Exclusive Interviews

Rainy Day Translations: An Interview With Downtempo Marvel Tristan de Liège

Daring to interpret the innate expression of our surroundings comes Tristan de Liège of Loci Records with his forthcoming single ‘Jioni’. Tristan de Liège is a multi-instrumentalist with an affection for emotive, experimental music and an inventive capacity that slows only for the downtempo movement of his tracks. He’s recently announced his forthcoming album, “Kosame” on Emancipator’s imprint, Loci […]

The Future is Female: Exclusive Interview with South Korean DIY Producer CIFIKA

“I think as an artist it’s important to reflect the society we live in. We, as an artist, are the mirror of the current world. I speak for people, I sing for people. All of my lyrics are related to political issues.” South Korean DIY pop artist CIFIKA is one of a kind. Aside from […]

Presence, Humanity, and Paving a New Path with Nora En Pure

Imagine being a human in the music industry. Nora En Pure established her reputation as Indie Dance and Deep House’s musical maverick by making great music. Plain and simple. The Swiss and South African muse incorporates lush and melodic environments that translate through her tracks, creating the signature sound that has enveloped her dedicated and […]

Lee Foss Examines Creative Catharsis and the Importance of Narrative

A passion for creativity is a devotion that serves the ego selflessly and modestly. Just ask Hot Creations label boss Lee Foss. Foss has inspired a dramatic impact on modern dance music culture quickly, efficiently, and honestly, demonstrating that reaching the top is much more rewarding when you can share it with others. Often found […]

Pineapples & Ibiza: An Interview With Lauren Lane

Photos by Alyssa Durant When asked, “Would you be interested in talking to the lovely house goddess, Lauren Lane?” there is no arm-twisting required.   Lauren Lane is an NY-born, LA-based, DJ/Producer who spends her summers living in Ibiza spinning percussive, weird, groovy house music. Just one week before Dirtybird played Ushuïa ANTS closing party and […]