Boss man behind his own imprint ViVA Records and a longtime favorite on the White Isle, Steve Lawler is readying for another busy summer in Ibiza and traveling around the circuit with a brand new two-track EP that’s out soon on Robsoul Recordings.
‘Feelin’ is the A-side of the upcoming release, out on Phil Weeks’ imprint on May 5. Breezy in all the right danceable ways, ‘Feelin’ easily draws up images of the carefree and soulful dance floors Lawler is so used to commanding, year after year.
‘Feelin’, along with the B-side ‘Take Me There’ marks Lawler’s first release on Robsoul Recordings. Catch it out on May 5.
Ushuaïa Ibiza – WE Party – Ushuaïa Ibiza Beach Hotel has announced that it will be hosting the world renowned WE Party on Wednesday 14th June as part of IBIZAGAYPRIDE 2017.
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Proud to promote and support the LGBT community, Ushuaïa will be pulling out all the stops to ensure the third edition of IBIZAGAYPRIDE goes off with a bang. Topping the bill, Italian-born, Barcelona-based Phil Romano will be bringing his unique ‘Atlantic Sound’ to the legendary venue, with WE Party resident DJ Binomio and Ivan Gomez, all on hand to make this one party not to be missed!
First conceived seven years ago in Madrid, WE Party has rapidly grown into an international brand, holding 14 annual parties in Madrid, two festivals, WE PRIDE FESTIVAL and WE NEW YEAR FESTIVAL, as well WE ON TOUR, an international tour which takes place in over 50 cities in the world. Famed for throwing some of the biggest and best gay parties around, WE Party combines visuals, decoration, animation and, of course, music to offer partygoers a unique experience they’ll never forget.
IBIZAGAYPRIDE is a reassertion of equality and social respect for sexual and emotional diversity, standing for free expression of the personality whilst forming a responsible sexual education to help create awareness of sexual health in the LGBT community. A major celebration, now in its third year, this year’s event will take place over four days filled with exhibitions, theatre, concerts, lectures and festivals and the Great Parade for LGBTI rights.
Famed for their iconic parties, Ushuaïa Ibiza combines unbelievable production, stage design, lights and visuals with stunning views of the Mediterranean and top DJ talent. Its unrivalled, colourful and vibrant poolside productions and global appeal make the venue the perfect choice to throw one of the most famous international parties inside the Gay community and kick off the week’s proceedings in truly spectacular style!
Chuckie – 100th Release – A few years following their relaunch, Dirty Dutch Music now celebrates their 100th release with their MK EP. Dirty Dutch played an essential role in dance music, releasing singles from distinguished producers such as Afrojack, Hardwell, R3hab and Sidney Samson who all contributed to the scene as we now know it.
Label head and legendary DJ and producer Chuckie has hand picked the label’s entire roster and built it from the ground up. It was this careful curation that made Dirty Dutch what it is today. Since day one, Chuckie has always strived to be on the edge of breaking new music and exploring the fusion of different genres.
Chuckie is going full-circle and taking it back to the imprint’s very foundations with an EP featuring only urban and electronic acts from right inside Dirty Dutch heartland, NL. Showcasing that eclectic, energetic and upfront mishmash of styles, the special EP is bringing the Dirty Dutch house party vibes to the rest of the world.
DNMO – ‘Broken‘ – Out today on Zeds Dead‘s Deadbeats imprint, is the latest production from DNMO and vocalist Sub Urban. Another unique release from the young label, ‘Broken‘ is a track with an edge. With distorted bass, catchy vocal hooks and layered with emotion, this is a song that listeners just have to hear!
Aiden Morgan, better known as DNMO is a 15 year old DJ and producer based in the U.K. His last three remixes made it to #1 on Hype Machine receiving millions of streams along the way. His first original track, a collab with KRANE titled ‘Sakura,’ found its way onto the Spotify viral charts in Germany. DNMO has found support from many leaders in the electronic music sphere such as The Chainsmokers, Pegboard Nerds, Krewella and Zeds Dead.
Sub Urban is both a vocalist and producer from a small town in New Jersey. His sound is edgy, dark and nothing like you’ve ever heard before. With musical influences ranging from kflay and Cage The Elephant to Electric Mantis, Sub Urban is determined to show the world his unique take on electronic music.
Without a doubt, 2015 and most of 2016 was characterized by the incredibly widespread presence of DJ Snake and Major Lazer‘s hit single “Lean On,” taken from the latter’s third studio album Peace Is The Mission.
Played across international radio stations, DJ sets at clubs and festivals alike, and remixed to infinity by producers all across the spectrum of genres, the song became an anthem both in and out of the EDM sphere. Now, just over two years after its March 2015 release, the track has surpassed a whopping two billion plays on Youtube.
“Lean On” now joins the ranks of the such tracks as “Gangnam Style,” “Sorry,” “Uptown Funk,” “Shake It Off” and several others that possess more than two billion views.
Listen to the track below.
Last week MANT dropped a huge club weapon in the form of Ra¸ picked up by tastemaker blogs worldwide including Earmilk, Insomniac and Data Transmission. Supported by Danny Howard for months in the clubs before receiving a world exclusive premier on BBC Radio 1’s flagship Friday night dance music show, Ra has been one of the duo’s most hotly anticipated tracks.
Now the duo unveils the next step, as their Solä EP gets a full release featuring Ra and brand new banger, Really Was. The latter track also got its first airing on BBC Radio 1 and has been supported by Danny Howard, Monki, Skream, Steve Lawler, Solä label owners Solardo, and many more.
Supported by just about everyone, including Pete Tong, Hot Since 82, Jamie Jones, Joris Voorn, Claude VonStroke, Nic Fanciulli, Richy Ahmed, Riva Starr, Gorgon City, Nicole Moudaber and plenty more, MANT are no strangers to delivering high quality tech house that turns festival and club dance floors into a seething mass of bodies.
Not only prolific producers, MANT were also singled out in Data Transmission’s Top 20 Best Festival DJ Sets of 2016 and recently asked to contribute a Fresh Kicks mix to DJ Mag’s series; a testament to their prowess as selectors and their growing recognition as one of the hottest properties in tech house and techno.