The Black Madonna and rRoxymore are playing Whole – United Queer Festival

Europe’s first queer electronic music camping festival Whole returns to Ferropolis for its third edition across June 14 to 17 this summer, bringing a first-rate line-up to its inclusive event. Artist locked in to play include The Black Madonna, Courtesy, Dr. Rubinstein, rRoxymore (picutred), Noncompliant, Violet, Discodromo, Volvox, tINI, S …

Diplo Launches New Country Music Project Under His Actual Name… Seriously [VIDEO]

About a month ago, Diplo told Variety that he was trying to dip his toe in the country world, following the announcement that he’d be headlining Stagecoach’s first ficial after-hours party. Well, that day is here, as Diplo debuts a new project he calls Thomas Wesley (his real name, minus “Pentz”) with …

The Music Festival Paragon: A Coachella 2019 Weekend OneReview

Music festivals in America are feeling growing pains. Mainstays such as Sasquatch have fallen, and newer events like Okeechobee and Wayhome disappeared as quickly as they appeared. Even the 50th anniversary Woodstock might not even happen. It’s tough to diagnose the cause this epidemic, and even the most established festivals …

Gabber Eleganza is launching a new label called Never Sleep

Gabber Eleganza, aka Alberto Guerrini, is launching a new multi-media label titled Never Sleep. Much like his captivating rave archive, which he launched back in 2011, Guerrini’s new label aims to meld “the sonic landscape and aesthetic side of hardcore and post-rave cultures” with the “contemporary culture of music and …

The International Music Summit announces keynote speakers for 2019

The International Music Summit (IMS) has announced its keynote speakers for the 12th edition of the annual three-day forum. The 2019 program, hosted by shesaid.so, and keynote speakers will have a focus on mental health and diversity with an attempt to develop fresh strategies and lead direction for change. IMS …

Knife Party Go In A Completely Unexpected Direction For New Single Off Forthcoming EP

Knife Party’s Knifecast Podcast remains pretty underground except for the duo’s devoted following which catches it every episode; but for those who do listen, they always end up getting something like a new track or some bit “insider” info that no one else gets. On the latest episode, Knifecast 13, …

The Yacht Week takeover in The Lab LDN with Purple Disco Machine

The Lab LDN is Mixmag and Coors Light’s weekly live stream, powered by Void Acoustics, where we showcase the finest DJs direct from our world famous office party. This Thursday we’re hosting a takeover from The Yacht Week with Purple Disco Machine in control. The German artist has established himself …

Off Week returns to Barcelona with house and techno’s finest

Off Week returns to Parc del Fòrum, Barcelona this June, welcoming some of the biggest DJs and club nights in electronic music. Afterlife, [a:rpia:r], Paradise, Diynamic, FUSE London, Ellum and FRRC x fabric 20th anniversary are the brands hosting parties across June 14 to 16, promising world-class sets from a …

J Majik returns with 'Full Circle', his first album in over 20 years

Jungle veteran J Majik, aka James Spratling, will release his first album in over 20 years on May 1. Titled ‘Full Circle’, the new album lands on Spratling’s Infrared label, and follows up 1997’s ‘Slow Motion’ LP. Described as a “passion project”, the forthcoming ten-tracker harks back to the golden …

Discosodoma turns five with Massimiliano Pagliara and Dan Beamont

Discosodoma is celebrating its fifth anniversary this weekend (April 13) with a special event featuring the likes of Massimiliano Pagliara (pictured), Chapter 10’s Dan Beamont and more. As Dalston’s longest running queer club night, Discosodoma has hosted the likes of Red Axes, Jennifer Cardini, Powder and more ever since its …

Paradiso Festival Selling Out Faster Than Ever Heading Into Its Banner 8th Year

Running a successful music festival is probably one the hardest jobs there is. Between coordinating all the moving pieces from talent buying to staff to security to ticketing and more, there are so many things that could go wrong that for everything to go right is incredible. For seven years, …

Noizu and Nitti Gritti Take Palm Springs: An Interview and Playlists from Day Club Palm Springs 2019

This weekend kicks f Day Club Palm Springs 2019, the reoccuring pool party series at the Hilton Palm Springs Hotel. Run alongside Coachella, Day Club Palm Springs fers intimate, sunny sets from huge artists. Each day is curated, and this year features events curated by Diplo, Dillon Francis, Nora En Pure …