Reality is hitting home as we haul ourselves out of bed today — we only have one night left! We’re laughing at each other worried that we're going to go back to the UK looking paler than when we left, so we decide that a little sun-soaking is required in today’s plan.
In the colourful and slightly surreal video for the maddeningly catchy single ‘Do It’, Amelie de Bosredon and Quarles Baseden, the two Parisians who comprise unabashedly quirky disco-pop duo Jupiter play the parts of lovers who are trapped in the domestic mundanity of everyday life.
To escape it, they invent increasingly bizarre situations in their heads, before mutually deciding to end the tedium by packing their brightly-coloured retro bags and setting off to see the world, hand-in-hand.
Reims lies just 80 miles northeast of Paris in the French countryside, its biggest claim to fame is it’s one of France’s most notable champagne producing areas. But Reims also holds another secret — a secret that many people probably wouldn’t associate with the gothic-looking city — a burgeoning electronic music scene.
The city in recent years has given birth to some of France’s most exciting electronic producers including Brodinski, The Shoes, and more.
Indie-dance-cum-house duo, Satin Jackets, have compiled a refreshingly groovy mix for the latest instalment of our weekly DJ Mag Podcast series.
Well-known hit ‘You Make Me Feel Good’, as well as a diverse string of positively rated remix work, has seen the brainchild of Tim Bernhadt become a household name.
“Yes, absolutely, every single time!” Crazy P’s front woman Danielle Moore croons down the phone line to DJ Mag. “I still get nervous onstage and I totally love that. There’s always a part of me that says 'Oh god, oh god, please let me remember everything that we’ve rehearsed, every last word, every last emotion and please let everything come together 100%!’”
They've done live covers of JamesHolden’s remix of Nathan Fake’s ‘The Sky Was Pink’ and Modeselektor’s ‘Blue Clouds’, plus remixed everyone from Harry Wolfman to Nils Frahm — it's safe to say Vessels' tastes are broad. Their stand-out LP 'Dilate' garnered a collective nod from the industry back in March, and now electronic band and DJ outfit Vessels have dropped an excl
DJ Mag wraps up our favourite premieres and exclusives from the last seven days including Fur Coat, Kollektiv Turmstrasse, MOTSA, Black Coffee (pictured) and more!
Fur Coat 'Pankow'
The Venezuelan production duo deliver yet another heads-down club slammer in the form of new track 'Pankow'. It's part of their fresh-out-the-box 'Berlin Chronicles' EP that dropped yesterday via Crosstown Rebels.
Glitterbox will take over at Space Ibiza for the very first time this season, with a 16-week run kicking off on 12th June. The opening event will feature party regulars including Todd Terry, Joey Negro, Horse Meat Disco and The Revenge, plus Defected boss man, Simon Dunmore.
Hackman & Soline have teamed up on a new track 'Hyperion', and it's utterly lush.
A combination of muted keys and shimmering synths, 'Hyperion' is a gorgeous six minute journey that fans of emotive techno melodies will adore.
As if that wasn't enough, it's also 100% free via the DJ Mag soundcloud!
Catch Hackman spin at the 20/20 Vision Day/Night party at The Wick London on 24th May.
Crazy P have released their new LP 'Walk Dance Talk Sing' on soundcloud in full.
Fans of the band can stream the entire LP for free via the platform, including standout tracks 'Like A Fool' and 'Cruel Mistress'.
The band — who are known for their incredible live performances — plan to tour the new LP, kicking off this Saturday 9th May in Leeds.