Tag: Maceo Plex

Oasis Festival Completes Third Anniversary Lineup With Jackmaster, Axel Boman, Modeselektor & More

From 14 – 17 September, Oasis Festival touches down on the outskirts of Marakesch, Morocco for its third edition. Having already massively expanded in size, Oasis Festival now brings its final wave of artists to the bill alongside its complete day by day schedule. The festivities at the luxury resort The Source will now also include Jackmaster back to back Axel Boman, Joy Orbison back to back Kornél Kovács, as well as DJ sets from Modeselektor, Driss Skali, Matt Medved, and Tijana T. These name will play alongside previously mentioned artists including Solomun, Richie Hawtin, Maceo Plex, Nicolas Jaar, Marcel ... Read more

DHA Mix #301 By Denis Horvat

Through his dynamic productions and complex sets of and deep and melodic techno, Denis Horvat has been racking up some stellar achievements in the underground dance music world. The talented Dane’s music has been featured on the likes of Innvervisions, Exit Strategy, Sum Over Histories, AEON Audio, and his original home of Upon.You Records, while he has taken to the decks everywhere including ADE and OFF Sonar. Off his many acclaimed releases. With a focus on detailed tracks, with selections that weave a tapestry from start to finish, its no wonder Denis Horvat has become a favorite selector of Âme, ... Read more

Interview: Mano Le Tough

One of the most celebrated names in House & Techno is Maeve‘s Mano Le Tough. The Dublin born, Switzerland based, artist approaches DJing as seriously as one can, looking at the craft as a legitimate art form. This philosophy allows for a diverse smattering of influences including assorted strains of house, techno, disco, and new wave, coming together to make a sound distinctly individual. A sound which can be heard on releases for the likes of Permanent Vacation, Buzzin’ Fly, Internasjonal, Life and Death, and more esteemed imprints. As a studio force, Mano Le Tough is one of the minds ... Read more

DHA Mix #298 By Eekkoo

With a calling card featuring depth, razor sharp precision and raw body­slamming power, Montreal’s Eekkoo’s story is one of passion and obsession for sound. Choosing music reflective of his own eclectic taste, Eekkoo has built a dual identity that combines heavy­ hitting analogue Techno with a refined focus on melody and emotional progression influenced by the likes of Radiohead, Trentemoller, Amon Tobin, Maceo Plex, and Robert Babicz. His music has been featured on the likes of Turbo Recordings, Anjunadeep, I/AM/ME, Natura Sonoris, and Eklektisch while boasting fans in the Hernan Cattaneo, Guy Mantzur, Jody Wisternoff, Nick Warren, Alex Niggemann, Lane ... Read more

Premiere: Rebolledo - Discótico Pléxico (Maceo Plex Remix)

Following up on last year’s highly acclaimed “Mondo Alterado” LP, Rebolledo digs into his diverse network of friends for the new remix album, “Mondo – Re-Alterado”. On the package, the Hippie Dance main man recruits the likes of Superpitcher, Red Axes, Fango, DJ Tennis, Danny Daze, and Mike Simonetti to offer their own unique interpretations. Here, however, it is Ellum‘s Maceo Plex who turns into a deep, rumbling club rumbler – ‘Discótico Pléxico’. As a single, ‘Discótico Pléxico’ is available today (Beatport) with the full release available at the end of the month. “Mondo Re-Alterado” is available 30 June on ... Read more

DHA Mix #290 By Brassica

Capturing Balearic house, real electro, italo disco, new wave, psych, synth music, techno and rave nostalgia, Brassica is a unique artist never consigned to genre. With a keen eye for detail and desire for constant innovation, the music of Brassica is comprised of well-received releases on the likes of Dissident, Civil Music, and more, while keys figures like Bicep, Maceo Plex, DJ Harvey, and Andrew Weatherall can be counted as supporters. In fact, his “Blue Function EP” just dropped on Vivod and follows “Time Tunnel” on Feel My Bicep. As a live performer, Brassica hand crafts each and every set, ... Read more

Premiere: Maceo Plex Feat. Swayzak - 5th Dimensional Groove (Original Mix)

Armed with an encyclopedic knowledge of club sounds, as well as an ability to investigate the darker side of life, Maceo Plex is one of those rare all around electronic music figures who has bastered the balance between funk liberation and mechanical control. Currently in the conversation for world’s most popular DJ, the Ellum head honcho returns to his imprint with a cosmicly traversing journey of a two track EP – ‘The Tesseract/5th Dimensional Groove’. With the A-side being an urban soundtrack to post industrial decay, the B-side is a more stripped back approach. A collaboration with veteran UK duo ... Read more

Audio Obscura Brings Dixon b2b Job Jobse For Special Concertgebouw Event

Known for their cutting edge events in one of a kind places, Audio Obscura now brings two titans of the scene together at the one and only Concertgebouw, Amsterdam. Consistently bridging the gap between the electronic music industry and the wider artistic market, Audio Obscura utilizes unique and historic venues with electronic artists (think last ADE’s Maceo Plex under the Rijksmuseum). This time, the crew drops by the world famous concert hall that is Concertgebouw with a very special b2b set featuring the one and only Dixon and Amsterdam favorite Job Jobse. As neither of these artists need any further ... Read more

