Premiere: Clemency ‘Girl Food’

Wisdom Teeth is releasing a new compilation, ‘To Illustrate’,  this month. Listen to Clemency’s ‘Girl Food’ below.  The Bristol-based label run by Facta and K-LONE enlisted artists from the Wisdom Teeth family at home and abroad to co-produce the collaborative album, which focuses on lower-tempo music around 100 BPM. The …

EDM.com Presents: The House Brew, Vol. 15

“All I Ever Wanted” – Adriatique, Marino Canal Adriatique and Marino Canal’s first collaboration, “Home,” was one of the biggest melodic techno releases of 2020. Two years later, the Accordia EP sees the two return for a more somber record. On “All I Ever Wanted,” celestial, syncopated synths soar above …

STS9 Debut On Wakaan With New Live Mixtape

Following their eclectic headlining performance at this year’s Wakaan Music Festival, STS9 have made their stately debut on the experimental bass music label with a new live mixtape. Spanning nine tracks, the tape beautifully captures the band’s infectious live performance energy. It features previously unreleased tracks from the band, including …

Premiere: Reece Spooner ‘Hoxton Skank’

Reece Spooner will release his debut solo EP, ‘ClubPop Vol. 1’ this month. Listen to ‘Hoxton Skank’ below.  The London DJ, producer and Fiasco! party co-founder follows appearances on compilations by labels including Stamp The Wax, Super Drama Records and Borne Fruits with four tracks that joyfully fuse heady club …

BYOR Drops “Flavour,” a Stimulating Single Fit for the Dancefloor

Chart-topping producer BYOR is creating music that is delectable to the eardrums.  Aiming to satisfy your house music cravings, the rising Russian artist has returned to Tiësto's Musical Freedom imprint with a sensational single, "Flavour."  The new tune is a club-ready creation and a follow-up to BYOR's previous Musical Freedom release, "Belly …

Premiere: Blvksite ‘Tap’

Blvksite will release a self-titled EP via Black Techno Matters next month. Listen to ‘Tap’ below.  The Washington D.C. twins – Drew and Justin Barini-Rivers – serve up three original cuts of thunderous techno for the label, which launched in 2021 with a mission to “reclaim techno as a manifestation …

Premiere: Lithe ‘Mainline’

Lithe will release a new EP, ‘Mainline’, via Glasgow/Cork’s Flood label this week. Listen to the title track below.  The Australian producer, who last appeared on the label with 2020’s ‘Nos’ EP, returns with four more cuts of percussive club music with an alien, industrial edge. Expanding on the hard …

Afrojack and Black V Neck Join Forces for Summery Tech House Anthem, “Day N Night”

Afrojack has teamed up with Black V Neck for "Day N Night," a late-summer house anthem. With its chugging, four-on-the-floor rhythm and disco influences, "Day N Night" is a beautiful nod to the underground. The anthemic tech house track features Muni Long, a Platinum-certified R&B singer-songwriter whose smooth topline glimmers atop a sun-kissed arrangement. …

Premiere: Vel ‘Inspire Me Jim’

Vel will release a new EP, ‘Era El’, via François X’s XX LAB label this week. Listen to ‘Inspire Me Jim’ below.  The Lyon-based, Morocco-born DJ and producer first appeared on the label in 2021, contributing an hypnotic techno cut, ‘Bubble Tree’ to its debut compilation. Like that track, the …

Premiere: hmurd ‘red sky at night’

Hmurd will release a new EP, ‘Ache It Till You Make It’, via TT Label this month. Listen to ‘red sky at night’ below.  The three-track release follows hmurd’s 2019 EP for the label, ‘Boycott Ethical Consumption’, and is described as being “aimed indirectly at the club”, and as a …

“Brighter Future 2”: Listen to Big Gigantic’s Colossal, Genre-Bending Eighth Album

According to Big Gigantic, the fastest way towards a brighter future is through optimism, love and understanding. With this vision in mind since the release of 2016's Brighter Future album, the Boulder-based tandem have now unveiled their 13-track follow-up, Brighter Future 2. Released independently, Big Gigantic's eighth studio album is a collection of uplifting …

Nitti Gritti and SAYMYNAME Join Forces As SAYMYNITTI With Blistering Single, “BING BONG!”

