20 Questions: Magda
The Polish-born DJ-producer talks Lionel Richie, PERM events, and Terry Riley.

Magda is another one of those artists who shouldn’t really need an introduction. Born in Poland and raised in Detroit, Magda has soaked up the various characteristics of her surroundings, learni…

Apollonia, Rhadoo, Magda, and More Play Unleash London
Cobblestone Jazz, Barac, and Moritz von Oswald also scheduled to play.

Apollonia, Rhadoo, Magda, and more have been confirmed for London’s Unleash over the next few months. First up is an open air and after party with Apollonia and friends, including Barac, Ion Lud…

Nastia Makes 'Essential Mix' Debut
The Ukrainian DJ-producer delivered two hours of brooding techno, electro, and liquid drum & bass.

Ukrainian DJ and producer Nastia has dropped her first BBC Radio 1 Essential Mix. The mix moved through liquid drum & bass, to dark techno from Illian Tape favorite Skee Mask, jazz-infused cuts fr…

XLR8R's Off-Week Selections
XLR8R staff share our top event picks from this week's Off-Week in Barcelona.

Barcelona’s Off-Week is a big few days in the European musical calendar, featuring an array of artists from all around the world, all performing at a selection of venues across the city. Frankly…

20 Questions: Robag Wruhme
The mysterious DJ-producer reveals just that little bit more.

Gabor Schablizki (now known as Robag Wruhme) has been in the game for a considerable time—since about 1997, to be a little more precise. For over a decade, he was best acknowledged as one-half of Wigh…

Hideout Festival Announces VIP Competition and Full Program
The annual Croatian event will take place at Zrce Beach, Croatia from June 26-30.

Hideout Festival, one of the foremost destination festivals for electronic music in Croatia, has announced details surrounding the full schedule of performances and festivities for its 2017 edition, s…

GEM Festival Returns as "World's Longest Festival"
This year's edition runs from July 14 to August 14 near Anaklia, Georgia.

GEM Fest—Georgia Electronic Music Festival—will return in 2017, this time claiming to be the “world’s longest festival.” GEM Fest is an annual international event, held on the former…

Giegling Co-Curates New Festival in Portugal, Waking Life
The event takes place in Crato, from August 17 -20.

A new festival will take place in Portugal this summer. Waking Life’s debut edition will be a four-dayer, set to take place this August near the medieval town of Crato, Portugal. The arts and mu…

Hear a New Tripped-Out Remix from Robag Wruhme
The German producer remixes Audiofly's latest single on Crosstown Rebels.

Today, Crosstown Rebels released “In The (Last) Moment” (feat. Georgia Lewis), the latest single from Audiofly. “In The (Last) Moment” (feat. Georgia Lewis) finds the duo tradi…

Audiofly Celebrates 10 Years with Anniversary Mix
The 90-minute set was recorded at Los Angeles' Globe Theater in May.

It has been a busy few months for Anthony Middleton and Luca Saporito, the duo better known as Audiofly. Marking 10 years of Flying Circus—their highly regarded global pop-up party brand—that they kic…

Download a New ItaloJohnson Mix
The Berlin-based trio offer a 30 minute insight into their current selections.

Mysterious Berlin-based trio ItaloJohnson have crafted a short but sweet mix, available to stream and download now. ItaloJohnson quickly garnered attention with their anonymous label series, which was…

Robag Wruhme Visits Chicago, LA, and SF
The Berlin-based artist finishes his North American tour this weekend.

Following the release of the much-loved German producer’s Cybekks EP, which was released in May of last year via Pampa Records, Robag Wruhme has kept himself busy touring all throughout Europe a…

COMA Return to Kompakt for This Side Of Paradise
The Cologne duo's second album will arrive October 9.

On October 9, Cologne duo Coma will follow up its critically acclaimed debut album, In Technicolor, with This Side Of Paradise. To be released via the duo’s long-time home Kompakt, the eight-tra…

Hi-Five: Fur Coat
Fresh off the release of their Balance mix, the Crosstown Rebels recording duo serve up five favorite cuts.

Individually, Sergio Muñoz and Israel Sunshine have been on the scene since the early ’00s—but together as Fur Coat, the pair are of more recent vintage, their big break coming in 2010 when Damian Laz…

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