Thursday, 31 Mar 2011 /
The longtime Warp Records associate will head to both cities next month.
The 24-hour bash also features Dave DK and Turmspringer.
Oneohtrix Point Never, Games and Some Truths have also been billed by Bristol promoters Qu Junktions.
Joy Orbison, Boddika and Ben UFO are also confirmed for the We Fear Silence event in April.
A new location for this year's workshop series will be announced on April 11th.
Other headliners for the massive UK festival include Richie Hawtin, Pendulum, Sasha and Skream.
After three years of parties, the Berlin party has announced the formation of their own label.
2 Many DJs, Eric Prydz and Circo Loco artists have also been added to the festival in Croatia.
Drawn and Quartered is due out this June on the beatsmith's new label, BLKRTZ.
The Danish DJ/producer makes a mixtape for our former label of the month
, Lomidhigh, evoking the sound of the label yet not playing a single record from the imprint. Scuba and Matt John feature.
Wednesday, 30 Mar 2011 /
The acts will touch down in Sydney for separate dates in April in May.
The former Radio 1 DJ will play a string of shows in the US and Canada starting in mid-April.
The English indie-pop trio have a new album due out in May.
The Montreal festival will stage parties in Toronto and Vancouver next month.
Kaito will release a new album under his real name in April.
The new Bristol label will focus exclusively on collaboration. We speak with label boss Oli Warwick.
Chicago's DJ Rashad will join the UK producer for a night of juke/footwork/ghetto house at Berlin club Horst.
Lakuti will also play for the first time at the Manchester club night next month.
Tom Middleton and Mark Pritchard will compile an entry in the NRK mix series, to be released this May.
Tuesday, 29 Mar 2011 /
The deep house jock will spin a five-hour set at the Civic Underground next Saturday.
John Digweed and Ramadanman will also perform at the Irish festival this May.
The Visionquest member will command Soundslike's boat party in Lewisville next month.
Delphic, Justin Robertson and Jon Dasilva are also billed, courtesy of The Hacienda.
We look at how to keep creativity bubbling over—for longer.
Brooklyn-based duo Games will release an LP under their own names this June.
Simon Baker & Geddes, Glimpse and MANIK have also been announced for their debut London party.
Ricardo Villalobos, Sven Väth, Richie Hawtin and Luciano are among those journeying to coastal resort of Mamaia this year.
The Simple man presents a mix of his inspirations for oki-ni, which brings together music from Horace Andy, Sade, Boards Of Canada and Paul Simon.
Monday, 28 Mar 2011 /
The Australian three-piece will play album release dates in Brisbane, Sydney and Melbourne.
The Singapore superclub will commemorate their 20th birthday with Danny Tenaglia and Armin van Buuren next month.
The Circoloco residents will release a joint compilation ahead of the party's 2011 Ibiza season.
Factory Floor and SBTRKT will join the New York group for Dazed and Confused's inaugural festival.
The former Radio 1 presenter will begin a prime time slot with the UK station as of July.
The Chicago producer will make a hometown appearance next weekend alongside Derrick Carter.
The Italian festival will also include a back-to-back set from Carl Craig and Seth Troxler.
Maya Jane Coles and SBTRKT will also appear at the three-day Leicester event which begins later this week.
Sunday, 27 Mar 2011 /
The Frenchman will release his debut album this May.
Saturday, 26 Mar 2011 /
The Berlin-based lover of all things melancholic previews some upcoming tracks and airs out a few from his excellent debut EP
Friday, 25 Mar 2011 /
The man behind Monolake speaks to Passion of the Weiss about some of the myths surrounding his involvement with the company, and his surprise that another developer hasn't replicated the Live format.
Planet Mu will release the Chicago-based artist's third album.
The Japanese edition of the festival will run as originally billed next month.
The underground veteran headlines a Rise after-hours party early next month.
Steffi, Henrik Schwarz, Marc Houle and others will play a charity night at the end of March.
The producer's debut album will be released this May.
Modeselektor, Joy Orbison and Martyn will appear at The Twisted Pepper on Bank Holiday Sunday.
The British DJ will revive his Lights Out series to celebrate its tenth anniversary.
