claptone

Features

A Brief History of Masked DJs—From Orbital to Marshmello

How dance musicians find their identities by losing themselves.
Michaelangelo Matos
11.29.16
crate expectations

Crate Expectations: Claptone

"The first song I ever loved was sung by a bird and I never found out what its name was."
THUMP Canada Staff
10.19.15
Premieres

Listen to Berlin's Masked Producer Claptone and His New Tune "The Music Got Me"

Incongruous on a Tuesday, but it's making us feel very Friday.
Kim Taylor Bennett
3.31.15
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Claptone Brings His Golden Mask to Life With IMMORTAL Live Show

Get ready for the deep-house experience of the year.
David Garber
2.12.15
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JAW May Have Been Kidnapped By Claptone

The Parisian vocalist is dropping a collaborative LP with 45 artists and just gifted us his new track with the golden-masked deep house deity.
David Garber
10.7.14
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Claptone Gets Added to Full Moon Fest, Throws Down Groovetastic Mix

The deep-house man in the mask provides a sultry preview for the upcoming NYC festival and THUMP has the exclusive.
David Garber
7.15.14
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Claptone Takes On the Pet Shop Boys

It’s another summer, which means deep house’s man with the mask tackles another musical legend.
THUMP Canada Staff
6.16.14
Culture

On Patrol with North London's Orthodox Jewish Crime Fighters

Shomrim (Hebrew for "guards") is on call 24 hours a day. Every day it gets 11 to 15 calls, but more just after the sabbath, when there's a backlog due to people reporting incidents they had witnessed the previous day when they couldn't use the phone.
Tabby Kinder
6.3.14
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The Editors' New Groove Vol. XII

Don't get caught sleeping on these newbies from Claptone, AraabMUZIK, Martyn and more.
THUMP Staff
1.25.14
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Download: The Magician - When The Night Is Over (Claptone Remix)

Come visit Claptonia, where the party keeps going into the bright of day.
THUMP Staff
9.25.13