Mykonos: Dance Music’s Next Ibiza

Thomas Heyne, the ebullient German-born founder of new beachside hotspot Scorpios Mykonos, couldn’t be more proud of his adopted home. “For beach clubs and hotels, I consider Mykonos the best destination in the world,” he says. “Ibiza freaks who say they’ll never go anywhere else come to Mykonos and say, ‘Why didn’t I come here…

Defected Radio Show: Guest Mix by Monki

In the hot seat for this week’s guest mix is BBC Radio 1’s Monki. You can catch Monki playing at Defected Croatia 2017, where she will be bringing her unique blend of house music to the Beach Stage. 01. David Keno – Ananas [Mother Recordings] 02. Amine Edge & DANCE – Good Time [DFTD] 03….

Markus Schulz honors Chester Bennington with ‘In The End’ bootleg

2017 has been a grim year for younger fans of rock & roll. Soundgarden singer Chris Cornell passed away by suicide in May, shaking the music industry. Now, fans are having to cope with another huge loss: Chester Bennington, Linkin Park front man. Naturally, an outpouring of sorrow and solidarity ensued from longtime Linkin Park…

Andrea Oliva Remixes Thick Dick Classic “Welcome to the Jungle”

Swiss tastemaker Andrea Oliva has been handpicked to craft a remix of Thick Dick’s classic ‘Welcome To The Jungle’. Originally produced by E-Smoove and released sixteen years ago, Andrea’s edits signify the return of Erick Morillo’s critically acclaimed SONDOS Records imprint. Download “Welcome to the Jungle” Thick Dick’s tribal anthem ‘Welcome To The Jungle’ was the first ever record to be released on…

Jay Hardway Drops Latest Track “Need It”

This summer Jay Hardway is set to build on his recent solo successes with his latest track, Need It.Just last year, Jay Hardway entered the legendary DJ Mag Top 100 DJs poll for the first time, and his most recent track Golden Pineapple hit #1 in Beatport’s Future House chart. Two years in the making Need It now steers long-time Martin Garrix collaborator Jay Hardway into a more retro…