Tag: Kraftek

Interview: Pleasurekraft

With firm reputation for standout productions since (the now iconic) “Tarantula”, the evolution of the Pleasurekraft sound has since moved towards a tougher, atmospheric blend of melodic techno. Built on big room drums, soaring breaks, and smart, unpredictable vocals, this self-dubbed “cosmic techno” has found support from a range of scene heavyweights, including Adam Beyer, Carl Cox, Nicole Moudaber & many more. Now, after years of hits, Pleasurekraft have recently released their debut album “Friends, Lovers, & Other Constellations,” a project with the unmistakeable Pleasurekraft fingerprint throughout its 11 tracks. An album that merits continuous listens to reveal its depth, ... Read more

Hybrasil - Pure Carl Cox Podcast

Born somewhere off the coast of Ireland, Hybrasil is a live act who may be one of the busiest artists in the game right now. Only a year old, Hybrasil has already had several high profile appearances around the world including on the legendary Space Ibiza Terrace, alongside the world tour of Sven Vath, and playing with Jeff Mills at his sold out Dublin Orchestra show. Over the past few months, the music of Hybrasil has found its way onto Loose Records, Bush Records, Break New Soil, Intacto Records, Kraftek and Kenja Records, with his own self titled imprint also ... Read more

DHA Mix #268 By VONDA7

Many BPMs ago, the Polish born Producer/DJ VONDA7 found herself in Berlin as a purveyor of hypnotic grooves. Previously a music journalist in her hometown of Poznan, PL, VONDA7 since journeyed to Amsterdam’s SAE Institute, which kicked off her love for analogue gear, and its combination with digital technologies. This led to VONDA7 being declared winner of a worldwide DJ/Producer competition held by Burn & W Hotels back in 2013. Over the last couple of years, this naturally talented Producer has found her work featured on the likes of Guy Gerber‘s RUMORS, with a Second State release rounding out 2016. ... Read more

DHA Mix #251 By ANNA

From Brazil to Barcelona, ANNA has been one to watch for a while. Today she deliver’s us a stonker of a mix, perfectly envisaged as a 3 o’clock slot. After winning Ibiza’s DJ breakthrough award, it’s quite obvious that ANNA is becoming one of the world’s most sort after dance music artists. Gaining inspiration as she’s trotted around the globe she’s nailed releases on labels such as Diynamic, Kraftek & Knee Deep in Sound. Curious as to what goes into her efforts, she let us in on what went in to today’s mix: “I’ve included tracks that caught my attention ... Read more