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F.Y.I. Featuring Mat.Joe

Mat.Joe is a DJ duo based out of Germany, who produce and play their own brand of music: Crispy Urban House. Taking hard hitting house beats and skillful adding in elements from soul, and hip-hop, the duo have created a genre defining sound that pushes the boundaries of modern music. We sat down and talked to them about things ranging from who inspires them all the way to living in space. Where were you born? Mat: Hildesheim, Germany. Joe: Hannover, Germany. At what point in your career as a Artists, did you realize that you were “All In”? When we both quit[…]

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F.Y.I. Featuring Patricio (DoLab, Favela Music)

Our first experience hearing Patricio was in 2001 at Burning Man, and this night has never been forgotten. Clawing my way to the booth and asking people along the way, “Who is this guy…anyone know the Deejay’s name?”.  He’s a top tier artist in our book, who’s always consistently good, and versatility.  It makes sense,  Patricio’s experience in the early 90’s behind the decks converted into a profound knowledge of what people want on the dance floor.  His sound has been known to be all over the musical spectrum, creating a force that makes you want to move and smile a the[…]

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F.Y.I. Featuring KMLN (Sol Selectas)

KMLN (pronounced: Kameleon) has been non-stop this year, following their dreams… It has been truly inspiring to see them take their music to the another level, and they have definitely hit a beautiful stride. Meet the talented Duo, made up of Shawna Hofmann + Christopher Wayne Tooker know as KMLN. These two are world travels, music junkies, and counter culture trendsetters. Always ahead of the cure, their music encapsulates their broad sense of world and it’s different cultural musical communities. To us, KMLN is the definition of a soundtrack for Love and Adventure. We caught up with Duo in preparation for the[…]

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F.Y.I. Featuring Martin Buttrich (Rhythm Assault, Desolat, Planet E)

Considered a Genius in the studio by many industry leaders, Martin Buttrich is one of electronic music’s most sought-after and prolific producers. Martin is a producer’s, producer, whose work spans far… He’s created music for artists such as Depeche Mode, Loco Dice, Green Velvet, Josh Wink, Roger Sanchez, Kelis and remix huge artists like Madonna, and Tori Amos, for which he was nominated for a Grammy. Above all, he’s a hell of a nice person, with a heart of gold. We sat down with Martin, for this edition on Free Your Inhibitions… Where were you born? I was born in Hildeshein Germany, just outside[…]

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F.Y.I. Featuring Matthew Dekay (All Day I Dream)

On&On welcomes Producer, DJ, and Co-Founder of All Day I Dream, Matthew Dekay for this edition on Free Your Inhibitions. We are impressed by the determination of this artist who had the will to say no to a well-paying commercial career and re-focus himself to the core of his love of music. Enjoy this wonderful conversation about early influences, and his thoughts on the space, life, and the perfect sound system… Where were you born? I was born in Haarlem a small city close to Amsterdam in The Netherlands. At what point in your career as an Artist, did you realize[…]

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F.Y.I. Featuring Tempo Tantrum – Part One

When we first heard Tempo Tantrum perform we were very impressed (listen to a teaser of his music HERE). He delivered an original and creative live set that seamlessly fused the crowd with genre-defying gravity. It was obvious to us this performer has an intense passion which feeds his prolific musical appetite. He quickly earned our respect and that of the whole crowd, and we were immediately drawn to support this Artist. We caught up with Tempo Tantrum for Part One of On&On’s next installment of Free Your Inhibitions… Where were you born?  Colorado. At what point in your career[…]

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F.Y.I. featuring PAN-POT

It’s safe to say the Artistic Duo Pan-Pot (Tassilo Ippenberger & Thomas Benedix) are at they peak of their creative game, and have no signs of slowing down. They have earned respect from the electronic music industry’s finest. In this day, it’s rare to find artist who are aces in the studio and amazing Dj’s. Playing festivals like Timewarp, Sonar, Awakenings, or intimate settings Pan-Pot aptly adjusts and consistently delivers. We caught up with Pan-Pot, for On&On’s next installment of Free Your Inhibitions…. Where were you born?  – Thomas: in Templin, a small city bit North-East of Berlin. – Tassilo:[…]

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F.Y.I. featuring FINNEBASSEN

Finnebassen‘s global attention being in 2011 when discovered from his Soundcloud and shortly after, when “If You Only Knew” hit the charts… It wasn’t long before labels like he was putting out music on reputable labels such as Get Physical Music, Supernature, Culprit, or Poesie Music. Later on he took his career to another level with his Essential Mix and we’re still listening to it today… We caught up with Finnebassen, for On&On’s next installment of Free Your Inhibitions…. Where were you born? I was born in Oslo, Norway. At what point in your career as a Artists, did you realize that you[…]

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F.Y.I. featuring BLOND:ISH

Blond:ish has been hard at work this year and is feeling great right now. With their debut full length finally released, Welcome to the Present (Kompakt), it’s clear their momentum isn’t going to let up anytime in the foreseeable future . We caught up with Blond:ish, for On&On’s next installment of Free Your Inhibitions…. Where were you born? Viv: Hamilton ON, Canada (near Toronto) Anstascia: Versailles, France At what point in your career as a Artists, did you realize that you were “All In”. When we heard the vedic saying “nada brahma” and learned what it meant…that sound is god. This hit[…]

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F.Y.I. Featuring FRANCESCA LOMBARDO

Trained as a classical musician, Francesca’s began early picking up a microphone at the age of 4, and formal training started on piano at the age of 6. She has been electronic music scene for more than 15 years, and the last few years her career has been gaining what looks to be unstoppable momentum. She’s been called “Queen of [Damien Lazarus’s] Crosstown Rebels” and has had releases on staples such as, Culprit, Matt Tolfrey’s Leftroom, Digweed’s Bedrock Records . Francesca is a veteran in the world of electronic music, and has Dj’ed with top artists such as Art Department, Jamie Jones, Maceo Plex, Dj Harvey.[…]

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