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Indira Paganotto and Joseph Capriati announce collaborative EP, ‘Mantra’, share track: Listen

Indira Paganotto and Joseph Capriati will release a new collaborative two-tracker, ‘Mantra’, later this week. Have an exclusive first listen to ‘Ananda’ below.  Fresh from the cover of DJ Mag’s May print issue, Spanish ‘Psy-Mama’ Indira Paganotto teams up with current DJ Mag North America cover star Joseph Capriati for the star-studded …

Premiere: Shake Daddy ‘Feeling So’

AK Sports’ CLUB MADHOUSE label will release its debut V/A compilation next week. Have an exclusive first listen to Shake Daddy’s contribution ‘Feeling So’ below. The 14-track collection – out 13th June – features a cast of eminent international exports and breakthrough Aussie talents innovating across the club music spectrum, …

Kaytranada shares new album, ‘TIMELESS’, featuring Channel Tres, PinkPantheress, more: Listen

Kaytranada has unveiled his new album, ‘TIMELESS’. You can listen to it below. Out today via RCA Records, ‘TIMELESS’ features a number of guest spots, including Channel Tres (‘Drip Sweat’), PinkPantheress (‘Snap My Finger’), Childish Gambino (‘Witchy’), Tinashe (‘More Than a Little Bit’), Thundercat (‘Wasted Words’), Dawn Richard (‘Hold On’), …

Premiere: DJ Delish ‘KEEP THE CHANGE’

A new compilation championing underground dance music from a cast of femme and non-binary talent is landing later this week via New York label Air Texture. Have an exclusive first listen to DJ Delish’s contribution ‘KEEP THE CHANGE’ below. Curated by VARSHA and 4AM NYC, ‘IYKYK ~If You Know You Know~’ showcases 17 …

Devious Machines Release Bass Focus

A new bass enhancement plugin from the award-winning team behind Infiltrator 2, Pitch Monster, Multiband X6, Texture, and Duck is out now. Bass Focus is an advanced low-frequency enhancer that intelligently adds weight and presence to your bass without losing its original character or identity.  Released today, Bass Focus helps …

Adiel | How I DJ

Adiel is the latest artist in our How I DJ series, giving DJ Mag an exclusive insight into how she approaches her all-vinyl DJ sets. The Danza Tribale label boss shares techniques for creating long blends and quick mixing while using vinyl, along with tips for packing your record bag …

Premiere: Posthuman ‘Three Oh’

Tripalium Corp will release the 30th edition of its Acid Avengers EP series later this week. Have an exclusive first listen to Posthuman’s ‘Three Oh’ below. To celebrate the milestone occasion, the French imprint has called on three duos that share the same “passion for the groove” for a split 12” of breakneck …

Premiere: E-Talking ‘Mystere de l’Amour’

Paramida’s Love On The Rocks label is toasting its 10th anniversary with a new V/A compilation, ‘Sky Is The Limit’. Have an exclusive first listen to E-Talking’s contribution ‘Mystere de l’Amour’ below. The nine-track compilation – out later this week (7th June) –  embodies the notion of “chosen family at …

Boys Noize Releases New EP “LVLY”

Alexander Ridha, aka Boys Noize, has released LVLY, a brand new EP with remixes from Héctor Oaks and MarcelDune. Hailing from Hamburg, Germany, Boys Noize has been making waves in dance music for many years. His remixes are a who’s who of electronic and popular music, including David Lynch, N.E.R.D, Depeche Mode, Snoop …

Premiere: Binary Algorithms ‘Register #04’

Binary Algorithms will release a new EP, ‘Registers’, via his own Furatena imprint next week. Have an exclusive first listen to ‘Register #04’ below.  Following on from Robert Cosmic and Saigg’s intercontinental electro link-up, ‘Superficial Information’, from February and his own sharp-shooting techno collab with Chicago’s Zvrra last October, Bogotá’s …

Nicolás Jaar, Simo Cell, KMRU, Juliana Huxtable, more contribute to 62-track compilation for Gaza

Nicolás Jaar, Suzanne Ciani and KMRU are among a wide cast of artists who’ve contributed tracks to a new compilation raising funds for Palestinian children who have been affected by the Israeli military’s ongoing assault on Gaza. The digital-only ‘ENOUGH!’ compiles 62 tracks, and is available to purchase via Bandcamp …

Martin Garrix to headline AMF 2024

Martin Garrix has been announced as the first headliner for AMF 2024. The Dutch heavyweight will perform at Amsterdam’s legendary Johan Cruijff ArenA on the 19th October, marking his fifth time returning to the AMF stage. More names – including another yet-to-be-announced Dutch DJ – are set to be added to the line-up …

