Go Behind the Scenes with Kate Simko & London Electronic Orchestra
Point Blank visits the group at the Jazz Cafe to find out what goes into their remarkable show.

Point Blank has released a behind the scenes look at Kate Simko & London Electronic Orchestra’s live show. In the video, the Point Blank team catch up with Simko backstage at her recent show…

Point Blank is Hosting a 'Samplethon' in London on Sunday
Upload your track for a chance to be one of 20 participants who will be in the running to win a vinyl release on KPM Music.

This Sunday, October 15, Point Blank—in collaboration with WhoSampled, KPM Music, and Ableton—will be hosting a samplethon where 20 selected competitors will be making a track from classic KPM records…

Maddjazz Recordings Share a Cut From New EP
Henry Keen's '70s Baby' is out now.

This week, Maddjazz Recordings released their second offering, a 10-track album from DJ, producer, and synth enthusiast Henry Keen. Maddjazz label head Mike Bloom found chanced upon Henry’s musi…

LOVERS Up Next on Let's Play House
'Grand St Blues' drops next week.

The next release on Let’s Play House will arrive from LOVERS. The EP, titled Grand St Blues, follows and was inspired by LOVERS’ move from London to New York and was mostly produced using …

Premiere: Hear a New Bass-Heavy Cut from Maribor
‘HIAB / HAWWY’ will drop on a super-limited 12” plate via Super Kitchen.

On May 12, Bristol-via-London label Super Kitchen will release Maribor’s HIAB / HAWWY. Tapping into the rich, bass cultures of both cities, Super Kitchen has primarily been a party and radio end…

Rich NxT Readies New EP
'NXT003' is scheduled for March 7 release.

Fuse resident Rich NxT will soon release a new three-track EP, titled NXT003. NXT003 will be only the third release on his own label, NxT Records, all of which have come from the London-based producer…

New London Venue, Printworks, to Open Soon
The 5,000-capacity space is due to open in early 2017.

A new venue is set to open in London. Printworks, a new 5,000-capacity venue, is located in Canada Water, South-East London. It is set to officially open its doors in January 2017 (though some film sc…

Yussef Kamaal Drop a New Track; Stream it Now
The duo made up of Yussef Dayes and Kamaal Williams (a.k.a. Henry Wu) will drop 'Black Focus' on November 4.

Gilles Peterson’s Brownswood imprint will release the debut album from Yussef Kamaal on November 4. Birthed from a one-off live session to perform Williams’ solo material for Boiler Room, Yussef…

Douglas Dare Prepares Playlist in Support of New Album
'Aforger' LP is out now on Erased Tapes.

Douglas Dare’s sophomore full-length, Aforger, was released last week via London’ Erased Tapes. As mentioned, central to Aforger are two major moments in Douglas’ life: coming out to…

Fabric's Licence Suspended Following Drug-Related Deaths
The club will remain closed pending a review of its licence by Islington Council.

London’s Fabric nightclub will remain closed until Islington Council has met to review the club’s license following the deaths of two 18-year-olds to suspected drug overdoses. One of the m…

Fabric Closes Doors Due to Recent Deaths
The club will not open this coming weekend following the deaths of two 18-year-old men.

London’s fabric nightclub will remain closed this coming weekend following the recent deaths of two 18-year-old men from drug overdoses. The club revealed the news today by posting the following…

Stream the New Rival Consoles Mini-LP in Full
'Night Melody' is scheduled for August 5 release.

As announced in June, British producer Ryan Lee West (better known as Rival Consoles) is soon to return to Erased Tapes with a new mini-album, scheduled for August 5 release. West first released on th…

Rival Consoles Shares New Track
'Night Melody' is scheduled for August 5 release.

Ryan Lee West (better known as Rival Consoles) has shared “Johannesburg” a new track from his forthcoming mini-album, Night Melody. As explained in an interview with Thump, the track was i…

Various Artists 20 Years of Freerange
The essential London label celebrates two decades of house-centric existence.

If you’re a label that’s shooting for longevity in the volatile world of dance music, you basically have three choices. You can be ready to adapt to the ever-changing tastes of clubland’s citizenry; y…

Jon Hopkins' Opalescent Reissued
'Opalescent' reissue is scheduled for August 16 release.

Opalescent, the debut album from the Mercury Music Prize and Ivor Novello award-nominated artist Jon Hopkins, is to be remastered and reissued for its 15 year anniversary on August 26, 2016. Sought af…

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