Wednesday, 29 Feb 2012 /
Derrick May, Chez Damier and Thomas Melchior will also play at Watergate next weekend.
The Norwegian space disco don will play San Francisco in March.
The Amsterdam-based duo will play three stateside gigs over the next two weekends.
My Contribution to the Global Warming compiles more than 50 productions, remixes and previously unreleased tracks.
Amon Tobin, Tim Hecker, Marcel Dettmann, Andy Stott and Matthew Herbert are among those booked for the annual festival in Manchester.
A new electronic music festival lands in Leicestershire this spring, with Spektre, Spectrasoul and more.
Ramp Recordings will release the psychedelic beatsmith's next album in April.
Diynamic Music co-founder Mladen Solomun steps up for Soundwall's 88th podcast.
Tuesday, 28 Feb 2012 /
Kompakt will release a new full-length from the German luminaries in April.
The three day camping festival has been called off because of recommendations made by the police and NSW emergency services.
The Scottish house duo will return for the first time since 2009 to play three gigs.
A new Vancouver-based collective will release music from Humans, Calamalka, Monolithium, and more.
More than 50 artists will play the back-to-back WMC parties, From Heidi and Solomun to James Zabiela and Hernan Cattaneo.
New additions include Mosca, Pinch, Kuedo, Eats Everything and dozens of others.
The bass music festival in Croatia will take its brand to clubs all around the world this spring.
Ed Banger will release the French producer's sophomore album in April.
Paul Rose works his way through a 42-track, two-hour mix for Radio 1's long-serving Essential Mix show. Plenty of material from his own Hotflush imprint rubs shoulders with music from Junior Boys, Conforce, Boddika, Shifted, Rrose, FaltyDL and I:Cube.
Monday, 27 Feb 2012 /
The Essen-based producer will release his second album on Freerange Records in April.
The Swedish-based producer will play live four shows when he arrives in Australia early next month.
Midnight City will host the veteran DJ's first Canadian gig in March.
Dekmantel will release the Ukrainian producer's next full-length in April.
The full program has been revealed for the event during Design Indaba next month.
Hyperdub will release the duo's next album in April.
A Guy Called Gerald and Sammy Dee will be among those representing the Berlin imprint at 7-9 Crucifix Lane on March 10th.
The Bristolian trip-hop artist will perform his entire debut album at Sundance London this April.
Due for release on Mule Musiq, Uwe Schmidt and Tobias Freund's next LP documents a spontaneous live set in a Nigaata hotel lobby.
Dozens of house and techno artists have been announced for the Dutch festival this summer, from Jeff Mills to John Digweed.
Nicolas Jaar, Ricardo Villalobos, Carl Craig, Shackleton and many have been billed for our corner of this summer's festival in London.
Sunday, 26 Feb 2012 /
Prologue will release the Italian techno artist's first full-length in March.
Friday, 24 Feb 2012 /
The Cocoon Records boss will be joined by Dubfire and Jamie Jones at The Metro Theatre the night before Future Music Festival.
Veronica Vasicka and others celebrate Minimal Wave Tapes Volume 2 in NYC in March.
The DFA man will play Toronto's Broken English party in March.
The Nest will also host Scratcha DVA and Altered Natives next Friday night.
The Detroit-based house artist is about to drop a double-LP on Skylax Records.
Various members of the techno collective will play two upcoming stateside parties.
The Southampton-based producer will release his debut album on Brownswood Recordings in February.
The Crosstown Rebels newcomer will release his first full-length in May.
The new festival's inaugural edition features Annie Mac, Joy Orbison, Jamie Jones, Joker and more.
Rabih Beaini provides the latest Bunker Podcast, with his live set from the club in September 2011. "This set was essentially performed all on borrowed analog gear, with nothing preset or rehearsed. Man versus machine."
Thursday, 23 Feb 2012 /
Ralph Cumbers has a new LP due out on Punch Drunk in April.
