Stream DâM-FunK's 'DJ Kicks' Mix in Full
DâM-FunK's 'DJ-Kicks' album is scheduled for May 27 via !K7 Records.

Following contributions from the likes of DJ Koze, Actress, and Moodyman, DâM-FunK will be the next artist to bestow his musical prowess and reflection to the esteemed DJ-Kicks series. Known all around the world …

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Stream SIT's Sunwaves 19 Set
Sunwaves 19 took place from April 28 - May 2 in Mamaia, Romania.

SIT is the collaborative project of Vlad Caia and Cristi Cons, two rising DJ-producers of the Romanian scene. As discussed in XLR8R’s recent review of Sunwaves 19, the duo’s set …


Movement Detroit: The 10 Commandments
With the 10th anniversary of Movement Electronic Music Festival fast approaching, XLR8R provides a doctrine for visiting Detroit.

The Spirit of Detroit may be a statue that sits cross-legged just feet from Hart Plaza—the riverfront home of Movement Electronic Music Festival—but it’s also so much more than that. …


LANDR Announces Partnership With SoundCloud
The mastering service pairs with the streaming giant in a potentially revolutionary move.

LANDR—the world’s first cloud-based mastering software—has partnered with SoundCloud to pair their service directly with the world’s largest community of independent music creators. Through the partnership, SoundCloud community members will have …


Papaya Playa Project Announces Full Moon Party with Jimpster
The Mexican eco-resort will host the Freerange Records boss on June 18.

Papaya Playa Project, a boutique hotel near Tulum, Mexico, has revealed details surrounding the lineup for upcoming parties at the hotel’s beach club. Since opening in the winter of 2011, …

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Q&A: Len Faki's Figure SPC Imprint Comes to an End with Jeroen Search EP
'Figure SPC Z' is due out July 4.

Jeroen Search is in charge of Figure sub-label Figure SPC’s final release, due out at the beginning of July. Figure SPC was launched by Berghain resident Len Faki back in 2009, and …

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Dekmantel Releases Makam Sampler EP
Than Sadet Sampler EP is scheduled for June 20 release.

In September Makam will drop his debut album, Than Sadet, on Dekmantel Records, which promises to be a true showpiece on the label. In anticipation of this, the Amsterdam-based imprint …


Sacred Ground Reveals 2016 Lineup
The second edition of the German festival takes place in Uckermark from July 29-31.

Sacred Ground, the three-dayer set to take place in Uckermark, Germany at the end of July, has shared its full lineup. The international lineup has been curated by Frank Wiedemann and RY X, …

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Sweat Lodge Celebrates Ten Years with Global Tour
The Berlin-based agency will kick off their party series this June.

Berlin’s Sweat Lodge agency has announced plans to mark a decade in the business—a worldwide tour kicking off this June, and running through until January 2017. Sweat Lodge represents a number …


Stream Fred P's Forthcoming Album in Full
'6' is the second part in the New Yorker's FP-Oner series, due out May 27.

Fred Peterkin (a.k.a. Fred P) has shared a full stream of his forthcoming album as FP-Oner, due out on Friday. Peterkin dropped his first release as FP-Oner with Mule Musiq …

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Alejandro Mosso "Tassaouit N'akhazi"

With over a decades’ worth of releases under his Funzion alias and his birth name, Argentinian Alejandro Mosso has found his stride as of late in a careful balance between acoustic and …

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Premiere: Hear a New Track from Martux_M Crew & Markus Stockhausen
Resiliens will release the 'Atlas' EP on May 30.

Martux_M Crew & Markus Stockhausen will continue their longstanding collaboration with the release of Atlas on May 30 via Resiliens. Inspired by Cloud Atlas, the famous movie by the Wachowski …


Planetary Assault System Celebrates 22 Years of Music; Shares Video
Luke Slater has revealed details surrounding a new music series, titled 'Planetary Funk 22 Light Years.'

Using one of his oldest and boldest alter-egos, Luke Slater has revealed the first installation of his new ‘Planetary Funk 22 Light Years’ series, set to come out via his Mote-Evolver imprint. …

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Podcast 440: Man Power
The British DJ-producer weaves as colorful a tapestry as we have come to expect from him.

Man Power knows a thing or two about keeping things interesting. For one thing, through much of his career he had us all clutching at straws trying to uncover his …


Gaslamp Killer, Seth Troxler, FKA Twigs to Headline Symbiosis Gathering
The lakeside weekender will return to Woodward Reservation on September 22-25.

Symbiosis Gathering, the community-based music and arts festival, has revealed details surrounding the musical programming for its 2016 ‘Family Tree’ event. The past decade has seen Symbiosis grow into a …


Versatile Records Announces 20 Years Compilation
'1996-2016: Versatile Records 20 Years' is due out May 27.

Parisian label Versatile Records has revealed details of a forthcoming compilation in celebration of two decades in business. Launched back in 1996 by Gilb’R, the label has been a constant …

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Tresor Reveals Berlin Festival Lineup
The event takes place in celebration of 25 years of the club, on July 21 - 24.

Tresor has announced the lineup for the forthcoming 25 years festival celebration, taking place July 21 – 24. The event will take place over three days in the infamous club, …


Kompakt Returns with Another TOTAL Compilation
The storied German label compiles unreleased tracks and revisits favorites from the past year.

Legendary Cologne-based record store and label Kompakt has announced a release date for TOTAL 16, another installment in their famed compilation series. As they have done with the first 15 editions, …