Interview: Reeko

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With a DJ career spanning nearly two decades, Polegroup associate Reeko (Juan Rico, 1981) has grown out to become one of today's international tastemakers in the field of raw and uncompromising techno. The Spanish DJ has released tracks on seminal labels such as his own Mental Disorder, Emergence Records, Modularz plus of course Oscar Mulero's Polegroup, while his skills as a … [Read more...]

Murder Capital announces new Gesloten Cirkel EPs

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The acid/techno-tinged MC011 and MC012 EPs from the enigmatic producer will arrive on August 31st, 2015 through I-F's revered label. Following Gesloten Cirkel's amazing 2014 Submit X album, Murder Capital have announced to release two new EPs from the underground producer in August. There's gonna be a total of 6 new tracks spread across the vinyls, including a remix of Jacob … [Read more...]

Celebrate Larry Levan’s Birthday At Ministry Of Sound

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A special party to celebrate Larry Levan’s Birthday is being held at Ministry Of Sound. Here’s the lowdown… On Sunday 19th July, a day and night special event takes over London’s Ministry Of Sound to honour one of modern dance music’s founding fathers and most beloved patron saints: Lawrence Philpot aka Larry Levan,  the Paradise Garage’s infamous DJ whose legendary musical … [Read more...]

Bob Moses announce debut album, ‘Days Go By’

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Canadian duo Bob Moses today announced that they’ll be releasing their debut album “Days Gone By” on Domino on September 18th 2015. The highly anticipated full-length debut will feature 10 original tracks, including their current and critically acclaimed single “Talk.” To accompany the announcement of their album “Days Gone By” and forthcoming European shows (dates below), … [Read more...]

Out now: Animal Language presents Dutch Disco

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EDM shite may sadly seem to be our biggest export to the oblivious, but the Dutch have much more up their sleeves as judged by this new Dutch Disco release on Animal Language! It definitely ain't cheesy! As a new generation of Dutch producers tends to bring in new flavours, the Dutch Disco’s inhabitants have brought a taste of their isolated paradise by way of this nine … [Read more...]

New Order to release new album, ‘Music Complete’

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Scheduled for a September 25th release, 'Music Complete' will mark the band's first album in ten years. And that's not all: the new album will also see the return of guitarist Gillian Gilbert, who left the band in 2001. Little information has been revealed so far, but we do know that the album will be released on CD< as a transparant vinyl and digitally. The Manchester new … [Read more...]

Cocoon readies O compilation

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The latest instalment in Cocoon's beloved letter series will be released on August 31st and includes tracks from Dana Ruh, YouANDMe, Tripmastaz and Tom Demac amongst others. As with each edition 'O' is meant to provide a snapshot of this year's Cocoon parties at Ibiza's Amnesia venue, and will include tracks from both familiar as underground names. Entering their sixteenth … [Read more...]

Dekmantel presents Sole Selectors: Steve Rachmad

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Dutch promotors Dekmantel have published a sweet documentary on Steve Rachmad in collaboration with Warsteiner beer. The documentary was made in anticipation of Steve Rachmad's rare Sterac Electronics set at this year's Dekmantel Festival. Photo credit: Noam Ofir Sterac Electronics is Steve Rachmad's alter ego for 80's electro, disco, italo and boogie sounds. The moniker … [Read more...]

Sebastian Mullaert and Ulf Eriksson to release live mix

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Inspired by hybrid live and DJ performances, the Minilogue-member and Kontra-Musik head honcho's 17-track live mix 'The Dance' will arrive on September 15th. 'The Dance' is the product of the duo's "long-lasting musical love affair" and has been greatly influenced by the duo's views on live performances. The mix was recorded last year in one take at Inkonst in Malmö, Sweden … [Read more...]