Tag: Lane 8

Point Blank Music School Podcast By Paradoks

With support from names like Lane 8, Solee, Paco Osuna, Eelke Kleijn, Darin Epsilon, Township Rebellion, Rauschhaus, Stan Kolev, Morttagua and many more, Point Blank Music School alumni Paradoks is an upcoming 21 year old producer, born in Belgium and currently in London. Paradoks harvests his melodies from his self-taught contemporary piano background. He got influenced by both electronic scenes in Zurich and Buenos Aires, which made him discover this sound: A combination of melodic arps, strong basslines and dreamy landscapes makes his music stand out and made him sign on labels like Parquet Recordings in less than a year, ... Read more

10 Tracks We’ll Be Hearing About At ADE 2017

ADE comes back to Amsterdam for the 21st edition. It will take place between Oct 18th – 22nd and features numerous events but also workshops, conferences, interviews and more. The Amsterdam Dance Event is the place to be at for any dance music fans and also for individuals involved in the scene who just want to network and get their names out there. Of course ADE loves to feature up & coming talents so this TOP 10 ADE 2017 Chart has a few of them but also some way way back legendary acts like Inner City from Detroit and Laurent ... Read more

Party Report: Secret Solstice

Iceland’s Secret Solstice is often called by numerous outlets the world’s most unique festival experience due in large part to the country’s perma sunlight over the course of the summer months. Naturally, I can’t recall if such a claim is warranted or not with so many destination style festivals around the world but, subjectively, the unique location and atmosphere of Secret Solstice does, in fact, live up its claim in my view. As you may know, Iceland sits directly underneath the Arctic Circle, which translates to periods of perma daylight or perma night. Think about it like this…at night, when ... Read more

[Playlist] Lane 8 & Kidnap Kid’s Best From Both Sides Of The Pond

Emerging as two of electronic music’s most exciting young talents, Lane 8 & Kidnap Kid have each carved out stellar reputations as Producers and DJs with their respective melodic approaches to music. Since his 2015 Anjunadeep debut ‘Rise,’ the San Francisco based Lane 8 hasn’t looked back. He’s literally taken North America by storm with his label and phone-free touring concept ‘This Never Happened’, picking up a string of Hype Machine #1s and widespread BBC Radio 1 support along the way (not to mention, one of DHA’s most popular mixtapes of 2016). Kidnap Kid has cemented his place at the ... Read more

The Top 10 DHA Mixtapes Of 2016

Any follower of ours knows that the DHA Soundcloud channel is the backbone of all the things we do. 2016 was the year we broke 250 original (and exclusive) mixes, while also bringing a collection of very special exclusive partner podcasts from some of the world’s biggest brands. Here we highlight the top 10 most streamed mixes from 2016, selected from both our original mixtapes and our special podcast series. Which mixes did you like the best from the year that was? #10. Teenage Mutants – DHA Mixtape #197 [soundcloud url=”https://soundcloud.com/deep-house-amsterdam/dha-mixtape-197-teenage-mutants” comments=”true” auto_play=”false” color=”E40045″ width=”100%” height=”166″] #9. Thugfucker – SXMusic ... Read more

CRSSD Festival Announces Seth Troxler, Jackmaster, Bob Moses & More For Spring 2017

The crown jewel of Southern California’s thriving festival circuit, CRSSD Festival has announced its star heavy Spring 2017 lineup. Spread amongst three areas over 2 days, CRSSD will welcome diverse, deep and intriguing artists from the house, techno and leftfield strands of electronic music. From 4-5 March, San Diego’s Waterfront park will see live performances from Blood Orange, AlunaGeorge, Dusky, Recondite, and Bob Moses, while Dj sets will comes from 2manyDJs, Jackmaster, Ame, Skream, Seth Troxler b2b Eats Everything, Damian Lazarus, and Midland with many more acts, surprises, and extended sets in tow. See also: CRSSD FEST: A Step Forward ... Read more

Premiere: Eekkoo – Nightingale (Original Mix)

Canadian producer Eekkoo premieres his new track Nightingale today. Nightingale is the title track of his EP, that consists of 3 tracks each hosting a delicate touch combined with powerful basslines. Montereal’s own, Eekkoo, is lining himself up to finish a monumental year.  The DJ/Producer’s past as working as a sound engineer is probably what allows the producer to create consistently diverse sounds that never fall out of place nor lose sight. 2014 marked a pivotal moment in his musical career. His 5 track compilation ‘Hell Is Other People’ absolutely smashed the iTunes and Beatport charts resulting in being accredited ... Read more

Lane 8 Bans Cellphones At Upcoming Performances

Anjnuadeep’s Lane 8 has made good on his promise to make his fans live in the moement and has banned the use of cellphones at his upcoming performances. The initiative, entitled “This Never Happened” recently launched in San Francisco and seemed to go off quite nicely, with fans leaving their devices at home or, easier yet, in their pockets. Lane 8 took to his Facebook (which you can read in its entirity below) to thank fans and deam the night a success. See also: Mix #204 By Lane 8 Obviously, no phones on the dancefloor has been quite a hot ... Read more

Lightning In A Bottle: The 5 Things I Learned Last Year

Last year I attended Lighting in a Bottle Festival in Bradley California for the very first time. I was a Coachella veteran and thought I knew everything about festivals and what they could offer. Truth: I could not have been more wrong. A random speaker series on the first day drew my attention it was titled “The Art of Letting Go”. It sparked something in me. I felt I had so much clutter in my life. After this talk I recognized the clutter was in the palm of my hand. That’s right. I’m talking about how much I learned from ... Read more

Mix #204 By Lane 8

Daniel Goldstein, best known by his stage name Lane 8, is an American-born musician, electronic music producer, and DJ based in Leipzig, Germany. The 27-year old producer is providing an exclusive mix for us here on DHA. Influenced by Pete Rock and DJ Premier, it was his touch with pulsing electronica grooves and woozy glitch-pop that put him on the radar of Anjunadeep A&R executive Jody Wisternoff. In 2013, he signed to Anjunadeep, where he released his debut album ‘Rise‘ in the summer of 2015. He’s gone on releasing music on labels such as Anjunadeep, French Express and Suara.  He recently announced the launch of his new event/label This Never ... Read more