February brought us some fantastic music tales by astonishingly talented DJs from around the world like Âme, Hyenah, Roman Flügel, Dj Dustin, Man Power, Rampa, Pachanga Boys, Jon Charnis, Patlac, Midas 104, Lazaros, Frankey & Sandrino, Applescal, Christopher Schwarzwalder, Fred P, Adam Port, Ryan Davis, Tim Engelhardt, Dima Studinsky and Andre Hommen. These are our favorites for the month of February. Pick yours, put your headphones on and enjoy the ride.
Ame x Ame - at Peacock Society Festival, Paris 02-18-2017
Mighty duo Frank Weidemann and Kristian Beyer or Âme is known around the world as one of the label bosses of German powerhouse Innervisions and one of the leading acts in electronic music in the last couple of years. You could see often that Âme is performing at the same night on two different sides of the world. That’s because Frank and Kristian split their duties and they do what they do the best. Frank Weidemann is in charge of Âme as a live act while Kristian is in charge of DJ duties. They are both among the best artists in the world in their fields and they constantly push the boundaries of electronic music. Very rarely it happens that Frank and Krisitan perform together and exactly that happened at The Peacock Society (Winter Edition) Festival in Paris on February 17th. Âme delivered a mighty 2hrs hybrid set, which left the crowd breathless. Their original production mixed with some of the upcoming bombs from Innervisions and tracks from Rampa, Eagles & Butterflies and Benjamin Fröhlich to name few will keep your attention throughout the mix and leave you in hope that you’ll be there when this mighty duo decides to perform together again.
Hyenah - DHA Mix #263
The mysterious artist who took the afro-house scene by storm, Hyenah, doesn’t seem to slow down. After being voted #1 Afro House DJ by Traxsource and regularly touring the world, Hyenah has a lot planned for upcoming months. We had such a pleasure and privilege to host Hyenah 2 weeks ago in Brooklyn, at one of the most popular clubs in NY, House of Yes. The party and energy throughout the night were off the hook. Hyenah’s mighty percussive afro house vibe proved, what we already knew, why is he The artist in Afro-House world right now. Hyenah’s mix for our friends from Deep House Amsterdam, was an instant hit, with almost 50K play in less than a month this mix goes in a category of ‘must listen’ for this month.
Auntie Flo – Waiting For A (Woman) (The Revenge Rework)
Pezzner – Evelyn
Raffa Scoccia – End Of The Weapons Noise
Frankey & Sandrino – Wega
Black Motion – Drums of Kalawa
Black Coffee feat. Marie Joly and Rebecca Murray – Gratitude (Pablo Fierro Remix)
Mr. Joe – Vector Groove
Omak – Phoenix
Afro Warriors feat. Toshi – Uyankenteza (Hyenah Remix)
Manoo – Kodjo
Culoe de Song – Bright Forest (Black Motion Remix)
Roman Flügel - Live atThe Block, Tel Aviv 10-22-2016
One thing is for sure, whenever there are new marathon mixes from one of our favorite producers and DJ's, Roman Flügel, it’ll be listed here. Most of DJ sets posted online are around 1 hour long, so it’s really a pleasure listening to the whole 4hrs music voyage with captain Flügel in charge. This set was recorded live at an infamous nightclub in Tel Aviv in October last year. Expect the unexpected – Flugel style.
DJ Dustin - RBMA Radio, NYC, February 2017
Voted as the best record label in the world by RA, Leipzig-based Giegling keeps up with all the hype the surrounds it. There’s no weak part of Giegling crew, from amazing producers to top class DJ’s, this group of talented artists is making all the right moves. At this moment Giegling crew is on their first ever world tour. Luckily, Brooklyn was on their map for this tour, and we had an opportunity to listen to these fantastic artists at Good Room. While in NY one of the founders of Giegling, DJ Dustin was a guest at NY’s Red Bull Music Academy radio, where he played this absolutely fantastic mix, made exclusively from Giegling material, both released and unreleased. Put the headphones on, and let the music do the rest.
