Vietnam's Epizode Festival to Present HYTE Stage
Epizode Festival takes place on Phu Quoc Island in Vietnam from December 31 to January 10, 2018.

Epizode Festival in Vietnam will present a HYTE stage in which will be the first ever Asian appearance of the Berlin-based brand. HYTE is well-known for its headline-making festival and warehouse even…

Ask the Experts: Carl Craig
The Detroit legend answers your questions.

With our Ask The Experts Maceo Plex feature still in the works, we’re already moving on to publish our next one—this time with Carl Craig, a creative visionary, an electronic music icon, an este…

Photo Gallery: HYTE NYC 2017
The event took place on July 2 at Governors Island, New York.

All photos: Michael Poselski at Off Brand Project CLICK ANY IMAGE TO ENLARGE AND ENTER GALLERY BROWSING…

Epizode Announces Sequel with Chris Liebing, Dixon, Loco Dice
The festival will take place at Phu Quoc Island in Vietnam from December 31 to January 10, 2018.

Organizers of Epizode Festival have revealed the dates and initial headliners for their next edition, set to take place on the island of Phú Quôc in Vietnam from December 31 to January 10, 2018. The f…

Dixon, Helena Hauff, and More Added to Neopop Lineup
This year's event takes place from August 3-5 in Viana do Castelo, Portugal.

Dixon, Helena Hauff, and Loco Dice are amongst the latest names to be announced for this year’s Neopop Festival. They will join previously announced acts including Kraftwerk 3D (concert) and Mod…

In the Studio: Livio & Roby
The Romanian house duo open the door to their Bucharest studio to discuss their hardware-heavy production processes.

Robert Precup and Silviu Sandu should be no strangers to the XLR8R readers. Their widespread influence on the flourishing Romanian scene was detailed in our investigative feature this time last year; …

HYTE Announces New Year's Eve Berlin Party
Chris Liebing, Richie Hawtin, and Seth Troxler all scheduled to play.

Global party institution HYTE has announced the lineup for it’s New Year’s eve part in Berlin. The following names will play at the German capital’s Arena club: Chris Liebing Carl Co…

Livio & Roby Set for New Album
'Phantom Circle' is scheduled for September 26 vinyl release.

Livio & Roby will release Phantom Circle, a new album, via Loco Dice’s Desolat on September 26. This new conceptual project challenges the listener to defy the constraints of preconceived no…

XLR8R Announces Media Partnership with Sunwaves Festival
Sunwaves Festival takes place April 28 - May 2 in Mamaia, Romania.

XLR8R is happy to announce an exclusive media partnership with Sunwaves Festival for the April/May edition of the event. Taking place from April 28 to May 2 in Mamaia, Romania, this year’s event…

Extrema Outdoor Holland Announces Full Lineup
The event will take place at Aquabest Beach, near Eindhoven, on July 9.

Extrema Outdoor has detailed the full bill for this summer’s one day event, spread over five stages at Aquabest Beach, Holland. Carl Cox is set to host one of the stages, where he will be joined by Lo…

Sonus Festival Announces First Wave of Acts
The event returns to Zrce Beach, Croatia on August 21-25.

In preparation for their 4th edition, Sonus Festival have announced the first batch of names that will play over the course of five days and five nights at Zrce Beach. In keeping with past line ups, P…

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…

Dutch treat: Nine Takeaways from ADE 2015
Half party, half conference, all action—this year's Amsterdam Dance Event was bigger and better than ever.

If we’re ever forced to change professions, we want to join the twenty-year-old Amsterdam Dance Event’s marketing team—it has to be the easiest sell around, since everyone who’s ever…

Dizzy Womack "Bang"

Based in the Austrian city of Graz, Dizzy Womack has continued to impress us here at XLR8R with his ever growing catalog of productions. With his last EP titled “Riot Music” really piquing…

Movement Festival 2015

The Movement Electronic Music Festival takes place every Memorial Day weekend inside Hart Plaza – Detroit’s legendary riverfront destination. More than 100 of electronic music’s most illustrious artis…

Lee Burridge, Loco Dice, and Jamie xx to Play Haciendays
The Palm Springs club will throw pool parties both weekends of Coachella.

Kicking off this weekend, Hacienda Beach Club will host a series of pool parties running in conjunction with Coachella. The daytime series will be curated by a different host each day and features a b…

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