Tag: Eton Messy

Interview: Eton Messy

In 2014 Vice titled an interview with Charlie Wedd and Adam Englefield “How Eton Messy Conquered Youtube”. One could assume that their campaign of conquest has already come to an end, however, that would be a big mistake! For the past three years the Youtube and social media phenomena turned into a successful promoter, record label and its spearheads into globally touring DJs. Their label has gained an overwhelming attention and the latest compilation ‘In:Season Spring / Summer 2017’ creates equal waves so far. We spoke to the two Youtube aces and label heads about their history, projects and the ... Read more

Interview: Après

We caught up with Londoner Après as he continues his fine run of form in 2016 with his forthcoming release on Eton Messy Records to chat production, inspiration and Ibiza. Bursting onto the scene with ‘Chicago’, a mammoth debut on SubSoul which went on to be one of the biggest house records of 2015, the consistency from Après for putting out quality original records and remixes hasn’t faltered. Having spent a busy summer playing festivals such as Lost Village, Boardmasters and Sail Away and DJ supporters that include the likes of Annie Mac, Pete Tong, Groove Armada, Marco Carola, MistaJam, ... Read more

Party Report: Transitions LDN

The more festivals there are that pop up, the harder it is for said festivals to find a unique MO. Not Transitions, though, because once again it was back with a bang in 2016, promising the sort of watery treats no other festival can lay claim to. It all goes down at JB Ski next to Thrope Park and is London’s first and foremost beach festival. Happily, the weather was decent when we arrived, meaning everyone was in good spirits. Those people are an adventure loving bunch of youths, made up of girls and boys in equal measure. They come ... Read more

Mix #056 by Ten Ven

Ten Ven is a somewhat unknown entity. Shrouded in a cloak of mystery Ten Ven burst onto the house scene via MTA records with ‘1Bad Bitch’ receiving plays from DJ’s the world over including Annie Mac & Pete Tong on their respective radio 1 shows. Some highly placed remixes followed with Ten Ven lending dancefloor flavour to Lana Del Rey & Klang Karussell among others. Next was an EP on the well respected NoirMusic. This was was heavily supported by some leaders of the techno and house scenes including Steve Bug, Manuel De La Mare, B Traits, Redondo and obviously ... Read more