Mixes Of The Week: 3/4/17

This week’s top mixes include Shanti Celeste at Love International, Richie Hawtin’s mix for Raf Simons and reliving Miami Music Week with Juan Maclean.

Richie Hawtin for Raf Simons. Techno superstar DJ Richie Hawtin creates a special ambient mix for the Belgian fashion designer Raf Simons, having performed at the after-party of the designer’s recent collection. “I felt it was appropriate to create a mix that weaved through some of my favourite Techno tracks that don’t always find their way into my normal four-to-the-floor club sets,” he explained. Stream above.

Shanti Celeste at Love International. A two hour recording of Chile-born, Bristol-based DJ Shanti Celeste, of the Peach Discs, Idle Hands and Future Times imprints, performing her classy and distinctive blend of funk-infused electro and deep house at Croatian nightclub Barbarellas during last year’s Love International Festival. Stream here.

Peoples Potential Unlimited’s Label of the Month Mix. The boss of Washington label and mail order business Peoples Potential Unlimited, Andrew Morgan produces an hour of rare and unreleased “bedroom funk, obscure boogie and laidback modern house” for RA‘s latest Label of the Month feature. Stream and download above, more information here.

Jackmaster’s Disco Spin. The latest in Red Bull Radio‘s On The Floor series, Scottish mix machine and Numbers label co-founder Jackmaster goes in with an “all-vinyl selection of top drawer disco and good vibes” recorded live in Glasgow. Find out more here.

Reliving Miami Music Week with Juan Maclean. A brand new DJ set from DFA Records hero Juan Maclean, recorded at an exclusive industry event at the luxurious Eden Roc Miami Beach Resort, featuring Maclean mixing nearly two hours of house and techno “in perfect form” and digging out some Italo disco gems. Stream above.

Move D’s Into The Valley Set. The latest in Phonica’s mix series, a live recording of German maestro Move D, known for his “left field, experimental beginnings in the late 80s through to his live techno jams with Magic Mountain High and disco-inflected DJ sets”. Stream above, download and an interview with the artist here.

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