Berlin's Renate Locks in February Lineups
Ata, DJ Haus, DJ Sports, and many more names all set to play.

Berlin party place Wilde Renate has confirmed its February lineups. This month features some strong names with Ata, DJ Haus, DJ Sports, DJ Central, Jeff Rushin, and many more all set to play. A full l…

Podcast 525: DJ Sports
90 minutes of funk-filled soul, disco, and house from one of electronic music's brightest talents.

There’s little information available on Milán Zaks, the artist better known as DJ Sports. He’s most commonly known for his associations with Regelbau, the 11-strong Århus-based collective …

XLR8R's Best of 2017: New Artists
We salute this year's breakthrough artists.

Collating the New Artists list is an unenviable task. How do you determine “new? It’s always a hard one using the word “best.” It’s never easy. But let it be said that 2017 was chall…

XLR8R's Best of 2017: Releases
We run through our top albums and EPs of the year.

Someone mentioned to us recently that it’s not been a particularly strong year for releases. In truth, it was several people, none of whom were connected or in contact. It’s an interesting…

Regelbau's DJ Sports Preps Debut LP
'Modern Species' LP is scheduled for June 13 release.

Regelbau’s DJ Sports is set to release his debut LP, titled Modern Species. Modern Species, an eight-tracker, will be the Danish DJ-producer’s debut on Firecracker following EPs on Yield a…

Regelbau Unveils Next EP
'CLUB V-BEE' is due out February 18.

The next Regelbau EP will be released next month. CLUB V-BEE will be the first record to pop out of the Aarhus collective’s studio in 2017. This time round, music comes from DJ Sports, Hi Mount …

Central Next Up on Help Recordings
'Basil' is expected to drop on January 13.

The next release on Help Recordings is by Central. Natal Zaks (a.k.a. Central) will drop his first EP of 2017 later this month—a three-tracker on Help Recordings, the label he runs alongside brother M…

XLR8R's Best of 2016: Labels
Here are some of the year's best homes for great music, as chosen by the XLR8R staff.

What is it that makes a great label? These days, though musical curation remains as fundamental as ever to their success, there is so much more to also keep in mind. Brand image, social media presence…

Help Recordings Unveils Next EP
'Person Hideaway' features cuts by DJ Sports & Central.

Help Recordings has shared details of its next release. Person Hideaway is a four-track EP that will showcase the work of Milán Zaks (a.k.a. DJ Sports); the record features two individual tracks by hi…

Labels We Love: Regelbau
XLR8R chats with the production team behind the Danish label, to try to peel back the layers of the Århus scene.

The Danish city of Århus is fostering a small but powerful house movement, an important part of which is Regelbau—a colorful label with heaps of character (and characters working behind the scenes). P…

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