Saturday, 31 Dec 2016 /
On New Year's Eve you can't go wrong with disco—especially the kind served up when Ben Sims invited his Essex Rascals crew onto his most recent NTS show.
Friday, 30 Dec 2016 /
The Oakland-based party's various artists collection is out in mid-January.
The roving promoter will host five events across the next four months, with Mano Le Tough, Talaboman, Ron Morelli and Henrik Schwarz also locked in.
The promoter also has parties lined up with Intergalactic Gary and Lena Willikens in the opening months of 2017.
The Finnish techno artist mixes up his favourite tunes of 2016 on the latest Deep Space Helsinki show.
Thursday, 29 Dec 2016 /
The respected digger has picked his favourite songs from the Amsterdam label's back catalogue.
The Belgian event's second edition, taking place in March, will also feature the likes of Optimo, Pender Street Steppers and Syracuse.
Here's almost four hours of dreamy house recorded live earlier this month.
Wednesday, 28 Dec 2016 /
The Dutch producer and live act, on a rare trip stateside, will first appear at ReSolute's NYE bash in Brooklyn, before hitting Tulum (for Comunité
), Miami, Chicago and Montreal next week.
The 1986 record from Spanish artist Eugenio Muñoz has long been out of print.
The Klasse Recordings pair deliver a breaks-heavy set for Inverted Audio.
Tuesday, 27 Dec 2016 /
Musique Pour La Danse will release the rave pioneer's latest records in January.
Moving ambient courtesy of the latest Yay podcast.
Monday, 26 Dec 2016 /
The London producer will put out his next album in February.
Saturday, 24 Dec 2016 /
Evidence Of A Primary Perception is the first release from the Berlin brothers.
Friday, 23 Dec 2016 /
Romans—the duo of Gunnar Haslam and Tin Man—will play alongside residents and friends in Brooklyn next month.
Delano Smith and Norm Talley are also helping to ring in 2017 at TV Lounge, which is teaming up with My Baby and Tandem Entertainment for the occasion.
They're turning the factory into a live-work complex that will also include a techno club helmed by Tresor's Dimitri Hegemann.
It's the first in a series of from-the-vault compilations from the American producer.
Thursday, 22 Dec 2016 /
The San Francisco label is giving new life to the LP and two other rare darkwave records from Italy.
The party at Marble Bar will also feature sets from DJ Minx, FIT Siegel, Ectomorph member Erika and more across two stages.
The San Diego festival will return in March, with Âme, Josh Wink and Skream also in tow.
Originally released in 2001, the much sought-after Lifestyles Of The Laptop Café will be available on vinyl in February.
Levon Vincent, Tama Sumo and Zenker Brothers have also been confirmed for the second edition in May.
Music from Agoria, Rone, Francesco Tristano and Murcof features on the 19-track record, due out in January.
Gritty electro and techno mixed live in Medellin.
Wednesday, 21 Dec 2016 /
The 17-track set, due out in February, features songs recorded between 1978 and 1992.
The esteemed Beriln techno jock will return to Australia to party with Bunker and Pavlova Bar.
Tornado Wallace and Otologic will revive their notorious Melbourne party for one night on Boxing Day.
The two-track record presents Liz Harris's first new music in two years.
The Pico System 1 claims to be "the world's smallest modular synthesizer of its functionality."
Chino Amobi and lowlife scum appear on the two-track effort, recorded live at Berlin Community Radio.
They are having a farewell party at Griessmühle on January 26th.
The two outfits are returning to outdoor venue Plaza Mayor De El Poble Espanyol.
Sunday sessions featuring the likes of Prosumer, Suzanne Kraft, Sassy J and Hunee are among the highlights.
The three-track effort will be the Mexican producer's first release on the long-running label.
Skepta, Richie Hawtin and Flying Lotus will also play the Porto festival's sixth edition in June.
The much-loved dub techno artist touches down at Muziekgebouw on January 6th.
The Detroit producer will be Pablo Valentino's guest for the January instalment of his monthly residency in both cities.
The latest Dekmantel transmission has Kai Alcé breezing through a selection of noodly deep house.
The 12-inch, out in January, is the next record on Swiss label MDRNTY.
Tuesday, 20 Dec 2016 /
The Stockholm house head has four sets lined up for his first visit to the country in January.
