Tag: Paris

DHL Mix #232 By Wolf Story

With one foot in Paris and another in Miami, Wolf Story is a duo guaranteed to get you howling at the moon. Their versatile productions and remixes, which have come for the likes of Kerri Chandler and (forthcoming) Dennis Ferrer, have been championed by a diverse range of artists including Black Coffee, Laurent Garnier, Kevin Saunderson, Sharam, and more, while they have played well-received sets across the globe including Miami’s III Points, Detroit’s Movement, and the Amsterdam Dance Event. Aiming for world domination via a prolific release schedule, Wolf Story is undoubtedly set for big things, so the next time ... Read more

DHL Mix #224 By Dj Steaw

Dj Steaw is a Parisian DJ and Producer who’s roots range from from Gospel to Techno, and Detroit to New York. His Rutilance Recordings and Rex Club label nights are staples of the French underground, while he has played all the top clubs in the country including Concrete, Iboat in Bordeaux, and Lyon’s Terminal. Outside of France, Dj Steaw, is also becoming a regular on the European and world circuit, with sets at Tresor, IPSE, Studio 80, and Fabric to name a few. Now, Dj Steaw keeps delivering with the launch of Steaward, a subdivision of Rutilance, and new label ... Read more

Premiere: Mattia Pompeo - Ueno (Original Mix)

With releases that lie somewhere between deep, melodic house and head-spinning techno, Lost On You have captivated minds and dancefloors across the continent with their unique brand of philanthropic clubbing. The homegrown Parisian label donates 100% of their sales to help improve sanitary and health conditions in the poorest parts of Earth. It is money that money doesn’t line corporate pockets, but provides vital aid to those in the most need of it, and all through the power of music. Now, for their latest release, Mattia Pompeo hops on the Lost On You train with a kaleidoscopic journey through ear ... Read more

Premiere: Chris Schwarzwälder - Catjammer (Original Mix)

Chris Schwarzwälder returns to Denature Records with his new epic, 5 track “Leaves EP” Here, ‘Catjammer,’ with its unique slow and melancholic groove stands as today’s exclusive premiere. At the end of the month (22 April) Chris Schwarzwälder will celebrate the release of “Leaves EP” at the Paris secret location-held SIRQ. This 18 hours event will also feature the likes of atish, Be Svendsen, Nico Stojan, Satori, Denature head Viken Arman, and many, many more. Be sure to find all the information, which you’ll need in order to find the location, and tickets at the link below. In the meantime, ... Read more

Premiere: Florian Kruse & Saccao - Paradox (Original Mix)

“Paradox” is available 5 March on Lost on You Records PRE ORDER (Vinyl)

Interview: Modern House Quintet

The Modern House Quintet is a French duo quickly earning a name for themselves thanks to their always interesting take on house and techno. Musicians in every sense of the word, the pairing are the sort of act who take great pleasure in pushing their machines to the max, with the end results boasting the sort of sophistication for which the French themselves are renowned. Releasing primarily through their Modern House Quintet label, the pairing have released just short of ten records, with each one woth-checking-out as much as the next. Indeed, quality is a hallmark of every release, so ... Read more

Premiere: OHES - Asymétrique (Original Mix)

After living 15 years in Africa, OHES moved to Paris in 2015 where he became resident artist of the localy well known party collective : La Dynamiterie. He is now running the art direction of La Dynamiterie’s future born label : Dynamiterie Records. “Metriques Spectrales” is a 4 tracks EP infused by sounds of a wide spectrum of artists. From minimalism pionner Steve Reich to iconic disco producer Giogio Moroder to 60/70’s sci-fi movies, OHES try to “make his own recipe with all of these influences”. OHES met for the first time the Concrete resident DJs Behzad et Amarou in ... Read more

Premiere: Marst - Pluie Rouge (Sébastien Léger Remix)

Laurent Garnier’s new protégé MARST is making some serious noise with his latest creation “Pluie Rouge”. The EP consists of an original track and a remix by Sebastien Leger. We chose to premiere here the remix by the latter. Following releases on Play My Track, Armada and Parquet, Leger lands on Chouette Musique. Leger is one of those legendary Djs who stayed true to his beliefs, being active in the scene for over 2 decades. Just look at his upcoming gigs to understand what kind of DJ he is…going to China, the U.K., Austria and ADE just for the month ... Read more

