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Artist Tips: Pedram
The enigmatic producer reveals some of his studio secrets.

UK-based artist Pedram Mehrshahi (a.k.a Pedram) first surfaced in 2013 when he released an emotionally charged slice of electronica in the form of his debut Nina EP, before playing a memorable Boiler …

Real Talk: Eomac on Misogyny in Dance Music
Ian McDonnell addresses the existence and consequences of misogyny in dance music and wider society.

Our final Real Talk of an utterly bizarre 12 months comes from Ian McDonnell, the DJ-producer and label boss better known as Eomac—and it sits there as perhaps one of the most poignant and fascinating…

Seven Davis Jr.: The Other Side
XLR8R gets the story behind the LA-based producer's sophomore full-length.

Seven Davis Jr. has left an indelible mark on the world of electronic music in recent years. The Los Angeles musician has rode a skyrocketing trajectory ever since his earliest material dropped back i…

Discwoman: Rave Ethics for Women
Catherine Hilgers and Discwoman's Frankie Decaiza Hutchinson detail how to rave safe.

Currently, I’m in West Warwick, Rhode Island and just went for a bike ride and a guy hurled abuse at me because apparently “my ass was hanging out”—which, as a side-note, is how I like my ass to be. A…

Hearing: the Science of Protecting Your Ears
In part one of three, EarPeace explains the science behind hearing and hearing loss.

As music lovers, there is one sense we can’t live without: hearing. Despite its precious nature, noise-induced hearing loss and tinnitus are among the fastest growing disabilities in the western world…

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