Tag: Renato Ratier

Full Premiere: Renato Ratier – Gueixa Star (Laura Jones remix)

D-Edge owner, resident and label boss Renato Ratier is one of those rare jack-of-all-trades in the dance music industry. Leading the way in quality contemporary house in his home country Brazil through his label and São Paolo club, Renato took up producing too some years back. Some proper EPs came from his hand before he released his debut album Black Belt back in October 2013, to much critical acclaim. A worthy remix album is now in the pipelines after more than a full year, featuring colleagues Laura Jones, Boris Werner, Tiefschwarz, Kate Simko and many more. Check out the full ... Read more

D-Edge Competition Lets Producers Win A Paid Trip To Sao Paolo

Last week we mentioned Recyourself, a Dutch music platform aimed at giving promising producers proper recognition. Now D-Edge has come out the wood works with a sort-like concept. Producers can send in their mix and the winner gets a range of prizes, one of which is a gig at the legendary club. The special competition will run from March to June in the run up to the World Cup. It requires DJs from all over the world – of any standing, age, background, level of fame and skill – to upload their best mix to the D-Edge Mixcloud page. Producers ... Read more

Apenkooi Brasil Kicks Off Saturday In Sao Paolo

Apenkooi Mooij Feest has been a steady influence and taste maker in Amsterdam’s nightlife for over eight years now, raising a generation of eletronic music lovers and party people with their recurring events and spin-offs (like Straf_Werk, Open Air and DGTL that are always playful, but with serious attention to the line up. Now the Apenkooi concept has found its way across the Atlantic, all the way to Brasil. Sao Paolo to be precise, for an event carrying names like Jamie Jones, Adriatique & HNQO. It’s no longer a secret that throughout South America underground dance music is being listened ... Read more

Emerging Ibiza Festival Announces Experts and Talents

To recap, the taste-making website Emerging Ibiza will see a carefully picked selection of Experts (all of whom are international DJs, label bosses and or established promoters) shine a light on who they think are the hottest new electronic music talents. These artists are then invited to play the Emerging Ibiza Discovery Festival from 27th May – 31st May 2014 with the most popular invited back to be a part of a season of Emerging Ibiza events in Ibiza from June to September.   Emerging Ibiza has just announced the full list of experts, including Circus boss Yousef, ViVA Music ... Read more