Tag: dirtybird

DHL Mix #216 By Sascha Braemer

Sascha Braemer is no stranger to the global House scene. Over the past decade he has actively contributed throughout its spectrum, including an enormous amount of tracks like ‘No Sense’, ‘Forlorn’, ‘Caje’, and ‘People’, while also travelling the globe playing shows from small underground clubs up to crowds of thousands at festivals like ADE and Fusion with sets and productions characterized by an independently distinctive sound of deep melancholic melodies with touchingly warm synth basslines. With past activity on the likes of Get Physical, Kindisch, Bar25, Katermukke, Stil vor Talent, Dirtybird, Parquet Rec., Universal Music, CR2 Rec., Defected and Compost, ... Read more

Interview: Tim Green

After more than a decade’s successful career, Tim Green has recently brought his debut album to Cocoon Recordings. Composed like an electronic soundtrack to a romantic film, “Her Future Ghost” shows the talented producer pushing himself to fulfil his creative potential. After 10 years of touring around the world with Sven Vath, Cocoon, or on his own, as well as having his releases felt by way of Get Weird, Cityfox, Dirtybird and Get Physical, Tim Green’s latest should just the beginning of a new and exciting chapter of Green’s career. Here, with the album out, we discuss everything about its ... Read more

Premiere: German Brigante - Indira Gandhi (Original Mix)

German Brigante is back with another hot new single, this time on Manitox. The Spaniard is one of the most charted artists on Resident Advisor, releases on labels like Diynamic Music, Get Physical, Dirtybird, Monaberry, Saved and many more, and always has a slick percussive element and killer bassline in all of his work. This new single, ‘Indira Gandhi’ is another standout effort. It is an exotic tech house cut with bubbly rubber drums and broad synth sweeps. Indian sounding vocals bring a worldly feel and frazzled bass adds extra tension. “Indira Gandhi” is available 23 April on Manitox

[Playlist] Walker & Royce Top 10 Dirtybird Tracks

Having graced such labels as Relief Records, Moda Black, Crosstown Rebels and Pets Recordings, Walker & Royce have been keeping people dancing since the duo formed in 2011. Now, with the release of their full length album “Self Help” on Dirtybird, the duo give us their 10 favorite tracks from the label. What are some of your favorite Dirtybird tracks of all time? Claude VonStroke – Vocal Chords We love the weird vocal sampling and the whole track is such a jam and just really happy Worthy & Eats Everything – Tric Trac One of the first dirtybird tracks we ... Read more

Walker & Royce Announce October Debut Album On Dirtybird

Walker & Royce have turned inwards on Self Help, their debut album on Dirtybird, inviting listeners on an out-there trip through the quirks and quips of an act on the tip of modern house music’s tongue. Walker & Royce have made a rapid ascent into the inboxes of the genre’s most sought after label bosses of late, after linking up in 2011 and working relentlessly to define and refine their now-signature sound. Launching from Claude vonStroke‘s release of their Boy EP in summer 2016, they headed straight into their next success on Green Velvet’s Relief via their Peep This Cat ... Read more

Premiere: German Brigante - Electombo (Original Mix)

German Brigante is never far away from the top of the underground charts. German is a real tune making machine who knows how to appeal to both DJs and dancers and Get Physical, Dirtybird, Monaberry, Saved and plenty more great outlets all put out his wares. Now he comes correct once more. Here, ‘Electombo’ is a fizzing and energetic cut with inventive synth sounds and drum rhythms. Warped squelches, claps, dark vocals and rattling percussion all flesh out the groove and make for something that immediately gets your attention. “Electombo” is available 31 July on Manitox

Interview: Kevin Knapp

There is a good chance if you have been out to a dance recently that you will have heard one of Kevin Knapp’s tune. The big American has really come to the fore after productions on labels like DirtyBird and Hot Creations have got picked up far and wide. He hails from the Bay Area in San Fran so has a big, booty shaking sound that is charming and off kilter. Now he is based in Berlin and has a new EP called “Fine Me” coming on Rebellion in March, and again it packs a real punch. Here he sits ... Read more

DHL Mix #135 By Sirus Hood

Regularly supported by the likes of Amine Edge & DANCE, Claude VonStroke and Justin Martin, Sirus Hood is never one to take the ever changing underground dance music scene for granted. The sound and stage presence of Sirus Hood emits an infectious energy of enjoyment. Never one to shy away from even the most discerning crowds, his work ethic is second to none. DJ residencies at Sankeys Ibiza with CUFF for the seasons 2014 and 2015, various venues in London and Showcase in Paris gave him a platform and opened doors to wider audiences all around the globe. From Europe ... Read more

Mix #032 By Worthy

Here’s a very special addition to our mixtape catalogue, from the mighty Worthy – one of dirtybird’s original members. The mix has been recorded to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the San Francisco-based label and features some of Worthy’s favourite tracks from the dirtybird archive, so you know it’s a big one. In case you didn’t know, Worthy is one of the original members of the San Francisco crew and has been with them since the very first BBQ parties in Golden Gate park. He’s not only tight with all the dirtybird fam, but he’s also released on the label ... Read more