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Monday Social Announces Move to New Venue

freddy mnsAfter 2 and a half years at Sound Nightclub, LA’s iconic weekly party, the one & only Monday Social, has announced it will be moving a few blocks down Hollywood Blvd to Project Club LA for it’s grand re-opening next Monday January 18th.

Monday Social said farewell to their residency at Sound this week and they did it right with a special set from Doorly & friends: MK, Justin Jay and Low Steppa. The club was packed with Monday Social fans paying their tributes. Read more

Kevin Over Debuts Broken Jam EP on Truesoul

The young German producer just came out with a tech house hit of an EP titled Broken Jam on Adam Beyer’s secondary imprint Truesoul. At twenty-four years old, Kevin Over is making headway into the electronic music scene with raw house and techno crafts and cuts, groovy to the core for fresh talent. Read more

Exclusive Premiere: Cuartero – “Elevator”

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It was another dynamic year for Moon Harbour Recordings with the last twelve months seeing tremendous releases from their entire roster. For one of the last releases of 2015, Cuartero comes back to Moon Harbour after his debut release a year ago with WaFF.

The “Shadow EP” is complete with robust and punchy kicks, warm garage basslines, and organic percussions giving it a quintessential sound that Cuartero has established for himself throughout his musical career. His latest work on Moon Harbour solidifies this sound, and is sure to find it’s way onto many dance floors in the New Year.

To get an idea of the release, enjoy an exclusive preview of Elevator, a ravey tech house anthem fresh for the dance floors from Cuartero.

Shadow EP will be available through Moon Harbour on Friday, December 18th

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SXMusic Festival Phase 2 Joined by Apollonia, Kenny Glasgow, Maceo Plex and more

CTeATq9UsAAlmpXWith the already savage Phase 1 crew that will bring the heat to the Caribbean island of Saint Martin, the brand new SXMusic Festival will be joined by a Phase 2 that is none too shabby. From March 9 to 13, the top-notch tech house crew featuring Adriatique, Lee Burridge, Thugfucker and friends will be joined by more friends from higher places. Read more

Fat Sushi’s EP “Hana” Released on Suara

 

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Fat Sushi have surely had a busy summer, with remixes for Fritz Kalkbrenner out on Suol and Get Physical. Next, they deliver two original tracks on Coyu’s famed Suara label garnering the support of Pete Tong who premiered this past weekend on his Weekend Hot Mix on BBC Radio 1.

No strangers to the Spanish imprint, the Swiss duo received praise for their hugely successful Warehouse EP, charting #2 on Beatport and receiving play by acts such as andhim, Marco Carola, Maya Jane Coles and Nicole Moudaber to name a few. 

Their undisputed talent and combined twenty-plus year experience undoubtedly shine through in their latest EP “Hana”. Ready for dance floors world over, both Hana and Paia deliver heavy bass lines and drawn-out synths in true Fat Sushi fashion. The two tracks complement each other while remaining stand-out pieces in their own right, filled with pronounced hi-hats and elevated melodic elements that form a truly complete EP. 

“Hana” is available for download on Beatport. You can also preview the EP below.

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Steve Rachmad’s Punchy Duo “Disturbance/Steps” on Drumcode Limited

5382-871x580The Amsterdam-based man of many faces and many talents has brought forth a punchy double number on Drumcode Limited, the vinyl-only adjunct of Adam Beyer’s label. Signed to Get Physical Recordings and Rejected with over twenty years of experience on the decks, Steve Rachmad is a kind of musical chameleon when it comes to throwing down jams ranging from disco to house to his truer than true techno alias Sterac. Read more

Coyu Celebrates 200th Release on Suara

Screen Shot 2015-12-02 at 11.03.27 AMBarcelona’s beloved label Suara celebrates its 200th release with a massive tech house collaboration made by the Catalonian label’s big cat Coyu and Turkish deep vibe producer Sezer Uysal.

The special anniversary single titled Cygnus is as starry as the constellation it refers to. It is a tune that is both melodic and sophisticated, imbibing a sense of anticipation and wanderlust with its rolling toms and tropical clicks. Cygnus is eight minutes of sexy tech house bliss that takes you to faraway places right in the comfort of the bedroom. Read more

Q&A: In The Loop with Lupe Fuentes

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Through rising support from industry heavyweights, and through her imprint In The Loop, Lupe Fuentes is making her mark on the dance community. In The Loop is currently building it’s early discography with releases from Lupe herself, as well as releases from Francis Kasibante, Jack Cousteau, and Skywalker. As the year comes to a close, Lupe Fuentes gears up for another release coming in the form of the tech house roller that is 1,000 Watts. Complete with feelings of dance floor elation, the track employs a unique vocal sample that plays off the crisp percussion that is designed exactly for the dance floor.

In light of her new release, we recently caught up with Lupe Fuentes to discuss a few things such as the label’s journey and her recent set at the Mixmag Lab LA. Read the full Q&A below, and be on the lookout for 1,000 Watts when it becomes available December 4th.  Read more

Desert Hearts Brings Colorful Dusty Vibes with a City Hearts Winter Tour

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Fresh off the press from their three year anniversary festival experience in the desert, the Desert Hearts crew has some plans brewing for a winter tour across thirteen dates, one of which will take place in Toronto, Canada. This will be the crew’s second round of metropolitan hopping featuring the core five plus special guests that will be announced deeper down the rabbit hole. Read more

100 Hours of House, Techno, and Love Untzin’ at Desert Hearts Three Year Anniversary

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Oh hi, Desert Hearts! I’m so glad I met you, and this is crazy, but let’s be besties because I wanna keep that untz untz going.

One hundred hours of nonstop house, techno, and love at one of the most fun parties ever. Desert Hearts celebrated its third year anniversary with an unreal fall edition; this was my first Desert Hearts party and I was absolutely blown out of this mismatching psychedelic print universe with about a thousand variations of tech house popping at every minute. Read more