The Easter weekend warehouse party will feature Stacey Pullen, Stimming, Ralph Lawson and Solomun among others.
The Hello Repeat head doesn't do anything flashy tracklist-wise (Basic Channel, Aphex Twin, Luomo), but the results are wonderful.
Thursday, 24 Mar 2011 /
The weekly night's residents, the Future Classic DJs, will helm the decks for the night.
InFiné Music will release a second, completely new version of the La Sangre Illuminada soundtrack.
The Emeralds guitarist will release a compilation of his rarer works this May.
The Chicago house veteran headlines the new Freakout party at Senses early next month.
Electronic music reproduction is high on the agenda for the new additions to the Xone range.
The Lungfish guitarist has a second solo album on the way.
James Zabiela, Dennis Ferrer and Alex Niggemann are also set to play over two dates in May.
The London-based trio will release their debut album through Keysound Recordings in May.
The pair will appear at Perlon and Oslo label nights at the club.
The German label have released a compilation to aid relief efforts in the country.
The group brings together Ariel Pink, Floating Points, Vladislav Delay and Zomby on a monster mixtape for All Tomorrow's Parties
Wednesday, 23 Mar 2011 /
The German producer will release his third album in May.
Alex and Andy, AKA Love Fever, will also appear at the east London club night early next month.
The Icelandic trio's new album will be released by Kompakt in May.
The forthcoming synth has been developed in tandem with German producer Errorsmith.
Paul Rose will showcase his dubstep imprint in Miami this Saturday.
The Dutch producer will release Objects in a Mirror Are Closer Than They Appear this May.
Mark Broom, Gary Beck and Jerome Sydenham are also billed to play for the imprint's debut at the London club.
Arguably the most exciting breakthrough drum & bass producer in recent years mixes up tempos for FACT.
Tuesday, 22 Mar 2011 /
The Electric Independence series visits the German producer in his London apartment to dicuss the machines that have served him loyally down the years.
MIT's Prof. Christopher Ariza gives an 80-minute lecture on the subject [via Synthtopia].
The German event will also host DJ Koze, Marcel Dettmann, Ben Klock and Marcel Fengler this July.
After a canceled appearance last year, the young producer brings a live set to Smart Bar this Friday.
The new event will hit Playa del Carmen next month.
MCDE and Floating Points will also help celebrate the milestone at Paradiso this coming Saturday.
Peter Van Hoesen, Dapayk and Marcel Knopf will also play for free at Suicide Circus this Sunday evening.
The iconic disco vocalist has died age 64.
We use this Friday's Dynamic Range Day day to look at the root of this ongoing production issue.
The Visionquest man will be joined by Terry Francis, Pete Herbert and Nathan Coles.
Both producers will perform live in Barcelona over the weekend.
Bear Funk will release the Danish producer's first solo album at the end of April.
The cult producer mixes exclusively with his own music, which includes tracks from his forthcoming LP
, for LWE
Felix da Housecat and Fatboy Slim also get top billing at the Memorial Day weekend festival in Detroit.
Monday, 21 Mar 2011 /
The tech house duo will play at Revolver Upstairs this Sunday.
The famed jock will collect his singles for International Feel later this year.
The UK duo are set to unveil a new album in May.
Founders Giles Smith and James Priestley are also set to play at the opening of their 10th season on May 1st.
Wookie, Rustie and D-Bridge are also programmed for the three day takeover of Village Underground this Easter weekend.
The UK techno producer has announced limited details regarding his first full-length for over a decade.
The Romanian festival will return for a sixth edition at Bucharest's Museum of Contemporary Art this April.
Lee Burridge and Craig Richards will join forces in Miami for a Thursday boat party during Ultra week.
Ricardo Villalobos, Reboot and Seth Troxler have also been announced for the Leeds event this July
Live at Robert Johnson will release the Berlin-based Italian's first album this spring.
Sunday, 20 Mar 2011 /
The young producer's first LP is all about New York, hip hop and The Warriors.
The Detroit native will play in Sydney in late April.
Saturday, 19 Mar 2011 /
The Mojuba boss shares with Promo Mixes a demo he submitted to Berghain back in 2005.
