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Q&A: Maddjazz & D-51

Back To A Week Ago by Maddjazz & D-51 feat. Bobby Bushay 1. Represent yourself. D-51: My name is Christian Rodriguez also known as Directive 51 or just D-51, representing Ghetto Division South Side Chicago. My dad got me into DJing in the summer of 1997 at age 9 and I began producing music in […]

Q&A: Sugur Shane

Boy Girl Fling by Sugur Shane 1) Go ahead, represent. It’s Sugur Shane, reppin’ the 215, Philly! I’m mostly known for my house music and hip-hop influenced ballroom. 2) Lay down some early influences. My early influences are mostly the 90’s; everything from hip-hop to house music. Some of the main influential artists are: Gillette, […]

Q&A: NiklavZ

If Anyone Asks, I'll Be At The Library by NiklavZ Yet again we have you what we call Baltic club from one of the finest from the region, NiklavZ. His ghetto club influenced beats got our interest back in 2012 and his remix for Punk Trouble’s single ‘Boyz n Blue’ sealed the deal for his […]

Q&A: 297787 aka Fisky

Cyprus Cyprus Cyprus by 297787 Our man from Moscow Fisky aka 297787 aka Roller Truck aka some aliases we might not even be aware of, is a man of many talents. As his 90’s tingled house ep is out right now, here’s our Q&A with him. Find out who is his favorite Russian producer and […]

Q&A: Cvnt Traxxx

Jack Of Clubs: This is Cvnt by Cvnt Traxxx feat. Sugur Shane 1) Go ahead, represent. This is Niall aka The Niallist aka Cvnt Traxxx aka Trippy Disco aka The Evil Eye and a whole bunch of other aliases you’ve not heard of. I’ve been producing music since the late 90s, mostly electronic in a […]

Q&A: Gucci Boo

It can be hard to find out info on someone who’s a real life ghost, but as Gucci Boo‘s new ep is out now on Top Billin (and getting huge DJ support from Sinden, Salva, Tommmie Sunshine, Scottie B, Dirty South Joe, Anna Lunoe, Kissy Sell Out, Munchi, and tons of more), we got hold […]

Q&A: Nobel

Club Bandit EP by Nobel 1) Go ahead, represent. Hi, I’m Francesco, I’m 28 years old, dj since 2005 and producer since 2000. I studied Sound Design at IED in Milan, where I have always lived, and now I’m in London to increase knowledge, networks and influences. I started as a producer when I was […]

Q&A: Thee Mike B

Cutty Home by Thee Mike B & DJ Technics Thee Mike B is a living LA legend who’s been a close Top Billin friend for years. His eclectic music taste and various productions, legendary mixtapes and a captivating personality make Mike truly a unique guy in the dance music scene today. We sat down with […]

Q&A: DJ Technics

(photos by Prince Klassen) Cutty Home by Thee Mike B & DJ Technics DJ Technics rarely needs any introductions, Technics is from Baltimore City and is one of the longest serving producers working in Baltimore Club with releases stretching back to the great days of Baltimore Club on Unrulys Hardhead records in the nineties. A […]

Q&A: Borussia

Jack Of Clubs #2: RPM Jam by Borussia You may have heard Borussia’s tracks and remixes on Top Billin or MTWAT in the past, but you may not know the guy yet. A lover of fine shoes and good facial hair, as well a dope producer with that Parisian cocky touch (we love it), Borussia […]

Q&A: Aquadrop

Bloko Bloko by Aquadrop feat. Rayna To pump up this early winter, we got a bass-heavy release from Italian producer Aquadrop. With releases on Mad Decent, Main Course and Seclusiasis, and Diplo, Flosstradamus, Baauer, RL Grime, Mary Ann Hobbs and Crookers constantly supporting his tracks, Aquadrop’s reputation as a solid beatsmith is definitely guaranteed, let’s […]

Q&A: Stick

Queen Of Hearts EP by Stick The future of beat making is in the backyard. At least in the backyard of Top Billin, so let us introduce to you a young producer from Vihti, Finland. Taking influences from hip-hop as well as Rustie or HudMo, Stick got our attention early on. With 20 years of […]

