Weasel Blog: News + Comps + Interviews + Mixes + Events: Bloc 2012, ADE, Jazzanova, Warp Records, Cocoon Heroes, Futureboogie, Gottwood, Christian Burkhardt, Claude VonStroke ++

 IN THE BLOG THIS WEEK:

NEWS:

  • Bloc Announce New Home for 2012
  • The Leeds Warehouse 2012 Line Ups
  • Amsterdam Dance Event unveils 2012 dates
  • Warp Announce New Clark Album ‘Iradelphic’ Plus FREE Download
  • Dimentions Festival Announces Initial Line-up For Summer 2012
  • Jazzanova Release Long Awaited Remix Album
  • Legendary Recording Studio Strongroom Launch Lifestyle Radio Station ‘Strongroom Alive’
  • New video from Stay+ (Ramp Recordings) right here
  • Groove Odyssey present House Legends.
  • Armin Van Buuren Brings A State Of Trance to London.

COMPETITIONS:

  • Win Tickets to Cocoon Heroes w/ Cassy, Raresh, Tobi Neumann & Onur Ozer…
  • Win Guestlist to Talk is Cheap w/ Inland Knights, Olene Kadar (Live) + Lovebirds…
  • Win x2 Tickets to ‘House Legends’ w/ Kenny Dope, India (PA), CJ Mackintosh, Bobby&Steve, Jazzie B + More!

INTERVIEWS:

  • Around the world in 80 labels: Futureboogie – Dave Harvey & Steve Nickolls

PODCASTS/MIXES/TRACKS:

  • Gottwood Presents 016 – Nick Agha by Gottwood
  • christian-burkhardt cocoon-teaser
  • 3DAYSLOSTINIBIZA – Claude VonStroke For_We_Love_Space
  • Ed Rush Glade Festival Podcast

JAMMY’S JAMS:

  • Techno & clubbing addict Jammy brings you his weekly top 10 tracks, PLUS his mix of the week!

++ ALL THIS + TOP PICKS OF LONDON & MANCHESTER’S NIGHTS OUT

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Catch up with this weeks music based news… We bring you the most up to date news from labels, venues, promoters to DJs and lots more!

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Bloc Announce New Home for 2012

Bloc Weekend have annouced their new home for 2012, and we have got to say it looks pretty … More >>>

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The Leeds Warehouse 2012 Line Ups

More than thirty years after first opening back in 1979, legendary Leeds music venue The Warehouse …More >>>

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Amsterdam Dance Event unveils 2012 dates

Time to get booking some flights then. With last year’s four day marathon now fading from our minds … More >>>

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Warp Announce New Clark Album ‘Iradelphic’ Plus FREE Download

It’s been three years since the release of ‘Totems Flare’ and to say Chris Clark has been on a … More >>>

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Dimentions Festival Announces Initial Line-up For Summer 2012

And it’s BIG! The festival organisers behind Outlook have announced the first string of Artist’ … More >>>

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Jazzanova Release Long Awaited Remix Album

From the left or the right side, straight ahead or ‘Upside Down’, no matter how you look at it all the Jazzanova… More >>>

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Legendary Recording Studio Strongroom Launch Lifestyle Radio Station ‘Strongroom Alive’

Set in the arts and cultural hub of East London, longstanding pioneers Strongroom are launching … More >>>

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New video from Stay+ (Ramp Recordings) right here

Tom Kerridge’s label is known for some pretty unique output, with work from Falty DL, SBTRKT,… More >>>

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Groove Odyssey present House Legends.

On Saturday 3rd March, Groove Odyssey launches its first in it series of parties for 2012,… More >>>

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Armin Van Buuren Brings A State Of Trance to London.

