Tag: Tough Love

In Conversation: Tough Love & Todd Terry

London-based duo Tough Love have been rapidly rising through the ranks over the last six years. With an instantly recognizable sound and several top hits to their credit, the duo celebrate 100 releases on their own Get Twisted Records by recruiting one of House Music’s original icons, Todd Terry. Available TODAY, ‘When You Gonna?’ shows the dynamic house style that has made both artists so revered – punchy beats, ultra-catchy vocal, alongside an acid house break, to deliver an unforgettable future dance floor classic. With the release available, we got Tough Love (bold) and Todd Terry (italics) to go “In ... Read more

DHL Mix #130 By Tough Love

London duo Tough Love have rapidly risen through the ranks of the house scene over the last five years. Their sound is instantly recognisable in their production and can be described as bass-infused house with plenty of ‘90s R&B and garage references and hard-hitting groove. This distinct production, together with energetic and bass-heavy DJ sets, have created a cult following of hard-core fans across the UK and beyond. Already notching up two UK Top 40 singles in So Freakin’ Tight & Pony (Jump On It), Tough Love have continued to demonstrate their production and songwriting prowess with a string of ... 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

Tough Love Announce 12 Date UK Label Tour

The widely acclaimed Tough Love duo of Stefan and Alex is proud to announce a debut Get Twisted label tour with 12 parties planned between September and November. The tour will take place across England, Scotland and Ireland’s most celebrated venues and will showcase the best in both established and emerging talent, all curated by Tough Love. Get Twisted has already achieved a vast number of underground and crossover hits in both the UK and beyond so it’s of no surprise there is a high demand for Tough Love’s label after three sell out shows in London between 2014 and 2015. The Tough Love pair, known for cuts like their ... Read more

Mix #030 By Tough Love

Another week, another seriously good mixtape and, may we say ourselves, this is going to be a great year for mixes here at Deep House London – as if last year wasn’t good enough! For this week’s installment we have the duo Tough Love bringing some deep delicious grooves to our mix series ahead of their appearance at Ministry Of Sound this weekend for Audio Rehab. The boys have come through strong over the last couple of years, delivering their brand of fresh, deep and bumping house music to club goers across the UK and Europe. They met while both ... Read more

Exclusive Interview: Tough Love

Tough Love first appeared on our radar a couple of years with the excellent ‘Can’t Find The Words’ on one of our favourite young labels, Love Not Money. Fast forward to 2014 and they’re traveling all over the UK playing high-profile gigs and releasing one hot EP after another. Most recently they had the storming ‘Dreams’ on Toolroom and next up is a seriously fresh collaboration with friends of Deep House London, Amine Edge & DANCE, which you can check out below. With all this in mind we thought it was high time we had a chat with the guys ... Read more

Party Tips: July 11/12

Here’s this week’s carefully curated selection of parties taking place here in London over the weekend, saving you the time and effort of trying to figure out where’s best to go. We do this here on Deep House London every week, putting our knowledge into making your lives easier. Aren’t we nice?! Friday Thunder with DJ Sprinkles at Dance Tunnel We’re massive fans of Sprinkles here at Deep House London, so every time she’s in town we have to make a song and dance about it. This Friday Sprinkles will be at the always excellent Dance Tunnel. Big tings… DJ ... Read more