Tag: connected

Premiere: David Mayer - Sirocco (Jonathan Kaspar Remix)

Jonathan Kaspar is a Cologne based producer and DJ who releases on the likes of Objektivity, Pets Recordings and on Kompakt´s KX. Jonathan’s melodic and groovy sets work brilliantly as warm ups as well as headline slots taking dancers on a beautiful cosmic musical journey, as exemplified by his massive Ibiza 2017 anthem, ‘Khaya’. As we wind down 2017, we see another top rework on Objektivity, coming in the form of a remix for David Mayer (keinmusik, Connected, RISE). Here, we’re exclusively premiering Jonathan’s remix of ‘Sirocco,’ which also marks Mayer’s first appearance on Objektivity. You may have heard this ... Read more

Promoter Interview: FEAST

Introducing Jamie Ward, one of the guys behind long standing East London Party, FEAST. After a hiatus, the event is back with a bang on 19th August. Known for their cracking parties and free flowing, no attitude atmosphere, the team are thrilled to return to their favourite East End venue in Brick Lane. It’s all going down at their beloved 93 Feet East and finds favourites No Artificial Colours, Jesse James, and residents Liam Webb and Jamie Ward all lining up. This venue is where the FEAST family came together and created new friendships as well as magical party vibes, ... Read more

Premiere: Pongo - Lose My Mind (Florian Busse Remix)

The connected label continues to come on strong, this time with a second release of the year from Brothers Giovanni and Daniele Bruni aka Pôngo complete with remixes from Florian Busse, Ukrainian duo Artbat and label heads Stereo MCs. Here, Florian’s version of Pongo‘s ‘Lose My Mind’ features a killer percussive line that is loose and organic. Off kilter keys and wonky synths also bring a looseness to the groove that is truly irresistible as the vocals sound dreamy up top. “Lose My Mind” is available 14 July on connected

Premiere: Flashmob – Rave Casualty (Original Mix)

No stranger to DHA, Flashmob, has always straddled the worlds of house and techno. He is a house veteran and, here, reminds us that when house and techno are in their natural environments – darkened clubs and raw warehouses—all barriers between people are removed, there is nothing between us and we share a common energy, love and understanding. See also: DHL Mix #61 By Flashmob Today’s exclusive premiere, ‘Rave Casualty,’ has a slick and punchy style, with jacked up house beats surging through a big warehouse space and demanding you dance. “Rave Casualty” is available 23 September on connected Soundcloud Artist ... Read more

Label Showcase 010: connected

Firm friends and confidantes since their days working at independent label Gee Street in the ’90s, Fetisch, better known as Berlin DJ & Producer Terranova, and renowned Brixton based group Stereo MC’s are redefining their musical relationship with the launch of their highly anticipated new imprint: connected. After the recent success of their collaborative Kompakt single ‘Tell Me Why’, the crew realized the potential in their collaboration and ‘connected’ was born. The focus of the new label will be quality releases, distinctive artwork, original videos, custom apparel and live performances as well as being an outlet to combine and cultivate ... Read more

Interview: Shadow Child

It’s all about the music for the affable brit Simon Neale, a.k.a. Dave Spoon, a name he established himself on the UK and world’s dance scene. Eventually he would become known as Shadow Child though, his recent and most successful re-creation. While this new musical dawn as one of UK’s most sought after house music names has spun with mixes and DJ dates filling up the diary, Shadow Child is preparing big projects one after another. This time, Simon is bringing together his musical peers along with a carefully selected up-and-comers to present his project “Connected” at one of London’s ... Read more