Suol is a Berlin-based independent record label founded by Chopstick & Johnjon aka Chi-Thien Nguyen and John Muder, a production and DJ duo who first teamed up in 2002. The label specializes in organic, deep and fruity house music, nurturing and supporting artists such as Fritz Kalkbrenner, Till von Sein, Trickski, Fritz Zander, Sven von Thülen and Daniel Bortz. This mix, put together for the EB Radio Sessions on FluxFM, features Chopstick & Johnjon delving into the Suol catalogue for an exclusive showcase.
The Maryland-based solo electronic artist Skai Nine is a lover and creator of all kinds of electro-based music, drawing inspiration from hip-hop to the synth pop of the 80s and yet somehow he manages to sound current. We caught up with Skai to learn some more. Electronic Beats: What’s your current state of mind? I’m – more
German producer Phonique will issue his third follow up album this summer entitled Kissing Strangers. Known by the real name of Michael Vater, the award winning house DJ and online poker ace received a much-needed profile boost when his 2007 LP Good Idea came out, working with the likes of Erlend Oye, Gui Boratto and – more
Distinctive ‘80s baritone Michael McDonald has teamed up with electrifying disco act Holy Ghost! in what might be the oddest collaboration of 2009. As Holy Ghost explain: “We had this song, but Alex wrote the hook out of his range. So we brought the demo over to [DFA label boss] James [Murphy], and he said, – more
Okay, we’re not gonna lie: our The Drums obsession is getting a bit out of control. There’ve been some personnel changes within the band, whoever said “change is good” sure knows what they’re talking about. The Drums added a new bass player, switched drummer Connor Hanwick to guitar and added a new drummer. We think The – more