Tag: Mix

Marcel Dettmann Tapped For Latest DJ-Kicks Edition

Marcel Dettmann is set to release the latest edition of esteemed mix series DJ-Kicks, arriving on 14 October. The latest chapter in a career of achievement, Dettmann follows recent submissions by the likes of Moodymann and Jackmaster, with an unreleased production heavy mix meant for the connoisseurs and the casuals. As the Berghain resident states on the mix, “[it is a]lost and found story – I can draw from 25 years of collecting records, digging deep, revisiting, researching,” resulting in 19 tracks spanning a wide array of subgenres; ranging from a new vocal-led Stnuff Trax release, to rapping on Clarence ... Read more

18 Hrs Podcast By Monika Kruse

In light of her upcoming performance at 18 HRS Festival in July,Terminal M label boss & DJ Monika Kruse provides an exclusive podcast. Alongside running labels Terminal Mand Electric Avenue, she’s an active performer, producer, and philanthropist. She’s been across the industry wide and deep, in all directions performing at anything from Space Ibiza to Berghain in Berlin. She’s dazzled at festivals such as Time Warp, Melt Festival, 18 Hour Festival, Eastern Electrics UK, Ultra Music Festival in Miami and South America, Sonus Croatia, Awakenings ADE, and SEMF Stuttgart. For 18 Hrs Festival, Monika will hold up the Terminal M stage alongside Mathias Kaden, Uner, Nick Curly, Anna, Chelina ... Read more

Mix #210 By Baikal

Ascribing his DJ name to the translation of ‘rich lake’, Berlin-based Baikal provides a mix to showcase his multi-layered sound. It’s one best described as electronic music for the heart, mind and feet. Known for the various outstanding remixes he’s done for names such as Ian Pooley of Innervisions or Isolee of Tamed Musiq, his musical mindset is best portrayed on his original release for Maeve (a collaboration between Mano Le Tough and The Drifter).  With enough experience in the studio, behind the decks, and gigs across the hotspots in Europe, USA and the UK – Baikal delivers a philosophy easily heard in his mixes. He recently released ... Read more

Mix #208 By Magit Cacoon

After the release of her Subterranean Fiction EP via Rebellion, Israeli producer and DJ Magit Cacoon brings the heat in an exclusive mix. Based in Berlin, Magit Cacoon launched her career through a residency at Sweat Lodge Radio, where she went on setting up her own label Girl Scout in 2011. With only a few carefully selected releases on the label, Girl Scout has grown to house original productions, tracks, and remixes of her own and her network of friends which include Kasper Bjorke, &Me, Nico Purman, Oliver Deutschmann, Tigerskin, and more. In 2012, she teamed up with the Upon.You family for the release of her A Place to Dream About track. ... Read more

Mix #205 By Motip White

Entering the realm of the DHA Mix Series is the shadowy producer & DJ based in Germany – Motip White. Little is known about Motip White, however in 2015, he released his debut EP on the Cologne-based label Dorfjungs Records. As a follow up to this, Motip is releasing The White EP in May. Taking the shape of 4 tracks that fit the title of a short album rather than a typical EP, the release carries the make-up of various contrasting musical elements. Working well with strong, spacey synthesizer sounds, he draws samples from the furthest borders of the digital realm – exhibiting them in imaginative large, white halls. His DJ sets ... Read more

Mix #204 By Lane 8

Daniel Goldstein, best known by his stage name Lane 8, is an American-born musician, electronic music producer, and DJ based in Leipzig, Germany. The 27-year old producer is providing an exclusive mix for us here on DHA. Influenced by Pete Rock and DJ Premier, it was his touch with pulsing electronica grooves and woozy glitch-pop that put him on the radar of Anjunadeep A&R executive Jody Wisternoff. In 2013, he signed to Anjunadeep, where he released his debut album ‘Rise‘ in the summer of 2015. He’s gone on releasing music on labels such as Anjunadeep, French Express and Suara.  He recently announced the launch of his new event/label This Never ... Read more

