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DYSTōPIA Podcast By Javi Redondo

Since the 90s, Javi Redondo has crafted a career that would help define Spain’s electronic music scene, making him one of the most significant characters in the country’s scene today. This has brought his eclecticism all over Europe to clubs like Fabric, Rex Club and Panorama Bar, where his genre defying style successfully mixes downbeat rarities with everything from Disco and Techno to Post-Punk and everything in between. Since 2007, Javi has also been a prolific producer, having released on Meant, My Favorite Robot, Astrolab and Correspondant, the latter of which sees him join label head Jennifer Cardini alongside Frankey ... Read more

Premiere: Speaking Minds & Amarcord - Mermaid's Chant (Rave Mix)

Speaking Minds has a slick tech, funk and dub heavy house sound that has seen his music get plays from names like Dixon and Mano Le Tough. He has released on the likes of AEON and Music Autonomica and is now part of the global DJ circuit, playing all the key clubs and festivals. Here, leading Canadian imprint My Favorite Robot welcome Speaking Minds back for a third time, two years after the Italian’s previous EP on the label, linking up with this time with Amarcord. From the package, today’s premiere is the Rave Mix of ‘Mermaid’s Chant,’ a brilliantly ... Read more

DHA Mix #360 By Chloé

Ever since her first EP, “Erosoft” (2002), Chloé has not merely strung together purely functional tracks, she has been crafting narratives made from sound. As much a film enthusiast as an electronic music composer, Chloé’s works has found itself on the likes of BPitch Control, Live at Robert Johnson, Kill the DJ, My Favorite Robot, and Throne of Blood, while also having set a reputation for live sets that thrill by an innate sense of coherence with which she reconciles the eclectic styles presented in her work. Now, the mind behind Lumière Noire, a platform for protégés, Chloé presents her ... Read more

DHA Mix #346 By Theus Mago

Theus Mago is the alter ego of established Mexican producer Mateo González, a consequence to the urge of freely exploring and experimenting with a more post-industrial driven side. Responsible for dance music projects such as Bufi (Kitsuné/Discotexas), Sonido Fantasma (Turbo Recordings) and currently co-head of label Duro, Theus Mago has also released via Correspondant, Lumiere Noire, Turbo Recordings, La Dame Noire, My Favorite Robot and soon on Ombra Intl. This spring, Theus Mago will bring his sounds to Europe for the month with a tour spanning Vilnus (30 March), Barcelona (31 March), Valencia (6 April), Berlin (7 & 14 April), ... Read more

Premiere: Iñigo Vontier - B1 (Original Mix)

Iñigo Vontier’s journey with music begins in the early 2000s with a cheap machine drum in his bedroom. His releases are full of cosmic sounds and rough beats with releases on many international labels so far such as Turbo Recordings, Correspondant, Her Majestys Ship, Lumiere Noire and My Favorite Robot just to name a few. In the last years he has been climbing in the international scene with support by artists like Solomun, Dixon, Chloe, Tiga, Maceo Plex, Ame, as well as a Red Axes collaboration. This past year, Iñigo Vontier also started his own label alongside Thomass Jackson called ... Read more

Toronto’s Electric Island Announce Huge 2 Day Season Finale

On 3 – 4 September, North American fans of House & Techno will celebrate the long, Labour Day weekend with the season finale of Electric Island. Toronto’s seminal summer event, Electric Island returns to their original home of Hanlan’s Point with Claude VonStroke, Chris Liebing, CRi, Dixon, Dusky, Gab Rhome, Mall Grab, My Favorite Robot, Nitin, Sonny Fodera, Soul Clap, Sven Väth, The Black Madonna, and Yotto. Also on hand over the course of the two day festival will be warm ups from local favorites Brian Johnson, Jamie Kidd, Jeff Button, Koki, Sam Haze, Simon Jain and Terence Kissner. 2 ... Read more

FACT Brings Nine Events To Barcelona’s Off Week

Once again, the guys from FACT worldwide will take over Barcelona’s Off Week with events at FACT Club, OW Club, La Terrrazza and FACT Diagonal. Known for their colourful and atmospheric events in London, Ibiza, and International destinations, FACT famous parties bringing the biggest and best labels and artists to town. This year, the festivities kick off Wednesday, June 14th and run every day until Saturday 17th, hosting parties in collaboration with Hotflush Recordings, Blakksheep, All Day I Dream, Warung, Watergate, Flash, My Favorite Robot, Drumcode, Second State and Figure Nacht . LINE UP: June 14: FACT OFF WEEK · ... Read more

