Tag: Thugfucker

Top 10 DHA Mixes Of 2017

Any follower of ours knows that the DHA Soundcloud channel is the backbone of everything we do. 2017 was the year we broke 300 exclusive) mixes, while also bringing a collection of special partner podcasts from some of the world’s biggest Dance Music festivals and brands. Here we highlight the top 10 most streamed mixes of 2017, selected from both our original mixtapes, DHL mix series, Youtube channel, and our special podcast series. Which mixes did you like the best from the year that was? #10. Audiofly – DHA Mix #282 [soundcloud url=”https://soundcloud.com/deep-house-amsterdam/audiofly-dha-mix-282″ comments=”true” auto_play=”false” color=”E40045″ width=”100%” height=”166″] #9. Fideles ... Read more

Bedouin Goes Wild As The Moon For Amsterdam's Premiere Full Moon Event

Transport back to the ancient Americas on 4 August as The Gardens of Babylon bring their full moon concept – Wild as the Moon – back for another round of music and mindfulness. Last time, the likes of Thugfucker and Oceanvs Orientalis provided the journey on a magical Sunday night in Amsterdam. This time, we switch over to Friday and bring four amazing artists, each representing the spirit of the Americas. Leading the way will be the original shamanistic masters of the electronic – Bedouin, as a trio of South America’s best showcase their talents. Spaniol combines his Iberian origins ... Read more

Party Report: Secret Solstice

Iceland’s Secret Solstice is often called by numerous outlets the world’s most unique festival experience due in large part to the country’s perma sunlight over the course of the summer months. Naturally, I can’t recall if such a claim is warranted or not with so many destination style festivals around the world but, subjectively, the unique location and atmosphere of Secret Solstice does, in fact, live up its claim in my view. As you may know, Iceland sits directly underneath the Arctic Circle, which translates to periods of perma daylight or perma night. Think about it like this…at night, when ... Read more

Wild As The Moon Set To Transport Amsterdam To The Ancient Americas With Monthly Full Moon

On Sunday, 9 July, The Gardens of Babylon, Amsterdam’s go to destination for inclusive, community approached, electronic world music, launches the next chapter of their evolution with the monthly full moon celebration – WILD AS THE MOON. Leave your real world worries behind and transport to the ancient Americas where the winds whisper and wolves howl for those respective enough to listen. It is said that on the night of the full moon, its lunar energy causes those who embrace it to sleep less, exhibiting a newfound energy for the natural Earth cycles to come. It is with this in ... Read more

Secret Solstice Reveals Unique Side Party Events & Daily Performance Schedule

One of the world’s most unique festival experiences, Iceland’s Secret Solstice, is almost at hand! With that, the festival has broken down their daily schedule, as well as announced its side party’s all located in and around the country’s capital city of Rejkavik. With a lineup featuring names like The Black Madonna, Seth Troxler, Thugfucker, Kerri Chandler, Dusky, Kiasmos and more (not to mention top artists from the world of hip hop, rock, soul, R&B, and Icelandic favorites), as well as stage takeovers from the likes of Sci+Tec and Circoloco, Secret Solstice truly has something for everyone. Take a look ... Read more

Secret Solstice Brings Seth Troxler, The Black Madonna, Thugfucker To Iceland Festival

Set against the backdrop of never ending daylight Iceland’s Secret Solstice Festival adds to its stacked lineup for 2017, which already featured the likes of The Prodigy, Dubfire, Kerri Chandler, and Soul Clap. Amongst the extremely diverse array of news acts that include everything from hip hop’s best (Rick Ross, Big Sean, Anderson.Paak, Young M.A, Roots Manuva, Rincess Nokia) to Disco Queens (Chaka Khan) to an Icelandic contingent (The Vintage Caravan, Gísli Pálmi, Ragga Gröndal, Vaginaboys, Valby Bræður). For the dance music faithful, of course there’s much to be excited about as well as Secret Solstice announce a slew of ... Read more

SXM Festival Podcast By Thugfucker

Only days away from their second appearance at the Carribean Oasis that SXM festival comes a very special podcast from Thugfucker. Since 2003, the duo – made up of Greg Oreck and Holmar Filipsson – have been traveling the globe playing back to back at some of the best clubs and parties worldwide. From Burning Man to Panorama Bar to Fabric to BPM and Sonar and Coachella to DC10 and Output and Katerholzig and many more. Now, the renowned duo preps SXM Festival next week with this exclusive recording of their set from the festival Download Soundcloud Artist Page [soundcloud ... Read more

The Top 10 DHA Mixtapes Of 2016

Any follower of ours knows that the DHA Soundcloud channel is the backbone of all the things we do. 2016 was the year we broke 250 original (and exclusive) mixes, while also bringing a collection of very special exclusive partner podcasts from some of the world’s biggest brands. Here we highlight the top 10 most streamed mixes from 2016, selected from both our original mixtapes and our special podcast series. Which mixes did you like the best from the year that was? #10. Teenage Mutants – DHA Mixtape #197 [soundcloud url=”https://soundcloud.com/deep-house-amsterdam/dha-mixtape-197-teenage-mutants” comments=”true” auto_play=”false” color=”E40045″ width=”100%” height=”166″] #9. Thugfucker – SXMusic ... Read more

