Yotam Avni Next on Hotflush
'If You Still Want Me' EP is scheduled for September 8 release.

Yotam Avni will release a new EP on Scuba’s Hotflush, titled If You Still Want Me. If You Still Want Me follows on from the Israeli producer’s appearance on the Collective Endeavours compi…

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…

Podcast 492: Hunter/Game
Martino Bertola and Emmanuele Nicosia compile an eclectic and hypnotic set for their first podcast in several years.

Hunter/Game have been a little quieter of late. Having launched themselves onto the scene in 2011, Martino Bertola and Emmanuele Nicosia’s Milan-based project became a household name for those f…

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…

Rampa Returns to Innervisions
'Hall Of Violence' EP is scheduled for May 26 release.

Innervisions will release a new EP from Rampa. Rampa—a Berlin-based DJ-producer and co-founder of Keinemusik—debuted on Dixon and Âme’s imprint with “Necessity,” a cut that landed on…

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…

Frank Wiedemann and RY X Return as Howling
“Phases” is released digitally on 8th March 2017 on Counter Records.

Frank Wiedemann and RY X are set to return as Howling with “Phases,” the first new music from their forthcoming full-length. The duo released their debut album Sacred Ground in 2014 to widesprea…

Dixon Lines Up Remix EP
'After Dark (Dixon Edit) / Waiting for A (Woman) (Revenge Rework Dixon Beat Edit)' will be released January 27.

Philomena will release a new EP of remixes by Dixon. The two-tracker is set to drop on the vinyl-only Innervisions sub-label at the end of the month. This time round, the German producer has chosen or…

Premiere: Stream a New Aera Track on Hivern Discs
This unnamed EP is scheduled for January 20 release.

Aera (a.k.a Ralf Schmidt)—who recently offered up a track to the XLR8R download series—is soon set to release an EP on John Talabot’s Hivern Discs. It will be his first release since his 12̸…

Marc Houle Unveils Album Trilogy Part 1
'Sinister Mind' LP is scheduled for March 24 release.

Marc Houle will kick off 2017 with the launch of a new three-part album series on his own Items & Things label—starting with part one, entitled Sinister Mind. Houle has been a definitive techno an…

Aera Up Next on Hivern Discs
This unnamed EP is scheduled for January 13 release.

Aera (a.k.a Ralf Schmidt)—who recently offered up a track to the XLR8R download series—will release an EP on John Talabot’s Hivern Discs this January. It will be his first release since his  12&…

Innervisions Recruits Trikk
'Florista' is due out December 9.

A new EP will land on Innervisions later this week. Four-tracker Florista is the debut appearance of Trikk on Dixon & Âme’s label. The Portuguese producer, who has been releasing music since…

Motor City Drum Ensemble and Marcus Worgull Return as Vermont
'II' is scheduled for February 10 2017 release on Kompakt.

Following their much-acclaimed debut album VERMONT from 2014, Motor City Drum Ensemble’s Danilo Plessow and Innervisions’ Marcus Worgull will reunite once again for II. According to the Kompakt …

Ten Walls: A Musician in Exile
XLR8R coaxes Ten Walls from his studio isolation to face unanswered questions about his personal politics.

Though some seem willing to forgive, certain doors seem permanently closed for Ten Walls since his infamous Facebook rant. Over one year since he apologised, having refused all previous requests to sp…

Daniel Bortz & Sascha Sibler 'Trip'

“Trip” is one of the many tracks to come out of Daniel Bortz’ studio, this time in collaboration with Sascha Sibler. Bortz, by this time, should need little introduction—last year…

GET THE LOWDOWN

XLR8R delivered weekly to your inbox