Berlin’s Tegel Airport could be transformed into a huge club complex

It’s possible that Berlin’s Tegel airport could turn into a huge club complex once the site closes after the long-awaited opening of Berlin Brandenburg Airport, which was originally scheduled to open in 2011. Sounds promising, but it’s still early days and there are no set plans for the Berlin airport …

DeWalta: "The art of DJing is being creative with those instruments in front of you"

This week we’re joined by Berlin-based innovator DeWalta who discusses the correlation between minimal and jazz, collaborating with his DDMS crew, sneaking into Berghain and his unique approach in the studio. Also included in this week’s episode, co-hosts Valerie and Harrison discuss a variety hot topics including a big announcement …

Boys Noize collaborates with Virgil Abloh on his first ever music release

In the spring 2017, Boys Noize around his ‘Mayday’ release. Now, the pair have turned the tables on a new project, this time turning to Boys Noize’s specialty in the studio. Brought to life in Boys Noize’s Berlin studio last year, the two have released ‘Orvnge’. Though Virgil has been …

Adidas collaborates on new shoes that double as Berlin transit passes

Berlin’s main public transport company Berliner Verkehrsbetriebe (BVG) has collaborated with Adidas on limited edition sneakers that double as annual transit passes. The new Adidas EQT Support 93/Berlin feature a transit pass embedded into the shoes toungues that are styled in a likeness to the BVG annual pass. The shoe …

Answer Code Request is releasing a new album on Ostgut Ton

A new Answer Code Request album, titled ‘Gens’, is coming to esteemed Berlin imprint Ostgut Ton. The sophomore project follows up his 2014 debut LP ‘Code’, and sees the dynamic artist enter a new, darker realm as he weaves his way through familiar bass-heavy techno mutations. Discussing the forthcoming LP …

Made in Paris unveils powerful, 'Erratic' techno on new EP

Sydney techno player Made in Paris has unveiled a new three-track EP out on her Upon Access imprint next month. Heady title track ‘Erratic’ sets the tone for the pulsating release, building powerfully beneath sweeping synths and a tripped-out vocal and already garnering support from Richie Hawtin, Marco Carola and …

Seth Troxler is celebrating 10 years of living in Europe with a new compilation

Seth Troxler’s releasing a compilation to celebrate 10 years him living in Europe. He calls ‘This Is Then’ a “review my work to date thus far” and it’ll mainly be made up his own productions, with remixes and guest artists featuring. Seth’s heading to Smolna in Warsaw on January 14 …

Laurent Garnier: "The super-trendy techno artists now are all Jeff Mills' sons"

Laurent Garnier reckons there’s too many techno artists doing the same thing right now. Name-checking Detroit icon Jeff Mills, the F Communications co-founder told that he enjoys what he hears, but there’s an overload acts doing it. “The super-trendy techno artists] now, they’re all Jeff Mills’ sons. It’s cool, I …

George Fitzgerald reveals his new live setup

After a two year production hiatus, Berlin-based has recently debuted his first ever live show, following the release his new single ‘Burns’. Having contributed numerous essential releases on labels such as Hotflush Recordings and Aus Music over the past seven years, George Fitzgerald’s fresh and well-rounded sound has made him …

​Techno heads get crafty building LEGO replicas of the 808, 303 and turntables

Berlin-based company Numode creates custom LEGO kits designed after iconic analogue electronic instruments, DJ gear and speakers. The company fers limited edition replicas the Technics 1200 and mixer, TB-303 and MPC-2000XL, but this year it’s expanded the catalogue to include a TR-808 as a tribute to the classic drum machine …

Premiere: The Martinez Brothers enlist Peggy Gou for a minty-fresh Cuttin' Headz remix

Call it a match made in heaven if you will. The Martinez Brothers are closing out 2017 will a massive remix pack dropping on their swanky label Cuttin’ Headz, tapping Berlin-based Korean-born DJ Peggy Gou for today’s Mixmag exclusive. Gou’s take on the Bros’ 2013 track ‘H 2 Da Izzo’ …

Superlover is 'Loving It' on nostalgia-and-filter-laced new track

Superlover has unveiled new track ‘I’m Loving It’ on Sweat It Out! label fshoot Club Sweat! Following the release his three-track ‘Piano Wunder’ EP in October, the Berlin producer’s latest is inspired by the classic late 1990s/early 2000s French Touch releases that shaped his sound. “It was towards the end …

The Creative Footprint aims to gather data on New York nightlife to protect its venues

It first launched in Berlin in April, eventually marking the city’s Creative Footprint an 8.2 out 10. The Creative Footprint fers a digestible analysis a city’s nightlife scene using data and tools to help establish proactive policies and legislation. One the Office Nightlife’s main purposes was to protect smaller-scaled and …

​Berlin government invests €1 million to support nightclubs

In an effort to protect the city’s nightlife economy, the Berlin government has pledged €1 million to help nightclubs equip themselves with proper noise protection, as there is currently and increase in property development that could force certain clubs to shut down. Since 2011, approximately 170 nightclubs have been forced …

Premiere: DJ Honesty's charming dancefloor dub 'Gruenzeug'

Berlin-based underground talent DJ Honesty takes to Cabinet Records to release the fifth installment from his Honeydrop project, featuring the driving dubby house cut ‘Gruenzeug’. Following a string quality releases on labels like Bass Culture, Scenario, Another Picture and Quality Vibe, DJ Honesty again showcases his hypnotic style with three …

Alan Walker delivers an incredible One Mix for Beats 1!

Alan Walker is definitely one the most sought after artists today’s dance music scene! This year, he’s constantly amazed fans with his productions and his performances and just recently, he’s been featured on Beats 1’s One Mix, where he put together an incredible mix. During 1 hour, the Norwegian producer …