Miami's Rapture Electronic Music Festival Announces 2018 Lineup
Zip, Chris Liebing, RPR Soundsystem, and many more all confirmed to play.

Rapture Electronic Music Festival, the one day underground music and wellness event taking place on Thursday, March 22, has announced the lineup by stage for its second edition, headlined by Luciano, …

Podcast 529: Akufen
Funk-filled house and insatiable grooves from a godfather of microhouse.

Back in the late ‘90s and early ‘00s, alongside a handful of his peers such as Ricardo Villalobos, Thomas Franzmann, Alexander Kruger, and Markus Nikolai, Marc LeClair ushered in a new style of stripp…

Ben Vedren Delivers Reduce Records EP
'MXA' EP is available now.

Ben Vedren had returned to Reduce Records with a new EP, titled MXA. The three-track release is the Paris-based DJ-producer’s second release on the label he co-runs with Leiris, following on fro…

Podcast 522: Fabio Della Torre
90 minutes of timeless house grooves from the Bosconi label head.

Fabio Corcos is an Italian artist most widely known for his production and DJ alias Fabio Della Torre. Since launching his DJ career at Tenax Club, Florence in 1995—a venue at which he still currently…

Wareika Next on Mule Musiq
'Water, Sky, Sun, Wood' LP will land on on February 9, 2018.

German trio Wareika will soon release a new album on Mule Musiq, titled Water, Sky, Sun, Wood. The album consists of one long track made from a four-hour live jam between members Florian Schirmacher a…

Artist Tips: The Mole
The Berlin-based Canadian offers some sampling secrets used on his latest LP.

Colin de la Plante (a.k.a The Mole) recently dropped a new LP, titled De La Planet. The 11-track release is the latest addition to a quite brilliant discography that features a long and colorful list …

Podcast 518: Cassy
Warm soulful house from one of the scene's most beloved artists.

For anyone exposed to house and techno in the last two decades, Cassy is a name that should ring strong. Her unique flair and individual style behind the decks has enamored dancers and promoters alike…

Podcast 515: Sammy Dee
60 minutes of easy-listening tunes from the Get Perlonized curator.

It’s no easy feat to condense Sammy Dee’s career into just a few words. Having been born and raised in Berlin, the DJ-producer—real name Mario Radecki—began DJing in Kastle, a small town i…

Premiere: Hear a Track From STL's New EP
'Nonzero Sonics' drops on Amirali's Dark Matters imprint at the end of this month.

Later this month, enigmatic producer Stephan Laubner (a.k.a. STL) will return with a three-track EP on Amirali’s Dark Matters imprint. Titled Nonzero Sonics, the EP will be the sixth for the lab…

Maayan Nidam Plots North American Tour
The Perlon mainstay will touch down for six shows in the US.

Maayan Nidam has announced a North American tour. The Perlon artist will play six shows in the United States, starting this coming Friday, September 15, at regular haunt Flash in Washington DC, which …

Stream Six Hours of Mara Trax
The set was recorded in September 2016 at Closer, Kiev.

Maayan Nidam and Vera (a.k.a. Mara Trax) have shared a six-hour recording from their set at Closer, Kiev. Maayan and Vera started the project shortly meeting in 2016. They first started touring togeth…

Ticket Giveaway: Perlon Superlongevity at Funkhaus Berlin
XLR8R is offering a pair of tickets to the event, which will take place at Funkhaus, Berlin on August 4-6.

As previously announced, the Perlon label will soon celebrate its 20th anniversary. As part of its celebrations, the label will throw a 46-hour party in Berlin, running at Funkhaus from midnight on Au…

Download a New Mix from The Mole
The Vancouver native composes 80 minutes of pure loving madness.

Disco, jazz, hip-hop, funk—all is fair game when it comes time for The Mole to pull either inspiration or wax for his house-heavy DJ sets and live presentations. Decades in, the Vancouver native is re…

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