Techno icon Richie Hawtin continues his ongoing, 14-week ENTER.Ibiza residency tonight, Thursday, July 31st with another stunning lineup at Space. Coming up for week five, the Minus label boss will be joined by special guests including Nina Kraviz, Maceo Plex, Josh Wink, Paco Osuna, and Ean Golden, among others. Even if you can’t make it to the White Isle, you can still catch it all live right here starting at 9:30 pm CET / 3:30 pm EDT.
Swedish techno heroine Ida Engberg began her career at 18 when she filled in for another DJ before winning her own regular club night. Later, she got her big break working at The Spy Bar, one of the most famous clubs in Stockholm. Since then, she’s collaborated with some of dance music’s most recognizable names including Roger Sanchez, John Dahlbäck, Sebastian Ingrosso, Eric Prydz, and more. Now, she can add one more marquee name to that list—Richie Hawtin. On Thursday, July 3rd, Engberg joined the modern techno icon for the opening weekend of his ongoing, 14-week ENTER.Ibiza residency at Space playing alongside like-minded techno luminaries Maceo Plex, Tale Of Us, and resident Bella Sarris, as well as main-room headliners Hawtin, Paco Osuna, and Recondite.
Have cake, will travel. Las Vegas-based caking maniac Steve Aoki certainly isn’t one to shy away from theatrics. Tonight, the Dim Mak label boss brings his electro-house antics, his fervor for face-caking, and his inflatable raft crowd-surfing to the Spanish White Isle.
If you live in the City of Angels, don’t you dare sleep on this! Belgium-bred, London-based drum & bass don Alix Perez (born Alix Depauw) will be spinning at LA’s long-running haven of soulful, experimental beats Low End Theory alongside The Breathing Effect, Mast, and Jay Cue. As always, tonight’s very special event takes place at the Airliner in Lincoln Heights. Plus, for the first time in over a month, all five LET residents will be there in support including night founder and Alpha Pup boss Daddy Kev, Nobody, the Gaslamp Killer, D-Styles, and Nocando.
Who’s bigger than Prince? J.E.S.u.S. of course! For the uninitiated, that’s the hilarious acronym for Jackmaster, Eats Everything, Skream, and Seth Troxler. In their three-plus-hour-long set poolside straight from the White Isle of Ibiza, these superstar jokers of the scene deliver a world-premier performance par excellence. It’s a fun, frolicking DJ clinic chock-full of soulful house and slammin’ tech-house jams and you catch their entire summertime set now.
Following his pair of stunning main-stage performances at Tomorrowland 2014 in Boom, Belgium, what does Dutch electro-house phenom Nicky Romero do for an encore? He shares the magic and the madness with all of you, of course. Over the course of his 70-minute set recorded at weekend two, the 25-year-old Protocol boss (born Nick Rotteveel) delivers a super set teeming with recent dance hits, collaborations, VIP edits, remixes, and more.
In celebration of their debut LP Desire Paths, the dastardly drum & bass duo of Technimatic have hit us with something amazing. We’ve gotten a chance to speak with Peter Rogers of the Technicolour half of Technimatic (minus collaborator Andy Powell aka Komatic) and asked him to share with us some of the things that are key components to their workflow. What we got back was a rare inside peek at the workspace and the tools that it took to compile what some outlets are calling “Album of the Year.” We fully agree with that assessment and were honored with the opportunity to show you a bit of their “tools of the trade.” Catch what he had to say now.
Welcome to our chock-full Hump Day edition of the Morning Roundup. Today, we’ve got Diplo dropping details of an upcoming Jack U mixtape in his Reddit AMA, a viral video of David Guetta spacing out at Tomorrowland, and, finally, FKA twigs unveiling “Pendulum.” Right this way for our complete wrap-up.