Tag: Doctor Dru

Jeudi Records Labelnight Podcast By Chaim

After a wave of stunning releases for labels like Supplement Facts, Cocoon and MBF, Chaim’s powerful, individual productions to be some of the highest quality club tracks around. Fusing solid bass heavy grooves, clearly inspired by his love for those classic jacking Chicago jams, hypnotic synth hooks, trade mark effected percussion, live instrumentation and vocal snippets, the Tel Aviv artist’s unique and organic sound always makes an impact. On Friday, October 21 Chaim joins the JEUDI Records family as the Hamburg based imprint comes to the Amsterdam Dance Event with a very special showcase at Curtain Club. On the night, he will ... Read more

Premiere: Sailor & I x Eekkoo – LETTERS (Lower Case) (Doctor Dru Remix)

Based in Hamburg, Doctor Dru hits up a remix of Sailor & I x Eekkoo, receiving strong support from Sasha, Hernan Cattaneo, Adriatique, Solomun, Jon Monkmon, Nick Warren, and many more. Alongside his multi-layered history DJing, Doctor Dru works as a drummer, runs his own label, collaborates with other acts such as Adana Twins, and of course, produces his own emotive, wistful signature tracks – such as his release off Exploited’s ‘Black Jukebox 03’ compilation. He’s hit up other remixes on OFF, JEUDI Records and Stil vor Talent, and followed those up with his “Proper Lane” EP and a timeless remix of Claptone’s huge hit “No Eyes”. In terms of ... Read more

Premiere: Bambook – Träume ft. Name One (Quina Remix)

Today we present Vol I. of Jeudi’s brand new series “The Remixes”. The series will showcase remixes of some of the imprint’s prior released works. For this first edition Jeudi has gathered some great contributors for remix duty, including Maxxi Soundsystem, who has reshaped label head Doctor Dru’s Proper Lane, MANIK on Cheap Picasso’s Don’t Play Around, Camea on Bambook’s Tow The Line, and, the premiere in question, Quina’s reinterpretation of Bambook gem Träume. The brand new Stockholm/Miami based production team Quina just signed their first track to Guy Gerber’s Rumors. Their take on “Träume” is quite the dreamy treatment. The perfect ... Read more

Mix #168 By Doctor Dru

From a humble beginning to being asked to produce funk legend Bootsy Collins’ new single or remix Romanthony’s ‘Too Long’, Doctor Dru has made an impressive journey in the music industry. Although it was never set in stone as a goal, Dru has become one of the leading figures in the contemporary deep house genre, with a versatile back catalog on Exploited, Baalsaal Records, Jackmode and of course plenty of additions to his own JEUDI Records label.  In 2011, after hours locked away in his studio, Dru conceived modern-day classics such as “Juicy Fruit” and “Anymore” in collaboration with the Adana Twins. In ... Read more

Exclusive Interview With Patlac

“I started with techno music from labels like Tresor, Kanzleramt, Müller. I think it was a little rebellious, because a lot of the kids listened to some more pop music and I wanted to be different. Now I think how stupid it actually is, the attitude that my taste is the best, but back then it was cool.” Patrick Müller aka Patlac is a DJ/Producer from Hamburg. Originally from a small village in North Germany, he now resides in the country’s second biggest city, known for its harbour, St. Pauli district and of course quality deep house music. Although he ... Read more

Loveland Festival 2014 Report

Summer’s end is upon us, but the dutch won’t give up on their summer so easily. August is one of the busiest months when it comes to open air festivals. After seeing and reading about the three days of Dekmantel, it was time to turn our eyes and ears towards one of Holland’s pioneering dance music organizations. Established back in 1995, Loveland to this date maintained their vision of bringing people together through love and music in a formatted environment. Over the past weekend, the lake by the Sloterpark transformed into a playground for music crusaders where music and nature secured the ring for ... Read more

Full Premiere: Doctor Dru – Proper Lane (Original Mix)

Our latest Full Premiere covers an artist who barely needs an introduction: Doctor Dru. The Exploited stallion and co-owner of Jeudi Records has been rocking the scene with his warm and elegant house sound for a while now. His upcoming ‘Proper Lane’ EP will be no. 13 in the Jeudi catalog, that has previously seen the likes of  Smash TV, Adana Twins, Oliver Koletzki, Audiojack and a range of other topnotch artists on it. You can exclusively hear the full title track right here. If you feel like that there is time for your dancing feet to have a portion ... Read more

Park Am See Podcast #001 By Doctor Dru

This Saturday will see the first edition of Park Am See Festival. The line-up will be delivered by three different organizations with its own stage, creating a characteristic sound at each one of them. The location is a virgin, untouched piece of nature, which will act as the playground for the attendees. Together with the exquisite selection of artists, one of whom is Exploited’s Doctor Dru, this promises to turn into a memorable day indeed. For Doctor Dru it all started when he was a little boy, treating his mothers pots and pans with his drumsticks. After a professional career ... Read more

Exploited Podcast #001 by Claptone

Cloaked under a bright gold bird-like mask, Claptone travels the world playing shows while picking up new fans at each stop along the way. His productions have become the talk of the town with praise being tossed around by everyone from Pete Tong and DJ Sneak to A-Trak. Hit output for the esteemed Exploited imprint in 2012, kicking off with the infection “Cream”, started the revolution gaining top ten honors on the Beatport chart. Since that release Claptone has gone from strength to strength. “Wrong”, “Night On Fire”, “Good To You” and “No Eyes” being prime examples. “No Eyes”, which ... Read more