Tag: Josh Wink

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

Premiere: Amberoom – Orchesis (Original Mix)

Andre Hommen’s These Eyes imprint kicks off 2018 with Amberoom – a project by house DJ veteran Ramin Nouyan, who has teamed up with the production duo Hoffmann / Tur. A new project still, but with two successful EPs on Josh Wink’s Ovum in 2017, Amberoom now brings their third release: “Orchesis” EP. Here, the title track ‘Orchesis’ has been featured in several playlists since Off Sonar in Barcelona last year. Especially the lead-synth can easily get stuck in your head for a while as once again Hoffmann & Tur are showing the various kinds of outstanding productions they are ... Read more

DHA Hosts The BPM Festival: Portugal Centerpiece Event, YA’AH MUUL

The BPM Festival’s signature party, YA’AH MUUL is heading to Portugal at the end of the week and we couldn’t be more excited to be there! After two editions at each The BPM Festival 2016 and 2017, the festival’s star-studded party takes it to the next level for a three stage takeover for its fifth run. See also: Interview: Josh Wink Hosted by DHA, YA’AH MUUL, which translates to “Pyramid of Love” in Mayan, will see, (in alphabetical order) many of our favorite artists and, not to mention, undeniably the world’s best: Boris, Carlo Lio, Dubfire, DJ Dep, Hot Since ... Read more

Interview: Josh Wink

A true pioneer of Techno and House, Philadelphia’s Josh Wink continues to blaze a trail through the world of contemporary electronic music. A veteran of some 25+ years in the scene, as well as being a bonafide East Coast US rave hero, the Ovum Recordings boss continues to make and break trends with his unafraid approach to creation. Having traveled the globe, everywhere from its biggest festivals to its most underground nightclubs, and released, remixed, and collaborated with names like Steve Big, Radioslave, Loco Dice, DJ Sneak, Masters at Work and more. This month, Josh Wink joins The BPM Festival: ... Read more

[Playlist] Bloody Mary’s 10 Favourite Dame-Music Tracks

French-born, Berlin-based DJ, producer, and Dame-Music label owner Bloody Mary celebrates 7 years of her seminal imprint this year. For the occasion, she has invited the likes of Boo Williams, The Analogue Cops, and Milton Bradley on board for its 35 release, continuing to shape its identity by continuously releasing its distinct blend of techno and house music. The label defines its love for raw & analogue sounds by working closely with friends and artists who share the same musical state of mind. With that Bloody Mary has, not only, presented her 10 absolute favorite tracks off Dame-Music here, but ... Read more

Premiere: Matthias Tanzmann - Sfumato (Kerri Chandler Remix)

Yesterday, Moon Harbour and Matthias Tanzmann released the first batch of remixes of his “Momentum” LP. That package came complete with reinterpretations from Jesse Rose, Josh Wink, Andrea Oliva, and andhim. Now, a second package has been released with all new remixers taking their stabs at re interpreting tracks of the acclaimed album. “Momentum Remixes Part 2” features Emanuel Satie, Acid Pauli, Hot Since 82 and today’s exclusive premiere from Kerri Chandler. Here, the New Jersey don of the deep turns out a masterful version of ‘Sfumato’ that is moody and atmospheric from the off. The kicks are lazy and ... Read more

The BPM Festival Interview: Coyu

As we meet “The Big Cat” at BPM for the Suara showcase in Mexico, he gives the last instructions to the stage manager, “keep the dancers for later when there is more people” he says. The music just started and people are already showing up. It is no surprise, he gets always a strong following. When you look at what Coyu has accomplished since he started Suara nine years ago. He’s become the most famous DJ in Barcelona, one of the most notorious DJs in Spain, launched the Suara Foundation along with an online and physical store (located in Borne, ... Read more

Premiere: Luca Bacchetti – Vento (Original Mix)

Taking inspiration from nearly every aspect of the world – painting, building, experience – Luca Bacchetti combines all within his sound. Today, Luca exclusively premieres his new track ‘Vento’ (Italian for wind), which is one out of four from his new, eponymously titled EP on his own Endless imprint. ‘Vento’ has a melody that gets you moving from side to side with authentic vocals that host a slight distortion proving a highlight moment from Luca’s recent Burning Man’ Robot Heart set. Never shy to incorporate different genres into his sets, Luca’s non categorisable soundscape oscillates between electronica and techno seems to have delineated his ... Read more

DHA Mix #229 By MANIK

As one of the few artists to now be featured twice on our podcast series, we happily welcome back MANIK. The diverse sound of MANIK is somewhere between classic house, groovy techno, acid, and a bit of funk & disco, originaly bursting onto the scene back in 2011 with releases on Ovum, Poker Flat, Hot Creations and LA based Culprit, while now having played at the likes of Panorama Bar Berlin, Womb Tokyo, Fabric London, Smartbar Chicago, and more than 100 more cities worldwide. Now, having recently relocated from New York to Los Angeles, the sounds of MANIK can be ... Read more

Exclusive Interview: Josh Wink

Josh Wink has become synonymous with high quality house and techno. Over a career that has lasted over 20 years he has proven time and again that he is capable of staying relevant and exciting, while also nurturing new talent and keeping his label, Ovum, going for 20 years – a milestone which he celebrated last year with a series of events, and remixes of classic ‘Are You There?’, plus a brand new original composition called ‘Talking To You’. Josh hits the capital this weekend with the Krankbrothers, so we grabbed him for a quick chat… First off, last year ... Read more

Mix #142 By Pezzner

Resident of Seattle Washington, David Brian Pezzner, has been building on a solid career in the industry for some time now. After producing music as a duo he decided to go solo, and in 2010 he released his debut album on Freerange Records. He’s since had releases and remixes on labels such as Systematic Recordings, 8 Bit and Crosstown Rebels offshoot label RebelLION, receiving a massive response. Sought­after as a remixer, he has been called upon to reinterpret the works of Josh Wink, Groove Armada, and Underworld just to name a few. Always featuring new productions, remixes and originals, his ... Read more

Exclusive Interview With DJ W!LD

“Most of the time I produce when I’m in love. I need to have a muse, a woman in my life who inspires me. Because without I am just not creative” On the second day of ADE I sat down with Parisian DJ/producer and creator of some of the more rugged house music you’ll find today: DJ W!LD. The man whose music is described as “deep, dark, acid, a little bit w!ld and always sexy” has been in the game longer than I initially thought. It already started in late 80’s Dijon, where a young W!LD – real name Guillaume ... Read more