All proceeds from the gig—on the eve of the pioneering DJ's birthday—will go to the Frankie Knuckles Foundation.
The Melbourne techno crew will host their final party at the soon-closing
club this Friday.
Prurient, Vessel and Pharmakon are also on the free-to-download album.
The Discwoman selector will play a warehouse party for Refuge on NYE.
Founder Michael Eavis says the iconic event won't be uprooting to Longleat Estate, as previously suggested.
He was also inducted into the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame today.
The new DDJ-SZ2 supersedes the DDJ-SZ.
The LP is based on Richter's score for a Royal Ballet production inspired by the works of Virginia Woolf.
This Christmas special features festive tracks from jazz greats like Billie Holiday, Chet Baker and Miles Davis.
Monday, 19 Dec 2016 /
Julius' spring/summer collection, Knives, is inspired by the techno producer and his label.
The Mood Hut duo will tour the country over the first week of 2017.
It's the second release to land on the label, which is run by Beautiful Swimmers' Ari Goldman.
The white-label record was sold at the Day For Night festival in Texas this past weekend.
Granular sound particles can be set in motion around a two-dimensional flow field.
YokoO and Blond:ish have also been booked for the December 31st session at Canibal Royal Beach Club in Playa del Carmen.
The three-track EP is due out in February.
The German sound artist will perform his new acoustic composition at the theatre in February.
The first party is taking place on Wednesday, January 18th.
One man has been charged with drug supply offences after hundreds of people were cleared from the Kings Cross venue on Saturday night.
Saturday, 17 Dec 2016 /
The release coincides with AFX's first American gig in eight years.
The esteemed selector goes all over the party map in this set recorded at Subsonic Music Festival earlier this month.
Friday, 16 Dec 2016 /
London mayor Sadiq Khan also extended the commission beyond its original six-month investigation period.
The first LP in the trilogy, Sinister Mind, is due out on his label in March.
The new law will protect online ticket prices from scalpers who use bots to buy tickets en masse.
The house pioneer will DJ at the opening of the pair's new four-part residency, Dancefloor Meditations, on Sunday, December 18th.
Songbird, part of Iliad Group, plans to build 200 flats next door to the Baltic Triangle spot, which could prove damaging for business.
Embers Only: Selected tracks 1997 - 1999 collects sought-after tunes from Ewan Jansen and Justin Zerbst.
The 11-track LP, due out in March, was recorded at London's RAK Studios earlier this year.
Frank & Tony and Damian Schwartz will play tonight's launch party.
Sydney's finest delivers a masterclass in groove on a Sunday afternoon.
Thursday, 15 Dec 2016 /
The Polish duo lay down tracks from Joakim, Mystic Bill and Willie Burns on their second official mix CD.
The Firecracker artist will return to Australia in January.
D-Nox & Beckers are also billed for the Rainbow Serpent Festival sideshow in January.
Knee Deep In Sound parties will be held in Perth, Melbourne and Sydney next year.
The Detroit veteran's Day Of Knowing LP is due in February.
Claude VonStroke is using his given name as a hip-hop alias, with a self-titled album due out in January.
Following today's release of two songs from Luca D'Alberto, the new platform will release the Italian composer's album Endless in early 2017.
They allow users to experience a generative version of the producer's latest album, Reflection, which is due on January 1st.
The festival's initial lineup also includes DJ Harvey, Kate Simko, Dopplereffekt, Ben Klock and Sleeparchive.
The soon-to-reopen London club has outlined its programme for January and February of next year.
The festival's new home will be Lulworth Estate in Dorset, Rob Da Bank has revealed.
Scheduled for September of 2017, the five-day voyage will feature 50 artists, five dance floors and 24-hour programming.
After a long wait, the '14 Analogsynthesizer is now available.
The ten-track set is coming out in February of 2017.
Monoloc and Luca Ballerini will also play the Rome event, joining
the likes of Nina Kraviz, Loco Dice and Joseph Capriati at Salone Delle Fontane.
Spacetravel, Max Vaahs and Gwenan are also locked in for the 30-hour session.
The Swedish producer looks back to 20 year-old roots in Gothenburg with this mix of vintage drum & bass.
Wednesday, 14 Dec 2016 /
The nine-record Time Capsule box set is 'an archive of the actual electro movement for future generations.'
Former owners of the East Village dive bar Lit Lounge are behind the new Williamsburg spot.
