Exclusive Interviews

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 […]

Gorgon City Talk About Ushering In a New Era of House Music

The Duo Are Charting New Territory In Dance Music Gorgon City has been touring the globe, almost nonstop, for the better half of a decade. For those unfamiliar, the pioneering house music duo includes Foamo (Kye Gibbon) and RackNRuin (Matt Robson-Scott). The group gained worldwide recognition for tracks “Saving my life” and “Ready for your love.” […]

Catching up with… Sydney Blu!

If you’re in Chicago this weekend and want to catch the very last bits of summer, head over to Estate Ultra Bar to hear one of Toronto’s biggest DJ/producers Sydney Blu’s set. The extended 5-hour extravaganza is brought to you by our friends at Vested Recordings and Primary Presents and is sure to be the icing on […]