InClose 'White Lack'

After supporting major French electronic acts such as Rone, Agoria, and Thylacine, InClose, at the young age of 22, is about to release his second EP Synchronized—a “turning point” in his …

Agoria Gives an Insight Into Composing Music for Film
The French artist sits down with Point Blank at IMS College Malta.

The latest video to drop from Point Blank’s partnership with IMS College Malta is an interview with French producer Agoria on composing music for film. In the video, which you can watch via the …

Floorplan, Raresh, Âme, and More Complete Sonus Lineup
This year's edition takes places from August 20 to 24, 2017, on Zcre Beach, Pag Island, Croatia.

With Sonus’ fifth birthday celebrations on the horizon, the final names have been added to the bill, including Floorplan, Raresh, and Âme. With a reputation for great production, beautiful settings, a…

Studio Essentials: Francesco Tristano
The Luxembourg-born composer walks us through his key pieces of studio gear.

Classy and utterly compelling: Francesco Tristano’s 2015 XLR8R podcast was as captivating as it was reflective of his wonderful artistic abilities. It’s no easy feat to seamlessly blend the clas…

Agoria 'Up All Night' (Gerd Janson Dub Remix)

At the end of last month, Agoria inaugurated his new imprint Sapiens with his Up All Night EP. The five-track EP featured two melodically-rich versions of the title track by Agoria himself, alongside …

Minimal Effort Expands to Outdoor Festival in Downtown Los Angeles
The L.A. underground heroes will hold it down at LA Center Studios on Halloween and New Year’s Eve Weekends.

On October 29 and December 31, Minimal Effort—promoters at the forefront of the Los Angeles underground—have announced their expansion to a full-scale outdoor festival this Halloween and New Year’s Ev…

DGTL Festival Announces Its Full Stage Line Up
The Amsterdam Festival takes place March 25-27.

DGTL have announced all the acts that will play over a total of twelves stages during their Easter weekend event this year. Set in Amsterdam’s NDSM Docklands, DGTL will take place March 25 until March…

Listen to Joris Voorn's 2015 Year End Mix
The mix includes major tunes from Seth Troxler, Agoria, Sebastian Mullaert, and more.

In the spirit of giving and in celebration of an incredible year for music, Joris Voorn has provided fans with a mix that features forty-two top-notch tracks in just over an hour. This velocious and p…

DGTL Amsterdam 2016 Announces First Wave of Acts
This year's edition takes place March 25 - 27 at the NDSM-Docklands, Amsterdam.

DGTL Festival—renowned for its line-ups, art and sustainability program—has announced the first names for its 2016 edition. The first release of artists contains a solid selection of DJ/producer talen…

Cubenx "Phase Rotation"

Cubenx is the alias of Cesar Urbina, a producer from Mexico and family member of InFiné Music, the international and eclectic music label based out of Paris, London, and Berlin. His debut full-length …

Minimal Effort: Halloween 2015

Minimal Effort: Halloween 2015 at The Belasco Theater. Emerging as a dominant brand in Los Angeles, Minimal Effort will return this Halloween to create a haven for dance music connoisseurs with no bou…

Trainwreck: Rodriguez Jr.
The Mobilee mainstay, who's playing the Minimal Effort affair on Halloween, bravely faces crude accommodations, shotgun threats…and gabber requests.

You’re most likely familiar with Olivier Mateu under his current moniker, Rodriguez Jr.—and if you’re not, get acquainted ASAP, as the French-born artist, a mainstay of Anja Schneider and …

Minimal Effort Announces Complete Lineup for Halloween in Los Angeles
The event is scheduled to be held at The Belasco Theater on October 31, and features performances by Agoria, Miss Kittin, and Anja Schneider.

Today, Minimal Effort, the Los Angeles-based event promoters who earlier this year threw an absolutely insane event at Park Plaza in Downtown LA with names like UNER, Butch, and Matador, have released…

Stream Snippets from the New Agoria EP
'I​ndependence' EP is scheduled for October 30 release via Ellum Audio.

After sending “S​cala” to Berlin, twirling his “H​élice” in London and colonising “Baptême” i​n Cologne, Agoria declares “I​ndependence” i​n Barcelona.…

DGTL Barcelona 2015

The highly anticipated first DGTL Festival Barcelona is set to take place on Friday 14th and Saturday 15th of August in Parc Del Forum. 40 artists will showcase the best of innovative electronic music…

Stream Snippets from John Tejada's Latest EP on Palette Recordings
The new record will be released this Friday, and features a brand new version of the iconic track "The End Of It All."

Way back in early March of 2006, John Tejada released a minimal masterpiece EP titled The End of It All on his own label, Palette Recordings. The original release of this track sold thousands of copie…

DGTL Barcelona Announces Set Times
Dixon, Ben Klock, and Maceo Plex head up the first edition of DGTL Barcelona.

Already a well-established festival in the Netherlands, DGTL Festival migrates from Amsterdam to Barcelona for the first time this year. The festival takes place the weekend of August 15 through Augus…

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