Tag: Ibiza

Hï Ibiza Podcast By Da Capo

A self-taught Producer & DJ, South Africa’s Da Capo’s blazing sounds have earned him a spot as one of his countries best. Making waves with his creative, spirit moving music, as well as a patented sound touch, on remixes, Da Capo has released several EPs, as well as many remixes, which have been aired on some of South Africa’s, and the world’s, foremost radio and streaming platforms. Over the course of this past summer, Da Capo was a frequent guest at Black Coffee‘s Hï Ibiza residency which now sees its final two dates of the 2018 season. On 29 September, ... Read more

HÏ Ibiza Podcast + Interview By Andhim

With their patented “Super House” sound, Germany’s Andhim have built their own genre from soul and passion. Party proven and organic with emphasis in the finer details, it is a style that has found a home with labels like Monaberry, Terminal M, and Sunset Handjob. When performing live, their full commitment to DJing is palpable – energetic, creative and always entertaining. This approach will be on full display as Andhim joins Black Coffee at his Hï Ibiza residency 8 September, where the guys take to the stage alongside HOUSEKEEEPING and Da Capo in the Club, while Nastia and Mandar join ... Read more

Dance Harder For Longer With New REVIBE Energy Gel

Energy gel company REVIBE launches a new product for the music scene designed to help keep you dancing longer. Made by veterans of some of the biggest events around, REVIBE looks to give back to the lifestyle, whether sat outside Sankeys, 19 hours into Timewarp, or stumbling home when it’s been far too long since you saw your bed, that’s where REVIBE comes in. Their flagship product is an energy gel which contains carbohydrates (in the form of maltodextrin and fructose), electrolytes and b-vitamins, specially formulated with ravers in mind. Vegan-friendly and with no caffeine, REVIBE replenicious the body loses ... Read more

DYSTōPIA Podcast By Theo Kottis

Edinburgh’s Theo Kottis has established himself as one of the scene’s most exciting talents. This year alone, Theo has released both his debut artist album, “Beautiful Strangers”, as well as the 11th edition of Global Underground‘s famed NuBreed series. On 20 July, Theo stunned the pin Ushuaïa crowd with his set at its Friday night DYSTōPIA concept where he took to the booth alongside Luciano, Dan Ghenacia, and Oceanvs Orientalis. So much so, in fact, we needed to bring Theo on board to capture the vibe of the evening. This is the result! Soundcloud Artist Page [soundcloud url=”https://soundcloud.com/deep-house-amsterdam/theo-kottis-dystopia-podcast” comments=”true” auto_play=”false” ... Read more

DHA Mix #387 By Louie Vega & Anané

Bringing the ritual of New York City club culture to the White Isle, Louie Vega and Anané’s THE RITUAL Tuesdays brings music and art to HEART IBIZA across the summer. With the concept, The Vegas’ deliver their rich history in NYC and years of work in creating an atmosphere to experience sound, visuals and unique musical guests. It is a familiar get together style event where Anané & Louie Vega’s close friends carry on with their vibes having the NYC Underground Club Culture as their backdrop. Having already invited the likes of Moodymann and Henrik Schwarz, THE RITUAL moves along ... Read more

Hï Ibiza & Black Coffee Presents: Themba

Having burst onto the global scene this year with high profile release and appearances, Themba is the latest musical export carrying the flag of House Music from South Africa. With a sound forged into his African roots, Themba utilizes local singers, songwriters and percussionists to create his own unique & distinct take on House & Techno. A take that has already been heard via Knee Deep in Sound, and will also feature on Yoshitoshi, as well as through upcoming remixes for Nick Curly and Black Coffee. In fact, it is Themba’s relationship with Black Coffee that has perhaps been his ... Read more

DYSTōPIA Podcast By Javi Redondo

Since the 90s, Javi Redondo has crafted a career that would help define Spain’s electronic music scene, making him one of the most significant characters in the country’s scene today. This has brought his eclecticism all over Europe to clubs like Fabric, Rex Club and Panorama Bar, where his genre defying style successfully mixes downbeat rarities with everything from Disco and Techno to Post-Punk and everything in between. Since 2007, Javi has also been a prolific producer, having released on Meant, My Favorite Robot, Astrolab and Correspondant, the latter of which sees him join label head Jennifer Cardini alongside Frankey ... Read more

Watch Point Blank Music School’s Comprehensive Guide To Setting Up Your DJ Equipment

