All posts tagged: techno

NELA Interview

Modern techno music as we know it may have been pioneered by The Belleville Three in Detroit, however the foundation that Juan Atkins, Kevin Saunderson and Derrick May helped to build eventually spread around the world inspiring young producers in Germany, the UK and more, eventually reaching as far as Tel Aviv. Whilst Israel may not be the first country one may think of in terms of the genre, there are DJs and producers creating the music and adding their identity, spreading the sound to international territory. One of those producers are NELA. The Israeli-born artist is fostering a rich and astounding sound bursting with musicality. Already a fixture as a performer in her native Tel Aviv, the now Berlin-based act is establishing herself as a force in the electronic scene pumping out top-notch records and rocking the dance floor as a DJ.

ColoRising Interview with NELA

Modern techno music as we know it may have been pioneered by The Belleville Three in Detroit, however the foundation that Juan Atkins, Kevin Saunderson and Derrick May helped to build eventually spread around the world inspiring young producers in Germany, the UK and more, eventually reaching as far as Tel Aviv. Whilst Israel may not be the first country one may think of in terms of the genre, there are DJs and producers creating the music and adding their identity, spreading the sound to international territory. One of those producers are Nela. The Israeli-born artist is fostering a rich and astounding sound bursting with musicality. Already a fixture as a performer in her native Tel Aviv, the now Berlin-based act is establishing herself as a force in the electronic scene pumping out top-notch records and rocking the dance floor as a DJ.

Maya Schenk to Release ‘Grey B.’ EP

German producer, now based in London, Maya Schenk is set to release her new ‘Grey B.’ EP via her Henri imprint.

Pulling out a heavy duty arsenal of 4×4 fire, the track which rattles with a husky bass line, swinging drum kicks and chopped vocal samples. Alex Blanco is called upon for a rework of the track, keeping the original idea in place but twisting it just enough to add his own personal spices. There is also a dub edit of the track included in the package.

Sonus Festival at Zcre Beach, Pag Island, August 20th – 25th, Croatia

Croatia’s premiere electronic event Sonus Festival is set to mark it’s fifth birthday in style this summer, uniting the best talent from the house and techno worlds in one place for five days and five nights of party. Returning to idyllic Zcre Beach, Pag Island between 20th and 24th August, the first instalment of names makes Sonus #5 the most monumental to date. From global players Marco Carola, Richie Hawtin, Loco Dice and Ricardo Villalobos to underground hero Sonja Moonear plus club takeovers, boat parties and more, Sonus Festival is THE go to event for any house and techno fan.

Radio Slave Set to Drop ‘Another Club / Feel The Same’

In terms of quality house and techno music, no one can really argue against the reputation of the Rekids label. With a decade’s worth of records under the belt of the label, founder Matt Edwards aka Radio Slave will celebrate the company’s 100th release with his new double A-side recording ‘Another Club / Feel The Same’. Already championed by heavy hitters in the scene including Laurent Garnier, Spencer Parker and more, ‘Another Club’ takes a nod at the Detroit sound with sharp, echoing synths Read more […]

Eastern Electrics 2017 at Hatfield House, August 6th, London

Eastern Electrics Festival 2017 Saturday 5th August 11:00 – 22:00 Back for 2017 bigger and better, Eastern Electrics Festival returns to it’s London roots for it’s sixth instalment, uniting global heavyweights from the house, techno, disco and garage worlds for a day of sonic entertainment on Sat 5th August. With a solid-gold line-up of talent and stage partners to be revealed this month, Eastern Electrics are giving dedicated fans a chance to get their hands on a ticket for just £24.95, Read more […]

Preview Eleonora’s ‘Thousand Thoughts’ EP

Ufa is the capital of Bashkortostan, Russia. Whilst many people outside of the country probably couldn’t give you an accurate location of where it is situated, Ufa is the birthplace of award-winning conductor and violinist Vladimir Spivakov and also singer/musician Eleonora Zaripova better known as Eleonora. Relocating to Berlin as a teen, Zaripova cut her teeth in music experimenting with jazz and electronica. Eleonora will release her new EP Thousand Thoughts on January 26, 2017 via Stem Read more […]

Check Out Mujuice’s ‘Hurt’

Roman Litvinov better known as Mujuice can be considered one of Russia’s hottest producers within the past eight to ten years. Not only has he crafted a wide array of mood driven electronic music ranging from techno to glitch, but the designer, DJ and musician has literally composed a post classical LP back in 2014 titled ‘Metamorphosis’. In a nutshell you can pretty much call him a musical genius. Once again Mujuice delivers a round of beautiful electronica with latest single ‘Hurt’. Operating Read more […]