Tag: Solomun

Solomun Hands Over Personal Instagram To Unique Selection Of Visual Artists

In a unique initiative, Diynamic label boss Solomun will hand his Instagram account over to the Hamburg Atelier “Freistil – Kunst in Aktion” – a workplace for people with and without disabilities. “Atelier Freistil” is a place that welcomes anyone and everyone for daycare and workshops each and every day of the week. The Atelier enables and encourage artists to host exhibitions exploring sculpturing, printing technology and photography. The take over will raise awareness about workplace and will see them post works from their artists day by day for the next two weeks. Check out the first image by below: ... Read more

Kappa FuturFestival Adds Amelie Lens, Larry Heard, Rødhåd & More For 2018

Taking place from 7 – 8 July, the second wave of headlining acts for 2018’s Kappa FuturFestival have now been revealed. Following the already announced Adam Beyer, Joseph Capriati, Solomun, Derrick May, Ilario Alicante, Luciano and Marco Carola, now Amelie Lens, Apparat, Kolsch, Hot Since 82, KiNK, Larry Heard, Paco Osuna, Pan-Pot, Rødhåd and Motor City Drum Ensemble have all been added…with the festival also revealing its expansion with an extra stage. Full details on this fourth stage are coming, which would bring a total capacity to over 50,000! 7 – 8 July | Kappa FuturFestival 2018 | Tickets | Torino, Italy

Kappa FuturFestival Announces Derrick May, Marco Carola & Solomun Amongst First Phase Acts

Back and bigger than ever, Kappa FuturFestival returns to Torino across two days, 7 – 8 July 2018. In the first wave lineup announcement, Kappa Futur’s Saturday sees Adam Beyer and fellow heavyweights Joseph Capriati and Solomun. Sunday, meanwhile, finds Detroit pioneer Derrick May, Cocoon’s Ilario Alicante, minimal master Luciano and Music On man Marco Carola all joining in the expanded event. Check out the aftermovie from last year’s edition below and find tickets at the link. More artist announcement coming soon! 7 – 8 July | Kappa FuturFestival 2018 | Tickets | Torino, Italy

Diynamic Festival Returns To Amsterdam For 2018 Edition

The much beloved Diynamic Festival returns to its Amsterdam forest home once again in 2018. This, its sixth edition, brings another 11 hours of Solomun’s world-famous imprint with core family , friends, and surprises galore. The special label showcase will be headlined by Solomun himself, with Adriatique, Kollektiv Turmstrasse and HOSH joining Many more artists will be announced soon and the ticket sales start 13 December at 12:00 PM CET. Pre Resgister below. 25 May | Diynamic Festival 2018 | Tickets (pre register) | Amsterdam

Factory 93 Creates The Perfect Atmosphere For Solumun+1 In Los Angeles

Factory 93 has once again completely transformed a stereotypical Los Angeles venue into an underground oasis for music lovers in the heart of Hollywood. Saturday the quickly growing Insomniac brand specifically for House and Techno music aficionados took over the Hollywood Palladium, one of the oldest and most well known performances venues in Los Angeles. This venue, which opened in 1940, has featured artists like: the Tommy Dorsey band featuring Frank Sinatra, who performed the night the venue first opened its doors; iconic rock artists including The Who and Led Zeppelin; more recent pop artists like Justin Timberlake; and, this ... Read more

Premiere: Solomun - Amanacer (Original Mix)

After exclusively premiering Matthias Meyer & Ryan Davis’s ‘Hope,’ off Watergate’s 15 year celebration box set, tomorrow’s release is anticipated by one final premiere. Coming by way of the one & only Solomun, ‘Amancer’ opens the stellar compilation with the epic flair that is the Diynamic man’s trademark. Also included on the 5x vinyl, 2x CD package is music from residents Jimi Jules, Marco Resmann, La Fleur, Tiefschwarz, Floyd Lavine, Lee Jones, Adana Twins, Sebo K, Hyenah and Cinthie, as well as new comers Gorje Hewek & Izhevski and Gumz and those with close ties to the club like Butch, Henrik Schwarz, Ellen Allien, Alex Niggemann, Catz n’ Dogz, Steve Bug, Osunlade, Rodriguez ... Read more

Premiere: Matthias Meyer & Ryan Davis - Hope (Original Mix)

It seems as if 15 years have quickly flown by since Watergate first opened its doors joining Berlin’s Kreuzberg and Friedrichshain districts. Over this time, Watergate has grown to include a booking agency and a record label pushing the sounds of its mainstay artists and some of the most revered acts in the scene. To celebrate, Watergate has put together a very special anniversary release of 25 new, exclusive and formerly unreleased tracks to be released as a 2x CD set, as well as a special collector’s edition box set as a 5x vinyl, 2x CD package including a commemorative ... Read more

