DEXT teases new single from Troy Gunner and Mark Broom

Dext Recordings have announced the latest entry in their Two-on-One 10″ vinyl DEXT Limited series: a collaboration between Berlin-based producer Troy Gunner and UK techno legend, Mark Broom. Troy Gunner provides a storming cut on the A-side, the appropriately titled, ‘Get Loud’, while Broom’s remix is featured on the B-side …

Jeff Mills' 'Director's Cut Chapter 4' is out now

The fourth chapter of Jeff Mills’ ‘Director’s Cut’ re-issue series has been released his Axis Records imprint. The series sees Mills delve into the Axis archive to release iconic tracks alongside special, unreleased cuts. ‘Chapter 4’ features ‘Deadly Rays (Of A White Hot Sun)’ and ‘The Industry Of Dreams’ (taken …

shesaid.so announce mentoring program at its inaugural MEETSSS conference

shesaid.so, a global network for women in the music industry, will launch its first self-made conference in August, named MEETSSS. The event, which coincides with the organisation’s fifth anniversary, will take place in Portimão, Algarve, Portugal from October 3-6. The summit will run alongside several music showcases which will feature …

Kano and Kojo Funds heat things up with 'Pan Fried'

‘Pan Fried’ is the third single from Kano‘s forthcoming album ‘Hoodies All Summer’. The tune, featuring platinum-selling rapper Kojo Funds, follows previously released tracks from the album, ‘Trouble’ and ‘Class of Deja’. ‘Pan Fried’ juxtaposes Kano’s heavy lyrical content with a summery beat and infectious hook from Kojo Funds. The …

Adsum release harvest season-inspired collection for AW19

For AW19, Brooklyn-based Adsum have unveiled their latest collection, inspired by harvest season and the clothing worn by its workers. Digging through harvest-related imagery throughout the design process, the brand found a mix of people who dressed both casually, but also with a purpose and function. Splashes of pop colours, …

CRSSD Festival wants to put a stop to "fan slapping"

“CLAAAKK!”If you’ve ever found yourself at a hot and sunny Southern California festival, you’ve likely encountered “fan slappers” or “fan clackers” who, while in the throws of dancefloor bliss, raise their folding fan high above their head and whip it with a heaving force that results in a large “CRACK” …

Brave! Factory returns in Kyiv with Model 500, Marcel Dettmann and Jane Fitz

Brave! Factory, the out-of-house festival from Kyiv’s revered Closer club, is back with another impressive line-up for its third edition. International stars like Model 500, Marcel Dettmann, Dubfire, Pender Street Steppers, Zenker Brothers, Carlos Souffront, Evan Baggs, Rhadoo, Jane Fitz and Solar all feature on the bill, alongside Ukrainian greats …

HOCO Fest is bringing LSDXOXO, D. Tiffany and Roza Terenzi to Arizona

HOCO Fest is back in Tucson, Arizona, this month, showcasing an experimental line-up at venues across the city. Roza Terenzi (pictured), Omar Apollo, Dj Nigga Fox, LSDXOXO, Minimal Violence,Phoenix Afrobeat Orchestra, D. Tiffany, Wicca Phase Springs Eternal and foxwedding are among the artists locked into perform at the diverse showcase …

Frankie Knuckles 'Director's Cut Collection Part II' to be released on vinyl

Part two of the Frankie Knuckles ‘Director’s Cut Collection’ is being released on vinyl. Frankie, aka the Godfather of House, did a lot of writing and production work with Erik Kupper, eventually branding themselves as Director’s Cut in 2011. Using this alias, they worked on a number of remixes and …

Fred Perry and Raf Simons release a collection inspired by the Energy of Youth

Inspired by subculture and the energy of youth, designer Raf Simons brings his unique design to the rich Fred Perry archive, finding a match for his ethos of individuality. The collection features digitally printed photographs from British photographers, like Gavin Watson and George Plemper. Watson is known for amassing more …