Welcome to our latest August edition of On Rotation, our weekly staff recommendations in house, techno, drum & bass, indie dance, electronica, and more. Lock on these must-catch summer selections.
Welcome to our manic Monday edition of the Morning Roundup. Today, we’ve got Aphex Twin teasing something in “2014,” Todd Terje performing in Norway alongside Bryan Ferry, and Les Sins (aka Toro Y Moi) sets Boiler Room San Francisco ablaze. Right this way for our complete wrap-up.
Here’s one of the standout moments from Amsterdam’s recent Dekmantel festival, captured by Boiler Room. German house hero Motor City Drum Ensemble (aka Danilo Plessow), 29, delivers the goods in the muggy haze of the final day of the European event. As you’ll soon discover, he’s a rare breed endlessly pulling uncovered gems out of the bag, one after the other. Pure perfection. No doubt, he makes it look effortless as he lines up a cavalcade of house, disco, and rare groove selections that move the crowd all afternoon long.
Welcome to our Aloha Friday edition of the Morning Roundup. Today, we’ve got Hardwell and Tiësto talking TomorrowLand, Porter Robinson riding the technicolor bullet train with “Flicker,” exploring India’s blossoming dance scene, and more. Right this way for our complete wrap-up.
Beatport and Premiere Networks have revealed the launch of The Evolution Beatport Show with Pete Tong. This new program is an expanded version of the Premiere-syndicated program Evolution with Pete Tong, which launched in May 2013 and currently broadcasts weekly on more than 80 US stations nationwide.
As an original member of the multi-platinum-selling, Mercury Prize-winning British house group M People, Mark Bell, is a class act all his own. Under his underground alias Blakkat, the LA-based artist continues to push the envelope by collaborating with a multitude of artists like Doc Martin, DJ Sneak, and King Britt and recontextualizing their sound in a way that’s specific to them while keeping true to his own deep dance roots. Recently, we caught up with the accomplished DJ producer in Southern California to find out what’s moving him behind-the-decks at the moment. Here’s his current top 10 underground club tracks including standout selections from Slam, Terranova, Moodymann, Adam Port, Chiapet, and more.
Welcome to our thumpin’ Thursday edition of the Morning Roundup. Today, we’ve got A-Trak sounding off on the art of DJing, Electric Zoo revealing their official after-parties, UK-based techno god Surgeon demolishes Dekmantel, and so much more. Right this way for our complete wrap-up.
The man. The myth. The music. The magic. Can’t get enough Richie Hawtin? Neither can we. And, as luck would have it, you can catch a double dose of the modern techno icon tomorrow, August 14th as part of his ongoing ENTER.Ibiza residency at Space. Celebrating week seven’s half-way mark in the summer series, the Minus man will be spinning two memorable sets in the Sake bar and again, later in the main room. As always, he’ll be joined by some very special guests including Russian mixtress Nina Kraviz, Magda, Matador, Matthew Hawtin, and Bella Sarris, among others.
Welcome to our latest August edition of On Rotation, our weekly staff recommendations in house, techno, drum & bass, indie dance, electronica, and more. Don’t miss these must-catch summertime selections.
Welcome to our tight Tuesday edition of the Morning Roundup. Today, we’ve got Diplo and Insomniac CEO Pasquale Rotella sparring over the merits of kandi, Flying Lotus leaking some special guest for his upcoming album You’re Dead, and Theo Parrish talking about his new live band. Right this way for our complete wrap-up.