20 Questions: Apollonia
Dyed Soundorom, Dan Ghenacia, and Shonky talk record digging, favorite restaurants, and musical inspirations.

Apollonia is the label and DJ collective of Dyed Soundorom, Dan Ghenacia, and Shonky—three widely respected DJ-producers in their own right. The project started in early 2012, stemming from Ghenacia&#…

Markus Fix & Dorian Paic 'Turn Me On'

Today’s XLR8R download is an unreleased cut from Markus Fix and Dorian Paic—two artists synonymous with immaculate, groove-led cuts on labels such as raum…Musik, Epilog, and Freebase—in su…

&ME Returns to Keinemusik
'One On One' EP is scheduled for August 26 release.

Following a string of releases on Keinemusik, &ME is set to return to the Berlin-based label/collective with a new EP, titled One On One. The three-tracker follows on from last year’s Trilog…

Fuse: Power in Numbers
XLR8R journeys to London to investigate the secrets behind the brand's success.

Having recently announced a five-date residency with HYTE at Amnesia this coming summer, Fuse is quickly becoming one of Europe’s leading party brands—and so much more. William Ralston traveled to Lon…

Nic Fanciulli Delivers Jamie xx Remix; Stream it Now
The artist kicks off his busy summer schedule with a fresh remix.

After catching up with Nic Fanciulli during this year’s edition of Coachella, the Saved Records label-head made it perfectly clear that he has a hectic summer ahead of him. In addition to puttin…

Audiojack Creates New EP Using Only Sounds from the Human Mouth
'All by Mouth' is set to land on May 9 via 20/20 Vision.

Richard Burkinshaw and Jamies Rial, who make up the well-versed Ibiza-based DJ duo Audiojack, are slated to release their latest EP All by Mouth on May 9. Having released music on 20/20 Vision since 2…

Coachella 2016: Winners and Losers
Yeah, we went both weekends.

Winner: DJ Koze in The Yuma Tent Many artists have showcased their talent on the decks inside the Yuma tent since its inception back in 2013. Our first big memory of the Yuma tent that year was on Sat…

Podcast 436: Spacetravel
The Sardinian DJ-producer provides an hour of left-field techno and electro gems.

Spacetravel (a.k.a. Luca Cara) doesn’t have a long trail of releases behind him. But following his first EP, via Binh’s Time Passages imprint—which captured his experimental blend of futuristic techno…

Unusual Suspects Announce 2016 Ibiza Residency Lineups
Margaret Dygas, Rhadoo, Binh and many more scheduled to play.

Unusual Suspects have announced the lineups for their 22-week residency at Sankeys Ibiza this summer. Beginning May 12 and running through until October 13, the night will see appearances from Rhadoo,…

Ataxia Drop Acid with Seth Troxler
'The Acid' EP is scheduled for February 26 release via Play It Say It.

Ataxia—a recent subject of out Get Familiar series—are set to feature on The Acid EP, a three-song sampler forthcoming on Play It Say It–Seth Troxler’s self-described “most no frills” label. Sha…

Podcast 427: E/Tape
The anonymous Ibiza-based artist explores transcultural and ethical borders in this week's XLR8R podcast.

Mystery and ambiguity have long been established strategies through which artists can ensure focus remains on their music, but E/Tape is something of the extreme. Despite an ever-growing fan-base, the…

Romania: Exquisitely Elusive
XLR8R travels to Bucharest to learn what makes the vibrant Romanian scene so utterly spellbinding.

It’s just past 4am on Thursday morning in Bucharest, Romania. Adrian Niculae, the artist better known as Priku, is in the DJ booth carefully selecting his array of music, shifting seamlessly between v…

Stream the New Eagles & Butterflies Album in Full
'Abstract' is scheduled for November 20 release via Get Physical Music.

Bridging the gap between Berlin and Ibiza, Eagles & Butterflies has been showing up on an increasing amount of radars for the past couple years now, gaining support from Dixon, Amê, John Digweed, …

B2B: Josh Wink and Steve Bug
A pair of stone-cold vets team up for their final back-to-back set of the season.

Inviting Steve Bug and Josh Wink to play a back-to-back set seems like it would be something of a no-brainer. After all, the pair are both veterans of the scene, having gotten their starts in the earl…

Hi-Five: Woolfy vs Projections
The Permanent Vacation recording duo supplies the soundtrack for your next "Afro-disco-reggae party."

When it comes to musical descriptors, the term Balearic is a bit timeworn, to say the least. As an aural adjective, it was originally used to denote musical the anything-goes, vaguely hippyish spirit …

Podcast 402: System of Survival
In the run-up to an appearance at Decibel, a pair of Barcelona-based Italians work their house-music magic.

Luscious, deep, infectious and emotive: All of those adjectives, and a bunch of other thumbs-up terms as well, describe this week’s podcast. It’s a mix that could only come from an entity …

Richie Hawtin Reveals First Wave Of Acts For ENTER Ibiza 2015
Richie Hawtin returns for season four of ENTER, every Thursday at Space Ibiza from July 2 to September 17

Richie Hawtin’s award-winning event concept ENTER. returns to Space Ibiza this summer for 12 weeks of music, sake, technology and experience. As the team prepare to begin their fourth successive seaso…

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