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Endor – Gunna Be Mine

London producer Endor is making waves in the global house sphere. Releases such as “Fever” and remixes of La Roux‘s “In for the Kill” and S-Man’s “Intimidating Love” have bolstered the 23 year old producer’s recognition, and he’s on pace to make waves in 2018 through an entirely distinct sonic landscape.With support from the likes of Mistajam and Skream, the […]

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Exclusive: Meet FANGS, the breakout artist with an all star team that’s poised to take 2018 by storm

While ascending artists usually come out of the gate ready to prove themselves with a SoundCloud full of music and a hungry drive, few make their entrance with a live show and a stacked artist team. For FANGS, producer Danny D’Brito, this is exactly what his foray into his solo music career looks like.In fact, […]

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Harvard Bass & SHADED – Body Feels [EP Review]

Two Californian stalwarts have joined forces for an eclectic, yet grooving EP that lands on Tiga‘s Turbo imprint.SHADED and Harvard Bass — longtime friends and colleagues — have proven their complementary sensibilities through their brand new effort, Body Feels. They recruited vocalist Herswerve to help open the EP with its namesake track, creating a sensual […]

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Anabel Englund debuts on Desert Hearts alongside RYBO & Lubelski for a grooving EP

Anabel Englund needs little introduction; the songstress has made a significant name for herself within the house circuit for her savvy vocal work, and later became a mainstay on the scene in co-founding her own Gari Safari imprint. Now, she finds herself on Desert Hearts for an inspiring EP alongside RYBO that is designed to […]

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Weekend Rewind: Kevin Anderson enthralls in two-hour 2017 Desert Hearts set

Kevin Anderson is the life of the party.The artist rolls with a cheeky crew whose house, techno, and love mantra permeates through all possible facets of their work — paramount to the Desert Hearts ethos. His eccentricity  stands out not only in his propensity for finding rare tracks, Anderson also manages to impress with his of injection of love and non-stop danceability into his sets.His […]

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Premiere: AFFKT – Rufian

Spanish producer AFFKT has kicked off his year under a brand new label: Tronic. Bringing a touch of melodic flavor to the label across three tracks, his Red Crocanti EP exemplifies the forward-thinking direction Christian Smith is looking to take his label.Red Crocanti’s close “Rufian” serves as an explosive conclusion to the EP. Elastic rhythms hit the eardrums […]

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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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Be Svendsen – Getula [EP Review]

Be Svendsen ended his year on a sensual note via “Getula.” Through jazzy keyboard riffs, Eastern-inspired instrumentation, and carnal rhythms embedded in a mid-tempo foundation, the Danish producer proves once more that electronica doesn’t need to be pounding and high-charged to create an irresistibly move-able atmosphere. Its hypnotizing layers serve as tentacles that keep the listener hooked until the […]

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Dirtybird releases EOY track, Ryan Forever’s ‘Nasty’

In lieu of their traditional end of year New Year Special compilation, Dirtybird has instead released one final funktastic track to cap off another illustrious year: “Nasty” by Ryan Forever. Forever test drove the track, his debut Dirtybird release, while spinning at the 2017 Dirtybird Campout‘s notorious Family Set, enrapturing both the crowd and label patriarch, Claude VonStroke, himself.“Nasty” […]

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This Ain’t Bristol releases free download of VIP selections

Record label and dance music collective This Ain’t Bristol is known for bringing “Good. Vibes. House.”  from city to city, festival to festival. The Hamburg, Germany-based record collective has garnered notable momentum over the last year with showcases at Beyond Wonderland, Miami Music Week, and through their curated parties at at their new home of Exchange Nightclub […]

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Hoj prepares a whimsical New Year’s playlist ahead of ADID LA [Exclusive]

December 30 marks LA’s turn to daydream, as Lee Burridge and his beloved cohorts touch down in Gin Ling way to provide fans with a blissful kickoff to the new year. Joining Burridge in this edition of All Day I Dream are Hoj and YokoO, for what’s sure to be a pleasant affair.The event itself […]

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Mikey Lion ushers in the New Year with a selection of delectable tunes [EXCLUSIVE]

Desert Hearts has grown far past its roots of an intimate gathering in the Mojave, becoming one of the most beloved transformational festival brands on the market. Its inclusive mantra of “we are all Desert Hearts” oozes out of each of its founders and into its loving crowds, leaving a cult-like following behind in the […]

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Rihanna & SZA – Consideration (Will Clarke remix)

Will Clarke tackles Rihanna and SZA’s collab, “Consideration,” in his latest imaginative reproduction, tricking out the track in a musical “glitter” that, in accordance with Rihanna’s lyrics, “makes it gold.”A producer of booty shakin’ beats, Clarke crafts a remix that functions as much as an attitude-infused flip of the original as it does an invitation […]

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Martin Solveig unveils dynamic My House ‘Christmas Mix’

French DJ Martin Solveig is sending off his prosperous 2017 in style, with the release of a dynamic My House Christmas mix. He’s shared a one-hour production full of tracks that dominated his sets over the past year. Kicking the mix off with the lively spirits of Mat.Joe’s “Love Stream,” Solveig moves into the Mella Dee’s […]

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Tchami – World To Me (MK Remix)

Tchami and the Detroit house and techno producer MK have been passing around remixes with each other lately. After Tchami’s recent rework of MK’s “17,” it’s now his American counterpart’s turn — and he’s launching his latest Tchami rework out of the park.“World To Me” is originally a future house gem driven by a simplistic bassline and Luke James’ vocals. While […]

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Meet the artists of Costa Rica’s 2018 Ocaso Music Festival: Kevin Knapp

Costa Rica’s new underground getaway, Ocaso Music Festival, is preparing to soundtrack the pristine Pacific playa with some of the underground’s most sought-after house and techno artists from January 4-7. In its second edition, Ocaso has become a prime destination for the global underground elite, offering a who’s who billing of beaconing industry titans. This year’s […]

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Meet the artists of Costa Rica’s 2018 Ocaso Music Festival: Kevin Knapp

Costa Rica’s new underground getaway, Ocaso Music Festival, is preparing to soundtrack the pristine Pacific playa with some of the underground’s most sought-after house and techno artists from January 4-7. In its second edition, Ocaso has become a prime destination for the global underground elite, offering a who’s who billing of beaconing industry titans. This year’s […]

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Meet the artists of Costa Rica’s 2018 Ocaso Music Festival: Weiss

Costa Rica’s new underground getaway, Ocaso Music Festival, is preparing to soundtrack the pristine Pacific playa with some of the underground’s most sought-after house and techno artists from January 4-7. In its second edition, Ocaso has become a prime destination for the global underground elite, offering a who’s who billing of beaconing industry titans. This […]

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Beyond the Booth 009: Steve Lawler

Beyond the Booth is a feature dedicated to the hidden side of artists that exists outside electronic music— a side rarely discussed with those outside their immediate circle. We venture “beyond the booth,” so to speak, and dive into their deepest passions that tie into their unique personalities. After some self-introspection, each participant then returns […]

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LA Riots release ‘House Philosophy / Ladies Man’ EP

Depicted in the form of their new, two-piece release House Philosophy / Ladies Man EP off Insomniac in / rotation Records, LA Riots are fixing up a riotous new direction in their decade-long career as a formidable dance music duo. Entering the late 2000 music scene with a subversive concoction of indie rock, electro, and hip-hop music, LA […]

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