Real Talk: Anja Schneider
Having recently left her Mobilee home, the German artist explains why we too should value creativity over commercialism.

Anja Schneider recently left mobilee, the label she founded over 12 years ago. It was big news, to say the least. Schneider had enjoyed great success as a head of a widely acclaimed and leading house …

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…

The BPM Festival: Portugal Finalizes Artist Lineup
This year's debut European edition takes place from September 14 - 17 in Portimão, Portugal.

The BPM Festival: Portugal has confirmed its lineup for this year’s European debut edition, with over 170 artists confirmed over and more than 20 showcases across four days and nights. Names lik…

Hear a Track from Clint Stewart's New EP on Second State
'Shadows On The Wall' drops on May 26.

The next release on Second State will be from Berlin-based US artist Clint Stewart. Following on from the most recent edition in Second State’s HUB series, Stewart’s Shadows On The Wall fi…

FACT Announces Summer Plans
DVS1, KiNK, and many more all set to play.

Barcelona promoter FACT has announced its first plans for summer 2017. On Wednesday, June 14, the Second State label will come with owners Pan-Pot, before Adam Beyer’s Drumcode arrives with a nu…

Michael Klein 'In Focus' (Original Mix)

Michael Klein is known from recent releases on Pan-Pot‘s Second State—having released two EPs on the label in 2015 and 2016. Since these 12″s, he has ventured into his own world with his new imp…

Awakenings Festival Approaches 20th Anniversary
The events will take place at Gashouder, Amsterdam, from April 13 - 16, 2017.

Awakenings Festival has revealed details of its 2017 edition. Next year’s Awakenings Festival will mark 20 years in business for the Dutch events team. In light of the special milestone, the tea…

Movement Torino Reveals 2016 Lineup
Derrick May, Ben Klock and Jeff Mills will perform at the event taking place October 31.

Movement Torino has unveiled its 2016 schedule. The Italian festival, which is the European cousin of the legendary Movement Detroit event, is set to take place at Lingotto Fiere, Torino on October 31…

In the Studio: Tobi Neumann
XLR8R spends an afternoon at Riverside Studios with a staple of the German electronic scene.

Having working previously as a composer for jingles and commercials, and with numerous collaborations with artists on the front line of electronic music under his belt, Tobi Neumann makes a perfect co…

Pacha Barcelona Announces Sonar 2016 Showcases
The famed Barcelona club hosts a five-night program for OFF WEEK.

With headlining performances from Luciano, Hot Since 82, and Matthias Tanzmann, Pacha’s Sonar OFF WEEK program is set to be a must-go for attendees of the yearly party. To begin the week, techno…

Sonus Festival Finalizes Lineup
Tale of Us, Recondite and Rødhåd have been added to the line up for the event at Zrce Beach, Croatia, taking place August 21-25.

Sonus Festival have added the final names to the fourth edition of its annual Croatian event, taking place in August. The full bill has reached 60 names, with a techno contingent that has grown strong…

Miami Music Week: Top Eight Event Picks
We survey this year's dense party landscape and highlight our favorites.

It’s that time of the year when artists from around the globe and their industry companions are followed by herds of clubbers to the Sunshine State’s most vibrant city.  Excitement runs hi…

Michael Klein Announces New EP
'Metals' lands via Second State, today.

Frankfurt native Michael Koczynski (a.k.a Michael Klein) has a new EP out today via Second State. Named Metals, the record marks the artist’s second effort landing on the German imprint,  origin…

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