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DJ-Kicks Starts Off 2017 With Matthew Dear

After a year that saw contributions from Marcel Dettmann and Jackmaster (to name a few), DJ-Kicks kicks off 2017 with Matthew Dear. The DJ, Producer, and instrumentalist has a wide reaching discography, everything from the face melting techno of Jabberjaw, to the intricate minimal of Audion. His pensive but playful music is an intoxicating distillation of many different influences, often with his own stylised vocals at the centre. Now, some 15 years, 5 albums, and 20 EPs into his career, Matthew once again proves a master of subversion. Check out the full tracklist below, which includes three brand new and ... Read more

MTV Presents REC. Brings Diverse All Star Lineup To Rotterdam

Located in Rotterdam’s Central District, 6 venues and a partking lot will be transformed into the site of MTV presents REC. Festival. As part of MTV Music Week 2016, REC. brings an eclectic lineup of electronic acts, hip hop & grime heavyweights, soul, and more. A simple breakdown of the lineup will yield the following: – Global Sounds: Omar Souleyman, Awesome Tapes from Africa, Ata Kak, King Shiloh Soundsystem, G&B’s aka Frankie Rey and Nidia Minaj. – Hip Hop/Grime: Mick Jenkins, Joey Purp, Terrace Martin, Sonny Green, Noname, Aristophanes and Carlos Niño, Skepta, Stormzy. – Soul: Rhye, Cody ChesnuTT, Mayor ... Read more

10 Best (Late) 2016 Summer Festivals

Summer is inching towards the halfway mark, with only a few weeks in the mix – it’s time to turn our begoggled eyes to late summer festival season. Its June. Thus far, you’ve probably had an alright summer – but the opportunities to be extraordinarily sinful whilst having copious amounts of ultraviolet rays absolutely burn your body are beginning to wane.  Most of the rave heads have probably made it a few festivals already,  but some of us working-life people are still looking to escape our tragic albinism. That’s why we set out what we think are the ten best festivals during the second half of summer ... Read more