ARMIN VAN BUUREN. Those magical three words which sum up a trance phenomenon. His unwavering loyalty … More >>>

 

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Win Tickets to Cocoon Heroes w/ Cassy, Raresh, Tobi Neumann & Onur Ozer…

The twelfth Cocoon Ibiza season has now drawn to a close and once again they’ve written a new … More >>>

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Win Guestlist to Talk is Cheap w/ Inland Knights, Olene Kadar (Live) + Lovebirds…

After an incredible party at Cable in October with “House Master” MK Marc Kinchen playing B2B … More >>>

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Win x2 Tickets to ‘House Legends’ w/ Kenny Dope, India (PA), CJ Mackintosh, Bobby&Steve, Jazzie B + More!

Last week we gave you the news of a great house event coming to London on Saturday 3rd March at … More >>>

 

This week we speak to…

SMD_CIRCLE7Around the world in 80 labels: Futureboogie – Dave Harvey & Steve Nickolls

In terms of imprints the organisation is still in its infancy but the name is already rightly revered for … More >>>

Gottwood Presents 016 – Nick Agha by Gottwood

christian-burkhardt cocoon-teaser by christian-burkhardt

3DAYSLOSTINIBIZA_Claude_VonStroke_For_We_Love_Space by Claude VonStroke

Ed Rush Glade Festival Podcast by EdRush

 

Self confessed follower of all things electronic, and nightlife addict Jammy brings you his Top 20 tunes that are rocking his world this week…

1) Mike Parker – Elliptical Dissolve (Svreca Remix)
2) A. Mochi – Stray
3) Samuel L Session – Four To The Floor (Perc Remix)
4) X-Press 2 Feat. Rob Harvey – Kill 100 (Carl Craig Remix)
5) Skudge – Surplus
6) Pfirter & Grindvik – Untitled 1 (Skudge Remix)
7) Alexi Delano and Ambivalent – Lights Down
8 ) Delta Funktionen – Another Dimension
9) Mike Dehnert – RGS [Roman Lindau Remix]
10) Planetary Assault Systems – Cold Bolster
11) Regis – Blood Witness
12) Sigha – Early Morning Lights (Marcel Dettmann Remix)
13) Robert Hood – The Pace
14) Oscar Mulero – Orbital Resonance
15) Ken Ishii – Extra (Luke Slater Remix)
16) Ventress – Untitled (B1)
17) Dadub – Ilya
18) Omar S – Night
19) F.U.S.E. – Substance Abuse
20) Public Energy – Three O’ Three

 


Our creams of the crop (in Alphabetical order…)

Basslaced @ CableMain Room: Breakage, Benji B, Kasra & Foreign Concept, Silkie, R1 Ryders, Moxi, Hosts: Wrec, AD, Inja, Room 2: BNTL feat. TBC

Dirty Byrds January Special at The Doll HouseMiss Divine, Nathalia, Laura Essence, Plus: Residents Samantha Blackburn, Chloe Fontaine

Electric Disco at The BrickhouseFoxx, Montana Cruz

Emmanuelle’s Party Bucket at The Horse & GroomDeath on the Balcony, Lewis Oxley, Anna Wall…

Gottwood Festival 2012 Launch Party at Basing House:  WildKats, eLDOKO, Ed Steele & Kostas G…

Musicmovesmysoul The Rhythm FactoryGraphics (Made To Play / GetMe), Richard Aki (Get Some), Knife & Fork, Down And Out, Bare Girls (Streets Of Beige)

Radioblue Uk Tour at The Horse & GroomRadioblue [fenou], Aloïs, Matt Kirk [Abstract Disco], Mr Gee [MusicUpdate/HUN], The Rocket Scientist [Midnight Trax]

Ray Keith presents Babylon Dread at Bussey WarehouseRay Keith, Jazzheadchronic

Scandal at Junction RoomDJ Qu 3 Hours Set (Underground Quality), Soho (Culprit / Phonica), Greg Brockmann (Scandal / Half Baked), Camille Hooz (Scandal)

