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Diynamic Festival Returns To Amsterdam For Landmark Fifth Edition

Back in Amsterdam for its fifth edition, the annual late spring gathering of Solomun’s Diynamic family..the local favorite event, Diynamic Festival 2017. For 11 hours, join Solomun and the extended family of Adriatique, Kollektiv Turmstrasse, H.O.S.H., Stimming, Karmon, Johannes Brecht, Magdalena, Lehar, Undercatt, Musumeci, NTFO, Thyladomid, and Ost & Kjex as they bring 11 hours of melodic, dance madness to the expansive green space that is Amsterdamse Bos. Going down 26 May, 2 stages and thousands of revellers will once again welcome the renowned Hamburg brand back to the Dutch Capital! 26 May | Diynamic Festival 2017 | Tickets | ... Read more

Premiere: Masaya – Borderline (Neil Flynn’s Reduction Edition)

Neil Flynn’s musical accolades extends from renowned productions to club residencies and frequent bookings at parties and festivals throughout Europe and beyond. The Irish-born Berlin émigré has shared a DJ booth with the likes of Dixon, Mano le Tough,, Ame, and Baikal, and has released on the likes of Lossless and Needwant. Here, Neil’s Reduction Edition of Masaya‘s ‘Borderline’ is a masterclass in minimalism, keeping the listener gripped as vocals evolve into synth lines and back into vocals again, all against a pared down techno backdrop. Selected from Masaya’s recently released ‘Picking Up The Pieces’ LP, this refined track also ... Read more

Diynamic Festival Returns To Amsterdam This Summer With Solomun And Fam

With two stages running 12-23 on 26 May, Amsterdamse Bos once again welcomes the extended Diynamic family for their annual Amsterdam celebration. Not much really needs to be said here, though….right? For its fifth edition, Diynamic Festival will feature its founder SOLOMUN, alongside label mates ADRIATIQUE, KOLLEKTIV TURMSTRASSE (live), H.O.S.H, STIMMING (live), KARMON, Johannes Brecht (live), Magdalena, Lehar, Undercatt, Musumeci, NTFO, Thyladomid and Ost & Kjex (live). 26 May | Diynamic Festival 2017 | Tickets | Amsterdamse Bos

Premiere: Moby – Natural Blues (Johannes Brecht Remix)

Moby’s legendary Natural Blues has seen many remixes so far, however none of them so far captured the carrying feeling of the ethereal gorgeous tune and give it the perfect rhythm to dance those Natural Blues Away. But before introducing our today’s premiere, the song’s remix by the talented Johannes Brecht, let me first go back to the original release, in 1999. “When Play was released, I kind of thought my career was over,” Moby once said talking about the album, of which a number close to 20 million of copies has been sold around the world. As before the world went berserk ... Read more

Diynamic Announces 10 Years Anniversary Compilation

Diynamic, founded by Solomun in 2006, will celebrate its 10th label anniversary this year, with a slew of 10 Year celebration events and a 10 Year Compilation featuring its core family: Solomun, Adriatique, Kollektiv Turmstrasse, H.O.S.H., Stimming, Karmon, NTFO, Thyladomid, Ost & Kjex, Magdalena, Johannes Brecht, Undercatt and Lehar. Anyone who knows the names above also knows the closeness of bond between them, a bond that resembles the qualities of family members. What this means is that the anniversary is not just a jubilee of music, but also a decade of close friendships. With that, the decade celebration is in ... Read more

Video Premiere: Ost & Kjex – Honky Tonk

After the success of Ost & Kjex’s new album “Freedom Wig” on Diynamic, the prominent house label has revisited it with the help of some talented remix artists. Rampa, Christian Löffler, Johannes Brecht and label head Solomun all turn out their own version of the originals and the results are sure to be played and danced to far and wide this summer.  To add to the momentum, Ost & Kjex have just released a video of one of the album’s finest tracks: ‘Honky Tonk’. At first blissful, then brooding, this three minute slice of musical mastery still gives us the ... Read more

Preview: Diynamic Festival 2016 in Amsterdam

On Friday, May 27th, Hamburg based label Diynamic returns to the Dutch capital with the entire family to host the fourth edition of its very own Diynamic Festival. It will take place in Amsterdamse Bos, where two special, customized stages will be setup showcasing names such as Solomun, Adriatique, Kollektive Turmstrasse, and H.O.S.H. The history of Diynamic label started with Solomun and Adriano Trolio in Hamburg, almost ten years ago. Nowadays the label has collected quite a few of world renowned and breaking-through names under their roof. Among them, the label is bringing H.O.S.H., Magdalena, Johannes Brecht, Kollektiv Turmstrasse, Stimming, Karmon, NTFO, Ost Kjex, Thyladomid, DJ Phono, and more. They will be returning to the Amsterdam Forest, however the ... Read more

Diynamic Showcase ADE Podcast By Johannes Brecht

As a studio and live musician for many German major artists, Johannes Brecht was able to build a reputation as a talented newcomer in recent years. A hardware whiz who acted mostly in the background – this is where Brecht felt most comfortable. Therefore, it makes little sense to pigeonhole the man from Stuttgart in only one genre. With a few visits to the Netherlands already under his belt, Brecht is now returning to the low country during ADE for a performance at his newly found label: Diynamic. At Loveland’s Diynamic ADE Showcase this year, you will find many other ... Read more

Preview: Diynamic Showcase At Loveland ADE

Diynamic, the Hamburg based label is coming back 15th of October, for the biggest family reunion in Electronic music scene, Amsterdam Dance event and will be hosting a showcase in a three-room-connected art film studio Mediahaven to fit 14 performers, among them names such as Adriatique, Magdalena, Johannes Brecht, H.O.S.H. and Solomun himself, 5 of whom are playing live.  The history of Diynamic started with Solomun and Adriano Trolio in Hamburg, almost ten years ago. Nowadays the label has collected quite a few of world renowned and breaking-through names under their roof. Among them, the label is bringing H.O.S.H., Magdalena, Johannes Brecht, Kollektiv Turmstrasse, Stimming, Karmon, NNTFO, Ost & Kjex, Thyladomid,Dj Phono, Undercatt, Roberto Calzetta & Twin Soul to Mediahaven, with its 12-meter ceiling ... Read more

Top 10 Releases In December

Looking for some special Christmas gift to give to your music-addicted loved one? You can’t go wrong with these records that have just been, or are about to be released this month on vinyl and/or digital. It was a hard pick this month and we had to make some really tough decisions on which releases to have in our top 10 this month.  But in the end, we thought these ones were the most impressive records for December, featuring Carl Craig, Johannes Brecht, Matador Few Nolder among others. Here are our top 10 Releases in December: #10 HRRSN – Same ... Read more

New Stimming Advent Calendar Focuses On Playing Live

Stimming is returning with a brand new Facebook Advent calendar. Last year the focus was on music production, where as now it is all about playing live. The Diynamic boy wonder will be posting elaborate tips and tricks on specific subjects that can really help out those that are struggling to sound more professional, or even those just interest in the techniques behind playing dance music in a live setting. Next to Stimming’s own tips, he wil also feature guest tips from some of his friends, like Henrik Schwarz, Frank Wiedemann and Johannes Brecht. Here is a pretty interesting one ... Read more