The Poker Flat boss will play gigs in Melbourne and Sydney on the first weekend of March.
The Hungarian dubstep producer'a first full-length will come out on Black Box in April.
The two producers will tour Canada together under the Red Bull Music Academy Banner.
Listed's annual boat parties will once again feature Lee Burridge, Craig Richards, Cassy and Danny Howells.
The Russian duo will release a new album on Athens' Klik Records in April.
Magda, Troy Pierce and Marc Houle will bring the sounds of their re-launched label to Chicago next month.
Improved effects and build quality are the main new features of the DJM-800 successor.
Pampa Records will release Jimmy Tamborello's next album in May.
Raster-Noton vibes abound on this experimental techno mix from the sound designer/engineer composed largely of his own material.
Wednesday, 22 Feb 2012 /
Point Blank offers up a five-minute tutorial video on writing Chicago house-style bass sounds in Ableton.
Monkeytown Records will release the duo's next LP in April.
The Hospital Records affiliate will release its third compilation album in March.
The label night will feature sets from Planetary Assault Systems, James Ruskin and Regis.
Jamie Jones, Marco Carola, Sasha and many more have been added to the bill at the South Beach hotel next month.
The New York producer otherwise known as Adultnapper will play several dates in North America.
Matias Aguayo and Joe Goddard of Hot Chip are also on the bill for Greco-Roman's party this Saturday.
The inaugural event will highlight South African DJs and producers.
R&S will release the UK producer's next album in May.
The Brooklyn dark wave duo's first full-length will come out in May on Mexican Summer.
Big beats abound on the Atlanta producer's mix for XLR8R; Locked Groove, Roska and Skudge all feature.
Tuesday, 21 Feb 2012 /
Due out in March on diametric., Xenolith shows Weinberg's experimental side.
The Berlin house DJ will play three shows in March.
The Crosstown Rebels boss will play in Montreal on Wednesday.
UMF has rolled out plans for events in Argentina, Poland, Brazil, Korea and Ibiza.
The minimal heavyweight will go back-to-back with Barem at Treehouse during WMC.
The revered dubstep DJ will play his first Canadian date on March 3rd.
The double-disc package is due out in March.
The Digbeth club will open in March, with Radio Slave, Carl Craig, Sebo K and Andre Galluzzi among those already confirmed.
Luke Slater (as L.B. Dub Corp) and Boddika will guest at next month's party.
Tevo Howard, October and residents Giles Smith and James Priestley make up the rest of the bill.
The dub techno producer will release his ninth album on Electric Deluxe.
Ahead of his forthcoming LP for Hotflush, the Berlin-based artist stacks music by Aaron Carl, Darling Farah, Boddika and Marc Houle for Juno Plus.
Monday, 20 Feb 2012 /
The Danish producer will release his third studio album on HFN Music in April.
The Mannheim tech house producer will play three shows next month to promote his upcoming album.
The Items & Things DJs will play a single Canadian date in Vancouver this March.
The Deerhunter sideman will release his second album on Kranky in April
A new full-length from Darren Cunningham is due out in April on Honest Jons.
The LA producers' joint tour includes dates at SXSW and WMC.
Seth Troxler, Loco Dice, Carl Cox and Azari & III will also play at the closing event for the conference in Ibiza.
Patrice Baumel, Melon and San Proper will represent the Amsterdam club at The Rhythm Factory this coming Saturday.
The German summer festival has confirmed more than 30 of this year's acts, including Modeselektor, Caribou, M83 and Whitest Boy Alive.
Sunday, 19 Feb 2012 /
Come On In My Kitchen captures the celebrated German club with 380 pages of pictures, interviews and essays.
Saturday, 18 Feb 2012 /
The Stones Throw artist puts together a Prince mixtape comprised of studio and live recordings as well as a few edits.
