Hot Since 82 releases third episode of the Even Deeper video series

Hot Since 82 has released the third episode of his Even Deeper video series. It further demonstrates his “slow-touring” concept, documenting the DJ as he plays sets over Brazil’s Carnival period. Allowing for time off between gigs and travelling, this concept lets the DJ explore the countries he plays, instead …

More than 250 music organisations have pledged to tackle gender imbalance in the industry

The PRS Foundation has today, June 25, announced plans to extend its Keychange pledge, which currently targets the gender imbalance in music festival line-ups, to include broader aspects of the music industry. The new extension will target record labels, orchestras, conservatoires, broadcasters, live music venues and agents. So far, more …

Glastonbury's Emily Eavis: "Some men just refuse to accept they have to deal with me"

Glastonbury Festival’s Emily Eavis has spoken of the problems she’s faced from men in the music industry. The Glasto organiser was talking on BBC Radio 4’s Desert Island Discs, saying: “The live music world has been so male-dominated. “I go to meetings with just tables of men. Some were great, …

A 'History of House' painting exhibition is taking place in London and Ibiza

After a successful Newcastle opening in May this year, ‘The History of House’ exhibition will head to London on June 27. The exhibition features original paintings by artist Davey Brown depicting some of dance music’s most iconic DJs, including Frankie Knuckles, Danny Rampling and Carl Cox. It will be held …

Manchester's The Warehouse Project reveals names for new season at Depot

The first names to play The Warehouse Project this year have been announced, taking place at Manchester’s new 10,000-capacity venue. Nina Kraviz, Aphex Twin, Skepta, Disclosure, Chase & Status, Mall Grab, Annie Mac, ANNA and loads more will appear at the disused Post Sorting Office next to Manchester Piccadilly station. …

Rudimental and The Martinez Brothers have released a new collaboration

Rudimental and The Martinez Brothers have released a new collaboration. Featuring Malawian artist Faith Mussa, ‘Sitigawana’ is a fusion of house and soul immersed in traditional Malawian music, with upbeats vocals and lyrics sung in Chichewa. While it is a first time collaboration for both acts with Faith Mussa, ‘Sitigawana’ …

The Warehouse Project might have revealed its new home for 2019

Powerhouse Mancunian promoter The Warehouse Project has released a social media post that may hint at where its new home for 2019 will be, after moving on from its Store Street base last year. WELCOME TO THE DEPOT – Final chance to register for WHP19https://t.co/MgiR56uEd7 pic.twitter.com/BsuoUsEwK9 — The Warehouse Project …

Tale of Us has released a new compilation on Afterlife

Former Mixmag DJs of the Year Tale of Us have released the fourth edition of their ‘Realm of Consciousness’ compilation series. It features contributions from Afterlife stalwarts Adriatique, Recondite, Mind Against, Vaal and Woo York. Tracks on the project also come from Ae:ther, Agents of Time, ANNA, Artbat, Blausch, Coeus, …

Nina Kraviz, Rødhåd, Ben Klock and more to play at Echowaves Festival in August

Echowaves Festival will return to Anaklia, Georgia for its second edition between August 22 and 25. The lineup is a star-studded affair – acts who have been announced so far include: Ben Klock, Claptone, Dax J, DJ Tennis, KiNK (live), Nina Kraviz, Petre Inspirescu, Red Axes, Rødhåd (pictured), Tom Trago, …

Ostgut Ton will release a new Martyn EP next month

Dutch maestro Martyn will release a new EP, titled ‘Odds Against Us’, on Berghain’s Ostgut Ton imprint next month. He released his first full-length album on the label, ‘Voids’, last year, which he made after suffering a heart attack and consequent near-death experience. This urged him to reevaluate his approach …

Hyperdub to launch new sub-label with LP from Mark Fisher and Justin Barton

Highly influential imprint Hyperdub will launch its new sub-label, Flatlines, in July with an audio essay by the late Mark Fisher and philosopher Justin Barton. Flatines will be dedicated to releasing spoken word pieces. According to the press release, ‘On Vanishing Land’ “is about following the lines of terrains and …