In addition to his new weekly residency at Ushuaia in Ibiza, Desolat label head Loco Dice is also kicking off a new radio show for Ibiza Global Radio this summer, taking the same “Used + Abused” name. Dice’s partner-in-crime tINI is first up on the show’s guest list and she takes advantage of her time slot to pump in that beachside techno for everyone around the world, even those unable to make it to the White Isle this summer. The full lists of guests for this summer’s show has not been announced yet, so keep checking back on his SoundCloud page every week for another episode.Posted by
Last weekend the Verboten party brand packed out New York’s Highline Ballroom for the return of Dirtybird co-head Justin Martin alongside Desolat queen Tini. Martin played fittingly to his peak-hour time slot and showcased everything from techno to tech house and even some trap. Tini closed out the evening with her signature deep techno sound that went on into the early hours of the morning. Read on for the full break down of the night.
Richie Hawtin and Loco Dice are considered to be some of the most prolific and forward-thinking DJs of our time. This fall, they embarked on a North American tour stopping at college campuses to lecture by day, and music venues to DJ by night. The tour’s timing couldn’t be more perfect; with the over-saturation of pop-centric house and electro taking over the club and festival circuits, audiophiles anxious to explore the next chapter of this thriving revolution are finding themselves seeking out the pastures of the next big thing. Read on to see how Hawtin and Dice brought together old school fans and newcomers on the same dance floor at New York’s Webster Hall.