By Adam Madd
Tokyo based future house bass music producer VIVID has released a euphoric new single on Hardwell’s brand new label Gemstone Records. Titled Black & Blue, the single is a dream-like explosion of intoxicating beats with a euphoric vibe that is sure to further cement VIVID’s reputation as Japan’s most successful foreign DJ.
A Mainstay in Tokyo’s club scene for over a decade now, VIVID’s peerless abilities behind the decks have seen him open for some of the world’s most respected DJs like Marshmello, Don Diablo and Nervo, among others, and earn residencies in Tokyo’s finest clubs. VIVID’s future house bass sound has been taking the scene by storm too. Amongst his other releases, previous singles like Higher and This Love (via Enhanced Music) have been heavily supported by the likes of Tiesto, Martin Garrix, Don Diablo and many more. Add to this VIVID’s extensive tours of ASIA playing the likes of SPACE Chengdu, Al Taipei, Octagon Seoul and Tomorrowland UNITE Japan, and it’s clear that the future is very bright for the Tokyo DJ/producer talent.
Black & Blue showcases VIVID’s deft production skills in slick, dance-inducing style. A change of pace for the beat-smith and featuring the up and coming singer Babet, Black & Blue layers hypnotic synths with emotionally rich vocals for an ecstasy-laden single perfect for the radio waves as well as downtempo DJ sets. Expect to be hearing a lot more about VIVID in the future.
VIVID – Black & Blue is out now.
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Date: December 16, 2018
Theme: Ancient Origins
By Adam Madd
Following on from epic originals and impeccable remixes earlier this year, you’d think Benson had already reached the pinnacle of 2018. Yet as we move into the latter part, his next release featuring Stace Cadet and Yeah Boy continues to see Benson rise above the ranks. Releasing on his own esteemed Medium Rare label, check out heavenly collaboration – Faith.
Glorious chords and an impelling vocal graces the track with ethereal touches whilst the euphoric bass line ascends this psalm into clubbers paradise, making Faith a moving piece of house music fortified with saintly credibility. A club ready anthem as well as a peak time track, Benson is set to reach listeners of biblical proportion.
Having already had an exceptional year, Benson’s career continues to skyrocket. The Australian producer has accumulated millions of streams with the likes of originals including Hold Out and a remix of Stace Cadet’s High. Not stopping there, Benson is also dominating our airwaves with national airplay whilst securing an in demand residency slot with triple J. Gig-wise, Benson impressively launched a sold-out headline tour, clearly demonstrating himself as an artist of prominence we can’t wait to see where Benson takes us next on his musical journey.
Benson – Faith ft. Stace Cadet and Yeah Boy is out now via Medium Rare Recordings.
By Adam Madd
Tujamo is the internationally renowned DJ and producer that quickly became one of the most in demand DJ’s in the world. His new house effort, Say What You Wanna, is an effortlessly motivational track released through dance music specialists, Spinnin Records.
In his career, so far, Tujamo has racked up an impressive range of collaborations with the likes of Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike, Laidback Luke, Martin Solveig and Showtek. Tujamo refined his unique sound that went onto thrive at world-wide events such as TomorrowWorld in America, Tomorrowland in Belgium, Creamfields in the UK and Untold in Romania, through to legendary venues such as the prestigious Wynn Resort in Las Vegas. Known for living the non-stop DJ life full of jet setting adventures, Tujamo is always sure to carefully cultivate music that transcends naturally from house party staple, to the iconic white isles themselves.
After an epic Summer of 2018 Tujamo saw his single, With U, handpicked for Untold Festival’s anthem, as well as a more sensual slice of Body Language and equally festival enthused anthems Funk You and now iconic Riverside (reloaded). Tujamo keeps building on a solid reputation to lay out sophisticated tunes with the prowess of a producer continuing to develop his craft.
Say What You Wanna is an honest, melodic heavy song brimming with plunging drops and ultimately feel good sing along vocals. Hoping to encourage individual expression, this is a new a single primed ready for the smallest of gym headphones, and the most prolific of club speakers.
Tujamo – Say What You Wanna is out now.
Dastardlyd posted an article in Magazine,At first glance, Brisbane DJ DefWill appears to be going from strength to strength, balancing university studies, events management roles for festivals like Splendour in the Grass, Rabbits Eat Lettuce and Live Large, DJing some of the deepest techno rhythms at some of the primest techno parties on the east coast of Oz and also that he has never let the fact that he is deaf hold him back. Though if one takes the time to look (and talk) a little deeper it becomes clear that he, like many of us, carries burdens that are well beyond his control and the weight of which has been known to bring even the strongest of us down.
New OzClubbers writer Dastardly Kuts gets deep with DefWill.
NathanJones posted an article in Magazine,From the DJ’s perspective; since Larry Levan’s early days at the Paradise Garage, the remix – or playing different versions of songs – was one of the first notable aspects of what we now know as DJ Culture. His ethic of refreshing successful dancefloor movers in the late seventies passed down generations of DJ has been long-established as almost a perfunctory task, almost a must-do to be undertaken by the disk jockey.
BrendanClay posted a topic in Sydney,Here is a fresh new mix from us—and one that definitely gives us the warm and fuzzies!
So, our 'Attic' brand as a whole, the music we push—and, indeed, Andrew and I as individual DJs—is often centred around music on the lower, slower, deeper, warm-up tip. That is a label we've always worn with pride.
Elektropanda posted an article in Magazine,Recently I got to go check out the official Outlook Festival Queensland launch party in Brisbane. Presented by Quality Street Byron Bay, the event concept paid tribute to one of Europe’s most exciting Drum and Bass festivals and is a celebration of sound system culture.
Nobody has received reputation this week.