Violetta Markelou is a DC-based photographer, stylist and artistic director who also produces music under the moniker Dino. Michael Cobaria, better known by his production moniker Micfreak, has seen his presence become known outside of the DMV scene in recent years, with songs charting in the Top Ten of both Beatport and Traxsource’s charts. Together, they have teamed up for the release of Dino’s single “Vespers”, with Micfreak contributing two


Grieffson is a duo based out of Turkey making some amazing techno and house. Their EP Future & Past is a lovely two-track affair that fits well together. “Future” comes in a bit more uptempo and “Past” is bit more downtempo, but don’t get me wrong — these are both big tracks. “Future” offers a bit more bite and aggression. The punishing bass and the swung hi-hats work well with


Casmalia has released tracks on labels such as Box of Cats, My Techno Weighs A Ton, House of Hustle, and Chub Rub, just to mention a few. She recently dropped this lovely EP on OKNF Records, with the tracks “Money On The Floor” and “Deep Dish” both featuring Cheechmo. I have always been a fan of Casmalia because of the range of styles that she puts into her music. Casmalia


I have had my eye on TonalTheory for a while. They are known to play deep techno sets laced with their own productions. I have only heard stellar reviews of the shows they have been booked on. It is no surprise that How Could We Have Known is truly an album! Coming in at eleven tracks total with two remixes. I truly love the album format for electronic music and


The Infinite Daisy Chains is a duo consisting of Ian and Kristina. Ian Dandrige (Guitarist/Producer) and Kristina Westernik Dandridge (Vocalist/Violin/Producer) are not only a musical duo, but they are also married. Both Kristina and Ian are capable of making some of the best music out there, but together this magical union is beyond your imagination. The production on these songs is truly top of the line. The drums are so