Not exactly – however 1/2 of the project aka Ridney was doing that networking thing in Ibiza and the forgetten 2005 gem “Floor n’ Order” is making noise once again!
Online Link: Peppe Le Funk Resurrection?
Archive for September, 2009
‘Hatiras Presents’ is the weekly radio show presented by Hatiras. Each episode features a new 60 minute mix from many of the planet’s finest DJs. Feel free to download the show here every week. And don’t forget – support the music by purchasing downloads from Beatport, iTunes, etc.
MP3 Link: Hatiras Presents Hatiras 21
Dance music is cyclical, we all know this. Trends come, they go, and then they come back again. Since the post-minimal backlash, house has come back in a big way ‘ and often in a very dull, monotonous, endlessly looping way ‘ with former champions of dark twisted techno sounds suddenly rediscovering their apparent Chicago / NY roots in space of a couple of seasons. After the deep house resurgence, the ethnic and swing-sampling vogues and the bongo-heavy trend comes the return of a once much-loved but consequently over-cooked and ostracised sub-genre: filter disco (or filter house if you prefer)….. Read more
Evolution. Changing times call for changing tools. That’s why Pioneer’s new multi-format player is the natural selection for the next generation of DJs. It’s been 15 years since the genesis of Pioneer’s first CDJ deck, which led to the world-beating CDJ-1000 series. Now it’s time for something completely new. Introducing a major leap forward for the club standard CDJ series: the CDJ-2000 ‘ Pioneer’s new professional player for the digital age.
Online Link: The CDJ 2000 – Natural Selection
Like so many of Holland’s house, electro and trance scene, Don Diablo spent many years as a major hard dance DJ and producer before defecting to the nu-rave and electro side of things. Very talented both in the studio and behind the decks, the last year has seen him team up with London rapper Example for live shows and their rowdy single Hooligans, and his Sellout Sessions brands continues to gather acclaim. The DT psychologist takes a look in his head to suss him out.
Online Link: 20 Questions: Don Diablo
Originally from Florence, Italy, Phonat (aka Michele Balduzzi) was first spotted by MofoHifi Records on MySpace and they were so impressed with the 21 year old that the loving label bosses persuaded him to leave his parents’ idyllic country farm in Florence and move to a bed sit in Canning Town. Armed only with a five-year-old computer and an electric guitar Phonat dutifully relocated to London in late 2007 and the rest, as they say, is history.
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