“It was the best party ever in the history of mankind”: Claude VonStroke
Booty house ambassador Claude VonStroke is heading our way later this month to tackle a headline slot at The Woods stage for the national Stereosonic tour, before stopping by Indonesia’s capital city to play the country’s biggest ever festival, Djakarta Warehouse Project, the week after. But that’s not the last we’ll see of the prolific remixer and tourer – as VonStroke revealed to inthemix, he’s also planning to export his label’s much-loved ...Read More
Kill Paris changes name in wake of Paris terror attacks
In the wake of the weekend’s Paris terror attacks, US producer Kill Paris has announced he is changing his artist name to Chill Harris. The OWSLA-signed act told fans on Facebook today that “the events in Paris yesterday have made me feel that my name as an artist is not appropriate anymore.” You can read his full statement below: “By it’s definition a name is just a word or set of words by ...Read More
Hear Boys Noize’s storming new one-hour ‘Warehouse Mix’
Your boy Alex Ridha knows how to deliver an all-killer mix, and the Berlin electro and techno don has just turned out a stellar example for Apple Music’s ‘One Mix’ series. The session streamed last Saturday night US time, but now you can listen to it in full thanks to the Boys Noize SoundCloud page. Over the course of the hour-long mix, Ridha fits in 26 tracks of dark, grimy, red-lined ...Read More
A techno nerd interviews Nina Kraviz
In 2013, we gave Andrew Wowk – inthemix contributor, chinstroker-approved DJ around town and dance music nerd with self-proclaimed “uncompromisingly high standards” – the unenviable task of reviewing DJ Pauly D’s Sydney show. Unsurprisingly, it didn’t go well. Two years later, we made it up to him by arranging an interview with Nina Kraviz, the Russian-bred producer, DJ and label head who has enjoyed a rapid rise to stardom since her first steps onto the ...Read More
Hurricane Season at The Electric Pickle
As I walk up the steps that lead to El Bolero Room, a familiar feeling sweeps over me. Memories of nights past, early morning after-hour jams, and visions of MMW madness rush into my mind. I am back at The Electric Pickle, and tonight will be special. For anyone who has danced under that glowing disco ball, or jammed out on the back patio, they know this feeling all to ...Read More