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Annual Celebration Of Wonder Mystic Garden Festival Announces 2018 Lineup

Mystic Garden is a wondrous world in Sloterpark; an inspiring imagined world that brings people together on 16 June 2018. Musically, all shades of House and Techno are covered. Headliners include Benny Rodrigues, Darius Syrossian, Jonas Kopp, Gaiser live, John Digweed, Egbert b2b Joran val Pol, Carlo Lio b2b Cuartero, Monika Kruse, Noir and many more, while live shows come from Gaiser, Industrialyzer and Lövestad. The festivals’s DJ roster also hold original pioneers and contemporary heroes, as well as plenty of local rising stars including C-Jay, Comrade Winston, Dispar Vulgo, JSPR, Juan Sanchez, Luca Agnelli, Luuk van Dijk, Marc Holstege, ... Read more

Free Your Mind Brings Black Cofffee, Hot Since 82, John Digweed & More For 15th Festival Edition

One of the longest running Dutch festivals, Free Your Mind (FYM), has just brought their lineup for their landmark 15th edition in 2018. FYM’s main stage will be taken over by Hot Since 82, Black Coffee, Kölsch and British house connoisseur Eats Everything. Darker sounds will be brought by Dax J, Sam Paganini, Len Faki and worldwide premier Tommy Four Seven B2B Ancient Methods. The beach stage will be expanded to a full size area featuring John Digweed and more still to come. FYM is set to take over Arnhem with a number of extra day- and night-time events in ... Read more

Free Your Mind Kicks Off 15 Year Celebrations With Sasha & Digweed Amsterdam Exclusive

Next March will mark the first in a series of events held to celebrate the 15 year anniversary of Free Your Mind Festival. Kicking off the celebrations will be, none other than, ultimate DJ duo Sasha & John Digweed with their FIRST CLUB b2b appearance in the Netherlands. It all goes down at the Warehouse Elementenstraat on 16 March, 2018. Additionally, Free Your Mind will be organizing a series of global events leading to its 2 June Festival. The roving event series is set to take over the city of Arnhem with a number of extra day- and nighttime events ... Read more

Premiere: Tunnelvisions - Bayuda (Original Mix)

Tunnelvisions (Raynor de Groot and Emiel van den Dungen) originated from a shared vision of contemporary club music. They believe that the club scene that is often focusing on a colder, abstract high-tempo sound needs to go back to a more organic approach. It’s one of the goals of their newly created Tunnelvisions project: “We aim to bring back the fun to the dance floor again”. This vision brought the two musicians together. Through hypnotic, exotic and grooving productions they tend to offer something new. In the studio, Tunnelvisions combines elements from South American, Caribbean and African sounds. With a ... Read more

Free Download: BOg – Lamuka (Original Mix)

BOg, the fast-rising Romanian DJ & Producer, offers up a very special FREE DOWNLOAD of his track ‘Lamuka’ on this mid September Sunday. Well versed in the art of entertaining the more discerning dance music fans (and closely mentored by none other then John Digweed), BOg’s original atmospheric tracks have been heard on top shelf labels like Innervisions, Diynamic, Suara, and Bedrock. As a DJ, he has taken his sounds across the world including Sunwaves, Ministry of Sound, and The BPM Festival. You may have heard ‘Lamuka’ in July’s Fideles mix (under the always elusive “untitled” label), proving BOg has ... Read more

DHA Mix #307 By Olaf Stuut

The music of Olaf Stuut tells stories with challenging harmonies, contemporary percussions and deep emotional vibes. It is a sound that has been featured on the likes of Atomnation, Traum, Cocoon, Zaubernuss and infectious Music and supported by Max Cooper, Laurent Garnier, Agoria, Minilogue, John Digweed, Joris Voorn, Stimming, and Hernan Cattaneo amongst many others. With over 100+ EP’s, album and remixes in his impressive discography, Olaf Stuut continuously experiments and changes his way of working to keep challenging him self and renewing his sounds. We’ve featured many a premiere from Olaf but now this Amsterdam sound magician drops his ... Read more

Premiere: Theo Kottis - I'll Figure It Out (Original Mix)

Emerging talent Theo Kottis has already chalked up an impressive following from an array of the world’s finest selectors. His take on the cinematic sound of electronic techno is in the boxes and labels of Sasha, John Digweed, Skream, Âme, Guy Gerber, Lee Burridge, &Me, Agoria, George FitzGerald, Jonas Rathsman, Marcus Worgull, Matthias Meyer, Gardens of God, Dubfire, Dusky, and many more. Here, Theo arrives on Carioca with two elegant & emotive cuts that make up the “Drift” EP. His mature musical development seems years above a man at the beginning of what is set to be an accomplished career ... Read more

