Tag: Straf Werk

Premiere: Prunk – No Cure Feat. Alex Mills (Radio Version)

Coming off the front of a prolific 2016, PIV label owner and former DHA crew member Prunk premieres an easy-going classic Garage-inspired house track developed together with London-based singer/songwriter Alex Mills. Locked in as a Resident DJ for major Dutch festivals DGsuch as DGTL and Straf_Werk, Prunk has also setup periodic PIV club nights at Chicago Social Club and De Marktkantine, including a few PIV nights in the emerging rave-paradise of Malta. PIV has been up and running since the eve of 2015, with a steady flow of releases along the way. Already featured on the label are artists such as Roland Nights, Chris Stussy and Yusuke Yamamoto, with more to come in ... Read more

Hard work pays off for Straf Werk

Author: Safia Hamidat It’s been an amazing two years for Straf_werk and with parties such as a sold out Deep House Closing in 2012, ‘DGTL’, the successful new collaboration with Pleinvrees and a massive stage at Amsterdam Open Air; it is time to host their own very first festival. On the 11th of August this house oriented festival will offer a nice mix of local and international names such as MANIK, David August, PillowTalk, Amine Edge, NOIR, Detroit Swindle, Prunk and PONY. British duo Dusky will also be making an appearance; their successes include releases on Will Saul’s Aus and ... Read more

Straf Werk Podcast #003 By Luis Leon

We present you the third podcast in collaboration with Straf_Werk Festival on the 11th of August. This time our talented young producer Luis Leon made an outstanding set! Known from his “Love Is A Lie” EP on Double Tree Records, which is supported by some big boys in the scene like M.A.N.I.K, Thugfucker, Finnebassen, Climbers, HOSH, Moon Boots and much more. Also his edit of The Smiths – This Charming Man was a big hit this year and has over 200.000 plays on his own Soundcloud and from Blankhaus. This same edit was played at Radio 538, Dance Department last weekend. ... Read more

Straf Werk Podcast #002 by RAAF

This week we’re glad to present you with our second special podcast series in collaboration with Straf_Werk Festival, created by RAAF. As an appetizer for the monstrous Straf_Werk Festival on the 11th of August! David August, Amine Edge, H.O.S.H, Tapesh & Maximiljan and the dutchies of Homework are just a few of the headliners that will be rockin that day. We at Deep House Amsterdam are all very much looking forward to this one. In a world where there seem to be more DJ’s then there are McDonald’s, one has to keep an eye out For people with serious skills and a ... Read more