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Interview: Pleasurekraft

With firm reputation for standout productions since (the now iconic) “Tarantula”, the evolution of the Pleasurekraft sound has since moved towards a tougher, atmospheric blend of melodic techno. Built on big room drums, soaring breaks, and smart, unpredictable vocals, this self-dubbed “cosmic techno” has found support from a range of scene heavyweights, including Adam Beyer, Carl Cox, Nicole Moudaber & many more. Now, after years of hits, Pleasurekraft have recently released their debut album “Friends, Lovers, & Other Constellations,” a project with the unmistakeable Pleasurekraft fingerprint throughout its 11 tracks. An album that merits continuous listens to reveal its depth, ... Read more

Ableton Announces Loop 2016 Conference Program

Launched in 2015, Loop is three days of performances, talks and interactive workshops aimed at exchanging ideas at the cutting edge of music, technology and creative practice. A collection of artists, technologists, educators and other creative thinkers, Loop explores what it is to make music today and the possibilities for its future by focusing on the intersection of music, technology and creative practice. Taking place across three days from November 4-6 at Berlin’s historic Funkhaus venue. The diverse program features talks, presentations, performances, intimate studio sessions, hands-on workshops and much more. Names that will appear at Loop 2016 include the ... Read more