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Pete Tong's Essential New Tune
Sueno De Solentiname (Rampa Version)
Mano Negra
"This week's ENT is a brand new release on the Keinemusik label, which is run out of Berlin by Rampa, Adam Port, &me. Or should I say and...&me. This is pretty special it's Rampa's version of Sueno De Solentiname from Mano Negra. It's a world exclusive."
This week's featured Essential New Tune was featured in last week’s Friday show on BBC Radio 1. Listen again and forward to 29.53mins here. 
Label: Keinemusik
21 Feb 2020
  • Nightclubs, festivals and concert organizers across Asia are being forced to cancel or postpone gigs amid escalating global concerns over the coronavirus. (RA
  • Tomorrowland's One World Radio will celebrate its 1st anniversary with a 24-hour marathon show, featuring guests Oliver Heldens, Salvatore Ganacci and Nervo. (DJ Mag
  • Inner City Electronic has revealed its full conference programme for its 2020 edition. Orbital, Detroit In Effect and Mr Scruff feature on the March festival's lineup of talks and workshops. (RA
  • Andrew Weatherall, the DJ, producer, remixer and musician, who took acid house into the mainstream, suffered a pulmonary embolism and died aged 56. (Guardian
  • 5 of the best machines to lift your live set. (Mixmag
  • Mixcloud has marked its 10th anniversary with an all-new brand identity and mission statement. (RotD)
  • Resident Advisor has partnered with Spotify to launch RA Tickets integration. (RA)
  • Swedish duo Galantis have partnered with entertainment technology company Wave to create a live virtual concert. (RotD)
  • Andy C has announced a three-day drum & bass festival in Ibiza called One7Four. (DJ Mag)
  • Caribou, Theo Parrish and Maayan Nidam will play Japenese festival FFKT this year. (RA
  • OFFSónar 2020 reveals Drumcode and Get Lost line-ups. (RA
  • Italy's Terraforma festival has announced the first artists playing its 2020 festival. (RA
  • Charlotte De Witte, Richie Hawtin, Sven Väth, Amelie Lens and more are booked for Time Warp festival in Mannheim. (Mixmag
  • Beatrice Dillon, Deathprod and Midori Takada to perform at Bristol New Music Festival 2020. (Fact
  • Omar S, Derrick Carter and Jason Kendig added to Altus Festival. (Mixmag
  • Armin van Buuren, Ferry Corsten, and many more, have been lined up for AvB's A State Of Trance event in London this summer. (DJ Mag
  • Italian techno festival KappaFutur announces final line-up. (Mixmag
  • Toronto's VELD Festival has announced the first phase of the event’s 2020 line-up, including Armin van Buuren, Illenium, and Martin Garrix. (DA
  • Deadmau5 and TESTPILOT shows announced for Miami Music Week. (DA
  • David Guetta, Martin Garrix, Above & Beyond and Major Lazer have been announced for Ultra Music Festival. (  
  • Streaming won’t kill DJing, but it might just create DJ ghosts. (Attack
  • Where is the social side of music streaming? (David Turner)
  • Midland, Hunee, Beautiful Swimmers, Sherelle and Sicaria Sound are among the names locked for Phonox's spring programme. (DJ Mag
  • Clubs in Berlin are fighting to gain the same cultural recognition as opera houses, concert halls and theatres. (DJ Mag)
  • Zerospace is the immersive venue in Manhattan, NYC that offers something completely different from your usual night out in a club. (Mixmag
  • Amnesia Ibiza has announced techno dons Adam Beyer and ANNA, alongside house player The Black Madonna, for the venue's 2020 opening party. (DJ Mag
  • Afrojack returns to Spinnin' Records. (EDMTunes)
  • DT682 – Dennis Quin (DT
  • RA.716 Andy Garvey (RA
  • A State Of Trance 950 Utrecht - Mainstage (A State Of Trance
  • Podcast 632: Erika (XLR8R
  • On Cue: Ross From Friends (DJ Mag
  • AceMoMa in The Lab NYC (Mixmag
  • DJ Luck & MC Neat in The Lab LDN (Mixmag
  • Le Youth live from Audio San Francisco (Mixmag
  • Ellen Allien | Boiler Room Montreal: Igloofest (Boiler Room
  • 20 of Bristol’s best techno tracks (Mixmag
  • On Our Radar: February (beatportal)  
  • Fresh Kicks 133: Avernian (DJ Mag)  
  • Breaking Through: Bergsonist (RA
  • Get to know: Fred again... (Mixmag
  • Renegade Riddims: Telomic (DT
  • The Sound Of: Central Processing Unit (DJ Mag
  • Sustainability tips: Snowglobe music festival (Magnetic
  • The Cause: Clubbing with a conscience (iDJ
  • The Art Of Production: Ron Trent (RA
  • How Groove is in the Heart captured the energy of '90s New York club culture (DJ Mag
  • "We come to dance": Motherland is the epicentre of London’s afro house movement. (Mixmag
  • Nathan Micay: Building universes, and fighting for the rave. (Beatportal
  • MHYSA: a manifesto for a liberated tomorrow. (DJ Mag
  • How BRUX found herself in the darkness of dance music. (Junkee
  • Daniel Avery and Alessandro Cortini talk Nine Inch Nails, video games and musical love letters. (Mixmag
  • Armin van Buuren reflects on 10 years of A State of Trance at Ultra. (DA
  • The DJ Caribou on turning down work with Rihanna, trying to sneak a sweary Stormzy sample onto Radio 1, and being a people pleaser. (SundayTimes)
  • Why were Kraftwerk such a colossal success? (Spectator
  • Born out of Germany’s industrial heartland, Kraftwerk’s epic electronic pop did not just soundtrack a decade: it created a global language. (NewStatesman
  • ARTBAT: “If you’re doing it for money, it ends very quickly” (beatportal
  • Dirtybird: and the beak goes on. (DJ Mag
  • Pete Tong: "Human Traffic captures the vibe of that era and I was part of that" (Mixmag
  • Jeff Mills talks about his latest releases, innovation, and outer space. (Magnetic
  • 5 essential lessons from Andrew Weatherall. (Red Bull
  • Andrew Weatherall: lone swordsman who cut new shapes for British music. (Guardian)
  • Remembering Andrew Weatherall, a lifelong maverick. (RA
  • Remembering Andrew Weatherall, the UK producer who bridged rock and dance music. (Pitchfork
  • Andrew Weatherall was uncompromising, pioneering, and a true alternative visionary. (DJ Mag
  • RIP Andrew Weatherall: A sonic revolutionary and free spirit. (Mixmag
  • Skrillex and Noisia are working on new music together. (DJ Mag
  • Teki Latex and Nick Dwyer blend video game music on a new mixtape. (RA
  • Belgian house DJ Lost Frequencies played the most festivals last year according to Festicket with 39 appearances. (DJ Mag
  • Polo & Pan have announced headline show at Hollywook Bowl. (Billboard
  • Avicii’s Wake Me Up surpasses 1 billion Spotify streams. (DA
  • Afrojack has teased his techno project, Kapuchon, during a Tomorrowland One World Radio stream. (DJ Mag
  • Four Tet is to bring his live show to Berlin's Velodrom. (RA
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