Dreambeach Villaricos Podcast By Popof

Paris’ POPOF is one of the most widely recognized names within the world of house and techno. With countless accolades to his name, 2017 was another strong year for the artist, with a sold-out tour in South America, a remixing Cuartero on Lee Foss’ label Repopulate Mars and the selection of the track ‘One Two’ for the new Repopulate Mars’ compilation “Repopulate Miami”.. Popof plays Dreambeach Festival’s 5th anniversary this 10-15th August, taking place in Almería, Spain. Anticipating that event, POPOF has provided a very special mix recorded live from Crossover Festival. More information & tickets below! Soundcloud Artist Page ... Read more

Interview: Birds Of Mind

Birds of Mind is the collaboration of Parisian based duo DJ/producers Alex Heim & Adrian Carreno. Together they compose a genre of music which is electronic, mostly nourished by the exploration of organic sounds and hypnotic beats. Their music offers a spiritual, peaceful and loving feeling, always up lifting and close to the goodwill of nature. “we like to bring a soft touch to our techno beats.” Tell us about coming up in Paris, the scene that got you into dance music, and why you loved it? We are both based in Paris. We are from different backgrounds but Paris ... Read more

D’Julz Celebrates 20 Years Of Bass Culture With 5 Very Special Guests

This year, D’Julz celebrates 20 years of Bass Culture residency at Paris’ Rex Club. A monumental achievement for both DJ and club, D’Julz will celebrate with a series of events featuring hand picked artists that represent the diversity of Bass Culture. Of these events, Derrick May, Dyed Soundorom, Lil’ Louis, and Seth Troxler have all been announced with D’Julz and Dyed Soundorom kicking things off on 18 February. 20 years on and Bass Culture has become Rex Club’ longest lasting residency. Launched in ’97 out of D’Julz frustration with Paris’ overly glam touch on dance, the night focused on the ... Read more

Djebali On Debut Album, 5

Djebali is one of the foremost French producers of the day. He has a richly detail house sound that is deep, jazzy and masterfully organic. He turns out plenty of tunes, mostly on his own label, but also for the likes of Freak N Chic – the label run by Dan Ghenacia, who was such an inspiration for young Djebali when he was growing up. Now he has put out his fantastic and far ranging LP ‘5,’ full of the sort of love fuelled, dynamic house tunes that make him so important and essential. He we speak to him about the ... Read more

Premiere: Marion Poncet – Slow Menage (Borrowed Identity Remix)

Paris-based label In The Box sets its second release with the “Ain’t Stop” EP coming from Roman Poncet/Traumer house project, Marion Poncet. “Ain’t Stop” is a four tracker that features its title track, as well as the dance floor original of ‘Slow Menage’. Today’s exclusive premiere comes from Berlin’s Borrowed Identity and his remix of the latter track. Here, BI has created a new track with all the parts of ‘Slow Menage’ and gave a new direction. Extremely housey and contagious. “Ain’t Stop” is available 15 January on In The Box Records Soundcloud Label Page [soundcloud url=”https://soundcloud.com/deep-house-london/premiere-marion-poncet-slow-menage-borrowed-identity-remix” comments=”true” auto_play=”false” color=”E40045″ ... Read more

Interview + Mixtape #079 By Djebali

A Parisian club kid in the early 2000s, Djebali has grown into one of the most accomplished house producers from the city’s new generation of talent. Driven by his own self-titled imprint ( djebali ) in 2011 and several sub-labels in the last few years, together with gigs at high-profile clubs around the globe and a back catalogue full of classic house grooves of the highest order. He is one of Paris’ shining stars. See also: [Playlist] Djebali’s Ultimate French Grooves For 2016 ( djebali ) goes digital for the very first time with edits of tracks from the label’s ... Read more

B2B: Dan Ghenacia & Chris Carrier

Dan Ghenacia and Chris Carrier have been entrenched in the electronic scene in their hometown of Paris for a long while now, with both men building a strong reputation through consistently great music and DJ performances. Earlier this year the two joined forces on ‘Just A Sin’, released via Carrier’s Adult Only label, now they’re back with the follow-up on Apollonia. Across three deadly tracks, the duo explore their love of music making machines to the fullest – each track taking its name from ‘sweet heart’, translated into different languages. In honour of the forthcoming release, we thought it would ... Read more