Category: DJ Mix

DHA AM Mix #288 by Nico Morano

After successfully having premiered Nico Morano’s Sincopat release ‘Merci Paris (Biesmans Remix)’ 2 weeks ago, it is now time to hear the full musical spectrum from Belgian pride Nico Morano in the form of this exclusive mix. In 2019 the Belgian DJ/producer started working his way up via releases on Katermukke, Days Like Nights, Hive Audio & his own label Atmosphere Records. He also curates stages on Tomorrowland & Paradise City Festival, so you might have bumped into his name somewhere, somehow. 2020 started already off nicely with releases on Récits de Mars, Sincopat and Ontourage Music. With only 3 ... Read more

DHA AM Mix #287 by Kadosh

It took Kadosh 3 years to break out of Tel Aviv and onto the global stage with releases on Watergate, Innervisions, and more. Having learned piano since he was just 12, and diving headfirst into the world of hip hop and soul, he turned music into an essential driving force in his life. But it was House music that took him into that next phase, where he could channel his talents towards. And now, Kadosh has cemented a reputation as a gifted producer with releases on a range of highly respected labels like Innervisions, Watergate Records, Aeon, Upon.You, MicroCastle, Connected ... Read more

DHA AM Mix #286 by Sam Goku

Sam Goku, the newest addition to the Atomnation label, offers a fresh new take on dance music which he showcases in his new EP and this mix for us.  It seems like every time that dancers and listeners start craving for a new challenge, a new inspiration, there is an artist not only providing that but furthermore questioning what we think we know about club sound. It’s always a satisfying experience when an artist manages to actually create a modern sound by implementing what makes electronic music so dearly appreciated amongst enthusiasts: repetition, blended noises and just a pinch of ... Read more

DHA AM Mix #285 by Woo York

Since the start of their career in 2009, the Kiev-based duo Woo York has come a long way from being local heroes to becoming an internationally recognized live act with their own signature sound. They are constantly developing their live show, innovating with studio productions and widening their audience globally. 2012 was the year Woo York became integral members of the international techno community, releasing a set of strong EPs on legendary Glaswegian label Soma Records and Planet Rhythm, a veteran techno platform which they ended up curating for a few years afterwards. Woo York’s sound was never just plain ... Read more

DHA AM Mix #284 by WhoMadeWho

Almost two-decades into their extravagant career, the energy, fun, and celebratory nature of WhoMadeWho has expanded with time. Since getting together a few years after the turn of the new century, the Danish trio have come to mature beyond their dance-rock moniker from which they were originally associated with. While still maintaining their wild, colorful and flamboyant nature, WhoMadeWho have evolved to a point where their energy is channeled through their industrious and manic wild shows, which stand strongly connected to their finely composed, harmonic and singular records. From career defining performances at Roskilde, sell-out shows worldwide, in-demand hybrid- DJ ... Read more

DHA AM Mix #283 by Upercent

An unorthodox artist who has cultivated his own very particular sound, Upercent is Jose Moles Martinez. Born and raised in Valencia, Jose delivers powerful techno that is equal parts emotive and visceral, constructed with samples from a range of organic instruments and composed with inventive arrangements. Making music since the year 2000, he has a wealth of studio experience and DJ expertise inspired by the freeform nature of jazz, combined with the endless possibilities presented by electronic music. He channels two decades of experience into a deep understanding of groove, trippy atmospherics, melancholy moods, and sophisticated story-telling. Upercent’s singular vision ... Read more

DHA AM Mix #282 by Jeremy Olander & MOLØ

To celebrate their joint collaboration on Vivrant called ‘Vanadis’, Jeremy Olander and MOLØ recorded this mix at the Vivrant HQ, especially for this occasion.   After being the first-ever young talent to be signed to Swedish mega star Eric Prydz’s Pryda Friends almost a decade ago, Jeremy Olander has gone on to release multiple EPs, singles, record a shortlisted BBC Essential Mix, and performing at iconic venues like Madison Square Garden in New York City, and Brixton Academy in London. Following his departure from the label in 2014 to pursue his own imprint and event series Vivrant, he released original music ... Read more

