Photo Gallery and Review: Hideout Festival 2017
XLR8R spent a week on a Croatian island for the festival’s seventh edition.

Every summer, thousands of Europeans invade Croatia’s stunning Adriatic coast in search of sunshine, beaches, crystal clear seas, and cheap cocktails. The nation’s ideal combination of breathtaking ge…

Hi-Five: DJ Haus
The London artist selects his soundtrack for a beach party.

London’s DJ Haus has issued a seemingly endless string of reliable house, techno, and UK garage records via his labels, all with an insatiable taste for cheeky bombast and dancefloor theatrics. …

Hideout Festival Announces VIP Competition and Full Program
The annual Croatian event will take place at Zrce Beach, Croatia from June 26-30.

Hideout Festival, one of the foremost destination festivals for electronic music in Croatia, has announced details surrounding the full schedule of performances and festivities for its 2017 edition, s…

Premiere: Stream a Hypnotic Cut from Marlon Hoffstadt's New EP
The Berlin artist kicks off his Midnight Themes imprint with a stellar four-tracker.

At the end of this month, Marlon Hoffstadt will launch his new Midnight Themes imprint with Midnight Themes MT-001. The vinyl-only EP will feature four original cuts from the Berliner, who has been ca…

XLR8R's Best of 2016: Releases
We run through our top albums and EPs of the year.

In this internet society, the one-hit-wonder is presented with the ultimate platform for international success. Sure, there’s plenty to be said in favor of those unforgettable tunes—the sort you can’t…

Rinse Announces DJ Haus LP
'Artificial Intelligence' is due out November 4.

DJ Haus will release his second album with Rinse in November. Rupert Cogan (a.k.a. DJ Haus) dropped his debut full-length less than 12 months ago (also on London’s Rinse), and is now back with n…

20 Questions: Justin Robertson
As a new Deadstock 33s album is released, the U.K. clubland lifer opines on Daniel Avery, his favorite artists, and his distaste for the Thatcher years.

He’s been one of the U.K. dance-music world’s sharpest dressers for years, and he’s one of that scene’s very few philosophy majors, too—but that’s not what makes Justin R…

XLR8R Weekly Selections: Melt!, Sunset Campout, Anthology
Our weekend picks of events from around the globe

This weekend, Berlin megafest Melt! takes place at Ferropolis with a wide variety of acts including Autechre, The Black Madonna, Howling, Kylie Minogue, the Orb and many more. Over in the U.S. San Fra…

Podcast 377: DJ Haus
A master of excess throws down 90-minutes of high-octane dancefloor energy.

DJ Haus is a master of excess, and anyone familiar with the DJ/producer/label boss/YouTube profligate likely knows this all too well. Heading up both Unknown to the Unknown and the Hot Haus imprint, t…

DJ Haus Drops a New Video for "Acid Bleep"
A track from the London producer's recent EP for Clone Jack For Daze gets the video treatment.

Unknown to the Unknown/Hot Haus label boss DJ Haus recently added to his prolific run with the Helta Skelta EP for Clone Jack For Daze. Now, EP cut “Acid Bleep” has received a video treatm…

Crème Organization Releases Free Compilation
Legowelt, DJ Haus, BNJMN, Innershades, and more contribute tracks to the new collection.

Dutch label Crème Organization (who yesterday previewed a forthcoming EP from Legowelt) celebrates 15 years in 2015, a milestone the imprint plans to mark with the release of a number of free compilat…

DJ Haus "Woo Yeh (James Brown Bmore Edit)"

Here is a fun one for to start Friday off right. Set to appear on the vinyl version of Unknown to the Unknown boss DJ Haus’ upcoming Thug Houz Anthems Vol. 3 EP, “Woo Yeh (James Brown Bmor…

DJ Haus Thug Houz Anthems Vol. 1

DJ Haus’ output has always had a refreshing, scattershot weirdness. Under a variety of aliases (DJ Haus being his most prominent), as one third of the unapologetic UK garage throwback trio Hot C…

DJ Haus "Thug Houz Anthem!"

Unknown to the Unknown label boss DJ Haus just dropped another slamming house track, “Thug Houz Anthem!,” which arrives with news of a forthcoming mixtape of the same name. If you’re…

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