Continuing the series of acclaimed EPs on his recently relaunched imprint, Locked Groove presents “The Gate”, a three track package paying homage to strands of New Beat, Rave, and Jungle that continue to influence his sound. Here, ‘Waiting For The Climax’ is an unapologetic new beat throwback to the 1980s Belgian underground. Acid basslines and dark synths swelter inside slow, chugging percussion. “The Gate” is available 24 August on Locked Groove Records
Berlin’s cult techno duo Exercise One release their newest 12” featuring 2 originals and a remix by Berlin-based Locked Groove. One original reminisces on the past, another gazes at the future, while the remix fuses both concepts together. Spending their early years absorbed in the goth culture and IDM scene, Exercise One (aka Marco Frievogel and Ingo Gansera) take a playful approach to techno – one that spans the vibrance of the Kreuzberg DIY punk vibe. Marco and Ingo met in Berlin while working for !K7 – where they went on experimenting, producing, and rehearsing as a duo. Following this was the launch of their label Lan Muzic, which featured releases by Donato Dozzy, ... Read more
Now on Youtube, Tale os Us new ‘Afterlife’ compilation and label AL001 is streaming in full. See also: Tale Of Us Launch Afterlife Label With New Compilation Check out the 10 tracks below from the likes of Recondite, Monoloc, Mind Against, Locked Groove, and, of course, Tale of Us themselves.
All We Want Festival has just announced that its third edition is nearly sold out, with 90% of tickets now gone. Deep House Amsterdam is looking forward to host a stage again. This time with Andre Lodemann, Locked Groove and Amsterdams very own Prunk, Elias Mazian, Kevin Duane and Kimou. At this moment there are only 300 tickets left, so be quick. Take a look at the full line up with many big names, grab your tickets and we will see you in Germany! July 3rd – 6th | All We Want Festival | Tickets | Kloster Graefenthal, Germany | Full Line Up: [one_half last=”no”] Kink (BG) Alle ... Read more
After two memorable (and sold-out) indoor events in the winter, it’s time for the Wonderland Festival to cast its wings over festival season by introducing its first summertime edition. Having already announced Sidney Charles, Jonas Rathsmann and Tom Demac to the lineup, we can now announce (with a little help from the Mad Hatter) its stacked second phase, which surely lives up to Wonderland’s name and reputation. After consulting with the Mad Hatter, Verknipt is going to do what they do best, at one of the Amsterdam’s most wondrous locations, Diemerbos, on 29 August 2015. After a long time thinking it over, the Mad Hatter has provided Verknipt with a wonderful line-up; the perfect mix ... Read more
As I’m sure we all remember, the 2015 DGTL Festival at Amsterdam’s NDSM was a veritable rollercoaster ride; not just of music, but of an overall sensory experience. Existing as a sustainability think-tank, as much as an artistic mecca, the festival remained undoubtedly rooted within the city of Amsterdam’s industrial infrastructure and cultural history. Featuring sets from a whose who of todays best in House and Techno, DGTL truly was a solid kick off to what is widely known as “festival season,” whether in its Netherlands home, around the European continent, or worldwide. In lieu of the traditional festival “after movie,” the guys ... Read more