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Kappa FuturFestival Completes 2018 Lineup With DJ Tennis, Peggy Gou, Robert Hood & More

The third and final wave of names for 2018’s Kappa FuturFestival adds DJ Tennis, Body & Soul (Francois K, Joe Claussell, Danny Krivit), Eats Everything, Eric Prydz, Patrick Topping, Richy Ahmed, Sam Paganini, The Martinez Brothers, Adriatique, Fatboy Slim, Jackmaster, Peggy Gou, Ralf, Robert Hood, Seth Troxler, and Stacey Pullen. Across Parco Dora Torino from 7 – 8 July, these names will join the already announced Amelie Lens, Apparat, Kolsch, Hot Since 82, Kink, Larry Heard, Paco Osuna, Pan-Pot, Rodhad and Motor City Drum Ensemble, Adam Beyer, Joseph Capriati, Solomun, Derrick May, Ilario Alicante, Luciano and Marco Carola on the ... Read more

Premiere: Bawrut - More Cowbell (Original Mix)

Heavily influenced by Chicago pioneers, established European teachers, and every sound on the internet, Bawrut’s taste balances between classics and brand new. Since kicking off Ransom Note Records in 2015, with the modern acid classic “Ciquita,” Bawrut producer has gone from strength to strength, seeing him tear down sets at Sonar and Farr Festival, drop a feted new EP on Hard Fist Records, and have his music soundtrack numerous adverts for Fabric events, while gaining the support of industry heavyweights like Optimo, Avalon Emerson, Patrick Topping, Jackmaster, Artwork, and Andrew Weatherall along the way. Here, Bawrut’s ‘More Cowbell’ – off ... Read more

Premiere: Back Talk feat. Idris Elba - Paradise (Skream Remix)

Doorly’s Reptile Dysfunction drops a huge house record from a brand new project accompanied by vocals from Idris Elba, with remixes from Patrick Topping, Skream and more. Back Talk is a brand new collaborative electronic live band project consisting of Doorly, Trooko and Tan Dem. The band will also feature a constantly evolving cast of cameo featured artists and vocalists, with Idris Elba being the first, on their debut record ‘Paradise’. Here, Idris’ haunting vocals set over house sleaze is remixed by Skream who creates a beautiful melodic version seeped in neon-flecked ambiance. If you’re in Amsterdam next week for ... Read more

Party Report: Hideout Festival 2017

Upon touching down at Croatia’s Split Airport for 2017’s, seventh edition of, Hideout Festival, I truly didn’t know what to expect from it, the location or the crowd. I can admit here that, contrary to (I’m sure) many out there, I’m not necessarily a person drawn to the tropics, an over amount of sunshine, or beach culture in general. In fact, my previous week’s Iceland excursion was, at first, much more up my alley with its constant overcast, rain, and sub 10 degree temperatures. So, going from cold Reykjavik pretty much immediately to the sunny shores of the Adriatic seemed ... Read more

The BPM Festival Announces First Wave Of Artists For Debut Portugal Event

One of the world’s foremost destinations of underground music, The BPM Festival, has just dropped its first wave of artists who will join its first foray onto the European continent. With only about 100 days to go, Portugals’ stunning Portimão and Lagoa will host the likes of Richie Hawtin, Seth Troxler, Carl Craig, Dubfire and many more over its 14-17 September dates. Also on hand will be certified selectors Nicole Moudaber, Loco Dice and Jamie Jones, as well as familiar The BPM festival faces like Steve Lawler, Stacey Pullen and Lauren Lane. UK talents Patrick Topping and Yousef are backed ... Read more

Barcelona’s Largest Former Bullring To Host 3 Off Week Events

Three very special, invite only events will occupy a former bullring as Creaductions celebrate their second anniversary. From 15 – 18 June, Plaza de Toros La Monumental, the former largest bullring in Barcelona (now known as La Gran Corrida Cultural), will host 15 Years of Get Physical, This and That, and Ten Walls presenting “Queen”. Built in 1914 for some 20,000 people, the venue has played host to the likes of Luciano, Audiofly, Ros8sko, Richy Ahmed, Patrick Topping, Skream, and wAFF in the past, and offers a one of a kind experience, in both setting and atmosphere. Take a look ... Read more

Mysteryland USA Unveils Expectation Defying 2017 Lineup

With its quarter century long brand making it the world’s longest running festival experience, Mysteryland will bring their 4th stateside edition to Bethel Woods, New York this June 9-12. Home to the original Woodstock, Mysteryland USA has reimagined the musical landscape of the space, assembling an all-star cast of diverse musical talent, which now is ready to be unveiled! Headlining acts come in the form of rapper G-Eazy, LCD Soundystem, and Major Lazer, with headlining support coming from the likes of Die Antwoord, Big Gigantic, and the fire-spitting duo Run the Jewels (amongst others). Amongst thee slew of quality acts ... Read more

