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Stream sets from day two of Tomorrowland 2018 from Axwell, Armind Van Buuren and more

Arguably the year’s most coveted dance music festival is currently underway in Belgium, bringing EDM’s finest to the first weekend of Tomorrowland. Ravers come from all over the world, and even more tune in to enjoy the festival’s programming remotely. Now, with day two of Tomorrowland in the books, one of the top highlights for […]

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The Black Madonna knocks out cop in brand new ‘Grand Theft Auto’ trailer

Although it was released nearly five years ago, Grand Theft Auto V keeps finding ways to make their game exciting and relevant via additions to the game’s to online play. In GTA‘s newest expansion, GTA Online: After Hours, Rockstar Games revives an old fan-favorite character, Tony Prince, the exuberant nightclub owner from Grand Theft Auto: The Ballad of Gay […]

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Solomun issues apology after playing track with sample of Islamic call to prayer sample

Diynamic label boss Solomun has publicly apologized for a track misstep during his July 7 Kappa Futur Festival set in Turin, Italy. Taking to Facebook to address what he’s called his “big mistake,” the globetrotting DJ claimed he was unaware he’d played a demo that contained a sample of the Islamic Call to prayer, though […]

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Grand Theft Auto’s Los Santos gets resident house DJs

Rockstar Games added nightclubs in the Los Angeles-inspired Los Santos on its award winning video game, Grand Theft Auto V. They’ve also announce residencies in the virtual world from some of the biggest underground house and techno stars: Solomun, Dixon, Black Madonna, and Tale of Us. Earlier, we were teased about their potential cameo appearances […]

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Solomun announces first EP in three years, ‘Customer Is King’

Solomun has been able to maintain the wide revere he solidified when Mixmag named him “DJ of the Year” in 2012. The Bosnian-German artist shot to stardom, crafting a unique brand going beyond his personal music with his Diynamic Music label in tow. He’s maintained such status as a leader of the underground world through infamous events and […]

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Solomun announces first EP in three years, ‘Customer Is King’

Solomun has been able to maintain the wide revere he solidified when Mixmag named him “DJ of the Year” in 2012. The Bosnian-German artist shot to stardom, crafting a unique brand going beyond his personal music with his Diynamic Music label in tow. He’s maintained such status as a leader of the underground world through infamous events and […]

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Techno Tuesday: Kollektiv Turmstrasse talk Hamburg, hobbies and 20 years of friendship

Techno Tuesday is a feature on Dancing Astronaut documenting the culture of underground dance music. We’ll bring you exclusive interviews, tracks, and narratives from artists within the techno, tech house, and deep house world in an effort to shed light on some of the best talent outside the world of mainstream dance music. Kollektiv Turmstrasse, the […]

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Solomun reupholsters Keinemusik’s ‘You Are Safe’ into sinister peak time detonator

Solomun’s reupholstered Keinemusik  — Rampa, Adam Port, &ME’s — “You Are Safe,” once the brooding synth-led intro of the eponymous album, into a compelling peak time detonator. Imbuing electro elements into its sinister prelude, Solomon still allows the soundscape to slowly unfold, just with deeper dance elements ensuring its listeners that all paths lead to […]

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Solomun’s Diynamic Records is launching a new festival

Founded in 2006 by Solomun and Adriano Trolio, the German powerhouse label Diynamic has undeniably positioned itself amongst the globe’s top imprints. With Diynamic festivals in Amsterdam, Berlin, and Brazil, along with two weekly residencies on Ibiza, Solomun’s events have become synonymous with a DIY techno attitude and their sold-out showcases across the world. Now the Hamburg-based record […]

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45 artists have been revealed as part of Sonus Festival’s 2018 lineup

As part of Sonus Festival‘s Phase One lineup, the Pag Island, Croatia beachside affair has revealed 45 names for its 2018 edition. Among the festival’s rising stars include Charlotte de Witte, Binh, Peggy Gou and Amelie Lens, while veterans Adam Beyer, Dixon, Maceo Plex, and Richie Hawtin are set to return to the fest’s scintillating […]

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Wynn brings Jamie Jones, Solomun to Vegas, marking inaugural tech house residency

It seems Las Vegas will see its first-ever tech house residencies this year thanks to Wynn — the luxury hotel officially confirmed tech house tastemakers Jamie Jones and Solomun as two of the brand’s new residents for 2018. Jones and Solomun will regularly appear at Wynn’s upscale nightclub, XS, over the course of the year.Wynn’s enlistment […]

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Solomun releases annual ‘Christmas In Bed’ mix

Solomun has released his annual ‘Christmas In Bed’ mix. Aptly titled, the mix features a plethora of atmospheric sounds, lulling the listener into textured grooves without gaining too much momentum.“Christmas is not only a holiday, but also a bridge; something that connects one person with the other,” said the producer on the mix’s SoundCloud Description. […]

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Solomun to debut Solomun+1 tour in America and Mexico featuring Hot Since 82, Âme & more

Diynamic label boss and global tastemaker Solomun is officially taking his +1 tour to North and South America at the end of this year.Fresh off another mighty season in Ibiza, Solomun’s bringing his party to the US for the first time this December with shows in Los Angeles, New York, and Miami where he’ll be performing with the likes […]

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Solomun tackles rave classic, ‘Age Of Love’

Released in 1990, Age Of Love’s self-titled track was one of the first where trance-y elements began showing up in techno as the genre slowly defined itself. Its memorable, enticing hook, vocal elements that now carry a huge nostalgic signature, and driving bass-line made the tune an instant classic, which went on to receive a […]

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Solomun tackles rave classic, ‘Age Of Love’

Released in 1990, Age Of Love’s self-titled track was one of the first where trance-y elements began showing up in techno as the genre slowly defined itself. Its memorable, enticing hook, vocal elements that now carry a huge nostalgic signature, and driving bass-line made the tune an instant classic, which went on to receive a […]

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Solomun enthralls with two remixes of Pantha du Prince’s ‘Dream Yourself Awake’

Given his reputation as one of the world’s premier taste-making DJs, it’s unsurprising that Solomun is a man of diverse influences and ideas. Unlike a majority of his colleagues, the Diynamic label-head makes his eclectic inspirations clear not only in his comprehensive mixes, but also in his modus operandi for remixes.Whether intentional or not, Solomun often […]

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