Claptone

in , Mix of the Day by EB Radio about

“In a now long forgotten world, many generations ago, a bird like shape emerged from wooded darkness…” So begins Claptone‘s biography. While the Berlin producer is clearly not afraid of a good backstory, we’re more concerned with the contents of his record bag and thankfully his Mix of the Day doesn’t fall short. A selection of snappy, deep-inclined house music with piano-flourishes that like his own Beatport-topping “Cream” is concerned primarily with making the dancefloor go off.

01. Amine Edge – Yeah [Alola Records]
02. Dirty Minds – I’m For Pleasure (Claptone Remix) [Eskimo]
03. Claptone – Another Night [Exploited]
04. Kevin Over – Hood Funk [Noir Music]
05. Mercury – Born Happy [Gomma]
06. Round Table Knights – So Good [OFF]
07. Claptone – Wrong [Exploited]
08. Suptil – Doin’t It [weplayminimal]
09. Tyson – Mr Rain (Claptone Dub) [Back Yard]
10. Claptone – No Eyes

Scuba speaks Sonar and Hotflush

August 2, 2011 in Interviews by Zsofi Erdei
scuba Electronic-Beats Interview

Recording a BBC Essential Mix is a breakthrough level for anyone, even the most talented DJs. But combining it with a live Sonar gig in the same time is something that gets you to the stratosphere. Scuba, head of the label Hotflush, commanded his Essential Mix at the prestigious stage of the Sonar Night venue. – more

Slices 1-09 out soon

February 25, 2009 in Features by EB Team

The new issue of Electronic Beats magazine is dropping soon (look for it at your favourite bars, stores and coffee joints from March 15 on), but the editors of our quarterly DVD magazine Slices have not been slacking either.    Featured artists on this edition of Slices  include Subeena/Dot, Dabrye, Plaid, Romanthony, Brothers Vibe, Italoboyz and Exercise One. – more