Armand Van Helden at Miami Winter Music Conference
Recent headlines from the X-Mix production crew.
X-Mix Productions 8th Annual Winter Music Conference Party hits Miami Beach on Friday March 28, 2008, at Suite Nightclub, featuring sets from Armand Van Helden, Bad Boy Bill, DJ Sneak, Felix Da Housecat, Harry Choo Choo Romero, Junior Sanchez, Mark Farina, Princess Superstar, and Todd Terry.
Armand Van Helden ‘Je T’aime’ is out this month with remixes from Switch and Simian Mobile Disco. This new single from Armand’s artist album ‘Ghettoblaster’ is out now on Southern Fried Records. It follows ‘NYC Beat’ and ‘I Want You Soul’, also from ‘Ghettoblaster’ and both top 20 singles on the UK pop charts. Armand Van Helden ‘New York Mix Odyssey 2’ compilation which includes 3 new singles from Armand comes out in May on Southern Fried Records.
Nettwerk Records have signed Bad Boy Bill so expect more original music from Bill soon. Bill heads down under for his debut Australia tour for Onelove this month. Bad Boy Bill ‘Behind the Decks Live’, Bill’s first ever live mix CD/DVD, is out now on Thrive Records.
DJ Sneak ‘A Test’ single has been snatched up for release by Defected Records. Sneak’s Magnetic Recordings will re-launch in March with DJ Sneak ‘The Sticky Sheit’. Also watch for new Sneak EPs on Hudd and Guesthouse, and DJ Sneak ‘Special House Blend’ compilation out May 2008 on Moist Music.
‘Radio’, the new single from Felix Da Housecat, is out in March with remixes from Junior Sanchez and Sinichi Ozawa. This is the next single from Felix’s artist album ‘Virgo Blaktro & The Movie Disco’ out now on PIAS Wall of Sound. Plus, Felix and the fashion capitol of the world merge for the ‘Felix Da Housecat: Milan’ Global Underground compilation, his first mix for the groundbreaking series, out May on Global Underground.
‘Sessions mixed by Harry Choo Choo Romero’ is out now on Ministry of Sound Recordings. Their previous installments have enlisted the top DJs in the world, including Mark Farina, Todd Terry, and DJ Sneak. Look for Harry’s Bambossa Records residency at seOne, which will see him playing in London every other month.
Junior Sanchez is producing songs for Joel Madden (Good Charlotte) and the Cool Kids. ‘Onelove: Smash Your Stereo mixed by Junior Sanchez’ is out now on Sony BMG with Junior’s cutting edge mix of forward thinking house music.
‘Fabric: Mark Farina’ drops in May on Fabric Recordings, the label run by influential London venue Fabric. Farina’s mix follows installments by Carl Craig, Diplo, and James Murphy. Mark Farina ‘Live in Tokyo’ is out now on Om Records.
Larry Tee & Princess Superstar ‘Licky’ (Hervé Radio Edit) is being championed by everyone from Pete Tong to Justice and is out in April on iO Music. This single follows her smash hit ‘Perfect Exceeder’, which went to #3 on the UK pop charts. As soon as the label bidding war is won look for a release of Princess Superstar ‘Lollipop’ produced by Armand Van Helden. Princess Superstar ‘American Gigilo III’ is out now on International Deejay Gigolo Records.
The massive classic Todd Terry presents CLS ‘Can You Feel It’ gets a re-release with new remixes by Robbie Rivera and Paul Woolford out in March on Strictly Rhythm. ‘Strictly Todd Terry’ compilation mixed by Todd Terry out now on Strictly Rhythm. Todd’s mix follows installments by Masters at Work and Tiefschwarz.