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Legends Of House Podcast By Terry Farley

After quality entries by Paul Johnson, K’Alexi Shelby, Mr. V, and Orlando Voorn, we continue our Legends of House Podcast series with none other than bona fide UK House legend Terry Farley. Having been on the dancefloor since day dot, Terry Farley has produced some of house music’s most enduring cuts under various guises, including Roach Motel and Bocca Juniors, as well as with Pete Heller as Heller and Farley. A bastion of knowledge when it comes to acid and deep house, as well as dance culture, soul boy trends, and more, Terry is also much lauded for having launched ... Read more

Legends of House Podcast By Orlando Voorn

In cooperation with the brand new Dutch HJCKD Artist Management, we continue our Masters Of House podcast series with none other than Dutch legend Orlando Voorn. Following Master Classes in House music from the likes of Paul Johnson, K’Alexi Shelby, and Mr. V, Orlando Voorn comes as a most welcome addition to the series. Largely considered the preeminent bond between the sounds of Detroit and Amsterdam, Voorn is considered one of the most original and ingenious producers, DJs , and remixers to ever come out of the Netherlands. Legends of House: Paul Johnson, K’Alexi Shelby, Mr. V Drawing his musical ... Read more

Legends Of House Podcast By Mr. V

After Paul Johnson and K Alexi Shelby, our next installation in the Legends Of House podcast series comes from the hands of New York icon in house music: Mr. V. The creator of such tracks as Jus Dance and sweaty hip-hop anthem Da Bump, his own Sole Channel label and  myriad collaborations with peers from across the field.  Mr V is also known as Victor Font, and experiencing his magical DJ sets, original productions or remixes is like taking a trip back in time to dance music’s golden age. It is with this classic sense of spirit and enthusiasm that New York ... Read more

Legends Of House Podcast #002 By K’Alexi Shelby

After Paul Johnson’s  gruesome kick-off to DHA’s new Legends Of House Podcast series, in collaboration with HJCKD AM, last month, we’re following with the second installation to the series with none other than mr. K’Alexi Shelby. This Chi Town native became known for his 1991 EP “It’s Me/Club M.C.M”, which became an instant club classic, appearing on numerous compilations including albums by techno DJs Laurent Garnier and DJ Hell. Over the years, K-Alexi has collaborated with a diverse range of artists including Derrick May, Dave Angel and Felix da Housecat. See also: Paul Johnson Podcast A veteran of house music ... Read more

Festival Report: Buiten Westen 2015

Last Saturday saw Buiten Westen Festival hosting its fourth edition at Westerpark, a stone’s throw away from the Amsterdam city centre. The sold-out event covered six stages where visitors could enjoy a well-curated selection of DJs in house, techno and disco – some of the biggest names brought to the table were Fritz Kalkbrenner, Kerri Chandler, Delano Smith, Aeroplane, Late Nite Tuff Guy, Claptone, Culoe de Song, Max Cooper, Lil Louis and Italojohnson. There was something for everybody though, even for those those that did not even come for the music specifically, but more for the atmosphere, the sideshows, carnival ... Read more

Legends Of House Podcast #001 By Paul Johnson

Welcome to the Legends Of House, DHA’s brand new podcast series installation which will feature the artists that were seminal in shaping and sculpting house music. From the very beginning in Chicago, to the acid explosion in Manchester, to the early adaptations of house in Amsterdam and Rotterdam. Every first week of the month we will present a different artist who has made a significant contribution to the development of house music through the years. In the first period of this prolonged series we will get you acquainted with K Alexi Shelby, DJ Pierre, Orlando Voorn, Doc Martin and DJ ... Read more

Exclusive Interview with Adam Shelton & Subb-An

In 2009, two British DJ/producers with an impressive set of credentials set up One Records. Their project was inspired by the underground parties they went to when they were youths. The productions that are released on OR try to encapsulate the roughness and energy that one feels on those underground parties. The two honchos Adam Shelton and Subb-an have made great strides with their label since then, introducing great new artists and sounds to the scene, as well as showcasing their sonic philosophy all over the world. During ADE we had a chat with the Brits, to find out who’s up-and-coming ... Read more