Friday, 18 Mar 2011 /
Spearheaded by Visionquest, Crosstown Rebels and Tuning Spork, the campaign asks DJs to donate a portion of their fees. Seth Troxler fills us in on the details.
Daft Punk's original movie soundtrack to be remixed by Moby, Boys Noize and others.
The UK DJ's annual Ultra week event will also feature Richie Hawtin and Luciano.
Isolée and Robag Wruhme will represent the label at the Brussels club next weekend.
Cassy, Lee Burridge, Shonky and Stimming are among the dozens of acts confirmed for the two Ultra week events.
Boys Noize, Art Department and Roska will also play at Motion Skate Park in June.
Italoboyz join the Saved Records boss for his next party in London.
Composed beneath the aurora borealis, the duo's overlooked first album is due for release in May.
The Swedish young gun's first mix CD draws exclusively from Strictly Rhythm's catalogue.
The Black Strobe founder's next solo album is due out in May.
Thursday, 17 Mar 2011 /
Jeroen Verheij's first album in five years is due for release this May.
Alexi Delano helps the techno outfit finish the festival week in Miami next Sunday.
DJ Stingray and Kassem Mosse will join the pair at an unannounced location in the city this April.
The seaside festival in Croatia also features Timo Maas, Simon Baker and Onur Ozer among others.
Each artist headlines his own room at Corsica this weekend.
The Dutch producer will play the city's 6 D.O.G.S. venue this Saturday.
Acid, synth pop and Chicago house all run together on the West London producer's first full-length.
Jimpster and others deliver exclusive tracks on the London label's eighth Colour Series compilation.
Here's a two-hour live recording of the pair playing back-to-back at London's fabric.
Wednesday, 16 Mar 2011 /
Synth manufacturer Korg has announced that founder and chairman Tsutomu Katoh has passed away following a long battle with cancer. Matrixsynth provides a youtube documentary about Korg Industries.
The Detroit promoter takes over The Works this Friday for an audio-visual anniversary event headlined by Catz N' Dogz.
The Quebecois festival's first announcement also names Amon Tobin, Modeselektor, Horror Inc. and James Holden.
Justin Martin will also be on hand when the DC venue turns one on Thursday.
Jazzanova, La Regla DJs and Alex Cuba will join the house luminary at Cookies this weekend.
The label will bounce back next month with an EP from Italy's Madato.
The Leeds club brand bill Soulphiction and Arto Mambe for their third excursion to London.
Thrill Jockey will release the ambient duo's next LP in May.
The Israeli producer has a three-disc album in the works for Bedrock.
The Romanian producer limbers up for his next release on Rush Hour by mixing music from Mike Dehnert, Skudge, STL and Marcel Fengler for DJBroadcast.
Tuesday, 15 Mar 2011 /
The English jock will spin a four-hour slot at Chinese Laundry in April.
Previously unreleased tracks abound on the Swedish duo's first LP.
The quartet will launch their newly released DJ-Kicks mix at the Berlin club later this month.
The Glasgow DJ headlines an all-night party this Saturday along with Hans Bouffmyhre and Silent Servant.
More than 50 DJs will join Audiofly for their annual marathon in Miami.
David Kennedy will spend most of next month playing gigs in the US and Canada.
The indoor festival returns to Fabric for their annual Easter Thursday party with Tensnake, Girl Unit, Casper C and more.
What's the next step for plug-in developers? Jono Buchanan investigates.
Serbia's annual electronic music and arts event has called it quits.
Ministry of Sound have tapped the Parisian Circo Loco resident for the first edition of their new mix series.
The Berlin-based DJ crafted an elegant deep house mix in advance of last weekend's Deep Inside party in Athens.
Monday, 14 Mar 2011 /
The Warp artist will headline Index's next event at Tone.
Other main stage acts include Adam Beyer, Andrew Weatherall and Photek.
The UK crossover act handpicks his favorite up-and-comers on a new compilation.
Sebastian Devaud's installment of the esteemed mix series is due for release next month.
Other acts announced include Boys Noize, Paul Kalkbrenner and Vitalic.
