Tag: Retrograde

Premiere: Marlon Hoffstadt - Pure Awareness (Original Mix)

On the second edition on his Midnight Themes imprint, Marlon Hoffstadt touches on Acid, Proto-Trance and Jacking House across three tracks. Fresh off releases on Hot Haus, Ransom Note Records and his own Retrograde, Marlon is reemerging as a defiant staple of dancefloors far and wide. With his newest release, he encourages listeners to engage with the music without the interferences of 21st century life. “Themes From My Future Self” is available 9 February on Midnight Themes PRE ORDER

Premiere: Marlon Hoffstadt – 2000 MG Floating (Original Mix)

Retrograde returns late September with ‘In Reverse Pt.1’, a delightful package hosting multiple artists such as Matteo Luis, Natureboy Gold, Terron and Marlon Hoffstadt. Having his first works published from the youthful age of 17, Marlon Hoffstadt is no stranger to the electronic music world. Now 22, Hoffstadt has since refined his sound in order to channel is musical visions that have helped him curate the label Retrograde. The enthusiastic Berliner works hard to retain his distinctive sounds, sampling vocals from the likes of Chicago house legend Paris Brightledge. 2000 mg floating marks the fifth release from the Berlin based label. The ... Read more

Premiere: Lo & Matteo Luis – Won’t Cry (Marlon Hoffstadt Remix)

Brand new new label Retrograde presents its RTGD001 in the form of „Won’t Cry“ EP by Matteo Luis & Lo, both part of the imprint’s family. The young Cologne natives offer a warming and moony work from their archives to start the labels catalogue as smoothly as possible. The original was reworked trice by amongst others, friends of the emerging label as well as long time role models of the label heads Marlon Hofffstadt and Goldberg. The former delivers a drifty and impulsive close to the floor interpretation of Won’t Cry, whilst buddy Johnjons remix gleams through percussive sequence sounds ... Read more