Tag: Maribou State

Oasis Festival Brings DJ Koze, Larry Heard, Peggy Gou To Marrakech

With a new layout, extra stage, and return to its original home of Marrakech’ Fellah Hotel, Oasis Festival 2018 has just brought out their phase two lineup for 14 – 16 September, 2018. The pools and palms of the Fellah will now host the likes of DJ Koze, Bradley Zero, Romare, Deetron, Sassy J, Detroit Swindle, La Fleur, Larry Heard (live), Maribou State, Honey Dijon, Jane Fitz, Mr G live, Peggy Gou and DJ Python, and more. The artists join the likes of Carl Cox, Derrick Carter B2B The Black Madonna, Nastia, Octo Octa, Paula Temple, Rødhåd, and all the ... 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

Top 10 Releases In June

As June is slowly running to its end it’s high time to start covering the top 10 releases for this month. Featuring releases from artists such as   #10 Mennie – Callin’ EP | Flashmob LTD | Out now | Italian producer Mennie makes his debut on Flashmob LTD with his ‘Callin’ EP’. With influences from early New York House to laidback Mediterranean vibes, this EP is a perfect fit for Flashmob LTD and the Top 10 Releases of June. Mennie – Callin’ (Original Mix) [soundcloud url=”https://soundcloud.com/djmag/premiere-mennie-callin?in=mennie/sets/mennie-callin-ep-flashmob” comments=”true” auto_play=”false” color=”E40045″ width=”100%” height=”166″] #09 Correspondant Compilation | Correspondant | Vinyl Only| Correspondant present the vinyl sampler for their 3rd ... Read more

Exclusive Interview With Maribou State

With a sound as quintessentially British as the picturesque Hertfordshire village that they call home, Chris Davids and Liam Ivory aka Maribou State have steadily built a glowing international reputation via a string of well-loved EPs and a fistful of remixes (including Kelis, Lana del Ray, Ultraísta).  Well-versed in the art of balance, the duo have been quietly yet mightily refining their touch in recent years, delivering a string of releases (including the much loved Tongue and Truths EPs ) crafted through an incredible studio ethic at their rural bolt-hole “The Shack in the Back”. Far from your typical laptop-reliant producers; ... Read more

Amsterdam Open Air Announces Full Line-Up

Amsterdam Open Air returns for its fifth edition at Gaasperpark. During the weekend of June 6 and 7, Amsterdam nightlife in all its colour and diversity will be represented at one of the biggest festival productions in the Netherlands. The line-up has just been announced, and it’s looking promising, featuring some highly regarded names from the local and international scene. This is going to be a big one. June 6 + 7 | Amsterdam Open Air | Tickets | Gaasperpark |  

On Repeat for Straf_Werk Podcast #011 By Tensnake

After a memorable edition last August, Straf_Werk Festival is back again this year at Sportpark Riekerhaven. Those attending can expect to dance and chill to their heart’s desire and enjoy the range of cookery found at the diverse range of food stands. Topping the line-up among others is German-born Tensnake. The disco enthusiast with a love for the more funky side of house music. Check out his mix to get into the right zone for Saturday. Funk inspirations Born in Hamburg in 1975, Marco Niemerski grew up listening to disco, soul, boogie, funk and the finer cuts of 80s pop, ... Read more