For week 2, we invite our House A&R Manager Dan Klokow in for an hour of juicy, vocal-heavy bouncers. Over 15 years DJing experience and being a Chicago native means Dan definitely knows his House music and has even landed his own releases on labels including Capital Heaven, Bobbin’ Head Music, Rambunktious Records, SoSound, and Re:Sound Records UK.
In amongst the ghost producers, cake throwers and unplugged DJ sets, we spotted some REAL talent blowing up the house scene so far in 2015.
This years Top House Artists of 2014 chart features Low Steppa, Copyright, The Shapeshifters, Crazibiza, David Penn, Full Intention & more.
Defected Records proudly presents 15 Years In The House, the definitive video guide to our 15th anniversary and an incredible year in house music.
In our first ever ‘LEGEND OF HOUSE’ feature, we couldn’t think of someone more deserving of this accolade. We welcome Robert Owens in this very special EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW in which he shares stories about his early beginnings, his humbling musical journey, his friendship with Frankie Knuckles and his recent collaboration with Soul Clap. Here is the story of Robert Owens, a true LEGEND OF HOUSE.
A compilation supporting cancer research and victim care. Featuring music by Steve Lawler, Joris Voorn, Mihalis Safras & CJ Jeff, Nathan Barato, Detlef, Luca Bacchetti, Macromism, Danny Howells, Daniel Dubb & more
Soul Clap’s touring schedule is pretty relentless, performing at world famous clubs and festivals around the globe. With their new release on traxsource, which features legendary vocalist Robert Owens and remixes from the Master, Little Louie Vega, we caught up with the Boston duo of funk to chat about their psychedelic travels, in this brand new feature called “Our Favorite Clubs”.
“#RESET is about Toolroom announcing to the world – this is our musical space.” – Mark Knight
Producer, DJ, lifelong house music obsessive & Traxsource co-founder, Brian Tappert delivers his first recorded DJ mix in six years for the latest edition on ‘In Their House’. Enjoy!
And its gonna be a good one,
Traxsource has partnered with the leading music specific anti-piracy service AudioLock. The innovative deal is the first of its kind. Read more about this unique partnership.
Johnathan Joseph aka DJ Spoony shares his May 2014 ‘Essential Traxsource 5’ featured on his ‘House of Groove’ via Ministry of Sound Radio.
Established in London in 1999, Defected celebrates its fifteenth anniversary this year with an ambitious global tour and the opening of its first ever record store and exhibition space.
In tune with the launch of our brand new “Not Everyone Understands House Music” T-Shirt (full collection also on sale) collaboration with JOJO Electro, we sit down with it’s founder Mike Mattarocci in an Exclusive Interview.