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Labelshowcase: Keinemusik

The dream of each individual. When friends turn into colleagues, and tough lengthened working days, into enjoyable creative working sessions. Entirely keeping with this motto, Keinemusik came to life in 2009. It’s been naming an existing friendship and linked interests of six members – five DJs and one graphic designer and painter. Five releases per year have been released ever since, solely laid down by members of the crew. “If there’s a credo, it would be: you don’t necessarily need to be overly serious to be taken seriously” We were able to get an insight of what it means to ... Read more

ELSE Goes Into The August Open Air With Keinemusik, Hivern Discs & More

Berlin’s Open Air hotspot, ELSE, has steadily moved along through the sweltering summer of 2018 with some three months of quality artists, events and atmosphere. Already featured on the banks of the Spree have been showcases from the likes of Kompakt, Voyage Direct, and Live at Robert Johnson, which have featured diverse lineups of artists including Michael Mayer, Roman Flügel, Chinsaki, Ivan Smagghe, Fantastic Twins, Lauer, Reinhard Voigt & More. Now, as the summer is at its peak, August sees four more top level showcases. Kicking the month off on 5 August, the beloved Keinemusik crew will return to ELSE, ... Read more

Premiere: Lossy - To The Woods (Original Mix)

With support coming from Jacques Renault, Horse Meat Disco, James Zabiela, Keinemusik, Soul Clap, Tronik Youth, Nachtbraker, Hrdvsion and more comes “Gated Soul”, the fourth release from London’s Lossy on his Boot Cycle Audio imprint. After releasing with Tru Thoughts, Tessier-Ashpool Recordings & Two Rivers Records, Lossy continues to switch things up with four tracks of a more soulful brand of electro with wonky rhodes, crunched-up breaks, plunging bass lines and drum machine medicine. Here, ‘To The Woods’ rounds off the package on a velveteen note with light footed woodwinds swooping above a solid broken beat backone. “Gated Soul EP” ... Read more

Premiere: Keinemusik - Guilt Trip (Frankey & Sandrino Remix)

“You Are Safe”, Keinemusik’s first ever collab album has made it through a number of club-located performance tests over the last weeks, clicking with crowds and DJs alike. Over the coming weeks, a handful of much-valued artists will also hand in their gorgeous remixes of the source material coming out via pairings of two with the first being DJ Tennis and Frankey & Sandrino. Here, Frankey & Sandrino’s take on the already unobtrusive “Guilt Trip” is leading into even more self-forgetful realms, letting their ruminant groove waft on thick clouds of white noise. Keeping the iconic vocals of the original, ... Read more

DHA Mix #336 By Re.You

It’s been a meteoric rise over the past decade for Re.You. With a prolific release schedule continues, and the live show with Rampa that formed having fallen in with the Keinemusik crew around ’09, Re.You is now all in from his hom base of Berlin. His first single ‘Work’ was a roaring success. before joining the Souvenir family with 2011’s ‘Ghost’. Things really got moving after Re.You scored a massive hit with his edit of Lana Del Rey’s ‘Video Games,’ which then followed with hits on Mobilee, Cocoon, and more. Now, with a new release NOW AVAILABLE, ‘Work It Now,’ ... Read more

Interview: Culoe de Song

The young, gifted, world traveling twenty something from South Africa Culoe de Song is something of a wonder in the world of electronic music. Originally brought on via Black Coffee‘s Soulistic Music imprint, Culoe de Song has since developed an enviable back catalogue of studio work, as well as having graced the stage of some of the world’s finest club, festivals, and events. His Afro-tinged take on electronic music has been heard on labels like Innervisions, Kompakt, Mule Musiq, as well as on Soulistic and his own De Song Music. On 10 November London’s The Steelyard will see &ME and ... Read more

DHA Mix #289 By Rampa

Making a name for himself with Keinemusik since 2009, the diy label/like minded DJ crew, Rampa is a name synonymous with quality over quantity. Besides his prominent collaborations with fellow Keinemusik cohorts &ME, Adam Port, Reznik and Monja, Rampa has released his own work on a slew of the world’s best labels like Cocoon, Innervisions, Strictly Rhythm, Kompakt, 2020 Vision, Freerange, Bpitch Control, Diynamic and Crosstown Rebels. Now, with a refocused approach to production and technology, Rampa has upped his time in the studio, as well as working on a tech-based TEILE project – his own company to produce and ... Read more

10 (Perhaps) Under The Radar BPM Festival 10th Anniversary Showcases

A new year means one thing in dance music, The BPM Festival! This year, being The BPM Festival’s 10th anniversary, The BPM Festival is set to celebrate its biggest event to date with some 460 artists descending onto the Mexican Riviera amongst 80+ showcases. Now, of course we all know the big boys of the world…you know…Diynamic, Warriors, Hot Creations, Music On, Bedrock, and so on; I mean, we see them everywhere from Ibiza to new York to Tokyo. This year, though, there are a slew of quality musical showcases spread amongst The BPM festival’s 6-15 January duration, which may not ... Read more

Mix #022 By &ME b2b Adam Port (5 Years of Keinemusik Special)

This week’s mixtape is a very special affair to celebrate another fifth anniversary. Earlier this week you may remember our special premiere from the ‘5 Years Of Needwant’ compilation, and now we have another amazing label hooking up with us to celebrate their fifth anniversary – it’s the infallible Keinemusik. Known for their deep, emotive productions, beautiful artwork on every release and, of course, superlative DJ sets the Keinemusik family are without a doubt one of the collectives we respect the most out there in the big wide world of house music. In fact, just a couple of months ago ... Read more

ADE Event Special: Germany’s Finest

It won’t be long before Amsterdam and its club scene will be under the spell of the mighty ADE. The Amsterdam crowd will meet those from abroad, all joining forces over a span of five mezmerising days full of cool daytime events, seminars, networking possibilities and of course, 300+ parties to choose from during the late (and early) hours. But with so many events, we thought it was a good idea to give some guidance as to what are the best events in a specific theme or sound. To kick off our ADE Event Special we give you the best German-flavoured ... Read more