Air Texture announce new non-profit compilations 'Place : Vancouver' and 'Place : Ecuador'

New York-based label Air Texture has announced a new non-profit compilation series that will focus on a particular place, centring local DJs and important local causes. The proceeds from each release will go to a local organisation working to improve and support the chosen cause on the ground. The first …

Kincaid will release his first EP with Futureboogie

London-based DJ and producer Kincaid will release his first EP with Futureboogie. ‘Provisional Disturbance’ will be released on May 15. Having previously featured on the 2019 edition of the label’s annual ‘Summer Riot’ compilation with his track ‘Bulfas’, ‘Provisional Disturbance’ sees Kincaid bring his cosmic electro to Futureboogie. As well …

China White put together charity compilation to help the elderly during the Coronavirus lockdown

London-based record label China White have put together a charity compilation, released this week, that will raise money to help the elderly during the Coronavirus health crisis. The compilation features tracks from Long Island Sound, Cody Currie, Dance System and label boss Joe Corti, among many others. Read this next: …

SouthSpace are to release a collaborative album exploring Tokyo and South London

Are you clawing the walls with self-isolation boredom? Us too. This new compilation from SouthSpace, out March 25, will sort that right out. South London-based record label SouthSpace have teamed up with a hand-selected group of Tokyo producers to produce an innovative collaborative album that explores the underground scenes of …

Printworks has closed and postponed all upcoming shows due to coronavirus

Printworks London has shut its doors and postponed all remaining scheduled shows in its calendar due to the coronavirus outbreak. Parties that are impacted include Major Toms presents Rudimental, Green Velvet presents La La Land, Unleash presents Solomun and Defected. Read this next: “I’ve already lost thousands”: How coronavirus is …

Far Out Releases Single "Constellations" With Karra on Ophelia Records

Music producer Far Out has just released his newest single “Constellations” on Seven Lion’s label, . When you first listen to the track, you can instantly tell that this track is certainly made for the wonderful record label. It is a melodic bass track that will definitely hit you right …

​Foodman releases new EP ‘Dokutsu’

Nagoya-based producer Foodman aka Shokuhin Matsuri or 食品まつり, has released his new EP Dokatsu on brand new Japanese label, Highball. This EP follows his 2019 release ‘ODOODO’, which was issued on Diplo’s Mad Decent label. Read this next: Berserk dancehall: How Equiknoxx caught the world’s attention Since emerging from Japan’s …

Chocolate Puma launches its Tonco Tone label with a 'Megablast'

Legendary Dutch dance act Chocolate Puma presents its very own record label Tonco Tone. Using their decades experience, the duo René and Gaston aims to surprise, presenting a platform for innovative dance music, exciting new talent, acclaimed names and course their own productions. The guys kick things f with the …

Minor Science announces debut album

German producer Minor Science has announced the release of his debut album ‘Second Language’ on April 3 Whities. The album takes translation and linguistic comprehension as its theme, exploring the relationships between acquired languages and a mother tongue. As a result, the album is idiosyncratically disjointed, conveying meaning in roundabout …

Montreal label NAFF launch Garmo, a new techno-focused sub-label

Montreal label NAFF is set to launch Garmo, a new sub-label focused on dance floor-ready techno cuts. To launch Garmo, label bosses Priori and Ex-Terrestrial will release a new collaborative EP ‘Dilution Effect’ under the new alias Ntel. The EP will be released on March 6. Read this next: How …

Defected London FSTVL announces its return in 2020

Defected London FSTVL returns to Central Park, Dagenham on September 12. The iconic house music label’s festival offers five stages from Defected, Glitterbox, Classic Music Company, 4 To The Floor and DVINE Sounds. Read this next: 15 house tracks about love A sell-out for its debut edition last year, Defected …