3 Part BBC Series, "How Dance Music Conquered The World", Airs This Friday

An all new, 3-part BBC series titled Can You Feel It – How Dance Music Conquered The World, is set to air this Friday, September 21st. This new series follows the history dance music from its origins in disco to house, techno, acid house and the current mainstream EDM explosion. As BBC describes …

Paul McCartney Reveals That The Beatles Masturbated Together

The ’60s were truly a different time. Free love, the Vietnam War, lots and lots acid, we can never truly understand what it was like. But through the testimonies and stories those who lived through it, we can get a better idea. And then we have Paul McCartney. As one …

JAUZ Goes In Surprising Direction with Techno Single for Debut Album

Techno purists: do not fret. Genre lines continue to blur, and Jauz is the latest artist to try his hand at a genre outside his usual stomping grounds. Known for his bass house and dubstep productions, Jauz has released a techno track to preview his new album. “Acid or Techno” …

Strawberry Fields completes its 10th anniversary line-up with 64 new artists

Australian favourite Strawberry Fields is ready to launch its 10th anniversary celebration, with 64 more artists added to the line-up. Inga Mauer joins a stack of locals including PBS radio soulful selectors DJ Manchild and Miss Goldie, Butter Sessions duo Turner Street Sound and Melbourne regulars The Journey, Louis McCoy …

JAUZ Premieres Four Brand New Songs Ahead of Album Release

Jauz‘s forthcoming album  is almost here and, to get us excited, the producer has unleashed four brand new tracks as part his Bite This! Radio special. The latest episode features music from Phlegmatic Dogs, YOOKiE, Billy Kenny & Wongo, Noizu and more, but the real treats come toward the end the broadcast as …

Shiba San – Don't Talk EP

Shiba San – Don’t Talk EP House music icon and infamous producer the 2004 track-heard-around-the-world “Okay”, Shiba San, has made his return to Dirtybird Records with his new EP, Don’t Talk.  The two-track release features the self-titled “Don’t Talk” and “Moskito”, two bass-bumping tech house tracks with the notorious Shiba touch. “Don’t Talk” brings …

Premiere: Hugo Massien ‘Where Your Body Begins’

Berlin-born, UK-raised Hugo Massien’s musical trajectory has led him from a folk filled childhood into drum & bass, dubstep and techno. With his recent triptych of EPs on the mighty E-Beamz label, the producer has showcased his distinct stylistic evolution with a series of tracks that range from atmospheric, Burial-inspired …

Adam Beyer, Layton Giordani & Green Velvet – Space Date EP

Drumcode Bossman Teams Up With Protege And Techno Legend For Astronomical EP Adam Beyer is back at it again, this time joined by house and techno legend Green Velvet and Beyer’s own protege, Layton Giordani. While the Drumcode and Relief label bosses need no introduction, Giordani is no slacker himself. …

Legendary Producer Boys Noize Debuts Brand New Alias [MUST LISTEN]

“Reaktor” is the first track to come from ELAX, Alex Ridha’s (known as Boys Noize) newest project. The track showcases his signature Boys Noize sound with a twist vibrant upbeat techno, familiar to founder style. Boys Noize has continuously blurred the line between genres in the electronic music world and …

Claude von Stroke Releases Trippy New Music Video for Maharaja

As part Detroit’s Movement Festival 2018, Dirtybird bossman Claude VonStroke delivered an epic live set. The set was full special edits, unreleased material, and course one brand new track created specifically for the event. ‘Maharaja‘ is described as being “inspired by the classic electro break sound” that is so dear to …

Treasure Fingers Drops Psych 202 Compilation Album for Psycho Disco's Third Year In The Game

Treasure Fingers – Psych 202 Atlanta based underground house label Psycho Disco! just celebrated its third birthday. And how do you celebrate a birthday? With a party and a compilation album course! And label Head and house legend Treasure Fingers and his team have put together one hell a release. …

Null embraces '90s trance euphoria with first track from debut LP

Melbourne electronica-naut Null, real name Hayden Quinn, has announced details of his debut album and shared its euphoric first single, ‘Innocence Module.’ With a nod to ’90s trance and the emotive productions of the likes of Sasha, Paul Van Dyk and Chicane, the high-energy track is complemented by immersive 360-degree …

Paxahau celebrates 20 years with Richie Hawtin and John Acquaviva

Paxahau, the producer of Detroit’s annual Movement Festival, is celebrating 20 years of excellence in electronic music this September with a fantastic line-up of techno titans and funk mavens. The event Pax.20 will take place on September 8 at Bert’s Warehouse in Detroit. The globally recognized production organization plans to …

Madhouse to release 25th anniversary album mixed by Kerri Chandler

Madhouse will be releasing a 25-year anniversary album in September mixed by co-founder, Kerri Chandler. ‘25 Years Of Madhouse’ will comprise of an individual track digital and CD album, a continuous DJ mix from Kerri himself and an eight-track vinyl sampler. The album, available on September 7, will also feature …

'Xperiel' is the latest single from The Trash Mermaids

Indie-pop band The Trash Mermaids’ new album ‘Evil Twin’ is out soon and the group have released new single ‘Xperiel’. ‘Xperiel’ is an acid-inflected track loaded with disco joy. Lead singer Scarlett Blu describes it as “a miracle drug that your body produces when you dance.” She added: “‘Xperiel’ is …

The Haçienda has been named as one of England's most important sites

The Haçienda club in Manchester has been named a part Historic England’s most important sites. Heralded as one the UK’s acid house music hotspots in the late 1980s, it joins Abbey Road Studios, Shakespeare’s birthplace Stratford-upon-Avon and Charles Dickens’ former home in Doughty Street, London as one the 10 spots …

Ricardo Villalobos has remixed Phuture for a new five-track EP

Ricardo Villalobos is releasing a five-track EP made up remixed versions Phuture’s ‘We Are Phuture’. The EP will feature a remastered version the original track, alongside four completely new remixes the single. No clues have been given on how long each individual remix will run for, but if the first …

Dax J is ‘Offending Public Morality’ on forthcoming LP

A new Dax J album is coming this April. Titled ‘Offending Public Morality’, the release sees the techno artist weave through themes surrounding public morality, touching on issues such as drug abuse, murder, racism and prostitution. According to the press release, the album “draws up the lines conflict in a …