Category: Music

Premiere: Geju – Prazdnost’ (Chaim Remix) [The Gardens of Babylon]

Russian duo Geju kicks off a series of fresh releases on The Gardens of Babylon Records with their EP Prazdnost, including a remix by Chaim. After last year’s first release on the label, things have been a bit quiet on the record label run by The Gardens of Babylon. The coming months will prove that they haven’t been sitting still, as a string of releases is to be expected from the imprint. First up is the Russian duo Geju. Their EP is called ‘Prazdnost’ EP’ and it sees the release of four original tracks by Geju, plus a remix by ... Read more

DHA FM Mix #456 by MLiR

Breaking through in 2016 via their EP “Swedish Lo-Life”, released by Axel Boman on the eclectic Studio Barnhus imprint, MLiR was born from a love of heavily dug DJ sets, late night studio sessions and live organic elements; resulting in a sound that channels a whole universe of dance-floor stories. 2020 started off with a bang, with their and Velmondo aka Arnau Obiols’ praised EP “Mad Honey”, with heavy and varied support from DJ Harvey, Hunee, Âme, Laurent Garnier, Gilles Peterson, Roman Flügel, Nicola Cruz, HAAi, and Dea Barandana to mention a few. “The word ”organic” often comes into mind ... Read more

DHA FM Mix #455 by The Emperor Machine [LIVE]

Andy Meecham is a long-time stalwart who remains unconventional and inventive in all he does. He has been dazzling dancefloors for years as ​The Emperor Machine ​with his synth-heavy, tough edged and psyched-out disco beats on ​DFA, Phantasy and ​Skint Records​, and has a musical history dating back to the UK’s acid house explosion as part of ​Bizarre Inc. and latterly ​Chicken Lips. Today he serves up an exclusive 1-hour live set with his own productions in light of his recently released Album: Music Not Safari. His grooves are tough and designed for dancing but are always full of space-age ... Read more

Premiere: Totoray – Everlasting Movement [Interlight]

Totoray is the new project of Toto Chiavetta and Coloray, who joined forces to create a mixture of two radically different styles. Toto’s futuristic approach to sound design and Coloray’s raw and direct style in vocals and synths results in a mixture of club, pop, and wave music that neither feels at home in the past, present, or future. It’s two different worlds colliding, resulting in something that feels fresh and interchanges the specialties of both artists.  Both tracks were produced in a period of 6 months, with many tracks not making the cut. “It was interesting not to only ... Read more

Premiere: Amarcord – A New Day Is Coming (Jason Peters Remix) [Roam Recordings]

Italian upstart Amarcord debuts on Roam Recordings with an indie disco rock infused EP. After releasing on labels such as Correspondant, Ombra International, and Aeon, Amarcord brings three new originals including a collaboration featuring Roam alumni Mufti. The EP also comes with an incredible Italo inspired remix from label bass Jason Peters, which is the one we are premiering for you here today. Amarcord – A New Day Is Coming EP [Roam Recordings] 1. Amarcord – A New Day Is Coming (Original Mix) 2.Amarcord – A New Day Is Coming (Jason Peter Remix) 3. Amarcord – Discoteca Nella Nebbia (Original ... Read more

Premiere: Colyn – The Future Is The Past [DGTL Records]

For Colyn, 2019 was his breakthrough year; with his first records getting signed to Afterlife,  remixing Dutch legend Joris Voorn and signing an EP with Rose Avenue, the label from Grammy nominees, Rüfüs Du Sol. His endless textures and delayed synth stutters evoke transmissions of emotion, each more infectious than the last. His newest release ‘The Future Is The Past’ on DGTL Records, proves yet again, Colyn is here to stay.  His initial breakthrough came when Tale of Us picked up on his sound and started playing out his music regularly. With his track ‘Amor’ and his Resolve EP on ... Read more

Premiere: Fabio Vanore Feat. Aquarius Heaven – Lovegame [Incroyable]

Incroyable Music continues their run of fine form into the new decade, welcoming Fabio Vanore once again to the label alongside a guest appearance from Aquarius Heaven on vocal duty. The ‘Lovegame’ EP also features two remixes from Ede and Johannes Albert. The original, which we are premiering, cut steps up first, driven by pulsating bass throbs and icey hats, all of which combine as a rich foundation for the instantly recognizable vocals of Aquarius that carry you elegantly across the duration of the production. Ede’s work takes things a little darker with echoing snares and warped industrial synths whilst ... Read more

Premiere: Darlyn Vlys – Impact feat. Alice de St Victor [Roam Recordings]

