Photo Gallery and Review: Semibreve Festival 2017
One of Europe's most exciting experimental music events delivers once again.

Germany has Berlin Atonal, Italy has Terraforma, and Portugal has Semibreve. With attractive cities such as Lisbon and Porto, the country’s bubbling arts scene is increasingly becoming a destination f…

Hi-Five: Julia Govor
The Russian artist shares five of her favorite emotive club cuts.

By now, Russian artist Julia Govor’s story should be quite familiar to XLR8R’s readers. In short, it goes like this: Govor got her start as an artist in a small military town in Abkhazia, …

Midland Fabriclive 94
Harry Agius delivers once again.

The last 12 months or so have seen Harry Agius (a.k.a Midland) shift in status from being a well-respected convert and contributor of techno to becoming one of the most in demand of DJs emerging from …

Jeff Mills Preps 'Lost In Space' EP
'Lost In Space' EP is scheduled for out on October 13 vinyl release via Axis Records.

Jeff Mills’ has confirmed details of his upcoming Lost In Space EP. The five-track release is the first material from Mills’ electronic-classical project, Lost In Space, which is a collabo…

Download Two Hours of Julia Govor
The set was recorded at this year's Melt Festival.

Julia Govor has shared her set from this year’s Melt Festival. Julia Govor was “born to move people,” she says. Having made her performing debut in a small military town in Abkhazia, where she b…

Download a Stunning New Mix from Alex Downey
The 180-minute set was recorded at Freerotation 2017.

There’s only a handful of DJ’s I’ve ever heard who are naturally gifted, and Alex Downey is one of them,” says techno don Ben Sims at whose Split/Balance nights Downey has regularly played. Based in B…

FatCat Returns to Electronic Roots with New Label FCR
Vinyl releases are forthcoming from Cottam, Mall Grab, DJJ, Ali Berger, Grain (Artwork), E&D, Lee Grainge, and Steve Bicknell.

FatCat Records is set to return to its electronic roots with the launch of a new label, titled FCR, with releases scheduled from Cottam, Mall Grab, DJJ, Ali Berger, Grain, E&D, Lee Grainge, and St…

Warehouse Project Reveals 2017 Lineups
Raresh, Ricardo Villalobos, Marcel Dettmann, Laurent Garnier, and more all set to play.

The Warehouse Project has revealed its lineups for the 2017/2018 season. Playing this year are some of the most exciting and influential artists from across the board, including Jeff Mills, Daphni, Ma…

Photo Gallery: No Sleep Festival at EXIT
EXIT Festival's techno-focused No Sleep stage ran from July 5-9 in Novi Sad, Serbia.

All photos by Stefan Danilovic for No Sleep at Exit Festival. CLICK ON A PHOTO TO ENTER GALLERY BROWSING.…

Jeff Mills Launches 'Lost In Space'
The project will be in collaboration with Orchestre National du Capitole de Toulouse.

Jeff Mills is set to collaborate with Orchestre National du Capitole de Toulouse for his next project, titled Lost In Space. Lost In Space is not the first time the Detroit artist has used space as th…

Movement Torino Reveals 2017 Dates and Initial Lineup
The Italian sister to Movement Detroit will return to Torino from October 25-31.

Organizers behind Movement Torino—the European sister of Movement Detroit—have announced details surrounding the dates for their 2017 edition, as well as the first acts on the festival lineup. Taking …

Fabrizio Rat 'Lupu'

Following two EPs, namely La Machina and Technopiano,” Fabrizio Rat has released his first album of hybrid techno, with an innovative sound palette. The Pianist combines the acoustic sounds and …

Rotterdam Rave Returns
The one-day event returns to Lloyd Multiplein on August 19.

With techno at the core of it’s line up, the Rotterdam Rave returns to the dutch city with Len Faki, Nicole Moudaber, Speedy J and techno pioneer Jeff Mills. Additionally, SNTS, will be performi…

Get Familiar: Map.ache
The KANN label head goes deep on his past, present, and future ambitions.

Map.ache is Jan Barich, a Leipzig-based DJ-producer most widely known for his releases on Giegling, as part of the DJ duo Manamana, and work with KANN, the acclaimed imprint he runs with Alex Neuschul…

Jeff Mills Added to No Sleep Lineup at Exit Festival
The American techno legend will play a special three-hour set on Day Zero.

Exit Festival—the massive Serbian event which has hosted the likes of Madonna, Red Hot Chili Peppers, and The Prodigy for past editions—has announced that Jeff Mills will headline this year’s techno-o…

Artist Tips: Janina
Drawing on experience, the Berlin-based artist offers her tips for young DJs looking to break through.

Success certainly didn’t come easy for Janina. Born in the German capital, where she resides today, she grew up without the stability that family can offer: her parents divorced, fled, and left her un…

Jeff Mills' Spiral Deluxe Quartet to Release New EP
'Tathata' EP is scheduled for April 28 release.

Jeff Mills’ Spiral Deluxe band has a new EP on the way. Spiral Deluxe is an improvised electronic jazz quartet consisting of Mills on the drum machine and percussion, with Gerald Mitchell on key…

Ask the Experts: DVS1
Zak Khutoretsky imparts his wisdom on DJing, music production, mastering, and everything in between.

In the latter half of 2016, news hit that Zak Khutoretsky (a.k.a. DVS1) was making plans for HUSH’s 20th anniversary celebrations. Through those past two decades, the HUSH umbrella has covered all of …

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