think - listeN - live


Reviving the Soul of House: Dennis Ferrer’s ‘Hey Hey’ Gets a Vibrant Remix

__DefectedXXVTogether_HeyHeyDaCapo+KittyAmorRemix NEW
Certain songs serve as eternal cornerstones in the ever-changing world of electronic music, capturing the spirit of a genre and standing the test of time. One such hit that has become ingrained in the history of modern house music is "Hey Hey" by Dennis Ferrer. A series of collaborative remixes pay tribute to this famous track in honor of Defected Records' 25th anniversary, revitalizing its soulful sounds and catchy rhythms.

Dennis Ferrer's legacy in the world of house music is nothing short of legendary. As one of the OG Defected House Masters, Ferrer's innovative originals have guided house music through multiple eras, seamlessly blending elements of soul, gospel, Afro, and techno. "Hey Hey" stands as a testament to Ferrer's prowess, a track that has become synonymous with the Defected catalogue and the essence of modern house.
For this special anniversary release, Defected Records , has trusted South African producer Da Capo, alongside UK Afro house pioneer Kitty Amor. Their mission: to breathe new life into Ferrer's classic while paying homage to its roots.Da Capo and Kitty Amor, on the other hand, offer a fresh perspective on the classic track. With Da Capo's South African roots and Kitty Amor's pioneering spirit in the UK Afro house scene, their collaboration is a fusion of vibrant rhythms and electronic grooves. Their remix of "Hey Hey" unfolds slowly, revealing growling rhythms that slice through the sound system with tenacity, inviting listeners to lose themselves in the music.

The "Hey Hey" remixes are a ray of optimism and inspiration for people who love the sound of true house music. They serve as a reminder of the ageless charm of house music, its capacity to bring people together from all backgrounds and places, and its ability to stir both the body and the soul.

So, as the beats of "Hey Hey" echo through the airwaves once again, let us embrace the magic of house music in all its glory. Let us dance, let us celebrate, and let us revel in the beauty of this timeless anthem, reimagined for a new era. For in the heart of house music, there is pure joy, pure love, and pure liberation.

read more

Sonic Odyssey: “Berlin” by Bun Xapa on Rise Music

As the electronic music scene continues to evolve and captivate audiences worldwide, a fresh and invigorating track emerges from the renowned label Armada Music. Set against the backdrop of the impending release of Kintar's highly anticipated 'Summerians' series, the collaboration between Ibiza-based DJ, producer, and label owner Kintar, alongside the dynamic sounds of SANDHAUS, presents a melodic masterpiece titled 'Wake Up.'

Read More
Explores the importance of establishing a unique brand identity with Cristiana Simon

Cristiana Simon is a music industry powerhouse, boasting a decade of experience that spans from her early days as a freelance writer to her current roles as a managing director and esteemed artist manager at Alegria Agency LLC. With a roster that includes Grammy-winning artist Black Coffee and emerging sensation THEMBA, Cristiana is renowned for her talent-spotting prowess and her dedication to elevating her clients to industry stardom.

Read More
SpotifyMate.com - Scripts - TAU (BW)
Musical Saga: TAU’s “Scripts” EP on MoBlack Records

The journey begins with "Souls Of Shaam," a collaborative effort between TAU and Demented Soul. This track unfolds like a delicate flower, revealing the divine feminine energy of "Qudsia." Harmonious chords dance gracefully, euphoric lilts soar, and majestic reverb wraps around you like a comforting embrace.

Read More