DHA Mix #291 By UNDO

UNDO is a Barcelona based DJ and Producer who releases records on labels such as Correspondant, My Favorite Robot, Beachcoma, La Dame Noir, Areal Records and his own Factor City imprint. With more than a decade in the game, the long term Razzmatazz (The Loft and Lolita) resident has played in some of the best clubs and festivals around the globe – Panorama Bar, Fabric, Rex Club, Nuits Sonores Festival, Rework Festival, Lethargy Festival, Monegros Festival, Club 2 CLub, DGTL, Piknic Electronic – and is considered one of the leading Catalan tastemakers in dance music. Now, welcome UNDo to DHA ... Read more

Morocco’s Oasis Festival Announces Second Wave of Artists

A new festival experience will arrive in Morocco this summer, with the debut edition of Oasis, taking place from 11-13 September, and with it comes today’s announcement of the event’s second wave of artists. Nestled on the outskirts of the bustling city of Marrakech at the stunning Fellah Hotel, Oasis is unlike any other event in the region, with DJ Harvey, Âme, Guy Gerber, Ellen Allien, Matthew Dear, Chloé and Axel Boman already set to perform. Now, the second wave of acts has been revealed. Along with an exclusive b2b set from Cassy and tINI, acts including Dyed Soundorom, Gerd Janson, Nicole Moudaber and ... Read more

DHA & The Boom Room Present: Stefan Z In The Mix

Canadian producer, DJ, promoter and Rhombus label head has a strong musical background. Playing everything from trumpet, piano to the drums and  listening to his father’s Vangelis records definitely helped him shape his sound, ranging from house to techno and beyond. For the collaboration between DHA and The Boom Room he sat down and put together his first studio mix since summer 2014. Stefan already mastered many tools a good producer needs when growing up. After being exposed to electronic music in junior high and attending his first rave near Vancouver he was hooked. This was in the year 2000. Since his first release on Berlin label Resopal Shallware ... Read more

BPM Festival 2015 Report – Part 1

Last week the 8th edition of the BPM Festival was held in Playa del Carmen, Mexico. Originally conceived as an event for people in the hospitality industry – BPM stood for Bartenders, Promoters, Managers – over the years the festival has grown to a gathering of DJ’s, producers and electronic dance music fans. With ten days filled with 80 events, 350 artists and over 50,000 enthusiastic party people, it has become the official dance music kick off of the year. BPM consists of daytime and nighttime events hosted by record labels and promoters. The parties take place at seven venues, ... Read more

Top 10 Releases In October

Ibiza has closed shop for the season, that means that Summer is officially over now.. Well, that doesn’t mean that there won’t be any sweet releases to look forward to. Because this month is filled to the brim with the hottest records. Here’s our top 10 releases in October! #10 Josh Butler & Bontan ft. Josh Barry – We Found A Place EP | MTA Records | 29-09-2014 | On September 29th 2014 two of house musics rising stars Josh Butler & Bontan collaborate for the very first time to deliver We Found A Place, a solid delivery featuring the ... Read more

Top 10 Upcoming Releases In August/September

More than enough fine cuts dropping in August & September. Check out our selection right here and listen to some of the tunes they’re carrying. Here’s the top 10 upcoming releases by Fur Coat, Qtier, Gardens Of God, Gorgon City, Beesmunt Soundsystem and more.. 1. Fur Coat – U Turn EP | Crosstown Rebels | 25/08/2014 | Venezuelan producers Fur Coat step up for a grand return to their spiritual home of Crosstown Rebels armed with a solid stack of weapons to vamp up the dancefloor. Showcasing the duo’s most thoughtful and restrained material to date, the ‘U Turn EP’ ... Read more

Subjekt Podcast #001 by disCerN

At the beginning of 2013, a collaboration was initiated between two DJ/producers of considerable and off-centre qualities. Their names are Jonny Cruz and Silky. Together they are disCerN. The chemistry between the two is instantly recognisable when you hit the play button to this very first Subjekt Podcast. Both chaps already have extensive experience in the studio and quite some releases under their belt. Jonny’s music has been released on underground institutes My Favorite Robot and One Records. Silky’s tunes have been dropped on imprints like Off, Suruba, My Favorite Robot and Nurvous to name a few. When the two met ... Read more

Review: Luca Lozano – Dobb Meep EP

Luca Lozano has a new drop out on Disc Over Music, and it’s sounds pretty out of the ordinary. In a good way though. The concept of Disc Over Music started merely from Tim Green’s visualization of colorful and enthralling records. Shaped by a distinctive approach towards house music, the label reformed sights on the dance floor by mingling with two opposite emotional states of dance music. Their first release conveyed from Tim Green with two originals, along with remixes from Timo Maas & My Favorite Robot. The result? Well, an inspiring record that sets the tone for more to ... Read more