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

Record labels play a major though often underestimated role in defining our musical tastes. The growth of the internet, and that of Soundcloud and Spotify, has made access to music far easier than it …

Ask the Experts: Frank Wiedemann / Âme
One of house music's leading names goes deep on Innervisions, productions techniques, and balancing his touring with family life.

Frank Wiedemann, the Berlin-based producer, remixer, and live performer is perhaps most widely known for his role in Innervisions, the lauded electronic music label and collective that he co-founded i…

Henrik Schwarz Announces Solo Piano Release, Shares Video
'Works Piano' looks to deconstruct the piano via programmed script.

Henrik Schwarz’s latest release will be a four-track mini-LP titled Works Piano. Works Piano will be released on Schwarz’s new label, Between Buttons, which is part of the 7K! label networ…

Sacred Ground Festival Begins Lineup Announcements
The event will take place from July 21-23 at a 100-year old farm in Uckermark, Germany.

Sacred Ground Festival, the intimate summer event curated by RY X and Frank Wiedemann of Innervisions, has announced the first details surrounding the lineup for their third edition, which is again se…

Running Back Welcomes Henrik Schwarz
'Not Also You' is scheduled for February 17 release.

Gerd Janson’s Running Back will release a Henrik Schwarz two-tracker in February. Not Only You will be Schwarz’ first solo production since 2013; recent years have seen him move award from…

Innervisions Set for New Âme and Schwarzmann LPs
Dixon announced the news in his recent Resident Advisor Instagram takeover.

Âme and Schwarzmann (a.k.a. Henrik Schwarz & Frank Wiedemann are set to release new LPs on Innervisions next year. Taking part in his recent Resident Advisor Instagram takeover,  label head Dixon …

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…

Watch a New Ableton Video
At last year's Loop summit, Henrik Schwarz and Bugge Wesseltoft discussed how technology empowers collaboration and improvisation.

The next instalment in Ableton’s video series from last year’s Loop event comes from Henrik Schwarz and Bugge Wesseltoft, speaking on the power of collaboration. Hailing from Bodensee in Southern Germ…

Jesse Rose Fabriclive 85
A seasoned pro's clubland savvy shines through on the latest offering from this long-running series.

Jesse Rose takes the smorgasbord approach on the latest from the Fabriclive DJ-mix series, offering as many tasty house-music fusions as possible in his 75-minute presentation. Recorded live to mirror…

Summer Rain: Eight Things We Learned at DGTL Festival
We dry ourselves off and collect our abiding impressions of the first edition of Barcelona's DGTL Festival

Last weekend, XLR8R made the journey to one of our favorite cities, Barcelona, to attend the first edition of a new house and techno festival called DGTL. Taking place at the Parc del Forum venue also…

DGTL Barcelona 2015

The highly anticipated first DGTL Festival Barcelona is set to take place on Friday 14th and Saturday 15th of August in Parc Del Forum. 40 artists will showcase the best of innovative electronic music…

Adam Beyer and Henrik Schwarz Join Barcelona's DGTL Festival
Maceo Plex, Ben Klock, Âme, Marcel Dettmann, and Joseph Capriati also headline.

Adam Beyer and Henrik Schwarz are the last names to be added to the first edition of DGTL Festival Barcelona. The pair join previously announced headliners Maceo Plex, Ben Klock, Marcel Dettmann, Âme,…

Weekly Event Selections
Our weekend picks from around the globe

Barcelona’s Sonar Festival has finally arrived with XLR8R on the grounds, look forward to recap stories from the festival itself as well as from the city’s many Off-week events in the comi…

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