Tag: Matt Tolfrey

RPMM Festival Completes Lineup With Art Department, Jackmaster, Margaret Dygas & More For Inaugural Edition

Portugal’s anticipated RPMM Festival has just brought the final names for its inaugural edition on July 28th and 29th 2018. Amongst them are, Jackmaster, Matt Tolfrey, Margaret Dygas, Barac, D’Julz, Mella Dee, Patrice Scott, Jasper James, Matthias Tanzmann, Art Department, Death on the Balcony, Kenny Glasgow, Nitin, Robin Ordell, Geddes, Varhat, Alexis Raphael and many more. These artists add to the already revealed Âme DJ, Matthew Dear, Francesca Lombardo, Guy Gerber and Damian Lazarus. Porto is one of the oldest European cities and its historical core has been a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1996. For RPMM, it will host ... Read more

Premiere: MANIK - The Right Moves (Kim Ann Foxman Remix)

10 Years of VIVa MUSiC saw the imprint solidify their position as one of house and techno’s most prolific and distinguished labels. 10 Years of VIVa MUSiC saw the imprint solidify their position as one of house and techno’s most prolific and distinguished labels featuring contributions from Eats Everything, Mathew Jonson, Andrea Oliva, Catz ‘N Dogz and more. One year later, VIVa now call in a host of house and techno’s most respected names to remix 2016’s milestone release, with Kim Ann Foxman, Richy Ahmed, Groove Armada, Matt Tolfrey and more set to make appearances. Here, Firehouse founder Kim Ann ... Read more

Q-Factory: Amsterdam East’s ADE Gem

Nestled within the cultural melting post that is Amsterdam’s Oost neighborhood stands the industrial, multi purpose venue, Q-Factory. Reminiscent of city center attractions like Melkweg and Paradiso, Q-Factory is Amsterdam’s only other all purpose music venue, able to hold some 1300 between its two cavernous halls. From live music to underground dance, the venue’s place within the cultural landscape of Amsterdam’s most diverse neighborhood cannot be understated. A center for community, with its practice, work, and studio space, full service cafe, and upcoming hotel, Q-Factory literally breathes creativity. Now, with Amsterdam Dance Event (ADE) right around the corner, the venue ... Read more

Do Not Sleep Announces Huge ADE Showcase

This summer Do Not Sleep has firmly established itself as one of the Ibiza’s most popular parties each Sunday at Space. Now, driving forward from a solid summer season, Do Not Sleep descends onto DOK Amsterdam as part of Amsterdam Dance Event (ADE) 2016. Staying true to their ethos of curating lineup’s from house and techno’s most exciting and pioneering names, 23rd October will see Ibizan residents Darius Syrossian, Alan Fitzpatrick and Nick Curly be joined by a host of talent, including Anja Schneider, Detlef, Leon, Josh Butler, Matt Tolfrey and many more. 23 October | Do Not Sleep ADE ... Read more

Premiere: Joyce Muniz – Daydreaming Feat ENEQUIST (Jozif Remix)

Londoner Jozif provides a dreamy remix of the Vienna-based DJ and Brazilian Euro-club connoisseur Joyce Muniz.  After breaking through with standout releases off labels such as Wolf + Lamb, Mobilee, and Ministry of Sound – Jozif continues to build on the success of his sound. He has been enlisted by the cultured likes of Mobilee, Suol and Compost for remixes, and received much love from artists such as Sasha, Giles Peterson, Andrew Weatherall, and Damian Lazarus. It’s his serene, carefully permeated slo-mo ambiance that’s imbued his musical admirers. For proof of his artistic ability in the booth, you only need ask anyone who has seen him play at places like Space Ibiza, Verboten ... Read more

Interview: Audiojack

Audiojack have turned a chance encounter into one of the UK’s most prominent underground house ambassadors. Debuting on Matt Tolfrey’s Leftroom in 2006 before being snapped up by their long time home (and birthplace of their 2009 album ‘Radio’), 20:20 Vision, Audiojack have since gone on to releases and remixes for the likes of Get Physical, Bpitch and Diynamic. Completing the Audiojack picture is Gruuv, a label set up in 2010 which has quickly become a must-check imprint, especially for new talent. Also attracting material from Uner, Deepgroove and Tiger Stripes. Going forward, the duo team up with Kevin Knapp to ... Read more

Mix #160 By Matt Tolfrey

Matt Tolfrey might be one of the last great British DJs or, at least, this is what Seth Troxler has to say about the London based DJ, producer and label owner. Matt Tolfrey’s career really kicked off in 2002 when he held his residency at Nottingham’s The Bomb. There he was able to showcase his varied selection, open mind and the ability to read and lead a crowd. These skills made it possible for the allrounder to keep UK house and techno very much on the map, helping him link with both veterans and the younger generation. Tolfrey’s Leftroom imprint, founded in 2005, has seen releases from ... Read more

India’s First Open Air Festival To Take Place This Weekend

There is a scene on the rise in a country where you might not expect it at first. We’re not talking about upcoming hotspots in Middle and South-America, nor are we talking about Johannesburg or the Balkans. India is the place we’re referring to, and to its most populous metropolitan area in particular: Mumbai. A team of nightlife veterans there, who’ve garnered experience and know-how from looking at the underground scene in the West, are celebrating their 1 year anniversary of event hosting with a bold new adventure, India’s very first open air, mainly focused on house and deep house. ... Read more

Full Premiere: Jozif – Under The Thumb ft. Jenny Jones (Original Mix)

One of Culprit’s core artists, jozif, known for a veritable musical outpouring, is bound to deliver five delicious new originals. Too rich with originality and some of jozif’s best ideas to be contained within one collection, “Waikiki” will be released in two parts, accompanied by exciting reworks coming from some of the label’s favourite artists. Check out the full premiere of one the cuts hottest features, ‘Under The Thumb’. Part 1 shows jozif’s unwavering dedication to genre­-defying, timeless dance music. Analogue disco meets old school r’n’b and funk, framed by a modern deep house feel, all delivered with jozif’s typical ... Read more

Culprit Podcast #002 By jozif

The LA-based imprint Culprit, founded by the DJ/producer trio Droog, is known for their careful selection of funky and modernistic underground house music. @Culpritla has released records for distinguished and celebrated names like Lee Foss, Lee Curtiss, Jamie Jones, MANIK, Kenneth James Gibson, Seth Troxler, Inxec, Matt Tolfrey, Subb-an, Martin Buttrich, Ryan Crosson, Shaun Reeves, Soul Clap, Tanner Ross, jozif and many more. The latter has now hooked up a damn fine mixtape full of the deepest and sexiest tunes to tingle your ears. After breaking through with standout releases on labels like Wolf & Lamb back in 2010, the ... Read more