Top 10 Releases Of May 2016
Our top 10 releases in May cover a range of different-sounding cuts and artists, spanning from warm house, to dark bangers, and everything in between. Featuring artists like Midland, Gold Panda, Virginia, and more…
#10. Kasper Bjorke | Cloud 9 | hfn music
Kasper Bjorke’s joyous return to clubland, after focusing his previous album productions on song oriented compositions.
#9. Monte | Backyard | Method White
Human relations in the age of social media – a topic otherwise researched in complex academic studies is delivered by Monte in a single, emotionally and atmospherically dense song.
#8. Rudy | Transformation EP | Subjekt Recordings
Born, bred and based in London, Rudy premiered on DHA with this exemplary track via the Amsterdam-based brand and record label – Subjekt Recordings
#7. Virginia | Fierce For The Night LP | Ostgut Ton
Virginia steps up with her first full-length on Ostgut Ton, playfully answering all questions and rhetorics about love, lust and life with her singing on eleven new songs.
#6. Gold Panda | Good Luck And Do Your Best | City Slang
With his first EP in 3 years, UK’s Gold Panda drew influence from a photographic trip across Japan.
#5. Midland | Blush EP | Graded
Midland returns to his Graded imprint with the sublime three-track Blush EP
#4. Who Made Who | Hi & Low EP | Get Physical
WhoMadeWho siphon a beautifully melancholic vibe from their collective pool of talent to facilitate an upbeat, catchy pop-dance journey that swells with the tides and thrives on the dancefloor.
#3. Aera | Running Hot | Innervisions
Innervisions. ‘Nuff said…
#2. Danny Daze | Speicher 91 EP | Kompakt
Two new exercises in off-the-cuff mayhem grace from Miami’s Danny Daze.
#1. JMII | Thrills EP | Hivern Discs
An uplifting house number built around an elastic bassline and sprinkled with a bubbly arpeggiated melody, echoed vocal snips and ravey pads.