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In The Bag Of: Laurence Guy
Empty Your Bag • Nachtbraker
Interview • Dan Shake’s first times…
Get to know Gary Gritness : 10 tracks of his influences
Ultimate Playlist : 30 Years of House Music by Move D
Premiere • Mike Sharon – Be Yourself
Best Kept Secret Of Exeter Countryside: Virgo Festival
Interview • The hard life of Dimensions Festival programmers
Love International 2017… and why we’re still talking about it
25.11 • Sentaku invites Diego Krause · Loop Exposure (Live) / The Lion & Lamb
27.10 • JABA Pres. Tasker & Person of Interest / Hoxton Basement
Saturday 21.10 • Berlin Berlin: Andre Galluzzi, Guido Schneider, Sisyphos + More / Egg London
Empty Your Bag • Boris Brejcha
The Joker cleared out his bag.
The Secret’s Out – SGP goes out with a bang
We have outlined five unmissable acts to wrap your ears round this year...
Review • Bristols secret parties : Elektro Beast
Picture yourself in an industrial estate on the outskirts of Bristol, 4 storeys high in what was once an office block intended for nothing more exciting than cu
Empty Your Bag • Session Victim
1 • Free Float Turntable cushion In the words of Tiësto: "... the world`s greatest invention for turntable stabilization!" 2 • Retreat Toothbrush Keeping
We went to Gorillaz pre tour show in London last week
On Thursday 8th June, we attended Gorillaz last minute warm-up show ahead of their ‘Demon Dayz’ festival at Margate’s Dreamland and a worldwide stadium tour.
News • Percolate’s Open Air Full Line-up Revealed
29th of July will see the arrival of Percolate Open Air, an event without creative restrictions under the open sky.
City Tour Guide • Torino by Kappa FuturFestival (Maurizio Vitale)
We announced you in exclusivity the full line up of the the full line up du Kappa FuturFestival at Torino’s park Parco Dora, situated only a few steps away fro
News • Elektrobeast: bristol’s secret parties
This Friday is Bristol's best kept secret, Elektro Beasts, final soireé before a well deserved summer break. • Having seen them open their doors to the
Playlist • Dimensions Festival (Lead Booker)
With just over three months to go until Dimensions Festival, the day to day breakdowns for the seven solid stages are here; with takeovers from Hessle Audio, Ze
News • Gottwood festival’s second wave
Ready for its 8th instalment, Gottwood festival showcase their full, diverse lineup as tickets are dangerously close to selling out. • Gottwood festival, the
Review • Neue Grafik “Soul Conspiracy” (22a 013)
Since it's creation in 2013, 22a has showcases emerging, underground UK talent. Usually known for focusing on London bread producers such as Mo Kolours, Al Do
Interview • Vitalic “I tried to create a wharol inspired electro”
Photo Credits : Nicolas Kern Figure of a music that
Empty Your Bag • Moscoman
From Berlin via Tel Aviv to Virgo: the founder of cult label Disco Halal Moscoman empties out his bag for us, ahead of Virgo festival to see what he carri
Playlist • Malta Glitch Festival (Artistic Director)
After 2016’s ground-shakingly successful debut, Glitch Festival is back with it’s second edition that unites a heavy bill of house and techno dons to play in
Playlist • Five tracks to ignite the dancefloor of Circoloco by Matthias Tanzmann
• Headliner with Nic Fanciulli of the big event organized at Yoyo (Palais de Tokyo) in Paris by Curiosity Music, Matthias Tanzmann delivers his five best tra
Interview • SQL’s Debut album – Sequel
Diverse, filled with raw feelings and various different grooves, we spoke to him about the album and much more besides.
Premiere #015 • Munro – Miss Your Love
DURE VIE & HARD LIFE Premiere #015 • Munro - Miss Your Love • "Environments Ten" EP [2017, XVI Records]
News • Marco Bailey’s 5 international favorite clubs
Rex Club in France, Crobar in Argentina, D! Club in Switzerland...
Playlist • Marcel Fengler’s 5 crazy non-electronic music tracks
U.N.K.L.E, Radiohead, Portishead...
Playlist • Hold Youth x Gottwood 2K17
Seuil & Le Loup (Hold Youth) will be at Gottwood Festival in June. Foretaste with the gems of their DJ bags !
Inside Out • Eliphino / Hell if I know
Behind the scenes with Eliphino, our guest at Hard Life Party for our second edition in one of the best underground spots of the Wick - Mick's Garage.
Inside Out • JoeFarr : “My daughter wanted a disc and said “techno please dad!”
His biggest moment of pride, his worst random memories, if he was an animal, his first vinyl...
Setting sail on Love International’s boat parties…
From 28th June to 5th July 2017 in Tisno, Croatia, on the beautiful Adriatic coast.
Inside Out • Joran Van Pol : “Find your own strength and use it”
At the beginning, both Richie Hawtin and Dubfire wanted to sign his debut release. When his first productions hit the scene a few years back with the track ‘Fad
Interview • Demuja : “I just produce (and try to bring out) what I feel at the moment”
Demuja, spearhead of the austrian house scene, answered to our questions before his venue at Flow Paris, invited by french label Skylax Records.
Playlist • 10 Ukrainian djs by Skober
Yan Oxygen, Spartaque, Digo or else Woo York.
City Tour Guide • Dublin by Lakker
Pubs, Temple Bar, cafes and brunch.
Interview • Cleric : “I like the idea that music is like a religion to people”
At the occasion of his freshest release ‘Rules of Reality’ on his own imprint, Cleric has generously agreed to answer some questions asked by the Chineurs de Techno community for Hard Life.
Interview • Christian Smith : “I personally love the balance between djing and production”
We asked him a few questions after his event for the french Evasion Festival in late January, about Tronic and its success story, his production process and his vision of the actual techno scene.
IN THE BAG OF JABBA: DJ STINGRAY
Jabba will celebrate its 1st birthday with Dj Stingray on Saturday, March 17th. Let's bring some rave spirit in Brighton !
City Tour Guide • Gent by Stavroz
Typical belgian café, lake, Gentse Feesten & sunday brunch.
Acid 87 Drop New Line and Website
Independent club wear brand Acid87 has recently relaunched with a bang and a special new t-shirt that is a positive riposte to the craziness of the current worl
Picknik of Art, breaking the boundaries of music
This week-end will be launched the third edition of Picknik of Art, a new creative night shaking up Hackney Wick underground landscape bringing together an ecle
Interview • Tyree Cooper : “House music is one of those things were you had to be mature”
Popularised and Europeanised, house music has to some aspect nearly lost contact with its roots. Luckily Tyree Cooper is here to take us back to the source…