Tag: Josh Wink

Top 10 Release Of August 2016

August was another stacked month for quality releases – with new peak-time, EP and LP style, by artists like Josh Wink, &ME, Enrico Sangiuliano and many more. All ten of these releases have proven to be nightclub and festival bangers around the world, but we’ll just let the music speak for itself. Brian Cid – Hidden – Manjumasi [soundcloud url=”https://soundcloud.com/deep-house-london/premiere-brian-cid-hidden-jon-charnis-remix” comments=”true” auto_play=”false” color=”E40045″ width=”100%” height=”166″] Josh Wink – Shoelaces – BoysNoize Records [soundcloud url=”https://soundcloud.com/mixmag-1/premiere-josh-wink-shoelaces-vocal-mix” comments=”true” auto_play=”false” color=”E40045″ width=”100%” height=”166″] Benedikt Frey – Out Of Here (Remixes) – Hivern Discs [soundcloud url=”https://soundcloud.com/hivern_disc/a-out-of-here-roman-flugels-cosmic-disco-drama-rework” comments=”true” auto_play=”false” color=”E40045″ width=”100%” height=”166″] Benjamin Frohlich – Rude ... Read more

Pleinvrees Festival Podcast By Fritz Kalkbrenner

For his upcoming performance at Pleinvrees, as well as Ibiza’s darker Techno ONYX event, Berlin-native Fritz Kalkbrenner provides an exclusive mixtape of deep instrumentation. Recently releasing his newest and third album “Ways Over Water“, Fritz Kalkbrenner hardly needs an introduction as his unique style has been a defining one in Berlin. He emerged from of the shadows of the socialist prefab buildings in the Lichtenberg district of Berlin – and has ever since strived to perfect his interpretation of cold electro into warm, deep melodic electronic music. Throughout the summer, he’ll be playing ONYX at Space Ibiza, a dark techno party that will host a variety of top-notch acts such ... Read more

Interview: Petar Dundov

Petar Dundov makes intelligent electronic music that breaks boundaries, moves feet and twists minds. With little doubt, petar is one of the most inspiring, original and daring producers in electronica, having gained fans in the forms of Sven Väth, Francois K, Laurent Garnier, Adam Beyer, Josh Wink, Guy J, Glimpse, Hernan Cattaneo, Brendan Moeller, and Danny Tenaglia. Born in Zagreb, Croatia in the early ‘70s, Petar’s career in dance music stretches back some 20 years. Over those years he’s graced many of the world’s best-loved techno institutions, including I Love Techno, EXIT, Awakenings and Wire, and cutting-edge clubs like Berghain, ... Read more

Enter The Colourful World Of The (Pre-EDM) USA Underground

Recently available in the UK, though being published in the US in 2014, ‘Dancefloor Thunderstorm: Land Of The Free, Home Of The Rave’, takes a look at the American underground dance scene, pre-EDM invasion. By looking at the rave movements in the 1990s and early 200s, the picture of a scene steeped in the underground, stuffed animals, candy bracelets, and UFO pants galore. DJs like Christopher Lawrence, Donald Glaude, and Richie Hawtin are seen (take it from me, as a child of the East Coast rave scene of the late 90s ALL these figures, including the likes of Josh Wink, ... Read more

Interview: Josh Wink

A brief scan of Josh Wink’s résumé reveals: an underage mobile DJ; a major role in fostering his native Philadelphia’s burgeoning warehouse scene during the house-music explosion later that decade, and name-making ’90s club hits like “Don’t Laugh,” “Higher State of Consciousness” and “I’m Ready”. Wink also runs Ovum Recordings, now in its 20th year, a label undisputedly one of the most essential in all of dance music. Over the years, the label has released music from such varied artists as Jamie Myerson, Wild Pitch originator DJ Pierre and jack-track master DJ Sneak, amongst others; as with most of Ovum’s ... Read more

ADE Interview: Steve Bug

Germany‘s very own taste-maker, trend-setter, mover-shaker-extraordinaire Steve Bug is a multi-faceted artist who refuses to back down from the limelight. A dedicated, energetic and constantly surprising talent, Steve is nothing less than an electronic music ambassador, a much-loved spokesman to the people, and for good reason. Grown up in Germany‘s techno and acid-house heyday, Steve Bug‘s love for a perfect ???steps as a DJ it was clear there was a strong talent waiting to be nurtured. With a bit of encouragement from Superstition‘s ???????Tobias Lampe???????? in 1993 and his music story began. Besides this, his DJ skills and a keen, ... Read more

Prolific Techno Producer Vince Watson To Participate in Netherlands TEDxEde

Reflecting back on a career spanning the best part of two decades many would be content on resting on their laurels, Vince Watson on the other hand is just getting warmed up. The Glaswegian producer announced a self-renovation just over a year ago, claiming to be at the beginning of his career regardless of releasing his first piece of electronic music on Dave Angel’s Rotation imprint back in 1995. See also: Full Premiere: Nadja Lind & Paul Loraine – Velocity (Vince Watson Remix) Any ignorant person would call this nonsense, but with the past couple of years boasting releases on ... Read more

Full Premiere: Monkey Safari – Walls (Original Mix)

Brothers Lars and Sven’s un-paralleled approach to the creation of music has rightfully placed them at the forefront of the world’s up-and-coming electronic music artists. Commonly known as Monkey Safari, the brothers have conquered all that’s stood before them, climbing to the highest heights and injecting a magnificent dosage of uplifting vibes to the globes darkest dance floors. Now, Monkey Safari proudly announce their latest release titled ‘Walls’ through their own label, Hommage. Capturing, elevating, and fusing the abundance of diverse sounds that Monkey Safari have become so rightfully championed with, ‘Walls’ is highlighted by intricately crafted percussion and a ... Read more