Snowbombing Announces Full 2017 Arctic Disco Events

Set atop Mayrehofen’s Ahorn mountain, the Smirnoff Arctic Disco at Snowbombing is truly a venue that needs to be seen to be believed. 6,000 feet above sea level, with the stars as your canvas and the world’s greatest DJs in tow, the Arctic Disco gives 300 of Snowbombing’s lucky ticket holders an opportunity to party at the top of the world. Part artist who have donned their ski caps and winter jackets for the frozen fiesta have been Carl Cox, Nina Kraviz, and Jackmaster, with 2017’s lineup having just been announced. As you can see below, there will be 4 ... Read more

Hideout Festival Adds Patrick Topping, Solardo, George Fitzgerald For 2017

Croatia’s Hideout Festival have announced a third wave of artists, adding to the already stacked lineup featuring the likes of Marco Carola, Jamie Jones, and Hot Since 82. Joining the bill will be Hideout favorites Patrick Topping, George Fitzgerald, and Artwork. Radio 1 DJs Radio 1 Mistajam and Monki will stop by, as will the rising talents of Solardo and Lee Walker. Rounding out the latest announcement is the godfather of Grime, Wiley, who will be joining Hideout for the first time. With six years of stand out line-ups behind them, Hideout is now undoubtedly one of the definitive European dance music events of the summer, situating ... Read more

DHA Mix #247 By Booka Shade

2016 sees Booka Shade release their 10 year anniversary of their Movements LP, and also the new release of their supercharged edit “Movements 10”. In lieu of their celebrations and achievements they deliver DHA with a progressive yet funky mix. Booka Shade (Walter Merziger and Arno Kammermeierthat) have caused quite the stir since they first started out back in 1995. They started off with 90s pop-synth experimentations in Frankfurt, releasing a number of their underground dance tracks, of whom most notable – “Una Musica Senza Ritmo” (90s synth diggers should give it an ear). Back in 2002 the duo set their sights on the techno ... Read more

Snowbombing 2017 Announces Third Wave Including DJ Koze, Groove Armada, and Eli & Fur

Snowbombing has added an avalanche of names to their 2017 lineup, including Run The Jewels, Courteeners, Novelist, Groove Armada, DJ Koze, Eli & Fur and many more. Included amongst the event’s third wave are also DJ MistaJam, Patrick Topping, Bondax, turntablist DJ Yoda, Huxley, Doorly, Mike Skinner, Theo Kottis, Lele Sacchi, Gotsome and many more. These names will join the likes of Chase & Status, Giggs, Blossoms, Slaves, De La Soul, Elrow presents: The Bronx Street Party, Dixon, Shy FX, MK, Grandmaster Flash, Eats Everything, Dusky, KiNK, Cassy, David Rodigan, Heartless Crew and Monki. From 3-8 April, Mayrehofen, Austria, nestled ... Read more

Steve Lawler Describes A Decade Of ViVA

Steve Lawler has been busy with the beats long before genres were but a twinkle in clubland’s eye. This November Steve’s VIVa MUSiC imprint is celebrating 10 years. To commemorate a decade worth of success we have asked the man himself to put together a top 10 list of tracks from each year of the VIVa catalogue. Our pleasure to host such collection of souvenirs. Undisputedly one of most recognised and regarded modern house and techno brands, VIVa’s achievements within electronic music are hard to go unnoticed. Since its launch in October 2006 VIVa has released music from a wide range of established and upcoming artists, ranging from ... Read more

Stream Eats Everything’s Twisted Remix Of Booka Shade’s ‘Mandarine Girl’

Last month we brought you an exclusive reworking from Deetron of Booka Shade’s ‘Mandarine Girl,’ taken off the duo’s very special 10 year anniversary re release of “Movements”. The 2xCD LP features 10 exclusive remixes from the likes of Nils Frahm, Jonas Rathsman, Dennis Ferrer, Patrick Topping, M.A.N.D.Y, Andhim, Hunter/Game and Chi Thanh of such classic Booka Shade singles like “Night Falls”, “Lost High”, “In White Rooms”, “Wasting Time”, and of course, “Body Language”. Booka Shade have ensured there is no sonic stone left unturned in this reissue of Movements, presenting it as a mixture of original works, reprises, reworks ... Read more

Interview: Shadow Child

A name that has revelled in the limelight since his involvement with record label Dirtybird, Shadow Child is no stranger to the fast evolving house music industry. Boasting impeccable production skills his first dominant release ‘String Thing’, fell into the hands of Eats Everything and Claude Von Stroke, back in 2012. For Shadow Child his production simply began as a side project, but he quickly adapted a distinctive sound, full of cluttering bass and big drops. The uniqueness of his creative sound has landed Shadow Child some huge collaborative productions, alongside Ben Pearce, Huxley and Bodhi. He continues his involvement ... Read more

See Your Favourite DJ’s Play Football at FootJam

Always wanted to see your favourite DJ’s play Football? Then get ready for FootJam. Taking place on June 18th at Club de Futbol Barceloneta in Barcelona, FootJam is a DJ star studded charity football tournament that aims to raise money for Save The Children in Spain. During Sonar, one of the busiest events in the Electronic Music Industry calendar, FootJam brings you music, drinks and more importantly a game of football all hosted by some of your favourite faces in electronic music! After the successful first edition last year set up by Ben Pearce, FootJam returns this summer hosting an ... Read more