Premiere: Sara Landry & ALT8 ‘Heaven’

Sara Landry and ALT8 will release a new collaborative single, ‘Heaven’, later this week. Have an exclusive first listen to the track below. The California-born, Austin-raised high priestess of hard techno – who recently graced the cover of DJ Mag North America – teams up with Irish artist ALT8 for a …

Avicii’s ‘Hey Brother’ hits a billion streams, new interview with Dan Tyminski shared: Watch

Avicii’s ‘Hey Brother’ has reached 1 billion streams on Spotify, almost a decade after its release. Watch a new interview with featured vocalist Dan Tyminski on the milestone achievement. Initially released in 2013 as a single from his debut album, ‘True’, ‘Hey Brother’ has become the fifth track by the late Swedish …

Glastonbury’s Block9 announces return of Genosys

Glastonbury’s Block9 has announced the line-up for this year’s festival, including the return of its Genosys stage for the first time since 2019. Back after a five-year hiatus, the giant brutalist structure will resume its place in Block9 West with a forward-thinking line-up of local and international talent. Chicago luminary Honey …

Skrillex, Hamdi and TAICHU link up on new single, ‘Push’

Skrillex has released a new single, ‘Push’, in collaboration with Hamdi and TAICHU. Check it out below. The highly-anticipated track landed today (24th May) on Skrillex’s OWSLA imprint, having been originally premiered by Jyoty on Rinse FM last year. Watch a video of Skrillex playing the track live here. ‘Push’ marks the US heavyweight’s first collaboration with …

SONOS announces long-awaited headphones, Ace

SONOS has announced a long-rumoured set of wireless headphones called Ace. The new cans feature Spatial Audio, dynamic head tracking, lossless audio where supported, Active Noise Cancellation (ANC), and Dolby Atmos. Ace also feature the ability to connect directly to SONOS soundbars and use their acoustic modelling tech to create a …

Premiere: Kassian ‘Yami’

Kassian will release their new ‘Supercontinent’ EP later this week on !K7 Records. Have an exclusive first listen to ‘Yami’ below. Synthesised from their new hardware-heavy studio in a north-east London container complex, the duo’s second EP of the year – following March’s ‘Fleuron Drift’ – speaks directly from the …

Nemzzz shares new single, ‘ATM’: Listen

Nemzzz has dropped a new single titled ‘ATM’. Watch the video below. The Manchester rapper has collaborated with producer Zel for the follow-up to his debut mixtape ‘DO NOT DISTURB‘, released this past March with lead single ‘L’S’. The new black-and-white video, directed by DonProd, documents 24 hours in the …

Tham Celebrates His Awakenings Upclose Debut

Tham rocked Awakening Upclose this past weekend. Awakenings Upclose is an intimate, dance-floor-orientated festival that aims to create the perfect rave conditions. In intimate settings that dismantle traditional barriers, it’s time to meet eye to eye on the dance floor. Berlin’s Tham made his debut center-stage appearance this past weekend …

Premiere: Lyas ‘Todo Nos Lleva’

Lyas will release their debut EP, ‘Lazos’, later this week. Have an exclusive first listen to ‘Todo Nos Lleva’ below. The Buenos Aires-based duo – comprising Catriel Nievas and Sáccea – traverse a luminous palette of ambient and shoegaze on their inaugural release, arriving via independent Argentinian imprint, Nodo. Sculpted to evoke “sensory states …

Terry Golden & Hevi Levi Release ‘Rave For Live’

Released via Big Toys Production, Terry Golder and Hevi Levi have joined forces for a new melodic house and techno track. Danish producer Terry Golden has been on a busy release schedule this year. In February, we reported his ‘Love Hurts’ release, which followed on from Magic, released in January. …

Superbooth Round-Up 2024

Another year-round the sun and another year of synths, samplers, and modules at their spiritual home, Superbooth. Berlin’s Superbooth has become an annual pilgrimage for music tech enthusiasts, producers, patchers, and the entire synth nerd community. Amidst the tranquil setting of east Berlin’s remarkably lush Wuhlheide Park, this one-of-a-kind gathering …

Belfast is looking for a Night Czar

Belfast is getting its first-ever city centre Night Czar. Belfast One Belfast’s Business Improvement District (BID) has teamed up with the Cathedral Quarter BID and the Linen Quarter BID to appoint this new role in support of the developing the city’s night-time economy.  The Night Czar’s role includes being the …

