Category Archives: Big Shot Magazine

Thomas Dolby To Make DJ Debut at François K.’s NYC Deep Space Party

Move over, Giorgio Moroder. Electronic music icon Thomas Dolby, who is famous for producing breakthrough ’80s pop hits including “She Blinded Me With Science” and “Hyperactive,” will make his DJ debut at François Kevorkian’s Deep Space weekly party at New ...

Big Shot Guest Mix: Enrico Sangiuliano

After getting his start a little over a decade ago at illegal raves in Italy, rising DJ/producer Enrico Sangiuliano has been developing his deep techno signature. Over the course of releases for Spain’s Octopus Recordings, Secret Cinema’s Gem Records, Jewel ...

Bestival 2014: An Overload of Top DJ and Electronic Music Talent

This year’s Bestival was held on a sunny weekend from September 4-7 at Robin Hill Country Park located on Isle of Wight. Rob da Bank’s annual fete was four days of music and mayhem with acts ranging from Outkast and ...

Track of the Moment: Wink – “Talking To You”

Since the ’90s Josh Wink has been teaching a masterclass in musical simplicity. He’s done so by keeping his productions minimal and focused with pinpoint accuracy. On “Don’t Laugh” he stitched a sample of a delirious laugh into the fabric ...

Carl Cox, Disclosure Among DJ Awards 2014 Winners

Carl Cox took top honors in the categories of Techno and International DJ at the 17th installment of DJ Awards held at Pacha in Ibiza on September 22. This year’s edition was divided into 11 categories, with the organizers adding two new ...

Video: Watch Afrojack Hit 200 MPH In A Bugatti

Say what you will about Afrojack’s music but he has an undeniable and seemingly insatiable need for speed. In 2013 the Dutch DJ/producer born Nick van de Wall bought a $240,000 Ferrari 458 Italia, only to crash it hours later. Moments ...

DJ Chart: Simone Gatto’s Top 10 for September 2014

Simone Gatto’s Top 10 for September 2014 1. Aphex Twin – “Syro” (Warp) 2. Distant Echoes – “Master Blaster” (Dystopian) 3. Roman Fluegel – Happiness is Happening (Dial Lp) 4. Delta Funktionen – “Please Identify” (Ann Aimee) 5. Jeff Derringer – “Panic” (Mike Parker Remix) ...

Big Shot Guest Mix: Josh Butler

Emerging UK house maestro Josh Butler turned heads when he unleashed “Got A Feeling,” a massive track that featured a crafty remix by Bontan. On September 29 Butler and Bontan’s “We Found A Place” will be made available after advance support from Pete ...

DJ Chart: Zusammenklang’s Top 10 for September 2014

Zusammenklang’s Top 10 for September 2014 1. Zusammenklang – “Different Places” (Original Mix) 2. Factory Floor – “How You Say” (Daniel Avery Remix) 3. Midas 104 – “Sugar” (Original Mix) 4. Norman Zube – “Matter” (Dirty Doering & Sascha Cawa Remix) 5. Ripperton – “Unfold” ...

Brooklyn Electronic Music Festival Returns For Seventh Year

Brooklyn Electronic Music Festival (BEMF) has confirmed it will return for its seventh year. Taking place November 7-, 2014 in various venues in Williamsburg — including Music Hall of Williamsburg, Output Panther Room, Verboten, Cameo, Villain, Kinfolk, Baby’s All Right and ...