Premiere: Raxon – Sin Control (Original Mix)

No stranger to DHA, Barcelona’s Raxon now joins the Ellum Audio ranks with a stellar new 2 tracker entitled “Majoris”. The Egyptian born, Dubai bred (Audio Tonic resident) artist has released on the likes of NM2 and Tronic, as well as forthcoming on Diynamic. From Creamfields to Watergate to ADE, Raxon has played all over the world making him one of the Middle East’s most prominent talents. Today, Raxon premieres his dark and brooding ‘Sin Control’. With a paranoid lead synth pinning you down as spaceship sounds and whirring machines gurgle all around you, this is one to get heads ... Read more

Sonus Stacks 2017 Lineup With Sven Vath, Solomun, Maceo Plex & Tons More

Between 20 – 24 August, Croatia’s Pag Island is once again ground zero for the international dance music elite. Coming in the form of Sonus’ 2017 edition, this marks the events fifth year celebration. Not to dissapoint, Sonus has gone out of its way to put together a line up that is as diverse as it is inviting. Already announced were the likes of Adam Beyer, Pan-Pot, Joseph Capriati, Rødhåd, The Martinez Brothers, Seth Troxler and more, with today seeing another huge addition. Adriatique, Andrea Ljekaj, Andrologic, Dan Andrei, Dejan Milicevic, Felver, Homeboy, Janina, Josip Milkovic, Julia Govor, K.O.D (Cabanne ... Read more

Awakenings Taps Paul Kalkbrenner, Maceo Plex, The Black Madonna For 20th Anniversary Festival

With over 110 artists spread over 8 stages, Awakenings Festival once again becomes the largest outdoor techno festival in the world. Over the 24-25 June weekend, recreational area Spaarnwoude Houtrak will be dedicated to Techno in all its diversity. Amongst the massive lineup announced for this 20th anniversary edition will be a new live show from Paul Kalkbrenner, the reunited Wihgnomy Brothers, Sven Vath, Ricardo Villalabos, Maceo Plex, Chris Liebing, Joseph Capriati, Dave Clarke, Tale of Us, Loco Dice, Floorplan, Weval, The Black Madonna, Black Coffee, Len Faki and KiNK, as well as Sunday stage hosts Joris Voorn and Adam ... Read more

Oasis Festival Announces Maceo, Marcel, Moodymann & More For 2017 Edition

Oasis Festival, North Africa’s ultimate festival destiation for underground electronic music, is back in 2017! From 15-17 September, Marrakech, Morocco’s luxury music resort The Source will once again host the festival, who has now announced the first phase of this year’s lineup. Complete with stage-side swimming pools, daily yoga, intimate dancefloors, lush gardens and the stunning backdrop that are the Atlas Mountains, the Oasis Festival experience is one to cherish (trust us, we’ve been there the past few years). See also: Festival Report: Oasis Festival 2016 The first names set to perform will be lead by Ellum‘s Maceo Plex and ... Read more

DHA MIX #250 By Dino Lenny

A producer that isn’t shy in laying his eggs in different baskets, Dino Lenny delivers us a deceptively mellow yet anticipatory mix that embodies a delightfully dark feel to it. Dino Lenny started out as many young, wide-eyed & willing DJ’s do, performing on a local radio station. Being prohibited to the boundaries of the local scene he decided to relocate and venture back to home turf in the U.K. The bright potential that London boasts enticed the young  mixer to trial what the city could offer and he made great utilisation of the crowd available. His earlier success will ... Read more

Party Report: Acid Sundays w/ Acid Pauli – Art Basel Miami

The people from III Points stroke very hard during Art Basel this year by delivering nine high quality shows in partnership with Plot, Miami Link and Resident Advisor. The U.K. based website was hosting its first ever showcase in Miami. Most events were being held in a new venue called Magic City Studios in Little Haiti, 10 min away from the Art District of Miami. The spectacular line up included the likes of Solomun, Tale of Us, Damian Lazarus, Maceo Plex and Acid Pauli for the closing event on Sunday. We attended the latter at Bardot, since they changed of ... Read more

ADE 2016 Report: Maceo Plex @ Rijksmuseum

Rembrandt, Vermeer, and…Maceo! Yep, Ellum’s main man shut down the bike passage of Amsterdam’s world famous Rijksmuseum with a very special Amsterdam Dance event performance this past Friday. Set as the week’s experience gradually reaches its peak, the early evening set played directly into the city’s up for it after work crowd, taking some 2,000 revellers to places their normal happy hour drink activities could only dream off. Conceived and executed as a collaborative effort between Maceo, Audio Obscura, and KPN, the state of the art production value (for better or worse) transformed the space into a light-columned sea of ... Read more