Tag: Podcast

DHA Mix #405 By Damon Jee

French DJ/Producer Damon Jee started his career in the early 1990’s. During his DJ residency in Spain between 2001 and 2009, he started up collaborations with the likes of John Acquaviva and Olivier Giacomotto. Then his productions have been released on labels as diverse and versatile as Tora Tora, Definitive Recordings, Clouded Vision, Days of Being Wild, Nein, Rotten City, Roam, and have been playlisted by Ivan Smagghe, Chloe, Daniel Avery, Erol Alkan, Ewan Pearson, Optimo, Solumun, Jennifer Cardini, Rebolledo, Dixon and many more. Over the last 10 years, Damon Jee always remains true to himself and has become a ... Read more

Radio fryhide 11 By Groj

Continuing to impress with its steady flow of releases, HOSH’s fryhide imprint brings the eleventh edition of its monthly radio show – Radio fryhide. Each month, a different fryhide artist features on the show and for October we have Montreal’s Groj. Stay tuned to DHA each month for Radio fryhide, and look out for the new one from 1979 – “Metro” available 26 October.

DHA Mix #404 By Pin Up Club

Dynamic Amsterdam-based Producers Pin Up Club seduce crowds with enchanting beats and filthy basslines. Whether through DJ sets or synth-laden live performances, the duo’s trippy, left-field sound with EBM and Dark Disco influences spellbind those in its midsts. Originally a one-man operation of Josef van Galen, Pin Up Club truly hit their stride when evolving into a duo with the addition of born-musician Jelle Imbos in 2015. Since they have released the well-received “Friends Of The Vortex” and “The Forever Machine” EPs on Bordello A Parigi, while bringing performances everywhere from DGTL to Berlin’s Salon Zur Wilden Renate. Now, with ... Read more

Degustibus Music Gems Selected By Rubini

Founded in 2011, Degustibus Music is a low key collective with a quality over quantity approach reinforced by a distinct visual style. The collective is comprised of a quartet of mysterious musical figures, Fango, Batongo, Ditongo, and Rubini. The label’s ethos draws from the Latin, “De gustibus non est disputandum”, or “In matters of taste, there can be no disputes”. With a sole focus on its individual artists, each with the own unique vision and approach to sound, Degustibus Music is one of the few labels out there able to create a complete landscape of sound resulting in heavily support ... Read more

DHA Mix #403 By The Golden Filter

The Golden Filter, originally from NYC, are a London based Art-Disco duo consisting of Penelope Trappes and Stephen Hindman. TItaloeleased the italo disco inspired track “Solid Gold” in 2008, and have since steadily released singles, EPs and albums on labels like Vinyl Factory, Brille, Kitsune, and are currently releasing on Optimo Music with darker techno tracks and minimal wave, and odd analog pop music. Since relocating to London, The Golden Filter have been making music, writing film soundtracks, playing live and DJing throughout clubs and festivals all over Europe and beyond. Here, ahead of the 23 November launch of their ... Read more

DHA Mix #402 By Fedele

As one of the three minds behind the acclaimed Italian outfit Agents of Time, Fedele is part of an emerging wave of artists eager to explore new territories of electronic music. Driven by a devotion to the underground and a yearning for forward-thinking sounds, his DJ sets are comprised as a stream of compelling, emotive beats and textures irrespective of preconceived mainstream inclinations. With a diverse background of classical instrumentation, as well as Hip Hop, R’n’B, Soul, and Nu-Disco, it was his penchant for free-spirited House and Techno’s unpredictable soundscapes that led to enthusiastic releases on the likes of Undulate ... Read more

DHA Mix #401 By Pedro Martins

The founder of Karakter Records, Amsterdam resident Pedro Martins is a connoisseur, crate digger of the hypnotic, rhythmic and the intense alternative music. Pedro’s knack for quality and selection has landed him gigs in most of The Netherlands most famed booths including Amsterdam’s De Marktkantine, Radion, Chicago Social Club, Ruigoord, Magneet Festival, Georgies Festival, and Red Light Radio, Den Haag’s Het Magazijn, and Utrecht’s Poema. Internationally, Pedro has appeared at the likes of Sisyphos, Burg Schnabel and Birgit & Bier in Berlin, while also traveling to Jerusalem, Tel Aviv, Porto, Lisboa, Rio de Janeiro, London, Leeds, and Frankfurt amongst others. ... Read more

DHA Mix #400 By Christian S.

