SoundCloud, Major Lazer & Bacardi Join Forces For New Artist Contest [DETAILS]

Despite SoundCloud’s apparent imminent downfall in 2017, it persevered and continues to be a bastion new and experimental music. On that note, SoundCloud has partnered with Bacardi and Major Lazer on their “Music Liberates Music” initiative to discover new artists and give them a platform for success. With the new …

Bro Safari Announces New Album, Drops First Single

It’s been a while since Bro Safari & UFO!’s album Animal… 6 years to be exact. But now, the two are teaming up again on another collaborative album that proves to be even more wild and wonky than the last. And if there’s any question that, you need only listen to …

Marcel Dettmann's first Ostgut Ton solo release in five years is out next month

Marcel Dettmann is releasing a new EP on September 14. Running for 22 minutes, ‘Test-File’ is comprised of two 12″s and sees the Berghain resident in a more experimental mood, playing around with synths on ‘Error (1st Take)’ and creating an infectious house beat on ‘Autumn77’. He’s due to close …

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 …

Copenhagen festival Lost Lands locks in Roly Porter, LOFT and Kowton

Leftfield Copenhagen festival Lost Lands is returning this August with a whole host of international club and experimental artists for two days of inclusive, sustainable partying. Taking place from August 17-18, the festival’s third iteration will feature the likes of Roly Porter, LOFT, Kowton, Yuri and more, with more names …

Premiere: Yazz Ahmed ‘Jamil Jamal (DJ Khalab Remix)’

Bahrani-British experimental jazz artist Yazz Ahmed left us stunned last year with her stunning LP on Naim Records. In ‘La Saboteuse’ the composer, trumpeter and flugelhorn player – who has previously worked with Radiohead and These New Puritans – pushed traditional jazz tropes to the edge, crafting a sprawling, ambitious …

Martin Garrix Remixes His Own Collab with Khalid for Latest Release [MUST LISTEN]

Martin Garrix & Khalid’s “Ocean” was in June to mixed reviews. For us here at Your EDM, we weren’t the biggest fans it. Keeping in mind that artists are allowed to experiment with different styles, it still just didn’t hit the right notes in our opinion. That being said, Garrix …

Premiere: Yeongrak 'definitfinitfinitely xoxe’

We know next to nothing about Yeongrak. The Christchurch, New Zealand-based producer has quite a prolific and scattershot Soundcloud catalog of experimental, harrowing and hallucinogenic electronic music, and that’s all we got. Having had an official release with emamouse earlier this year on Quantum Natives, Yeongrak is stepping up now …

Ross From Friends comes in hazy with new tune “Pale Blue Dot”

Since his signing to Brainfeeder we’ve been expecting and receiving huge things from Ross From Friends. From more urban filled experimental electronic to the classic lo-fi we know and love, he’s been delivering from track to track. His latest, Pale Blue Dot is part the ever evolving RFF moniker. An ambient soundscape with a driving …

Couture shares UK garage-influenced experimental debut 'O.H.M'

Simon Lam and former I’lls bandmate Hamish Mitchell have shared their experimental debut as Melbourne duo Couture. Influenced by UK garage and post-dub sounds, ‘O.H.M’ features fragmented soulful vocal samples that litter the track with emotion as it drives with stuttered percussion. The new duo has created a persona that …

Seven Lions Announces First Chapter of Event Series ‘Chronicles’

Jeff Montalvo AKA Seven Lions has announced the debut his new event series, entitled ‘Chronicles,’ which the first installment will take place on May 12 at Seattle’s WaMu Theater. ‘Chronicles’ is a concept born out the world Seven Lions – a mysterious place that’s existence has been foreshadowed throughout the fabric the …

Houndstooth is crafting an experimental T.S. Eliot-inspired project

Fabric nightclub’s Houndstooth label is soon to drop a 25-track compilation made up artists inspired by T.S. Eliot’s ‘The Hollow Men’ poem from 1925. This year the label celebrates its fifth birthday, having previously released music from Marquis Hawkes, Special Request and Throwing Snow, but this new collection explores darker, …

Listen to Trax Couture’s new 47-track compilation, featuring Jana Rush, Vjuan Allure and more

A new compilation from Trax Couture is here, featuring a whole host underground club mainstays, OGs and newcomers. The project, titled ‘Whole World Series’, sees artists such as Jana Rush, Vjuan Allure, Traxman and more join forces for an epic 47-track curation. In an email to Mixmag, the label called …

Flume Features New Music in Greenpeace Reef Video

’s career has been full revolutionary sounds across a broad array genres. With every new album and track, his unique take on future bass and experimental electronica creates a new standard that so many DJs and producers continue to follow. Yet again, the insurgent icon has gone above and beyond, …

Zedd says that he’s currently working on two new albums!

This year has surely been amazing for Zedd. He’s had an incredible success with his music, most recently scoring a Grammy nomination for his single with Alessia Cara, “Stay”. However, it looks like the music producer has bigger things in store for next year, seeing as in a recent interview …

Carl Craig is taking his Synthesizer Ensemble to the Barbican

Detroit icon Carl Craig is set to present symphonic re-imaginings his esteemed dancefloor anthems at London’s Barbican Centre next April. Complete with a team keyboardists, pianist Kelvin Sholar, and a vast collection synthesizers, the ambitious project looks to create a fresh, dynamic take on Craig’s techno discography, with help from …

PTP drops benefit club compilation featuring Ziúr and Endgame

Titled ‘Shine’, the comp features both new and old material alike, with 11 exclusive tunes as well as a curation familiar favourites – releasing on digital for the very first time. ‘Shine’ is out now on PTP. Grab your copy and check out in full below. Jasmine Kent-Smith is Mixmag’s …