In an unsuspecting surprise, Nitti Gritti and SAYMYNAME have launched a brand new collaborative alias. Aptly titled SAYMYNITTI, the duo kicked off with a blistering single called "BING BONG!" out via HARD Recs. In an electrifying fusion of both Nitti Gritti's and SAYMYNAME's skillsets, the track sees both artist's signature sounds hard at …

Pioneering Tropical House Artist Thomas Jack Returns After 4-Year Hiatus: Listen to “Sandman”

One of the forefathers of tropical-inspired electronic music has returned with a bold new direction and the same feel-good energy.  It's a best-of-both-worlds scenario as longtime fans of Thomas Jack re-embrace the Australian producer following a four-year hiatus.  Jack's career certainly wasn't one you'd up and leave behind without good …

Premiere: Liam Doc ‘Timing Is Everything’

Liam Doc will release a new EP, ‘The Mk4 Tape’, in June via his own Eyeangle Records. Listen to ‘Timing Is Everything’ below.  The Glaswegian DJ and producer’s new six-tracker is a typically varied selection. Touching on UKG, house and techno, sweet vocal samples are woven through each cut’s phat …

Premiere: Mason Maynard 'All Over U'

Mason Maynard will launch his own imprint later this week. The Manchester-based DJ and producer, who recently released his second record via Jamie Jones’ Hot Creations imprint alongside General Levy, debuts his own label Xscape tomorrow (13th May) with a brand new EP. Comprising of two dance cuts, ‘All Over …

Premiere: Jon1st & Shield ‘Swang’

Producers Jon1st and Shield will release their debut collaborative EP, ‘Focus’, this month. Listen to ‘Swang’ below.  Fusing former DMC world champion Jon1st’s turntablism techniques with Copenhagen-based 20/20 London affiliate Shield’s percussion skills, the pair dish up six tracks of tempo-shifting beat science. From wonky hip-hop and wobbling dubstep to …

Rony Seikaly Shines On Multidimensional Debut Album, “Moonwalk”

After teasing several singles from the album over the past two years, former NBA star-turned-DJ, Rony Seikaly has finally released his debut album. Coming in at a whopping 26 tracks, Moonwalk showcases Seikaly's appreciation of diversity in sound. As a techno and house music aesthete, the Lebanese tastemaker draws upon a deep breadth of knowledge and …

Premiere: Yokubari ‘Buki Vs Buki’

New York City-based producer and percussionist Yokubari will release a new EP, ‘Sakai’, via CHINABOT in May. Listen to ‘Buki Vs Buki’ below.  Across the four tracks on ‘Sakai’, which translates to “border” in Japanese”, Yokubari – who is also the drummer in experimental band Black Dice – seeks to …

Listen to ILLENIUM’s Spellbinding Remix of Nirvana’s “Something In The Way”

ILLENIUM has taken a Nirvana classic for a spin, breathing new life into the band's 1991 track "Something In The Way." Written by legendary guitarist and lead vocalist Kurt Cobain, "Something In The Way" appeared on Nirvana's sophomore album, Nevermind. Eschewing his signature euphoric sound design, ILLENIUM reworked the brooding track …

Subtronics Channels Headbanger Energy With Unrelenting “Do It To It” Remix: Listen

The feverish craze for "Do It To It" continues, and Subtronics is weighing in with a fierce new interpretation. The Cyclops Recordings proprietor has taken ACRAZE's breakout hit down a discernibly dark path, transforming the groove-inducing house track into a headbanger's delight. The bass music virtuoso twists the original's iconic vocals …

Martin Garrix Announces Release Date Of His Debut Club Album, “Sentio”

Martin Garrix's return to touring has sparked inspiration for one of the artist's biggest efforts yet, his debut club album, Sentio. Over the last two years, Garrix has released numerous massive pop collaborations alongside some of music's biggest names including Bono & The Edge of U2, G-Eazy, and more. Garrix and Maejor additionally dropped …

