Watch a Live Performance Masterclass From Octave One
The Detroit legends detail their live set with Point Blank.

For their latest masterclass video feature, Point Blank have invited Detroit duo Lenny and Lawrence Burden (a.k.a. Octave One) to perform and explain their setup. In the video, Lenny and Lawrence play…

Octave One, Avalon Emerson, and Tale Of Us Added to Neopop Lineup
This year's edition takes place from August 3 - 5 in Viana do Castelo, Portugal.

Neopop Festival has announced the final names for this year’s edition, including Tale Of Us, Octave One (live), and Avalon Emerson. Now entering its 12th year and taking place across two stages …

Premiere: Stream a Lucy Rework of Planetary Assault Systems
'The Light Years Reworks' is scheduled for March 10 release.

Luke Slater (a.k.a. Planetary Assault Systems) will soon release The Light Years Reworks, a remix album featuring reworks of P.A.S material from Slater’s closest friends and collaborators, such …

Podcast 476: D'Julz
The Parisian veteran celebrates 20-years of Bass Culture with an hour of timeless house.

Over a long and storied career, Parisian DJ and producer Julien Veniel (a.k.a. D’Julz) has managed to stay relevant and ride through countless trends with understated confidence and style. The music h…

D’Julz Celebrates 20 Years of 'Bass Culture'
This first event takes place with Dyed Soundorom on February 18.

Julien Veniel (a.k.a D’Julz) will soon proudly celebrate 20 years of his Bass Culture residency at Rex Club, Paris by inviting five special guests to join him over six parties. Veniel created Bass Cul…

Planetary Assault Systems Preps Remix LP
'The Light Years Reworks' is scheduled for March 10 release.

Luke Slater (a.k.a. Planetary Assault Systems) will soon release The Light Years Reworks, a remix album featuring reworks of P.A.S material from Slater’s closest friends and collaborators, such …

Octave One Return with Double EP
'Love by Machine' is scheduled for November 25 release on 430 West.

Detroit techno legends Octave One will return with a nine-track double EP on their own 430 West label this week. Entitled Love by Machine, the release name is stated to be a nod to the fact that the B…

Octave One Reveal New Album
'Love By Machine' is scheduled for release on November 25.

Octave One will release a new album in November. Lenny and Lawrence Burden dropped their most recent full-length last year—Burn It Down. Active for over two decades, the Detroit techno producers are s…

ADE Sound Lab Adds New Names to 2016 Program
Richie Hawtin, Daniel Miller and Mark Verbos join the list of speakers at this year's event.

ADE has announced some new names taking part in its Sound Lab. ADE Sound Lab is a free program taking place on October 20- 22, which aims to cover “everything about sound,” via demonstrati…

Movement Croatia Finalizes Lineup
The festival is set to take place between July 28 - Aug 1 at The Garden Resort in Tisno, Croatia.

For the over 10 years now, the forward-thinking gritty techno festival known as Movement has brought millions of die-hard dance music lovers to Detroit year after year to receive a three-day “heritage…

Movement Croatia Reveals First Round of Artists
The festival is set to take place between July 28 - Aug 1 at The Garden Resort in Tisno, Croatia.

For the over 10 years now, the forward-thinking gritty techno festival known as Movement has brought millions of die-hard dance music lovers to Detroit year after year to receive a three-day “heritage…

Preview: Montreal's Bacchanale Festival
XLR8R checks up on a new multidisciplinary fest—one that boasts a world-conquering lineup.

You’re undoubtedly familiar with Montreal’s MUTEK. You may know about Piknic Electronik and Igloofest. But unless you’re from the City of a Hundred Steeples (thanks for that one, Mar…

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…

Q&A: Octave One
As the Movement festival nears, Detroit-born brothers Lenny and Lawrence Burden unveil their new album, 'Burn It Down.'

It’s been two and a half decades since Octave One’s “I Believe” came out as part on the seminal Techno 2: The Next Generation, and even in those early days, the production unit…

Octave One Readies New Album, Burn It Down
The longstanding Detroit duo of Lenny Burden and Lawrence Burden will release the LP via their own 430 West imprint in May.

Detroit’s Octave One—the partnership of brothers Lenny Burden and Lawrence Burden—has revealed details of an upcoming album. In 2012, the two techno veterans issued a retrospective compilation, …

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