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Tresor reissue Surgeon’s classic nineties albums

Legendary Berlin label Tresor is set to reissue three classic Surgeon albums that were originally released in the late nineties. ‘Basictonalvocabulary’, ‘Balance’ and ‘Force+Form’ will all be remastered and rereleased as vinyl double albums throughout 2015. A special three CD boxset containing all three albums…

DJ Koze

DJ Koze to mix DJ-Kicks 50

The fiftieth volume of the legendary DJ-Kicks mix series will be mixed by German underground superstar DJ Koze, !K7 has announced. The anniversary mix will feature contributions by an eclectic array of artists featuring Dimlite, Marcel Fengler, Strong Arm Steady, Daniel Lanois and Madlib &…

Initial Berlin

Introducing Initial Berlin

Initial Berlin is a new label hailing from the cultural capital of the world, aiming to ‘defend open-minded techno, faithful to itself and its origins’. Its first release is a split EP that features fierce contributions by UVB, Setaoc Mass, Patrik Skoog and Echologist. The…

Josh Wink

Josh Wink drops huge new track Denial; preview it here

Josh Wink has just dropped a new track and it’s pretty big. Chances are you’ve already heard Marcel Dettmann, Nina Kraviz, Seth Troxler, Roman Flugel, Ame, Richie Hawtin, Marc Romboy, Sasha, Soul Clap, Adam Beyer or Loco Dice play this somewhere these last weeks. Wink ‘s…

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Kölsch follows up 1977 with new album 1983

Kölsch follows up his hit album ’1977′ with a new album called ’1983′. His second full length will be released on Kompakt in June. Next week the gifted Danish producer will also drop a new 12″ on the label he calls home. Just like its predecessor…

Citizenn

Citizenn announces debut album and drops first single Tied

Multitalented London house producer Citizenn has announced the release of his debut album on Crosstown Rebels. The album is called ‘Human Interface’ and will be out on June 15. The first single of his new album is called ‘Tied’ and comes with remixes by Denney,…

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Nicuri – Orbital Chords (Growin Music)

Over the last three years New Jersey producer Nicuri has been steadily building his name with a string of exquisite releases on labels like Bliq, Yygrec, Sound Theories and Mora Music. Records that sound unlike anything else out there. Nicuri´s new EP for Growin Music…

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Lucy and Ben Klock join forces on War Lullaby EP

Lucy and Ben Klock have teamed up for an EP on Lucy’s Stroboscopic Artefacts. The four track EP is available on 12″ and digital formats from May 4, but you can already listen to the preview below. The two have not worked together before, though…

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Icons; MK – Looking Right Through

Before he vanished from the scene in the late nineties Marc ‘MK’ Kinchen was the undisputed heavyweight remixing champion of the world (in those days the only serious rivals being Masters at Work). In case you´ve lived under a rock for the last two years,…

Dave Clarke

ICONS; Dave Clarke – Wisdom to the Wise

ICONS; Dave Clarke – Wisdom to the Wise In the second half of the nineties, no one was bigger than Dave Clarke, setting new standards for European techno with his ‘Red’ trilogy and taking dancefloors by storm with his thunderous DJ-sets. Twenty years later the…

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ICONS; Kevin Saunderson – The Groove That Won´t Stop

ICONS; Kevin Saunderson - The Groove That Won´t Stop It’s almost impossible to overestimate Kevin Saunderson’s influence on modern electronic music. Saunderson was instrumental in inventing techno in the mid-eighties with fellow pioneers Juan Atkins and Derrick May (a fellowship often referred to as The Belleville…

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Podcast 46 Skober

Ukrainian DJ/producer Skober is one of the fastest rising stars in electronic music right now, demolishing dancefloors worldwide with his signature sound that’s comprised of elements of bangin’ house and deep techno. The friendly Ukrainian’s been on a roll over the last two years, remixing…

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Podcast 45 Josh Butler

Podcast 45 is recorded by Josh Butler. From the North of England to dance floors across the globe, Josh Butler has made serious headway with his high caliber house sound. Cut from the outspoken West Yorkshire club circuit and propelled towards the forefront of global…

Acumen

Podcast 44 Acumen

The 44th podcast in our ongoing sequence is recorded by Acumen. Antoine ‘Acumen’ Garcia is a man with a tough schedule. A label owner, a DJ, a producer, a live act, a pharmacist and a father, he’s a man who leads numerous different lives. Even…