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µ-Ziq Returns with Challenge Me Foolish Album
'Challenge Me Foolish' LP will land on April 13.

µ-Ziq will release a new album, Challenge Me Foolish.  Michael Robert Paradinas (a.k.a µ-Ziq) was born in Charing Cross, London. He began playing keyboards during the early 1980s, after listening to n…

Daedelus' Magical Properties Imprint Welcomes YAYAYA
'YAYAYA' LP will land on February 23.

Daedelus has signed the European-based group YAYAYA to his label Magical Properties, and their self-titled debut will land on February 23. The music found on Daedelus’ imprint Magical Properties…

Hadi 'Master'

Toronto-based label and collective Forth is set to drop its debut release on February 20. The release, a VA featuring cuts from Ciel, Gingy, Hadi, Joel Eel, Kontravoid, and R, looks to the Forth’…

Dub Taylor (a.k.a Tigerskin) Returns with New Full-Length
'Caves & Cages' LP will land on April 30.

Alex Krüger (a.k.a Dub Taylor) will release a new album on Dirt Crew Recordings. An artist as versatile as Alex Krüger is a rare find these days. Not only has he released numerous EPs and albums as …

Kappa FuturFestival Announces First Wave of Acts for 2018
This year's edition takes place from July 7 to 8 in Torino, Italy.

Italy’s Kappa FuturFestival has announced its plans for the upcoming 2018 edition. Kappa 2018 will take place across two days, from July 7 to 8 at the famous Parco Dora in Torino, and brings tog…

Beshken 'Fruits'

Originally trained as a jazz guitarist, Beshken first became interested in dance music while DJing house parties and clubs in Los Angeles. Heavily influenced by the city’s rich, colorful, and di…

Vujaday Adds Cassy, YokoO, and Atish to Lineup
DJ Tennis, Lee Burridge, and Art Department are also set to play the Barbados festival.

Barbados festival Vujaday has released the phase two artist announcement for this year’s inaugural event, adding Cassy, Atish, YokoO, Nathan Barato, Mark Knight, Behrouz, and Danny Howells, Darr…

Photo Gallery: Igloofest 2018
This year's edition took place in Montreal from January 18 to February 3.

CLICK ANY PHOTO TO ENLARGE AND ENTER GALLERY BROWSING All photos by April Yablonovitch, Charles Prot, André Rainville, Peter Ryaux Larsen, Toshimi Jan Muniz, Djalma Vuong-De Ramos. …

Lenny de Luca 'Thing' (feat. Anothr)

On February 16, German producer Lenny de Luca will release his debut EP, Prints, via Cascade Records. Starting music production at the age of 14, Luca’s sound is mostly influenced by old school …

NYC's Hip-Hop Fusion Group QNA Show Jazz Roots on 'Karoshi'
QNA's EP, 'XII', is available worldwide February 23.

NYC’s hip-hop fusion group QNA have shared “Karoshi,” a second single from the upcoming record, XII. New York City is known for its once legendary jazz scene, helping cut the teeth o…

Traumprinz Resurfaces
The mysterious producer also confirmed his departure from Giegling.

Traumprinz has returned with a new 90-minute mix, titled “secret guest – live at planet uterus,” and a six-minute ambient piece, titled “interior renovations.” There̵…

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