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 full of soulful house, techno, and tech-house summer jams and you catch their entire 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.
Techno icon Richie Hawtin continues his ongoing, 14-week ENTER.Ibiza residency tomorrow, 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.
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.
Aussie-born, Berlin-based Bella Sarris is heating up the White Isle this summer. The Sydney-bred techno spintress has been holding it down all summer long as an ongoing, 14-week resident at Richie Hawtin’s ENTER.Ibiza residency at Space. During week one on Thursday, July 3rd, she opened up the Terrace area playing alongside like-minded techno luminaries Maceo Plex, Tale Of Us, and Ida Engberg, as well as main-room headliners Hawtin, Paco Osuna, and Recondite.
Welcome to our final July edition of On Rotation, our weekly staff recommendations in house, techno, drum & bass, indie dance, electronica, and more. Start making waves in your next set with these must-spin summer essentials.
Sight. Sound. Synesthesia. Electronic music and boundary-pushing visuals have always shared a common bond while sparking our limitless imagination. In this month’s latest TenFold series, we spotlight a cavalcade of visionary artisans that are renowned for their distinct point-of-view in the presentation of electronic music. Whether it be through the creative medium of music videos, stage productions, or DJ-mix videos, these 10 Sound & Vision iconoclasts including Michel Gondry, Chris Cunningham, Andrew Thomas Huang, and many others seek to explore the outer limits of leading-edge visual arts and multi-media across global electronic music culture.