SXM Festival on the Caribbean Island of Saint Martin Announces Phase 1 Lineup

Another festival on the very unique very special festival radar Riding in the wake of a blinding inaugural edition, next year’s SXM Festival takes place March 15-19. Taking place on the picturesque Caribbean island of Saint Martin, this year sees an even richer programme. The fist names bringing an array of the top names in the form of Ricardo Villalobos, joined by fellow minimalists of the Romanian house style RPR Soundsystem (Rhadoo, Petre Inspirescu, Raresh), as well as the brilliant Âme (live), Nina Kraviz and the African rhythms melding Black Coffee, and Lee Burridge with a big bunch of his All Day I Dream favourites: Bedouin, Bob Moses, YokOo, Maher Daniel and our next-in-line in ... Read more

After Successful Inaugural Edition, SXM Festival Returns To St Martin In 2017

SXM Festival has just dropped the dates for its 2017, and second, edition returning to the shores of Saint Martin March 15-19. SXM Festival’s 2016 provided blissful ocean views, awe-inspiring sunsets (and sunrises), intimate jungle soireés, and a diverse local culture. Beyond the location, though, it is the festival’s dedication to diverse curation that makes it a strong contender for the international festival spotlight. This philosophy brought the likes of Apollonia, Audiofly, M.A.N.D.Y., Maher Daniel, BLOND:ISH, Mia Lucci, Thugfucker, Bedouin, DJ Tennis, Adriatique, H.O.S.H., Ryan Crosson, Maceo Plex, Danny Daze, Guy Gerber, Rebolledo, Gardens of God, Chaim and many more ... Read more

Premiere: Inbetween Worlds – Fata Morgana (Original Mix)

The Amsterdam-based collective Inbetween Worlds present their track off the 2nd Volume of Ed Ed’s Eclectic compilation series on Moodmusic Records. Involved in the Inbetween Worlds collective is Apotheque, Bold Moves, The Wolf Upstairs and Kimou – a group of friends who all share a passion for music. The intention of the project largely circles around the vision shared by the group, which exclaims that ‘imagination will often carry us to worlds that never were – but without it we go nowhere.’ On August 6th, the group will all be performing together at Dagdromen Festival. Their performance will take place in a bedouin tent that is titled – Fata ... Read more

Minimal Effort Announces Most Impressive Lineup To Date For Hallloween Event

For three years Minimal Effort shifted the paradigm of the modern rave for the North American underground. Now, with a full-scale festival laid before it, the Los Angeles based collective brings forth its most impressive lineup to date for its annual October 29 Halloween event. This year’s event sees the likes of Pete Tong, Dosem, Edu Imbernon, Jonas Rathsman, Totally Enormous Extinct Dinosaur, Kidnap Kid, and Mark Farina, alongside the standout pairing of Tiga’s Live LA Debut and Satori: Live, with Steve Bug, Tensnake, Thugfucker, Waze & Odyssey, Coyu and Human Resources bringing the underground flavor (more artists to be ... Read more

Premiere: Dave Aju – Freeez (SoulPhiction’s Re-Dub)

German DJ and producer Michael Baumann aka SoulPhiction premieres with a track released by Music For Freaks, a British label with a roster that includes artists such as Thugfucker, Phil Weeks, Doc Martin, Derrick Carter, DJ Sneak, Mark Farina, Soul Clap, and others of a similar calibre. Emerging from the late 80s Hip-Hop/Boogie/Funk-Era, Soulphiction started his career by spinning as a hip-hop DJ at local jams in the Stuttgart area. In 1991, he infused Chicago and Detroit based House music into his own style, all the while working at a record store. In 1996 he put out his first two releases on Frankfurt’s stir15 label, followed ... Read more

SXMusic Festival Podcast By Thugfucker

Just days away from their appearance at Caribbean SXMusic Festival is Thugfucker – a DJ duo, composed of Greg Oreck and Holmar Filipsson, whose background story is nothing short of coincidental and intriguing. Prior to meeting one another, both members had dynamic but short-lived political careers. They felt somewhat shackled by the structure around them, finding that the dark corners of the underground club scene were a more conducive environment for their intentions to be both humans and messengers. It was only after a cloudy alcohol-fueled discussion over the plight of the “genetically Rhythm-Blind” that Thugfucker was born, coincidentally carrying a ... Read more

SXMusic Festival Drops 2nd Wave of Artists, inc. Maceo Plex, Guy Gerber, Apollonia

SXMusic is set to take place in the Caribbean paradise of St Martin in March 2016, and already tickets have begun to sell fast after the likes of Jamie Jones, Dubfire, DJ Tennis, Lee Burridge, Adriatique, Thugfucker, Blond:ish, Francesca Lombardo and Psychemagik were all announced to play. Now a second wave of acts has been announced that confirms this is the only festival you need to visit in the coming year. Helping to make it so are a massive next wave of names, which include Guy Gerber, French trio Apollonia and Maceo Plex. Joining them are Visionquest stars Shaun Reeves and ... Read more