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Mike Dehnert celebrates 10 years of Fachwerk with new album

Celebrating the imprint’s 10th anniversary, Mike Dehnert returns to his own Fachwerk label with a new full length album. ‘Providing Home’ contains 11 brand new tracks and is released on June 19th. Dehnert’s new album follow up a striking 12” on DJ Koze’s Pampa Recordings and sees…

Inigo Kennedy returns to Token with stellar EP

It’s one of our absolute favorites of the year so far: ‘Tornado’, Inigo Kennedy’s breathtaking new EP for Belgian powerhouse Token. The new EP follows up releases by Johannes Volk, CTRLS, Ø [Phase]  and Sigha. The UK techno veteran has been a Token mainstay since the…

Preview Xhin’s first techno EP in three years

It’s been three years since Singaporean producer Xhin dropped his last EP after an incredible run for labels like Token, Semantica, CLR, Apotek and Lucy’s Stroboscopic Artefacts, so we were actually starting to worry a bit. Well, guess what – he’s back. Xhin will be releasing…

Terrence Parker releases God Loves Detroit album on Planet E

Carl Craig’s Planet E imprint has announced the release of Terrence Parker’s second album for the label. The album is called ‘God Loves Detroit’ and is planned for late June. Parker’s new album follows the acclaimed ‘Life on the Back 9’ and pays hommage to the…

Sebastian Mullaert debuts on Apollo with stunning EP

Here’s an EP you don’t want to miss: Minilogue maestro Sebastian Mullaert’s debut for the esteemed Apollo label. Mullaert’s label debut is called ‘All the Keys Are Here’, with a respectful nod to the classic Apollo sound. Sebastian Mullaert’s first for Apollo follows collaborations with Mathew Jonson, Eitan Reiter,…

Marcel Dettmann readies new Dekmantel compilation

Dekmantel has announced a third volume of its Selectors series, compiled by Berghain-mainstay Marcel Dettmann. The compilation focuses on Dettmann’s ‘pre-techno preferences’, featuring tracks by Front 242, Executive Slacks and Cabaret Voltaire. Like the previous Selectors editions, the new Dekmantel compilation is not a mix…

Preview Diego Amura’s debut EP for MindTrip

On heavy rotation here at House Cult Headquarters: Italian up-and-coming producer Diego Amura’s ‘Automa’ EP for Pfirter’s MindTrip label, that’s already garnered support from techno heavyweights such as Marcel Dettmann, Inigo Kennedy, Luke Slater, Paula Temple and Marcelus. The Napolitan producer makes his MindTrip debut after…

Check out the new Nandu EP for This and That

Next week Nandu releases his debut EP for Davide Squillace’s This and That. The new EP by Copenhagen’s fastest rising star is called ‘Thoughts’ and is a beautifully detailed and deeply introspective piece of work that clearly stands out from the crowd. ‘The Clock’ is typical of…

Maelstrom announces debut album and drops stunning first track

Later this spring RAAR releases the first full length album from label co-founder Maelstrom. Maelstrom’s chilling debut album is called ‘Her Empty Eyes’ and is presented as the outline of a sonic novel about the Spanish civil war. Maelstrom’s debut album pays tribute to the world…

ICONS Series

MK

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…

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…

Podcast

Podcast 58 Shigeru Tanabu

House Cult is proud to present the latest installment in our ongoing podcast series, this time mixed by Sapporo based DJ/producer Shigeru Tanabu, who takes us on a deep and dubby ride with a strong set that expertly balances effortlessly flowing dub techno and hypnotic house music….

Podcast 57 Detlef

House Cult is proud to present Podcast 57 by Greek producer Detlef, who makes his debut on the mighty Hot Creations imprint this week with the ‘Kinky Tail EP’ featuring three jacking bombs plotting a riot on the dancefloor. His podcast for House Cult is a big, chunky…

Podcast 56 Nandu – Into the Wild

We’re going off the deep end with our wicked and wonderful new podcast by Copenhagen bad boy Nandu, who releases the excellent ‘Glömde’ on Off Recordings on April 11th. The Danish DJ/producer, who dropped the impressive ‘Walk EP’ on Off Recordings earlier this year and has…