Phase Fatale
It’s been a busy month for Phase Fatale. He’s logged a hard hitting mix for Resident Advisor’s Podcast Series, played at Berghain, and has had his excellent album Redeemer land on Hospital Productions. Phase Fatale ends the month at a to be announced location in DC for SEQUENCE.666, the second annual party from Sequence and Select DC. He’ll be joined by DC acts Arthur Kimskii, Lyceum, and Juana. To get

It has been quite a minute since any new solo sounds have come from the Parisian producer called Darius. Known for his chilled down beats ranging anywhere in between house, disco and electro, Darius has given light to some of the best remixes for artists like (to name an illustrious few)  Jungle, Crayon, Flight Facilities and the magical “Sunlight” remix by The Magician. And now after a three year low-key hiatus, he

Akito
Eternal Dragonz, a label and collective of producers that aim to link Asian artists based around the world, released the Mica EP from Scintii earlier this year as one of the collective’s first transmissions. The EP has since been remixed and was released late last week. A highlight is the heavy weight drum work out from London-based Acid Fantasy affiliate Akito. The remix’s ghostly string melody rides shuffling hand drums

This Thursday, October 5th, your favorite neighborhood bar is hosting your favorite DJ’s favorite DJ. That’s right, Ben UFO, one of the founders of the renowned Hessle Audio record label, is stopping in Washington, DC again for an intimate night at Ten Tigers Parlour. The show is presented by our good friends at U Street Music Hall, which will be the first time the club is presenting an artist at

DJ Pierre
At a minute and 24 seconds into “Teachers”, Daft Punk namecheck DJ Pierre (the pronunciation of Pierre sounding overtly French) among a list of their influences. Few artists can claim that they invented an entire genre, but DJ Pierre is an exception to the rule. In 1987, alongside music partner Earl Smith Jr. (aka Spank Spank), Pierre tweaked the pots on a TB-303 bass synthesizer creating a high pitched metallic