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Lehar Goes 'All Through The Night' In Los Angeles With REVERE

Aiming to create a night the provides as much as possible, Diynamic‘s Lehar has been bringing his “All Through The Night” concept to all corners of the globe over the past handful of months. Since its February launch in Moscow, Lehar’s spontaneous and passionate sets have been felt everywhere from Istanbul to Tulum and on 30 March he landed in Los Angeles for the first time as an artist. Going from open to close with local underground party starters REVERE, Lehar brought a complete uninterrupted flow of spirited House and straight-up Techno turmoil to the LA faithful. See also: ‘All ... Read more

DHA Mix #327 By Mahalo

One of the exciting new acts to come out of Los Angeles’ diverse stateside scene is the Hawai’i born Mahalo. We’ve already featured his top level remix of Zhu‘s ‘In The Morning,’ as well as the recent “Liquid House” of ‘The Drip’. Now, Mahalo brings a full length, exclusive mix as the 327th edition of the DHA Mix series, which features tracks from the likes of Huxley, Jesse Rose, Kaz James, Dennis Cruz, Fell Reis, as well as LA peers Durante and Amtrac. Given that Mahalo has already released on the likes of Understated Recordings and Toolroom (amongst others), it’s ... Read more

Free Download: Ulf Bonde – Steka Korv (Original Mix)

Growing up, Ulf Bonde played piano and eventually attended music high school. While attending University in California, he got captivated by LA’s underground scene. Somewhere along the way he met Justin Jay and, well we’ll let Justin take it from here: I met Ulf Bonde in college on move-in-day. He was the cool, good looking, but slightly awkward dude from Sweden who liked Dance Music and happened to live down the hall from me in my freshman dorm. Obviously we clicked and became friends.   Ulf made this ep 2 years ago while we were living together during our Junior ... Read more

Los Angeles DJs Stand Up For Standing Rock

This week marks the traditional American holiday of Thanksgiving. It has roots in sharing food and gratitude with family and loved ones; but, in many ways has become merely another opportunity to consume. We eat too much turkey. We drink too much beer. The Wednesday before Thanksgiving is a big party night for many where binging on alcohol begins since everyone knows there is a four day weekend ahead during which to recover. Los Angeles offers a wide array of events including Club Rhonda’s Rhondavous party featuring Seth Troxler or an event put on by the infamous Do Not Sit ... Read more

Review: Halloween in LA with Circoloco & Minimal Effort

No matter what city you live in Halloweekend is always one of the biggest party weekends of the year. Los Angeles is a popular destination for partygoers throughout the US and also abroad not only for it’s West Hollywood parties; but, also for music. However, Halloweekend in Los Angeles has been known as a particular musical highlight of the year here.  This year the most anticipated in town were the Circoloco party at the Union, a dark warehouse venue, on Friday night and Minimal Effort Halloween at the LA Center Studios, a new venue for the year old underground event in ... Read more

Minimal Effort Podcast By Human Resources

Providing an exclusive mixtape is Human Resources, the deep house duo based in Los Angeles. Well-known for their parties in the Middle East and California’s West Coast, Cyril Bitar and Ahmed Elwan connected shortly after moving to Los Angeles in early 2014. Upon then, they joined forces under the profile, Human Resources. HR is widely known for leading the forefront of LA’s biggest Halloween and NYE event series, Minimal Effort. In 2016, they plan to make their production debut and release their highly esteemed EP adhering to the guidelines set forth by their predecessors earning them respect without delay. Download Soundcloud ... Read more

The Union Podcast #001 by Droog

DROOG is the DJ collective of Andrei Osyka, Brett Griffin and Justin Sloe. From their start 6 years ago, DROOG has steadily built a reputation as one of the leading purveyors of forward thinking dance music, in Los Angeles and beyond. This Saturday, the gruesome threesome will touch down in Amsterdam for a set @ The Union Festival during our national holiday ‘Kingsday’. In 2009 the trio made a leap into a new territory by launching an LA-based record label, Culprit, which has built steady momentum with successful releases from Matt Tolfrey & Inxec, Hot Natured, Lee Foss, SECT (Soul ... Read more