Carl Cox has partnered with Space Ibiza and has "exciting news for next year"

Carl Cox has announced that he’s partnered with the leadership team at Ibiza’s world famous venue Space. Having previously revealed his plans for a new Space, the DJ icon has now joined the venue’s founder Pepe Rosello, general manager Juan Arenas and Ibiza promoter Dave Browning. The team haven’t confirmed …

Make Noise's René dimension sequencer has been updated

Eurorack company Make Noise is releasing a new version of the René sequencer. The world’s only 3D Cartesian Music Sequencer, features include three CV outputs for controlling pitch, three Gate outputs for generating musical events and Snake and Cartesian patterns which can now operate simultaneously. Make Noise intends the new …

Coca-Cola wants to make weed-infused drinks

Soft drinks corporation Coca-Cola is in talks with a cannabis producer to develop marijuana drinks. The beverage giant wants to develop the drink to relieve consumer pain, not intoxicate them, according to Canada’s BNN Bloomberg. Apparently the fizz company has had “serious talks” with producer Aurora Cannabis. “Along with many …

Sniffer dogs almost completely ineffective at deterring drug use: research

The use of sniffer dogs at music festivals is almost completely ineffective at persuading attendees not to use drugs and could place them at greater risk of harm, according to new research, following the deaths of two people at Sydney’s Defqon.1 at the weekend. Guardian Australia reports “almost all” of …

​Objekt returns to PAN for his second album, 'Cocoon Crush'

Objekt has announced that his second album, ‘Cocoon Crush’, is scheduled to drop on November 9 the Berlin-based imprint PAN. In 2017, Objekt quit his job as a developer for Native Instruments to pursue his music career full-time. Embarking on numerous high-profile European dates, two US tours and bookings across …

Carl Craig and Luciano confirmed for the Ushuaïa closing party with ANTS

Ushuaïa Ibiza is ending its season on October 6, with ANTS inviting 14 artists to play. ANTS will host a takeover for the open-air venue’s official closing party, with Grammy nominees Camelphat, Eli & Fur and Secondcity all playing. Techno pioneer Carl Craig (pictured) will make his ANTS debut, while …

Adriatique have announced their new album ‘Nude’

Swiss duo Adriatique have announced a new album, ‘Nude’, which will be released Afterlife Recordings on October 26. The new LP follows a two-track record the pair released earlier this year, and features 13 songs, including a rework of their earlier track ‘Ray’. The new release will be accompanied by …

Assembler Code loads up rugged, futuristic electro 'Mental Escape'

International Chrome label co-head Assembler Code is gearing up to release his first solo EP on the imprint he founded earlier this year with regular collaborator Jensen Interceptor. ‘Mental Escape’ will be the second release on the nascent label when it hits shelves this Friday, September 21, with four tracks …

Last Japan launches new label, Ascend

Coyote Records and Circadian Rhythms mainstay Last Japan has launched a brand new imprint, Ascend. Taking its name from Last Japan’s notable 2016 single with rapper AJ Tracey, Ascend is set to house the producer’s personal projects and collaborations. The label’s inaugural release, ‘Cold Ascent’, is a collaborative three-tracker from …

Kelela announces new remix album featuring Kaytranada, Gaika and more

Kelela is following up her 2017 debut album ‘Take Me Apart’ with a club-ready remix album, releasing Warp Records this October. The new album, titled ‘Take Me A_Part, The Remixes’, sees an international array of talented producers such as Gaika, Kaytranada, LSDXOXO, DJ Lag, serpentwithfeet, Hitmakerchinx, Kareem Lofty and more …

Dekmantel sign Californian duo Peaking Lights, announce forthcoming EP

Californian band Peaking Lights have signed to revered Amsterdam label Dekmantel, announcing this week their new extended EP ‘Sea of Sand’. Coming in at over 30 minutes, the new six-tracker from husband and wife duo Aaron Coyes and Indra Dunis will mark their first release of 2018, as well as …

Two people die after attending Sydney's Defqon.1 festival

Two people have died from suspected drug overdoses after attending Sydney’s annual Defqon.1 festival, sparking the New South Wales premier to state she never wants to see it held in the state again. A 23-year-old man from western Sydney and a 21-year-old woman from Victoria died at Nepean Hospital after …

Jeff Mills, Amelie Lens, Deadmau5 and more are heading to Scotland

Scottish party people Nightvision have locked in a slew of stars to play out across a string of events this season. Dropping their autumn/winter programme this week, the Edinburgh crew have confirmed the likes of Jeff Mills, Amelie Lens, Eclair Fifi, Ross From Friends, The Black Madonna, Alan Fitzpatrick and …

Bruce to release debut album 'Sonder Somatic' on Hessle Audio

Bristolian producer Bruce, aka Larry McCarthy, has announced his debut album, ‘Sonder Somatic’ Releasing Hessle Audio, the pioneering label helmed by trio Ben UFO, Pangaea and Pearson Sound, the 11-track release pays homage to the influential imprint in its energy and experimentalism, with Bruce’s distinctive club-ready sound venturing out into …

Make tie-dye with Mikey Lion and jog with Justin Martin at Dirtybird Campout

Anyone who knows Dirtybird knows that the crew guarantees a good time in their music, personalities and especially at their shows. Following their East Coast debut back in February of this year, the Dirtybird flock return to California for the fourth edition of Dirtybird Campout on October 5-7. A signature …

Mixmag and LIFEWTR bring Wolf + Lamb to Philadelphia for an immersive art and music experience

Mixmag has teamed up with LIFEWTR to showcase forward thinking art, design and music at an event in Philadelphia featuring Wolf + Lamb, Jay Hill and Mixmag All Stars along with a special installation curated by Daniel Cloke. Taking place on October 3 at Front & Palmer, located within the …