Studio Essentials: Polar Inertia
The mysterious producers talk us through the key pieces of studio gear behind their techno sound.

Polar Inertia is a hazy entity formed in 2010, appearing at first as an electronic music act. Almost nothing is known about the project; even the members and quantity thereof, remain undisclosed. R…

DEMENT3D Outlines Future Release Plans
Voiski's 'Marble Sadness' will drop February 13.

Parisian imprint DEMENT3D has two new releases in the works. First up is Voiski, co-owner of DEMENT3D, who turns in his first solo EP for the label—a four-tracker entitled Marble Sadness. The French p…

François X Unveils New EP
'Unicorn Paranoia' is due to be released in mid-July.

Parisian techno producer François X has announced the release of his next EP, which will drop via his own DEMENT3D Records this July. François-Xavier Zoumenou co-founded DEMENT3D alongside Julien Hagu…

Download a New Mix from Polar Inertia
The live set is available exclusively via the XLR8R channels.

Almost nothing is known about Polar Inertia, besides the fact that the project was born in 2010, appearing at first as an electronic music act. Details of the members, including the actual quantity, r…

Soenda Festival Announces Full Stage Lineup
The one-dayer will take place across four stages at Ruigenhoekse Polder in Utrecht, Holland, on May 21.

Soenda has revealed the details of the split of artists across four areas at their event this May. At the Java stage, things are heavily techno oriented, hosting Chris Liebing, Len Faki, Ben Sims &…

Soenda Festival Announces Full Lineup
The one-dayer will take place at Ruigenhoekse Polder in Utrecht, Holland, on May 21.

Now entering the eighth year of hosting their outdoor festival, the Soenda team have announced the complete lineup for May’s event in the Dutch city of Utrecht. Spread over four stages at Ruigenhoekse…

Polar Inertia Announce New EP, Share Video
Dement3d Records will release the 'Kinematic Optics' EP by the faceless techno collective.

“Machines will fail us” are the first words heard on the anticipated new episode of the Polar Inertia journey and they set the scene perfectly for the striking apocalyptic ride ahead. Kine…

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