After the success of his Bladed EP Darlyn Vlys returns to Roam Recordings to launch the first release of 2020. Backed by excellent remixes from Dombrance and Roam Alumni Lauer the EP is a five-track slice of dark cosmic 80s disco bliss. The EP features two original tracks from Darlyn Vlys. The title track Impact is a full-force driving offering with a vocal from Alice de St Victor which comes with a dub version to boot. The second original-Shalamar-is an 80s tinged upbeat track with Darlyn Vlys signature rinse of vocal stabs, long sweeping synths, and effected soundscapes. First up ... Read more

Premiere + Interview: Brian Ring – Emperors Dance [Clutching At Straws]

Brian Ring’s Journey EP surrenders you to the dance, pushing towards the light when dancefloors are sparse and dancers loose. Providing music to your needs, everything in a natural flow. From big rooms to intimate spaces. The EP draws on the spirit of the dance through Emperors Dance- a timeless two stepper with hooky lead, melancholic pads and rubber bass. The rhythmic drums taper the parts creating an infectious groove of euphoria. Elusive Disco House producer Bangkok Impact comes back from the ashes with a remix of Drops Of Bitter Sweetness. Worked like a late night Cowleyesque affair. The Finn ... Read more

Premiere: Megaphonim – Yoga For Beginners [Unterman]

The Hebrew Electronic Ironic project ‘Megaphonim’ is truly one of a kind. Back in the 90’s the duo was a well-known act from Tel-Aviv. After being jailed for 18 months for unclear reasons, they started creating music accompanied with despair, hope, and bits of humor. Megaphonim’s debut album ‘Sofer Stam’ which will release on Unterman in March 2020, which is highly anticipated among their growing crowd and free thinkers in Asia. For now enjoy their remarkable track ‘Yoga for Beginners’ and look out for the full Album coming soon. Megaphonim – Sofer Stam LP (incl. Red Axes, Simple Symmetry & ... Read more

Premiere: Joannes – Comfort (Norwell Remix) [Patron Records]

Patron Records, the label of De Sluwe Vos, brings us yet another stunner of a release with the Comfort EP by Joannes. The Dutch producer – also known as Malbetrieb and Sad Girl – follows in the footsteps of Lewski, Dexter, ENNIO and De Sluwe Vos himself. The Comfort EP delivers a deep, synth laden, techno soundscaped 4-tracker, with an enticing remix of the title track by Hungary’s producer Norwell. We’re very excited to have the premiere of this remix on DHA.  Patron is the label on which De Sluwe Vos releases artists that he thinks everybody should hear. It ... Read more

Premiere: Nico Morano – Merci Paris (Biesmans Remix) [Sincopat]

Belgian mastermind Nico Morano lands in Sincopat with three remarkable original tracks that show his brilliant perception of Electronic Music. On remix duties, we are proud to present another high talent from the same country: Joris Biesmans. ‘Merci Paris’ is a journey of strong and hypnotic elements that develop a rich composition focused on the club reaction. Joris Biesmans takes the track upsidedown and offers a mixture of indie and disco where new synths are involved. The break and the never-ending buildup will reach madness in the dancefloor. Both producers got really a huge connection between original and remix. On ... Read more

Free Download: Shocking Blue – Inkput (Red Axes 100% Edit)

Red Axes, two friends and an unconditional passion for music, sound, and motion. A Deep organic build up that started in 2010, in the basements of Amsterdam and the streets of Tel Aviv. Originated in a post-punk band called “Red Cotton” that metamorphosed later into Red Axes. The duo is celebrating 10 years this year.  In celebration of these 10 years of Red Axes, they are doing a series of shows called 100% Originals, where the Axes play a few all-nighter shows containing ONLY original music created by them. Over the years they’ve produced over 700 original tracks, remixes, edits ... Read more

Premiere: Roliva & Fausto – Prótesis [Duro]

Roliva & Fausto, both producers coming from Culiacán (the infamous “El Chapo” hometown in the north of Mexico) team up for a wild and vicious theme inspired by artificial human extensions for the always delivering DURO label.  “Prótesis” refers to all these new technologies and mobile devices that have become an extension of our person, sometimes even part of our body, just like a prosthesis, and his absence feels strange, that strange feeling when you’ve lost your phone or valuable information” mentions the duo. Russian brothers Simple Symmetry deliver a stripped down club version, where every element needed to make ... Read more

Premiere: Dario Dea – Ready Player One (Theus Mago Remix) [NEIN Records]

Valentine’s Day 2020 will be a special one for Nein Records who serve up a new EP from Italian-born, London-based DJ and producer Dario Dea with remixes from Theus Mago and Steady State. Dea has been in the scene for a decade, mixing up afro-house infused rhythms and heavy-hitting Italo disco basslines with house and techno. His love of blues and rock also informs his sounds with his previous releases having had support by the likes of Joris Voorn, Mind Against and Lehar. The artist says he started working on this record while moving from Dubai to London. ​”This move ... Read more