Tag : Julia Connor

Houghton Festival 2017: A Review

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The sellout status of Houghton Festival’s debut edition, plus the announcement of an extra day of programming added shortly before the Norfolk event, is testament to the cumulative esteem of its curator and producers. Needless to say the 7500 ticket-holders, many underground music aficionados, were expecting a great deal. At … Read More

One Night With. Move D @ Wire 26/05

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The ‘One Night With.’ concept is built around a pretty simple list of things. A big name underground headliner, an extended set, a crowd there for the right reasons, and the intimate confines of one of Leeds’ best small clubs. Get those things right and a good night is pretty … Read More

Preview: Sonic Sahara bring Sassy J to Studio 24

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To see in bank holiday weekend next Friday night, Sonic Sahara are throwing their next intimate party at Studio 24. This will be the promoters’ third time at the Mabgate venue. Last year their Leeds debut (they also throw events in Manchester) saw Tom Trago come to town, and Rhythm Section’s Bradley … Read More

An interview with Voyeur

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There’s no shortage of young British deep house producers at the moment. Most can capture the core ingredients to get a dancefloor moving, but only a proportion achieve style and soul. Cue Voyeur, who back in 2012 were taken under the wing of someone significant. Kerri Chandler, one of the originators and most respected artists … Read More

IWD Special: Women in Electronic Music – Part 1

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Today is about shining a spotlight on individuals all with one thing in common. That’s why the Clubs team have joined forces to bring you a shortlist of lady electronic artists we feel you should know about. Have a read, then have a listen. Happy IWD. Avalon Emerson Born in San … Read More

An interview with Monki

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Despite only being in her mid-twenties, Monki has firmly established herself as an influential selector and tastemaker, and her Monki & Friends Tour arrives at The Chapel, Church on 24th March.  The London-based Radio 1 DJ is all about bringing fresh music to the masses, and has long been a … Read More

6 years of Flux: a birthday tribute

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What started out as a one-off charity event down at Wire, Flux has grown into a full blown underground electronic music brand, and February marked its 6th birthday. As Beaver Works has expanded, so has the event, bringing us up to six rooms of house, techno and disco mixed by … Read More

Felix Leifur: In General EP

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Berlin’s Dirt Crew Recordings bring us relatively unknown Icelandic producer Felix Leifur and his second EP In General – jazzy hip hop infused deep house with a rough edge. ‘Eyelids’ is the soft A-side opener, teasing you in with a deep and gradual build-up, until a piercing hi-hat cuts through. … Read More

Chaos in the CBD: Accidental Meetings EP

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Chaos in the CBD’s classy productions have brought the New Zealand-born London-based brothers a long way over the past few years. The underground music community have taken note, with Boiler Room and Stamp the Wax regularly championing their growing list of EPs. What a treat then that brothers Ben and Louis … Read More

Feature – An Interview with Skream

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Oliver Jones, aka Skream, has become one of the UK’s best-loved DJs. You might associate the name with the earth-shattering bass line wobble of UK dubstep, the scene brought to the masses by the Croydon local in the mid-noughties, along with close friends Benga and Artwork. Remember super group Magnetic … Read More