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MIMO Top 40 Dance/Electronica Singles of 2014 (20-16)

Continuing our countdown of the best dance/electronica singles of 2014 (40-36 here, 35-31 here, 30-26 here, 25-21 here), let’s take a look at numbers 20-16. 20) Mr Probz – “Waves” Originally a John Legend-style soulful ballad, “Waves” then became an unlikely Balearic anthem when Robin Schulz added some bongo taps and blissful house beats to its melancholic The xx-esque guitar hook and Mr. Probz’s distinctive husky tones. 19) Little Dragon […]

Tensnake Glow

Tensnake “Glow” – Album Review

Virgin (2014)

At the forefront of the nu-disco scene, German DJ/producer Marco Niemerski, aka Tensnake, produced one of this decade’s first undisputable modern dance classics with the 808 snares, glossy synths and soulful vocal samples of 2010’s “Coma Cat.” But forced to start from scratch following a hard drive crash which wiped out the entirety of his debut, we’ve had to wait nearly four years to find out whether he’s capable of […]

Introducing: Tensnake

Joining the likes of Azuri & III, Romanthony and Mighty Mouse, Hamburg producer Marco Niemerski, aka Tensnake, has become one of the retro house scene’s breakout stars thanks to a series of old-skool anthems which hark back to the late 80s heyday of Frankie Knuckles. Formerly a mod, and then a goth, the German DJ became inspired to venture onto the dance floor after getting hooked on the sounds of […]