Tag: Avotre

fabric Announces Avotre, TEED, Swing & More As August Forms Lineup

fabric‘s fortnightly Friday series Forms has announced its plans through the end of Summer 2018 with three newly announced August shows. On the month’s first Friday, Avotre will programme Room One with Santé, Sidney Charles, Toni Varga and Tommy Vercetti, while Room Three sees Forms regulars Pat Wilson & Rossi debut their new venture PWR. On 10 August, Totally Enormous Extinct Dinosaurs returns and will be joined by Heidi and freshly formed DJ crew Leisure Life…word is, there’s a yet to be announced special guest for this one also. Finally, on 17 August Max Chapman will bring Swing to fabric. ... Read more

Interview: Kalyde

London based Kalyde is a house and techno producer/DJ who has risen through the ranks at a remarkable pace, quickly making a mark on the scene with his engaging mixes and instantly recognizable sonic direction. Despite being a relative newcomer to the scene, Kalyde AKA Rich Main signed his first deal in 2015. Since then he had a stream of successful releases on some of electronic music’s most sought after imprints; including MadTech, Elrow, AVOTRE and Roush. He has also remixed industry heavyweights like Sidney Charles, Fatboy Slim and Flashmob, all whilst garnering unanimous praise for his distinctive style and ... Read more

Premiere: Elléot - Breakdown (Montel Remix)

Alongside his mixing as a DJ, Montel’s productions have featured on esteemed House labels such as Knee Deep In Sound, Stereo Productions, Lost, Madtech, Avotre, Lapsus and Resonance. His releases have been championed by top flight DJs such as Richy Ahmed, Sidney Charles, Hot Since 82, Hector Couto, Sante, wAFF and many more. Here, Montel’s remix of Elléot‘s ‘Breakdown’ stretches out the cut, slowing down the inevitable build whilst incorporating expansive filters, vivid chord stabs and staple house sonics. Taken off the forthcoming “Infatuation” EP, it will be the fourth release on Sunderland-based Haze Records. “Infatuation” is available 8 May ... Read more

DHL Mix #126 By Hauswerks

Working in the music industry whilst still packing for school, Hauswerks has now notched well over a decade of studio experience, engineering for globally recognised names such as Steve Lawler, Doorly and Mark Knight. Make no mistake, Hauswerks’ music hits you right below the waist with unforeseen fills, off-kilter samples and warping vocals effortlessly flowing from his insanely infectious grooves. Grooves that have seen themselves released on the likes of Hot Creations, Lost Records, and ViVA Music, while also filling dancefloors everywhere from the UK to Ibiza, Sankeys to Shelter, and everywhere in between. Now, in 2017, Hauswerks is set ... Read more

Mix #098 By Montel

Making his waves in the house and techno field is UK based Montel, who provides an exclusive mixtape of tunes. Alongside his mixing as a DJ, Montel’s productions have featured on esteemed House labels such as Knee Deep In Sound, Stereo Productions, Lost, Madtech, Avotre, Lapsus and Resonance. His releases have been championed by top flight DJs such as Richy Ahmed, Sidney Charles, Hot Since 82, Hector Couto, Sante, wAFF and many more. More recently though, Montel’s techno output has seen him step up to a new level. One of his best selling tracks ‘At Night’, has been a main stay in ... Read more

Premiere: Kalyde – Keep Me Hanging (Original Mix)

Detroit raised, Bristol-based Kalyde drops an EP packed with club-ready house bangers, alongside No Idea’s Original (NIO) founder Huxley with a remix. Known for his releases on Avotre and Skint, Kalyde has escalated in the scene ever since his debut release late 2014. His arrival on NIO marks the label’s fourth release, with him joining a burgeoning roster which spans Pierre Codarin, Sage Caswell, J.Phlip and Huxley. For today’s premiere, Kalyde presents a twisted production layered with overdubs of distortion, arpeggiating synthesizers, and a mesmerizing male vocal – all in all painting the vibe – ‘Keep Me Hanging’. ‘Keep Me Hanging EP’ drops on No Idea’s Original June 10th. ... Read more

DHL Mix #082 By Josh Butler

From the North of England to dance floors across the globe, Josh Butler has made serious headway with his high caliber House sound. The talented Northerner has become one of House music’s most revered rising talents over the last couple of years, boasting a plethora of acclaimed releases on prestigious labels (Noir, Cajual, Avotre, MTA, MadTech), gigs at some of the world’s best clubs and events including Warehouse Project Manchester, Mint Club Leeds, Toffler Rotterdam, Chibuku Liverpool, Arches Glasgow, a residency at Sankeys Ibiza, and a plethora of key festival plays throughout Europe. With a whirlwind couple of years behind ... Read more

Mix # 64 By Wade

Born in Spain 1991, electronic music began for Wade around 2011 with an interest in Tech and Deep-House. Today, Wade’s forceful style mixes with low pulse rates that are very effective even for the strictest dancefloor. His eclectic style includes Tech/House/Deep House with a focus on bright percussion. Currently, Wade enjoys the support of great artists such as: Marco Carola, Luciano, Nicole Moudaber, Sante, Pleasurekraft, Davide Squillace, Richie Hawtin, Matthias Tanzzmann, Robert Dietz, and tINI among others. Touring, Wade has played almost everywhere in Europe including Spain, Italy, Greece, Germany, Austria, Swiss, United Kingdom, Belgium and release digital/vinyl on renowned ... Read more

Promoter Interview With Ben Prince (Undone)

Ben Prince grew up in the midlands and from the age of 16 was heavily involved in the local dance scene. The local clubs VIP host to acts such as Joey Negro, Seamus Haji and more who regularly rocked the dance floors, he soon acquired a taste for everything dance related. Now a successful London promoter on the capitals nightlife, with events like Vertical and Avant Garde on his CV, we sat down with the man to find out how he made it to where he is today. Ben Prince’s Undone and two of the foremost house labels of the ... Read more

Undone Put Together Avotre & Gruuv For A London Showcase

It’s with great pleasure that we can share the news that two great labels are teaming up with London promoters Undone for a special showcase on June 19th at London’s Bankside Vaults. Yep, Avotre and Gruuv get together for a right old knees up with their key artists bringing the fire to London, including Santé and Audiojack, Darius Syrossian and Sidney Charles, Philip Bader, Emanuel Satie and Cera Alba. Bankside Vaults is a rarely used, two room, venue that has been specially scouted out for this massive showcase. It is a 2,500 capacity venue with perfect light and sound, and ... Read more

Exclusive Interview: Santé on German Sausages

So, a few months ago Deep House London were in Madrid with Santé and his manager plus his booking agent and we had a great old time during Madrid Music Days. Over a few glasses of rosé, in a huge ham retailers, a drunken conversation about ham and meat led to a great idea – ‘Let’s do an interview about sausages!’, we suggested. All Santé’s team were up for it, but a hectic summer meant we kept on missing the opportunity to sit down and get it done. Well, summer is over now, Santé’s album is soon to drop and ... Read more