Q&A: Clubbrock

Hot Source Riddims by Clubbrock What do you get when you combine the dancehall, hip-hop, bashment and jungle elements of London’s pulsating metropolitan? You get the true London sound and that is exactly what this release is all about. A bass heavy affair into a wide range of influences and true inner city pressure with […]

Q&A: Carpainter

Jubilate EP by Carpainter After releasing the dope Trekkie Trax compilation from Tokyo, we got a 4 track solo ep dropping now from crews garage specialist Carpainter. From the deep heart of Tokyo, this young samurai knows his beats and bass, so let’s get to know him with this little Q&A. 1) Go ahead, represent. […]

Q&A: Dark & Stormy

Public Housin 4: Don't Stop / Good Old Dayz by Dark & Stormy Yet another edition of our world famous Q&A series, and this time with our newest Public Housin signee aka Dark & Stormy from Brooklyn. Originally from Hope Gardens, Boston, Dark & Stormy crates house music that’s very us, with hip-hop influences and […]

Q&A: Rell Rock

Boyz N Blue by Punk Trouble feat. Rell Rock Summertime interview with our favorite Jersey rapper Rell Rock is what’s up. Dubbed best female rapper in the East Coast, Rell Rock really rocks it. Don’t let the killer looks fool you, she’s killer on the mic damn straight. 1) Go ahead, represent. First off I’m […]

Q&A: Punk Trouble

Boyz N Blue by Punk Trouble feat. Rell Rock New release coming right up, this time with some hip-hop and club love. Within the years at Top Billin we’ve released dance tracks in many styles, but one thing that unites them all is our love for rap music, and we mean vocal tunes with big […]

Q&A: Trekkie Trax with Seimei Kawai

Trekkie Trax Japan Vol. 1 by Various Artists We have an amazing release out now full of Tokyo’s best underground artists aka the Trekkie Trax Crew. We got a moment to sit down with Seimei of the crew for our little questionnaire and you can read it here now. File under: interesting, Trekkie Trax is […]

Q&A: Say Wut

Clarion Bang EP by Say Wut Club music is a worldwide phenomenon. We have just released this smashing 4 track ep titled ‘Clarion Bang’ from one of Bmore Club legends, Say Wut. Here’s our little Q&A with the Baltimore king so get some more info on this great producer. 1) Go ahead, represent. Yo Yo […]

Q&A: Paul Oja

Gangsta / Scream by Paul Oja Superuntitled EP by Paul Oja 1) Go ahead, represent. Yo! I’m Paul, I’m from Tallinn, Estonia, I make beats and I DJ. I keep my operation diverse, from raw bangers to sexy slowjams, from boom bap to four to the floor. I try to keep the element of hiphop […]

Q&A: Mr. Kavalicious

Public Housin Vol. 2 by Jack The Hustler & Mr Kavalicious Mr. Kavalicious is a self-described spiring underground house artist, clubbing enthusiast and all round joker from London, UK. His 2 new tracks are now out on our ‘Public Housin’ -series. Get to know the man in this interview. 1) Go ahead, represent. Yo whats […]

Q&A: Jack The Hustler

Meet 2 brothers from Tampere, Finland. These guys are our latest signing for our ‘Public Housin’ -series. With releases already on Overcooked and Slime Recordings, constant praise on XLR8R Magazine and taking Nenis for a pretty spaced out after party, these guys are worth getting to know better. Their release on Top Billin is out […]

Q&A: Nerd Flanders

Retsina / Feta by Nerd Flanders The Italian tough techno masters have just got their debut out on My Techno Weighs A Ton. Read an interview with the guys that will make you crack up. Comedy & Techno = Nerd Flanders, lovin it. 1) Go ahead, represent. Paris and Marco, friends more then a team. […]

Q&A: Murder Mark

Know what’s a Yerg? We didn’t know either until we sat down with our man on the club beats, Baltimore, Maryland native Murder Mark. His dope ep featuring TT The Artist and Sheila D Yeah is out on Top Billin right now. Don’t be a Yerg, read the fun Q&A and check out the awesome […]

