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

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Kasper Bjorke’s joyous return to clubland, after focusing his previous album productions on song oriented compositions.

#9. Monte | Backyard | Method White

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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

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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

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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

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Midland returns to his Graded imprint with the sublime three-track Blush EP

#4. Who Made Who | Hi & Low EP | Get Physical

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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

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An uplifting house number built around an elastic bassline and sprinkled with a bubbly arpeggiated melody, echoed vocal snips and ravey pads.