Monday, 30 Apr 2012 /
The London techno party will team with Scand for an event at Rhythm Factory this coming Sunday.
Christopher Ernst has teamed up with the visual artist Reid Bingham for a DVD on Broken20.
We break down some of this year's May 1st clubbing options in the German capital.
The self-proclaimed "underground" festival will take place in Oregon this June.
Ben Klock, Dixon, Zip, Kerri Chandler and Ellen Allien are among the more than 25 artists booked for Ibiza's first DC-10 party of the summer.
The San Diego-based producer will release his second album of the year on Samurai Red Seal in July.
Saturday, 28 Apr 2012 /
The Hot Natured man will headline a new night at the Ibiza club this summer.
Spanish site Only House Music are hosting a 17-track selection from Mole collaborator Chris Hreno, who dives into classic house material from Virgo Four, Romathony, Soul Capsule and The Persuader.
Friday, 27 Apr 2012 /
The Brooklyn disco duo will play in San Francisco next weekend.
SLEEP IS COMMERCIAL has just put out an extended LP from the Israeli artist.
Dyed Soundorom and a:rpia:r have also been booked for upcoming parties from the Leeds outfit.
The Berlin-based producer and DJ will play a sole Canadian date in Toronto in May.
Kevin Martin gives us the scoop on his cheerfully misanthropic new 7-inch outlet.
Visionquest, Jeff Mills, A-Trak and Fedde le Grand are among the dozens of artists booked for the Dutch festival this year.
The French artist will release his third album in June on Because Music.
In this first part of Beatportal's new feature series which focusses on producers in the traditional sense of the term, Pearson discusses ghost-writing, his proudest production moments and the biggest challenges he's faced in the studio.
The German DJ and producer will release her next album in June through her own label, Terminal M.
The NYC dub(ish) techno producer and DJ gives Inverted Audio a retrospective live mix of the best of his Steadfast label. His own work (under several aliases), Furesshu, Incyde and Sigha all feature.
Brainfeeder will release the Chicago producer and MC's first album in July.
Thursday, 26 Apr 2012 /
The Suol deep house producer will play three shows on his second visit down south this May.
Diplo, Seth Troxler, Nile Rodgers and Carl Cox will all take the mic at the conference in Ibiza next month.
Next weekend's three-night program at the Portland club will also feature Angel Alanis.
The Sheffield house and techno party will celebrate its first anniversary with the French producer and Laura Jones.
The German DJ will help the Brussels night celebrate its fifth anniversary in May.
Verboten will bring Matthias Tanzmann and DJ Sneak among others to NYC for a Circoloco party.
The four-day off-Sonar festival features Loco Dice, Marcel Dettmann, Tiga and dozens of others.
The hip-hop innovator will has plans to release a collection of previously unheard archival material.
A new label run by Japan's DJ Nobu will launch in May with an album from Iori.
The latest CLR podcast comes from Berlin-based DJ/producer Patrick Gräser, AKA Answer Code Request, who presents an hour of multifarious club-ready techno.
A two-disc retrospective due out in June collects 26 of the Glaswegian duo's original productions and remixes.
Wednesday, 25 Apr 2012 /
DJ History's Bill Brewster will play at the Sydney party's anniversary.
The Bug, Jesper Dahlbäck and Bill Youngman have also been booked for the non-profit Swedish festival.
The New York DJ will play his first ever set in LA at a private location next month.
Stranger Then Paradise and Deep Secrets will host both artists in Washington, DC this weekend.
Taking place in June, the new festival in Croatia also features Inxec, Droog, SpectraSoul, and more.
The Hamburg label will run a weekly Tuesday party on the island this summer.
After the cancellation of the wider Pride House series of events at Clapham Common, the party has been left to search for a new home.
The Montreal label will release a new techno compilation this June.
Ascetic Ideals, the second album from Whittaker's solo project, is due out in May on Modern Love.
