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Full details of the DJ-Xi, photos of which had previously leaked, have been made available for this weekend's NAMM Show.
Sat, 24 Jan 2015
Ease into Saturday with this elegant ambient session from Kyle Bobby Dunn.
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Huxley and Matrixxman will back up the UK producer on Valentine's Day.
The garage icon will join Beautiful Swimmers in the museum's planetarium next month.
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The Vancouver producer will release his debut album for on 1080p next month.
The drum machine and polyphonic synthesizer, both analog, are due out this summer.
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The Hampshire weekender returns to the Matterley Bowl in August.
Sven Väth, Ricardo Villalobos and Richie Hawtin will DJ at the two-day event in June.
The AudioFuse emphasizes versatility and ergonomics, and the French company's drum pad controller gains new sequencing abilities.
Ben UFO, Dixon, Tim Sweeney and Anthony Parasole are some of the DJs who consulted on the forthcoming MP2015.
The London event series has also added Shackleton and Luke Abbott to this year's bill.
Fri, 23 Jan 2015
The BC label's archival releases from 2007 through 2010 are up for free download, including music from Segue and Organon.
The site lists the best and most popular free VSTs available.
Check out this (nearly) complete collection of the iconic Tokyo club’s visuals.
Actor Elijah Wood and his back-to-back partner Zach Cowiek hang out at New York's A1 Records with ABC News, citing David Mancuso and Paradise Garage as inspiration for their DJ sets.
This party-rocking set closed out The Bunker's 12th anniversary this month at Output in New York.
The Finnish veteran will release a downtempo album through My Favorite Robot in March.
The Israeli superstar will host monthly parties at Sound beginning January 30th.
The longtime DJ will return to his hometown of Detroit for the free party in early February.
The Presidents' Day house meetup also features Doc Martin and Marques Wyatt
The trio will spin in Chinatown this weekend to celebrate Brenmar's new record.
Gabrielle Herbst will release a vocal-heavy album, which features production from Oneohtrix Point Never, in April.
The rising UK producer's mix CD, out in March, comprises mostly unreleased material.
The company's latest eight-by-eight, Ableton Live-centric grid controller emphasizes performance and on-the-fly tweaks.
'Temple Sleeper' is available digitally and on a one-sided 12-inch.
Apple says "EDM and Hip Hop track creation" are at the heart of Version 10.1, which is free to existing users.
The MX-1 is part mixer, part controller, part audio interface and part "step-based effector."
The techno artist's fourth album will drop on PoleGroup this April.
The DJ will play two fundraising shows in South Africa next month, with all the proceeds going to the non-profit organisation.
Lab Series Vol.1 will feature searing new tracks from Blawan and The Analogue Cops.
The Berliner's full-length will be the first artist album on Watergate Records.
The Utrecht one-dayer has revealed the lineup for this year's event, which happens in May.
Thu, 22 Jan 2015
The We Play House founder runs through some of the defining tracks from his formative years as a trance fanatic, including an early outing from Sven Väth.
The latest instalment in RBMA's 10 Mixes series focuses on the late Chicago house legend.
"Björk ideally wanted to get the whole record out, and to cut a very long story short, she made a mostly artistic decision that she wanted to get it all out. She felt very passionately about it."
Frozen Niagara Falls will come through Profound Lore in May.
XLR8R are streaming Looking Long, the Berlin-based producer's second LP.
A track has appeared for download on Aphex's soundcloud, ahead of the release of his new EP tomorrow.
In advance of the release of her first album since 2011, Pitchfork gets some rare face-time with the Icelandic artist.
Meet The Pocket Operator from Teenage Engineering.
The music identification service has just undergone a new round of financing, Bloomberg reports.
Catch the eclectic Fade To Mind DJ in his element on this live recording from Toronto this past summer.
The Spanish techno stalwart has a two-part, Kafka-inspired release on the way.
Caribou, Dixon, James Blake and Simian Mobile Disco will all head to Barcelona in May.
The LA techno head will play gigs in San Francisco and Seattle at the end of the month.
The duo will play a couple of dates with DVA Damas in late February.
The synth company will be going into NAMM with a range of new products, including a wavetable module for Eurorack systems.
The German DJ is up next in the label's Handmade Beats series.
The club's spring Friday night lineup also includes Daniel Avery's residency and a special live set from Mumdance.
They'll play the third installment of the Tinnitus Music Series early next month.
Dream A Garden, a 'record about love and resistance,' is coming through Night Slugs in March.
The Bristol DJ's new party series will see him play four homecoming shows in 2015.
Vol. 2: Dub Pressure collects tracks released between 2005 and 2008.
Details are sketchy, but the former Hype Williams member will perform parts of RELAXIN' with Lolina at a London gig on Saturday.
The UK artist has a single on the way next month, followed by an album later in the year.
The French pair will premiere their new project on Tresor, dropping two EPs in quick succession.
Wed, 21 Jan 2015
The well-liked Glasgow promoters chat future plans, past highlights and jails with the Sub Club blog.