So you’ve bought your first set of decks, or maybe you’ve finally upgraded your equipment or even just added some CDJs for the first time… happy days! Of course, now you have to set them all up, and despite Pioneer’s continued commitment to making their tools as easy to use as possible, to get the most of out of your new toys you need to set them up properly. Luckily Point Blank’s lead DJ instructor Ben Bristow is on hand to show you both the basics and a few tricks to fully optimize your set-up. NB: Though he is using ... Read more

The Ark Cruise Returns With Two Voyages For 2018

From 31 August to 3 September, over 4,000 passengers got to experience no fewer than 90 DJs, on the sold out party cruise The Ark. Amongst the 90+ artists on hand were the likes of Roger Sanchez, Felix da Housecat, 2MANYDJS and Claptone, along with culinary delights provided by top chefs, and plenty of time for sightseeing on land during stops in Marseille and Ibiza. For 2018, The Ark will further build on this concept with its second edition being bigger than ever. Departure and arrival will remain in Barcelona but this time, there will be also six different departure ... Read more

Interview: Enzo Siragusa

When it comes to rave culture there aren’t many artists out there who are as passionate and dedicated as Enzo Siragusa. Continuing a year that has seen him tour worldwide as far as North America and Australia, and play for esteemed events like We Are Festival, plus an impressive list of FUSE showcases on top at Off Sonar, Sonus Festival, MDRNTY Cruise, Studio 338, the rebirth of 93 Feet East with INFUSE and their FUSE summer residency at Amnesia Ibiza with HYTE. October continues the big year as Enzo will once again bring his extended solo DJ set to London, ... Read more

Interview: John Acquaviva

Whatever your involvement is with electronic music, chances are you’ve felt the influence of John Acquaviva. Perhaps best known for his involvement with Richie Hawtin in forming of the highly influential labels Plus 8 Recordings and Definitive Recordings, his influence and reach extends in swathes beyond these considered pillars of dance music culture. Aside from his extensive musical accolades, John Acquaviva also boasts being a founding member of Beatport, as well as a key figure int he development of DVS DJ technology. This Friday, 18 August, John Acquaviva joins Music On at Amnesia Ibiza where he will take to the ... Read more

Interview: Mano Le Tough

One of the most celebrated names in House & Techno is Maeve‘s Mano Le Tough. The Dublin born, Switzerland based, artist approaches DJing as seriously as one can, looking at the craft as a legitimate art form. This philosophy allows for a diverse smattering of influences including assorted strains of house, techno, disco, and new wave, coming together to make a sound distinctly individual. A sound which can be heard on releases for the likes of Permanent Vacation, Buzzin’ Fly, Internasjonal, Life and Death, and more esteemed imprints. As a studio force, Mano Le Tough is one of the minds ... Read more

Hybrasil - Pure Carl Cox Podcast

Born somewhere off the coast of Ireland, Hybrasil is a live act who may be one of the busiest artists in the game right now. Only a year old, Hybrasil has already had several high profile appearances around the world including on the legendary Space Ibiza Terrace, alongside the world tour of Sven Vath, and playing with Jeff Mills at his sold out Dublin Orchestra show. Over the past few months, the music of Hybrasil has found its way onto Loose Records, Bush Records, Break New Soil, Intacto Records, Kraftek and Kenja Records, with his own self titled imprint also ... Read more

Interview: Hunter/Game

No strangers to DHA, the Milan based duo of Hunter/Game have provided Afterlife’s “Realm of Consciousness II” compilation with a stunning selection. Aside from Afterlife, Hunter/Game have released on the likes of Innervisions, Rumours, Last Night on Earth, My Favourite Robot, Hot Creations, Kompakt and Dynamic, as well as having their own Just This imprint. On “Realm of Consciousness II”, Hunter/Game join the likes of Mathew Jonson, Recondite, Aether, and many more. Check out their track off the compilation “Illusion” below. “We just throw out every single positive vibe we have… for sure a recipe of a good night.” This ... Read more

Interview: HOSH

For many years HOSH has been a pillar of the underground dance music world. He has been a core part of the Diynamic label with his own melodically infused tech sound. He has previously stepped away for special 10” vinyl projects and now does so again to start his own new label fryhide. It kicks off with a release of his free to download double disc mix of all his own fresh new productions and will then go on to release the tracks as EPs as well as music of others. He has a busy summer ahead and so we ... Read more