Real Talk: Dense & Pika
Alex Jones and Chris Spero reflect on the challenges of an extended life in music.

Dense & Pika is the DJ/production project of Alex Jones—Hypercolour label boss—and Chris Spero, most widely known for his work as Glimpse. Their collaborative journey started in 2011 with a number…

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…

Hypercolour Preps 10-Year Compilation; Shares track
The 16-track compilation will feature, among others, FaltyDL, Matthew Herbert, A Sagittariun, The Analogue Cops, and Sebastian Mullaert.

Alex Jones and Jamie Russell’s UK label Hypercolour is set to celebrate 10 years in the game on November 11 with Hypercolour 10 Years, a massive 16-track compilation. Over the last 10 years, Hyp…

Hear Danny Daze Remix Tiga and Hudson Mohawke's 'Planet E'
Dense & Pika and Melé are also on the remix EP.

Back in March, Tiga released his latest full-length album, No Fantasy Required, on his own Turbo Recordings. The latest asset to land from the album is a remix package for Tiga’s collaboration w…

Loveland Sets Up Shop in Barcelona During OFF Week
The event is set to take place on June 17 and 18 at the Port Forum.

Sporting over 20 years of experience, the well-known Dutch festival promoter Loveland will be setting up shop in Barcelona for two days during Off Week for a display of techno excellence. Running on J…

Hotflush Recordings Releases Dense & Pika Retrospective
The compilation features 12 main cuts from the duo's career.

London-duo, Alex Jones and Christopher Spero (aka Dense & Pika) have released a new compilation today via Hotflush Recordings titled: Update. The duo, who originally teamed up in 2011, have releas…

George Fitzgerald and Grain Remix Dense & Pika
The Hotflush remix series continues with interpretations of tracks by techno duo Dense & Pika, which will be available December 4.

UK techno duo Dense & Pika, who have put out a number of records through Scuba’s Hotflush Recordings, are set to get the remix treatment by George FitzGerald and Grain (better known as Artwork). F…

The Hydra Announces New Lineups
Adam Beyer, Âme, Audiofly and John Talabot all confirmed to play.

With successful events for Blueprint, Innervisions and Electric Minds already under their belt this season, The Hydra announces the second wave of talent taking over at newly enhanced Studio Spaces in…

Adam Beyer Announces Drumcode Halloween; Win a Trip for Two to London to Attend
The prize is open to residents of United States, the United Kingdom and Ireland, Germany-Austria-Switzerland, Denmark, The Netherlands and Italy.

Following last year’s highly successful halloween event at Tobacco Dock, Adam Beyer’s Drumcode will once again return to London for a massive lineup of techno and house. Spread across thre…

Podcast 399: Dense & Pika
Alex Jones and Christopher Spero rock their teched-up rhythms in our latest podcast.

Are two heads better than one? We’re not sure—in real life, a double noggin would garner you a lot of dumbfounded looks. But in the electronic-music game, it sure doesn’t seem to hurt: Fro…

Dense & Pika Colt

The output of London duo Dense & Pika (a.k.a. Chris Spero and Alex Jones of Hypercolour) has thus far been brutally simplistic in its approach and execution—essentially, it’s dark warehouse …

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