As they gear up for this coming weekend's Communikey festival
in Boulder, Colorado, the 13th podcast from the event sees Steofan mixing up artists—Laurie Anderson, Kyle Hall, Peaking Lights, Deniz Kurtel—who will be performing across the five days.
Heidi presents Jackathon Jams has music in the pipeline from Maya Jane Coles, Deniz Kurtel, Miss Kittin and more.
Tuesday, 24 Apr 2012 /
speaks to Liine MD Gareth Williams, who discusses the possibilities of multi-touch apps using Lemur
The original Hacienda resident will play at the next High Flyers Little Secret party on June 23rd.
Ellen Allien, Pan-Pot and a whole host of others will be playing the May 6th event.
The German duo's next compilation is darker and weirder, with tracks from Monolake, Prefuse 73 and Diamond Version, AKA Alva Noto and Byetone.
The UK duo will play a series of dates on the West Coast this May.
Taking place at Portmeirion in Wales, the event also features Francois K, Erol Alkan, Andrew Weatherall and Optimo.
The popular music hosting site has relaunched with a new business-oriented aim.
As always the massive festival will feature dozens of dance music's biggest names, from Armin van Buuren to Visionquest.
Gerd Janson, Lawrence and Smallpeople make up the rest of the bill at the Hamburg label's birthday party.
In the first of a new Night Slugs podcast series, label boss Bok Bok mixes an hour of twitchy, bass-heavy dance music with selections from Levon Vincent, Kowton, and plenty of his own label's material, including exclusives from himself and Jam City.
The dual-disc package features mixes from Intergalactic Gary and Flemming Dalum.
Monday, 23 Apr 2012 /
One half of the Hamburg tech house duo will play three shows here in June.
Maurice Fulton, Factory Floor, Maria Minerva and Connan Mockasin are among the acts playing at this year's two-day, multi-venue event.
Loscil and Lawrence English will also play the Seattle weekender this August.
Dixon, Âme, Tale Of Us and Henrik Schwarz make up the rest of the bill for the evening party at a new venue, El Monasterio.
The two techno DJs share a bill at Public Works next month.
The Hamburg duo will release their debut album on Smallville in June.
The three-LP, one-CD set will come out on the London producer's own Woe To The Septic Heart imprint.
Tresor will release a new album from the Swayzak member in June.
The 18th edition of the Spanish desert festival will feature The Prodigy, Richie Hawtin, Wu Tang Clan and many others.
Saturday, 21 Apr 2012 /
Recorded sometime around 9:00 AM at last month's Sub:stance
party, this back-to-back set shows the two artists nailing that hard-to-define Panorama Bar vibe.
Friday, 20 Apr 2012 /
The Melbourne deep house producer will headline the Sydney party on April 28th.
The Finnish house artist's debut album will be released next month.
The veteran DJ will headline Vessel's regular Thursday night party in June.
The Hamburg imprint will take over the city's Gibb Street Warehouse, with Solomun and H.O.S.H both representing.
John Digweed, Marco Bailey and Sian will represent the English imprint next week.
Boddika, Scratch Perverts and Eats Everything will also feature at the eight-venue party in May
Skoozbot is also confirmed for the all-day party at TV Lounge early next month.
The Dutch techno producer will debut a new alias with an album on Echocord in August.
The software company will have a showcase at the festival featuring Jamie Lidell and Tim Exile among others.
Stroboscopic Artefacts' Lucy presents a lesson in techno tension, otherwise known as the 193rd mix in the Electronic Explorations series. Conforce, Rrose, Morphosis and new music by Lucy all features.
The King and Queen studio, housed within the island's Ushuaia complex, has recently thrown open its doors—Luciano, Seth Troxler and David Guetta all appear in this video introduction.
The US developer's latest software is all about sampling.
Thursday, 19 Apr 2012 /
The Ninja Tune producer will be bringing his "ISAM" rig to Victoria this June.
If you're thinking of making the switch, DJ Tech Tools has a tidy little beginner's guide.
San Soda, Altered Natives and Alex Picone will also play the Rome event this month.
