The feeling of a distorted Jimi Hendrix guitar solo driving a plethora of swirling Minimoogs, paired with the thunderous baritone growl of Mufasa! That is what came to mind when I heard “Freak Somebody” for the first time. Freak Fineman truly nailed it when producing this high energy, floor slamming dance track. He also wrote the perfect lyrics to accompany a feature by none other than[...]
DJ ZEEK....With 30+ years of djing experience via mobile/clubs/radio/raves/house parties/ etc... Ezekiel Dominguez, professionally known as "DJ ZEEK", has become a popular house dj and mentor in the Midwest. This talented, but modest house jock, is a true professional who has enjoyed success other's will never know. Raised in the NWI-Chicagoland area, this south-sider grew up with the famous [...]
Q&A with S&S
S&S: What's your style of music? How do you describe it?
Patrick Wayne: Funky, upbeat house music
S&S: Who or what was most instrumental to you when it came to music?
Patrick Wayne: Absolutely the Hot Mix 5 and all of the DJ's that came after them on WBMX and the original B96 Mixmasters...coming from the far north suburbs orignally, my only exposure to new [...]
S&S Records, Inc. (and S&S Chicago, Inc.) was established in 2005 by 4-time GRAMMY® nominated producer Steve “Silk” Hurley and global DJ/Producer Shannon “DJ Skip” Syas. Merging Hurley’s worldwide commercial success and Syas’ strong global following, the dance label has become home to numerous musical greats and one of the most respected blogs / podcast on the internet. [...]
D3RKIN - "When I Was Younger I Used To Get Picked On"
D3RKIN Chicago native has been in the scene for close to two decades playing small to large scale events. Over the years D3RKIN played alongside music industry heavy hitters Daft Punk, Derrick Carter, Roy Davis Jr., & Paul Johnson to name a few. As a producer D3RKIN's music has done well getting support from House music legends like Mark [...]
Gene Hunt - "I Would Never Leave The House Without Taking A Record With Me"
Gene Hunt’s first release was on the infamous TRAX imprint and he swiftly followed it up with a string of tracks that were personified by a strong influence from Detroit. Deep strings mixed with intricate drum patterns were his trademark and his Melodies EP for Nepenta was one of the labels first hits. A Chicago house [...]
Paul Anthony of Gettoblaster - "I Wish People Would Stop Saying (You're Lucky)"
With his original roots growing from Chicago's warehouse scene in the 90's Paul has managed to get himself on some of the worlds most renowned record labels, working with some of the largest artists in the music industry. Techno/House/Electro/ Future Ghetto would be the sound of this global star.
Originating from [...]
S&S Records, Inc. (and S&S Chicago, Inc.) was established in 2005 by 4-time GRAMMY® nominated producer Steve “Silk” Hurley and global DJ/Producer Shannon “DJ Skip” Syas. Merging Hurley’s worldwide commercial success and Syas’ strong global following, the dance label has become home to numerous musical greats and one of the most respected blogs on the internet.
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