Tag: Solar

DHA FM Mix #429 By Sharif Laffrey

Sharif Laffrey is something of an unheralded hero of the underground Detroit scene. Active since the halcyon days of the mid-90s Motor City rave movement, his sporadic releases are rarely less than superb. His tension building, groove-driven, and percussion-heavy productions are unmatched if you ask us. Sharif Laffrey has been playing records and making music for over 20 years. Born in Detroit, Michigan – he’s worked on the line checking camshafts for Chryslers & as an operative for Underground Resistance (UR) at Submerge for Mike Banks, at the same time. With releases on ESP Institute, Discos Capablanca, Le Temps Perdu and forthcoming remixes for ... Read more

Dekmantel Announces First Round Of Artists For Dekmantel Selectors 2019

Dekmantel Selectors announces its return to the leaf grounds of The Garden Tisno, for their 4th edition, inviting plenty of extraordinary DJs from all corners of the musical, and physical, world. The capacity of the Croatian getaway stays untouched at a mere 2000, and will take place from the 22nd – 26th of August 2019. Selectors is known as the intimate end-of-summer get together thrown by Amsterdam’s Dekmantel; an action-packed marathon where sun, sea and soundsystems make up the foundation for a week’s worth of music. Head-turning DJs joining the cast in 2019 include Italian wizard Donato Dozzy, The Loft disciple ... Read more

Premiere: Solar x Brother Nebula - S.I.S. (Savile's Jetset Radio Remix)

Sunset, Squirrels On Film, and Dekmantel’s Solar and Brother Nebula surf the event horizon with S.I.S., with Chicago’s Savile and the Brother on remix duty. “S.I.S.” is available 15 June on Legwork

DHA Mix #280 By Lucky Done Gone

Despite his young age (24), Lucky Done Gone has built an impressive resume with performances on Sziget Festival, Mystery Land, DGTL, STRAF_WERK, We Are Electric and Solar. His passion for music and his ability to combine different styles in one set him apart from the crowd, consistently supplying sets that vary between House, Technno, Disco and Electronica, always with one eye on the dance floor. Taking you on a journey through Chicago, Detroit, the UK and Berlin, let Lucky Done Gone’s exclusive DHA mix set the soundtrack to your almost weekend! Tracklist Now Now Now – Problem (Abyss Version Edit) ... Read more

Festival Report: Dekmantel

Friday & Saturday by Steve Rickinson Sunday by Soren Schmidt Over the past weekend, it was time once again for one of the continent’s finest underground House and Techno festivals, Dekmantel. In its third year, the intimate festival held at the beautiful Amsterdamse Bos, did not disappoint with an absolutely stacked lineup of some of our favourite artists from across the globe. At first glance, the lineup featuring the likes of Four Tet, Jeff Mills, Dixon, Ricardo Villalobos & Zip, Robert Hood, Jackmaster, Tale of Us, and the rest of the who’s who of underground beats, was salivating, rightfully selling out its ... Read more

Mix #062 By Musclefarm

Musclefarm is the result of two veteran DJ’s deciding to join forces, combining years of experience into a deep house dream-team. The Amsterdam-based duo consists of Eric de Man and Aron Friedman, two firmly established names in the Dutch scene. Aron is known for his deep and funky taste, elevating dancefloors for over ten years. The same goes for Eric, although his style can sometimes be a little rougher around the edges, occasionally providing us with a more techy vibe. Put together, these two unleash a unique sound that you have to experience for yourself. Eric and Aron have a ... Read more