Thursday, 27 Apr 2006 /
Barcelona, unlike many cities around the world, has a lot of great clubs with pleanty of parties but within the scene there is definitely room for something a little bit different.
Grzegorz Demiañczuk and Wojciech Tarañczuk offer an unlikely take on minimal tech house straight outta Poland.
Although the word ‘Trance’ will cause purists to shake their head, try telling the legions of fans around the world who still flock to see the man with the biggest crowd pull in electroni
Wednesday, 26 Apr 2006 /
Voom Voom, a collaboration of three of leftfield electronic music's brightest talents have announced the release of their debut album ‘Peng Peng’ through !K7.
Brothers in and out of the studio, Shiloh (Colin and Justin Moreh), have announced the release of their debut album ‘Bleed’ through quality stable Baroque Records.
It is Disney folklore -- in the hardest of hearts lurks the sensitive softie. But what about the men who come bearing banging techno?
Tuesday, 25 Apr 2006 /
Jamal Moss (aka the Hieroglyphic Being) and Gerard Hansen (aka Convextion) headline the Channel 2 party on Sunday 30 April at South London's Corsica Studios.
It’s the end of April and Global Warming is having its full effect on northerners, bringing them out of hibernation early for a Circus Bank Holiday Special.
The annual Melbourne Breaks Unite party is on again this Saturday 29 April in Melbourne. The party will be a fundraising event with nearly 50 DJs/live acts playing d'nb, breaks & hip hop.
Monday, 24 Apr 2006 /
Yearning for a festival in an exotic locale? Had enough of white sandy beaches and desert isles? How about partying in an abandoned steel pit?
Modular Monthly have striped the Simian Mobile Disco from their local East London hang so they can kick it at Honky Tonks in Melbourne and The Basement in Sydney.
Pioneering record label Global Underground has reached a decade in its lifespan. To celebrate the longevity of the label GU will release a classic 4 disc long player.
London based house output MN2S have announced the release of ‘Believe Me’, the third single from funky house duo and 2006 MN2S residents The Jinks.
Notoriety came with the infectious hook of ‘Lola’s Theme’, but since then The Shapeshifters have forged a musical path beyond initial expectations. You can catch them downunder on 6 date t
The eighth edition of the RA Podcast is from Parisian Dan Ghenacia.
Tag teaming with SW4 on the August Bank Holiday Weekend, Get Loaded in the Park rock n’ rolls its way into the grassy plains of Clapham Common for a 3rd consecutive year.
Sunday, 23 Apr 2006 /
Defected Records decision to re-release ‘Blaze Featuring Barbara Tucker – Most Precious Love’ this month has turned out to be an inspired choice as the track storms up the charts.
Friday, 21 Apr 2006 /
Do you own one of the 8.5 million iPods that have been sold since 2001?
It doesn't seem like so long since Zero 7's previous artist album - When it Falls - was released to great praise. Now, nearly two years on and we will soon see their latest work 'The Garde
New York’s ROBOTS crew have arranged four very different parties in the Month of May to showcase a selection of the artists, live acts and labels in the world of electronic music that are
Two wonderfully eccentric an innovative musicians in their own right Tiga and theScissor Sisters will perform together at the Bowery Ballroom in NYC in April.
Thursday, 20 Apr 2006 /
A decade as one of the worlds premier house outputs and OM:Records show no signs of slowing down. Their next trip away from the West Coast Sound that label is synonyms with is into the wor
London based duo, Cass and Mangan, are another example of established UK producers enjoying a new wave of success as electro house artists.
Grammy Award Winner and owner of Stereo Nightclub in Montreal, David Morales, will launch a new after-hours and event venue in Toronto this month.
Renaissance welcome back South America's top DJ, Hernan Cattaneo, for its latest compilation, 'Sequential'.
Rob Da Bank and his crew of merry men have validated some of the initial Bestival speculation and quashed other rumours doing the rounds with more additions to the 2006 line-up.
Ali B will bring his Air Live bandwagon to Cargo (London) later this month. Going live from the get-go acclaimed new live outfit, Hyper, Atomic Hooligan, and Future Funk Squad will step up
Hot on the heels of their brand new album, Fuzzy Touring bring the mighty Aquasky to these shores once again.
Wednesday, 19 Apr 2006 /
Pioneering breaks DJ and production outfit, the Stanton Warriors, are set to release a double album of remixes and new material.
Tuesday, 18 Apr 2006 /
Norwegian ambient minimalist Geir Jenssen aka Biosphere is to perform a live accompaniment to a film by artist and filmmaker Egbert Mittelstaedt this month in theatres around the UK.
The title sponsors and main headliners for Detroit's Electronic Music Festival 2006 have been announced.
After a huge launch party with Carl Cox at The Brixton Academy, the wheels are firmly in motion for another South West Four summer extravaganza.
Monday, 17 Apr 2006 /
Exciting Las Vegas independent label Soulsupplement Records have announced the release of their debut EP titled ‘Lessons’. Released on May 16 the EP is written and produced by label heads.
