Caprices Festival Announces 15-Year Anniversary Lineup
Sonja Moonear, Ricardo Villalobos, Cobblestone Jazz, and more all set to play.

Caprices Festival has announced the lineup for this year’s 15th edition, running from April 12 to 15 in Crans-Montana, Switzerland To mark the special occasion, Caprices will once again transfor…

XLR8R's Best of 2017: Tracks
We present just some of our favorite tunes of the last 12 months.

With our Best Releases of the year now out of the way, we move onto our best tracks. Discussion and debate on this list started several weeks ago when an internal message posted the question: what are…

Various Artists Klockworks 20
Forward momentum, imparted with nuance and inventiveness, defines Ben Klock's label overview..

You’d expect a compilation from a label run by a modern-day Berlin techno luminary to be defined by a taut and muscular momentum. You’d probably also surmise it to be a collection of tracks that roll …

Premiere: Stream DVS1's Klockworks 20 Contribution
'Klockworks 20' is scheduled for September 25 release.

As announced, Ben Klock’s Klockworks label is soon set to release a new compilation featuring new tracks from Etapp Kyle, DVS1, Klock himself, and more names. The compilation will be the label&#…

Etapp Kyle Next on Ostgut Ton
'Alpha' EP is scheduled for September 8 release.

Etapp Kyle is set for a full debut on Ostgut Ton with the Alpha EP. Alpha will be the Ukraine-born, Berlin-based DJ-producers first full release on the label, having previously released on sub-label U…

Photo Gallery and Review: Klockworks Presents Photon
The event took place on April 30 at Printworks, London.

It’s two o’clock in the afternoon and I’m gearing up for another session with Marcel Dettmann and Ben Klock. Having previously been a resident in Berlin, it’s a feeling I know well; although this time…

Hi-Five: Etapp Kyle
The Ostgut artist reveals five of his favorite classic warm-up tracks.

Etapp Kyle’s 2016 submission to the XLR8R podcast series was a highlight in a remarkably strong year. Alongside the mix—which was as well received as any last year—we told Kyle’s story, a …

Ben Klock's PHOTON Shares New Teaser Video
Ben Klock, Marcel Dettmann, Planetary Assault Systems (Live), Ben Sims, Dax J, and Etapp Kyle will kick off the series on April 30.

As previously announced, Ben Klock’s Klockworks label is set to launch a new event series, titled PHOTON. For the past four years, Klockworks showcases have represented talent from the label’s r…

ROD Next on Klockworks
KW19 is scheduled for March 9 release.

ROD will release a new EP on Ben Klock’s Klockworks. KW19 will be the Dutch DJ-producer’s fourth EP on the label, the first of which landed in 2011. This time, according to the label, he deliver…

Junction 2 Announces Stage Split
The event will take place at Boston Manor Park, London, on June 10.

London’s Junction 2 has added the stage split for this year’s event. The event will host DJ Koze, DJ Tennis and Maceo Plex, as well as local selectors Andrew Weatherall, Jane Fitz and Dola…

Ben Klock Announces PHOTON
Ben Klock, Marcel Dettmann, Planetary Assault Systems (Live), Ben Sims, Dax J, and Etapp Kyle will kick off the series on April 30.

Ben Klock’s Klockworks label is set to launch a new event series, titled PHOTON. For the past four years, Klockworks showcases have represented talent from the label’s roster while focusing on t…

Alignment 'Rubble'

Since its inception in 2014, voxnox records has released a steady stream of highly focused techno weapons from artists such as, among many others, Sept, Verschwender, Brothers Black, Curses, I/Y, Mich…

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