It‘s 2:30pm when Patlac opens the entrance door to a studio complex in Hamburg to welcome us for the interview. With a smile on his face he offers some coffee before sitting down in his fully equipped studio. The artist, who has been a scene‘s constant for nearly a decade now, is seating himself next to his computer as we start chatting.
Tel-Aviv duo Red Axes’s remix of Joakim’s ‘Samurai’ is a nice reminder that winter is almost over. With a faster tempo and rich house chords, this song is bound to get feet moving on the dance floor during the upcoming warmer months.
Co-owner of AZZUR, and label manager for OFF Recordings, Melokolektiv has an impressive resume. With records released on Crosstown Rebels, Get Physical and Kindish, the DJ and producer is destined to take 2017 by storm.
Here’s the latest top10 of unreleased tracks brought to you by Torture the Artist to give you an overview which tunes you shall look out for within the next weeks and months.
MYNY, deriving from the word ‘mini’, started his career as a HipHop-DJ and producer in the 90s before turning his back on the genre – at least when it came to DJ’ing and later on to his own productions. Still his musical past has always played a role in his life, as his latest productions come in with a lush baselines, usually a trademark in HipHop music, but MYNY using it to create his own House music sound.
Benjamin Fröhlich is not new to the electronic music scene even though his first EP, ‘Rude Movements‘, was just released last year. But as co-founder of Munich based record label, Permanent Vacation, launched in 2006 with Tom Bioly, and owner of former record store, ‘Play Records’, the Bavarian has spent more than a decade spreading his passion for Disco influenced electronic music.
Following his 2016 remix of ‘Abstraxion’, the 27 year old from Brussels has decided to try his hand at Benjamin Fröhlich’s ‘Ghost Orchid’. Also released on record label Permanent Vacation, Cleveland breathes new life into the Fröhlich original.