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Premiere: i_o – Warning

It should come as no surprise that mau5trap has a reputation of quickly identifying some of electronic music’s sharpest rising talents. Under the careful watch of deadmau5 himself, the label has been instrumental in the rise of artists such as REZZ, Rinzen, and now, i_o.For his first release on mau5trap — part of the label’s We […]

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Premiere: Jeremy Olander – Crossed (Original Mix)

Jeremy Olander has found himself at the helm of a flourishing progressive house scene, much of it thanks to the work of his growing independent imprint, Vivrant. For his latest release however, the Swedish producer is leaving his home base to join the Anjunadeep family.It’s not the first time he’s stepped out from Vivrant this year; back […]

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Premiere: Richy Ahmed provides punchy re-work of Janson’s ‘Mode’

Richy Ahmed is edging into legend territory in today’s house sphere, and thus can be trusted to provide followers with consistently caliber releases. This theory is embodied in his latest endeavor: re-molding Janson’s piece “Mode” into his own.“Mode,” released on Ahmed’s Four Thirty Two imprint, is already quite the scintillating house cut. However, its Richy-fied version […]

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Premiere: Anabel Englund, Matt Ossentjuk, Human Life & Mont Blvck – Rising (wAFF Remix)

One of LA’s most notorious party crews, Gari Safari, has officially doubled down and started their own label. Comprised of Anabel Englund, Matt Ossentjuk, Human Life and Mont Blvck, the Gari Safari crew have come to embody the raw, sultry house and techno of LA’s thriving underground.The group’s first collective single, and first label offering, “Rising,” embodies the style, […]

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Premiere: Sam Smyers – Motion ft M. Maggie (Schier Remix)

It may be the first day of December, but Schier is bringing warm summer vibes back into the winter months with his new remix for Sam Smyers and M. Maggie. For his rework of “Motion,” Schier has crafted a melodic tropical house song that beautifully plays off of M. Maggie’s smooth vocals. Where the original […]

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Premiere: Nicole Moudaber & Carl Cox – See You Next Tuesday (Black Asteroid Remix)

Black Asteroid‘s experience is as vast as the amount of music styles he has dabbled in. His unique tenure as a musician, which included being Prince’s engineer, made him a perfect candidate to remold his longtime friend Nicole Moudaber‘s “See You Next Tuesday” with Carl Cox into his own.The project took an unexpected turn, but […]

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Premiere: Lil Uzi Vert – The Way Life Goes (Madnap Cover Version)

Chicago-native Madnap‘s story begins with his founding of a creative collective — the Paper Crane — two years ago. In turn, the artist created a full-on network of producers, vocalists, and graphic designers. Through this collective, the artist showcased the up-and-coming talent of SoundCloud in an inclusive art-based community, and even himself made time for producing.Earlier this […]

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Premiere: Chicola – Backstabber

Chicola has spent over two decades as a DJ helping cultivate the progressive genre. Now, the time has come for him to capture the breadth of his sound through his first-ever artist album.Could Heaven Be is thus a deeply personal look at the Israeli legend’s artistry. Released on prominent progressive label Lost&Found, the LP spans twelve […]

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Premiere: UZ – Lobby ft QUIX & Chaz French (sumthin sumthin Remix)

Experimental DJ-producer sumthin sumthin has delivered his rendition of UZ‘s “Lobby” featuring QUIX and Chaz French. The song is to be featured on the extensive remix album accompanying UZ’s Layers LP, released earlier this year via UZ’s own Quality Goods Records. Also released recently on Quality Goods was sumthin sumthin’s own Afterglow EP. The four-track EP displays the California-based artist’s innovative, genre-defiant production technique.Sumthin sumthin has added his […]

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Premiere: John Monkman – Mad Hatter (Original Mix)

John Monkman has proven himself one of house and techno’s most capable producers. From two standout EPs on Crosstown Rebels, to snagging a Beatport #1 with his enchanting remix of Anaphase’s “Disconnect,” the UK producer has raised the bar for himself in 2017 and doesn’t appear to be slowing anytime soon. In fact, in what may result in his […]

