discoholic
It is always delightful to discover young musicians chasing an older sound. Today’s feature comes from Discoholic, an 18 year old music producer and student at the University of Maryland. His original track “Too Close For Comfort” (ft. Michael Littrell) is a straight disco throwback, bringing back the groovy acoustic elements of Chic or Duran Duran. This record features a warm electric baseline paired with smooth synth chords to create

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One of DC’s busiest DJs, Eau Claire, gets remixed by London-based duo Loframes in today’s feature. The young Londoners debuted in 2015 and have since released an impressive number of club-ready tracks. Loframes’ rendition of Eau Claire’s “All the Wonder” is a bouncy synth-pop beat dominated by a biting bass line that is sure to resonate on the dance floor. With its crafty percussion and creative synth play, this remix reveals

'Starlite'
“Starlite” is one of the latest tracks from the Montreal-based disco synth pop band, Le Couleur. This song is irresistible and gets the party started right with a blend of French lyricism and groovy sounds. “Starlite” is on Le Couleur’s newest album, P.O.P, which was released on October 28 via Lux Lisbon Records and is available for order. Their music is recommended for fans of AIR, Sebastien Tellier, and Metronomy. With this new album, Le Couleur embraces the creation of a

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The NeedlExchange is in. Since Baronhawk Williams, Bil Todd, and Tommy Cornelis joined forces in the spring of 2013 to form The NeedlExchange (TNX), the DC-based DJ troupe has made waves around town and beyond. TNX pioneered DC’s queer underground, and their music has galvanized and helped unify DC’s dance music community. On a sweltering Sunday this past July, I asked Baronhawk, Bil, and Tommy about TNX’s influences and sound,

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Bit Funk is on the move. His singles ”Off The Ground” and “Destination Sunrise” have 3.6 and 1.2 million plays respectively on Spotify, and he has a lot more in terms of shows and production in store for his fans. We had the chance to talk with Bit Funk ahead of his upcoming show at U Street Music Hall this coming Friday (September 2). Over the course of the interview,