Premiere: Zequenx ‘Retrograde’

Indian label Qilla Records is celebrating 100 releases with new compilation, ‘Chakravyūh’, out next week. Have an exclusive first listen to Zequenx’s contribution, ‘Retrograde’, below. Named after a spinning wheel in Sanskrit, the label’s centennial release pays homage to a decade of nurturing and advancing India’s burgeoning electronic scene, told through the medium of …

Selections: Rachiid Paralyzing

When it comes to Rachiid Paralyzing’s restless strain of club music, the devil is in the details. His recent double EP for Artificio, ‘Mega Tempo’ is a labyrinth of intricate polyrhythms and highly-textured, babbling electronics, fitted together with the kind of meticulous precision best appreciated in the earlier stages of the rave. Based out of Barranquilla …

Ornery Releases ‘Spread Your Wings’ Remix

Ornery returns with another melodic house & techno remix via the label Revelation, this time breathing fresh energy into Trilium’s ‘Spread Your Wings’. Known for his prominent techno sound, Ornery continues to elevate his own creativity. Recently he’s dropped tracks includind ‘Sulfur’, a remix of Sundrej Zohar’s ‘Blackout’, and he …

Undefined Shapes II Announces Lineup

Taking place in Skala Kallonis on August 3 & 4, Undefined Shapes II has announced its lineup. Electronic music fans gather for the second year of the festival on the Greek Island of Lesvos, situated in the northern Aegean Sea off the coast of Turkey. The festival takes place over …

DJ Dris Releases ‘Origins’ On Born Digital Music

DJ Dris drops his next afro house single, ‘Origins,’ through Born Digital Music. Born and raised in London, DJ Dris is best known for his electrifying sounds, which blend afro house, soulful house, and afro tech. Over recent years, he’s been building momentum as a producer with hard-hitting productions and …

Aurelance Soars with Uplifting Track “On The Runway” (feat. James Tonic)

Canadian artist Aurelance is poised for liftoff with his new single, “On The Runway” (feat. James Tonic). The track follows his well-received debut, “Goodbye,” and showcases his talent for blending soulful vocals with infectious electro-pop beats. “On The Runway” is a rallying cry for anyone who’s overcome obstacles and emerged …

Raw Ideology Releases ‘Analyze and Conquer’

‘Analyze and Conquer’ is out now. Hailing from the Amazon, Brazil, but now based in Portugal, Raw Ideology recently appeared in our Show & Tell series to promote his previous release, Enemy of Myself. Raw Ideology, real name Fernando de Sá, has already established himself in techno’s hardstyle and popular …

Premiere: Excelsior Ruth ‘Dream Of Night (Drinkwater’s Dawn Return Mix)’

Excelsior Ruth will release her eponymous debut EP later this week on High Priestess Recordings. Have an exclusive first listen to ‘Dream Of Night (Drinkwater’s Dawn Return Mix)’ below. Marking the inaugural release on High Priestess, South London’s newest hotbed for cosmic club sounds, Excelsior Ruth delivers four spellbinding electronic transmissions, alongside a …

Premiere: WDDS ‘Migration’

WDDS will release his debut LP, ‘Migration’, later this month on Hectare Discs. Have an exclusive first listen to the title track below. Following releases for Woozy and Accidental Meetings, as well as a string of transfixing EPs on his Hectare Discs imprint, the Manchester-based DJ and producer returns with his …

Paramida’s Love On The Rocks celebrates 10th anniversary with compilation, ‘Sky Is The Limit’

Paramida’s Love On The Rocks is toasting its 10th anniversary with a new compilation. ‘Sky Is The Limit’ spans “classic house, prog and balearic influences” and brings together a slew selection of artists reflecting the idea of “chosen family at the heart of the label”. Massimiliano Pagliara and Fantastic Man, …

Propellerhead announces Reason 13

Propellerhead has announced Reason 13, the latest update to the long-running and foundational music-making software. The latest version upgrades the software’s sequencer, redesigning it for a “faster workflow” and navigation. That speed has been a focus elsewhere too, with a new Edit Area, improved zooming and other workflow tweaks speeding …

Premiere: Byron Yeates & Spray ‘Trip To Eclipse’

Byron Yeates will release a new EP, ‘Time Machine’, later this week via Radiant Records. Have an exclusive first listen to ‘Trip To Eclipse’, with Spray, below. Two years on from his debut solo release, 2022’s ‘Sweat Your Prayers’, the Galway-born, Berlin-based DJ and producer returns with its strobing four-track successor. Much like …