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Exclusive: The Upbeats – Ethers

A duo that barely needs an introduction: The Upbeats are back and in epic fashion. The de-evolution virtuosos have been steadily releasing music in 2017, with a wide selection of fantastic drum & bass to choose from. To further add to their music-filled year, the New Zealanders are primed and ready to make their Critical Music […]

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Premiere: JP Saxe – Anybody Else (Win & Woo Remix)

Chicago-based duo Win & Woo have had a stellar 2017. From an array of successful singles like “Chicago” with Bryce Fox to partnering with Blue Moon brewing for “Constellation” to their current tour with fellow Windy City natives Louis the Child, Nick Winholt and Austin Woo haven’t slowed down in the slightest as the year has progressed.They’re […]

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Premiere: WHTKD – Secrets ft KStewart

German producer WHTKD is bringing his sun-soaked melodies to the waves of DA with the premiere of his latest single, “Secrets” with KStewart.The Cologne artist made a big splash nearly three years ago with the release of “Say To Me,” which has garnered more than 2 million streams on SoundCloud since it came out in April […]

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Premiere: Oliver Nelson – Feel Alright ft Guy Sebastian

Fresh off a collaboration with Kygo on the Norwegian’s “Riding Shotgun,” Sweden’s Oliver Nelson is back with a new single, “Feel Alright.” Featuring vocals from Australian Guy Sebastian, the track is an unabashedly happy disco tune sure to get crowds moving.With an uptempo energy and funky guitar riffs, Sebastian’s vocals have a groovy foundation to soar […]

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Premiere: Audio drops off blistering new drum n’ bass weapon ‘Hypebeast’

South London’s Audio has always been true to his craft, shaping the course of drum n’ bass production with a stocked catalog that spans numerous notable labels over nearly two decades. The veteran beat maker’s newest, “Hypebeast,” is the final cut from his inbound EP Rat Race, rolling out just ahead of the full project’s November 10 release on Netherlands-based […]

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Premiere: Kaiserdisco – Hydra

Kaiserdisco are at yet another turning point in their career. A powerful burst of creativity washing over the German duo has inevitably led to the renaissance of their craft in the form of their debut album, Another Dimension. The eleven-piece project will release on Tronic come November 13, and will act as a platform that launches […]

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Premiere: Hideouts – Wild

Channeling the likes of Jai Wolf and ODESZA, Hideouts has dropped an indie electronic piece titled, “Wild.” The New Orleans natives have created a dreamy yet energetic track featuring tribal percussion, airy, echoing vocal samples, and a stunning melody. “Wild” also showcases sparkling riffs of synth and breathtaking bits of piano instrumentation.Hideouts are a largely […]

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Premiere: Burj Massiha x Jae7 – Best Of You

Two newcomers, Burj Massiha and Jae7, link up on the new single “Best OF You.”Exclusively on DA, “Best Of You” is a clever meld of pop sensibility and futuristic sound design. Piano and catchy vocals play the track in before building toward the first drop. The hook continues as the energy builds and undulating synths slice […]

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Premiere: GoodLuck – Saved By The Summer

South African live electronic trio, GoodLuck, may be just creeping onto the international dance radar now, but based on their eight #1 positions on South African radio, the group is surely making waves in their domestic scene. With a sound that fuses influences from electronic, pop, reggae, and alternative music, GoodLuck have a style that […]

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Premiere: Tritonal compiles a stacked remix package for ‘Good Thing’

Dance veterans, Tritonal, have been continously building out their extensive catalog of melodically-driven, energetic originals and remixes. “Good Thing,” their latest single with vocalist Laurell, is a sugar-coated piece of melodic house complete with light guitar strums and bouncing drums.While the song may fall on the chiller side of their inventory, Tritonal have commissioned a […]

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