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DHA Mix #334 By MK

With a career spanning three decades, MK is one of House Music’s most prolific Producers and talented Remixers. His storied background is one of long-term creative development with roots laying in Detroit, yet his musical path can be described as a series of seamless transitions from house to techno and hip-hop to R&B, with a complete turnaround back to house. As one of those responsible for defining the sound of early house through timeless productions, MK has influenced a new generation of producers, with the result that his sound is more relevant today than it ever has been. On New ... Read more

STRAF_WERK Brings Âme, Maya Jane Coles, Hot Since 82 For Biggest Festival Event Yet

The Amsterdam staple that is STRAF_WERK have just unveiled the lineup for this summer’s festival event with its biggest yet lineup. Taking place on 19 August STRAF_WERK Festival makes its re-entry at the robust and free spirited Blijburg Aan Zee bringing with them some of dance music’s most prominent names and brands in the process. International talent and local favorites play against a backdrop of sun and sea across 6 stages representing the spectrum that dance music has to offer. Occupying those stages will be one of the most influential artists of the century – Âme. Jining the Innervisions superstar ... Read more

Report: Straf_Werk @ Scheepsbouwloods – 2 December

The water’s got an icy gloom, you can see your breath and you’re waiting impatiently for the ferry arrive to take you across the water. Usually the concept of being freezing & anticipating my night out would deter me slightly, but all these factors added to the excitement. 95% of people are all in the same boat, pardon the pun, then a mass herd of people eagerly scuttle off the ferry to the entrance of STRAF_WERK – Scheepsbouwloods. For some reason I didn’t expect the venue to be as big or as cool as it was, despite the fact each ... Read more

DHA Mix #236 + Interview By Route 94

Over the past handful of years, Route 94 has quietly yet forcefully established himself as a distinctive young figure in today’s house music scene. Setting clubs ablaze in the hands of Skream, Benga and New York Transit Authority, Route 94’s propulsive, bass-heavy music is also regularly featured on Radio 1 and Rinse FM, while while including a globe trotting DJ schedule. This week, Route 94 will be in town for ADE with performances at the sold out Paradise event on Friday and Verknipt‘s ADE House Special. Ahead of those events, he’s put together a solid mix (recorded live from this ... Read more

Getting Ready For Free Your Mind Festival

Tomorrow, June 6th, the Arnhem-based Free Your Mind Festival is celebrating its 12th edition – FYM is one of the longest-running dance festivals of the Netherlands – with quite the selection of artists, like Seth Troxler, Guy Gerber, Art Department, Hot Since 82 and Jamie Jones. See also: Seth Troxler Interview The organization that has stood for “freedom and creativity” along the years is readying up to proudly return to the festival scene with this nearly sold-out edition. At the bank of the Rhine river and with the Eusebius Church and the historical John Frost Bridge as the backdrop, the ... Read more

Verknipt Announces Line-Up For Debut Summer Festival

Prominent event organizers Verknipt officially entered the populous Amsterdam festival scene last week after it announced its debut Summer festival, set on the fourth of July. An extensive line-up focused on international house and techno artists and local talent can be found across three stages, featuring such names as Route 94, Ben Sims, Ben Pearce, Sidney Charles, Josh Butler and more. The full line-up has just been announced, check it out below. Event

Free Your Mind Festival Podcast #001 By Franky Rizardo

On the 6th of June, Arnhem-based Free Your Mind Festival is celebrating its 12th edition, placing them among some of the longest-running dance festivals of the Netherlands. The first names that were confirmed include some serious headliners, including Seth Troxler, Jamie Jones, Art Department, Route94 and Butch. One of the native acts to appear is Franky Rizardo, a name that might already sound familiar to you, but who, in the last few years, has made a drastic change of sound in his DJ career. See also: Route 94 Mix Having established himself as one of the biggest draws in Holland’s ... Read more

Seth Troxler, Jamie Jones and Butch Among First Acts Confirmed For Free Your Mind Festival

On the 6th of June, Arnhem-based Free Your Mind Festival is celebrating its 12th edition, placing them among some of the longest-running dance festivals of the Netherlands. The first names that were confirmed include some serious headliners, including Seth Troxler, Jamie Jones, Art Department and Butch. The organization has stood for “freedom and creativity” along the years, and these aspects are well-represented throughout the festival they say. More info on what exactly this will entail will be revealed in the run-up to the event. The location of Free Your Mind is one of its unique features: at the bank of ... Read more

Full Premiere: Ali Love – Perfect Picture (Route 94 Remix)

Ali Love’s upcoming bomb “Perfect Picture”, has been remixed by the sky-rocketing Route 94. Listen to the full premiere right here.   Frontman, songwriter, musician and straight up entertainer, the inimitable Ali Love has many sides. Aboard a non­s​top thrill ride as part of Infinity Ink and Hot Natured throughout 2012/2013, the dust was only beginning to settle when Ali Love dropped his third solo album ‘P.U.M.P.’ on Crosstown Rebels at the height of summer. One of the standout tracks from the album is next single ‘Perfect Picture’, an uplifting flash back to rave swagger with flashes of old school breaks. ... Read more

DGTL Paradise ADE Podcast #001 By Patrick Topping

On October 17th, DGTL will host Paradise ADE. The event that will take place at the illustrious NDSM-Docklands you will find the finest artists from the Hot Creations catalog all under one roof, like label honcho Jamie Jones, Magda, The Martinez Brothers and of course their latest superb addition in the form of Patrick Topping. Topping has had THE hit of the summer with his relentlessly catchy dance floor smasher ‘Forget’ (of course to be heard in this podcast). This pure groovemaster from Newcastle has an uncanny ability to create the fattest bass-infused tracks at a staggering rate, having already ... Read more