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DHA Mix #387 By Odd1

Dodi Palese (aka Odd1) has been collecting vinyl for most of his life, soaking up anything to use in order to speak to audiences. For many years he was core resident of clubs in Southern Italy, where he would often spread his musical gospel through funk, jazz, soul, afro, disco, house and techno for up to eight hours at a time. Now, Dodi focuses on following his instincts, making music designed for dancing that veers from afro-funky house to deep and supple minimal techno. He also curates his own the labels What Ever Not, together with Dan Mela, and Engrave ... Read more

Premiere: Aldebaran - Mabisi (Original Mix)

Created by Lehar, Musumeci and Olderic, Multinotes is open to anyone ready to expose their very own musical point of view, not as “family”, but as private club for those willing to challenge the rules of the unknown. It’s second release comes from a brand new project called Aldebaran, whose debut EP “Pace & Tempesta” consists of four tracks perfectly describing Aldebaran’s unique music vision suspended between dream and reality. “Pace & Tempesta” is available 22 June on Multinotes

Premiere: ODD1 - Rumors (Original Mix)

Musumeci and Dodi Palese present the second volume of Engrave Ltd’s various artists collection featuring nine cuts of deepness. Here, Dodi Palese’ side project ODD1 brings the highly in demand ‘Rumors’ as today’s exclusive premiere. The track has been played out continuously by the likes of Âme for some months now and finally sees its release via “Engrave LTD Vol. 2”. “Engrave LTD Vol. 2” is available 2 March on Engrave Ltd

‘All Through The Night’ Interview: Lehar

No stranger to DHA, Lehar’s emotional sets reflects his approach to life: spontaneous and passionate. Aiming to create a night the provides as much as possible, the Dynamic favorite has designed and built his “All Through The Night” concept with this in mind. Now, in the midst of its second tour, Lehar travels everywhere from Beirut to Moscow; Istanbul to Los Angeles, for a complete evening of Lehar (with a few special surprises thrown in). Ahead of the tour’s next date at Bessonizza Moscow (16 February), we caught up with Lehar to get the inside story on the tour, his ... Read more

Premiere: Musumeci - Mood Organs (Original Mix)

“Mood Organs” is available 27 October on Diynamic   Explain the inspirations behind Mood Organs? As I understand it, it continues your development of SCi-Fi influences including Philip K Dick’s “Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep”. In Philip Dick’s “Do Androids Dream Of Electric Sheep” there is an instrument called Mood Organ, it pilots your brain into an emotion or another. The role of this instrument in the novel is negative, basically the government uses this machine to control people emotions and make them perfect users. Anyhow, the incredible potential of such a machine was stimulating my fantasy till the ... Read more

Premiere: HOSH with Musumeci - Rose Marines Saga Original Mix)

HOSH continues to release the singles that made up his recent album, Stories From Sa Talaiawith the final part four and again they come on his own new label, fryhide. Here, ‘Rose Marines Saga’ with Italians Musumeci also known as part of Human Machine gets a little tripped out, with liquid synths and poised bass notes bringing a more wide open and expansive feel to the table. “Stories From Sa Talaia – Chapter 4” is available 18 August on fryhide PRE ORDER

Premiere: Lehar & Musumeci - Jungle Heart (Original Mix)

Here, two artists who are no strangers to DHA, Lehar & Musumeci, join ENDLESS in sharing their passion and romance laden music. The EP – Lotus – is their first collaboration and one that allows listeners the ability to lose themselves within melody and synthetic atmosphere. It’s instantly apparent, just how these two Italian thoroughbreds are mapping out their very own original and unique musical territory. Off the package, we exclusively premiere ‘Jungle Heat’ “Lotus” is available 4 August on ENDLESS

Diynamic Festival Returns To Amsterdam For Landmark Fifth Edition

Back in Amsterdam for its fifth edition, the annual late spring gathering of Solomun’s Diynamic family..the local favorite event, Diynamic Festival 2017. For 11 hours, join Solomun and the extended family of Adriatique, Kollektiv Turmstrasse, H.O.S.H., Stimming, Karmon, Johannes Brecht, Magdalena, Lehar, Undercatt, Musumeci, NTFO, Thyladomid, and Ost & Kjex as they bring 11 hours of melodic, dance madness to the expansive green space that is Amsterdamse Bos. Going down 26 May, 2 stages and thousands of revellers will once again welcome the renowned Hamburg brand back to the Dutch Capital! 26 May | Diynamic Festival 2017 | Tickets | ... Read more

