Google Reportedly Assessing SoundCloud Buyout
The technology company is rumoured to be interested in purchasing SoundCloud for $500 million.

Google is reportedly considering buying out SoundCloud. The news (sourced via Music Business Worldwide) is the latest update in SoundCloud’s ongoing efforts to monetize. Google are rumored to be…

Parlour Googler

What Kentucky natives Parlour (featuring ex-members of Aerial M and The For Carnation) offer in Googler is a hypnotic glimpse of what post-rock is best capable of. Songs like “Jololinine” …

Ask the Experts: Carl Craig
The Detroit legend answers your questions.

With our Ask The Experts Maceo Plex feature still in the works, we’re already moving on to publish our next one—this time with Carl Craig, a creative visionary, an electronic music icon, an este…

Jordan Rakei Signs to Ninja Tune
'Wallflower' LP is scheduled for September 22 release.

Jordan Rakei will release a new LP via Ninja Tune, titled Wallflower. Rakei, a New Zealand born, London-based multi-instrumentalist, has been making waves internationally with his inventive and refres…

Lee Burridge, Peggy Gou, Tom Trago, and More Play BPM Festival: Portugal
This year's debut European edition takes place from September 14 - 17 in Portimão, Portugal.

The BPM Festival: Portugal has announced many new additions to its lineup for its European festival debut this September. New additions include Anja Schneider, Art Department, Cassy, Guti, and more to…

Competition: Percolate Open Air Giveaway
XLR8R has teamed up with Percolate to offer a prize bundle for the event.

Percolate is set to return to London this month with an open air on July 29, featuring DJ Koze, Leon Vynehall, Sonja Moonear, and many more names. Tickets are available via XLR8R and we will be choosi…

Lone Delivers 'Ambivert Tools Volume Two'
'Ambivert Tools Volume Two' EP is scheduled for August 25 release on R&S Records.

Matt Cutler (a.k.a Lone) is soon set to release Ambivert Tools Vol. Two, the second installment of four club-focused EPs scheduled to drop across 2017. The release lands after May’s Ambivert Too…

Artist Tips: Adesse Versions
The Manchester-based artist advises on creating a raw and heavy sound with Ableton Live.

Adesse Versions is just one alias of Kevin Gorman, a Manchester-based DJ-producer whose earlier work landed on the likes of Ostgut Ton, Cocoon, International Deejay Gigolo to name just a few. The root…

AnD to Release New Electric Deluxe LP
'Social Decay' LP is scheduled for September 22 release.

AnD are set to release a new album on Speedy J’s Electric Deluxe, titled Social Decay. Social Decay is described by the label as one of the Manchester duo’s “most overwhelming and mo…

Lee Gamble Debuts on Hyperdub
'Mnestic Pressure' LP is scheduled for September 15 release.

Lee Gamble will release new album Mnestic Pressure on Hyperdub on September 15. Mnestic Pressure is Gamble’s first album since 2014 and his first with Hyperdub. According to the label, the album sees …

Hospital Productions to Release Debut Phase Fatale LP
'Redeemer' LP is scheduled for October 13 release.

Phase Fatale will release his debut LP on Hospital Productions. Phase Fatale is the techno project of Berlin-based DJ and producer Hayden Payne. Originally from New York, Payne explored the post-punk/…

Kutmah Preps Debut LP on Big Dada
'The Revenge Of Black Belly Button!' LP is scheduled for August 11 release.

Kutmah will release his long overdue debut album The Revenge Of Black Belly Button! via Big Dada on August 11. The record features an incredible cast of guests—including Gonjasufi, Jonwayne, Natureboy…

Birgit's Midsommer Rave

◢ Lineup Boss Axis youANDme Thomas Lizzara (official) Franz Alice Stern AGENT Björn Störig Hollis P Monroe Marc Poppcke Luis Hill Danito & Athina Lars Moston Tyler Brunton Swam:Thing Maik Gyver An…

Fred P Returns to Mule Musiq
'7' is scheduled for August 25 release.

Fred Peterkin (a.k.a Fred P) will soon release 7, his latest LP and the final entry his FP-Oner album trilogy for Japan’s Mule Musiq. The New York producer has the FP-Oner as his outlet for deep…

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