DHA Mix #316 By KMLN

Behind KMLN (pronounced Kameleon) is Shawna Hofmann and Christopher Tooker, two wanderers with a history for cross- pollinating the sounds of yesterday with the sounds of tomorrow The duo’s music, which features live instrumentation that blends elements of deep tribal house and minimal techno, has received support from prominent artists such as Solomun, Acid Pauli, Damian Lazarus, Mira, Nico Stojan, Bedouin, DOP, Nicola Cruz and more, while appearing on imprints like Sol Selectas, Touch of Class, Crosstown Rebels and Endless. See also: DHA Mix #315 By Sabo Whether at the peak of the night or bringing bodies back to earth ... Read more

Party Report: Oasis Festival 2017

Last weekend, one of the world’s most exotic cities – Marrakech, Morocco, hosted the third annual Oasis Festival. This 2017 edition, which featured as the event’s biggest to date, was a multi sensory barrage the likes of which few could have truly been ready for. For those unfamiliar, Marrakech is (one of) Morocco’s most important and historical cities. A fortified expanse that dates back (officially) to the 8th and 9th centuries, the city has acted as a seminal outpost for trade and culture since its inception. Upon arrival, one is immediately struck by the consistency of the architecture – red walls ... Read more

Loveland Festival Readies 2017 Edition; Releases Timetable

Once again returning to Sloterpark this Saturday, 12 August, Loveland Festival brings another full day of the very best music the scene has to offer. For twelve hours, 11:00 – 23:00, Loveland’s 6 areas (including a very special Circoloco hosted stage) have the likes of Adam Beyer, Pan Pot, Take of Us, Stephan Bodzin, Solomun, The Martinez Brothers, Joris Voorn, Sasha, and many more heavyweight names from the underground. Of course, Amsterdam is also well represented with favorite DJs like Tsepo, Boris Werner b2b William Djoko, Ferro, and more all representing Check out the full timetable of artists below and ... Read more

Premiere: Red Axes - Sun My Sweet Sun (Fango Goes To Bollywood Remix)

While Red Axes’s ode to the sun is still running strong one and a half years after its release, its now time for the remix package! Including work from German wunderkind Konstantin Sibold and the Axes’ boys themselves, it is one of two from (DHA favorite) Fango as he turns the original into a rough beat version just to drop the melody in the break for maximum dancefloor mayhem. Here, we’re premiering the Solomun and Dixon approved remix of Red Axes’ ‘Sun My Sweet Sun,’ as Fango Goes to Bollywood Remix. This remix also comes on the heels of Fango’s ... Read more

Oasis Festival Completes Third Anniversary Lineup With Jackmaster, Axel Boman, Modeselektor & More

From 14 – 17 September, Oasis Festival touches down on the outskirts of Marakesch, Morocco for its third edition. Having already massively expanded in size, Oasis Festival now brings its final wave of artists to the bill alongside its complete day by day schedule. The festivities at the luxury resort The Source will now also include Jackmaster back to back Axel Boman, Joy Orbison back to back Kornél Kovács, as well as DJ sets from Modeselektor, Driss Skali, Matt Medved, and Tijana T. These name will play alongside previously mentioned artists including Solomun, Richie Hawtin, Maceo Plex, Nicolas Jaar, Marcel ... Read more

Diynamic Festival Podcast By Undercatt

Inspired by modern Techno after a chance encounter, Undercatt produce atmospheric songs influenced by melodic and emotional elements, many of which we have showcased right here on DHA. A staple of the extended Diynamic family, the Italian duo have released tracks like ‘Golden Area,’ ‘Camargo,’ and the ‘Sweet Disposition’ remix to much international acclaim. See also: Premiere: Undercatt – Futura (Original Mix) On 26 May, Undercatt joins the extended Diynamic family for the fifth edition of Amsterdam’s beloved Diyanmic Festival. The guys will be joining the likes of Adriatique, Kollektive Turmstrasse (live), H.O.S.H, Stimming (live), Karmon, Johannes Brecht (live), Magdalena, ... Read more

Diynamic Festival Returns To Amsterdam For Landmark Fifth Edition

Back in Amsterdam for its fifth edition, the annual late spring gathering of Solomun’s Diynamic family..the local favorite event, Diynamic Festival 2017. For 11 hours, join Solomun and the extended family of Adriatique, Kollektiv Turmstrasse, H.O.S.H., Stimming, Karmon, Johannes Brecht, Magdalena, Lehar, Undercatt, Musumeci, NTFO, Thyladomid, and Ost & Kjex as they bring 11 hours of melodic, dance madness to the expansive green space that is Amsterdamse Bos. Going down 26 May, 2 stages and thousands of revellers will once again welcome the renowned Hamburg brand back to the Dutch Capital! 26 May | Diynamic Festival 2017 | Tickets | ... Read more

Premiere: H.O.S.H. – Karma (Original Mix)

Since 2006, H.O.S.H. has had a key role in the Hamburg-based Diynamic crew (alongside flatmate and label boss Solomun and frequent collaborator Stimming), as a result helping steer house music into uncharted waters. Considering himself a DJ first and foremost, H.O.S.H. is someone who prizes the art of mixing records and sequencing journeys. He is, however, also a formidable force in the studio with several global dance floor hits to his credit. Now, holed up in the studio for the last few months, H.O.S.H. reemerges with his first release of 2017. Coming off Diynamic, his ‘Karma’ is a trippy one ... Read more