Röyksopp, Byetone, Tommy Four Seven and Black Sun Empire have also been billed for this summer's festival in Poland.
A collaboration with Blkmarket Membership, the night also features Akufen (as Horror Inc.), Craig Richards and Taimur Agha.
Loefah and Boddika will play April's instalment of the Amsterdam monthly bass night.
The Bristol producer will release his eponymous album in May on H.E.N.C.H
The brain behind Ostgut Ton keeps it deep on the label's next mix CD.
The party at Newcastle's Digital later this month will also see sets from Maceo Plex and Pearson Sound.
Planet Mu will release the Italian producer's second album in June.
The Ki Records boss mixes up tracks by James Holden, Oni Ayhun and Throwing Snow for teshno.
Shy FX, Breakage and B.Traits are next in line for the London club's mix series.
Wednesday, 18 Apr 2012 /
The two young UK producers will play three shows during their first visit down south.
Mirau will release the German house artist's first album in May.
This year's lineup includes Seth Troxler, DJ Koze, Modeselektor and Raresh, plus the usual suspects.
Residents for the Tuesday night series in Ibiza include Skrillex, Annie Mac, Chase & Status and Eric Prydz.
The latest additions also include Guy Gerber, Âme, Maya Jane Coles and Green Velvet.
The Austrian bass producer will be joined by Archie Pelago for a single US date in May.
The first release on a new label by Holic, the London promoters, comes out this month.
Due out in June, the compilation packs in 24 of Denis Karimani's finest techno bangers.
New York's Fred P likes his house deeper than most—and this 70-minute mix for Trace A Line is no exception.
The Night Slugs artist will release his first full-length in May.
Tuesday, 17 Apr 2012 /
Sasha, Boys Noize, Art Department, Visionquest and many others will play the new Chicago festival.
CAMP will host labels like Left Blank, Local Action and Man Make Music at the one-day event this coming Saturday.
Their new four-channel "virtual DJ digital workstation" is now available.
Rush Hour will release the Dutch artist's first-full length in May.
Delsin will release the Dutch techno artist's debut album in June.
We Love... will host this year's celebrations, which also feature Joris Voorn, Simian Mobile Disco, Martin Buttrich and more.
Christina Ryat is the latest LA producer to be brought under Flying Lotus' wing.
, stars of our recent feature
on the Australian city, host a full-bodied 107-minute mix from the Panorama Bar resident, which brings together music from Levon Vincent, Jeff Mills, Anthony Shakir Chicago Skyway and The Oliverwho Factory.
Posthuman, the experimental metal artist's first electronic album, comes out this month.
Monday, 16 Apr 2012 /
The veteran DJ has two gigs lined up on the West Coast at the end of the month.
The London night, which aims to meld modern classical with club music, will take place at London's XOYO on April 26th.
Red Hot Chili Peppers, Bassnectar, Justice, Sigur Ros and many others will play the Chicago festival this summer.
Sao Paulo gets a taste of Cocoon for the leading club's birthday event.
The UK techno duo's first full-length will come out next month on Perc Trax.
The Spanish and Italian house producers team up on the next LP from Plastic City.
Another collection of the Detroit producer's works will come out sometime this spring.
The Michigan-based producer will release his second album in six months on M>O>S
Saturday, 14 Apr 2012 /
Huntley and Palmers' South African connection presents an "afro futurism" mix for fabric—an hour of kwaito, house and shangaan electro.
Friday, 13 Apr 2012 /
Tony Williams fields 15 essential studio questions from Sonic Academy, touching on what he finds most challenging, the gear he couldn't live without and his general approach to writing music.
Cadenza will release the Berlin-based producer's second album next month.
A new monthly concept will bring Montreal artists to New York venues.
Need2soul and Stop Making Sense have booked the Chicago producer for a show at Bedroom Bar next Friday, his first in the city for five years.
The UK techno artists have a new label to go with their London party of the same name.
The recent Breaking Through star will play at the Aberdeen club on April 20th.