Man Power - Fabric Promo Mix
We wrote about Man Power last month as one of the artists to keep an eye on in this year. Besides undeniable talent in a studio, Man Power is equally inspirational behind the decks. This mix is exclusive for the legendary nightclub in London, Fabric and their ‘Promo Mix’ series. It’s eclectic, powerful mix that goes places but never loses tension and groove.
Rampa - Keinemusik Radio Show 02-24-2017
One of the label heads of German imprint Keinemusik, Rampa released his new The Touch EP in January and received fantastic support from DJ’s around the world. In the light of successful release, Rampa makes yet another stellar mix for Keinemusik Radio Show. Prepare yourself for a groovy tribal journey with the tracks from Talaboman, Frankey & Sandrino, Prins Thomas and man himself, Rampa.
Pachanga Boys - Mayan Warrior, AJAL, Tulum
When Superpitcher and Rebolledo join forces as Pachanga Boys, one can expect super positive vibes and their signature ‘hippie dance’ music. This recording is from Ajal party that happened in paradise setting of Papaya Playa Project in Tulum, Mexico. 3hrs of pure magic with tracks from Sascha Funke, Gerd Janson, Prins Thomas, Roman Flugel & Man Power just to name few
Jon Charnis - When We Dip Radio #04 SXM festival edition
Ahead of this year’s second edition of SXM, boutique festival in St.Martin that has become people’s favorite after only one edition, Jon Charnis, LA-based artist who’s been releasing on such an amazing labels like Connaisseur, Innervisions and All Day I Dream, makes this fantastic promo mix which is exclusive for When We Dip radio. Outstanding track selection and lovely flow of the mix makes it our favorite from Jon so far.
Patlac - Moodmusic Radioshow 02-02-17
The Hamburg-based artist, Patlac is about to release his new EP titled Rodeon via Moodmusic on March 17th. In the light of that, Patlac delivers an exclusive mix for Moodmusic radio show. It’s powerful and groovy 1hr mix that never lacks intensity and melody.
Lazaros - Muting The Noise 011
Cologne-based artist, Lazaros is establishing a name for himself with each new release as one of the artists who will contribute some great music to the electronic music world. After widely successful releases on labels like KX and Nautilus Rising, and in the light of his latest release on Frankey & Sandrino’s ‘Sum Over Histories’ label, Lazaros delivered this magical mix for Berlin based record shop Muting The Noise and their podcast series. Absolutely beautiful, atmospheric, spiced with some organic percussions and in the moments ambient mix, is your perfect companion for a laid back time at your home.
Midas 104 - Afterhour Sounds podcast # 104
A true Berliner, producer Willi Schumacher better known as Midas 104, stole our hearts from the moment he appeared on the electronic music scene. We are great fans and supporters of Midas’ work. People in NY still talk about his magnificent live act last summer for our ‘Falling into Wonderland’ party at infamous House Of Yes in Brooklyn. We are always curious to hear what’s new preparing in Midas’ music laboratory. This time we have something little different coming from Midas, a DJ mix that shows that this super talented artist is equally good in delivering a quality DJ mix.
Frankey & Sandrino - Live at Corsica Studios 02-18-17
Mighty duo Frankey & Sandrino doesn’t seem to slow down. Their new EP ‘Wega’ came out a few weeks ago via German powerhouse Innervisions and it became an instant hit. Both tracks on EP found their ways into the sets of many DJ’s around the world. This is a live recording from London, and it’s filled with dancefloor bombs. Recognizable F&S style all the way, melodic, percussive and groovy.
Ryan Davis - 17CAST
Ryan Davis never disappoints with his immaculate mixes. The way he rearranges the track to fit in the mix is truly amazing. His mixes go to the special category of mixes that you can always go back to and listen to it again. This is what Ryan says about this mix: Finally, I´m done with my special podcast series for 2017. As usual, i was collecting music over the past year, cutting, remastering and remixing the music included in this very personal piece of work. Its a journey through cinematic, hypnotic and electronic soundscapes to explore the soul and emotional aspect in dance music. There are some new tunes, unreleased sounds, and favorites of my sets I played during the past months. Enjoy this ride and let me know what you think or share it with your friends. Thanks for tuning in, Ryan.
