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Lion-S shares her pride for Shambhala’s Living Room stage

Lion-S – Shambhala 2017 interview Shambhala’s long time Living Room stage director and former talent booker Sara Spicer lives and breathes music. She reflects how far she’s come from collecting vinyl and running a record store in Halifax to opening for Dimond Saints in Vancouver under her DJ moniker Lion-S. [...]

December 13, 2017 Featured, Features, Interviews 0

JPOD the Beat Chef goes back to his roots at Fractal Forest

JPOD the Beat Chef – Shambhala 2017 interview JPOD the Beat Chef returns to the kitchen to cook up his latest cumbia-inspired album for hungry heads. Most recently, he rattled Nelson’s Bloom Nightclub for the first installment of the Shapes event series. Shapes highlights artists from Shambhala’s Grove stage every month. [...]

December 12, 2017 Featured, Features, Interviews 0

Vancouver’s Crystals squad shore up hidden gems

CRYSTALS x DOPE HAUS What’s in this episode? So Sus b2b Sara Sukkha b2b Cozway b2b Frigid So Sus interview: how to submit tracks to Spotify Vancouver’s hidden gems ;D STREAM/DOWNLOAD C R Y S T A L S So Sus, Sara Sukkha, Frigid and Cozway of the Vancouver [...]

November 20, 2017 Featured, Mixes, Radio 0

How to flirt on the dance floor

“PARTY SUPPORT”  crew Pluri assists Montreal’s Mutek festival The dancefloor on the final night of Mutek is packed — yellow patches bounce with the masses on the dancefloor, pinned to the shirts and packs of their party support soldiers. These yellow patch volunteers are members of Montreal’s anti-harassment crew Pluri. [...]

November 14, 2017 Featured, Features 0

Diana Boss and Quanah Style flex unreleased tracks

Diana Boss vs. Quanah Style x DOPE HAUS STREAM/DOWNLOAD HERE SLAY SLAY SLAY! Deep House duo Diana Boss and club sensation Quanah Style share all new exclusive unreleased tracks on DOPE HAUS. After performing at Center of Gravity festival, Sam and Josh explain how their sound has progressed from [...]

October 28, 2017 Featured, Mixes, Radio 0

Behind the lens with Michael Benz

CHATHAUS02: Michael Benz, Noctilux Collective Chats in this episode: How to make an EPK How to hire a photographer with no budget Graphic design and branding Working for exposure vs. charging rates Nightlife photography tips n tricks STREAM/DOWNLOAD PODCAST Don’t be camera shy Calgary badmon Michael Benz has clocked [...]

October 25, 2017 Featured, Podcasts, Radio 1

‘Rave Mom’ Britz Robins opens up about Shambhala

CHATHAUS01: Britz Robins Chats in this episode: Promoting your brand as an artist Social media strategies How to deal with critcism Behind the scenes of Shambhala press relations JPOD Shambhala 2017 interview clip STREAM/DOWNLOAD PODCAST From Shambhala to Burning Man to DOPE HAUS The 20th anniversary of Shambhala was threatened [...]

October 14, 2017 Featured, Podcasts, Radio 0

How do you pronounce gqom?

CHATHAUS00: Jaclyn Adair, DOPE HAUS Chats in this episode: Soundcloud download gates electronic press kits how to submit music to college radio stations STREAM/DOWNLOAD PODCAST   What do you do if you see a bear at a music festival? Chico Mendez kicks off the first episode of music business podcast series [...]

September 10, 2017 Featured, Mixes, Podcasts, Radio 0

Sinistarr – Rinseout

Sinistarr – Rinseout STREAM / DOWNLOAD HERE EXIT Records producer Jeremy Sinistarr is back cookings tings up in Calgary for Sled Island music festival. DOPE HAUS host Chico Mendez chats with Jeremy about his “Danny Devitos” who mentored him throughout a decade of pumping out jams under Sinistarr. TRACKLIST slick shoota [...]

August 26, 2017 Featured, Mixes, Radio 1

Hotbox: snaps from Shambhala’s 20th anniversary

Shambhala 2017 – PHOTOS Shambhala’s 20th anniversary was a turbulent rollercoaster of highs and lows thanks to the threat of a possible forest fire evacuation. A miracle rain shower kept the festival open on the final day despite all odds. DOPE HAUS press correspondent Sophia Sengsuriya captured these special moments from Shambhala. Catch the entire [...]

August 25, 2017 Events, Featured, Festival Recaps 1