DHA Mix #266 By Musumeci

The music of Musumeci has been heard on the likes of Aeon, Bedrock, Connaisseur, Compost Black Label, Diynamic Music, My Favorite Robot, OFF Recordings, and (of course) his own, Engrave LTD. This multi talented Italian, who is also behind The Sound Of Connaisseur’s radio show on Ibiza Global Radio is (alongside Dodi Palese) now set to release the latest Engrave LTD release in the form of a various artists collection featuring nine tracks reflecting each part of the label music landscape. With tracks from Musumeci, himself, as well as Human Machine, Rancido, Enzo Elia, and many more. Anticipating this most ... Read more

Diynamic Festival Returns To Amsterdam This Summer With Solomun And Fam

With two stages running 12-23 on 26 May, Amsterdamse Bos once again welcomes the extended Diynamic family for their annual Amsterdam celebration. Not much really needs to be said here, though….right? For its fifth edition, Diynamic Festival will feature its founder SOLOMUN, alongside label mates ADRIATIQUE, KOLLEKTIV TURMSTRASSE (live), H.O.S.H, STIMMING (live), KARMON, Johannes Brecht (live), Magdalena, Lehar, Undercatt, Musumeci, NTFO, Thyladomid and Ost & Kjex (live). 26 May | Diynamic Festival 2017 | Tickets | Amsterdamse Bos

Premiere: The Element – Morphius (Original Mix)

Maltese X-Man The Element lands on Engrave Ltd with a release that includes remixes from the Italian duo VII Circle and Sicilian DJ/Producer Musumeci. The original mix is dominated by an obscure pulsating beat and brass combo, culminating into a dramatic break just in time to breath before the final ride. Andrea Vallisneri and Andrea Casari under their VII Circle moniker turns Morphius into an even darker and more hypnotic atmosphere giving back a deeper perspective of the main hook. Finally Musumeci pushes things towards more progressive and melodic territories adding a hell of an arpeggio he found behind the texture ... Read more

Premiere: Human Machine – The Mule (Original Mix)

Premiering on DHA is Human Machine, a musical project composed of four Sicilian DJs and friends: Musumeci, Sisio, Simeone and Pavi. Mixing their 4 different musical roots and skills into one new identity, the Sicilian combo have a simple rule: make danceable music. After their debut 12″ ‘Black Mechanism‘ on Engrave Ltd put them on the map, Human Machine made an appearance on Connaisseur Recordings with the strong 146 EP still hot in Ibiza and in the most influential DJs’ sets. This time around Human Machine’s latest EP will be released by the Berlin-based label Exit Strategy, already receiving full support by Ame, Dixon, Solomun and Adriatique. Available 22 ... Read more

Premiere: Lehar – Number One Hero (Original Mix)

2DIY4 has added yet another talented new artist to their ranks in the form of Lehar. While Lehar’s original cut, Number One Hero, is premiering here on DHA, the Diynamic sister-label enlisted two on point remixes from Musumeci and Peter Pardeike to complete a tidy package. Venetian artist Lehar makes music that is romantic and carefully composed. He has a sublime sense of mood and groove, and has thus far released twice on Offenbach imprint Connaisseur Recordings. Here he serves up more slick bass and intriguing melodies, continuing to turn heads at the discotechs. “Number One Hero” is available 11 ... Read more

Premiere: The Element & Musumeci – Pneuma (Original Mix)

Today, we exclusively premiere The Element & Musumeci’s “Pneuma”, from their forthcoming EP of the same name, an alluring affair that’s rounded off by Lehar and Olderic on remix duties. Musumeci is a musical project by Mauro Di Martino, sicilian dj and producer since late 80s. ‘The Gemini Project’ album on his own label Engrave Ltd has put Musumeci on the map thanks to the massive support by djs like Dixon, Ame, Mano Le Tough and Solomun just to name a few. His music appears also on Aeon, Bedrock, Connaisseur, Compost Black Label, Diynamic Music, My Favorite Robot and OFF Recordings. ... Read more

Top 10 Releases in July

The month is coming to an end which means it is time for us to present the Top 10 Releases in July to you. #10 Clarian – Kill For Love EP | Anjunadeep | Out now | Previously one half of Footprintz, Clarian has released on Visionquest, Turbo, Life and Death and Culprit as a solo artist, not to mention his acclaimed collaborations with Guy Gerber and Seth Troxler. Now he is combining the warm hum and factory grit of analog machinery, sequencers, and haunted strings, his tracks transport the listener into alternate states of mind in his newest ‘Kill For Love’ EP on Anjunadeep. ... Read more