Tag: Jennifer Cardini

Straf_Werk Broadens Musical Spectrum With Summer Festival Stage & Timeslot Breakdown

Straf_Werk’s annual summer festival has just announced their stage breakdowns for the 19 August. The crews fifth festival event, the focus is on a broader sound, as well as a more prominent showcase of local Dutch acts. Of course, that’s not to say that the big names aren’t there either. As we announced earlier, the likes of Âme, Maya Jane Coles, Adriatique, DJ Tennis, Jennifer Cardini, Todd Terje and many more will all be in attendance. Check out the video below to see the complete breakdown of stages, which includes the Dutch debut of Hot Since 82‘s Knee Deep in ... Read more

Melt Festival Adds MIA, Richie Hawtin, Maceo Plex For 2017

Back in December, Germany’s famed Melt festival dropped a little taste of their 2017 lineup, with names like Die Antwoord, the Kills, Phoenix, Dixon, Marcel Dettman, Âme b2b Rødhåd, and Bonobo all featured. Now, the festival has unveiled its huge second wave of acts…one that needs to be seen (or, in this case, read) to be believed! First up is the ever-thrilling provocateur MIA (!), alongside Solange collaborator Sampha, who will bring his debut LP “Process”. Lil Silva, Kamasi Washington, Dave, and a Soulelection label showcase also highlight the urban side of things. As for dance music, well, across Melt’s ... 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

Maceo Plex, Âme, and Rødhåd Joins The Fifth Edition of DGTL in 2017

I know we are all excited for the fifth edition of DGTL – the prominent industrial dockyard Festival coming this April – and the line-up just got a notch sweeter! Isn’t there a better way to celebrate Jesus dying for our sins than to sin again to gluttonously ingest an ear-ringing volume of exquisite techno at one of Amsterdam’s best festival? See also: DGTL Announces Its First Names for the 2017 Edition This year’s DGTL is building a spectacular line-up with great additions to the initial line-up. Maceo Plex and Âme will be joining the big leads, whom DGTL named on the ... Read more

Movement Croatia Podcast By Jan Krueger

In light of his upcoming performance at Movement Croatia, Berlin-based producer and DJ Jan Krueger provides an exclusive mix of deep and minimal house tracks. Acting as one half of the legendary label Hello?Repeat alongside Daze Maxim, Jan Krueger has forged a formidable career ever since meeting Daze in the 90s. They started off with some excursions into deep and minimal house tracks – which were eventually released on Mathias Tanzmann’s Moon Harbour Recordings in 2001. Jan has gone from Dusseldorf, to working with the record store Word & Sound in Hamburg, and then to Berlin (where he has resided in the past ... Read more

Premiere: Yovav – Running Wave (Original Mix)

Correspondant returns with their fourth annual label compilation. Celebrating the label’s 5th year anniversary, Yovav invites you on a night drive which takes you deeper in to the darkness. Label owner Jennifer Cardini has assembled a cavalcade of Correspondant’s core family – which includes Man Power, Red Axes, Javi Redondo, Axel Boman, Borusiade, Chida, Dollkraut, Kiwi, Jonathan Kusuma, and Autarkic. It’s been a crazy 5 years for the label. Steered on course by Jennifer Cardini, Correspondant has never taken the easy or cheap route, yet it’s dedication to the skewed, dark and difficult end of the dance spectrum has paid of with an every growing legion of supporters ... Read more

Premiere: Man Power – Stunt Cock (Original Mix)

Most of us have experienced the clammy steam procreating at a sausage fest throughout our lives, but not many have been to Man Power’s Planet Cock. Introducing: Man Power, the German-based artist who presents his upcoming EP – ‘Planet Cock’ exclusively on DHA. Man Power aka Geoff Kirkwood‘s music draws inspiration from willfully smart-arsed influences that range from early 20th century modernism to late 20th century New Wave.  He’s displayed his phallic physique at internationally renowned clubs and events such as Glastonbury Festival, Air Tokyo, fabric London, while shuttling to cities such as New York, Mexico City, and Tel Aviv. He carved his 2015 debut album ... Read more

Report: DGTL Festival 2016

Looking across the lineup for DGTL festival, it’s tricky to know quite what to expect. If one thing is clear; no expense has been spared. Even half way down the list, you’re looking at names that would normally be headliners in their own right. If you’re looking for a heavy weigh-in of DJs for your hard earned euros, then DGTL festival is the one but that’s assuming you get as excited about Gold Panda as you do about Adriatique.  When you arrive at the site you’re first struck by the sheer size of it. Six prefabricated stages are spread around ... Read more

Morocco’s Oasis Festival Announces First Names For 2016 Edition

Oasis, coming off a highly successful inaugural edition, has now unveiled the first acts lined up for 2016. Taking place from 16-18 September 2016 at Morocco’s luxurious Fellah Hotel, just a short distance from the heart of vibrant Marrakech, Oasis is the perfect fusion of festival and holiday. Balmy, sun-kissed days and star-lit nights are soundtracked by the finest house, techno, disco and electronica artists across two main stages, with ample time for guests to relax and unwind in the idyllic surroundings of the Fellah, explore the city’s bustling medina or simply take in the spectacular views of the nearby ... Read more

Mix #159 By Agents Of Time

Todays mix comes from Italian trio Agents Of Time, some of the most mysterious newcomers of the past few years within the electronic sphere of house and techno. The project started back in 2013 when Andrea Di Ceglie, Fedele Ladisa and Luigi Tutolo decided to work as a collective. Not even a year later, in May 2014, they released their first album on British label, Stem Records, which was was soon followed by landmark EP ‘Polina’ on Jennifer Cardini’s Correspondant label. This year they’re still keen on sending a strong message and demonstration of what they’re capable of. So far they started the year ... 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