Tag: writing

GREG WILSON'S DISCOTHEQUE ARCHIVES #7

We’ve drafted in Greg Wilson, the former electro-funk pioneer, nowadays a leading figure in the global disco/re-edits movement and respected commentator on dance music and popular culture, to bring us four random nuggets of history; highlighting a classic DJ, label,…

GREG WILSON'S DISCOTHEQUE ARCHIVES #19

We’ve drafted in Greg Wilson, the former electro-funk pioneer, nowadays a leading figure in the global disco/re-edits movement and respected commentator on dance music and popular culture, to bring us four random nuggets of history; highlighting a classic DJ, label,…

GREG WILSON'S DISCOTHEQUE ARCHIVES #6

We’ve drafted in Greg Wilson, the former electro-funk pioneer, nowadays a leading figure in the global disco/re-edits movement and respected commentator on dance music and popular culture, to bring us four random nuggets of history; highlighting a classic DJ, label,…

DJ MAG MEETS FACTORY FLOOR

“Everything around you is so cluttered. If you go online and look at social media, it’s this big bombardment of stuff. I really wanted to de-clutter everything.” A jet-lagged Nik Void — guitarist, singer, and now chief synth modulator —…

SIMON SHACKLETON TALKS HIS SONIC TRANSFORMATION

There is one story told by Simon Shackleton which perfectly crystallises his status as the polar opposite of the stereotyped ‘Hollywood DJ’, all champagne-spraying, crowd-surfing, cake-throwing personality chasm. Last summer, while some of his more famous comrades might have been…

WAX ON, WAX OFF!

ItaloJohnson are real party starters. That is basically all we know about the mysterious Berlin based trio, but it’s all we need to know. Whether playing underground basement parties or headlining festivals, threading together house vibes or unloading heavy techno…