Tag Archives: Daniel Shaw

Event Review: #WEAREHYTE – A Look Inside The Two-Day Techno Extravaganza July 12-13, 2014

Governors Island is a magical place. The inspiring view of lower Manhattan matched with a spacious tent and an excellent sound system makes for one of the best venues in the city, if not the country. As you can imagine, there was quite a bit of buzz around the return of HYTE festival series toContinue Reading

JimiJ – Farlight [Colorize]

JimiJ is on the cusp of a great new sound in trance. Releasing off of the successful Enhanced sub label, Colorize, JimiJ brings us “Farlight.” A lush, driving trance track that draws inspiration from deeper contemporary productions— JimiJ manicures an underground sound matched with the energy of old-school progressive trance. In an era sparse onContinue Reading

Event Review: Eight Hours with John 00 Fleming at Sankeys NYC 6/7/14

Wow. Just Wow. Even days after his performance, it seems like New York is still reeling from the aftermath of the eight-hour voyage that John 00 Fleming provided New York City this weekend. John brought an incredible energy throughout the night, casting infectious smiles to the audience as he relentlessly tore into the crowd withContinue Reading

Basement Jaxx – Never Say Never (Mark Knight Remix) [Toolroom]

Get your dancing shoes out. Mark Knight is back again – this time refreshing the Basement Jaxx classic, “Never Say Never.” Teeming with old-school progressive house vibes, soulful vocals accompany Knight’s impeccable production skills. From the first second, Knight showcases his ability to create dance music that you can actually dance to. There is noContinue Reading

Adam Beyer – Open Up [Drumcode]

You have to love every time a Drumcode release comes out, especially when it is a part of a massive compilation like ‘A Sides Volume II Part 1.’ Just one of the amazing releases in this compilation is Adam Beyer‘s “Open Up.” With a clear Nicole Moudaber influence, “Open Up” is a thumping and tribalContinue Reading

Event Preview: John 00 Fleming to Spin Special 8-Hour Set at Sankeys NYC 06/07/14

One of Esscala Entertainment’s Rabbit Hole Night extraordinaire’s, John 00 Fleming, will be bringing a monumental night of music to New York City in just a matter of days. Yes, you heard it, John 00 Fleming will be bringing an eight-hour JOOF Editions set to Sankeys NYC this upcoming weekend. Extended DJ sets are becoming aContinue Reading

Chromeo – Jealous (Solidisco Remix) [Big Beat]

While outside my general realm of musical interest, both Chromeo and Solidisco have never disappointed me with their music. Hence, seeing both names on one track piqued my interest. More than pleasantly surprised (and a bit late on the “Jealous” train), we have one of the biggest tracks of the summer. Building through housey beatsContinue Reading

Dakota – CLXXV [Coldharbour]

Finding a good, dark trance track isn’t as easy as it once was. Thankfully, ours truly, Markus Schulz, is here to fix that problem. Under his alias of Dakota, we are blessed with one hell of a track known as “CLXXV.” As the title suggests (via Roman numerals), this track from Dakota is the 175th release onContinue Reading