DHA AM Mix #281 by David Kochs

You might have heard of David Kochs already – but only if you like to listen to a particular genre of electronic music that sits in between rock-solid techno and a blast of golden tinsel. Taking his inspirations from musicians and bands as diverse as Gesaffelstein, Jacques Greene or Pional, David has achieved a unique musical style. Think of heavy techno as the underbelly, sizzling electro as the heart and leftfield pop-music as the soul. All of this is held together by his own musical vision. Sounds underground? Well, David is anything but mainstream – but he is about to ... Read more

DHA AM Mix #280 by Kevin de Vries

Kevin de Vries is a young and upcoming producer, although it seems like he is in the game for quite some time already with all that has happened in such a short time period. Showing his very own trance-inspired techno sound in his first EP called “A Journey Through Life“, he gained support from some of the biggest players in the industry, like Tale Of Us, Adam Beyer, Sven Väth, Richie Hawtin and many others.  He since had releases on labels like Afterlife, Cocoon, and Drumcode. ”Kevin continues to lock down his reputation as one of Europe’s most promising techno ... Read more

DHA AM Mix #279 by 8Kays

Iryna Shvydka, also known as 8Kays, has come a long way, forming and progressing her sound into a distinctive fusion of heavy punctured bass leads, twisted together with melodic chord progressions. She has released with labels such as Booka Shade’s Blaufield Music, Jerome Isma-ae’s Jee Productions, Eleatics Records, and Sincopat, and is only just getting started. Receiving the acknowledgment of her productions from the worldwide music influencers as Solomun, Tale Of Us, Booka Shade and Joris Voorn, 8Kays is on her way to leave a mark and share her musical gift with many. Still ably handling the balance between her melodic ... Read more

DHA AM Mix #278 by Coeus

Serbian based Coeus is steadily growing and striving to become one of the finest electronic music DJ/producers of the Balkans. Playing the piano from a young age has helped him to evolve his deep and emotive melodic sound that he made his signature. With releases like ‘Elysian’ on Moblack Records, ‘Eden‘ on Afterlife and ‘Forgotten Love’ on Mimesis, he managed to turn quite some heads. In a short time span, he gained support from some of the scene’s finest, with Tale of Us, Adriatique, Dixon, Solomun, and many others all playing his music. Soon more info will follow on his much sought after track ... Read more

DHA AM Mix #277 by Powel

Berlin based DJ and producer Powel ’s music captures warm, airy atmospheres, and celestial rhythms, always finding a way to thread natural elegance and tasteful patience in his productions. His signature rhythms, percussion work, and captivating atmospheres have the ability to take you into the depth of aural pleasure. Having learned the piano at a young age, and subsequently performed regularly with bands and even an orchestra, Powel‘s palette of music has a vast and thorough foundation that is influenced by the people and places he comes across during his visits. His unique touch as a musician is heard by ... Read more

DHA AM Mix #276 by Marino Canal

Marino Canal, the Spanish native hailing from Malaga is a rare talent with an uncanny ability to craft the most unique soundscapes in the world of electronic music, let alone melodic house and techno. Fabric London owner, Keith Reilly, was quoted in an interview saying; “We all live in a world where we have instant access to the worlds most talented DJs now. But every decade or so you hear someone, and you know there is something else, something very special going on. I feel Marino is that someone”. Marino Canal’s debut artist album, “Over Under”, was released on uncrowned ... Read more

Baril – DHA AM Mix #275

Baril is a new project from Marc Holstege, who we’ve previously featured on DHA a few times. This new project looks very promising with its first release coming on the label Intercept, ran by another dutch talent, Coloray. Baril is driven by the idea that a certain emotion can be translated into a sound which subsequently can trigger different emotions with those that open up to it. Only one chance to be given to truly express what is locked up inside you, to unlock your creative unconscious and take the stand. Why leave all that emotion to yourself, when this ... Read more

DHA AM Mix #274 by Hunter/Game

Balance is the key to Hunter/Game ’s music. It’s part of growing up in Milan – a sophisticated urban center for film, fashion and art, but whose inhabitants relish the contrast of spending reflective time in the nature that surrounds the city. Having been part of Milan’s techno scene since its first days, the duo of Emmanuele Nicosia and Martino Bertola now find themselves equally influenced by the city and by nature – making music that harnesses the urban propulsion of techno within an introspective, thoughtful take on melody. It started in 2010 with the “Just This” parties. Hunter/Game’s own ... Read more