The Ultra week party at Space also features Cassy and Jamie Jones.
The original score will be available on iTunes this week.
Sunday, 13 Mar 2011 /
Barry Lynn will release his fourth LP through Planet Mu in April.
The Detroit native will arrive for sets in early April.
Saturday, 12 Mar 2011 /
The Robert Johnson curator/label manager/resident DJ brings the deep house for Zukunft's new podcast series.
Friday, 11 Mar 2011 /
DJ Three, Argenis Brito and Masomenos join in the Detroit promoter's five-year anniversary, which begins this Sunday.
The Ibiza promoter have also announced the opening and closing dates for their summer season at Space.
Apparat will play the Leuven club's last party in April.
Sounds to Sample
use the example of Maya Jane Cole's "What They Say
" track in this video walk-through of producing this classic lead sound.
The woodsy festival's second edition also features Perc, Round Table Knights and A Guy Called Gerald.
The blog gets back into the promotions game this month with a party at Shibuya venue Module.
The Perc Trax boss will DJ in Chicago and New York and play live in Montreal.
Domino will release the duo's fourth album this summer.
The Guardian gives a brief rundown on the history of popular FX unit the Korg Kaoss Pad.
More than 50 new names have been added to the Spanish festival's lineup.
The UK vocalist and producer is set to release his first album through Candent Songs.
Jamie Jones and Lee Foss will release a new digital compilation next month.
Horizontal Grounds' man of mystery mixes Slash Dot Dash's third podcast.
Thursday, 10 Mar 2011 /
The owners of the Sydney venue are negotiating a new lease with a new operator.
Following last month's sampling dispute, the three artists are now planning a collaboration.
The London promoters will begin a series of parties in the city this Saturday, with Instra:mental and Martyn lined up for future events.
Daniel Bell and Kate Simko are among the new additions to the 4th edition of the Washington, DC event.
The CLR affiliate will play for the Dublin promoters at CrawDaddy later this month.
Defected will release the disco-infused compilation in April.
The sleazy disco duo's next LP is due out this May on Codek Records.
The tech house establishment turns five with a two-disc collection and a tour.
The Russian producer lines a 50 minute mix for LWE with music from Vakula, Benjamin Brunn and Eject Project.
Wednesday, 09 Mar 2011 /
The UK bass artist will spin for the Generic Collective next Friday.
Running Back will release the edit-happy duo's first full-length in May.
The UK veteran will lead an international crew of DJ's at Cameo later this month.
Fellow label founder Luca Bacchetti will also play at the East London party.
Tiesto, Katy B, Erol Alkan and many more will play the UK festival this summer.
Steve Bug, DJ Three and Hot Natured are all booked to play the LA rooftop party series.
The Asturian artist goes deep and spacey for Further Records' next LP.
Made up of Sasu Ripatti, Lucio Capece,
Derek Shirley and Mika Vainio, the new group will release their first album in May.
"Straightforward, rolling disco funkyness" is the theme on the Italian selector's lovely little mix for roof.fm.
Tuesday, 08 Mar 2011 /
Digital DJ Tips offers some practical advice on how to achieve a consistent volume level throughout your set.
Actress, Battles and Ramadanman have also been lined up for the event at Manchester's O2 Apollo this summer.
Graham Goodwin tells us about his dynamic new full-length, which features his own productions and remixes by Gui Boratto, Joel Mull, Terence Fixmer and more.
Benoit & Sergio will join the Poker Flat boss at Culture Hall next weekend.
The Berlin-based artist will release his third album this May.
Further additions to the Serbian festival include Magnetic Man, Carl Craig, Underworld and Deadmau5.
This week the column asks if an understanding of music theory is necessary to create good music.
The Manchester festival will host dozens of DJs and live acts this summer, from Kode9 to Moodymann to Simian Mobile Disco.
The Slovenian DJ takes the reins of Toolroom Records' next compilation.
Following up on his tribute mix to Larry Heard
from last year, the Deep Explorer boss turns his attention to the music of Def Mix duo Frankie Knuckles and David Morales.
Monday, 07 Mar 2011 /
Mala and Coki will be appearing in both cities later this month.
