TERNARY DEFINES THE TONE!
Rising titan label Ternary Recordings delivers their first influential and stunning mix compilation “Ternary Volume 1”. Having already forty-five unique releases in two years, Burak & Emre, half of the founders of Ternary Records, have decided to put the label’s enthusiasm and futuristic vision on to one mix. From modern trance to classic trance, big-room to progressive house, Ternary Volume 1 brings seventeen exclusive tracks from twenty-three artists that comprise label’s unmistakable statement on the current climate of the scene. One thing is for sure: their new direction has seen them enjoy a higher level of acclaim and fanaticism than ever before.
“Ternary Volume 1” is an album that means business, smashing straig
“Shivers”, “hairs on the back of your neck”, “hands in the air”, “reaching for the lasers”, “losing your mind” and “rushing to the music” are just some of the effects described by their fans when listening to Egyptian World Top 20 duo Aly & Fila in full flow on the dance floor.
2012 saw Aly & Fila play Armin Van Buuren’s Annual ASOT 550 event for the 6th Year in a row, Aly & Fila is the only act besides Armin van Buuren and Markus Schulz to play all 6 Years. Therefore, we had to invite them for an exclusive interview at Hammarica.com!
Everyone loves your productions and this year you managed to keep your spot secure in the DJ Mag 100, rising three spots in the list to #19. What would you say is the magic behind the success?
Hard work a
Ever felt the need to go out on a random day and explore new areas you haven't been before? ANDREW BENNET'S 'ROADTRIP' gives you that positive spark you need at times. Leave the daily struggle for what it is and see the world in a new perspective. Roadtrip's huge uplifting riff guarantees to drive any EDM crowd bonkers before dropping into some seriously hard hitting bass and drums. Roadtrip received heavy plays from Diffused Music head honcho Michael Woods who featured the track in all of his sets in the past few months.
Roadtrip was produced in Andrew Bennett's home base studio near Hamburg, Germany. It's the follow up to "Cocoon" which was supported by all A-list celebrity DJs around the world, including: stadium rocker Tiesto, the world's 'new' numb...
Armin Van Buuren has been one of the most successful people in the dance music industry til date. As a producer he has sold millions of records. As an entrepreneur he is a partner in Armada Music. And as a DJ he recently won the DJ Mag number one DJ award for the fifth time. So we are delighted to have him for an interview.
You were the number 1 DJ for 4 years. Then David Guetta took over for one year.. And now you are the number one again! In my feeling you were not really keeping busy with the thought of being number one or not to be number one. So did you actively promote yourself again through Armada and your own channels to make another shot at the number one position? Or did you merely count on your fan base? what would you say was the magic behin...
Hailing from Hungary, Myon & Shane 54 have achieved extraordinary success in the international dance music scene, having established a solid reputation for themselves with notable releases including numerous Beatport number ones and consistent rankings among DJ Mag's Top 100 DJs. They produce for some of the biggest names in music, are constant fixtures in set lists of some of world’s best known DJs, and regularly feature in a multitude of EDM radio show playlists.
They noticed Armin & Deadmau5 were working on a track together.. However, there were no vocals yet, so they decided to lend a helping hand.
Freaknight Festival is Seattle's annual Halloween event produced by USC Events. Freaknight is the largest and longest running electronic music festival in the Northwest and has grown into a massive 8 hour event that attracts top national and international DJs and thousands of revelers.
This year's edition was sold out in advance, and that's no wonder considering the line-up and giant production.
Mainstage we could find Armin Van Buuren who is this year's newly voted number 1 DJ in the world, Sander Van Doorn who is an amazing DJ/producer recently signed to Jay Z's label, Chuckie the incredible party starter, Dada Life - always bananas, Bingo Players who know their game well, Morgan Page - always ready for the next chapter, Le Castle Vania, Dig-Dug & Sidestep a
He has been around for a while, and was initially discovered by Armin Van Buuren. Nowadays he releases banger after banger on labels such as Diffused Music, Pinkstar and Spinnin Records. Please welcome Andrew Bennett as featurted artist in Hammarica.com's series of daily DJ interviews!
Your big break came in 2004 when a chance encounter with Armin Van Buuren & Markus Schulz led to the release of your track Ocean Drive on the Armada Music record label. How did you experience that instant success as a young producer?
It was a great moment. I went that year to the Amsterdam Dance Event, which takes place every year and is probably the most important dance conference in the world. There I met Armin and Markus. I gave both of them a CD with my tracks ...
Armin Van Buuren, four time winner of the DJ Mag Top 100 poll and founder of Armada Music decided to make an hour long documentary film about his life as a touring DJ. In cooperation with KLM airlines, the documentary has been released today on Youtube.
We see Armin flying planes, his family life, photo shoots and a whole lot more!
The documentary will be available until 20 October 2012.
His remixes are in high demand by top DJs ranging from W&W, Darren Tate and RAM to Orjan Nilsen. All his releases have been widely supported by all the top DJ’s including Armin van Buuren, Andy Moor, Tiesto and Markus Schulz and featured heavily on all their CD compilations, over 50 to date. High time for a Hammarica.com Q&A with the DJ from Sweden!
If you could describe you music in three words, what would you call it?
Melodic Electro Deserts.
Describe a real-life situation that inspired you.
Might sound very cliche, but breaking up with a girl has been a good one. The ability to use feelings and transform them into music is essential for me.
Name something you love, and why.
I love exercising, it’s important to be healthy these
Following fan favourite 'Black Is Back', the legendary Finnish duo of Miika Eloranta and Janne Mansnerus, aka Super8 & Tab return with another high-energy anthem in 'Fiesta.'
"Like back in the days with 'Helsinki Scorchin' and 'Elektra,' with 'Fiesta' we wanted to experiment with new sounds and workflows to keep our minds open and fresh. We wrote the track for big stages and according to the reaction at festivals, it was a bullseye. It has been one of the biggest tracks at our gigs for few months now and is a natural crowd mover," says Miika Eloranta (Super8).
Receiving plays in Above & Beyond's recent DJ sets, as well as radio support from Ferry Corsten, 'Fiesta' fuses a gnarly electro-fused groove with trademark stabs and a soaring, infecti...
Russian DJ & producer ARTY tears up the rule-book with his new remix of Zedd’s recent single “Spectrum” featuring Matthew Koma as part of Zedd’s Spectrum EP out July 31 on Interscope Records. ARTY is one of the few celebrated producers chosen to contribute along with Armin Van Buuren, A-Trak, Monsta and Deniz Koyu.
Keeping in line with the original cut, ARTY adds his world-renowned production skills to the track and shows exactly why the young Russian producer is deemed one of the most original and exciting talents on the scene today. ARTY’s “Spectrum” remix busts with huge sweeping pads and rushing synth sections that sweep up the senses.
Also available now from ARTY are his single for Anjunabeats “Open Space” and his collaboration with Paul van