MUTEK Montréal 2016: An Unforgettable Journey Into Sight and Sound
XLR8R explores the charming elements that put this long-running event into a class of its own.

Photos by: AJ Calzada, Leif Tiltins, Vivien Gaumand, Trung Dung Nguyen, Ashutosh Gupta, Kamielle Dalati-Vachon, and Caroline Hayeur. Click on photos for gallery browsing. Now in its 17th year, MUTEK M…

Event Review: AIM 2015
The Montreal-area festival made its debut with 32 straight hours of music and fun (along with a bit of rain).

Montreal is one of world’s most charming cities—so it make sense that its electronic-music festivals are pretty damn loveable as well. And the gathering known as AIM (“Art-Innovation-Movem…

Piknic Electronik Montreal - July

The 13th season of Piknic Electronik will run every Sunday from May 17 to September 27 2015, from 2pm to 9:30pm. Piknic Electronik’s 2015 July Program: JULY 5 MOOG AUDIO STAGE A-sided presents M…

Piknic Electronik Unveils First Wave of Artists
Kicking off on May 17, the Montreal summer party series has announced the first batch of artists to play.

Innovative Montreal summer party Piknic Electronik has announced the first wave of artists to play at this years edition. Launching on May 17, the weekly event has unveiled the first 14 parties to run…

DIVA and Iron Galaxy Prep New 12" as N / Y / X
The pair's first collaborative effort will land later this month via DIVA's Obsession label.

The Obsession label has announced the debut release from a new collaborative project between Matt Didemus (a.k.a. former XLR8R podcast contributor DIVA, who also serve as one half of Junior Boys, the …

Iron Galaxy Things We Lost Along the Way

It would take a very inconsiderate soul to mention Iron Galaxy (a.k.a. Adam Hodgins) without referencing “Attention Seeker,” his debut single from last year. The track offered a stellar cr…

Iron Galaxy "Attention Seeker"

The latest from Amsterdam’s fledging Audio Culture imprint taps Montreal producer Adam Hodgins (a.k.a. Iron Galaxy) for his debut single. Making use of a formula not too far off from fellow Mont…

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