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Frankie Knuckles 030 : Frankie Feliciano Interview
It seems the people in the clubs in Japan always seem to have really a good time and they're very passionate about the music. They show a lot of reaction when they hear.... (more)
Tobi Neumann 029 : WIRE04 Special - Tobi Neumann Interview
Tobi Neumann is one of the driving forces in the German electronic scene. Initially a producer for commercials and film soundtracks, he began producing his own work after being at the '95 Love Parade.... (more)
Der Dritte Raum 028 : WIRE04 Special - Der Dritte Raum Interview
Andreas Kruger began his prolific Der Dritte Raum project when he and his colleagues got a new third recording room at the Out-O-Space Studio. He releases extensively under the pseudonyms Dr.DNA, 2002... (more)
Domu 027 : Domu Interview
Domonic Stanton, also known as Domu is a gifted young producer from West London. He's established a following in the UK producing a wide range of music from broken beats to House to more downtempo tracks... (more)
Dimitri From Paris 026 : Dimitri From Paris Interview
From the airwaves of France and dancefloors of New York to suave cocktail sipping nights at the Playboy mansion, Dimitri from Paris' blend of upbeat disco, soul, funk, Jazz and hip-hop has defined him..... (more)
Plump DJs 025 : Plump DJs Interview
It doesn't seem so long ago that breakbeat's characteristically underground sound with its crunching cuts, bass-heavy drum-lines and feverishly devoted fans was about as far... (more)
Andy Daniell 024 : Andy Daniell Interview
UK House label, Defected, are back for another summer in Ibiza, this year hoping to capitalise on the success of last seasons Sunday night residency at El Divino with a new primetime Friday night party every week.... (more)
Andy Daniell 023 : Judge Jules Interview
Superstar, promoter and resident at one of the busiest nights on the island, Radio 1's legendary dance music jock, Judge Jules is back for another summer in Ibiza. Judgement Sunday, the event he runs at Eden in San Antonio.... (more)
Richie Hawtin 022 : Richie Hawtin Interview
Richie Hawtin, a man who really puts the TECH into Techno, is one of Techno's best known, most respected and most established producers. Although he was born in Canada he is... (more)
Alexander Barck 021 : Alexander Barck (Jazzanova) Interview
Jazzanova is a producer collective, based in Berlin, consisting of the Jazzanova DJ-team (Jorgen von Knoblauch Stephan, Alexander Barck, Claas Brieler), Extended Spirit (Axel Reinemer & Stefan Leisering)... (more)
Will Saul 020 : Will Saul Interview
Will Saul, boss of Simple Records, DJ, producer, remixer and Fabric regular, met up with Higher-Frequency for a chat about what's going on in the UK breakbeat scene after his.... (more)
Andre Collins 019 : Andre Collins Interview
A legend in the New York underground Andre Collins has been a prominent figure in the New York dance music scene since the start. A regular at the early gay clubs the young.. (more)
Hybrid 018 : Hybrid Interview
The first artists to bring the breakbeat sound to the mainstream in clubs like Cream, Hybrid have been forming broken beats since the early days of the sound. Their massive.. (more)
James Zabiela 017 : James Zabiela Interview
He was the next big thing who is now big. Very big. It has been a quick and meteoric rise for the young James Zabiela. 'Discovered' after handing his mix to Lee Burridge at .. (more)
X-Press 2 016 : X-Press 2 Interview
Set up with 6 turntables and 3 mixers, X-Press 2 dazzled a packed crowd at club Air last summer. After 9 months, the guys were back in Tokyo to once again fill club air's floors... (more)
The Advent 015 : The Advent Interview
All the way from Portugal, The Advent, a.k.a. Cisco Ferreira, came down to Japan last May on a tour produced by ArcTokyo, playing at Nagoya's Club Mago and Tokyo's Ageha... (more)
Dave Seaman 014 : Dave Seaman & Phil K Interview
For some reason certain artists seem to somehow connect with Japanese audiences, I don't know what it is but there's a small group of DJ's who come back time and time again... (more)
Kenny Larkin 013 : Kenny Larkin Interview
Starting his musical career in 1990 after frequent encounters with the techno pioneers at the time like Richie Hawtin and John Acquaviva, Kenny Larkin quickly established... (more)
Adam Freeland 012 : Adam Freeland Interview
The father of new skool breaks and Marine Parade label owner, Adam Freeland, was back in Japan 18 months after his last appearance to perform at the "Smell Like Freeland Park"... (more)
Paul Oakenfold 011 : Paul Oakenfold Interview
Following on from last year's national tour, the worlds highest paid DJ arrived back in Tokyo for his first appearance at Shibuya's Club Womb. He started as he meant to go on... (more)
Anthony Pappa 010 : Anthony Pappa Interview
Packing out clubs wherever he goes Australia's biggest export Anthony Pappa came back to Tokyo for what was another night of quality progressive house. DMC champion... (more)
Danny Krivit 009 : Danny Krivit Interview
Veteran Deep house / garage DJ Danny Krivit started back in the mid-70's. He is also well known as the DJ for the Body & Soul party held in NYC. Big-name DJ Francois.K... (more)
Aril Brikha 008 : Aril Brikha Interview
On April 3, HigherFrequency's partner, Arc Tokyo invited Stockholm based Techno super producer Aril Brikha to play at Club Air's "groundrhythm" party. In front of an enthusiastic ... (more)
John Tejada 007 : John Tejada Interview
John Tejada, originally from Vienna now residing in LA, is arguably one of the most skilled and popular DJ/Producers in the in the US techno scene. Tejada moulds his blend of simple jazzy... (more)
Hernan Cattaneo 006 : Hernan Cattaneo Interview
Shooting to stardom and carving his name into the league of global DJ's Hernan Cattaneo was discovered rocking at his residency by Paul Oakenfold and immediately signed to his Perfecto label... (more)
Oliver Ho 005 : Oliver Ho Interview
DJ and Producer Oliver Ho has continued to lead the UK techno scene. Not limiting his success as just an artist, Oliver Ho has created a great impact in the scene with great releases through his 3 different labels... (more)
Ben Sims 004 : Ben Sims Interview
Last year, in collaboration with Christian Smith, Ben Sims released his 2CD mix album "Essential Underground Vol.7", blowing away listeners around the world with his fresh, cutting edge approach and technical skill... (more)
Ben Sims 003 : J Da Flex & Mr.Buzzhard Interview
"Future Funk Flava Vol.01 X'mas Garage", presented by HigherFrequency's partner SAKI Entertainment,Inc. was recently held at Shibuya NUTS featuring BBC 1Xtra DJ, J Da Flex and Mr Buzzhard of Artful Dodger fame... (more)
A Guy Called Gerald 002 : A Guy Called Gerald Interview
HigherFrequency's Megan Mann chats with one of the original dance music heroes, A Guy Called Gerald. One of the founders of 808 state during the acid house boom of the late 80's he composed what was to become... (more)
Junior Sanchez 001 : Junior Sanchez Gerald Interview
With a career spanning over 10 years, Junior Sanchez came to Japan for the first time on Oct 18 2003 to play at the event Nouvelle Discotheque @ AIR, a party organised by Soundgraphics. His turntable skills and... (more)