Interview: Jay Shepheard

With a steady stream of high quality house and disco releases on esteemed labels including Futureboogie, Freerange, Pets Recordings and of course his very own Retrofit Label, Berlin-based Londoner Jay Shepheard has built an indelible reputation as a talented producer and a skilful selector. Ahead of his upcoming performance at Egg LDN’s 15th birthday party on May 5th, we caught up with Jay to talk releases, equipment and aspirations. “it’s [kind of] a meditation for me” Your most recent EP, Red Tape, came out earlier this year on Nothing Is Real, what was the inspiration behind the release and how ... Read more

Premiere: NEUMANN - Coaster (Kyle E Remix)

Producing under his techno moniker ‘NEUMANN’, Tobi Neumann delivers his first What Came First release – a four track EP – available in vinyl and digital format – titled ‘Coaster’ which also includes a remix by EGG LDN resident Kyle E. Here, finishing off the package, the remix of ‘Coaster’ from the burgeoning producer and selector puts his own uplifting stamp on NEUMANN’s venture into murky techno. With a throbbing bass and crisp bells, it’s the rich analogue use with shades of euphoria that make it a perfectly atmospheric track to end NEUMANN’s first WCF release. “Coaster” is available soon ... Read more

Egg LDN To Embark On 15 Year Anniversary World Tour

To celebrate 15 remarkable years as one of the most vital large clubs in the UK, Egg LDN is heading out on a world tour that will stop in North and South America, Europe and Southeast Asia with DJs like Matador, Carl Craig and ANNA. Each month, long running institutions like Frankfurt’s Tanzhaus West, Brooklyn’s Analog and Brazil’s Warung Beach Club are just some of the places that will host these 15 Years of Egg LDN tour shows. As London nightlife has faced the rising tide of gentrification, Egg LDN has remained true to its ethos and continued to serve ... Read more

Eastern Electrics Returns To London Roots For Sixth Edition

Eastern Electrics was born out of a warehouse in Great Suffolk Street, London in an attempt to showcase the East End’s most cutting-edge DJ’s. Back in 2011 the Eastern Electrics team broadened the party and held their first festival, followed by a series of unforgettable after parties held in clubs throughout London. Since then their events have become more established and award winning, as they continue to flourish, boasting a solid reputation for breaking boundaries and supplying London with the best international names in house and techno, cementing themselves as the undisputed kings of the party. For the past three ... Read more

Premiere: Metodi Hristov - Wild East (Kyle E Basement Remix)

Kyle E, a DJ whose distinctively deep and melodic sound has earned him legendary status amongst the clubs weekly attendants. We previously hosted Kyle E and his original track – ‘Metis’ as an exclusive premiere. This time, Kyle E returns, only in remix capacity, where he takes on Metodi Hristov‘s ‘Wild East’. Hristov is a Bulgarian producer who has released on the likes of Octopus, Terminal M, Noir Music, Snatch! Records, Deeperfect Records, Rejected, Gruuv, Glasgow Underground, plus his own label Set About. Here, Kyle E adds his own bassline to the track that grows with tension as the track ... Read more

EGG London Is Launching a Label Titled ‘What Came First’

Today a new industry player is born, as the ‘What Came First’ hits the record stores. What Came First is a new label set up by the people behind the infamous Egg London club venue, pledging its dedication to House music. After the tragic closing of Fabric, the London clubbing institution, aims to gain the title of the new cities leading venue for electronic music. And in terms of their booking policy EGG LDN has been stepping their game up over the last couple of years, bringing in a selection of relevant talent to give ravers a great experience. With a particular ... Read more