Tim Engelhardt - KlangraumTV Podcast #025
Tim Engelhardt is one of the most talented young producers at this moment. Definitely not a newbie, Tim has been releasing amazing music for last couple of years on labels such as Poker Flat, Traum Schallplatten, Parquet Recordings, Einmusika. His debut on mighty Innervisions is expected in near future. This is the exclusive mix Tim did for German KlangraumTV, and it shows Tim’s equal talent behind the decks as he has in the studio. Expect tracks from Jimi Jules, Ruede Hagelstein, Trikk and others; let’s not reveal everything. Press play and enjoy the ride with Tim Engelhardt. And don’t forget, keep an eye on this astonishingly talented guy, there’s some magic coming your way!
Applescal - Live at Fuse, Brussels 01-21-2017
The Dutch artist, Applescal is back on our list with another powerful mix. Recorded live at the infamous nightclub in Brussels, Fuse, this mix is real peak time mix. Groovy, percussive and dark, it goes from house to techno and everything in between throughout the mix.
Fred P - Live at Tresor, Berlin 02-04-2017
Our local hero Fred P is back with another powerful mix. This is the live recording from the infamous nightclub in Berlin, Tresor where Fred P played alongside Kuniyuki. The mix is lovely journey thru groovy house that goes hard and dark in moments but never loses true house spirit.
Adam Port - Freerange Radioshow 204, February 2017
Keinemusik crew had a successful and busy start of the New Year. Two of label honchos Adam Port and Rampa released their EP’s on the same day, January 27th. Adam Port released astonishing ‘Changes’ EP featuring legendary Stereo MC’s on Jimpster’s label Freerange while Rampa expanded already impressive catalog on their own Keinemusik imprint. Adam Port was a guest on Freerange Radio Show where he presented some new tunes that can be expected to hit the stores in near future together with some new ones that are ready for pick up in your favorite store.
Equation #1 - Master
Velvet Arms - Man Power Edit
Burial - Young Death (Aera Edit)
Christian Prommer & Alex Barck - The Barking Grizzle Detroit/Berlin (Adam Port Remix)
Adam Port & Stereo MC's - Changes (Adam Port Remix)
Pastaboys feat. Osunlade - Deep Musique (Rampa Remix)
Bonobo - Outlier
Ricardo Tobar - Eleven
Christian Rodler - Schön wenn man beim Ficken zu zweit ist (Move D Remix Fachkurs Beischlaf)
Teachers 'Mannequin In Heat' (Pearson Sound's Melted Mix)
Dima Studinsky - O*RS Relationship Mix # 18
Dima Studinsky is Russian artist who is no stranger to the electronic music world. His releases on labels like Compost Records and Sonar Kollektiv can be found in record bags of many industry leading DJ’s. His broad music knowledge reflects in fantastic selection in his DJ sets. This time we have a guest mix from Dima for Leipzig-based O*RS records. A Beautiful eclectic journey that will put a smile on your face.
Andre Hommen - Terrazzza Podcast #014
Andre Hommen has been busy lately. He released EP on Systematic Recordings in December and started his own label ‘These Eyes’ featuring his 2 new original tracks on it as the first release. This mix is exclusive for Swiss promo brand Terrazza. It’s groovy, peak time deep house mix and features both of Andre’s new tracks.
Christopher Schwarzwälder - Bosque Negro
Christopher Schwarzwälder is super talented producer hailing from Germany. Christopher is known for his signature pitch-down house music style (some like to call it keta-house). He is also part of ‘Feathered Sun’, which is the collaborative experiment of Nu, Jo.Ke, Raz Ohara, Chris Schwarzwälder, Iannis Ritter, Johannes Laumer and Acid Pauli. We had an opportunity to hear Feathered Sun in action in Ibiza last year, and it was one the most fun and engaging live acts we’ve seen last year. This one-hour mix presents Feathered Sun in action. Nice flow and atmosphere in the mix are great match for after hours listening.