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“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

The Big 50

December 12, 2008 in Features by EB Team

Marc Romboy’s imprint of all things pumping and techy Systematic, celebrates its 4th Birthday and 50th release this month with a 3 track EP of techno goodness from Hugo & Daniele Papini. After 15 years in the music making business, Marc decided to start his own imprint in 2004 as platform for his own and – more

Megaupload – dead or alive?

January 20, 2012 in Features by Walter W. Wacht

So Megaupload. You might have already heard about it: in the midst of the international debate about controversial US anti copyright infringement laws SOPA and PIPA, the FBI shut down Megaupload, a file-hosting website and arrested six people, as well as MU’s founder, German-Finnish entrepreneur Kim Schmitz aka Mount Kimbie Kim Dotcom, yesterday. As if – more

Totally Enormous Extinct Dinosaurs serves Tapes & Money

February 6, 2012 in Features by EB Team

This is ‘Tapes & Money’ off the upcoming debut album from Totally Enormous Extinct Dinosaurs aka TEED, and it is unmistakably a classic track with all the bass whomps and pensive vocals. Unfortunately, the album won’t be released before April, so it looks like we will have to run the track below on repeat. If you – more

The EB guide to Berlin Festival 2011, which you can win 2 tickets to!

August 26, 2011 in Features by EB Team

Festival season is nearly over but the best is yet to come! Early september sees this year’s edition of Berlin Festival take place at the historic innercity airport Tempelhof – spitting distance from Kreuzberg’s club culture and Berlin Music Week. A festival can’t be much more urban than this one – and luckily the artist – more