Tag: Livio & Roby

Premiere: Premiesku - Cu Balans (Varhat Remix)

The Romanian collective of Premiesku (Livio & Roby + George G) ave been releasing and performing together for nearly a decade now. Their widespread influence on the flourishing underground scene is no secret, their innovative live performances, and constant flow of cutting edge productions remain one of their nation’s leading lights in the field. Here, Varhat steps up on remix duties for Premiesku’s latest ‘Cu Balans,’ off their latest Vakant release, “Seria” (Vinyl Only). As one of France’s most exciting exports, Varhat has already released a string of impressive records on labels such as Mulen and Howl. His interpretation of ... Read more

Interview + Exclusive Track Stream: Livio & Roby

Celebrating 10 years at the forefront of Romania’s robust techno scene, Livio & Roby have recently unveiled a mysterious new album project. Connecting with audiences via via highly influential outlets such as Desolat, Vakant, Cecille, VIVa, Saved and Fumakilla, Livio & Roby’s dynamic DJ sets, innovative live performances, album projects, and constant flow of cutting edge productions remain one of their nation’s leading lights in the field. For those who may not be familiar, Romania’s spirit is evident in all aspects of the duo’s music; from tribal rhythms to penetrate the psyche, to organic instrumentation meant for the spirit, ultimately ... Read more

Transylvania Festival Accepts Blood As Payment

In an effort to highlight blood donation awareness, a Romanian music festival is accepting blood as a form of payment. The 4 day festival, Untold, located in Romania’s Transylvania region (in the picturesque city of Cluj-Napoca), is capitalising on the region’s vampire folklore with promises of free one-day passes with a blood donation at one of the country’s 42 donation centres. Additionally, those who donate up to 24 July will get 30% discount off the entire festival pass, which lasts 30 July – 2 August. Untold’s blood payment method is aimed at alleviating the country’s blood shortage problem. Romania, which is a member of the ... Read more

Exclusive Interview with Guti

“I’m in love with this city. I’ve always been. Even if a big part of my life is still in Germany I’ve decided that Barcelona is the city where I want to make music” Guti isn’t your run-of-the-mill electronic artist. Rather, it’s the Argentinian’s deep-rooted love of jazz and rock that form the foundations of his musical craft. Although today he’s best known for his work alongside Desolat, Defected and his own Rompecorazones imprint, there was a time when he was revered as the keyboard player in Jóvenes Pordioseros, a Buenos Aires-born band that enjoyed huge commercial success both home ... Read more

Magna Carta Announce 3rd Birthday Plans

Magna Carta are one of those party promoters who’ve managed to stay on top of their game by leading the charge when it comes to investing their energy (and money) into new talent – as well as building line-ups that are made up of the bigger, more established names. It’s a policy that has made them one of the most successful recent additions to London’s ever growing, ever changing party landscape. This year it’s the third birthday and they’re planning to celebrate in style with an almighty bash to be held at south London’s excellent Studio 338 venue. The party ... Read more