Influences 02: jitwam
An alluring collection of influential music from a rising Indian-born producer.

Last month, we launched a new podcast series called Influences with a journey into early easy listening material from Rod Modell (a.k.a. DeepChord). The series—for those that didn’t catch the fi…

Get Familiar: DJ Seinfeld
One of lo-fi house's leading names discusses inspirations, his debut album, and the position of the genre.

In less than a year DJ Seinfeld has become an extraordinarily influential figure in house music. What’s remarkable is that he’s done so with a series of subtle, slow burn productions that have come to…

Actress and London Contemporary Orchestra Collaborate on New EP
'Audio Track 5' is scheduled for September 1 release via Ninja Tune.

Producer Darren Cunningham (a.k.a Actress) has collaborated with the London Contemporary Orchestra on a new EP, titled Audio Track 5. The three-track release features both new material and fresh versi…

Squarepusher Joins MUTEK.MX
The Warp artist joins The Orb, Babyfather, Rodhad, and many more at this year's event.

MUTEK.MX has announced that Squarepusher will be performing at this year’s event. MUTEK.MX’s 14th edition will run from October 11 to 15 across multiple venues in Mexico City. Squarepusher…

Actress Releases Second Single from New Album
'AZD' is scheduled for April 14 release via Ninja Tune.

Actress, real name Darren Jordan Cunningham, known to friends as DAZ, has shared a new single from his upcoming album titled AZD (pronounced “Azid”)—his first LP is over two years. “Dancing In T…

Actress, GAS, and Equinoxx Announced for donaufestival
This year's edition will also feature Ben Frost and Radian.

donaufestival, an avant-garde music, performance, and visual art event in Krems an der Donau, Austria, has announced its plans and lineup for 2017. This year, donaufestival will run across six festiva…

Actress Returns with New LP
'AZD' is scheduled for April 14 release via Ninja Tune.

Actress, real name Darren Jordan Cunningham, known to friends as DAZ, is set to return with a new album, titled AZD (pronounced “Azid”)—his first LP is over two years. According to the label, there ar…

Artist Tips: Letherette
The Ninja Tune duo elaborate on the secrets behind their sample-heavy recording processes.

Letherette is the project of Richard Roberts and Andy Harber, two childhood friends so close that they are “more like brothers than anything else,” they say. The roots of their connection …

MUTEK Barcelona Announces First Names
This year's edition takes place from March 9-11 in Barcelona, Spain.

MUTEK.ES has announced the first names for this year’s edition. MUTEK.ES is the Barcelona-based platform for live electronic music and digital creativity and is set to embark on its 8th edition …

Download a Mix from NTS Radio's Shamos
The UK producer and DJ previews his release on Apron with an hour of left-field cuts.

UK producer and DJ Shamos heads up a monthly late night slot on NTS Radio that showcases an eclectic selection of house, left-field hip-hop, warped new wave, and everything in between. Outside of the …

Stream a Track from Sepalcure's Forthcoming Album
'Devil Inside' is available now to stream via Spotify.

Ahead of the release of their forthcoming full-length Folding Time, Sepalcure have made one of its cuts available to stream via Spotify. Sepalcure is the collaborative efforts of Travis Stewart (a.k.a…

Trus’me Announces New Album
‘Planet 4’ is due out May 30.

Trus’me has shared details of his fourth full length, Planet 4, which is scheduled for release at the end of May. Trus’me is Manchester’s David James Wolstencroft, the house and techno producer respon…

Actress to Play Sold Out Show with London Contemporary Orchestra
Watch a behind the scenes video and stream it live via Boiler Room (8:20pm GMT).

Today, the revered UK artist Darren Cunningham (a.k.a. Actress) is set to play a sold out show alongside the London Contemporary Orchestra at The Barbican Centere in London. The performance starts at …

!K7/DJ-Kicks Set to Release New Remix EP
'Bird Matrix (Remixes) / Pear' EP is scheduled for October 30 release.

Through their extolled and extensive DJ-Kicks series that has included the likes of Seth Troxler, John Talabot and Nina Kraviz, !K7 have provided a platform for some of the world’s most lauded DJs to …

Dekmantel Festival 2015

The heart of Dekmantel Festival beats at the Amsterdamse Bos. What’s new is that our veins will be spreading off the wall music throughout the entire Dutch capital this summer. It is our goal to take …

Stream an Exclusive Track from Actress's DJ-Kicks Mix
GNESIS's 'Pear' is taken from Darren Cunningham's first commercially available mix

Yesterday, XLR8R’s Mitch Strashnov gave Actress’s DJ-Kicks mix a hearty thumbs-up, awarding it 8.5/10 and hailing its focus on “brilliant selections” over seamless beatmatching…

Actress DJ-Kicks
On his entry to the venerable mix series, Darren Cunningingham's brilliant selections take precedence over beatmatching.

Listening to a mix by Actress is a lot like watching a Satoshi Kon film; it sets the tone early, bashes you in the face with how jarring it comes and goes from the initial start, and then by the end y…

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