Tag: Ivan Smagghe

DHA Mix #377 By Fantastic Twins

Once just The Twins, since transformed into Fantastic Twins, is the double-headed alias of Julienne Dessagne. Known for musical trips through psychedelic techno and avant-electronica both on stage or in the studio, the Hippie Dance and Optimo Music cohort unfolds unique story arcs of sound that talk to the audiences deeply, delicately, and propulsively, shuffling through an imaginary stylistic library of personal stories, translated in luminous, beautifully constructed, musical poetry. On 8 July, Fantastic Twins joins Voyage Yoyage Open Air at Berlin’s ELSE alongside Ivan Smagghe, Moscoman, Manfredas, Autarkic, and more. Anticipating the event, she has put this amazing mix ... Read more

Neopop, Portugals’ Ultimate Bucket List Event, Unveils Extra Day & Full Lineup For 2018

Held on the idyllic coastal town of Viana Do Castelo, Neopop, Portugal’s most respected electronic music festival will ring an extra dat to its 2018 edition. Having now also announced its full lineup, 8 – 11 August with see a Techno royalty packed lineup with the best acts from the underground, both DJ and Live just a mere meters from the Atlantic Ocean. Spread across four days, the bucket list festival open on Wednesday August 8th with live sets by legendary French artists St Germain, Portuguese local Mr Herbert Quain, alongside DJ sets by Ivan Smagghe and Rui Vargas with ... Read more

DHA Mix #320 By Marvin & Guy

Cowboys from Paradise, the Marvin & Guy project was born under the shadow of a palm tree while a flamingo listened to tropical music, way back in 2011. Since then, the duo has released on Internationally known labels including Japan’s Let’s Get Lost, New York’s On The Prowl, as well as Endless Flight, Young Adults, Hivern Discs, and, of course, Life & Death. Boasting support from the likes of John Talabot, Pachanga Boys, Ivan Smagghe, Roman Flügel, DJ Tennis and Jennifer Cardini, Marvin & Guy’s raw, emotive and song-like electronic music is fast becoming a staple of heavyweight sets all ... Read more

Premiere: Suuns – UN-NO (Marvin & Guy ‘Blue Eyes’ Remix)

Back in 2011, under the shadow of a palm tree, the Marvin & Guy project was born. Since then, the duo has released on Internationally known labels including Japan’s Let’s Get Lost, New York’s On The Prowl, as well as Endless Flight, Young Adults, Hivern Discs, and more. Boasting support from the likes of John Talabot, Pachanga Boys, Ivan Smagghe, Roman Flügel, DJ Tennis and Jennifer Cardini, Marvin & Guy’s raw, emotive and song-like electronic music is fast becoming a staple of heavyweight sets all over. Now, the duo take part on a very special project coming courtesy of Montreal ... Read more

Premiere: Die Wilde Jagd – Geisterfahrer (Original Mix)

With early support coming from the likes of The Black Madonna, Michael Mayer, Ivan Smagghe, and Sandrino, Raunachte huntsmen Die Wilde Jagd return to Jennifer Cardini’s Correspondant. The Die Wilds Jagd soundscape is marked by repetitive guitar loops, electronic percussion, drums and synthesizers. Using numerous analog keyboards and recording devices, combined with a diverse range of percussion instruments, the duo creates “hunting music”, which at times sounds unsettling, like swampland or a dark forest, but also urgent and pressing, like incandescent lasers or a hypnotic dance. Today’s exclusive premiere is Die Wilde Jagd’s ‘Geisterfahrer’ (aka ghost driver) is all about ... Read more

Premiere: Raphael Hofman – Susurrus (Bird of Paradise Remix)

Set to release via JEUDI Rec, Bird of Paradise aka Jo Howard hits up a remix of the young Berlin-based producer Raphael Hofman’s Susurrus EP. Acting as part of Jennifer Cardini‘s Correspondent imprint, New York’s Throne of Blood, and Japanese label Blindetonation, Bird of Paradise is a young UK producer on a fast track to prominence. Growing up with a heavy dose of punk-rock, Jo’s eclectic taste is the driving element to his production. As a DJ, he’s known for running his Cubik party in Sunderland, and his residency at Man Power‘s Tourist Party series in neighboring Newcastle. Doing such has afforded him the opportunity to play alongside luminaries ... 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