Tag: The Mekanism

Full Premiere: The Mekanism – Can’t Believe (Maxxi Soundsystem Rework)

Here’s a special premiere to celebrate five years of Needwant Records. Yes, the label has been around for that long already! In conjunction with the anniversary, the label has organised a special party at the Ace Hotel in Shoreditch, east London with a secret line-up. 5 hours, 5 guests and just £5 entry fee! Needwant is the imprint that supported names like Mario Basanov, Ejeca, Maxxi Soundsystem and many more before they really hit the big time. Their A&Ring skills are clearly second to none and they’ve compiled a seriously strong arsenal of tracks for their anniversary compilation, which has ... Read more

Free Download: Dance Fever (The Mekanism Edit)

The Mekanism, aka Damien Roussel, is a Parisian house music DJ/producer. He has gained an international following through some excellent studio work and an incredible skill set as a DJ. The former has already delivered him a very respectable catalogue, with releases on Needwant, Exploited and Sintope. Regarding his DJ skill we’re fortunate enough to have witnessed him live a couple of times now and let me tell you: this guy is on fire behind the decks. Whether it’s mixing in between the toughest tracks, going creative with effects or scratching vinyl on an expert level, the Mekanism pulls it ... Read more

Mix #039 by The Mekanism

The Mekanism has had releases on some great labels and the music has done some serious damage to the dancefloors. The Can’t Believe EP on Needwant is still one of our favorites and also the remix for ‘Mario Basanov – We are a Child Of Love’ is still on our regular playlist for during the day in the office. Startig as a duo and now only one man remaining this didn’t have much influence on ‘The Mekanism’. The other half decided to go his own way. Last friday The Mekanism played alongside Solomun, Karmon and James Pople in London at the ... Read more