Tag: metal

BEST DJ: GREEN VELVET

It’s hard to overstate the impact Curtis Jones, aka Green Velvet (also aka Cajmere, Geo Vogt, Curan Stone, et al) has had in dance music over the course of his career. A Chicago native, Jones was exposed to house music…

KILL THE NOISE ON OCCULT CLASSIC

As Kill the Noise, Jake Stanczak rode the builds and drops of bass music to mass acclaim in the brostep era alongside peers Skrillex and 12th Planet. While he’s gotten famous for his pummeling music, his latest Kill the Noise LP, ‘Occult Classic’ on OWSLA, showcases a more introspective sound that, as the 34-year-old producer tells it, reflects his personal evolution as a whole. Currently on tour behind the album, Stanczak connects with DJ Mag USA to…

Carl Craig's Orchestra: In the zone

Carl Craig, one of the most important artists in techno, has been working with an orchestra to breathe new life into some of his back catalogue classics. He debuted the resulting ‘Versus’ album at DJ Mag HQ the other week, and…

Inside Radioactive Man's new album

Keith Tenniswood has reignited his Radioactive Man moniker for another wildly experimental and blistering take on electro — in his own inimitable way. DJ Mag catches up with him to talk electro, dub, and — as the album title ‘Luxury…

Dirtyphonics & Sullivan King team up for 'Vantablack' EP

After the successful release “Vantablack” on a month ago, French producers have collaborated with metal-based musician  to deliver a full-fledged energetic and genre-crossing EP. The six-track Vantablack boasts a dynamic combination hard-hitting bass production meshed with heavy metal chords and lyrics.…