Party Report: Ultra Music Festival 2017

Doing 3 days at Ultra when you’re 38 years old is like running the New York Marathon for the first time with no shoes on. “You sound like you were ran over by a train” my friend tells me on Monday as we’re talking on the phone…”Yes but it was worth it” I respond. Who would have thought I would finally break the curse and see Adam Beyer perform, he’s been literally a hero of mine since I bought his records back in the 90’s and for some reason, I could never manage to see him play. Though, I wish ... Read more

Premiere: OC & Verde – Solstice (Original Mix)

2016 was certainly a year to remember for OC & Verde, with their first release on Knee Deep In Sound catching the attention of many including Tale of Us, Solomon and John Digweed. 2017 is set to carry on exactly how the previous one ended, with Pete Tong naming them as his ‘Ones To Watch for 2017,’ whilst releases forthcoming on the likes of VIVa, Suara and Glasgow Underground are all set to drop in this month, gaining familiar early support from big names such as Steve Lawler, Hot Since 82 and Solomon. Here, with their “Solstice: Horizon” on VIVa ... Read more

Guy J Returns To Amsterdam For Exclusive Lost & Found Showcase

With thoughts of their Amsterdam Dance Event (ADE) showcase still buzzing in our heads, Guy J returns to Amsterdam, bringing his famed Lost & Found imprint to Melkweg. On 30 December, Guy J, alongside fast rising Israeli talent Khen, say goodbye to the year that was (and what a year it was, sheeeeesh) with a night full of melodic House music that has made Lost & Found one of the most prestigious destinations in the scene. See also: Interview: Guy J For those unaware, on the path to becoming one of the premier artists of this electronic generation, Guy J ... Read more

Interview: John Digweed

With a career built purely on substance, perseverance, and talent, John Digweed has become one of the planet’s finest DJs and all around dance music icons over a three decade career. From ethereal, swirling cinematic soundscapes to energy-infused bass-bothering tech growlers, there’s nothing quite like being locked into a John Digweed set, of which many have been heard in every corner, and on every respectable dancefloor, across the globe. But there is more to John than just DJ, as his seminal Bedrock brand can attest. A record label, event series, co-production alias alongside Nick Muir, and promotion company, Bedrock has ... Read more

The 10 Best WMC/MMW Events 2016

As thousands of fans are about to gather in Miami for the MMW, WMC & Ultra, we hand picked the shows which should be on your to go list. March is the busiest time of the year for the sunshine state and hundreds of events are taking place, however some of them do clearly stand out for us, the 10 best gigs with very special artists in very special venues, Miami people get ready to dance until dawn! See also: How To Understand Miami Music Marathon’s Event Groups 15 March | Mind Against & DJ Tennis | Electrik Pickle Plot ... Read more

Festival Report: BPM Festival

The BPM Festival 2016 wrapped the 9th edition of it´s ten-day music festival. Located in the beautiful Caribbean town of Playa del Carmen it featured over 375 artists playing in 11 official venues. It´s a lot to choose from in 10 days, but there were some that really made an impression on me so I´ll tell you about my favorite parties over the course of 10 days of sun, sand and electronic beats. Ants @ Blue Parrot The opening night saw the Blue Parrot club absolutely rammed. You could tell from the moment you arrived that the sound system had ... Read more

Interview: Guy J

The true beauty of electronic music is that it has no limits. It exists to be molded into whatever the creator desires. Few embrace this luxury with more precision and care than Tel Aviv’s Guy J. On the path to becoming one of the premier artists of this electronic generation, Guy J has amassed a vast discography showcased within an eclectic list of world-renowned labels. His disregard for boundaries has catapulted his genre-diverse Lost & Found imprint into one of the most highly regarded brands in the underground. From a dance floor perspective, Guy’s unearthly DJ mixes have helped propel ... Read more

Coachella Drops House Heavy 2016 Lineup

Dropping a few days before anticipated, and with rumours swirling over the last few days, Coachella has officially unveiled its full lineup for the multi-week California festival. Of course, the lineup is stacked with heavy hitters across genres, as well as much anticipated reunions, but it is the prominence of house music and, specifically, some of our favorite artists, which have us excited. Firstly, the big news are the reunions. Yes, Guns N’ Roses will be there, original lineup in tow, but it is the return of LCD Soundsystem that peaks our fancy. Furthermore, live acts like Underworld, M83, Disclosure, ... Read more