After arriving a bit later than I’d planned, I joined the modest and, at that time, somewhat reserved crowd at San Francisco’s The Mezzanine Oct. 4 and made a beeline to the center of the dancefloor. The local opener, Kid Alien, was ignoring his watch and working what crowd he had at his disposal into a Pryda-ready hum of energy. [...]
As one of the major faces of the Pryda Friends name, Fehrplay is having quite the year. He’s been invited along on Eric Prydz’ EPIC 2.0 tour, mixed the EPIC radio show, AND been on the cover of DJ Mag, but he’s still got time to pop out a prime piece of progressive house, titled Indigo. The tune kicks off with a dangerously bold [...]
Jonas von der Fehr, aka Fehrplay, has an impressive summer tour ahead of him with stops at Electric Zoo, Burning Man, and Creamfields UK. July also sees the release of groovy summer tune “Monte” on Pryda Friends. We sat down with the Norwegian to go over his inspirations, adjusting to a touring lifestyle, and working with Eric Prydz.
Open wide, here comes the news plane landing into the hangar . Today, we’ve got new tunes from Fehrplay and Dyro, a shiny new milestone for Zedd, and more. Zedd Upgrades To Platinum After joining the Gold club for his smash hit Clarity in May, German wünderkind Zedd has just stepped his game up to Platinum status. Upon hitting the [...]
Living up to the lofty standards of label-head and EDM icon Eric Prydz isn’t exactly easy, but that doesn’t seem to bother Norwegian progressive up-and-comer Jonas Von Der Fehr, aka Fehrplay. In only a few shorts months, Fehrplay has released I Can’t Stop It, a remix of Prydz’ own Every Day, and was recently featured on LessThan3’s Top [...]
Fehrplay - Phantom (Original Mix) [Pryda Friends]
After finishing off 2012 with a remix of Eric Prydz’ Every Day it appears the young Norwegian Fehrplay just Can’t Stop It. Nor do we want him to, and Pete Tong agrees–he named I Can’t Stop It his “Essential New Tune” on his last BBC Radio 1 show. Showcasing both dark and light aural aspects is a hallmark of a Pryda release, and [...]
Fehrplay - I Can't Stop It [Pryda Friends]
It’s that time of the year again! BBC Radio 1’s Essential Mix is having it’s annual Essential Mix of the Year vote. This year proved to be one of the most successful years for the EM, upping the ante from just ten to now fifteen contenders for the top spot. The quality of the mixes this year were top notch–from the sexy techno grooves of [...]
Maya Jane Coles - Parallel Worlds (Original Mix) [Hypercolour]
Digitalism - Circles (Eric Prydz Remix) [Pryda Friends]
Eats Everything - The Size (Original Mix) [dirtybird]