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The Sound Of:  boxout.fm Recordings

Showcasing the diversity of sounds on offer in the Indian electronic music scene and inspiring a new generation of artists to get creative, boxout.fm Recordings has evolved from radio station to club night to vital label. Alongside a mix from its catalogue recorded by Mutable Mercury, founder DJ MoCity tells Safi Bugel about the platform’s journey so far

“People think musicians in India only make music that sounds ‘Indian’,” Mohammed Abood, founder of boxout.fm Recordings, explains to DJ Mag. “In reality, there’s a...

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M.I.A. has shared a new single, 'The One', and revealed the title of her upcoming album.


The London rapper and producer unveiled the new track...

Premiere: Sally ‘Zawgy Al Azeez ‘(Dar Disku & Eternal Love Edit)’

London and Bahrain-based collective and label Dar Disku will release their fifth collection of reissued rarities and dancefloor edits of records from the MENA region...

Dar Disku

Get acquainted with Dar Disku, the London and Bahrain-based collective and label refashioning buried disco gems of the Middle East and North Africa

No one does disco quite like Dar Disku and their secret, it appears, is in the dig. From the souqs of Turkey to the bargain...

In this series, Selections, we invite DJs, producers and label heads to dig into their digital crates and share the contents of their Bandcamp collections...

In describing one of his Selections, Berlin-based Lebanese artist and Morphine Records boss Rabih Beaini describes his DJ style as “harsh and powerful, but still...

The compilation features tracks from Polish artists Avtomat, Semprey, IKARVS and more, alongside the likes of Loraine James and Octo Octa

Polish collective Oramics are releasing a charity compilation in response to the refugee crisis at the Polish-Belarusian border.

'Cut The Wire', which will be released...

Cape Town-based artist Gina Jeanz features on the first episode of the new series

Berlin-based DJ Juba has launched a second series of her podcast, Assurance, which focuses on women-identifying DJs from the developing world.

The first episode of...

In this series, Selections, we invite DJs, producers and label heads to dig into their digital crates and share the contents of their Bandcamp collections...

In her 2020 interview with DJ Mag, Juba described the importance of dancing to her expression as a DJ. “I dance behind the decks...

Around 400 health professionals will be chosen, and the public is now being asked to help with flight costs

An initiative offering free holidays in Ibiza and other destinations to NHS and public sector health workers from across Europe has launched a crowdfunding campaign. ...

It's the second instalment in the series documenting nightlife culture

Music and photoblog Quarantune has released the second instalment of its photobook series, documenting DJ and nightlife memories.

Following on from the now sold-out Quarantune...

Quarantune features photos and stories from Lena Willikens, Anastasia Kristensen, Sunil Sharpe and more

Music and photoblog Quarantune – started in March as a response to global club closures – has released a new photo book documenting DJ and nightlife memories, based...

DJ Mag’s tech editor, Mick Wilson, investigates Black and non-Black POC representation in the music tech sector, and what industry leaders are doing to address...

Black and non-Black POC artists have always been at the forefront of electronic music; pioneering DJs and producers who created whole genres, and others who...

On Cue is our flagship mix series, celebrating the pivotal DJs and producers whose influence has shaped the world of electronic music, both in their...

Nina Las Vegas has cultivated a fierce reputation for herself as Australia’s queen of club music. Hard work is something she’s always risen to, but...

“As part of the local and international measures to ensure the health and safety of the public”

The Abu Dhabi edition of Ultra Music Festival, set to take place tomorrow and Friday (5th & 6th) has been cancelled “as part of the local...

Ultra Worldwide will also return to India

Ultra Worldwide will kick into action in February with a return to India as well as a debut event in Abu Dhabi amongst its international...