Richie Hawtin's (Can I just refer to him as Plastikman??) Minus Records welcomed a new name to the fold yesterday. Marc Faenger, a Düsseldorf native who's been releasing consistently on smaller labels like Little Helpers and Cellaa, has put 6 very strong original productions down for this EP.
Marc delivers minimal techno that's just a bit more minimal and spacey than his labelmates. All 6 cuts show strong attention to details like compression and reverberant space, which pays off in the overall CONTINUE READING
Defected Records proudly announces the signing of Hercules & Love Affair’s acid-pop masterpiece ‘Do You Feel The Same?’, a single from their rapturously received third album, Feast Of The Broken Heart.
Hercules & Love Affair is a unique group in the spectrum of dance music. Conceived and led by Denver DJ and producer Andy Butler, they are front runners in live house music and have been responsible for a number of seminal records including 2008’s ‘Blind’ (accompanied by a phenomenal CONTINUE READING
The good people at Motek Music are putting out their second record digitally this week. What They Wanna Be comes from label boss Matt Hardinge, (who, by the way, played a great set with Doctor Dru last night) and gets a host of remixers, including LA's Low Tide.
Strong, moody, transcendent vibes from all cuts--will let your ears do the rest. Some words from Motek below if you care to read more :)
The second release on Motek Music, and it's the turn of head honcho Matt Hardinge, with his CONTINUE READING
Our friends at Music Is 4 Lovers have just put out this killer remix by Chris Luzz of our local talents Low Tide's (Touch of Class, Motek) original track Ahead. In true NYC style Luzz cements the drifting dreamscapes to a propulsive groundwork of bass and drum loops, and the contrast really shines.
Listen and download below, and be sure to follow Low Tide and Chris Luzz on Facebook and Soundcloud for more great music.
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Chicago-bred Hot Creations owner Lee Foss will be making his way to the decks this Friday for the next Framework installment at Sound Nightclub. As one of the leading artists within the Dance Music industry, Lee has consistently pushed the boundaries of House music with his hefty basslines and entrancing vocals. With fellow partner in crime Jamie Jones, Lee created the infamous Hot Natured label, which has produced some of the hottest tracks to hit the industry. Singing alongside Lee will be non CONTINUE READING
Londoner Vanilla Ace is one of the most exciting house producers of the moment, with a unique sound that spans Deep House, Nu Disco, G House, Indie Dance and more; he’s set to thrill audiences all over North America. The tour will see him making 19 different stops at tastemaker events and venues such as Hard Summer, Bardot, Spybar, and Grasshopper. To celebrate the new tour he’s giving away his remix of ZHU’s “Faded.” Already a dark gorgeous Nu Disco tune from the mysterious LA native, CONTINUE READING
If you're looking to kick off a party to celebrate Germany's crushing victory (or heal the wounds of Brazil's embarrassment with some sweet, sweet techno,) in that historical world cup game that just ended, Maceo Plex's freshly uploaded set from Enter Ibiza is the answer.
Techno - 7
Samba - 1
PS: this is only the first 40 minutes... we'll keep this updated if Maceo finds the rest of the recording... ;)