Fostering a a reimagination of the modern-rave, the introspective and spiritual Day Zero Festival has announced its lineup for 13 January, 2017. Spawned on the mystical final day of the Ancient mayan Calendar, Day Zero has since come to reflect the ebb and flow of its jungle habitat, a sacred space where the sonic tools of the ancient world meet that of the new. Located on the Mayan jungles surrounding Tulum and founded by Crosstown Rebels‘ bossman Damian Lazarus, the 2017 edition will bring Lazarus’ Crosstown familia like Dinky, DJ Three, Serge Devant, Mathew Johnson, and Metrika, as well as ... Read more
Set to release her highly personal LP “Valor” on Damian Lazarus’ esteemed Crosstown Rebels imprint, Chile’s classicaly trained Dinky provides the latest instalment of our mixtape series. Esteemed for her decade long DJ residency at Berlin’s infamous Panorama Bar and past productions on labels such as Cocoon, Visionquest and Crosstown Rebels, Dinky’s latest offering comes at a point in her life where the future was uncertain to say the least. As she describes it: “This album is a personal journey through motherhood and pregnancy as an artist. My life took an 180 degree turn after my first son was born ... Read more
July was another stacked month for releases – with new peak-time releases, EP and LP style, by artists such as Dinky, Anja Schneider, Reboot, Peter Pardeike, Human Machine and many more. All ten of these releases have proven to be veritable nightclub and festival bangers from some of the industry’s best. For this edition, we’ll let the music speak for itself. #10. VA – Moda Black Vol. IV (Moda Black) [soundcloud url=”https://soundcloud.com/deep-house-amsterdam/premiere-walker-royce-my-dream-richy-ahmed-remix” comments=”true” auto_play=”false” color=”E40045″ width=”100%” height=”166″] #9. [a]pendics.shuffle – Aware Sequence Found Life LP (Adjunct Audio) [soundcloud url=”https://soundcloud.com/deep-house-london/premiere-apendicsshuffle-sunburned-tears-original-mix” comments=”true” auto_play=”false” color=”E40045″ width=”100%” height=”166″] #8. Anja Schneider – Rain EP ... Read more
Christian Prommer’s album ‘Übermood’ was already remixed by Dinky, Alex Niggemann and Sascha Braemer earlier this year. Here comes another fine remix package, including the long awaited magnificent Jon Charnis Remix for Marimba, a gleamy peak-time monster remix by Animal Trainer and a splendid deep re-interpretation by Bugsy. Listen to the Full Premiere of Jon Charnis’ take on Marimba below. After years of producing music under various guises, Jon Charnis found his true calling in the slower, darker, and deeper spheres of House music. The re-invention manifested beyond music as the former DC native relocated to the city of Los ... Read more
Berlin is the place to be for both creators and lovers of electronic music. Amongst those creators we find Dinky, who now releases her fifth studio album on Berlin-based label Visionquest. For me reviewing this album meant getting in touch with the mind of what I now regard as one of Berlin's many promising producers.