We Love Sounds have announced their third annual We Love Sounds Winter Festival to take place on Sunday 11 June 2006.
Hot on the heels of their highly successful launch night, Club Class return to Ministry Of Sound for their second party in the big smoke.
Radiohead's 'Everything In Its Right Place' has received the remix treatment courtesy of Yoruba Records label boss, Osunlade.
Carl Cox, Sasha, John Digweed, Steve Lawler. Space Ibiza have gone for the big guns for their Opening Party on the first Sunday of June.
Paolo Mojo will take the Balance 009 tour to North America in May.
Sunday, 16 Apr 2006 /
The seventh chapter of our Podcast comes from Resident Advisor columnist Bill Patrick.
Friday, 14 Apr 2006 /
Bugged Out! will team up with London record shop Phonica Records for a Sunday party at The Key on April 30th.
Steve Bug and Âme have created the deep sexy house soundtrack for a new stylish compilation 'Dessous presents Eccentris: Skin Is In'.
Defected Records have announced the line-ups for their sixteen-week 2006 residency in Ibiza at Pacha.
Thursday, 13 Apr 2006 /
Two of the fastest growing underground scenes Psy Trance and Breaks are set to merge for a new joint venture in London.
Promoters of popular Northern club Goodgreef have announced a new monthly party in Newcastle.
Wednesday, 12 Apr 2006 /
Following on from last years ‘Nightdrive’ double CD mix, Scottish wonderchaps Slam are dropping another funk and future techno onslaught in May.
Deep Haven Music have announced the release of their WMC 06 soulful mover and shaker Big Brooklyn Red’s ‘He Moves’.
Tuesday, 11 Apr 2006 /
The boys behind the UK label Crosstown Rebels, Damian Lazarus and Matthew Styles, have compiled two CDs for the label's latest compilation 'Get Lost!'
One of RA’s favourite summer jaunts is the TDK Cross Central event, this year on Saturday 26th and Sunday 27th August.
There have been murmurs around club land that Manchester institution Sankeys Soap would soon be closing its doors. RA can now confirm that this is true.
This May sees Guido Schneider make a return to Poker Flat Recordings with the release of his debut artist album, 'Focus On'.
Monday, 10 Apr 2006 /
Popular Danish DJ/Producer Tim Andresen is building momentum in 2006. After a weekend playing in London Scandinavian fans can catch him over the next months.
Detroit Up beat Jazz and funk band NOMO have announced a US tour to promote their new album ‘New Tones’, which hits shelves in May.
Party Proactive have announced their biggest party plans to date with a ash at Turnmills on Saturday 20th May.
The next instalment of the RA Podcast comes from Leftroom Record's Matt Tolfrey.
Uncivilized World will release 'Blue Potential', a DVD of the performance by Jeff Mills and the Montpellier Philharmonic Orchestra which took place in France last year.
Sunday, 09 Apr 2006 /
DJ Rolando will follow up 2003's 'Nite:Life' with a brand new selection of sounds for the West London house output, NRK.
Friday, 07 Apr 2006 /
With Homelands missing this year, and a handful of new and evolved festivals going on pleasing to see Creamfields back with what looks to be a great selection of artists to push their 2006
Popular summer spot Somerset House have warned fans not to respond to online advertisements for fake shows at the picturesque central London live music venue.
Thursday, 06 Apr 2006 /
In support of his new ‘Get Salted’ release Miguel Migs is returning for a mini tour Down Under.
After a short break to restructure, Simple Records has announced a hectic release schedule for the remainder of the year.
House aficionados will be hitting the streets of the Windy City when it hosts Move, the Chicago International House Music Festival, on the July 22-23 weekend.
The widely travelled vocal genius has announced a European tour to compliment a busy year of releases.
Wednesday, 05 Apr 2006 /
Ellen Allien and Apparat, two artists who differ in their musical context have joined forces for the longplayer 'Orchestra Of Bubbles'.
Summer 2006 sees French electro techno purveyor, The Hacker, release his second mix compilation 'A.N.D.N.O.W…'.
The line-up for Sonar, the biggest, broadest and most anticipated event on the world's electronic music calendar, has been released.
There’s something fishy going on at Together’s Aquatic Adventure on Bank Holiday Saturday 29th April.
Popular DJ in commercial contemporary dance music circles, Judge Jules has announced a twin album onslaught on America.
Tuesday, 04 Apr 2006 /
Chilean DJ and producer Luciano has recorded 'Sci.Fi Hi.Fi Volume 2', the next mix compilation for Soma.
Taking place at Long Marston Airfield (near Stratford-upon-Avon) the full weekend of hedonistic fun is scheduled to take place on Friday 28th & Saturday 29th of July.
Monday, 03 Apr 2006 /
East London musical fashionistas Mulletover have announced the full scope of their Easter party plans and two epic after party sessions.
Air Recording’s will wait until the 5th month of this year for their first single release of 2006, but assure us that it will be worth the wait.
Sunday, 02 Apr 2006 /
Our fifth Resident Advisor podcast comes from Finnish talent Kiki.