Tag: playhouse

Premiere: Dave Aju – Freeez (SoulPhiction’s Re-Dub)

German DJ and producer Michael Baumann aka SoulPhiction premieres with a track released by Music For Freaks, a British label with a roster that includes artists such as Thugfucker, Phil Weeks, Doc Martin, Derrick Carter, DJ Sneak, Mark Farina, Soul Clap, and others of a similar calibre. Emerging from the late 80s Hip-Hop/Boogie/Funk-Era, Soulphiction started his career by spinning as a hip-hop DJ at local jams in the Stuttgart area. In 1991, he infused Chicago and Detroit based House music into his own style, all the while working at a record store. In 1996 he put out his first two releases on Frankfurt’s stir15 label, followed ... Read more

Mix #078 by Smash TV

Ever heard of Smash TV? You should have, because these guys have been around for quite a while now. Smash TV is now a two-man project, but it wasn’t always like this. Founder Holger Zilske started out in the 90’s producing for bpitchcontrol, creating the albums Electrified and Bits for Breakfast, singles like Yellow Asteroids, Air/Earth and Locomotive Breath plus co-writing and co-production for Ellen Allien including the albums Stadtkind, Berlinette and Thrills. Playhouse, Diynamic and Leena have been recent stations on Holgers path, always displaying a distinct blend of complex arrangements, gargantuan bass lines and sweat-fueled percussion. In 2001 the other half of ... Read more