Real Talk: Anja Schneider
Having recently left her Mobilee home, the German artist explains why we too should value creativity over commercialism.

Anja Schneider recently left mobilee, the label she founded over 12 years ago. It was big news, to say the least. Schneider had enjoyed great success as a head of a widely acclaimed and leading house …

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…

Anja Schneider Preps Changes EP
'Changes' is scheduled for April 7 release via Mobilee.

Mobilee boss Anja Schneider has a new EP on the way, titled Changes. According to the label, the release explores “Detroit flavored house and techno” and “hints at new beginnings.…

Hideout Festival Reveals Third Round of Artists
This year's edition takes place from June 26 to 30 on Croatia's Zrce Beach.

Croatia’s Hideout Festival has revealed a third round of names for this year’s edition, including George FitzGerald, Anja Schneider, and Tiga. New additions also include Wiley, Patrick Top…

Kevin Over 'OK Villa'

Having broken through with 2015’s Retrovision EP on Noir Music, Kevin Over has earned himself quite a reputation through the variety in his DJ sets and productions, the sub-genres of which span …

Photo Gallery: FACT Music Pool Series Barcelona, 2016
FACT Music Series ran from June 15 - 19 and included showcases from Cocoon, Half Baked, Mobilee and many more.

June is a wonderful time to visit Barcelona. A combination of the food, the sun and the sand makes it a popular tourist destination for the full duration of the summer months—particularly so during mi…

Pacha Barcelona Announces Sonar 2016 Showcases
The famed Barcelona club hosts a five-night program for OFF WEEK.

With headlining performances from Luciano, Hot Since 82, and Matthias Tanzmann, Pacha’s Sonar OFF WEEK program is set to be a must-go for attendees of the yearly party. To begin the week, techno…

FACT Announces Pool Party Series During Off Sonar Week
Each event will take place at a poolside venue northwest of Barcelona in Hospitalet de Llobregat.

FACT Worldwide are set to make a big splash during Off Sonar week this year with another edition of its FACT Pool Series, set to take place at a poolside venue in Hospitalet de Llobregat, Barcelona be…

Anja Schneider Soul Traveler EP
The Mobilee label's leader offers a warm and rich threesome of sophisticated club cuts.

Last year, Berlin’s Anja Schneider celebrated the tenth anniversary of Mobilee, the label she founded with partner Ralf Kollmann; XLR8R helped to mark that milestone with a Schneider podcast, wh…

Movement Detroit Reveals Phase-One Lineup With Kraftwerk 3-D
Zip, Sonya Moonear, and Juan Atkins and Moritz Von Oswald are also set to play on Memorial Day weekend (May 28 - 30).

It’s here. The phase-one lineup announcement for Movement Electronic Music Festival 2016 in Detroit has arrived and all the gossip and chatter that has commenced over the past week can finally b…

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…

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