Sun 05/Apr 2009
Matias Aguayo returned to the scene last year with strong criticism for the genre that made him famous. RA tracked the South American producer down during one of his rare visits to his former German home town Cologne to talk about minimal, his life between two continents and why he's partying on the street these days.
Giles Smith and James Priestley might be the nicest guys you'll ever meet. And they just happen to run one of the finest parties in London too. Meet Secretsundaze.
RA looks back at the week that was in Miami during the Winter Music Conference.
Chicago's most unconventional house hero is back with an apocalypse-themed album, a mission to bring the dance floor out of darkness and some ominous prophecies about Hilary Clinton. RA's Lee Smith reckons he's too late to be saved...
House, techno, disco and... modern classical? In this edition of Playing Favourites, RA's Richard Carnes sits down with Berlin-based DJ/producer Sven Weisemann to find out what really makes him tick.