Tag: life and death

DGTL Life And Death ADE Podcast #001 By Mind Against

This native Italian, but Berlin based duo needs no introduction. Mind Against started in 2011 and barely 3 years on they are the crown jewel of the Life and Death label. Life and Death, the core label of Mind Against has a peculiar concept. For those not yet familiar: the music sounds overwhelmingly ominous with a psychedelic sensibility to it. It’s a concept that maybe seems less peculiar after exploring the musical backgrounds of its founders Manfredi Romano (aka DJ Tennis) and Greg Oreck, one half of New York house duo Thugfucker and partner Matteo Milleri from Tale of Us. ... Read more

Full Premiere: Trentemoller – Always Something Better (DJ Tennis & Mind Against Remix)

Poker Flat Recordings has been dealing out underground house music with a unique twist since 1999; from the defining debut “Loverboy” through the Bugnology series, acclaimed albums and worldwide club hits, Steve Bug’s essential imprint has unearthed new talent, developed rising stars and welcomed veterans into the fold. Steve Bug’s reputation as an exceptionally gifted DJ, producer and music connoisseur is about to carry the beloved imprint to its 15th anniversary, which will be celebrated with its finest collection of raw talent yet, starting with this first installment of the anniversary series called 4 Jacks. Following the winning format of ... Read more

Exclusive Interview With DJ Tennis

When Manfredi Romano, better known as DJ Tennis, answers the Skype call, he sits in his Miami studio after just getting back from Hawaii. The short break had been a combination of business and pleasure, as he played at the Asylum Afterhours club and discovered the archipelago. The Italian DJ/producer, event organizer and Life & Death label manager looks very relaxed and tells that with his visit he fulfilled a childhood dream. “I dreamed of going to Hawaii since I was a kid, but even then it was better than I could imagine. I thought it was more densely populated ... Read more

Next Monday’s Hangover Invite Life And Death & Kompakt At Roest

On Saturday, the 20th of September, Roest will open its doors for Next Monday’s Hangover first indoor season event. At this dream location, which has been at the top of NMH’s list of venues to tick off, Robag Wruhme, Pachanga Boys, DJ Tennis and others will be making their appearance. Next to these names, a collective of artists will be taking care of the lightning show, which will be unconventional to say the least. The motivation behind the line-up for the event comes from the love of three specific labels that the guys behind NMH particularly love: Kompakt, Life And ... Read more

Exclusive Interview with Chasing Kurt

Chasing Kurt is a project which originated in Gießen / Germany – a collaboration between Pascal Blanché, Wojtek Kutschke and Lukas Poloczek. Pascal and Wojtek, both Deep House lovers for many years, started doing their first tracks, but were still in need of those vocal hooks that would finish their sound. Wojtek, himself a DJ for a long time, one day played in his hometown – at the same time Lukas worked at a bar in this location and after Wojteks set he was singing some phrases while closing the bar – Wojtek heard his voice and asked Lukas if ... Read more

Party Tips: Feb 12 / 16

Another week with another weekend full of sweet parties. Which ones to choose? We’ll make it easy for you with our selection of party tips. Wednesday Dolly Surround @ Disco Dolly w/ Elias Mazian & KERK! Wednesday nights will never be the same when Dolly Surround is in town. Be prepared for a night filled with dancing, fun and musical discoveries from many corners like (deep) house, disco, funk and pretty much everything in between. JUST BOOGIE! Elias Mazian | KERK! | Max Abysmal | Lola | Jules de la Courgette | February 12 | Dolly Surround | Disco Dolly |  Thursday WKND w/ ... Read more