We’ve got plenty of live news to get to today—from a touring festival to Porter Robinson’s trip across North America—but first, you have got to see this awesome Star Wars turntable mod.
- Porter Robinson’s Language Tour with Mat Zo and The M Machine looked to be quite a production. Check out the mini-documentary of their time playing through the US and Canada below.
- Everyone’s digging organic instrumental sounds for producing house records these days. Here, The Shapeshifters talk us through how that process went for their latest release, Analogue To Digital…And Back Again.
- The Millenium 1200—a Star Wars-outfitted Technics 1200 SL turntable—is equal parts geeky and hilarious. (full story)
- Animator Jack Featherstone put together this sweet visual clip for James Holden’s new “Renata” tune.
- Folks got pretty stoked when the Sensation Festival made its US debut in New York last year. Now the organization has announced it will bring its white party to four US cities this year, starting in Oakland, California, in September, and hitting Las Vegas, Miami, and NYC in October. (full story)
- Last week, the annual International Music Summit took place in Ibiza, more or less kicking off the island’s big festival season. Resident Advisor snapped a few pics of, and spoke with, some of the luminaries in attendance. (full story)