DROID BLOG ARCHIVE - March, 2012

March 29, 2012

D-Node 152: Harvey McKay | Drumcode + Soma

DJ/producer Harvey McKay spent years in the Glasgow underground until he became known internationally for some explosive tracks. "Nightwalker" on Soma, "Show Face" on Saved, and "Supercell" on Drumcode are some of the most memorable, and they also demonstrate a wide stylistic range, an ability to incorporate a house feel at will. McKay is increasingly sought for his driving DJ sets. For D-Node 152 he provides a taste of that sound ahead of his first US appearance in New York at Underground C...

March 25, 2012

Droid Behavior + FI presents PRIME: Daedelus | 3.29

CLICK HERE FOR LIMITED FREE/PRESALE TICKETS CLICK HERE FOR EVENT INFO ON FACEBOOK CLICK HERE FOR EVENT INFO ON RA Daedelus makes his return to Droid Behavior / Friendly Integration curated events this season at PRIME. Also on the bill will feature Friendly Integration founder Derek Michael, Breakcore legend Baseck, WMX of So Simple Records, and EEZIR. Online event registration for Droid Behavior + FI: Prime with Daedelus (Ninja Tune) powered by Eventbrite Sele...

March 21, 2012

D-Node 151: Drumcell Live at Berghain | Droid

We're proud to present this heavy set from none other than Droid's own Drumcell. This was recorded earlier in the month at Berghain in Berlin, for the CLR label night featuring Drumcell alongside Chris Liebing, Pfirter, Tommy Four Seven, Brian Sanhaji, and Monoloc. "Playing at Berghain is an incredible experience, and every time I play there it always seems like it couldn't get any better.. yet each time it DOES. The night this mix was made could easily be one the best memories of my DJ c...

March 14, 2012

D-Node 150: Abdulla Rashim | Prologue

So here's the official word on Abdulla Rashim, and the first sentence is pretty much our favorite way of introducing a DJ/producer: "Not much is known of the mysterious producer Abdulla Rashim. Being situated in Sweden and having released two records, ASAYITA and GIZAW in 2011 on his own imprint, Abdulla Rashim Records, Abdulla keeps both his sound and himself below the surface." We're also allowed this visual to the left. Need we say more? His dark, psychedelic tracks have been making t...

March 14, 2012

Raíz | Chris Liebing | Adam Beyer | Green Velvet at Beyond Wonderland 2012

Raíz joins the techno studded heavy hitting line up at Beyond Wonderland's Cheshire Stage this year. Also on the bill will be Icons Chris Liebing, Adam Beyer, and Green Velvet among others. Rumor has it, Droid Behavior will be supporting the techno stage at Insomniac's west-coast festivals for the remainder of 2012. Stay tuned for more details. Lineup: 12:30am - 02:00am John Digweed 11:00pm - 12:30am Dubfire 09:30pm - 11:00pm Adam Beyer 08:00pm - 09:30pm Chris Liebing 06:...

March 7, 2012

D-Node 149: Speedy J Live at Interface 34 | EDLX

Speedy J should need no introduction, but for those who just got here, Jochem Paap is the Rotterdam man behind a long and accomplished career in electronic music. His discography is a recommended collection of milestones across the history and styles of techno since 1990, on labels like Plus 8, Warp, NovaMute, and Music Man among others. He now heads the excellent Electric Deluxe label/brand. Back in mid-December Speedy J headlined Droid Behavior's nine year anniversary, Interface 34,...

March 6, 2012

CLR Podcast 158: Drumcell + CLR057: Split Structure EP w/ Brian Sanhaji

This week Drumcell appears as the featured guest DJ on the CLR podcast to celebrate his new release on the label, the Split Structure EP with Brian Sanhaji. For CLR057 sonic wizard Brian Sanhaji from Frankfurt and Southern California´s techno champ Drumcell teamed up to create a mighty big four track EP featuring “Split” and “Structure”, two brand new original tracks with their corresponding dub versions. Even for people who are familiar the work of both of the renowned producers, l...