Christian S is one who mixes the past, present, and future of Dance Music. Honing his craft since the mid-90s, Christian’s DJ travels have taken him all over the world, from Europe to Mexico City, Los Angeles, Moscow, Buenos Aires, and beyond where strange music and off-the-beaten-path parties – reflecting by his own rare, Cologne-based underground parties, as well as his appearances at Düsseldorf’s, Salon Des Amateurs. As a Producer, Christian S’ productions have been injected intriguing rhythms into the underground with remixes of Little Dragon, JMII and Colder, as well as original singles on Cómeme. Keep an eye out for his next release, ... Read more

DHA Mix #399 By Jennifer Cardini

Over the course of a career spanning some 15 years, which started at Rex Club Paris, Jennifer Cardini has fused Techno, Electro, and Disco at the worlds most prestigious clubs, festivals, as well via her own renowned imprints. The mind behind Correspondant, one of the most consistent imprint on the left side of Techno, and its more indie-minded sister, Dischi Autunno, Jennifer Cardini has traveled the world, taking her music to audiences throughout Europe and beyond. Clubs like De School, Panorama Bar, Fabric, LuxFrágil, and Good Room NYC, as well as festivals like Melt, Nuits Sonores, and Burning Man have ... Read more

DHA Mix #398 By Younger Than Me

Younger Than Me‘s style is recognizable in all their productions, which have been released via the likes of Bordello in Paris, Relish Record, Tusk Wax, and more With a 80’s/90’s twist that has inspired the duo of Marcello Carozzi & Francesco Mingrino since the beginning, Younger Than Me link between old rave vibes and the new sound of the Europe Club. They are resident DJs at the monthly Dude Club Milan event, Futura, while spreading the vibe across Europe at clubs like Salon Zur Wilden Renate, BAR Rotterdam, Kablys + Club, Griessmuehle, Thuishaven etc. Here, with new hot stuff coming ... Read more

DYSTōPIA Podcast By Oceanvs Orientalis

Founded by Safak Oz Kutle, Oceanvs Orientalis is an artist who challenges the aesthetic perception of electronic music. Blending itself with the archaeological tunes of mankind’s cumulative musical history where “everything comes from the east”, Oceanvs Orientalis uses electronic music to carry on the nostalgic vibes to the dancefloor, transforming irregular local rhythms into 4/4 electronic beats. Since 2011 he performed via DJ sets and live performances, but these days is focused on the latter, having brought it to, amongst other places, Ushuaïa‘s Friday evening DYSTōPIA concept on multiple occasions this summer. Here, with DYSTōPIA winding down its inaugural summer, ... Read more

DHA Mix #396 By Cardopusher

Cardopusher is Venezuelan-born, Barcelona based Dj/Producer and co-founder of the Classicworks record label which he runs along fellow DJ/Producer Nehuen. Inspired at first by labels like Warp, Schematic, Skam, Rephlex and the diverse experimental scene surrounding them in the early 2000s, Cardopusher has been involved across the electronic music spectrum. Keeping active with releases in recent years on labels like BNR, ZONE, I Love Acid, Super Rhythm Trax, Zodiac 44 and his own Classicworks, Cardopusher has been gaining attention from established musicians around the world. On 6 September, ZONE Records and Cardopusher continued their on-going relationship with “Face The Machine”. ... Read more

DHA Mix #395 By Mike Simonetti

Veteran Producer & label head Mike Simonetti’s 20-year story reveals an interminable role within the underground few others are able to claim. Operating at the intersection between punk and dance, this seminal New York figure saw the possibilities of both interjected with each other with the intention of creating something fresh and never before felt, whether in The Big Apple or beyond. This approach resulted in labels like Troubleman, Italians Do It Better, (most recent imprint) 2MR, and the collaborative Pale Blue project. Now, with a pedigree of breaking acts like Chromatics, Vatican Shadow, Zola Jesus, and more across these ... Read more

DHA Mix #394 By Peak & Swift

Melting their musical interests of House, Disco, Deep, and Dubby Techno into a powerhouse sound who’s mission is banish the cold, dark, “minimal” of Berlin and warm the city up, Peak & Swift have moved in and out of the shadows of its most infamous clubs since their inception. Now, having finally found they’re home in the mysterious, Salon – Zur wilden Renate, Peak helms responsibilities as head booker while Swift takes care of the one-of-a-kind flyer art and bookings of his own while simultaneously banging out hot tracks every weekend as residents. Together, Peak & Swift have grown Renate ... Read more

DHA Mix #393 By Pional

At one time Spain’s best kept electronic underground secret, DJ, Composer and Producer, Pional prodigious talents trace the line between Moodymann, Matias Aguayo, Caribou, and Grizzly Bear. His releases have seen the light of day via imprints like Hivern Discs, Permanent Vacation, Young Turks, and more, while firmly becoming an electronic mainstay and top-billed DJ in his own right. Boasting celebrated fans in the likes of (frequent collaborator) John Talabot, James Holden, Tin Sweeney, Jame Murphy, and The xx over the years, the young Spaniard’s patented sound sprawls across the washed house and disco spectrum. Now, with September tour dates ... Read more