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Room516 Q&A: David Mayer
April 22, 2014

Crossing borders is a familiar experience to David Mayer. Though born in south Germany, he spent most of his youth living in Norway before calling Berlin his home in 2004. He has seemingly crossed many musical genres as well but a deep and heavy-hitting 4/4  beat has dominated his creative output. Whether he’s producing or playing shows, he  has found a knack for catchiness that has caught the attention of many. Mayer is a faithful of the now infamous Berlin label… Read More

GusGus – Crossfade (Maceo Plex Mix)
/ April 14, 2014

With remixes from the likes of Maceo Plex, Konstantin Sibold, Michael Mayer and Gluteus Maximus, the new Crossfade Remixe EP on Kompakt is larger than life. Our favourite rework is the one from the Ellum boss so we’ve shared it below.

Fantastic Mr Fox ft. Denai Moore – On My Own
/ April 9, 2014

‘On My Own’ is set to drop later this month via Black Acre. The vocal-filled track is the A-side to Fantastic Mr. Fox’s upcoming 12″. Stream it in full below.

Applescal – The Veil
/ April 7, 2014

An incredible freebie from the Atomnation fam.

Bicep – Nova
/ April 2, 2014

Here’s Bicep’s exclusive track for Will Saul’s forthcoming DJ-Kicks Mix, out 16 June on !K7 Records.

Erol Alkan – A Hold On Love (Tom Trago’s Tokyo Mix)
/ April 1, 2014

Rush Hour’s house maestro Tom Trago completes the Illumination EP remix package with a rolling intergalactic take on ‘A Hold On Love’. Coming very soon on Phantasy on limited edition vinyl and digital EP.

St Vincent – Digital Witness (Darkside Remix)
/ March 31, 2014

This is fantastic.

Ghostpoet – Dial Tones (Guy Andrews Remix)
/ March 28, 2014

This is hands down the best Ghostpoet rework we’ve ever heard. With poignant drums the production is a bit heavier,  but Ghostpoet’s words and Lucy Rose’s perfect chorus add a bit of sullen humanity to the music.

DJ Koze – Amygdala (Roman Flügel Remix)
/ March 26, 2014

Needs no introduction.

Kelis – Rumble (Breach Remix)
/ March 25, 2014

Breach remixes Kelis’ ‘Rumble’, released 14 April 2014 on Ninja Tune.