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Dekmantel Announces First Round Of Artists For Dekmantel Selectors 2019

Dekmantel Selectors announces its return to the leaf grounds of The Garden Tisno, for their 4th edition, inviting plenty of extr...[more]
The Orb, Lena Willikens and Objekt among first names for new London festival, Re-Textured

The Orb, Lena Willikens and Objekt among first names for new London festival, Re-Textured

They join Nina Kraviz, Alva Noto, Caterina Barbieri and more. Krankbrother’s Re-Textured festival, which takes place on March 28 ...[more]
Bonobo, Peggy Gou, Maceo Plex and Lena Willikens to curate Nuits Sonores 2019

Bonobo, Peggy Gou, Maceo Plex and Lena Willikens to curate Nuits Sonores 2019

The Lyon festival has announced the curators of its 17th edition. Bonobo, Peggy Gou, Maceo Plex and Lena Willikens have been reveal...[more]
Lena Willikens and Sarah Szczesny announce score for audiovisual drama Phantom Kino Ballett

Lena Willikens and Sarah Szczesny announce score for audiovisual drama Phantom Kino Ballett

The Dusseldorf DJ’s hallucinatory soundtrack gets a release via RVNG Intl. Salon Des Amateurs resident Lena Willikens and artist ...[more]
Bubblin' Up: Hymns

Bubblin' Up: Hymns

Like off-kilter electro? Then you'll almost certainly appreciate the work of Hymns, Jacob Cusumano, a Melbourne-based DJ-producer...[more]
Review: Sónar Reykjavík

Review: Sónar Reykjavík

Riding from Keflavik Airport to Reykjavik, I became hypnotized by the landscape’s bleak, desolate beauty—where lone, deserted c...[more]
Present Perfect Festival Locks in 2018 Plans

Present Perfect Festival Locks in 2018 Plans

Present Perfect Festival has locked in plans for its upcoming 2018 edition, this time taking place from July 27 to 29. The three-da...[more]
Lena Willikens’ DJ sets are out-of-body experiences

Lena Willikens’ DJ sets are out-of-body experiences

Free your brain with Lena Willikens.  Lena Willikens is one of the world’s best DJs. A resident at Düsseldorf’s renowned Sal...[more]
Photo Gallery and Review: Dekmantel Selectors 2017

Photo Gallery and Review: Dekmantel Selectors 2017

Ten years after throwing their first party in the Dutch capital, the Dekmantel team returned to Croatia for the second edition of S...[more]

Party Report: Strange Sounds From Beyond 2017

Strange Sounds From Beyond Festival 2017, an effervescent event and Amsterdam Noord’s industrial NDSM, that attracted plenty of y...[more]
Lena Willikens and Moodymann to play Field Day 2017 after parties

Lena Willikens and Moodymann to play Field Day 2017 after parties

Hunee, Overmono and DEBONAIR also play at the two after-hours events. The organizers of London’s Field Day festival have announce...[more]
Weekly Selections: Sequence.044, The Hydra, De School

Weekly Selections: Sequence.044, The Hydra, De School

On Friday, Sequence.044 in Washington DC is offering us 9 hours of high energy techno. The event is divided into two rooms (The Dun...[more]
Nicolas Jaar, Jeff Mills, and Nina Kraviz Headline Dekmantel Brazil

Nicolas Jaar, Jeff Mills, and Nina Kraviz Headline Dekmantel Brazil

On February 4 and 5 in São Paulo, Brazil, Dekmantel will host its first festival outside of its Amsterdam home base. At the top of...[more]

Nicolas Jaar And Jeff Mills Will Play The Inaugural Dekmantel São Paulo Festival

Photo of Nicolas Jarr by Tim JonesOther People boss Nicolas Jarr, techno vanguardist Jeff Mills, label head Nina Kraviz, and Detro...[more]

