Tag: Oli Furness

Mix #009 By Oli Furness

Nine weeks into our mix series and we’ve topped over one MILLION plays on our Soundcloud page, that’s an average of over 100,000 plays per week. Insane! Many thanks to everyone who’s been supporting our site so far. This week’s mixtape comes from one of our favourite DJs, Mr. Oli Furness. Oli is resident at Sankeys in Manchester and the owner of the always excellent Music Is Love label. Music Is Love has a simple ethos, which is to represent substance, quality and diversity – themes that are all wrapped around the basic house music foundation. Good times, dancefloor vibes ... Read more

UK Sounds Podcast by Samuel Deep

Sylvestro Tjon Sack Kie AKA Samuel Deep is a young house DJ and producer, born and raised in Utrecht. He founded and co runs SlapFunk, an infamous party crew and label. As a matter of fact, the first ever SlapFunk party was held to celebrate his birthday. SlapFunk parties became more and more popular throughout the year, but after winning the Metro DJ Contest things really started moving for this talented artist. Today he has carved a unique niche in the Dutch scene with a progressive ear for electronic sounds and beats emanating from across Europe. His sound sits comfortably ... Read more

UK Sounds Throw One More Banger To Close 2013 In Style

Friday the 27th, also known as third Christmas day, the warehouse space of Dhoem Dhaam in Amsterdam Noord prepares itself for the 9th edition of Amsterdam success night UK Sounds. This time the organization booked Waze & Odyssey as their headliner next to A Lister, previously booked hero Oli furness and the very talented Samuel Deep. Alongside are the UK Sounds residents Alexander Valentijn, Jimmy van Esch and Prunk. UK Sounds has all the ingredients of a present day quality nightlife concept with international appeal where the music is central to the event. Apart from that, the location couldn’t have been better ... Read more

How was our 1 Year Anniversary ?

On the 13th of April we celebrated our 1 Year Anniversary together with UK Sounds in Studio K, Amsterdam. We invited Ejeca, Jonny Cade, Kezla and Oli Furness from the UK to make it an extra special night and Ejeca even did a special 4 hour set for us. 3 from the 4 names never played in Amsterdam or The Netherlands before. The crowd was very enthusiastic and people repeatedly asked who ‘Ejeca’ was, as they loved his 4 hour set. A special night it certainly was and we wouldn’t be able to accomplish this party without the help from ... Read more

Article 3voor12: Ejeca’s first appearance in the Netherlands

Dutch authority on the musical arts 3voor12 has written an article about our birthday bash in collaboration with UK Sounds next Saturday, celebrating our one-year anniversary. 3voor12 has picked up on the fact that one of our headliners Ejeca is going to make his debut on Dutch soil. He will be playing a four-hour set, something we’re very proud of. Next to Ejeca, three other big UK stars Kezla, Jonny Cade and Oli Furness will be headlining our Deep House jubilee. The article also offers a nice summary of the things we have done and experienced over the first year ... Read more

Deep House Amsterdam’s Birthday

Today is a very special day for us, exactly one year ago we started Deep House Amsterdam. A milestone you won’t forget soon and a step in the right direction for some beautiful things to come. But before we start talking all about our plans, let’s just stay with the celebration of our birthday. On the 13th of April we are going to celebrate our 1 Year Anniversary and we invited some amazing artists for this special day. We have 4 international artists, of which 3 of them will play in the Netherlands for the first time ever! We are ... Read more

Mix #050 by Oli Furness ‘1 Year Anniversary Special’

Oli Furness’s love for house music started in the 90’s during the start of the warehouse scene in Manchester, where the sounds of Detroit and Chicago filtered through the UK. Fast forward a decade and Oli has built up a strong collection of analogue hardware and is now steadily building a highly praised reputation for his warm, soulful tracks that embrace the origins of old school house with a forward thinking, modern production approach. Next to being an artist and producer, Oli is the owner of the ‘Music Is Love’ label on which the Dutch boys ‘New Jack City’ took ... Read more