Night System is the first vinyl release from Johnny Igaz, who died in this month's Oakland warehouse fire.
Homopatik resident Akirahawks will also join the 12-hour party hosted by local crew Ô Galop in January.
The third annual Industry Toy Drive for One Hope United
involves a growing list of venues and businesses, with events featuring DJs like Lady D, Sassmouth and the Saunderson Brothers. Help brighten up the holidays for underprivileged children by donating new, unwrapped toys.
The Eurorack-compatible Field Kit will ship in March 2017.
The festival's Swedish event has added to its lineup too, with Veronica Vasicka, Bicep and Karenn confirmed.
The Welsh heavyweight will make his debut at London's Tobacco Dock on Sunday, April 16th, with more names TBA in the coming months.
The London promoter has also booked Inga Mauer and Avalon Emerson for its first batch of 2017 events.
The Prodigy are the first confirmed headliners.
Brothers From Different Mothers' J-Zbel, plus a handful of local acts, will also play Saturday's party at occupied squat Macao.
Mind Merge, credited to Frequency vs Atkins, will be the first joint full-length from the two techno artists.
The six-disc retrospective, due out in January, celebrates the sound of Ron Trent's label with classic and rare material alongside a few unreleased cuts.
Lana Del Rey, Flume and Maceo Plex will also play at the Finnish festival next year.
Revisit a standout performance from last January's Let Them Eat Cake
in Melbourne ahead of its upcoming NYD session.
Tuesday, 13 Dec 2016 /
The double-LP set, featuring work from ADULT.'s Adam Lee Miller, comes two decades after the group formed.
The West Coast-centric event will happen in January at VAL, with support from Michael Red, LVT and others.
Ulf Eriksson and TM404 will rep the revered Swedish label
in January, partying with Butter Sessions in Melbourne and Strange Signals in Sydney.
The Brooklyn house veteran will play gigs in Melbourne, Wollongong and Brisbane this weekend.
The UK jock is also coming on board as a promoter for the Sydney and Melbourne events next March.
Sleep D and Albrecht La'Brooy will also perform at The Substation in February.
The Italian deep techno specialist's second full-length lands in late January.
A Meditation Of Events In 2016 is "51 minutes of improvised New Age sound collage."
Certain Creatures and Clay Wilson are also booked for the event
, which will offer "space for reflection in an immersive and comfortable environment."
Dollkraut and Violet Poison are also confirmed for the January event.
The two-track 12-inch is available now.
Serato users can now select tracks without consulting a computer.
The lineup for the next edition of the April weekender is complete.
Aurora Halal and a back-to-back set from Âme and Rødhåd also feature on the bill for next July's event.
An hour of bass-heavy house from the creator of "Winona."
Monday, 12 Dec 2016 /
The 1974 piece will be collated with other rare recordings into a double-vinyl pack that's due out in February.
Palms Trax, Peter Van Hoesen, Randomer and Matias Aguayo are all billed over two nights at the club this month.
The well-loved LA party also has Mike Dehnert booked for January.
Local DJs Christa Belle, Tyler Fedchuk, Cam Dales, Daniel R. & Matt Tecson will play the for-charity event that also includes prize draws, with all profits going to the Victims Relief Fund.
The Cologne selector will play shows in Melbourne and Sydney this New Year's.
Âme, Fatima Yamaha and Recondite are also on board for the new one-day event in March.
Released by Fog Mountain Records, the LP is made from field recordings of the city provided by the Netherlands' RE:VIVE initiative.
The Diynamic and Innervisions boss men are booked for a marathon set in Manhattan in a couple of weeks.
The second edition of the Tunbridge Wells event is taking place May 26th through 29th.
Umfang, Air Max '97 and M.E.S.H. have all contributed to the 24-track set, which is available today.
Paul Régimbeau's new LP is built from recordings he made in the aftermath of the November 2015 terrorist attacks in Paris.
The online radio station will take over Nuits Fauves' three rooms on December 31st.
New updates improve integration with Bitwig Studio, Ableton Live and FL Studio.
The four-day event will be based in Omiš, about one hour from Split.
The techno producer's next LP lands on February 24th.
Sunday, 11 Dec 2016 /
The change comes after negotiations for the company's paid service, SoundCloud Go.
The UK digger will play five gigs around the country this New Year's.
