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Prime Mover: The art of Antigone

Antigone (real name Jeanson Antonin) is one of the brightest young stars to emerge from the bustling Parisian scene these last years, rising through the ranks of Concrete to become a force to be reckoned with and dropping a string of powerful techno bombs on…

4 X 4: Personal picks by Andre Kronert

Odd Even head honcho Andre Kronert is one of the strongest DJ/producers out there right now, carefully balancing his love for warm analogue sounds with a passion for relentless and dark techno in clubs all over the world. For House Cult he breaks down some…

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…

Focus Forward: an interview with Marcel Fengler

Widely regarded as a stalwart of the Ostgut Ton stable, Marcel Fengler has released a string of brooding 4/4 techno 12″es for the Berghain-affiliated label over the past eight years, as well as for Luke Slater’s Mote Evolver and his own IMF imprint. Two years after…

House Cult Staff Picks 2014 # 2: Michel Mees

Photographer and regular House Cult contributor Michel Mees has been scavenging dancefloors and festivals looking for photogenic moments and making portraits of the electronic scene’s frontrunners since the nineties, while also working in other disciplines. These are some of his favorite albums of 2014: 1….

House Cult Staff Picks 2014 # 1: Yotam Avni

It’s been a good year for regular House Cult contributor Yotam Avni. ‘In 2014 I started out a new weekly residency at Bootleg Club in Tel-Aviv where I had the joy and privilege to host DJ’s like Dave Clarke, Len Faki, DJ Deep and Peter…

The Secret Chamber Of Dreams; Remy Unger

The Secret Chamber Of Dreams is a new series on housecult.com wherein photographer Michel Mees captures artists in the environment they spend most of their time between the heavy and demanding weekends. A place where they create new tracks, stock their huge piles of vinyl, relax and prepare…