Jay Daniel – ‘Broken Knowz’ // Selections (Stream)

Posted in News on October 14, 2016 by dk

Nery – 33 LP +Silent Light ft. Margo(Video)(Madluv Records)

Posted in News on October 5, 2016 by dk


mluv001Portuguese DJ and producer, João Nery – AKA Nery – presents his debut album, 33, on new label Madluv Records; a collection of 12 spellbinding electronic tracks.

On 33, Nery blends electronic and acoustic patterns, proving that having different influences can result in something special. If “Silent Light” brings the uttermost Flying Lotus feelings, “Snake’s Head” pushes soul to a modern era.

Each track presents something fresh: from the organic and delicate textures in tracks, “Give U” and “Mom”, where Teebs and Shigeto can be felt on the horizon, to a dauntless and original pop beat in “Jealous” or to the dance between synths and guitars in “Jigsaw About Noise Known Illusion” like a kind of aurora borealis.

The Portuguese producer spent more time in studios, while recording musicians, than actually producing his tracks. Nery summoned 14 artists, including jazz musicians, percussionists, singers and producers, including; Soia and Elisa…

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Listen:David August -The Spell from upcoming EP

Posted in News on September 30, 2016 by dk


David August to Release “The Spell / A Golden Rush” EP Having performed in front of over 100,000 people this year alone, David August is set to finish 2016 in typically trailblazing fashion. His forthcoming “The Spell / A Golden Rush” EP is the second for Counter Records(Ninja Tune).

Lending weight to the announcement is news of August sharing the bill with electronic supergroup Moderat in Brussels (30/9) and Amsterdam (1/10) this weekend.

The 12” partners August’s previous release “J.B.Y. / Ouvert” and feels like a natural progression from where it left off. Boasting the same craftsmanship he lends to all of his productions, ‘The Spell’ track unites propulsive breakbeats and soaring pads over a lush sound-carpet of delicately arranged noise and field recordings before taking a sudden turn, a woman’s voice intruding to bind “The Spell” in words.

‘A Golden Rush’ also utilizes vocals, representing David August’s first officially released co-written song alongside hitherto unknown singer-songwriter Nelia Kit. On…

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David Holmes -Late Night Tales

Posted in News on September 7, 2016 by dk


late-night-tales-david-holmes-artwork-600x_DJ and producer David Holmes is welcomed to the Late Night Tales fraternity with an evocative collection of personal songs and music, peppered with exclusive new material and rare gems.

I walk a lot. It’s amazing for listening to music: your phone or your emails aren’t going and you’re just in the forest listening to music. It’s so intimate. Anyway, I was listening to the KLF’s Chill Out album, which still sounds amazing, but it triggered an idea with concrete sounds through travelling and movement. And one of the things I was trying to do was to use this idea not just break up the moods but also as a metaphor for moving through life and arriving in different destinations or arriving at different stages in different parts of your life.

Memory, Love, Living, Family, Friendship, Healing, Death and The Afterworld are some of the themes I wanted to…

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Marcel Dettmann’s DJ-Kicks Due In October

Posted in News on September 7, 2016 by dk


DJ​-​Kicks Marcel Dettmann
Marcel Dettmann has mixed the latest edition of the highly respected DJ-Kicks compilation series.

Marcel Dettmann is a Berlin icon who can claim as much responsibility as anyone for the state of modern techno. He has worked closely with many of the genre’s gatekeepers and torch bearers, including Berghain, Ostgut Ton, and Hard Wax. On his upcoming DJ-Kicks, the DJ and producer set out to make a mix that would reflect the entirety of his tastes and musical identity beyond his legendary club sets.

The mix, he says, comes “out of my personal music history, which could be described with the terms Berlin, Berghain and Hard Wax. It’s music that has accompanied me for decades… it is not a mix of brand new tracks, it’s a mixture of of all the music that shaped me over the years and of all the things that still move me today, aesthetically…

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Machinedrum Announces New LP “Human Energy” (Out 30th Sep on Ninja Tune) & Hear New Single ‘Do It 4 U’ feat. D∆WN (Dawn Richard)

Posted in News on August 31, 2016 by dk


ZEN232_PACKSHOTMachinedrum is back and you’ve never heard him like this before. The relentless pioneer and conceptualist of US electronic music has moved to Cali, fallen in love, and discovered a new warmth and beauty in his music. On his forthcoming LP, Human Energy, Travis Stewart draws on esoteric and new age concepts but makes its fun rather than dull and serious. The music astounds over and over again with the sheer brilliance of its execution and, yes, its unremitting energy. Who can say if Human Energy can heal you? It will certainly leave you with a huge, goofy smile slathered all over your face.

As a taster for this career-defining work, we bring you ‘Do It 4 U’, featuring vocals from Dawn Richard aka D∆WN. Having started out in the group Danity Kane working with P Diddy, D∆WN has now finally started to garner the success and acclaim she richly…

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Dua Lipa – Blow Your Mind (Mwah) (Official Audio)

Posted in News on August 26, 2016 by dk


dua lipa blow your mind(mwah)

Pre-order the deluxe album from iTunes to get Blow Your Mind instantly:HERE

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