Q&A: Mad Villains

Mad Villains (Adriane Jackson & Willie Jones) are a DJ / Producer duo from San Bernardino, California currently residing in UK. They started off in 2009, and have been slowly rising up in the house music scene ever since. Get the know the guys who’s new ep is out soon on Top Billin and who […]

Q&A: First Gift

Meet First Gift aka Jonas from Sweden. Having just debuted on My Techno Weighs A Ton with his superb electro/tech house ep (supported by DJ Craze, Don Rimini, Willy Joy, Dirtcaps, R1 Ryders, Breakfaskclub, Doc Trashz, Mat The Alien, Crabbe, DJ Dee Ass, Lucent to name a few), it’s time we get some knowledge of […]

Q&A: Hydraulix

Knowledge is power. We just dropped our new release ‘Motivation 808’, which was compiled by Nenis AND this guy Hydraulix, after meeting up collabo was definitely the thing. He’s a friend of ours, he knows his bass music and here is our Q&A with him. Get to know the man, the compilation is dope as […]

Q&A: Two Charming Men

We sat down with our Irish house music lovers Niall and Conor for the usual questions we do on our interview series, interesting stuff again. The Two Charming Men EP is now out on Top Billin so get to know the guys a bit better, it’s worth it. 1) Go ahead, represent. We’re Two Charming […]

Q&A: Jaycek

Time to get to know the man they call Jaycek. As we’re getting ready to release Jaycek’s debut ‘Thicker Than Blood’, we sat down to find out more about this future super producer. We’ve had our eye on Jaycek for a while now, so were more than happy that this release had become reality. Here’s […]

Q&A: Kepikei

We got a chance to sit down with our newest knight, Kepikei from Slovakia. He’s a true music lover and his sinister soundscapes with mad bass rock any party. His ep is now out on Top Billin too. Read the interesting interview below. 1) Go ahead, represent. Worst thing to talk about yourself. Im just […]

Q&A: Tactic / Think 2wice

Ok, we just released this mad compilation of mad mad moombahton tunes in association with mid-west’s finest eclectic music crew aka Think 2wice Records, and their head-honco Brent Tactic (alongside his partner Ben Tactic) sat down to give us some knowledge about music and other fun  stuff. This is a dope Q&A, make sure to […]

Q&A: Wax Wreckaz

Wax Wreckaz are a talented crew from Innsbruck who know their dancehall and bashment sounds. As we’re closing in on the release of their ‘Bubble And Wine Up’ single featuring the lovely vocals of Etzia, let’s get to know this fine group of true music lovers. 1) Go ahead, represent. Hey world, we are the […]

Q&A: Moralez

That’s one tough looking guy…. Well you gotta be if you’re a ‘real’ house enthusiast in Russia. On this episode of our interview series we go again to the east and get to know Moralez. He made a smashing deep house ep with remixes by Snuff Crew and Photonz respectively (we love deep sounds too […]

Q&A: Roby Howler

On this episode we get down with one of the koolest guys ever from Russia, and we mean deep down from there. Top Billin family member and a good friend, Roby Howler. Check out him laying some knowledge from the east. 1) Go ahead, represent. Hello, my real name is Vadim Romenskiy – I’m from […]

Q&A: DJ Dizzy

  The Q&A series at Top Billin, volume 3, DJ DIZZY! We’re known for introducing new artists to the ever-growing electronic music world and now we’re bringing you up close and personal with some of the finest producers creating great music for you. Our third edition in our interview series comes from a very talented […]

Q&A: Astronomar

The Q&A series at Top Billin, volume 2, ASTRONOMAR! We’re known for introducing new artists to the ever-growing electronic music world and now we’re bringing you up close and personal with one of the finest producers creating great music for you. Our second edition in our interview series comes from a fine gent originally from […]

Q&A: Wolfhaus

Kicking off the Q&A series at Top Billin! We’re known for introducing new artists to the ever-growing electronic music world and now we’re bringing you up close and personal with one of the finest producers creating great music for you. And what would be a better way to kick off this series than with our […]