House

Josh Butler takes us back to the soulful roots of house in "Feels Good" featuring HanLei

Josh Butler takes us back to the soulful roots of house in "Feels Good" featuring HanLei

Over the years, house music has gone through a journey of evolution of tumultuous relapse and rebirth, of change and confirmation, of growth and innovation. House music is now something undefinable in sound, but remains utterly unchanged in the way it evokes certain emotions, and also in its versatility...

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12 hours ago, EARMILK, Dance, House

Wisconsin will house new Excision, Zeds Dead-headlined, RADIANCE NYE

Wisconsin will house new Excision, Zeds Dead-headlined, RADIANCE NYE

Milwaukee’s Wisconsin Center is quickly emerging as a hotbed for electronic music in 2018. Following the collective’s recent announcement that they’ll hold a new Halloween event with GRiZ, ODESZA, and RL Grime, called JAWBREAKER Festival, the venue has unveiled they’ll also be...

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1 day ago, Dancing Astronaut, Dance, House

Masayoshi Iimori blasts off with searing bass house single, ‘Flow’

Masayoshi Iimori blasts off with searing bass house single, ‘Flow’

Japanese dance music star Masayoshi Iimori has been popping up on playlists and remix packs all year long, including high-profile takes for RL Grime and Nick Catchdubs. The bass house producer rides in on that momentum with a grimy new single, arriving as the fourth ever release from DJ Snake‘s...

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2 days ago, Dancing Astronaut, Dance, House

Will Clarke concocts a cozy house mix ahead of CRSSD [Exclusive]

Will Clarke concocts a cozy house mix ahead of CRSSD [Exclusive]

There’s been no stoppage to Will Clarke‘s creative tap in recent months. The Bristol bearded sensation has found his way onto a quite a few imprints beyond his Dirtybird roost, including a jaunt on Solardo‘s Sola, and more recently on Relief Records with his Mercy EP. It’s come...

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3 days ago, Dancing Astronaut, Dance, House

Defected New Year: Sign Up Here

SIGN UP HERE FOR DEFECTED NYE PRIORITY TICKETS & INFO SIGN UP HERE FOR DEFECTED NYD PRIORITY TICKETS & INFO    

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6 days ago, Defected Records, House

Worthy lays down a savory tech house mix in anticipation of 2018 Dirtybird Campout West [Exclusive]

Worthy lays down a savory tech house mix in anticipation of 2018 Dirtybird Campout West [Exclusive]

Dirtybird DJ and producer Worthy lays down a dark, hard-grooving tech house template in this latest mix in support of his upcoming appearance at this year's Dirtybird Campout West. Featuring an onslaught of rumbling bass, this latest mix is a showcase of Worthy's expertise at creating dark but unequivocally...

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1 week ago, EARMILK, Dance, House

Hardwell adds a big house filter to U2’s ‘Summer Of Love’

Hardwell adds a big house filter to U2’s ‘Summer Of Love’

U2 releases a slew of remixes of their single, “Summer Of Love,” from their 2017 Songs Of Experience album. Hardwell, who recently announced he’s planning to taking a break from touring, took a shot at a remake. Although the Revealed Recordings helmer is taking time off from his famously...

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1 week ago, Dancing Astronaut, Dance, House

Solardo: “We don’t want people to think we’re some one-trick tech-house pony”

Solardo speak ahead of their forthcoming Warehouse Project showContinue reading...

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1 week ago, Mixmag, News, House

Fatboy Slim announced for huge warehouse rave

Fatboy Slim announced for huge warehouse rave

He will headline EXIT’s brand-new No Sleep festival in November…

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1 week ago, DJ Mag, News, House

Steve Angello: 'Swedish House Mafia is back!'

Steve Angello: 'Swedish House Mafia is back!'

The SHM star played at Ushuaïa Ibiza on Friday (7th September)...

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1 week ago, DJ Mag, News, House

Spotify playlist: 35 house and techno tracks picked by Kevin Saunderson

Spotify playlist: 35 house and techno tracks picked by Kevin Saunderson

Saunderson debuts his E-Dancer show in Europe this FridayContinue reading...

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1 week ago, Mixmag, News, House, Techno

"Stutter" is the latest Warehouse Music from Northern Jamz' new EP [Premiere]

"Stutter" is the latest Warehouse Music from Northern Jamz' new EP [Premiere]

Ryan Aitchison, aka Mella Dee, is a producer and DJ loved for his hard hitting sounds just as much as his disco edits. With his label Warehouse Music receiving DJ MAG's esteemed 'Best Breakthrough Label' award, and some even going as far as to get the logo tattooed (this internet generation are the gift...

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1 week ago, EARMILK, Dance, House

September: DJ Chart Action

If you're putting together your next set, your gym playlist or just planning your rave manoeuvres, get some inspiration from what some of Defected's friends and family have on rotation this month. Sam Divine - The Summer Ain't Over Till It's Over Chart Defected first lady Sam Divine serves up the records...

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1 week ago, Defected Records, House

David Guetta confirms new alias Jack Back, releases extensive tech house mixtape

David Guetta confirms new alias Jack Back, releases extensive tech house mixtape

David Guetta is a busy man. With his upcoming artist album, 7 on the way, the international star has revealed he’s behind the alias Jack Back right as he released another long form project as the Jack Back Mixtape. Here, he’s connected house and techno to further boost his credibility in...

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1 week ago, Dancing Astronaut, Dance, House

David Guetta's new project is a "full cycle" back to his underground house roots

David Guetta's new project is a "full cycle" back to his underground house roots

The producer's released a 12-track mixtape under his alias Jack BackContinue reading...

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1 week ago, Mixmag, News, House

Sam Divine - Openers Tour

Host of the Defected Radio Show and one of our true stars from the past 10 years, Sam Divine is a DJ who knows what to play and when to play it. After a hectic summer of back to back peak time club and festival slots across Europe, Autumn 2018 will see Sam step out of the ordinary to tour...

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1 week ago, Defected Records, House

MATRODA releases heater bass house EP, ‘Unfinished Business’

MATRODA releases heater bass house EP, ‘Unfinished Business’

MATRODA has released his new two-track Unfinished Business EP. Bass house heads rejoice as “H8TERS” has that spine-tingling and ear-piercing low-end-high-end combo that made REZZ‘s “Edge” so popular. “Kicks,” produced alongside Jace Mek, keeps up with g-house...

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2 weeks ago, Dancing Astronaut, Dance, House

Defected USA 2018

Back by popular demand Defected will return to the USA this autumn for not one but four dates in November, touring the finest clubbing hotspots of San Francisco, Washington DC, Chicago and Los Angeles. Returning to the states after five years Defected bring long-term resident, radio presenter and much-loved...

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2 weeks ago, Defected Records, House

Calvin Harris and Sam Smith celebrate glamorous New York house culture in new ‘Promises’ video

Calvin Harris and Sam Smith celebrate glamorous New York house culture in new ‘Promises’ video

Calvin Harris and Sam Smith have proved to be nothing short of a match made in heaven on their summer blockbuster, “Promises.”Calvin Harris has safely secured another chart-climbing hit alongside Smith, and now the pair’s collaboration gets an official music video release. The new “Promises”...

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2 weeks ago, Dancing Astronaut, Dance, House

Who Sampled? 7 Chart Hits Using Underground Samples

Recently we wrote about the history of sampling and the resurgence of golden era disco references in underground dance music – read more here. But you don’t have to dig so deep to find disco and house throwbacks, they have infiltrated the mainstream. In fact the world’s biggest cross-genre...

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2 weeks ago, Defected Records, House

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