Dennis Sheperd x EKE - Playing With Fire

  The final single action ahead of the January 2021 release of ‘Find The Sunrise’ – Dennis Sheperd’s third studio album - sees the German producer ‘Playing With Fire’. Created in concert with Dutch singer/songwriter Eke (whose previous works include collaborations with Headhunterz, Ruben de…


Craig Connelly - A Sharper Edge REDUX

With a seasonal symmetry so perfect it might even have been planned, Craig Connelly brings a winter REDUX to his early summer-released ‘A Sharper Edge’. Drawing to a close the-year-that-was in the most uplifting of ways, through the twin prisms of the remix and his own studio/spinning work he…


Greg Downey + Beatman & Ludmilla - The Art Of Skullduggery Vol. II

Gambits & chicanery, intrigue, ploys ‘n’ subterfuge – who doesn’t like a bit of the deep down ‘n’ dirty in their musical lives!!? Bang on cue the Skullduggery crew are back to provide us with precisely those types of thrills! Last year’s ‘The Art Of Skullduggery’ saw the label plot its first…


Giuseppe Ottaviani Production Masterclass

Giuseppe Ottaviani is a musician who has long been regarded as ‘the producer’s producer’: a man renowned for sonically superior recordings and the hit-rate to substantiate them. Simply, with Giuseppe, music comes before all. “Throughout my career, by far and away the area I’m asked about most is…


New Label EDCT Launches With Killer Release From Stoneface & Terminal's Gundamea Alias

‘I’M RUNNING’/‘LANDUNGSBRÜKEN’ AVAILABLE THROUGH ALL PLATFORMS FROM TODAY Tempo & tone over type, ‘feel’ rather than genre, freeform as opposed to pigeonhole - new label EDCT is here to break us out of our echo chambers. The brainchild of former Flashover Recordings lynchpin Celwin Frenzen,…


Solarstone - Island - The Single

No man is an island and no one musician is the island, but for a producer who became the near physical embodiment of Balearic Trance, Solarstone’s affinity with Ibiza is clearer than most. This summer, 20+ years on from ‘Seven Cities’, Solarstone recorded an album, which served as a sonic…


Sneijder & Billy Gillies - Afterdark 003 [Belfast]

Mirroring a musical region that’s had a particular impact on him has been the M.O. of Sneijder’s ‘Afterdark’ album run since it embarked back in 2018. Its ‘Buenos Aires’ and ‘Los Angeles’ compilations sent a clear signal of intent, but 2020 - as we all know - has been music-rich… but travel-poor.…


Will Atkinson - Last King Of Scotland

The most anticipated debut artist album of 2020 has arrived, as genius Scottish producer Will Atkinson delivers a seventeen-track LP that’s nothing less than a masterpiece. A body of music that seamlessly fuses trance, techno & drum n’ bass with progressive & poetry, ambient & acid and…


RAM, Darren Porter & Ciaran McAuley Pres. Nocturnal Knights Reworked & Remixed Volume 1

Following his 2019 label change-up, those fearing a revoke for Ram Boon’s ‘Reworked & Remixed’ series can breathe easy! Autumn sees the convention-countering mix-series jump the label tracks to find a new home at the Dutchman’s Nocturnal Knights imprint. Joining RAM for a new edition of this…


Will Atkinson & Gary Go - If I Spoke Your Language

His ‘Last Night In Ibiza’ & ‘Beans’ trailblazers may have sent some early signals, but ‘If I Spoke Your Language’ is the first single to officially come from Will Atkinson’s debut album. ‘If I Spoke Your Language’ brings swift perspective to the unbound, uncompromising and – likely –…


Indecent Noise - Everything Is Connected

It’s not the first time that preconceptions have required resetting on this channel. In the instance of Aleksander Stawierej though, before we pierce some, we’re going to proliferate a few! Aleksander is the Warsaw-based keyholder to monikers like Raw Tech Audio & ACIDØ; the A&R warden of…


Markus Schulz - Escape

That the eighth album from Markus Schulz is arriving in extraordinary times scarcely needs saying. Some already have - many more will. It’s the direction that artists chose to take with that wealth of additional production time that’s now providing the real insights. By way of example some…


Solarstone - When I Dream

Initially written for his own lockdown-relieving fulfilment, this month ‘island’s music collection becomes something for everyone. An album for those who have to dream or recall, rather than first-hand-experience that place between sea and sky this year. Prefacing its full release, its first…


Cosmic Gate In Concert

When its come to creatively streaming their way through lockdown, Cosmic Gate have known few bounds. From New York City’s rooftops to initiating Miami’s balcony raves, where there’s been a Cosmic will, there’s been a Cosmic way. In October though, Nic & Bossi will go beyond the simply…


Markus Schulz & London Thor & Valentino Alessandrini - Feel Alive

Markus Schulz’s single-introduction to his new album, ‘Escape’ comes by way of its out-today overture ‘Feel Alive’. The Miami native has added London Thor and Italy’s Valentino Alessandrini to the track’s cadre, creating in a heartbeat a single that transcends scene & season to deliver a…


Dennis Sheperd x George Jema x Eric Lumiere - In Your Hands

Running up hot on the heels of his ‘I Can Feel’ Sunlounger collab, Dennis Sheperd gives summer the most righteous of send-offs with ‘In Your Hands’. Widening the lens on his third album, Dennis has also expanded its artistic deck, teaming up with George Jema & Eric Lumiere for the release.…


HALIENE - Walk Through Walls

You’ve seen the name HALIENE on some of the biggest tracks in dance music — from Saving Light to Rush Over Me to Ave Maria — but with her new solo single “Walk Through Walls” she is stepping out on her own. With thoughts conveyed through lyrics that come from deep within, the US songstress draws…


Solarstone - Island

What did you do during the big stay-home? Solarstone wrote himself an album - an unplanned one obviously, and one - by his own acknowledgment - he wouldn’t have gotten to write in more conventional times. ‘A lockdown album’ by any other name - not the first and undoubtedly not the last. ‘island’…


Paul van Dyk - Guiding Light

TENTH ARTIST ALBUM FROM THE ELECTRONIC MUSIC LEGEND OUT NOW // INCLUDES OUTSTANDING COLLABORATIONS WITH BO BRUCE, VINI VICI, SUE MCLAREN, WILL ATKINSON AND MANY OTHERS So here we are, and at long last, in the late summer of 2020, here it is: PvD’s landmark tenth studio album. After a…


Paul van Dyk & Sue McLaren - Guiding Light

Let’s recap… because a whole lot’s happened in a relatively short space. Heralded by three clubfloor-natured singles, ‘Guiding Light’ - the tenth album collection from legendary electronic musician Paul van Dyk - was primed for release back in April. Then the proverbial wrench went into the…


In Search Of Sunrise 16 Mixed by Markus Schulz, Giuseppe Ottaviani & Sunlounger

Keeping the scene on its toes, last year’s ‘Search’ culminated in the November arrival of ‘ISOS’s first ‘winter edition’. With 2020 however, series-braintrust Black Hole Recordings have restored release balance to ‘In Search Of Sunrise’s force (they figured you could use the dependability!) As…