Tag: Amine K

Premiere: Ali Farahani – Light On The Road [Gardens of Babylon]

The Gardens of Babylon is set to release the second VA compilation ‘The Monastery’ in celebration of its eponymous yearly festival experience on 17 July 2021. For this edition, the Amsterdam-based, yet globe-trotting spiritual clubbing experience welcomes contributions from Amine K, Gorje Hewek, Maga, Madmotormiquel, Noraj Cue & unders, Parallells, VANDER, and more across its 17 tracks. After the 2019 launch of The Gardens of Babylon’s record label, we find ourselves in a very different world. Last year’s compilation was a musical snapshot of a physical festival experience with contributions coming from those who were there. This year, the compilation ... Read more

How I Got Here: Matthias Meyer

Now, distinctly one of electronic music’s most exciting stars, Matthias Meyer has experienced an unprecedented run of success over the last 12+ months. With a distinctive sound signature and an ability to flawlessly express it through studio work and DJ sets, Matthias has left inspired impressions on dancefloors around the globe. Since 2012, he has held regular posts at Berlin’s Watergate, where his sets have become the stuff of legend, and in the last year and change has released several essential productions including his chart-topping collaboration with Ryan Davis, ‘Hope’ and an acclaimed rework of Butch’s ‘Shahrzad’, adding to a ... Read more

Premiere: Sabo & Amine K - Tiniri (Matthias Meyer Remix)

The latest Sol Selectas release is a collaboration between Sabo and Moroccan artist Amine K. Like all of the Sabo’s releases, this is heavenly influenced by his extensive world travels to experience different cultures, and this is reflected in its title “Tiniri” which means “Sahara” in the traditional Berber tribal language native to Morocco. Here, Matthias Meyer’s remix of “Tiniri” has a much more sequenced groove with a drum machine replacing some of the recorded percussion. He also adds his own synth melody that becomes the foundation for the original parts to be layered on top as ambient textures. Expertly ... Read more