The UK duo start a live tour this week with support from Juan Maclean and Blondes.
DFA will release the avant-garde artist's next album in May.
Julio Bashmore, KiNK and Benoit & Sergio have also been confirmed for the Croatian festival this July.
The revered Detroit selector has been lined up to play the Berlin venue at the end of this month.
The two-disc package features old club tracks and new downtempo productions.
The Danish label's new collection features dub techno cuts from artists like Brendon Moeller, Deadbeat and Luke Hess.
Sunday, 06 Mar 2011 /
Classic house and mysterious new projects make up most of Achim Brandenburg's first mix CD.
Saturday, 05 Mar 2011 /
The shadowy San Francisco producer pulls together music from Cat Power, James Pants and Demdike Stare for FACT.
Friday, 04 Mar 2011 /
Tonight's party celebrates the release of the Wolkenreise EP.
The British Murder Boy does two nights in New York with a long-awaited
Chicago stop in between
Todd Terry, Tiefschwarz, The Martinez Brothers and Butch will play beneath the palms at the National Hotel next month.
Get Physical takes their series full circle with an encore mix from the label's co-founders.
The Danish trio's moody new LP is the first in a two-part series.
The party next month features label stalwarts like Martin Buttrich, Guti, and Hector.
The post-rock outfit's second LP features Matias Aguayo, Gary Numan and Boredoms' Eye on vocals.
The Prologue boss sends the Smoke Machine podcast under with the help of music from Mike Parker, T++ and Plastikman.
Thursday, 03 Mar 2011 /
Sydney and Melbourne will host the New York-based disco producer this month.
Hello? Repeat will release the Chicago native's first solo album in May.
The New York legend goes over the hill in style this weekend at Best Buy Theater.
The disco maestro's first album drops this May on Spectral Sound.
The Minus boss headlines one of five stages at the southern California festival this month.
Andrew Grant and Ryan Crosson will fly the flag for the Ibiza party brand, joined by DFA's Shit Robot.
The dubstep up-and-comer's first full-length is due out in May on Black Acre.
Ata and Arto Mwambe are among those representing the Offenbach label at Zukunft next week.
Get Physical will release the duo's first full-length in May.
Well, half of 'em. Lee Curtiss and Shaun Reeves step into the mix for fabric ahead of their appearance
at the club this weekend.
Wednesday, 02 Mar 2011 /
No Dough continue their production blog series by looking at how best to control your gain in a digital mixer, and how to get the most when working with plug-ins in your DAW.
The UK superstar is penciled in for an extended set next month.
This week we look at how to apply budget acoustic treatment to your studio room.
Mark Pritchard and Steve Spacek will release their first album together through Warp this May.
The Metalheadz duo will take center stage for the London promoter's next jaunt at The Gramaphone.
Aybee's Deeplak Recordings will release the Oakland artist's first album this month.
Matthias Tanzmann, Tania Vulcano, Kerri Chandler and Dyed Soundorom will rep the Ibizan party brand during Ultra week next month.
Martyn and Appleblim will lead a night of bass music at the Frankfurt club this month.
The Dutch producer will release his sophomore album in March on Black Hole Recordings and Magik Muzik.
The London festival's sprawling bill covers everything from Floating Points to Snoop Dogg.
The big room veteran goes "deeper" and "techier" on the upcoming double-disc mix.
One of the Two Armadillos brings Fingers Inc., Anthony Shakir and RNDM together on a mix for Little White Earbuds.
Tuesday, 01 Mar 2011 /
The new Berlin party at Pigalle Bar shows DJs steering clear of club music.
The UK DJ launches his label's 2011 residency at SET with a Tuesday
night party during Ultra week.
Francois K and co will join Optimo, Secretsundaze, Floating Points, Martyn and many more in Croatia this summer.
The Sandwell District member heads to Touch Supperclub this Friday.
Fred P, Surgeon, Shackleton, Move D and more will play at the intimate festival in Wales this July.
This year's lineup also features Darkstar, Photek, Johann Johannsson and King Midas Sound.
"Frozen Balearic gay biker house" lives on with the new French label.
The Wizard will release his next LP in April through Axis Records.