Get Familiar: Machine Woman
Anastasia Vtorova talks about her route into electronics, her noise background, and soaking up influences from everywhere.

Anastasia Vtorova has an inquisitive mind. As Machine Woman, this musician from St. Petersburg, Russia transmutes her musical curiosity into wildly varied and experimental electronic music free from s…

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…

Alva Noto, Calibre, and Radio Slave Remix ZW's 'Wulfman'
'Wulfman' is scheduled for July 14 release.

Radio Slave’s Rekids is releasing “Wulfman,” a 2016 track from ZW, alongside three new remixes. ZW is believed to be a collaboration between producer Zeb Wayne and Zineb Zebdi, also …

Pantha Du Prince Lines Up Ambient LP and Remixes EP
'The Triad Ambient Versions' and 'Remixes' EP are scheduled for June 9 release.

Hendrik Weber (a.k.a. Pantha Du Prince) will soon release a totally reworked ambient re-envisioning of last year’s The Triad LP, his first studio album in six years. The Ambient LP sees Weber le…

Raster-Noton Preps Commemorative Book and Compilation
'Source Book 1' is scheduled for March 17 release.

Raster-Noton will soon release the 20-year commemorative book, titled Source Book 1, which includes a comprehensive review of the label, comprised of the extensive catalog of all releases and series p…

Bob Moses, Jamie xx, and Tycho Nominated for Grammys
Louie Vega, Underworld, and Jean-Michel Jarre are also among the nominees.

The list of nominees for the 59th Grammy awards have dropped and feature an interesting mix of electronic music artists. The nominees for Best Dance/Electronic Album are Flume’s Skin, Jean-Miche…

Kiev's Closer to Remain Open
The Ukrainian Club has won its courtroom battle to stay in business.

Closer, a popular clubbing space and art center in the Ukrainian capital of Kiev, has announced that it has won its case to stay open for business. Last year the club was stung by police raids, which …

Raster-Noton Announces European Showcases
The German label is taking to the road in celebration of its 20th anniversary.

Raster-Noton, the experimental label launched by Olaf Bender (a.k.a. Byetone), Carsten Nicolai (a.k.a. Alva Noto) and Frank Bretschneider back in 1996, has revealed details of its upcoming 20th annive…

Kyoka Returns to Raster-Noton
‘SH’ is scheduled for release on March 25.

Following on from her 2014 album with Raster-Noton, Kyoka is back with four-tracker SH, which according to the label might be “her most experimental record so far.” Originally from Japan, Kyoka now sp…

Alva Noto Details Upcoming LP for Raster-Noton
The third volume in the artist's 'Xerrox' album series will arrive in April.

Accomplished German sound artist Carsten Nicolai will return to his own Raster-Noton imprint next month with Xerrox Vol. 3, the third installment of his Xerrox album series and the first LP under his …

Alva Noto Unitxt

Carsten Nicolai (a.k.a. Alva Noto) fueled the stereotype that “glitch” techno was as exciting as listening to a CPU save a file. Why the hell didn’t he release records like this eight years ago? The f…

Alva Noto "U_08-1"

Signal member Carsten Nicolai is something of a sound engineer under his Alva Noto moniker. Relying heavily on precise hooks and loops, Nicolai produces with sequencers, then uses mathematics to give …

Alva Noto Transall Series

As Alva Noto, sound artist Carsten Nicolai is the master of pointillist digital funk, balancing crystalline sine waves, angular, synapse-jiggling grooves, and bursts of seething static. On Transall, a…

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