Off the back of ‘Kunai’ - their Rodrigo Deem-team-up, April sees Las Salinas return to the release front lines. Their latest Vandit offering steps over to the vocal side of the trance fence and additionally finds Shaulli Harari & Israel Bircher drafting in the talents of LA-born-and-based singer/song-writer Shannon Hurley. If her name is ringing anyrecognition bells, over the last five years, the songstress has apparently made a name for herself, lending vocals to the productions of...
Kicking off the warmer months, Major Lazer unleashed Top 10 single ‘Lean On’, a collaboration with ‘Turn Down For What’ producer DJ Snake and Denmark’s MØ, and amassed 21million plays on Soundcloud, over 65million streams on Spotify and over 20million views for the music video, making it Major Lazer's most streamed song to date. The trio have now announced a UK headline tour with dates across the country culminating in a London show at Alexandra Palace this October.
Glitterbox recently announced a move to Space Ibiza to host the Terraza. The weekly Friday party will open on 12 June, and run for 16 weeks until 25 September. This collaboration is a statement of intent and marks a fundamental change to Friday nights in Ibiza. Joining the Glitterbox line-up this summer will be Fatboy Slim, Hercules & Love Affair, Todd Terje, Groove Armada, and Julio Bashmore.
As the release of ‘Halo 5: Guardians’ on 27 October 2015 draws nearer, the cover art for the game was recently revealed online to gaming fans around the world. Several cryptic images were released to various online channels across the globe with no instructions, no explanation and no references to the Halo universe. Apparently it didn’t take long for “Halo Nation” to scour the Internet to piece together the mystery to reveal the cover art.
May 2nd 2013 was a special day in Soul Clap’s history. After about a year of groundwork the Clap flew the legendary George Clinton to Red Bull Studios in Los Angeles for a three day recording session. Onsite alongside Clinton were P-Funk family Sly Stone, Sa'D "The Hourchild Ali", G-Koop, Tonysha Nelson, Will "Digeridoo" Thoren & Crew Love members Nick Monaco and Navid Izadi.
US soulful house trio Tortured Soul are possibly proof that modern soulful house can be freed from the DJ booth. Influenced by such classic artists as Prince, Heatwave and Kool & The Gang, the band deliver their third cool, groove-centred album, 'Hot For Your Love Tonight', dedicated to the memory of keyboard player and founding member Ethan White, who passed away suddenly in March at the age of 39. Opening with the heartfelt 'I’ll Be There For You', with other highlights including the...
Flower Power, the original Pacha Ibiza party, arrives in London for a special one-off event on Saturday 22 August at Studio 338. The event space in London will be totally transformed into a hippie haven complete with the original Pacha all-night DJ, Piti. Boasting one of Europe’s largest covered terraces and located on the Greenwich Peninsula, Studio 338 should be the ideal location to freak out to the boho beats as the sun sets over London.
For those who enjoyed Solarstone’s third ‘Pure Trance’ album last October, ‘Shield’ will need little formal introduction. The track is a generational twist on the caught-on-the-air strings and thermally uplifting tones of Solarstone classics like ‘4ever’, ‘Touchstone’ and ‘Seven Cities’. Now, to do full justice to the track (which thus far has only been available via the mix-comp), he has developed it into a club-length treatment.
Taio Cruz has just released his brand new single ‘Do What You Like’ for streaming or download, with a full release through Tourean & Kobalt scheduled for 10 July. Taio has sold over 100 million singles and five million albums, winning BRITs, BILLBOARD Awards and other accolades along the way. He was the first British artist on YouTube to boast a billion views, and is the only British male artist to have topped the Billboard chart with consecutive singles.