Zip, Raresh, Rhado, Petre Inspirescu; this month's festival in Romania features all the usual suspects.
The new pro DJ headphones will be available as of May.
The latest Get The Curse podcast features a no-nonsense two-hour set from West Coast techno talent Truncate, recorded live at Berlin's Berghain last month.
Glasgow's Brian d'Souza has a mini-album in the works for Huntleys & Palmers.
Thursday, 12 Apr 2012 /
The Leeds house night will celebrate its second birthday with a three-part event this month.
The DC label will take over Brooklyn's Mutual Dreaming party this month.
Live in Cordoba includes a recording of Digweed's performance in the Argentinian city from January, plus an unmixed disc of new Bedrock productions.
The iconic disco selector will headline an off-Coachella pool party in Palm Springs this weekend.
Richie Hawtin, Flying Lotus, Nicolas Jaar, Fennesz and Pinch are also among those confirmed for the summer festival in Helsinki.
Francois K will host Kieran Hebden at his Cielo residency on Monday.
The UK veteran will follow Francois K and Gilles Peterson in Ministry of Sound's mix series.
The fourth podcast for his own Retrofit imprint sees the UK house/disco producer showcasing a new live set, drawing on material past, present and future.
Daniel Richmond's next record wraps up a trilogy of albums on Lo Dubs.
Wednesday, 11 Apr 2012 /
The Sydney collective will celebrate their first release with a party on April 13th.
John Talabot and Matthias Tanzmann have also been locked in for this year's edition of the Belgian festival.
Ben Sims, Guy J, Pan-Pot, Deetron and Heidi are among those confirmed for Cox's 11th summer at Space in Ibiza.
The former will mark the release of his recent album at Corsica Studios this week.
The German tech house artist will play a three-date stint in North America next month.
Due out in July on Hippos In Tanks, the New York duo's first full-length comes complete with a video game.
This Ain't Chicago collects two discs of '80s acid tracks by Baby Ford, A Guy Called Gerald, Playtime Toons and more.
FACT unearth a limited edition CD that the Boston duo put together in 2010, which expertly stitches together low-slung funk and hip-hop from the Wolf + Lamb crew and beyond.
Nat Self will release his first full-length on Made to Play in May.
Tuesday, 10 Apr 2012 /
The Tsuba Records boss will play in Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane at the end of April.
The Moscow house artist will make her Canadian debut at the city's Platform party in May.
Vampire Weekend, Nicolas Jaar, The Field and many others will play this year's edition of the Chicago summer festival.
Zip, Sammy Dee, Cabanne and James Dean Brown will play the Parisian afterhours party this Sunday.
Dennis Ferrer, Solomun and MK head up the label's offering this year.
Aaron Funk has a collection of tracks he made while falling asleep due out next month on Planet Mu.
The Parisian DJ and producer is next in line for Rex Club's mix series.
The Japanese producer inaugurates French label 7even's new podcast series with a fifty-minute long mix of ultra-intricate and heavily percussive bass music, featuring plenty of his own tracks.
The Icelandic electronic pop duo will release their first LP in May.
Monday, 09 Apr 2012 /
Old Miami opens its doors to another season of daytime events later this month.
The Bristol producer will tour the continent with Doc Daneeka in April and May.
The Greek-based DJ and producer will release a mix this month on Defected Records before playing the label's next party in London.
Saturday, 07 Apr 2012 /
Alexander Dorn mixes the second episode of Uncanny Valley's podcast series. Music from Legowelt, Marcello Napoletano, Jesse Saunders & Ron Hardy, Ricky Smith and an unreleased cut from Dorn's Credit 00 alias.
Friday, 06 Apr 2012 /
Dixon, Efdemin and Tale Of Us will also play in the next two instalments of the Parisian party series.
The German producer's third album will come on out on 50 Weapons in May.
The long-serving Scottish techno producer presents a musical autobiography for Pulse: 30 of his own tracks in a two-and-a-half hour mix.
Thursday, 05 Apr 2012 /
The German techno veteran will play three shows in two days later this year.
