October 31, 2012

Hammarica.com Daily DJ Interview: Knightrider Travis Baron

Travis Baron is one of the most familiar faces in the Seattle techno scene. He is a DJ, promoter and recently launched his label KR Recordings together with partner in beats James Grindle. Hammarica.com caught up with him to talk about all things techno. You have been a techno DJ for over a decade. What […]

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October 30, 2012

Richard Durand VS The World Album Release

Preparing to orbit the Earth at the speed of sound, ‘Versus The World’ embarks on its journey with a salvo of Durand’s solo material. Personifying Richard’s characteristic tech-ish appeal, ‘Chopstick’ and ‘Sequence’ deliver adrenaline shot beats and hard-fired percussion loops, packing them against those tense, stormy Durand riffs. On ‘Stand Again’ Leah’s vocal cadence generates […]

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October 29, 2012

Seattle + Freaknight Festival + Armin + 22.000 = PARTYROCK

Freaknight Festival is Seattle’s annual Halloween event produced by USC Events. Freaknight is the largest and longest running electronic music festival in the Northwest and has grown into a massive 8 hour event that attracts top national and international DJs and thousands of revelers. This year’s edition was sold out in advance, and that’s no […]

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October 29, 2012

Hammarica.com Daily DJ Interview: Miss Nine On ITV Live!

With her distinctly eclectic taste in music ranging from energetic dance grooves with plenty of vocals, to a deeper, more progressive sound, she moves bodies and rocks dance floors wherever she goes Born in Germany as Kristin Schrot, Miss Nine at the age of 16 was on track to become, not a famous DJ or […]

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October 28, 2012

Hammarica.com Daily DJ Interview: Andrew Bennett

He has been around for a while, and was initially discovered by Armin Van Buuren. Nowadays he releases banger after banger on labels such as Diffused Music, Pinkstar and Spinnin Records. Please welcome Andrew Bennett as featurted artist in Hammarica.com’s series of daily DJ interviews! Your big break came in 2004 when a chance encounter […]

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October 26, 2012

Hammarica.com Daily DJ Interview: Techno Giants Pig & Dan

Constantly touring and making widely popular techno tracks, it was high time to invite Cocoon Recordings artists Pig & Dan for Hammarica.com’s series of daily DJ interviews! You have a lot of success in the Beatport charts. Other than making good music, what do you think is the secret behind that? There’s no secret, we […]

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October 24, 2012

Katie + Eugene, OR = PARTYROCK

[justified_image_grid caption=off margin=10px orderby=title_desc limit=6 max_rows=2] By the time Friday, October 5th finally came around I was basically itching to get to Euguene, OR to help put on a show with a production crew I work with out of Southern Oregon called Cloud9 Collective.  The last event I helped with was WaterWorld (Selma, OR) and it was […]

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October 23, 2012

Hammarica.com Daily DJ Interview: Andain

Andain began as an experimental, electronica group in 2000. Singer/song-writer, Mavie Marcos, grew up performing in the theatre and studied classical voice in college. Her musical interests led her to play in acoustic bands until she moved to San Francisco in 1999. During that time she met, and started writing an album with, producer Josh […]

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October 22, 2012

Hammarcia.com Daily DJ Interview: Roger Linn

Technically speaking, Roger Linn is not a DJ. Far from it essentially. Yet his creations are cheered by generations of DJs and other types of musicians. Roger Linn is a designer of high-tech products for musicians. Among his celebrated work we find the legendary Linndrum and Akai MPC 60 drum machines. More recently he released […]

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