Up Festival Tours Europe and Russia Ahead of May Debut
The festival has also added 21 new names to the lineup including Spacetravel, Ferro, Francesco Del Garda, and Vera.

Czech festival Up has announced a tour spanning five dates in Europe and Russia ahead of the debut event in May. The tour will have shows in London, Rome, Mallorca, Warsaw, and Moscow, hitting a large…

Ruven Preps EP for Dream Diary, Shares Track
'Pour / Jusamin' drops on February 23.

Ruven is up next on Brixton collective Dream Diary. The New York producer’s Pour /Jusamin 12″ follows Dream Diary releases from Afriqua, Tom Gillieron, and Richie Littler with two deep cut…

Labels We Love: Heisenberg
XLR8R investigates the origins and secrets of the thriving Russian label.

“If the music is good it will reach the people; if not then fuck it,” says Sasha Kaktus. Besides his work as a DJ-producer, St. Petersburg-based Kaktus is founder of Heisenberg Records, a …

Interview: Mano Le Tough
The Irish DJ-producer invites XLR8R to his Swiss home for an in-depth interview.

The air is crisp in Meilen. Nestled on the banks of Lake Zurich, with the magnificent Swiss alps far on the horizon, the charming country town is a picture of calmness and serenity. Besides the small …


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