French producer Franck Roger is a favoured crate digger and has a deep connection to the historic roots of house music. The first time he heard ‘Promised Land’ by Joe Smooth he became desperate to find out everything he could about house music. Too young to go out at his age back then, he found solace in visiting record shops in and outside his hometown Paris. A long-lasting relationship with the wax was initiated. Now, he says, he still lives in Paris and still buys up to 15 bits of vinyl a week. But these days, he’s actually the ... Read more

Mix #114 By Ian Pooley

Ian Pooley is one of those DJs that walks the fine line between being a respected underground artist and having mainstream success. With twenty years of experience under his belt, we don’t need to tell you that this guy has had a significant impact on the music industry. We’re proud to feature the German-based veteran in our mix series today. Known as a chameleon in the studio, Pooley has been able to take on many different sounds and genres over the years, scouring influences from around the globe – like Detroit, Chicago or Brazil. He flirts with funk when it ... Read more

Mix #059 by Kain & Aber

Kain & Aber exists of the duo Jochen Pail and Hadrian Stampfer. Where Hadrian worked as a co producer for Clara Moto’s album on Infine Rec. and on other tracks for Skint Recordings, Jochen was doing parties in Graz with his friends. The party named “Schwarzes Herz” had artists like Solomun, Dixon, Ame, Hell, Peter Kruder, Argy and more. Now after a long friendship the two decided to form Kain & Aber and will soon have a release EP on the dutch label Double Tree Records from Lex (Deep ‘N Disco Boys) and Prunk. They recently had an EP release on ... Read more