Saturday, 10 Dec 2016 /
Melchior Productions also contributes to the Mandingo remix 12-inch on Rekids.
Galloping techno for your Saturday.
Friday, 09 Dec 2016 /
Spaces in Denver and Baltimore have been shut down, while authorities in New York have warned venues.
The 15-track collection was inspired by the label's playlists for music to listen to in the early hours.
Fabriclive, which previously ran as a weekly event, will now only happen on the last Friday of each month.
The label will take over a former printer's facility for a 14-hour party this December.
The four-track EP is out in January.
The record shop says its lease has been terminated for "dubious reasons."
Anthony Naples, Felix Dickinson and Demdike Stare will all spin at the intimate Spear Street venue next month.
The gig is happening on September 29th, 2017. More UK dates are still TBA.
Native Instruments, Focusrite, Novation and Beatport will all be involved with the two-day industry conference.
Ben Klock, Answer Code Request and Gerd Janson are also locked in for the club's mammoth celebrations.
A powerful session from the Hyperdub signee, featuring plenty of his own material and tracks from Santa Muerte, Eaves, Dinamarca and WWWINGS.
Thursday, 08 Dec 2016 /
The Freerotation affiliate will kick off the TIO-Series imprint with July V / Shoulders Back in January.
TechCrunch reports the streaming giant Spotify walked away from the table ahead of their potential 2017 IPO.
The ceremony, which takes place at Tompkins Square Park, will honor the founder of The Loft.
The Chicago club is also throwing another all-residents NYE bash, with both new additions on the lineup.
Burridge's outdoor clubbing institution will touch down in the city's Chinatown for the celebration.
Out in January, Poulo Warali is her first internationally distributed record.
The nightclub has unveiled its programme for the first three months of 2017.
Planet E and InFiné will co-release the LP in 2017.
The drum & bass label's latest collection shows off a grip of new producers.
The eight-track effort lands on Nicolas and Edurne Lutz’s My Own Jupiter label on December 16th.
The duo will release their first album, Cinderland, through Kranky next March.
The promoter has also revealed details of an upcoming show in Wales.
The track precedes a new album called Zukunftsmusik, due out in 2017.
The lineups for the new venue's initial batch of events include Nina Kraviz, Luciano and Floating Points.
The author is promoting his new book Life And Death On The New York Dance Floor 1980–1983
—which you can read an excerpt of here
—around Germany this month.
Otherworldly sounds from a Nottingham techno hero.
Wednesday, 07 Dec 2016 /
Juju & Jordash, Danny Daze and tINI are all on board for this summer's Sunday series.
The NSW State Government will extend the city's lockouts and last drinks by half an hour.
The California promoters have locked in a marathon lineup that also includes Jacques Greene, Bwana and Project Pablo.
Vectors 3 is set for release in January.
The $1.7 million fund will go towards venues and affordable living spaces for the city's creative community.
The electronica superstar has waived his fee for Sunday's party at Mezzanine, a benefit organized by a grip of Bay Area venues, labels and promoters.
The esteemed selectors will play a secret loft location.
Lucy, Luke Slater and Tommy Four Seven are also onboard for the 16-hour session at the Ghent venue.
Boris Werner will also play the venue's launch party this weekend, with SAOIRSE and Oskar Offermann following later in December.
The film grew out a dance workshop that the British performer held while she was in town for a concert.
The entertainment giant's new CEO is also keen to distance the company from the EDM tag.
Michael Mayer, Gilb'R and Mehmet Aslan will also play for the Christmas event in the Southern French city.
The Hydra, Brilliant Corners and Abandon Silence will also be involved with next year's edition of the Hertfordshire event.
Telephones, Jayda G and Jamie Tiller will play at the 300-capacity spot next to Corsica Studios early in the new year.
Solaris is out in February.
The event will return to Crans-Montana ski resort for its 14th showing next April.
The Rush Hour co-founder will play five gigs in the region, including a back-to-back set with DJ Nobu at Womb in Tokyo.
The Amsterdam club has revealed its programme for the first month of next year.
Produced by Gottwood, the first edition is happening in Norfolk in August of 2017.
Here's one hour of the Hessle Audio co-founder on the decks at DC-10 for Circoloco in August.
Tuesday, 06 Dec 2016 /
Francois K, Jellybean Benitez and John Morales are also included on the BBE sets, out in January.
