Tag: Italy

[Interview] 1979

Based in Amsterdam and Italian born, 1979 is an artist who combines the malncholy of post rock with the enrgy of rave and bass of Techno to maximal effect. With a star on the ascent after well recieved releases on the likes of Klangwelt and Addicted Music, it is his affiliation with HOSH fryhide imprint that has really sent the sound of 1979 into the stratosphere. His “Once I Saw The Sky” EP included the festival dominating ‘Space Cake’ set the tone for what was to come and now with a new two track “Metro/Distanza”, the classically trained lover of ... Read more

Movememt Torino Finalizes 2018 Lineup With Ellen Alien, Lone & Wajeed

Movement Torino is fast approaching and now its final line-up has been completed. Across the 12 – 13 October event at the vast Lingotto, the latest additions are BPitch Control label boss Ellen Allien, Magicwire‘s Lone (live) and Detroit house and hip-hop talent Wajeed (live), who will join previous names like Jon Hopkins, Nina Kraviz, The Martinez Brothers, Joseph Capriati, Amelie Lens, Charlotte de Witte, Derrick May, Levon Vincent, Solomun, Underground Resistance, DJ Bone and plenty more. Find the remaining tickets and all information on Movement Torino 2018 below. 12 – 13 October | Movement Torino 2018 | Tickets | ... Read more

DHA Mix #387 By Odd1

Dodi Palese (aka Odd1) has been collecting vinyl for most of his life, soaking up anything to use in order to speak to audiences. For many years he was core resident of clubs in Southern Italy, where he would often spread his musical gospel through funk, jazz, soul, afro, disco, house and techno for up to eight hours at a time. Now, Dodi focuses on following his instincts, making music designed for dancing that veers from afro-funky house to deep and supple minimal techno. He also curates his own the labels What Ever Not, together with Dan Mela, and Engrave ... Read more

Kappa Futur Announces Huge, Industrial New Stage For 2018

With 2018’s Kappa Futur just a few weeks away, its brand new stage is set to become an iconic new addition to the festival. Known as the Futur Stage, the new site was recently tested by the one and only Derrick May, who live-streamed a one-hour set from this previously unused part of the Parco Dora. Check out the video below and find all the information on Kappa Futur 2018 at the links. 7 – 8 July | Kappa FuturFestival 2018 | Tickets | Torino, Italy

Premiere: Lele Sacchi - Dreaming Won't Do (Original Mix)

Lele Sacchi is Oone of the icons of Italy’s electronic, house music scene, behind the decks since 1995 and still a driving force behind Milan’s clubbing scene. He as released music on labels such as Moodmusic, Soul Clap, Systematic, 20-20 Vision, Get Physical, Internasjonal and is still running Radio2 Inthemix on the national state FM RAI, while also having launched his own night ‘Iconic’ in 2017. Here, the “Dreaming Won’t Do’, off its eponymous EP, is a cheecky and charminig disco track with an infectious melody and a balearic touch, taking inspiration from italo disco. The piano line coming after ... Read more

Kappa FuturFestival Announces Derrick May, Marco Carola & Solomun Amongst First Phase Acts

Back and bigger than ever, Kappa FuturFestival returns to Torino across two days, 7 – 8 July 2018. In the first wave lineup announcement, Kappa Futur’s Saturday sees Adam Beyer and fellow heavyweights Joseph Capriati and Solomun. Sunday, meanwhile, finds Detroit pioneer Derrick May, Cocoon’s Ilario Alicante, minimal master Luciano and Music On man Marco Carola all joining in the expanded event. Check out the aftermovie from last year’s edition below and find tickets at the link. More artist announcement coming soon! 7 – 8 July | Kappa FuturFestival 2018 | Tickets | Torino, Italy

Modeselektor, Kerri Chandler, Rødhad & More Finalize Movement Torino 2017 Lineup

Movement Torino has finalised plans for its 12th edition in October 2017 by bringing, for the first time, two huge events at Lingotto, with a series of events and workshops in the days before and after. Added to a lineup of names featuring Jeff Mills, Apollonia, Len Faki, Derrick May, Octave One and a world exclusive six-deck show from Ben Sims and DVS1 are now Denis Sulta, Kerri Chandler, Emmanuel Top, Modeselektor (DJ Set), Robert Hood, SBTRKT (DJ Set), Tycho (live), Rødhad, Raffaele Attanasio, San Proper and Marcel Fengler. In the lead up to the main festival event, there will ... Read more

