We’re only a week away from Lightning In A Bottle, SoCals freaky step-sibling of Coachella, Burning Man and Electric Daisy Carnival put on by our favorite installation architects, The Do Lab. To get ready for the big event, which features electronic flavored faves Apparat, Booka Shade, The Very Best and dozens more, we have the exclusive mixes that won this year’s LiB DJ contest. Enjoy them both this weekend. …MORE
So Cal electronic experimentalists The Do Lab announced the line-up of their annual Lightning In A Bottle campout/festival/freakscene taking place May 28-31 in Irvine California. Headlining the event is German house daddies Booka Shade along with Adam Freeland, Nosaj Thing, The Album Leaf, Apparat and a few dozen more. They’re also offering one ambitious amateur a chance to join the line-up. Check the website for all the details of what’s always a far out weekend adventure like only Souther California can offer.
German techno duo, Booka Shade have released the latest single from the forthcoming Get Physical Music album titled More!
The track is the first single off of the upcoming fourth album and plays haunting vocals and tribal beats like losing you was its purpose. But instead of being lost and unfamiliar like many techno tracks do, “Regenerate” keeps your interest with Booka’s perfect timing and Canadian Elsieanne Caplette’s vocals.
On the new album, Arno Kammermeier, one half of of the duo says, “we wanted this album to be more energetic with strong grooves and of course the typical Booka Shade melodies and atmospheres that we love. The album takes you through every stage of the night out; the excitement before you go out, the party, the late, late night, a bit of paranoia…and then the sunny …
iPhone apps are set to minaturize the whole world if you asked me but when it comes to music I will happily take anything I can get my hands on. Get Physical is set to help you turn your phone into a set of turntables at the slide of a finger. XLR8R had this to say about it.
“Berlin purveyors of all dance-friendly music, Get Physical, move further into the future with the release of their own iPhone Touch Mix. Featuring 18 club-ready tunes from Booka Shade, DJ T, and Patrice Baumel, to name a select few, the application allows you to crossfade tracks, apply a variety of effects, and use the touch screen to “scratch” at will. Now all would-be DJs can hone their skills on the go!”
You can check out the video below for details and download …