The New York festival's fourth year will also feature Luciano, Sasha, and Steve Aoki.
Forever Underground looks back on 15 years of Nick Harris's house label.
The two dance music veterans will co-headline The Mid later this month.
The Cadenza label boss will DJ at District 36 later this month.
The pair will be playing separate dates at Hotel Omm, the first of which takes place tonight.
Jamie Jones, Dixon, Greg Wilson, Prins Thomas and AtomTM have also been booked for the festival in Tokyo.
50 Weapons will release the German techno artist's next album in July.
Polydor will release Orlando Higginbottom's first LP in June.
The initial lineup also includes Walls, Henrik Schwarz, Petard Dundov and Portable.
The former RA podcaster steps up for Big Up with his melodic take on 2-step and garage slotting neatly next to tracks from the likes of ASC, Indigo, Bop and more.
Journey of the Deep Sea Dweller II will come out next month on Clone Classic Cuts.
Wednesday, 04 Apr 2012 /
The first release on Eamon Harkin and Justin Carter's new label will be available at next weekend's party in Brooklyn.
The Winchester festival will also feature Lee 'Scratch' Perry and Mount Kimbie this June.
The Ann Arbor hip-hop producer will play two dates in BC later this month.
Terrence Parker and Drumcell will also DJ in San Francisco later this month.
Soul Clap, Hudson Mohawke, Claude VonStroke, Eats Everything and many more are booked at Red Light and Rex Club this weekend.
The crew behind Berlin venues Kleine Reise and Loftus Hall will release their first EP later this month.
The Life and Death special at the Manchester club will also feature Clockwork, Thugfucker and DJ Tennis.
The Danish artist will release his first full-length, Tipped Bowls, this June through the Cologne label.
Idle Hand's Alex Coulton presents a grubby house and techno selection for Sonic Router, taking in the music of Szare, Marcel Dettmann and Kowton alongside plenty of his own material.
Shitkatapult will release the experimental techno veteran's next album in June.
Tuesday, 03 Apr 2012 /
The Spanish deep house producer talks to Halcyon about how a DJ mixing out of the Afrika Bambaataa tune literally helped lead him away from gang life in his teens.
The Bulgarian house and techno producer will perform in Sydney and Melbourne over the long weekend.
DJ Koze and Robag Wruhme are both billed for party at London's 7-9 Crucifix Lane in early May.
The Tri Angle artist will play shows around North America with Active Child this Spring.
The Detroit DJ will team up with Bubba, Basic Soul Unit and others at New School Deep 1.0 this month.
Cassy and Loco Dice will also join Sven Vath in Leeds this summer.
The Berlin techno artist will release his next album through his own label in June.
The Montreal festival's second wave of confirmations also includes Deniz Kurtel, Benoit & Sergio, Clark, Keith Fullerton Whitman, Sendai, Shlohmo and more.
The Argentinian tech/house producer relies exclusively on his own latin-tinged material and collaborations (a large portion of which are unreleased) on his Radio 1 Essential mix.
The American duo's next album is due in June on the Domino sub-label Weird World.
Monday, 02 Apr 2012 /
Patrick Bodmer will represent the Get Physical duo at shows in Perth, Melbourne and Sydney.
The Mexican festival will take place this April in Playa Del Carmen.
Squarepusher, Caribou, Death in Vegas and Hudson Mohawke are all billed for the one-day event in May.
The Turkish deep house artist will play nine dates in the US this month.
Taking place at The Coronet, the party will feature Craig playing live as 69. Maya Jane Coles, Efdemin, Appleblim, Gavin Herlihy and George Fitzgerald are also confirmed.
The Welsh festival will return for a third year this June with Mosca, Dinky, Tiger & Woods and others.
Next up in the series: Roman Flügel VS John Talabot for The Garden Party in Leeds, and Kerri Chandler VS Chez Damier at BeCool during Sonar.
The French DJ and producer's next full-length will be the first artist album on Cabin Fever.
Warp will release the New York duo's next album in June.