EDM.com Presents: The House Brew, Vol. 8

“Kiki” (Solomun Remix) – Catz 'n Dogz ft. Megane Mercury Solomun’s remix of “Kiki” is an explosive, eight-minute journey crafted to tear up dancefloors. While the remix takes a couple of minutes to define its character, once it’s in motion, the hook is reeled. An emphatic bassline charges forward while …

Premiere: Emissive ‘Sunset Yellow’ 

Toronto’s Emissive will release his ‘City of Rooms’ EP on vinyl in April.  Originally released as digital exclusive in early 2021, the EP is now set to be released on 12” via Telephone Explosion Records. Across five tracks, Emissive sculpts a blissed-out analog odyssey, threading hazy ambient modes through house, …

Listen to Fort Knox Five and Lazy Syrup Orchestra’s Trippy G-Funk Track, “Start the Ride”

Jumpstart the weekend with Fort Knox Five and Lazy Syrup Orchestra's first-ever collab.  Despite many years of friendship, the two groups have yet to collaborate on an original tune—until now. Out now by way of Fort Knox Recordings, "Start the Ride" encapsulates the seasoned production prowess of Fort Knox Five while …

Premiere: Evan Baggs ‘Ideas & Concepts’

Evan Baggs will release a new EP, ‘No Illusion’, via Ryan Elliot’s Faith Beat this week. The Berlin-based, New York native delivers an effortlessly funk-filled three tracker of analog techno and house (tech… house?) here. Baggs has always used his tools to tastefully convey the power of this music in …

EDM.com Presents: The House Brew, Vol. 7

“Yahudky” (Bedouin Reworks) – DakhaBrakha Bedouin’s latest EP is a tribute to the Ukrainian folk band DakhaBrakha. “Back in 2012, we heard DakhaBrakha’s music for the first time and were immediately drawn to their authenticity and beautiful sound,” the melodic techno duo shared on the inspiration behind the tribute EP. …

Premiere: Lyric Hood 'Hard 2 B N Love’

Lyric Hood will release her new EP, ‘Woman-Hood Chapter 1’, via M-Plant this week. The Detroit producer, and one-half of Floorplan alongside her father Robert Hood, will release the four-track EP via the landmark minimal techno imprint on Friday 9th March. The EP follows Floorplan’s ‘Get My Mansion Ready / …

Premiere: Tom VR ‘Partner (Peach Remix)’

Tom VR has invited four artists to remix tracks from his 2021 album ‘Please Keep Shimmering’.  Midland, Peach, Lone and Kareem Ali have each taken a track from the producer’s bubbling, soft-hued electronic LP, released on Seb Wildblood’s all my thoughts label.  The remix EP will be released this month, …

Premiere: Pluralist ‘B Squared’

Pluralist will release a new EP, ‘B Squared’, via Manchester’s Left, Right & Centre next week. You can hear the title track below.  The Bristol-based producer debuts on the label, run by the crew behind the party of the same name, with three cuts of buzzing, futuristic techno dancehall fusionism. …

Premiere: Minimal Violence 'Focus on that Form’

Tresor will release the final instalment in its trilogy of Minimal Violence EPs next week.  Spanning five tracks, ‘Phase Three’ in the ‘DESTROY —> [physical] REALITY [psychic] <— TRUST’ series is the first release from Minimal Violence since the project shrunk from a duo to the solo project of Ash …

Premiere: Nahash ‘Recrudescence’

Nahash will release a new EP, ‘Tides’, via French label POLAAR this month.  Following his blistering, politically-charged 2020 album, ‘Flowers Of The Revolution’, for Shanghai’s SVBKVLT, the producer delivers four more cuts of brutal jungle breaks, swooping melodic passages and growling bass here; this is richly-designed drumfunk with an anti-imperialist …

EDM.com Playlist Picks: Purple Disco Machine, Love Regenerator and AC Slater [1/21/22]

The electronic music community is constantly evolving with new sounds every week, as artists become more innovative with their compositions. EDM.com's weekly "Playlist Picks" series highlights the top releases in the genre, helping uncover the latest tracks that will soon dominate the dance music scene. EDM.com Top Hits In The …