Friday, 17 Feb 2012 /
The Ibiza-based house DJ will be joined by Stacey Pullen and Clive Henry at events in Sydney and Melbourne.
This Dubspot post runs through the equipment needed for a fully functional home studio, cataloging $500 or $1000 options.
The 80-date "Living Date" tour also includes Omar Linx, XI, and more.
The American arm of the Polish festival features a typically heady cast of artists, including 2562, Demdike Stare, Hype Williams and Pole.
The Sex Tags Mania man will DJ at The Soup Kitchen in late February.
The King's Cross venue celebrates its first anniversary this Saturday.
The UK producers have just put out collections for AudioRaiders and Native Instruments respectively.
The Italian dub techno producer has combined tracks from the past few years into a sprawling compilation.
The Montreal label will launch a conceptual subsidiary aimed at experimentation in March.
The Romanian DJ will play an unannounced warehouse space in East London early next month.
Copenhagen's NWS podcast drops another vinyl-only mix, this time from Chicago house cat Hakim Murphy who serves an hour's worth of roughed-up beats and bass.
Thursday, 16 Feb 2012 /
LA's Friends of Friends will release the Whomadewho member's first solo album in May.
The German electronic pioneers will perform eight shows at New York City's MoMA
The Australian festival will debut in Kuala Lumpur with sets from The Chemical Brothers, Pendulum, Azari & III and many more.
The German trio will share the bill with Ripperton at three Voodoo parties around the country next month.
Subb-An, Matthias Tanzmann and Stacey Pullen will join the Saved Records boss at the high-end South Beach spot next month.
The audio-visual festival in Spain also features Prefuse 73, Kuedo, Holy Other and more.
A new mix from the Gomma label founders is due out in March.
Tensnake, Cassy, Maya Jane Coles, Tale of Us and nearly 150 others have been added to the festival in Miami.
The Sandwell District man puts together a blistering two-hours of techno for the CLR podcast, beginning with Cabaret Voltaire and ending with Throbbing Gristle.
Wednesday, 15 Feb 2012 /
The Swedish artist has compiled ten acoustic songs.
The English disco veteran will play a total of eight gigs in the two countries from February 19th.
The label will host events in Europe and the United Kingdom, with Claro Intelecto and the Zenker Brothers confirmed to appear.
The Boston duo takes on the West Coast for three dates next weekend.
Speedy J will throw parties in Amsterdam, London and Lausanne this spring.
Penalune also features on the Brooklyn label's first EP.
Missed him on Boiler Room? No worries. You can catch the rare recorded live set from the Innervisions boss with a few new exclusives from his labels on Soundcloud at the link above.
Lil' Louis, Public Enemy and Jeff Mills will headline the festival in Detroit.
Tuesday, 14 Feb 2012 /
Trilogy will host the UK artist for an underground party next weekend.
Exit Records will release the Romanian producer's first full-length in March.
Hot Creations' Miguel Campbell is the other announced guest for the March 4th party.
Reboot, Maayan Nidam and Alex Picone will join the Cadenza boss at a TBA location in May.
Stones Throw will reissue the LA beatsmith's first album, complete with a second disc of unreleased material.
The three-day festival in Hackney features Hot Chip, Magnetic Man, Little Dragon and more, plus stages by Warm, Crosstown Rebels and Rinse FM among others.
Recent Balance mix
contributor Deetron provides the latest LWE podcast, with tracks by Scott Grooves, Radiohead, Boddika & Joy O, Floating Points and Mr Fingers all included.
Monday, 13 Feb 2012 /
Unknown, the first album from Funke's project with Julienne Dessagne, will come out in March on Kompakt.
The NEU! founder will play four shows in Australia this March with former band members Dieter Mobius and Hans Lampe.
Gold Panda, Toro Y Moi and Broadcast are among the selections on the Scottish indie group's second contribution to the series.
Shitkatapult! will release the Berlin-based duo's first full-length in March.
