Tag: noir music

Premiere: Sabb - Jeopardized (Original Mix)

The hugely anticipated first release to go out on Sabb’s new RADIANT. label, is the first single ‘Jeopardized’ off his upcoming debut LP ‘Radiant’. From calling labels like Moon Harbour, Circus, Saved Records and Noir Music home to fueling the world’s most iconic clubbing spaces Sabb has fast become one of club music’s most respected figures. Right from the outset with lead single ‘Jeopardized’, shakers slither, bass patterns undulate while vocals drift in and out of focus to create an abundance of movement and cascading energy: enough to get crowds moving but also with big artistic depth. With its intoxicating ... Read more

DHA Mix #296 By Raxon

One of the Middle East most dynamic and recognizable figures is Raxon. Now based in Barcelona, the Egyptian born electronic music artist spent his formative DJ years as resident for Audio Tonic (Dubai), which exposed him to a wide variation of sound, most importantly the influences of quality dance music. Raxon’s patented driving bass heavy House & Techno sound has found his productions land on the likes of Ellum, Diynamic, Noir Music, Tronic, and more, with his huge 2016 summer remix of Noir & Olivier Giacamotto’s ‘Reste’ of particular note. Now, with a globe trotting tour schedule including prominent stops ... Read more

DHA Mix #281 By John Monkman

Releasing on many of the world’s cutting edge labels, it was John Monkman’s 2015 collaboration with Pete Tong that shot him firmly into international tastemaker conversations. Having released on the likes of Kompakt, Crosstown Rebels, and Get Physical, with several new projects in the pipeline, John Monkman is also a staple name atop the Beatport charts and the world’s top electronic music media (like DHA for instance, which previously premiered Coyu‘s remix of John & Pete’s ‘The Bumps’. Now, with recent releases available via Rebellion (Epoch) and Noir Music (Trusting Source), John Monkman brings his one of a kind electronic ... Read more

DHA Mix #256 By Marc DePulse

Put simply, Marc DePulse plays (and makes) the music he loves. The Leipzig-based producer will tell you this himself, both in words and by the strength of his release and production catalogue. With this philosophy in mind, the past decade has seen Marc release over 150+ times while also performing on the biggest international stages. Amongst some of these prominent musical destinations tat have held Marc DePulse tracks are Noir Music, Traum Schallplatten, Definition:Music, Katermukke, and Selador. But, Marc also runs his own JEAHMON! Records and is set to release his second artist album later this year on Einmusika Recordings. ... Read more

Premiere: Tlak – All About You (Original Mix)

Tlak, Denis Horvat’s alias releases ‘All About You’ on Objektivity. All About You has been on a sterling rotation from DJ’s such as Dixon & Ame. The track features a steady progression with a mellow touch, building towards an acidic melody. Tlak‘s first release ‘To The End’ was released on   Frankey & Sandrino’s new label a few months ago. This release was a great taster of what we can expect from the producers new and refined sound. Before the days of Tlak were in existence, the producer’s sound was both melodic and iconic. This unique sound has attracted many ... Read more

Premiere: Raxon – Elevate (AFFKT Remix)

AFFKT, who has been a driving force behind a colorful & empowering sound that is refined by his drive for perfection. Once described as a “Son Of A Thousand Sounds”, AFFKT has evolved his career to a place surpassing expectation and enjoying much praise from his peers. Cutting through the ranks, his path has retained an essence of those who have influenced him, he now sits shoulder to shoulder in skill & presence. Serving electronica crossover masterpieces via imprints like Suara, and his very own Sincopat, and expressing versatility digging deep, delivering heart-stopping, engaging techno on the likes of Kling ... Read more

Premiere: Hayze – Brighter Days (Original Mix)

Premiering on DHA is Kuala Lumpur based DJ – Hayze, who has been both a commercially successful and consistently active artist for well-over 20 years. His recognition as an experienced DJ will not be unrequited any time soon. After overcoming a life-threatening disease, Hayze is more passionate about his music than ever before. He is best known for his collaborations with artists such as Noir, Full Intention, Shapeshifters, Dave Penn, Sandy Rivera, Nic Fanciulli, MJ Cole, Skylark, and Solomon, and released on labels such as Defected Records, Strictly Rhythm, MN2S, M.O.S, Sony Australia, Sony Germany, EMI, Noir Music and a host of other underground labels. ... Read more

Premiere: Florian Kruse & Hendrik Burkhard – We Own The Night (Original Mix)

2nd release on Noir Music comes from the collaboration of Florian Kruse & Hendrik Burkhard, and this time for a more dance floor functional effort by the guys. The two Germans went on a “let’s make some music out in no-mans land” get- away to the north of Denmark without internet interruptions and sat down for a week to create music that has now been signed to Poker Flat, Green and this one on Noir Music. We’re premiering the original mix of “We Own The Night”. With long time passion for house that dates back to the early years, Kruse is first and foremost ... Read more

Full premiere: Noir – Lumière Brillante (Original Mix)

Noir is re-launching his label NM2 after 18 months of absence with a great portfolio of artists and the principal release being his very own. Thus we are very happy to share the premiere of “Lumière Brillante”, one of the two tracks of the newest Noir’s EP in our premiere series. Lumières, not only being the monumental first release on the re-launch of NM2, is one of the first tracks Noir produced back in April, since his successful self titled debut artist album released this year’s March 2015. Aside being responsible for 2011’s track ‘Around’, which with it’s with its recurring tune around ... Read more

Native Instruments Introduces ‘Stems’ Audio Format Allowing Greater Manipulation Capabilities

Native Instruments, creators and proprietors of Traktor DJ Software, have announced a new open audio format entitled ‘STEMS’ rolling out in the upcoming months. Introduced in Miami at last week’s Winter Music Conference, Stems primary goal is to make more aspects of music available for manipulation, whether in the studio or in the booth, by DJs, Remixers, and Producers alike. For example, four “Stems” (bass, drums, melody, vocals) exist within each file, which can now be accessed and modified as individual elements.  Each stem file, which ends with stem.mp4, contains a single stereo mix and all 4 parts. Though larger than an MP3 ... Read more

Mix #144 By Larse

Larse started making music in the early 90’s when he tried to build up a Hip Hop crew with a friend where he was the DJ. This is when he started collecting records and started deejaying as well. Nowadays he is an established deep house DJ and has been around for many years.  In the past years Larse was one of the guys who approached the deep house hype on a more commercial level with his massive hits ‘The More I Want’ or ‘So Long’. Besides being a great producer and DJ, he hosts a weekly Radio show called ‘Klubbing’ on 1LIVE, the ... Read more

Exclusive Interview with Noir

He’s had more than ten years of experience in the upper echelons of the electronic music scene, is regularly applauded and acclaimed for his productions by veterans like Carl Cox, Luciano and Roger Sanchez, and he founded and runs a well-respected label in his spare time. We are talking about Denmark’s Noir, aka René Kristensen. Noir will treat us to a mixtape soon, but first we wanted to have a tête-à-tête with this charming man. So we discussed the finer things in life, like facial hair, David Bowie and grocery shopping. 
When was the last time you fully shaved your ... Read more