August 28, 2014

In The Studio With Haneef Raisani: True Believer

Think you can’t find quality house music deep in the heart of the Middle East? Then check out Raisani Records. Based in Abu Dhabi in the oil-rich United Arab Emirates—an area more culturally liberal than many of its immediate neighbors—the label ...

Reid Speed Says, “Play Me!”

When American dance music runs low on ideas, it often seems to appropriate the latest British craze. At the moment, that is dubstep. Morphing from the 2-step and drum-n-bass genres, the tough drum patterns and syncopated basslines of dubstep ...

Wolfgang Gartner: Front to Back

New York City—It’s late January and the East Coast is suffering from one of its most treacherous winters in history. The New York streets are lined with mountains of snow and the sidewalks are sparse. But inside the walls of Pacha, Manhattan’s ...