“Onyx” Is The Quintessential Excision Album

It's been three long years since his Excision's last album, but the day fans have been waiting for since 2018 is finally here. Starting off 2022 with a meteoric bang, Excision has unveiled Onyx, which delivers 17 tracks comprising instant classics, long-awaited IDs, and high-profile collaborations. Released on his label, Subsidia, Excision's fifth …

Premiere: aircode ‘Timesplitters’

aircode will release her debut album, ‘Grounded’, via Alien Jams this month. Check out the track ‘Timesplitters’ below.  It marks the second release from the London-based, Swedish experimental electronic producer on Chloe Frieda’s label, following her sleep deprivation inspired ‘Effortless’ EP in 2020. ‘Grounded’ comprises 11 tracks of haunting synths, …

EDM.com Presents: The House Brew, Vol. 5

“Symphony No. 4” – Rinzen “Symphony No. 4” is a brooding techno tribute to Beethoven's classic, “Symphony No. 4." “I was so moved by the opening strings that I decided to make my own version of it,” Rinzen shared on the inspiration behind the track. He added that it’s “the most cinematic …

LeDoc and Guantanamo Bae Tap Max C for Anthemic Collab, “Deep Down”

Rising electronic dance music producers LeDoc and Guantanamo Bae have joined forces for "Deep Down," an anthemic house tune. The mesmerizing track features Max C, the famed singer-songwriter behind the timeless vocal from Axwell's "I Found U," among many others. "Deep Down" fuses elements of progressive and slap house, ultimately creating a powerful, …

Rich DietZ and Zack Martino Flip Destiny’s Child’s “Jumpin’ Jumpin'” Into Tech House Banger

Over two decades have passed since Destiny's Child dropped "Jumpin' Jumpin'." But even 21 years later, one thing's for sure: it's still an anthem. Rich DietZ and Zack Martino have now breathed new life into the post-millennium generational R&B anthem, flipping it into a must-listen tech house banger fit for 2021. The original, which dropped …

RENN and Liel Kolet Join Forces for Haunting Melodic Bass Track, “Peace of Mind”

RENN has unveiled his latest single, a melodic dubstep tearjerker which the rising bass producer called one of the "most emotional and deepest songs" he's ever produced. "Peace of Mind," out now by way of Excision's venerated Subsidia imprint, features a powerful topline from Israeli singer-songwriter Liel Kolet. Kolet, who has released …

Premiere: Sansibar ‘Force Of Equilibrium’

Finnish producer Sansibar will release his second LP, ‘Sans Musique’, this Friday 3rd December via Dutch label Kalahari Oyster Cult. Listen to ‘Force Of Equilibrium’ below.  Appetites for nostalgic rave sounds with a psychedelic edge have been on the up lately, with more and more producers pulling from the pools …

Premiere: Paula Tape ‘Multiverso’

Paula Tape will release a new EP, ‘Astroturismo’, via Rhythm Section International this week. You can hear the track, ‘Multiverso’, below.  The Milan-based, Santiago-born DJ and producer follows her appearance on the London label’s fifth anniversary ‘SHOUTS’ compilation in 2020 with four brand new cuts that bounce somewhere in the …

Radiohead Took Notes From Aphex Twin and Massive Attack for New Album, “Kid A Mnesia”: Listen

With the release of their Kid A Mnesia album, Radiohead indulge in an alternate version of music history.  When the band released the forward-thinking Kid A in 2000 and then Amnesiac, just eight months later, the public immediately began to draw a connection between the two. As Paste points out, the prevailing school of …

Galantis Transform Coldplay and BTS’ “My Universe” Into Intoxicating House Anthem

Continuing their hot streak of high-powered remixes, Galantis have reworked Coldplay and BTS's smash hit "My Universe." Known for their floaty, feel-good house sound, Galantis have delivered an intoxicating house anthem. Kicking up the tempo of the original, the remix transforms from a laid-back love ballad to an uptempo dance tune …

Close to Monday’s “Guns” Receives Otherworldly Remix from Biicla: Listen

Since their inception as a collective in 2020, German electronica group Close to Monday have emerged into the scene guns a-blazing. Having delivered their third album Interference back in April, the band has been breezing through career milestones. One of the songs from the 11-track opus, “Guns,” came accompanied by an official music video which was selected …