A Visual Guide to Brooklyn’s Underground Electronic Scene

From Pitchfork On any given night in Brooklyn, someone is throwing a dance party. This particular NYC borough seems to attract a constant stream of promoters, DJs, organizers, label heads, venue owners, and artists breathing life into their local music scenes. Hotbed neighborhoods like Bushwick, Williamsburg, Greenpoint, and Bed-Stuy have seen an especially dense influx…

Trentemøller presents ‘Redefine’ /

From Dancingastronaut. Classic synthesizer usage is coming back into vogue. Though the sharp instrumentation and dramatic drops of contemporary dance music currently dominate the scene, a new wave of retro-influenced electronic is taking over the underground and slowly bubbling up into the mainstream. One recent example of this trend was realized upon the release of Netflix’s critically-acclaimed…

Heidi invites The Black Madonna and Richie Hawtin to play XOYO residency

From Mixmag. Heidi is taking over XOYO’s Friday residency slot for a run three-month period spanning every Friday in October, November and December. A host of world-class DJs have been hand-picked by Heidi to appear alongside her during the Jackathon party series. Magda and Prosumer will help kick things on the opening night, before The…

25 Early Trance Tracks You Could Hear At A Festival Sometime Soon

From Electronic Beats. As the yearly festival circuit grows bigger and bigger, A-list DJs like Nina Kraviz, Ellen Allien and Gerd Janson have started to reach for ’90s anthems, which have been, for better or worse, frowned upon for more than a decade. Classic trance hymns like Sven Väth and Ralf Hildenbeutel’s “L’esperanza” and Energy 52’s…

The first 15th years of Pantamuzik mixed by Monopolar.

The first 15th years of Pantamuzik mixed by Monopolar. FEATURED MIX OF THE WEEK. (Taked from Mixcloud)Yeah, there are millions of electronic music trax available out there, but nothing feels like the music from your own label. As Pantamuzik’s 50th release approaches, I just mixed this set with exclusive productions from our Berlin vaults, as…