Francis Englehardt and Paul Nickerson speak about records by Silent Servant, IVVVO and Nicki Minaj for FACT.
Application for this year's Red Bull Music Academy, taking place in Paris, are now open.
Create Digital Music has the scoop on the leaked SQ-1, which it's reported will accompany a build-it-yourself desktop module version of the MS-20 mini.
Four tracks from the Dresden imprint's techno-focussed sublabel are available to download at Bandcamp.
The young Romanian talks favourite records, the importance of good cover art and his background in classical music.
Templar Sound boss Aidan Bennison singles out a batch of Australian producers to keep an eye on, including former Breaking Through subject Andras Fox.
The Salon Des Amateurs resident threw down some records on last week's Hessle Audio show on Rinse FM.
The Swiss techno label will release a double 12-inch compilation in March.
The inventive DJ will spin his original score for the 1929 Fritz Lang film this Friday in San Francisco.
The Bushwick techno bar will be closed until early February, management explains.
The trio will play for Crossroads later this month.
The German brothers' second EP together will kick off a new label called Kitjen.
The Chilean producer will release the first of a four-part EP series on Cómeme this March.
The Craig Clouse-led band will release their next LP in March.
Flava D and Girl Unit will also play the Boston nightclub throughout the next month.
Simian Mobile Disco, KINK and Oneman will also play our Leeds party next month.
The Kreuzberg jazz festival's second edition will unfold in May.
The house hero will play an intimate gig in the Meatpacking District later this month.
The CDJ maker's latest CD-less offering is an all-in-one, laptop-free DJ system.
Jon Hopkins, Rødhåd, The Bug and Nozinja are also among the confirmed artists.
Todd Terje, Run The Jewels and Future Islands will also play the Helsinki weekender in August.
Over 20 dates across Europe and North America have been locked in, beginning this month.
Jamie Jones, Carl Craig and DJ Koze are among the names confirmed for the Frankfurt festival in June.
Tue, 20 Jan 2015
The English artist sits down with Juno Plus to discuss the unique space he’s carving out for himself in the world of techno.
The Icelandic singer's new album has just been officially released two months ahead of schedule.
The Guardian has a gallery of sketches by Spanish graphic designer Pablo Benito, whose illustrations capture clubs like Berghain, Paradise Garage and the original Tresor.
The UK label is currently broadcasting live via NTS from the ICA in London. Seven Davis Jr, Dorian Concept and Taylor McFerrin are among the DJs.
The Hotflush boss takes on recent offerings from Filter Dread, Kanye West and more.
The title track from the pair's new 1 Sec EP on XL Recordings gets a clip.
Dekmantel kick off their podcast series in style with a 90 minute slice of Marcel Dettmann's New Year's Eve set at Berghain.
The new label will see the UK producer return to the Autonomic sound he helped pioneer.
The Coral Records Internazionale boss will kick things off in Bellingham this Wednesday.
The Dutch techno veteran will play Ann Arbor, Denver and New York this week.
The American synthesizer company's System 55, System 35 and Model 15 will be manufactured once again.
The two-track I A is due out on Henke's own Imbalance Computer Music label in March.
The usual heavy-hitters—Sven Väth, Ricardo Villalobos, Richie Hawtin—will be out in force at the 21st edition of the Mannheim festival.
The fourth edition of the Turin weekender will take place across July 11th and 12th.
Dixon, Recondite, Tale Of Us and Dubfire have all reworked material from Richie Hawtin's 2014 album.
The long-running Amsterdam music and visual arts conference will return next month.
The lauded techno artist has collaborated with the Rome-based singer on Sintetizzatrice.
A raft of live acts and DJs have joined the East London festival's bill.
Mon, 19 Jan 2015
Music news editor Harriet Gibsone takes aim at festivals who are using fancy methods (Twitter, apps, etc) to reveal lineups, rather than more "traditional" methods.
"Empty Nesters" is the first taste of the American producer's new LP, What For?, which is due out in April.
The Longest Distance Between Two Points is Scottish experimental label Broken20's first transmission of 2015.
The Bristol event will take place May 23rd and 24th at Eastville Park.
Here's the animated clip for Craig's "El Solitario" remix.
You can now hear (and buy, with all proceeds going to charity) CVE Live 2011 by Caribou's Vibration Ensemble via BandCamp.
Katie Farrah Sopher is claiming over £200,000 in damages over four songs she claims she wrote, including "Latch" and "White Noise."
The shadowy techno artist's latest full-length features some of his best, and heaviest, work so far. Listen here before it drops on Delsin next week.
"Right Here, Right Now" will appear on the Moroder's first album in 30 years.
The California duo's The Sun Also Rises features contributions from session musicians and will come out in March.
Sun, 18 Jan 2015
The latest mix from the UK veteran DJ collects all-original tracks from Badimup boss Maribor.
The video for "Howlin Lupus," a first track on the Cómeme artist's debut EP, has dropped.