Supermax at Dalston SuperstoreJop & Jordi, Sigmund Krafwerk, Warboy

Tiger & Woods Live  at The NestTiger & Woods, Psychemagik, Bicep, Slutty Fringe DJs, The Penelope (live)

Technicolour V at EggBasement [Techhouse//House]: Namito, Antonio, Vinciguerra, Deegan, Jack Brazzo.. Terrace [DnB//Dubstep//Breakbeat] Hosted by Splash The Cash Promotion: Profile & Funsta, Funky Flirt, Origin…

Unleash at Lightbox:  Christian Burkhardt (live) , Cesar Merveille, Deep-Lo, Ibellini, Proximity + Special Guest

Our creams of the crop (in Alphabetical order…)

Cartuli’s Day // Hello 2012 at 7-9 Crucifix Lane:  Alessio Mereu, DeadEcho, Raymundo Rodriguez, Alex Cliche

Claude Vonstroke & Oslo Records at fabricROOM ONE: Terry Francis , Claude VonStroke, Paul Woolford , Eats EverythingROOM TWO: Efdemin, Skudge (live), Delta FunktionenROOM THREE: OSLO RECORDS: Federico Molinari, Damian Schwartz, Ray Okpara (live)

Fade To Zaire Launch Night at Star of Bethnal Green: Duke Dumont, Special Guests (live), FTZ Residents

Gasp at XOYOBasement: Italoboyz [MoonHarbour//Trapez], Johnny Fiore [Carnival// Codekontrol], Gabriel Amaru [Minimal Force//Codekontrol], Max & Jamma [Bread & Butter] Upstairs: Mr Venom [Unwanted Family], Thomas James [Unwanted Family], Chris Gee [Unwanted Family], Franklin (UK) [Unwanted Family]

La Dolce Vita presents at EggLucio Aquilina (Cocoon/Trapez), Marco Faraone (Cecile/Four:Twenty), Rene, Neverdogs, Cristian Viviano, Ivan Jacobucci, Antonio De Angelis (Toni D), Dirty Channels, Eduardo Tuccillo & Danny DG, JG Brothers & Luca Serra, Paradox djs, Anto Retox, Gianluca Sved and more TBA…

Mimo: at East Village: Basement: Darius Syrossian, Jemmy, Chris MiMo, Adam L Upstairs: Kid Fiesta, Owen Howells, Sam Cherry + Youngie, Tafferelli

Roost presents at The Horse & Groom: Red Rack’em (Smugglers Inn, Bergerac) 3 Hour Set, Altered Natives (3024, Eye4eye), Fold! (HomePark), Lawson (NTS Radio), James & Tristan (Roost)

Streets Of Beige at The Old Blue LastSecret Headliner (live), El Kid (live), Tessela, Deji, Lady Beige, Swimsuit Crew (PxJJxRxA)

Voyage presents at Basing HouseOskar Offermann, Voigtmann, Nathalia

We Fear Silence at Cable London:  DJs: Black Sun Empire, Ed Rush, Audio, Klute, Calyx, Ulterior Motive, Presha, Hosts: MC DRS, 2Shy MC, MC System

 

Our creams of the crop (in Alphabetical order…)

Abattoir – Birthday Party – at The White Horse PubA&A (Love Fever), Bicep (Throne of blood / Wolf music), Rokk Deejay (Body Talk), Simon, Busby (Glitterball), RUFUS&Bambi (Abattoir/BREED), Red pig flower (Abattoir/Lost land recordings)

Jaded Hosts Cartuli’s Day Afterhours at Cable London:  3 Surprise Cartuli’s Guests, Raymundo Rodriguez, Alex Kleve & Charlotte Michelle 11th

Relations presents Brickfest at The BrickhouseTBA

Wetyourself with Lee Brinx and Oiram Gar at fabric:  Lee Brinx ( Lower East ), Oiram Gar (Eloquence), Cormac, Jacob Husley, Peter Pixzel