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Premiere: Konvex & The Shadow Feat. Frag – Shining Like Haloes (The Drifter Remix)

These TOP CLASS reinterpretations of Konvex & The Shadow’s “Shining Like Haloes” (including Stimming) will be one of the hig...[more]

Label Showcase: Permanent Vacation

Consistently reinforcing its home city of Munich’s musical heritage since 2006, Permanent Vacation’s beach chair electronica, f...[more]

Castello Festival Nestles Into Polish Countryside For Intimate Weekend

A picturesque festival with a focus on social responsibility, Castello Festival nestles itself into the Polish Forest for the first...[more]
Adam Marshall Next on Maeve

Adam Marshall Next on Maeve

Adam Marshall is next up on Maeve, the label of Mano Le Tough, The Drifter, and Baikal. Adam Marshall has long been an artist admir...[more]

Interview: 10 Years Of Permanent Vacation

Permanent Vacation, the label of Tom Bioly and Benjamin Fröhlich, celebrates 10 years in 2017. Having taken care of its home city ...[more]
GEM Festival Returns as "World's Longest Festival"

GEM Festival Returns as "World's Longest Festival"

GEM Fest—Georgia Electronic Music Festival—will return in 2017, this time claiming to be the "world's longest festival." GEM Fe...[more]
Mano Le Tough Preps Maeve EP

Mano Le Tough Preps Maeve EP

Mano Le Tough is set to release a new EP titled Arganol 'N' All. The three-track dancefloor-ready EP will be the Irish DJ-producer...[more]
[INTERVIEW + EXCLUSIVE MIX] SBTH Bring 'LOSSLESS' Label Showcase to NYC with Aera & Fiction NY @ Analog BKNY This Weekend!

[INTERVIEW + EXCLUSIVE MIX] SBTH Bring 'LOSSLESS' Label Showcase to NYC with Aera & Fiction NY @ Analog BKNY This Weekend!

This Saturday, April 29th, NYC's dance music collective, Fiction teams up with LOSSLESS founders, Mathias Schober and Thomas Herb (...[more]
Isolée Arrives on Maeve

Isolée Arrives on Maeve

Isolée will release a new EP on Maeve, the label run by The Drifter, Mano Le Tough, and Baikal. The Mangroove EP came about last...[more]
Download a New Mix from The Drifter

Download a New Mix from The Drifter

Ireland's Mark Flynn—better known as The Drifter—has shared a new mix in advance of the Life and Death and Maeve showcase in Me...[more]
Life and Death x Maeve Showcase (Off BPM)

Life and Death x Maeve Showcase (Off BPM)

Attention techno lovers in Mexico. Two of the most prolific electronic music imprints are coming together next Saturday for a fairy...[more]
The Drifter Offers Up Joakim Rework

The Drifter Offers Up Joakim Rework

The Drifter—a former subject of our Bubblin' Up series—has shared a new rework of Joakim's last cut on Life and Death as a fre...[more]

Mano Le Tough Shares His Debut Essential Mix

Photo courtesy of Sweat Lodge agencySwitzerland-based, Ireland-born DJ Mano Le Tough shared his debut Essential Mix for BBC Radio 1...[more]

N.A.M.E. Festival Podcast By The Drifter

Together with his two close friends, Mano Le Tough and Baikal, The Drifter handles the renowned Maeve label. The label has quickly ...[more]
Baikal Returns to Maeve

Baikal Returns to Maeve

Dutch DJ-producer Baikal has announced plans to release the Pelican's Flight EP towards the end of this month, marking his return...[more]

Coachella’s Iconic Do LaB Stage Reveals Brilliant 2016 Lineup

Coachella‘s notorious technicolor Do LaB Stage, a.k.a. “Big Fish,” is, to put simply, just a small glimpse of the beautiful...[more]
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The Return of the 'Big Fish': Do LaB Unleashes a Monster Coachella Lineup

Deep in the throes of the Empire Polo Grounds that house internationally-acclaimed music and arts festival Coachella, resides a mag...[more]
Maeve Welcomes Ed Davenport; Stream Here

Maeve Welcomes Ed Davenport; Stream Here

The Berlin-based label have welcomed long time friend Ed Davenport for their eighth release, entitled Silver Walks. Maeve is the im...[more]

PL0T and Poplife bring Life and Death's Mind Against & DJ Tennis for Miami Music Week, as part of their X,Y series

After an incredible 2015 with some spectacular events featuring the likes of Innervisions, Life and Death, and Maeve artists includ...[more]
DGTL Festival Announces Its Full Line Up

DGTL Festival Announces Its Full Line Up

DGTL have announced all the acts that will play over a total of twelves stages during their Easter weekend event this year. Set in ...[more]
Podcast 414: The Drifter

Podcast 414: The Drifter

In his Bubblin’ Up piece for XLR8R earlier this year, Mark Flynn (a.k.a. The Drifter) explained the details of his rise. In short...[more]

9 Artists You Must See At Miami's III Points

Next weekend, III Points Festival is set to take place in Miami. III Points is not your typical music festival, the experience cele...[more]
Bubblin' Up: The Drifter

Bubblin' Up: The Drifter

It's known for a plethora of quality exports, but—despite the Irish heritage of artists like Niall "Mano Le Tough" Mannion—Irel...[more]
Maeve Label Announces Rare Label Showcase in Dublin on August 8

Maeve Label Announces Rare Label Showcase in Dublin on August 8

Maeve Records and Red Bull Music Academy have announced a very special Maeve Showcase at District 8 on August 8. This event will...[more]

Innervisions: The Magic of Detroit's City Club

Day one of Movement came to a close and the after parties came to life. Earlier last month, Paradigm Presents and the Leland City C...[more]

Movement Detroit Afterparties

Next weekend Detroit will be invaded by dance music lovers from all over for the tenth edition of Movement. Hart Plaza will turn in...[more]
Piknic Electronik Announces Stacked Lineup For Hometown Festival

Piknic Electronik Announces Stacked Lineup For Hometown Festival

Future Disco presents "All Day Dancing"

Award-winning compilation series and event brand Future Disco are back with a brand new compilation series, capturing the irrefutab...[more]
 
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