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[Playlist] Moon Boots’ First Landing Autobiography

Hailing from Brooklyn, Moon Boots has just dropped his first album – “First Landing” – via Anjunadeep. Cutting his teeth in Chicago to DJs like Derrick Carter and Frankie Knuckles, it was Moon Boots’ early releases via French Express that really put him on the music (and blog) map. Since, his music has been championed by the likes of Annie Mac (UK) and Jason Bentley (LA) while his online mixes have racked up millions of streams. Now, with his ambitious, 10 track debut album out, Moon Boots offers this very eclectic selection of tracks, which were seminal in his musical ... Read more

America’s Summer Dream Festival Gratitude Migration Returns For Third Year

The stateside, beach music and art festival known as Gratitude Migration returns this weekend, 14-16 July, for its third edition. Held at New Jersey’s hELLO Beach, the event is packed with a diverse lineup featuring crowd favorites and undiscovered talent, centered around this year’s theme, “United in Gratitude”. The mission-driven festival is one for bridging the gaps between creative city-dwelling communities and the local town of Keansburg, NJ. It fuses the principles of Burning Man of New York City, with an ethos bringing the practice of gratitude as well as an exchange of cultural, creative, and community values to under-served ... Read more

Premiere: Isaac Tichauer – Higher Level (Original Mix)

Australian producer Isaac Tichauer drops two infectious house tracks on the burgeoning and mysterious LOFT Records imprint. Back in 2013 Tichauer signed to French Express, home to Jonas Rathsman, Moon Boots and label owner Perseus, where he dropped his lauded ‘Devotion’ LP – a fact made all the more inspiring knowing that the album is a first effort from a producer born completely deaf and now lives with just one working ear. Now residing in London, Tichauer joins the LOFT Records roster alongside the likes of Ejeca, Citizen and Dorsia for the label’s third release. Street Lessons EP is released ... Read more

Mix #148 By Moon Boots

The mysterious New York City-based DJ Moon Boots entered this world in the mid-1980s via Cape Canaveral, Florida. After years of service as the preferred footwear of celebrity astronauts, Moon Boots sprung to life whilst on a (highly) classified experiment aboard the International Space Station. Little is known of what actually transpired, but in short, Moon Boots became a sentient creature, equipped with reason, intuition, and groove. Finding solace in the soothing sounds of underground disco and R&B boogie records, Moon Boots knew it was only of matter of time before he was “hung up” like so many of his ... Read more