Tag: Luis Leon

Premiere: Luis Leon – Eta Carinae (Original Mix)

South American craftsman Luis Leon gives us a taster off of his forthcoming EP ‘Schwerkraf’. Luis Leon is a producer and DJ from Peru. The producer is renowned for his ability to release tracks in such diverse genres. His sheer determinations and musical ability has allowed him to create his own imprint Blankhaus Music.  Leon played at Boiler Room back in 2014 at BPM Festival and has been in high demand ever since. The producer/DJ has also taken stage at festivals such as ‘All We Want Festival‘ and has also graced the stage of Amsterdam’s own ‘Chicago Social Club‘. Eta ... Read more

Subjekt Podcast #006 By Jonas Saalbach

With his first release on Einmusika Recordings this Berlin resident has embarked on a journey to new influences and old passions. Jonas Saalbach is also getting known for his refreshing live sets, through which he portrays his dark and deep musical preference.  For the Amsterdam-based Subjekt Recordings, the upcoming artist has created a cool mix full of melodic twists and turns and edgy bass lines. In its one-year history, Subjekt recordings had made an impact by delivering future-minded releases that tingle the mind through their hypnotic, often moody grooves. Such typical atmospheres have so far been proclaimed on the label ... Read more

Free Download: Kevin Duane – Marble (Original Mix)

For the latest addition to our Free Download series we give you Kevin Duane. The NY-born and Amsterdam-based DJ treats us to a dark and enchanting work: Marble. Listen and download below. Kevin has popped up regularly on DHA in the past few years through his popular mixtapes and extensive gig schedule for many club and festival events in and around Amsterdam that we have covered. The artist has some exciting new plans in the works. From December he will launch a new podcast series called Algorythm 001 where he invites or collaborates with special artists from the Netherlands or ... Read more

Festival Report: Sandbox Festival (Egypt)

About two months ago we got an invite from Nacelle to join Luis Leon to their Sandbox Festival that was taking place on June 20th in Egypt at the North Coast. The festival, in cooperation with Heineken featured artists like Edu Imbernon, M.A.N.D.Y., Jan Blomqvist, Luis Leon and locals like Fulltone (LIVE). We were immediately enthusiastic about it, where other might have considered not to go because of past events in Egypt. It wasn’t that long ago when the Egyptian people stood up against their president and the social situation in the country turned into a state of chaos. The images ... Read more

Full Premiere: Luis Leon – Borrowed Places (Original Mix)

With an impressive pack of quality releases like “Love Is A Lie” on Double Tree Records and other records on labels such as Union Jack or Cimelde, Luis Leon has been on a steady roll in the last year. His upcoming ‘Borrowed Places’ EP stunned us to the extent that it’s been playing non-stop for the past few weeks and we’re sure it will leave a certain mark on the year 2014 for Luis Leon. With his moody deep house, which has been picked up and played by influential selectors like MANIK, Finnebassen, H.O.S.H. and Thugfucker, more and more support ... Read more

Review: Luis Leon – Borrowed Places EP

Over the past few weeks there has been a buzz going around the dance music industry regarding the launch of a new label out of the Netherlands called Subjekt Recordings. After their first mix by disCerN, the fresh label is about to release their first single, made by Peruvian wonderboy Luis Leon, and Eric Volta contributing a remix to the title track. In the near future, artists like Stefan Z, Discern, Atapy and Tim Paris will take part in releasing music form the Amsterdam based label. With an impressive pack of quality releases like “Love Is A Lie” on Double ... Read more

The BPM Festival Report – Part Two

Here’s part two of our coverage on the BPM Festival, with Viva Warriors, Boiler Room, a jungle rave.. Viva BPM! If you haven’t read part one yet, do that first: PART I on BPM Festival It was kind of a rough night after the Circoloco and Pets Recordings party, but we just couldn’t miss the already legendary afternoon Life & Death party. We actually started off by watching it on be-at.tv as some work had to be finished, but when Tale Of Us came on stage we rushed over to there immediatly. Naturally the place was packed, but the vibe ... Read more

