Archive | Claude VonStroke

Holy Ship! releases stacked 2019 lineup including REZZ, Claude VonStroke, NGHTMRE, Zeds Dead & More

Holy Ship! is notorious for selling out in a matter of minutes, and the Norwegian Cruise Lines’ ship turned floating EDM festival is set to do the same with the unveiling of the 2019 lineup. The two-weekend festival is set to take place with a four night sailing January 5-9, 2019 for the festival’s 12th sailing. […]

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Watch Claude VonStroke & Green Velvet go b2b in Las Vegas

It’s never too hot for a little Green Velvet. The “Flash” producer recently met Claude VonStroke at the decks of Drai’s Beach Club in Las Vegas, where the two tech house heavyweights doled out a b2b set that functioned as a clear testament to the city’s status as the entertainment capital of the world. Fans of […]

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Claude VonStroke announces first ever Dirtybird live album

On the afternoon before his debut headlining performance at Detroit’s annual Movement Festival, Claude VonStroke took to Twitter to excitedly deem the opportunity a “dream come true,” as well as a “major bucket list set.” The combination of VonStroke having made almost a dozen appearances at Movement before eclipsing a headliner seat, as well as […]

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MØ’s ‘Nostalgia’ gets a house remix from Detroit’s own MK

MØ released two house remixes of her most recent single, “Nostalgia.” The Danish pop star enlists veteran talents MK and Claude VonStroke to transform the original, alternative pop vibe into upbeat house. MØ’s smokey vocals make her a perfect candidate for a house makeover. Both remixers keep the calypso rhythm, staying true to the original beat. High […]

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DA presents: 10 sets you can’t miss at Movement 2018

Words by Bella Bagshaw and Grace Fleisher Despite a visibly shifting techno scene stateside, 2018 marks one of the most banner years for  Detroit, and America’s finest house & techno institution — Movement. With a booking that arguably serves as a controversial departure from the city’s roots, Movement’s 2018 programming captures the experimental essence of the times, a time […]

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Claude VonStroke funks it up on new EP, ‘Walay (My Bae)’ [Stream]

Claude VonStroke is a consistent sonic standout, and Walay (My Bae) positions the father of the Dirtybird flock at the very center of the slew of stirring releases that constitutes this week’s New Music Friday. Steady rockin’ in the 128 BPM range, VonStroke’s Walay (My Bae) both whets and satiates listeners’ appetites for the rousing […]

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Where snow meets dust: Minus Zero Winter Sport & Music Festival has evolved into a creative experiment

In just four years, Minus Zero Winter Sport & Music Festival has transformed from a one-day, west coast gathering to a full-fledged soirée that takes place each spring in Vermont. While dancing, skiing and snowboarding has always been a part of Minus Zero’s DNA, the fest has since branched out to the art world in […]

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Dirtybird BBQ announces dates for Austin, Oakland, and Los Angeles

Years ago, the beloved Dirtybird crew assembled around a grill in San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park over a mutual love of full gullets and outlier records. The space began a safe place for the original Dirtybird Players to let their inner weirdness shine and has since grown to welcome an extended family of thousands. The family style cookout has become an […]

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Dirtybird BBQ announces dates for Austin, Oakland, and Los Angeles

Years ago, the beloved Dirtybird crew assembled around a grill in San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park over a mutual love of full gullets and outlier records. The space began a safe place for the original Dirtybird Players to let their inner weirdness shine and has since grown to welcome an extended family of thousands. The family style cookout quickly became an […]

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‘Bass dads’ Claude VonStroke and EPROM bring the heat on ‘Grenade’

After dropping off the absolutely mental ID at Dirtybird Campout East and live on THE BIRDHOUSE, Claude VonStroke has finally released his massive collaboration with the bass god EPROM. Though EPROM has a storied history with the Dirtybird flock, his off-kilter productions were yet to meet VonStroke’s directly, until now. While it was merely a matter […]

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Minus Zero Festival brings the heat with complete 2018 lineup

For the past three-years, winter sports and music compatibly converged in Vermont under the auspices of the Minus Zero Festival. The winter sports and music festival will host its annual fourth edition at Vermont’s Mount Snow Resort, offering attendees the unique opportunity to hit the slopes of Vermont’s Green Mountains in between sets spun by renowned […]

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Barclay Crenshaw drops audacious new single, ‘The Baddest’

Barclay Crenshaw reasserts his presence in a parallel hip hop reality with the release of “The Baddest,” a single poised to drip its overflowing attitude all over the charts. A track that taps into the tantalizing rap roots that have grown into the full branched, alien bass aesthetic that defines Barclay sound, “The Baddest” gleans […]

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Elements Lakewood announces 2018 lineup featuring Claude Vonstroke and Jamie Jones

Elements Lakewood has announced their 2018 lineup featuring Dirtybird head honcho Claude Vonstroke and Paradise Records tech house maestro Jamie Jones, among a diver plethora of artists spanning a variety of electronic genres. The festival takes place in the rolling hills of Pennsylvania, deep within an expansive summer-camp-esque property in Lakewood. Green fields, lush forests […]

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Dirtybird Campout East releases 2018 set times

Dirtybird Campout is set to embark on a new chapter with the inaugural edition of their East Coast Campout. The festival — which features sets from Walker & Royce, Justin Martin, Biz Markie, and the bird boss himself Mr. Claude Vonstroke.Now, campers can begin planning their weekends as the festival has released their official set […]

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Movement Festival releases unparalleled 2018 lineup

Though the start of festival season is still some months away, lineups announcements have begun in earnest.. From the recent additions of Alesso and Alison Wonderland to this year’s Tomorrowland lineup, to the announcement of REZZ’s headliner status at Shambhala Festival, 2018 is easily rounding out to showcase the brightest acts within the music industry.Adding onto the anticipated list […]

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Ever After Music Festival drops stacked 2018 lineup

Ever After Music Festival will be returning to Kitchener, Ontario for its fourth installment this June, and yesterday the festival dropped a stacked bass-heavy lineup. Basshead highlights include Excision going b2b with Datsik, Getter, Flux Pavilion, Illenium, and essentially the entire rest of the lineup. Claude VonStroke will be there bringing it in for the techno crowd […]

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Claude Vonstroke, Kaskade, and A-Trak pulled off legendary b3b on Holy Ship!

Holy Ship departed for its first 2018 voyage on January 6. Fans aboard the chaotic dance music ship typically report a swarm of unexpected performances — Porter Robinson capped the weekend off with a surprise Virtual Self set, for example. Out-of-this-world b2b sets also took place, with weekend one finishing off with headliners A-Trak, Kaskade and Claude Von Stroke throwing together quite […]

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Barclay Crenshaw drops off high-octane Dirtybird Campout set

Claude VonStroke‘s first love was hip-hop, and as is said, “you never forget your first love.” In an effort to hone in on his love for the genre, VonStroke released a debut LP under his own name, Barclay Crenshaw, in January of 2017 and as the year went on, he released a satiating slew of extraterrestrial-friendly […]

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