Category Archives: Big Shot Magazine

Premiere: Berkson & What feat. JoJo De Freq – “Make It True” (Mr. Fingers Psychedelic Jungle Mix)

Dan Berkson and James What are purveyors of bespoke house and techno, connoisseurs who have selectively issued choice singles, both individually and collectively, on labels such as Poker Flat, Sounderground, Crosstown Rebels and Dessous Recordings. After taking a creative respite in 2009, ...

DJ Chart: Phil Dark’s Top 10 for December 2014

Phil Dark’s Top 10 for December 2014 1. Apollonia – “Un Vrai Portugais” (Apollonia) 2. Agoria – “Helice” (Hotflush) 3. Green Velvet – “The Bathroom” (Relief) 4. Anna – “Fits Foil” (Tronic) 5. Mladen Tomic – “Natural” (Terminal M) 6. Alex Under – “BA3″ (CMYK Music) 7. ...

Underground Resistance To Perform at The Print Shop at MoMA PS1

Elusive, political and highly influential Detroit techno collective Underground Resistance, which formed in the late 1980s under the direction of Jeff Mills and “Mad” Mike Banks, will perform and participate in “ALLGOLD Presents: Underground – An Indefinite Community?,” a panel discussion ...

Premiere: Rhayader – “Innervision” (Daytona Remix)

French indie-dance newcomer Ben Rhayader brings the funk in a big way on his ’90s inspired debut single, “Innervisions,” released this week on Douze’s L.O.V.E. LTD. label. Woven together with pristine synths and guitar work that would likely get the ...

JD Samson’s 5 Tracks & Artists of the Moment

Known for her groundbreaking work as a member of indie bands Le Tigre and MEN, JD Samson has been killing it as a DJ/producer/remixer over the past few years, collaborating with the likes of French house maestro Yuksek and presenting ...

Premiere: AudioWitch – “The Heretic”

Rotterdam electro-techno club night and record label Herr Zimmerman, which is owned and operated by Fraulein Z, continue their underground assault this month with the imprint’s upcoming sixth release forged by local beatmaster AudioWitch. An artist with roots to the early ...

Junior Sanchez Reflects on Brobot’s First Amazing Year

With the experience he garnered from running Cube Recordings, New York City-based DJ/producer/dance music journeyman Junior Sanchez launched Brobot a year ago with an informed mindset that was all about good music. Formed through an alliance with Steve Angello’s Size Records, Brobot has ...

Desktop Record Cutter Allows You to Press Vinyl at Home

The vinyl record is having a very weird moment right now where it’s hard to tell if it’s coming or going. While sales are up at a high not seen since the ‘80s, there’s still the issue of not enough record ...

Premiere: Adriana Lopez – “Close Resemblance”

This month Oscar Mulero’s techno label PoleGroup will release the second edition of the Unknown Landscapes mix series. Mulero, who steered the maiden voyage, hands the musical reigns over to Spain’s Christian Wünsch for a 70-minute, 21-track session composed of ...

Premiere: Take A First Listen to DAVI’s “The Gates Of Babylon”

Rising Los Angeles-based house star David “DAVI” Khanjian has been coming on strong in the past few years, recording tracks for quality labels like Anjunadeep, Outside the Box Music, Treibstoff, Nine Records, Stripped Music Recordings and Bits & Pieces as ...