The original New York House Masters headline the Defected15 global tour finale in celebration of their landmark retrospective release.
With Nic Fanciulli’s In The House Album out now on Traxsource, Defected caught up with the Grammy nominated artist to discuss his label, Saved Records, his new Ibiza residency, and his creative approach to Nic Fanciulli In The House.
Luke delves into the digital world, and chats with Traxsource founder, Brian Tappert.
Defected Records caught up with Toddla to discuss the making of the intense video that accompanies lead tracks ‘Acid’ and why this entire release is a bit of a fluke.
Visionary producer and lauded live performer, Henrik Schwarz is a truly unique electronic artist with a staggeringly creative body of work behind him. Ahead of the release of House Masters Henrik Schwarz
The Re-launch of Soul Heaven: The seminal house label returns to the Defected Records fold – releases coming from Terri Walker, Cuebar and more with loads of new releases and revisits of former classics on their way over the coming months.
Defected Records collaborate with renowned designer Trevor Jackson on a bold statement for 2013
Traxsource News caught up with the legendary Sandy Rivera aka Kings of Tomorrow to talk about his studio, music production & more in the next installment of ‘In The Studio’
‘Fall For You‘ is set to become yet another modern classic with its wandering bass line, down tempo disco-esque rhythms and April‘s exquisitely soulful voice…
‘Wake Me Up‘ is the third release from Nick Curly‘s sublime ‘Between the Lines’ album and it receives expert remixing treatment from one of house music’s authentic legends, Larry Heard aka Mr. Fingers
“MAW #mastersatwork #louievega #kennydope #partyatsea #ladywindridge #5star #complimentarybar #tpromix #inkbyrafael” @yescire (pictured above)
Traxsource News bring you this pictorial round-up of what really goes on this week in Miami through the lenses of our beloved producers, dj’s, labels and fans…
This follow up to ‘The Rules Of Control’ on Defected demonstrates his innovative and multi-dimensional approach to production.
The mix includes a couple of forthcoming productions from Copyright. Catch them at Ministry of Sound on 13th April, 2013 alongside Dennis Ferrer, Lovebirds, Noir & others
There’s not much left to say about a man who has been at the very centre of house music for over two decades. Larry Heard is without question one of the most influential producers ever to lay down a 4/4 beat.
Whilst this two track EP retains much of their signature dance floor grooves and hooks, the eponymous cut in particular experiments with darker and deeper sounds.
Just when you thought you knew what you were going to get from Flashmob they switch it up completely.
Did you know that Traxsource has all new Artist Pages? Follow Franky Rizardo on Traxsource and see why we have just featured him this week in our House Artist Spotlight
Chicken Lips ‘He Not In’ is one of those records that everyone recognises; even if you’re not aware of its name or who wrote it, the bassline an enduring sound in dance music that everyone knows, and pretty much everyone loves.
‘Listen’ to this cool set from Franky Rizardo warming up the place for Defected In The House
This 2nd remix release from Nick’s stunning debut album ‘Between The Lines follows hot on the heels of ‘Underground’; which Dennis Ferrer remixed.
After a well received remix for London production duo Copyright, Pablo delivers his debut release for Defected
Copyright continue their vocally minded offensive with their latest offering on Defected. True to its title, ‘Lifted’
Right on cue to kick-start the party season, Defected unleash their highly anticipated round-up of floor-rocking ‘Big Kahuna’s’ from the past 12 months with their ‘Most Rated 2013’ compilation.
‘Let Me Tell You Something’ that you won’t be surprised to hear; the latest cut from the master Sandy Rivera is set to be yet another sure fire floor filler for the clubbing masses.
Jaymo & Andy George, Hot Since 82, and Blond:ish taking over the remix duties for the second instalment of ‘Dawn’.
Stefano Ritteri (formerly known as Solo) is one of the hottest emerging talents in London’s underground house scene right now.
Yousef unleashes ‘Beg’ – a powerful, driving, groove-led club excursion.
“I’m actually trying to read Mina Moos paper with her, NOT look at her cleavage.” @Euphonik (pictured above)
News.Traxsource bring you this week’s pictorial round-up of what really goes on in the lives of some of our beloved producers, dj’s and labels whilst out on their travels…
Following another sensational season of sold out shows in Ibiza that saw the brightest stars in house and techno take to the decks for ‘All Gone’, it’s hard to deny Pete Tong’s status as global ambassador for electronic music.
Derrick Carter’s productions represent an extension of his individual character, which are celebrated with his new retrospective ‘House Masters’ compilation.
“Choosing the material for this compilation was an experience for sure…”
Dennis Ferrer isn’t known as a prolific remixer, but when he does turn his hand to something you can be sure that the result will be worth the wait.
‘Between The Lines’ is an album that wants to be heard and not just praised. Nick Curly; a name that has defined the image of the global club scene over the last few years like no other.
Out today on Defected, Tensnake’s new single ‘Mainline’ is a hooky, bass-driven house anthem of the very highest order…
NiCe7 are in the house as they chat about ADE 2012 & their productive trip.
“It was super!..”
News.Traxsource talks with Flashmob about ADE 2012 and their performance at the Defected event at Air.
*to headline Air with all those really good names was amazing…”
Our good friend ATFC tells us what made his ADE 2012 tick…
“I like Amsterdam – it always feels Christmassy” (hmm, is that all the GREEN and RED?)
With 2012 marking the 20th anniversary of the release of ‘Give It Up, Rene and Gaston (Chocolate Puma) continue to stand for quality and setting ever-higher standards for their own productions while inspiring new generations of producers.
Miguel Migs is one of the most respected DJs, producers and label owners in the US; an artist whose influence on the landscape of house cannot be overlooked.
Candi Staton has legacy beyond compare. Responsible for some of the most memorable and best loved soul records of all time, Staton has a voice that is currently captivating a new generation of music lovers just as it did when she first oooed and ahhed onto the music scene as a soul siren in the ‘70s.