Relive Kappa FuturFestival With Exclusive Short Film From DJSounds

Kappa FuturFestival is Italy’s biggest house and techno festival, and a new film by DJsounds shows why. In it, the global video web channel DJsounds.com — which is now 10 years old — captures how the scale event has grown over the years. Touching on its origins, performances, and features interviews with Carl Cox, Fatboy Slim, Kölsch and Joseph Capriati, while Festival director Maurizio Vitali appears throughout. Check out the full video below! DJSounds.com Kappa FuturFestival

Premiere: Lehar & Musumeci - Jungle Heart (Original Mix)

Here, two artists who are no strangers to DHA, Lehar & Musumeci, join ENDLESS in sharing their passion and romance laden music. The EP – Lotus – is their first collaboration and one that allows listeners the ability to lose themselves within melody and synthetic atmosphere. It’s instantly apparent, just how these two Italian thoroughbreds are mapping out their very own original and unique musical territory. Off the package, we exclusively premiere ‘Jungle Heat’ “Lotus” is available 4 August on ENDLESS

DHA Mix #299 By Fideles

Emerging in 2010, Italy’s Fideles have already released a substantial body of music to date, across a number of leading labels including Ovum and Stil vor Talent. The duo’s rounded production, combining a mix of melodic and interesting layers, has turned the heads of DJs and music fans alike, as evidenced by their recent EPs and mixes. As 2017 has proven to be fruitful year with releases in Innervisions, Exit Strategy, and Last Night on Earth, as well as forthcoming releases on Bedrock and Stil vor Talent, Fideles are fast becoming a rounded and familiar electronic music act. If you’re ... Read more

Premiere: Yaya - Unconditional Love (Original Mix)

Yaya returns to his own label Tamango Records with another wicked release. A prolific studio wizard and DJ, Yaya’s work has been featured on the likes of Desolat, Cadenza, Be As One, Kina Music, Kiara Knock Knock series, Souvenir Plus, Etruria Beat, Maison d’être, Earlydub, Draft, Hoenregler, Hummingbird Label, Oblack Records, and more. On today’s exclusive premiere ‘Unconditional Love,’ taken off its eponymous EP, Yaya’s typical trademark groove shines through with some extra great tribal-drum contaminations combined with a great Caribbean-oriented female chant, giving life to a proper dancefloor burner. “Unconditional Love” is available 20 May on Tamango Records

DHA Mix #242 By Giorgia Angiuli

Composer and multi-instrumentalist Giorgia Angiuli’s deep interest into electronic music has found her at the heart of Italy’s thriving underground scene. With a focus on immersive, interacting productions, Giorgia’s dedication to multi -sensorial performance mixing sounds, images and scents, has landed her on prestigious labels such as Ellen Alien‘s Bpitch Control and Kevin Saunderson‘s KMS while holding residency at Florence’s prestigious Tenax club. Currently, Girogia’s solo project moves between pop, techno and house, using her voice to create a dreamy dimension intensified by toy instruments. During her sets she combines keyboards, a drum pad and theremin with the sounds of ... Read more

Movement Torino Adds DJ QU, System Of Survival, Martin Buttrich To Final Lineup

The final programme for Movement Torino’s 2016 edition warm-up parties have been revealed, completing a lineup of stars and historic venues. Leading up to the week’s final Lingotto Fiere festival on October 31st featuring the likes of Adam Beyer, Ben Klock b2b Marcel Dettmann, Derrick May, Ilario Alicante, Jeff Mills, Kink (live), Le Loup, Pan-Pot, Phuture (live), Sven Vath and more, will be a series of pre event parties. Kicking off on October 22nd with a Movement Preview Presents Superga Birthday Party featuring Martin Buttrich. Then, on October 25th the event sees a Movement Workshop at Politecnico di Torino, and ... Read more

Movement Torino Organizers Announce New Festival Event, SHOUT

The team behind Turin’s Movement Festival have announced a 10,000 capacity festival in December named SHOUT. So far the trio of Tale of Us, Joseph Capriati, and Nina Kraviz have been confirmed for the 10 hour lineup, which goes down at Turin’s Oval Lingotto (a space created for the 2006 Winter Olympic Games, featuring 20,000m2 of space divided into 3 areas). Super early bird tickets are available for a limited time at €22. Grab them below! 7-8 December | Shout @ Large | Tickets | Turin, Italy

Movement Festival Brings Week Long Festivities To Torino

Movement Torino’s 2016 edition brings the likes of Jeff Mills, Derrick May, Adam Beyer, Ben Klock and Marcel Dettmann to Italy with a week’s worth of events leading up to its main Halloween bash. As the European cousin of the annual Movement Detroit, Movement Torino was recently granted a European Commission patronage, as well as being highlighted by The New York Times as a must attend 2016 event. It features a diverse musical curation, cashless payment system, and deep seeded environmental respect, each coming together to create a world class festival environment. In the lead-up to the main event will ... Read more