Podcast 515: Sammy Dee
60 minutes of easy-listening tunes from the Get Perlonized curator.

It’s no easy feat to condense Sammy Dee’s career into just a few words. Having been born and raised in Berlin, the DJ-producer—real name Mario Radecki—began DJing in Kastle, a small town i…

Artist Tips: Steve O'Sullivan
The Mosaic and Bluespirit label heads offers some important practical advice for approaching labels with demos.

You’d be hard-pressed to find too many people better positioned to advise on approaching music labels with demos. Growing up in West London, Steve O’Sullivan’s early years were fille…

Unleash Announces First Summer Dates
Zip, Baby Ford, Apollonia, Petre Inspirescu, Maayan Nidam, Cabanne, DeWalta, and more names set to play.

London’s esteemed party curators Unleash have announced the first four dates for their summer season—with Zip, Cabanne, Baby Ford, Maayan Nidam, DeWalta, and many more leading names set to play.…

Les Points Announce New Album
Nicola Kazimir & Barbir take the reigns on 'Gentrified Underground Youth,' out April 19.

Nicola Kazimir and Barbir have an album on the way. Gentrified Underground Youth will be the ninth release on Zürich-based imprint and collective Les Points.The 13-tracker, which was produced by Kazim…

Trelik Releases Jonno & Tommo EP
'Love Songs' is out now.

Trelik’s latest release comes from Jonno & Tommo. London-based duo Jonno & Tommo’s debut on Trelik is the Love Songs EP. It is the first new material that the label has put out thi…

Ion Ludwig: The Search Continues
One of the scene's most elusive characters sits down to share his story.

From Berlin’s Club der Visionaere to a historical Dutch city on the banks of the River IJssel, one of the scene’s most admired yet enigmatic characters sits down to tell William Ralston his story. Dev…

Photo Gallery and Review: Into the Valley
XLR8R spent a weekend in the Swedish countryside at the second edition of the festival.

Sweden’s modern electronic scene is a curious thing. There aren’t many comparable ones out there that look and sound so distinctive—deep, tasteful tunes produced and consumed by hip and stylish, fresh…

Edward Preps Debut Desert Sky Album
'Gaia' is due out July 31.

Giegling’s Edward has a ten track album on the way under his Desert Sky alias. The Berlin-based DJ and producer’s Desert Sky moniker first appeared (on his label of the same name) back in …

Nicola Kazimir 'KAZIPEWPEWPEW'

Nicola Kazimir is one quarter of Swiss label and arts collective Les Points, alongside Barbir, Audino and Louh. Things kicked off for the imprint back in 2014 with a minimal house-focused solo EP from…

Premiere: Hear a Track from Easy To Remember's Debut LP
The Unclear Records label heads' 'Pescaiola' drops today.

Italy’s Unclear Records is back with a 10-track LP from label-heads Easy To Remember. Titled Pescaiola, the LP will follow material from the likes of Baby Ford, Roman Fluegel, Gigi Masin, Gerry …

Cristi Cons: Classical Electronics
The rising Romanian discusses his history with classical music and the turning tides in the Romanian scene.

Romania’s electronic music scene has never attracted as much curiosity as it does in this day. It’s a well-documented story that we all know by now: Their Bucharest­-centric bubble, characterized en m…

Hi-Five: Camea
The Bpitch Control mainstay selects her top techno make-out tracks.

‘Tis the season for mistletoe, egg nog, and sitting by the fireside getting cozy with your significant other. In short, it’s kissing season! For those who like to get all lovey-dovey to an…

Baby Ford Announced for Fabric 85
Ion Ludwig, Pal Joey, Joy Orbison, and Melchior Productions Ltd. feature on the acid-house pioneer's Fabric instalment.

Baby Ford steps up for the next instalment in Fabric’s esteemed mix series. Credited as a true vanguard of the acid-house movement, Ford released his pioneering debut EP, ‘Oochy Koochy,’ back in…

Baby Ford Built In

Another living legend says hello with new tracks for Germany’s Force Inc. label. The a-side is a phenomenal, moody groover with the typically strange Baby Ford vocal particles and strings. The b…

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