Tag: Kiko

Interview: Oxia

Oxia is an artist with many, many years of experience on the scene. With releases on the likes of Hot Creations, Suara, Knee Deep In Sound, and Noir Music, his production skills are highly recognised. We spoke recently to talk about his celebrated past, his label Diversions Music, and his plans for the rest of 2018… “It’s always hard to tell what my favourite place is, because I’ve had so many amazing times in various, and very different, cities and countries. “ Hi Oxia, pleasure to speak with you. How are things with you? Hi, it’s a pleasure for me ... Read more

Kiko - DHL Mix #157

What defines Kiko best is versatility. He is an artist who has thrilled electronic music fans for two decades now, with a journey beginning in the mid-90s in Grenoble, France. Back then, Kiko’s work ended up on imprints like Interface and Ozone Records, alongside artists like The Hacker, Oxia and Miss Kittin. In 2011, Carl Cox chose him for his Revolution Tour warm-ups in France and then in 2013 he marked by his own tour with worldwide gigs. By now, Kiko is a prolific artist with more than 500 tracks to his name, a lot of fruitful collaborations, like the ... Read more

Label Showcase 30: Definitive Recordings

Launched originally in 1991 by John Acquaviva, Richie Hawtin and Karl Kowalski, Definitive Recordings was meant to establish the housier side of the electronic empire Hawtin and Acquaviva started with Plus 8 Records. While Definitive Recordings has plenty of history and accomplishments, it’s the present-day agility that has fans and industry taking notice once again. Over the last five years, the label has been revived with a renewed vigor due in no small part to its signing of France’s Olivier Giacomotto. Now, with a deep understanding of a label’s requirements in this digital age, Definitive consistently makes strategic moves in ... Read more