‘It speaks to an ancient history’: why South Africa has the world’s most exciting dance music (Guardian)

By |2021-01-19T03:31:14-06:00January 19th, 2021|Afro House, Dance Music, House Music, International, My House Radio, South Africa|

Styles like afrohouse, gqom and amapiano are thriving – but with ‘half--baked white kids getting a lot more airplay’, South Africa’s inequalities still hold the dance scene back/ Marcus Barnes Many people got their first taste of South African dance music this year via six Angolans dancing in their backyard, dinner plates in hand. Their [...]

Miami City Commission Bans Outdoor Music at Night

By |2020-11-24T19:42:56-06:00November 24th, 2020|Clubs - Nightlife, House Music, Music News|

November 23, 2020 Miami nightlife may be off the rails again as City Commissioners passed an ordinance prohibiting outdoor music at certain venues from 10 PM to 8 AM. The decision was made without listening to hours of recorded comments made by residents opposing the proposal. The oddest part about all of this is this rule is not aimed at [...]

BREAKING: Techno Rising Star i_o Passes Away (House Music Hits)

By |2020-11-24T19:30:56-06:00November 24th, 2020|DJ, House Music, Music News, news, Techno|

11-24-20 Sad news. For real, can this year just be done already? Today, Garrett Lockhart, better known by his stage name i_o passed away. i_o made a big name for himself by breaking into the scene and redefining what techno meant. His sound was the strongest inside his genre, and he redefined where techno could be played and who would listen [...]

RAFAEL MORAES – ONE SHOT FEAT. CAPITOL A EP

By |2020-10-28T18:17:51-05:00October 28th, 2020|Afro House, House Music, Music News, My House Radio, New Release|

RAFAEL MORAES - ONE SHOT FEAT. CAPITOL A EP - PRE-ORDER NOW!!! Out on Yoruba Records featuring Osunlade and Karizma Remixes Rafael Moraes is returning after a long hiatus recording his upcoming debut full-length release ‘The Reconnection’. In true deep fashion, Rafa delivers with the first single, ‘One Shot’, featuring the flow and groove of [...]

MARSHALL JEFFERSON: WHY I QUIT DJING (MixMag)

By |2020-10-28T17:15:18-05:00October 28th, 2020|House Music, International, MixMAg, Music News, My House Radio|

House music originator Marshall Jefferson on how the rise of EDM has whitewashed dance music and crippled Black artists MARSHALL JEFFERSON 28 OCTOBER 2020 I remember being on a panel at the New Music Seminar with the late Tony Wilson called ‘America doesn’t respect its Black artists’. In the ready room I was told by Tony that [...]

A New Dimension: The CDJ-3000 has landed | Evolved flagship multi player offers new world of creative possibilities

By |2020-09-24T17:22:50-05:00September 24th, 2020|DJ, House Music, Music, Music News, New DJ Gear|

Harness a higher level of creative power with our brand-new flagship multi player, the CDJ-3000. Driven by a new MPU (micro-processing unit) and boasting specially developed high-quality components, it’s a robust unit packed with innovative features to help your creativity flourish like never before. The evolution of a legend Since 1994's debut of the CDJ-500 [...]

Record Store Recs: Chicago House Hero Marshall Jefferson On Representation In Dance Music

By |2020-08-17T19:06:54-05:00August 17th, 2020|Chicago, DJ, House Music, Interviews, Music News, My House Radio|

FacebookTwitterEmail The OG DJ/producer made his lasting mark with "Move Your Body" in 1986, the first-ever piano house track, which reemerged late last year with a hugely popular remix from Solardo. His latest, "Let's Get Busy," also brings new life to a classic ANA MONROY YGLESIAS GRAMMYS AUG 17, 2020 - 4:08 PM With [...]

Dave ‘Medusa’ Shelton, owner of legendary Chicago house music club Medusa’s, dead at 64

By |2020-08-11T13:20:39-05:00August 11th, 2020|Chicago, Clubs - Nightlife, House Music, My House Radio|

He opened the all-ages club at 3257 N. Sheffield Ave. on the North Side in 1983, and it became a haven for teenagers who felt as if they never quite fit in anywhere. By Madeline Kenney  Aug 9, 2020, 10:12pm CDT Dave Shelton, who died Friday, got the nickname “Medusa” for his voluminous curly locks, ran [...]

JOEY NEGRO HAS ANNOUNCED HE WILL STOP USING HIS DJ ALIAS (MixMag)

By |2020-07-21T17:42:50-05:00July 21st, 2020|DJ, House Music, MixMAg, Music News, My House Radio|

The DJ explained in a statement why he is dropping his alias DAVE TURNER 21 JULY 2020 Joey Negro will stop using his DJ alias. The DJ, real name Dave Lee, announced he will no longer use the alias, a day after The Black Madonna announced she will now go by The Blessed Madonna. Read this [...]

KEVIN SAUNDERSON: “IT FEELS LIKE BLACK ARTISTS ARE BEING ELIMINATED FROM DANCE MUSIC” (MIxMag)

By |2020-07-07T19:39:19-05:00July 7th, 2020|House Music, Music News, My House Radio|

The Detroit legend has spoken about how the dance music industry fails Black artists in a new interview PATRICK HINTON 26 JUNE 2020 Kevin Saunderson has spoken about the failings of the music industry to respect dance music’s Black origins and support Black artists in a new interview with Billboard. The Detroit producer, who is one [...]

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