Mix #203 By Sau Poler

Emerging from Spain’s Golden years in the early 2000s is Sau Poler, an electronic musician and producer from Barcelona, proving an exclusive mix for us here at DHA. In 2015, the Badalona-born musician toured Amsterdam, New York, Barcelona, Montreal, Paris, Berlin, Hamburg, Mexico, and Calgary. He was invited to play at the Boiler Room Generator show in Barcelona, all the meanwhile remixing Touch Sensitive for the Australian label Future Classic. Since 2013, he has released 3 EPs and an album via Atomnation, and was invited by Sonar Copenhagen & Transmusicales to perform a live set. Sau Poler has been smoothly riding the surface of the public eye ... Read more

Mix #197 By Teenage Mutants

The childhood memory-evoking artist Teenage Mutants has decided to return from space to join the DHA Mixtape series. Hailing from Mainz, Germany – TM has established himself as a superhero amongst his fans. Rather than being composed of a team of four swashbuckling turtles, TM is a one-man show. In 2013, his career hit-off rather quickly when his collaboration with OFF founder Andre Crom – on the track ‘Hanging On’ – went straight to #1 on Beatport. Since then, TM has released on labels such as Suara, Stil vor Talent, Light my Fire, Kittball, Katermukke and Nurvous; placing him alongside other ... Read more

SXMusic Festival Podcast By H.O.S.H.

In anticipation of his gig at the Caribbean SXMusic Festival is Holger Behn aka H.O.S.H., a DJ who prizes the art of mixing records and sequencing journeys – preferably long ones – over anything else. Since 2006, H.O.S.H. has had a key role in the Hamburg-based Diynamic crew (alongside flat mate and label boss Solomun and frequent collaborator Stimming) and, as a result, has helped steer house music into new waters. H.O.S.H. also arranges a string of free, open-air festivals throughout the summer such as the Grünanlage Festivals in northern Germany. “I am a DJ/producer/promoter as music is the only constant thing in my life which didn’t bore me. ... Read more

Mix #193 By Prosumer

Up next on the DHA mixtape series is Edinburgh-based Achim Brandenburg aka Prosumer. Originally from Saarbruecken, he’s a highly respectable artist who has a passion for house music, smoothly produces records on the occasion, and enjoys sharing the music he loves. While deriving his name from Alvin Toffler’s techno sci-fi-bible The Third Wave (producing and consuming at the same time), Prosumer lives up to his name. Creating an album with Murat Tepeli and collaborating with artists such as Tama Sumo, Prosumer has put his name on labels like Frankfurt’s Playhouse, Running Back and Swayzak’s 240 Volts. On top of having ... Read more

Mix #175 By Pieter Jansen

With over 25 000 new songs released every week, and probably not a lesser amount of mixes, it is impossible not to get lost among what not to miss. While on the other end of the rope there is the struggle of the young artists trying to break through to their potential future fans. What is good, that given the opportunity, they will show everything they’ve got to impress. One of these win-win for all situations we have today, with a local selector and mixer, Pieter Jansen, presenting his mix to listeners and readers of Deep House Amsterdam. His style ... Read more

Mix #170 + Interview: Nick Curly

Ever since his memorable breakthrough in 2008, Nick Curly has established himself as one of the pre-eminent international acts in the modern era of house music. Nick’s run of timeless, club-ready 12”’s and remixes have constantly and consistently found the mark amongst both music fans and his DJ peers. He currently stands at #4 in industry bible Resident Advisor’s most charted acts of all-time, sitting in alongside luminaries Maceo Plex, Butch, Radio Slave and Maya Jane Coles in the top 5, and he has become one of the world’s most in-demand DJs. The majority of Nick’s output has appeared on ... Read more

Mix #159 By Agents Of Time

Todays mix comes from Italian trio Agents Of Time, some of the most mysterious newcomers of the past few years within the electronic sphere of house and techno. The project started back in 2013 when Andrea Di Ceglie, Fedele Ladisa and Luigi Tutolo decided to work as a collective. Not even a year later, in May 2014, they released their first album on British label, Stem Records, which was was soon followed by landmark EP ‘Polina’ on Jennifer Cardini’s Correspondant label. This year they’re still keen on sending a strong message and demonstration of what they’re capable of. So far they started the year ... Read more