Murk, Planet E, Wolf + Lamb, Supplement Facts and Crosstown Rebels are all part of the Miami club's schedule this March.
The Midlands' longest running club night returns to Subway City on 25th February, with Surgeon and Regis headlining.
Fauxpas Musik will release Celestial Light Beings in March.
Sunday, 12 Feb 2012 /
Drumpoet Community will release the Irish house producer's next full-length in April.
Saturday, 11 Feb 2012 /
The expertly curated Noise In My Head grabs the Salon des Amateurs resident for a splendid guest mix of experimental and folk sounds. Acts with names like Paramashivam trifft Roland & Die Dadadogs abound.
Friday, 10 Feb 2012 /
Damian Lazarus and Art Department will head up a party in Melbourne and a stage at Sydney's Playground Weekender early next month.
The Polish festival's initial lineup also features Rustie, Sepalcure, L-Vis 1990 and Gang Gang Dance.
Taking place in Oslo’s Middelalderparken, the festival features a wide variety of artists including Björk, The Stone Roses, Feist, Refused and many more.
The Portishead member's new outfit has an album in the works for Stones Throw.
The French DJ has six gigs in Canada and the US coming up this month.
The CAMP Basement will host the first edition of the new series on February 25th.
The festival in Geneva features experimental acts like Mouse on Mars alongside DJs like Steve Bug, Radio Slave, Pépé Bradock and Martyn.
Four Tet, STL, Plastikman, Martyn, Kenny Larkin, Lukid, Wesley Matsell, James Holden: the Border Community man's mix for Inverted Audio is most definitely wide-ranging.
Thursday, 09 Feb 2012 /
The mysterious bass outfit's two-disc debut album will come out in April.
Shades of Gray will debut their new live act at upcoming parties in Melbourne and Sydney.
The veteran techno artist comes stateside next weekend for a night in Los Angeles.
The Smallville artist will make his US debut this month.
The Detroit label's new compilation features material from Jared Wilson and Agents of Woe among others.
This Spring, Claude VonStroke and friends will play at parties on both sides of the Atlantic.
Due out on CLR's new sub-label, CLRX, the album features guest appearances from Gary Numan and Martin L. Gore.
Life and Death's Manfredi Romano turns in the third edition in the label's podcast series, stitching together a tidy 4/4 selection that features Redshape, SCB and Genius of Time.
Wednesday, 08 Feb 2012 /
Started together with Stuart Leath, Emotional Rescue and Emotional Response highlight old obscurities and new experimental music.
Take a trip into the analogue junkie's lair, where--among other things--he reveals that he owns one of Aphex Twin's early synths on which he composed his recent RDJCS5
The disco veteran returns for another all-night set in New York this week.
Wolf + Lamb will release the Boston duo's first full-length in April.
More than 100 artists have been announced for the seven-stage festival in Manchester.
Deadmau5, Squarepusher and Nicolas Jaar are confirmed in Spain, while Modeselektor tops festival's first event in South Africa.
Sandwell District's phantom figure works his way through a wide variety of sounds from labels such as Modern Love, Sähkö, Mego and many more.
Tuesday, 07 Feb 2012 /
The next annual all-Cocoon mix CD is due out in March.
The Hot Creations artist will play four gigs in Australia later this month.
Ben Klock, Scuba and more will be in attendance at the April event, while Sub:stance will also stage a party at Vox in Leeds this coming weekend.
Boddika, Goth-Trad and Hyetal will also appear at the Lyon event in March.
Six years since it launched, the UK label has put together a retrospective compilation.
The San Francisco party celebrates its anniversary later this month with Ewan Pearson, Tim Green and more.
The x-ray themed album will come out this month on RVDS's label, It's.
Noir, Treasure Fingers and Franky Rizardo have each compiled a mix for the latest edition of In The House.
The summer festival in Croatia features Dixon, Motor City Drum Ensemble, Dennis Ferrer and more.