Nicolas Jaar And Jeff Mills Will Play The Inaugural Dekmantel São Paulo Festival

Photo of Nicolas Jarr by Tim JonesOther People boss Nicolas Jarr, techno vanguardist Jeff Mills, label head Nina Kraviz, and Detro...[more]
Weekly Selections: K.atou at Rhythm Rapport, Rhondavous at UNION, Piknic Électronik

Weekly Selections: K.atou at Rhythm Rapport, Rhondavous at UNION, Piknic Électronik

This Friday, the rising Los Angeles-based party series Rhythm Rapport will touch down for its second edition so far this year. The ...[more]

Simian Mobile Disco Announce New Album And Share Lead Single

Album art courtesy of the labelLondon-based electronic shape-shifters Simian Mobile Disco announced their next studio album Welcome...[more]
Oslo Gabon “City Gym” (Lena Willikens Remix)

Oslo Gabon “City Gym” (Lena Willikens Remix)

From Huntleys + Palmers springs forth another wedge of remixes dubbed Chapter 3. This time, it’s key Cómeme player Lena Wi...[more]
Huntleys + Palmers Presents Lena Willikens Remixes

Huntleys + Palmers Presents Lena Willikens Remixes

Glasgow's Huntleys + Palmers label is set to release a pair of Lena Willikens remixes. The Cologne selector has remixed a track ...[more]
ADE Announces De School Parties

ADE Announces De School Parties

ADE has detailed its upcoming De School schedule. De School opened up back in January of this year—a venue housed in a former sch...[more]

Dekmantel Release First Edition Of “Selectors” Documentary Series

Leading up to Dekmantel‘s 2016 edition and their September Croatian adventure, the festival and Grolsch have just kicked off thei...[more]
The week’s best mixes: Lone’s sunshine rave, Afrobeats and palm wine

The week’s best mixes: Lone’s sunshine rave, Afrobeats and palm wine

Each week, FACT trawls through the untamed world of free mixes, radio specials and live blends so you don’t have to. With apologi...[more]

Piknic Électronik Announces 2016 Program With Four Tet, DJ Harvey, Ben UFO, And More

Photo by Miguel Legault, courtesy of Piknic lectronikMontreal's Piknic lectronik have released the details for their long-running 2...[more]
Piknic Électronik Montréal Reveals 2016 Program

Piknic Électronik Montréal Reveals 2016 Program

Montréal's Piknic Électronik summer Sunday series has released details of its 2016 program, which kicks off May 22. Now approach...[more]
Event Review: CTM Festival

Event Review: CTM Festival

CTM is a festival dedicated to contemporary electronic music, digital and experimental music, “as well as a diverse range of arti...[more]
Dal Berghain al Panorama Bar 5 dj da seguire nel 2016

Dal Berghain al Panorama Bar 5 dj da seguire nel 2016

Che se ne parli bene o che se ne parli male l’importante è che se ne parli e se c’è un club del quale si continua a discutere...[more]
XLR8R's Best of 2015: Podcasts

XLR8R's Best of 2015: Podcasts

This year saw our long-running podcast series, which since 2006 has featured everyone from Ellen Allien, Kevin Saunderson, Laurent ...[more]
Ben UFO, Animal Collective, and Battles Head Up Rewire Festival's First Wave of Artists

Ben UFO, Animal Collective, and Battles Head Up Rewire Festival's First Wave of Artists

Netherlands music festival Rewire has announced its first wave of artists. Set to take place in The Hague between April 1 - 3, the...[more]
Seven Takeaways From roBOt 08

Seven Takeaways From roBOt 08

In what has become a tradition we're in no hurry to see the end of, XLR8R recently headed for Bologna in north-eastern Italy for th...[more]
Music, History, and Food Meet at Dancity Festival in Italy

Music, History, and Food Meet at Dancity Festival in Italy

Giampiero Stramaccia is the Art Director of Dancity Festival — whose 10th edition just closed in Foligno, a small Italian town ne...[more]
 
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