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Electric Zoo 2014: Josh Wink, Daniel Bell, and Jenö top vinyl-only sixth stage

By Beatport News Editors
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Electric Zoo has unveiled plans for a Sunday School vinyl-specific stage for its 2014 edition, happening on August 29th through 31st at Randall’s Island Park in New York. Recently hosting their own “Mini-Fest” at the inaugural Mysterland USA, Sunday School are overseeing the wax-centric tent, which will provide festival attendees with a richer selection of house and techno.

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Jeff Mills cuts Belgian festival set short due to bottle-throwing incident

By Beatport News Editors
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Detroit techno icon Jeff Mills cut his set at Belgium’s Dour Festival short on last Thursday night, July 17th, after a bottle was thrown towards the stage from the crowd, according to Mixmag and other new reports. According to a Facebook post by fellow performer Chris Liebing, the 51-year-old techno pioneer was apparently 30 minutes into his live set at the Belgian festival before leaving shortly after the incident.

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Plastikman shares "EXhale" live at Sónar 2014

By Jason Black
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After releasing his new live Plastikman album EX last month that was recorded in 2013 at New York’s historic Guggenheim Museum, Detroit techno icon Richie Hawtin jetted off to Barcelona to perform his new material during the Catalan capital’s Sónar 2014 festival. His performance, as you’ll see below, was simply stunning. Now, as a gift to all of his rabid fans, Hawtin’s served up a stream and free download his live performance of “EXhale” via Soundcloud.

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Catch Maceo Plex, Richie Hawtin B2B Luciano, and Bella Sarris live at ENTER.Ibiza — July 17

By Jason Black
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The White Isle was white hot this week. Last night, on Thursday, July 17th, Richie Hawtin delivered the third week of his 2014 ENTER.Ibiza residency at Space with another super-stacked lineup. Maceo Plex, Apollonia, Marc Houle, and more were all on-hand alongside the Minus man who played back-to-back with Swiss journeyman DJ Luciano. Tune in now for a very special two-hour set from the American techno idol know to his friends and family as Eric Estornel as well as Richie Hawtin B2B Luciano, and Aussie techno resident Bella Sarris.

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