As half, along with Morgan Geist, of seminal NYC production duo Metro Area, Darshan Jesrani helped spawn some of nu-disco's most timeless groovage. With its sleek, modern interpretation of vintage disco and boogie sounds, the pair's eponymous 2002 debut long-player is widely considered one of the de ... More >>
"Before Adam and Eve, God created disco and cats -- God was Spanish, of course," say the Young Hearts. Sounds like the kind of God who could have created Miami -- America's tropical, hedonistic disco Garden of Eden.Disco cats are the concept behind Gato y Disco, Young Hearts' exclusive WMC event and ... More >>
DJ-producer Morgan Geist has no special qualms about you calling his sound retro. After all, his work as Metro Area with Darshan Jesrani boasts unmistakable strains of vintage disco, P-Funk, and '80s synth-pop. But when it comes to his latest incarnation as Storm Queen with vocalist Damon C. Scott, ... More >>
House music is supposed to jack your body. It's supposed to make you lose your mind on the floor. In a word, it's supposed to be fun. Cerebral EDM nerds tend to forget that fact, but Heidi Van Den Amstel is here to remind them. The UK -- light years ahead of the U.S. when it comes to championing un ... More >>
Electronic dance music has splintered off into countless genres and sub-genres over the decades, almost to the point of absurdity. But if there's one consensus among most EDM fans, whether they're self-proclaimed house heads, techno heads, or electro heads, it's that Morgan Geist rules the school ... More >>
The Mission Veo is a local favorite on Nova's Radio X.Dialed In is a weekly column on Crossfade tracking the top-ten lists for South Florida's campus radio stations. Click here to read past installments.University of Miami - WVUM 90.5 FM, "The Voice"The Voice is dedicated to playing music ... More >>
Love Songs of the Hanging Gardens (Environ Records)
Metro Area "Environ"