Tag: Tuskegee

The Social Festival Podcast By William Djoko

Most of his fellow natives will recognize him as one of Trouw’s former longest serving resident DJs, William Djoko remains one of The Netherlands’ most exciting talents. A staple on the likes of Voyage Direct, Tuskegee and Mobilee, William Djoko iss able to grab the attention of his audience instantly thanks to an unbridled enthusiasm, while his performances which have earned him spots at every major Dutch festival and some of the most renowned venues around the world. Over the weekend of 29-30 September, William Djoko joins a heavyweight lineup at Nic Fanciulli‘s The Social Festival as it celebrates its ... Read more

Interview: The Martinez Brothers

Already 10 years into their journey as DJs, and still only in their mid-20s, The Martinez Brothers have achieved a career’s worth of accolades. As two of the most recognizable global stars in dance music culture, The Martinez Brothers empire and experience is vast – a headlining residency at Circoloco,‘#1 DJs in the World’ honors from Mixmag, designing for New Era, and revolutionary record imprints, Cuttin’ Headz and Tuskegee (with Seth Troxler). Since first hitting the road in their teens, The Martinez Brothers have gone on to sell out some of the world’s largest venues, rising to become one of ... Read more

Seth Troxler Launches Auction For Brain Cancer Awareness Foundation

Currently in the throws of trekking Mt. Kilimanjaro, raising money for Brain Cancer awareness, Seth Troxler has now teamed up with the Eastern Electrics crew to launch a handful of auctions, with all proceeds going toward the Cure Brain Cancer Foundation. Amongst the prizes are a VIP experience to Eastern Electrics for 4 people, a meal for 10 at his own Smokey Tails restaurant, as well as a collection of signed memorabilia including Tuskegee apparel and vinyl records. Of the initiative and the clim, Troxler stated, “If each of my fans donated 25p I could reach my goal, and if ... Read more

Would You Get This Super Fan Tattoo?

There’s really not much to be said here…what we’ve got is simple: a guy with a tattoo that says “Seth Troxler b2b The Martinez Brothers”. I can’t quite make out the location of the ink (leg maybe…there might be a kneecap in there somewhere) but, regardless, a keen eyed Seth Troxler took to his twitter account and posted the masterpiece, looking for its owner. Apparently Troxler has been in contact with the owner of said tat, who will no doubt be lavished with perks for the undying love of all things Tuskegee (the label Troxler runs alongside TMB)

The 10 Best WMC/MMW Events 2016

As thousands of fans are about to gather in Miami for the MMW, WMC & Ultra, we hand picked the shows which should be on your to go list. March is the busiest time of the year for the sunshine state and hundreds of events are taking place, however some of them do clearly stand out for us, the 10 best gigs with very special artists in very special venues, Miami people get ready to dance until dawn! See also: How To Understand Miami Music Marathon’s Event Groups 15 March | Mind Against & DJ Tennis | Electrik Pickle Plot ... Read more

The Most Politically Active Artists In Dance Music

“My house is your house” – states the mantra of the music we love. But what house are we living in in the real world? Dance music, in its purest form, comes with an embedded message of unity, acceptance and tolerance. But on the other hand, it is also a church of escapism and hedonistic ‘carpe diem’ – pretty much synonymous with the indulgence of state-of-mind enhancing substances. But does it step further than that? To the communities, societies we live in? And can DJs be the catalyst for change? (should they be?). In this list we present the dance music artists that, at least in our view, ... Read more

Exclusive Interview With Seth Troxler

What can be said about Seth Troxler that hasn’t already. World class as a DJ and as a personality, Seth’s commitment to the music and culture of electronic music runs deep, from the back alleys of Detroit to the warehouses of Berlin, and now the allure of London. Having ignited the world of house and techno over the past decade, Seth’s constant barrage of sultry vocal jams has landed him, in consecutive years, voted number three, two and one in the Resident Advisor Top 100 DJ Poll, as well as landing much-vaunted residencies at DC10, Trouw and Output. Internationally, there isn’t a ... Read more