Full Premiere: Like a Drug (Luis Leon Remix)

Deep House Amsterdam is introducing a brand new feature: the Full Premiere series, where you can listen to FULL tracks that are yet to be released. From now you can expect two to four Full Premieres a month from us on Sundays. The first one we’re bringing you comes from Peru’s rising star Luis Leon. You might know Luis for his contribution to the edit series with his highly interpretation of “I Need” by Maverick Sabre, which is nearing 800.000 plays since its release last summer. With his moody deep house, which has been picked up and played by influential ... Read more

Free Download: I Need (Luis Leon Blue Sky Edit)

Newest edit from Luis Leon, who is known for his Love is a Lie release and his edit of This Charming Man, which got played by many respected artists and also on Radio 538, Dance Department. Here the full master version of his Blue Sky Edit from Maverick Sabre – I Need: [soundcloud url=”https://soundcloud.com/deep-house-amsterdam/maverick-sabre-i-need-luis” comments=”true” auto_play=”false” color=”E40045″ width=”100%” height=”81″]  Download For booking Luis Leon please contact: bookings@doubletreerecords.com Brought to you by Deep House Amsterdam

Straf Werk Podcast #003 By Luis Leon

We present you the third podcast in collaboration with Straf_Werk Festival on the 11th of August. This time our talented young producer Luis Leon made an outstanding set! Known from his “Love Is A Lie” EP on Double Tree Records, which is supported by some big boys in the scene like M.A.N.I.K, Thugfucker, Finnebassen, Climbers, HOSH, Moon Boots and much more. Also his edit of The Smiths – This Charming Man was a big hit this year and has over 200.000 plays on his own Soundcloud and from Blankhaus. This same edit was played at Radio 538, Dance Department last weekend. ... Read more

Review: Blankhaus – Fiesta En La Casa

There are several possible explanations for the fact that deephouse is so hot right now. Purists will tell you that deephouse has always been popular, but even they can't deny that in the last few years another kind of pop-infused deephouse has gained loads of territory making it one of the most popular electronic music genres around.

Mix #052 by Johsoul

The 23 year old peruvian Johsoul is a DJ/Producer from Lima. From another big talent in Peru, Luis Leon, we heard about this guy and we were surprised about his great productions, even though he just recently started producing with ableton. He is influenced by Soul and Disco music and also by dj’s like Daniel Bortz, Mario Basanov and Soul Clap. He has releases on Blankhaus and will soon have a release on Double Tree Records, the label by Prunk and me. We believe that you will soon hear a lot more from Johsoul! For now enjoy his mix and follow him! ... Read more

Mix #032 by Luis Leon

I, Lex van Aken, had the honor meeting Luis Leon last summer in his country Peru. We both played there at a gig in Mancora and I loved the set he played. The music he makes and the sets he plays have something unique you don’t see very often. His passion is making music and the brilliance of his productions have also been noticed by some great international artists. MANIK played his new upcoming track ‘Love is a Lie’ upcoming on Double Tree Records at Fabric, London and this track also has gotten some early support from H.O.S.H., Thugfucker, Finnebassen, Climbers, Blond:ish, ... Read more

Deep House Amsterdam ADE Radio Special

First Deep House Amsterdam Radio Special @ Studio 80 with M A N I K, Karmon, Atapy, Luis Leon and the Deep ‘N Disco Boys. Schedule: 0:00:00 – 0:22:00 Interview with M A N I K 0:34:00 – 2:00:30 Interview + Set Karmon 2:01:00 – 3:03:00 Interview + Set Atapy 3:18:25 – 3:32:20 Special on Luis Leon 3:32:20 – 4:00:00 Set Deep ‘N Disco Boys [soundcloud url=”http://soundcloud.com/deep-house-amsterdam/deep-house-amsterdam-4-hour” comments=”true” auto_play=”false” color=”E40045″ width=”100%” height=”81″]