Videos

  • DJ Stingray 313 at the Rex Club Paris March 23, 2024

    DJ Stingray 313 at the Rex Club Paris March 23, 2024

    DJ Stingray 313 sets are Banging, literally, that’s why we love him. Pure Detroit innovation DJ Stingray 313 at the Rex Club Paris reinforced our opinion that he is definitely a unique figure in the electronic music scene. Here’s what makes him stand out: If you’re looking for some fast-paced, inventive techno with a futuristic…

  • DJ Sets 2022 – 2023 Playlists

    DJ Sets 2022 – 2023 Playlists

    YouTube Playlist of some of the top DJ Sets 2022 – 2023 – should be adding more soon

  • Listen to House and Techno DJ Sets – not songs

    Listen to House and Techno DJ Sets – not songs

    In the orbit of electronic music, there exists a sublime experience that transcends the mere consumption of individual tracks. It’s a journey that takes us beyond the confines of a single song and into the boundless realm of a DJ set. In this blog post, we delve into the captivating world of House and Techno…

  • Why Melodic techno is bad dance music

    Why Melodic techno is bad dance music

    We at Peace of Mind are not into melodic techno. We think that the music lacks rhythm and feels fake, overly emotional, melodramatic, pseudo-sentimental, and boring. The DJs sets are weak, stopping the rhythm and playing overly pretentious intros in the middle of the set is dull and interrupts the collective energy on the dance…

  • Philip Glass – Music in Twelve Parts – October 8, 2023 Philharmonie de Paris

    Philip Glass – Music in Twelve Parts – October 8, 2023 Philharmonie de Paris

    The origins of techno are often traced to the late 1980s in Detroit, a deeper dive into musical history reveals a precursor: Philip Glass’s Music in Twelve Parts. Composed between 1971 and 1974, Music in Twelve Parts is a minimalist masterpiece that predates the emergence of techno by more than 20 years. The parallels between…

  • Pop dance music (EDM): Why it lacks soul (and how to find better music)

    Pop dance music (EDM): Why it lacks soul (and how to find better music)

    Pop dance music is a genre of electronic music that is is characterized by its soulless lack of creativity and innovation. It can be of any tempo, but it is typically repetitive and unoriginal, with predictable drops and recycled samples and vocals. From a connoisseur’s perspective, pop dance music fails to create the right atmosphere…

  • TIME WARP | Mannheim Germany, April 1, 2023

    TIME WARP | Mannheim  Germany, April 1, 2023

    Time Warp 2023 was spectacular, too commercial, too crowded, too histrionic, and proof that the underground sound of Techno is way better and stronger than so called “Business Techno” (external link) and that being a great DJ takes experience. This is what we did 22:00-00:00 KOBOSIL – FLOOR 1 We started here KOBOSIL was fine…

  • Dj Stingray 313 | Nexus Paris November 2022

    Dj Stingray 313 | Nexus Paris November 2022

    Dj Stingray 313 funky, soulful, experimental, creative rhythms, minimalist melodic – Quality techno

  • Peacock Society Festival | Sunday September 11, 2022

    Peacock Society Festival | Sunday September 11, 2022

    Laurent Garnier Magnificent 3 hour sunset set, great production and organization Too many great sets, couldn’t see them all Jennifer Cardini, Anz, Amelie Lens and Fjaak were all very good, but Laurent Garnier ruled them all Parc de Choisy https://goo.gl/maps/qHrpn2HsNiFGLt2Y6