XLR8R's Best of 2017: New Artists
We salute this year's breakthrough artists.

Collating the New Artists list is an unenviable task. How do you determine “new? It’s always a hard one using the word “best.” It’s never easy. But let it be said that 2017 was chall…

Artist Tips: Abayomi
Ableton's Product Specialist offers advice on making music while working full time.

Jesse Abayomi is a London-born Nigerian artist who operates with a fiercely independent outlook. Currently based in Berlin working as Ableton’s in-house Product Specialist, Abayomi also moonligh…

Legowelt, Willie Burns, and Tessela Play Oscillate's Summer Launch
Oscillate has also shared a podcast from Rachel Lyn ahead of this weekend's event at Berlin's ://about blank.

This weekend at Berlin’s ://about blank, Oscillate will celebrate the arrival of summer with a 24-hour party. Running from Saturday, May 27 through to Sunday, May 28, the event will feature mult…

Podcast 434: Cio D'Or
The German sound architect provides a dramatic hour of experimental techno.

Cio Dorbandt is a part of German techno’s furniture. Born in Hannover, she can now be found in Cologne, while over the course of a lengthy career she has stamped her mark on cities across the country,…


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