London's D.POLO's Sure Fire Recipe For Dancefloor Mayhem
Albanian DJ and producer D.POLO who made London his home town steps it up a notch. Differentiating him from the rest of the scene, he adds a magic sparkle of groove and off beats to his festival sound EDM.
His new track 'RAISE EM UP' delivers well-crafted build-ups and solid drops that feed the hunger to dance. The young DJ sounds like a combination of Showtek meets Audien (blending both big room house with electro/trance elements.) It proves that the new breed of young artists inheriting the EDM scene are making it a challenge and give the veterans of the industry a heads up to try and keep up!
RAISE EM UP is about coming together in unity, old friends and new, grooving to the music collectively and raising
The release of the FREAK FREQUENCY EP comes with an intriguing story: Pierantonio Gualtieri aka ILTORO is a talented artist with a deep passion for various forms of dance music. He originates from Italy where he ran two record labels: Urban Mantra for techno productions and Moustake for tech house. He also ran a professional recording studio in Florence. He made records for international pop stars on major labels, and played may live techno club and rave gigs in Italy. In 2002 he quit and moved to the tropical jungle of Koh Panghan, Thailand, home of the Full Moon parties. There he plays exclusive sets at Eden Garden, Guy's Bar, Light House and special places on remote beaches only accessible by boat. Every Friday people from all around the world find th...
ANTONIO GIACCA currently storms the Beatport charts with his new smash Mokolodi. We wanted to know all the details and what he's currently up to, so enjoy the interview we had with him!
Your new track Mokolodi is once again a peak time banger with some really nice melody. It goes by the name mokolodi and is inspired by a recent Africa trip. Could you tell us more about your Africa visit and the Mokolodi area?
Yes well I went on a trip to Africa few months ago and went to this resort called Mokolodi where they do one day safaris. As we were on the jeep driving around in the middle of wild life I just started putting a track together in my head, having the idea to do something different using some African inspired sounds and chants… pretty much I was
With an unparalleled legacy in the annals of analog and digital electronic music John Acquaviva can boast and list pages of accomplishments in just about every aspect of the music world. But let’s not talk about the past right now. Surging to the very top of the production and DJ world in the past handful of years with a steady stream of club anthems and chart topping tunes, his productions have won over and set the mood for an entire generation of clubbers and clubbing worldwide. Not satisfied with just his own work, Acquaviva has also relaunched the seminal Definitive Recordings imprint, taking it to its highest levels ever, fostering new artists, DJs and producers such as Olivier Gaicomotto, Kid Dub, Robot Needs Oil/Greg Kobe, to mention but a few.
BEATPORT, the world’s largest dance music community and music store for DJs, today (December 4) announced that its Mixes platform has emerged from invite-only status, now allowing any DJ in the world to upload, share and sell their mixes.
Beatport Mixes (mixes.beatport.com) launched in June, offering only select DJs invited the ability to sell their mixtapes as downloadable files. Opening Mixes to the public now gives bedroom DJs and superstars alike the chance to take advantage of the platform. For those mixtapes available for sale, BEATPORT clears the usage rights to the songs included on behalf of the DJs who created them, compensating all parties involved—both the DJ and the rights-holders behind the songs used, including artists, songwriters, labels and publish
BEATPORT, the largest music store for DJs in the world, will be presenting “Femme Fatale Friday,” a live stream from a pair of the finest female DJ/producers on the scene AUDREY NAPOLEON followed by SYDNEY BLU tomorrow, Friday, July 20 from 3:00 p.m. MDT – 5:00 p.m. MDT. Tune in to http://ustream.tv/beatport to catch these DJ sets LIVE from BEATPORT’s Denver headquarters.
Friday, July 27 / 3:00 P.M. MDT (GMT -6)
AUDREY NAPOLEON: http://www.beatport.com/artist/audrey-napoleon/167671
SYDNEY BLU: http://www.beatport.com/artist/sydney-blu/38740
More info at: http://www.facebook.com/events/434351183254456/permalink/434351193254455/
Tune in live: http://ustream.tv/beatport
Audrey Napoleon– LA’s DJ/producer Audrey Napoleon appears on Beatport Live Fro
BEATPORT, the world’s largest dance music community and music store for DJs, announced today four exciting new remix contests via BEATPORT PLAY, an innovative platform where DJs and producers can download free stems from original hit tracks, remix them, and compete against each other in multiple contests running in parallel; winning remixes are then released officially by the contest’s host label. Contests to remix Björk, Todd Terry, Sasse and John Davis & The Monster Orchestra launch today, Tuesday, July 24. Winners will be announced on September 19. Information on each follows here:
Björk – “Mutual Core”
Björk has touched nearly every facet of art over the last 20 years, constantly creating new, boundary-pushing works. Now,"Mutual Core" from her