The promoter lost €70,000 at its most recent event, incurring too much debt to continue.
Monoloc, Chez Damier and Juan Atkins are also on the Brooklyn club
's December schedule.
No one was seriously injured in the incident, which took place in the early hours of Sunday morning in Edmonton.
The Factory Records set includes production work for artists like A Certain Ratio and Factory Floor.
The venue, located in Romford, will open on Boxing Day 2016.
They'll join Run The Jewels, PJ Harvey and Cashmere Cat at Forecastle Festival in Louisville, Kentucky in July.
Deadmau5 and Eats Everything have also landed slots on the UK station.
Other nominees include Jean-Michel Jarre, Flume and Bob Moses.
The club says it's discussing how to manage the money, which will go towards "worthy causes" in the industry.
Another 31 names have joined the lineup for the Victoria Park one-dayer, with Moodymann, Hunee and Lena Willikens also locked in.
Get your Tuesday started with this excellent 65-minute drum & bass session from George Levings, AKA Commix.
Monday, 05 Dec 2016 /
The Danish dubby techno label, together with its Colour offshoot, has EPs from Andreas Tilliander, Deadbeat and more on the way.
Barbara Poma plans to make the site of June's mass shooting a "sanctuary of hope."
Adam Beyer, Noir and Eric Powell will all play Cox's string of events next April.
Two of Australia's biggest festivals have been acquired by the American events company.
The space, owned by Bowery Presents, will be the largest general admission venue in Brooklyn.
It's the first full-length on the London label.
The party goes down at Sisters in Clinton Hill this Wednesday, December 7th.
Records from Objekt, Elgato, Joe and Pev & Kowton will hit shelves again in January.
The city also released names of seven of the deceased, and began an investigation into the cause.
They will visit Brighton and Oxford in June next year.
The US artist follows Aphex Twin as the second artist confirmed for next year's edition of the East London festival.
The Lyon event will settle in the South Korean capital for two days of showcases and talks in December.
Computer Graphics and Silvestre are among the other acts to contribute to the pay-what-you-want release.
The multi-venue festival kicks off on Wednesday, with shows running nightly through Sunday, December 11th. Other highlights include Joe Claussell, Sadar Bahar, Tony Allen and Soichi Terada.
Saturday, 03 Dec 2016 /
The total number of casualties remains unconfirmed after a blaze swept through a 31st Avenue venue on Friday night.
Lake People has also reworked a track off Lawrence's Yoyogi Park LP for the forthcoming Mule Musiq 12-inch.
The German DJ lays down a typically heady set ahead of his gig
at Liverpool's Modular party tonight.
Friday, 02 Dec 2016 /
Carl Cox, Apparat, MK and Laurent Garnier are among highlights for the frigid outdoor festival that happens every weekend starting in January.
The California crew will criss-cross around the US next winter before their annual festival
at the end of March.
They'll be joined by Tiga, Kenny Larkin and Eli Escobar at a secret Brooklyn location.
The Portuguese producer is the latest to sign to Âme & Dixon's label.
The London club, which has won its license back, will resume business with a weekend of parties it's calling "a cherished moment in our history."
Irrgang is available to pre-order now.
Recreations of shows in London and Paris will surface in January.
Ahead of this weekend's Numbers party
at The Art School, here's two and a half hours of the Scottish selectors playing back-to-back live in Glasgow.
Thursday, 01 Dec 2016 /
The new record comes out in February.
The Berlin-based US ex-pat will return to the States next weekend for three gigs.
He'll play alongside Tokyo's DJ Fulltono at eight gigs in the states this month.
The iWavestation recreates a pioneering synthesizer for the Apple platform.
The new version includes redesigned Artist View, Label View and Release View sections.
The drum & bass pioneer will debut at the iconic jazz venue in February.
The experimentalist's latest LP lands in February.
The 25-track set features music from the likes of Simian Mobile Disco, Pearson Sound and ItaloJohnson, plus three Dear exclusives.
The online dance music publication is under threat after losing its publisher.
Answer Code Request has also joined the bill for the Estonian event.
30 house and techno acts have been confirmed for the venue's debut music series, which launches on Saturday, February 4th.
Objekt, DJ Nobu and Volcov are also confirmed for the second edition of the Croatian festival.
Tin Man and Gunnar Haslam make a blistering 80-minute mix entirely of tracks from Mika Vainio projects.