Glasgow DJ and producer TAAHLIAH has unveiled a new remix for fellow Scottish artist LVRA.
She's taken on LVRA's track 'IN YOUR BLOOD', the original of which came out in November, shortly after the latter was crowned the winner of the Sound of Young Scotland Award at the Scottish Album of the Year Awards 2021.
You can listen to the remix, which is out now, below.
TAAHLIAH featured as one of DJ Mag's emerging artists you need to hear last July.
SoSure Music is this week marking what would have been Frankie Knuckles' 67th birthday with the release of a track from the Director's Cut project, of which he formed one-half.
Around the time of Knuckles’ passing in March 2014, he and long-term studio collaborator Eric Kupper, who made up Director's Cut together, were producing a concept album for American singer Inaya Day. One of the tracks on the album, which remained unfinished upon his death, also featured Robin S and was titled 'Right Now'.
Breaka will release his debut album next month.
Titled 'We Move', the nine-track release will arrive via the UK producer's self-titled label. Made on a laptop and MIDI keyboard during the winter of 2020 into 2021, among COVID-19 lockdowns, the record sees him channel various club music styles such as footwork, baile funk, UK funky, kuduro and trance.
The album includes recent singles 'Mass Gathering' and 'Solaria' alongside seven brand new cuts, with the tracks across the record having gained attention already from DJs such as Anz, Call Super, Om Unit and Elkka.
Manchester artist Iceboy Violet has shared details of their debut mixtape, 'The Vanity Project'.
Hyperdub is preparing the release of a new EP from footwork producer DJ Hank.
Spanning six tracks, 'City Stars' sees the Chicago-based artist channel R&B and Japanese ambient samples into the classic 160 BPM template of the footwork sound. '80s Japanese music by artists such as Midori Takada and Mkwaju Ensemble are namechecked as influences on the EP's two closing tracks, 'Kiosko' and 'Mkwa'.
A former DJ is set to become the first skier to represent Jamaica at the Winter Olympics in Beijing next month.
Over the past few years, the British-born DJ, Benjamin Alexander, had a six-year residency in Ibiza as well as playing clubs in Hong Kong and at Burning Man festival in the U.S.. He only started skiing in 2016, retiring from DJing two years later to focus on his sporting career.
Dominowe will release a new eight-track EP, ‘UMTHAKATHI’, via GQOM OH! this month.
Having debuted on the label in 2016 with the ‘Africa’s Cry’, the Durban producer and DJ has been celebrated for his innovative take on the percussive gqom sound. He’s been prolific in the years since; in 2020 he released the ‘Away From Home’ demos album on the label in order to raise funds to rebuild his studio following a break in at his home.
Chilean producer buen clima will handle the next release on Shanti Celeste and Gramrcy's Peach Discs label.
The five-track 'Transferencia Electrónica' EP marks the artist's full debut on the label following an appearance on last year's 'Peach Pals Vol. 2' compilation with the track 'Techno querian lxs weonxs'.
BBC News presenter Ros Atkins has shared a drum & bass DJ mix for BBC 6 Music’s Desert Island Disco All-Dayer.
The journalist, who presents Outside Source on the BBC News channel and is known for his viral explainer videos on social media, recently revealed that he was a drum & bass DJ back in his 20s.