Recorded at No Way Back at The Bunker in New York, here's a 30 minute live synth jam from the Spectrum Spools producer.
Monday, 06 Feb 2012 /
The next installment in the long-running compilation series will be released on Compost Records at the end of March.
The Belgian duo will play shows in Melbourne, Sydney and Perth next weekend.
Josh Dahlberg's Detroit-based label celebrates its birthday this weekend.
The two festivals will take place a week apart from each other at The Gardens Tisno in Croatia.
The London DJ and producer's first mix CD is due for release in April.
Blawan and Pariah will appear under their techno moniker on March 2nd, with Redshape and Objekt also appearing.
The Leipzig-based outfit will release their third album on Compost in April.
The Norwegian ambient duo will release their third album on Glacial Movements next month.
The Friends Of Friends
pair talk on camera to Dubspot
regarding their respective musical upbringings on the west coast, and drop into the New York production school for a Logic session.
The man behind NRK has a new house label in the works.
Sunday, 05 Feb 2012 /
The sixth edition of Mobilee's compilation series comes complete with a documentary about the German duo.
Saturday, 04 Feb 2012 /
From under the radar, Chicago's Amir Alexander lays down a choice selection of house cuts that includes James Cotton, Hakim Murphy and Kerri Chandler.
Friday, 03 Feb 2012 /
The UK techno artist is booked to play four shows in Australia from late February to early March.
We chat with club owner Yoni Margulies about the Berlin club's five-year run.
Delsin will release the UK techno artist's third album in April.
Scuba and co will head to the newly refurbished Bristol venue on February 10th.
The London institution flaunts its 4/4 side with a tech house-heavy mix from the London-based DJ.
The French DJ/producer has just made one of the highlight sets from last year's Sonar festival downloadable. It features plenty of 2011's biggest tunes, including tracks from Todd Terje, Caribou and Tiger & Woods.
Thursday, 02 Feb 2012 /
The eclectic, unmixed collection is due out in March on Gilles Peterson's label, Brownswood Recordings.
The Melbourne house and techno producer's first long player will be released on his own Haul Music imprint this month.
The site chats with lo-fi producer Tycho about his set-up, his sound and how his background in graphic designer affects his music.
The Critical Recordings boss is next in line for the London club's mix series.
The Chicago house artist pays a visit to New York next weekend.
Fred P and Tama Sumo will also appear at The Monkey Bar's second birthday celebrations.
The Norwegian music festival and conference has confirmed DJ Harvey, Four Tet, The Field and many more.
Move D, Kassem Mosse, Lowtec and Even Tuell will all play the London club later this month.
The Canadian producer's first full-length is due for release in March.
The three outfits will team up for two days of partying this April, with Jamie Jones, Maceo Plex, Cassy and many more.
The first in a new Workshop mix series comes from label head Jens Kuhn. The genre on SoundCloud says "Odd Music" which is a pretty accurate description, given the inclusions of Oni Ayhun, Kassem Mosse, Actress and Autechre.
Wednesday, 01 Feb 2012 /
Mote Evolver will release the mysterious techno artist's first full-length in April.
Both American house staples will play Defected's party in London this month.
The Lyon festival has confirmed New Order, Modeselektor, Maya Jane Coles and more.
The pioneering disco-punk group makes a rare appearance at Mezzanine in early March.
The all-day Sunday party also features Magda, Maya Jane Coles, Soul Clap and Maceo Plex among others.
Taking place at London Pleasure Gardens, the festival also features ATOL, a new project by Marcel Dettmann, Modeselektor and Shed, among many others.
The gang's all here for Crosstown Rebel's annual shindig in Miami.
Rod Modell's "Living Room Mix" for the Electric Deluxe podcast series collects the horizontal sounds of Burial, William Basinski, Tim Hecker and Mark Ernestus.
Tuesday, 31 Jan 2012 /
The Arto Mwambe member will release his first solo album in April.