A sprawling mix of futuristic electro, acid, bleep and bass from CPU's peerless catalogue
Our monthly label showcase, The Sound Of, puts the focus on the imprints we love; outlets that are championing new artists, dropping key releases and driving their respective scenes. This month, Ben Murphy catches up with Sheffield's Central Processing Unit, whose founder, Chris Smith, delivers a sprawling mix of futuristic electro, acid, bleep and bass from its peerless catalogue
Earth Trax readies his debut LP on Shall Not Fade. Hear the lush, sprawling breakbeats of album opener, ‘I’m Not Afraid’ now
Montreal’s Sayveeyun makes his aurawire debut with the ‘Impulse Ode’ EP. Hear the fusion of cinematic grime and harsh noise on the title track now
RIDE’s Andy Bell – GLOK – and Franz Kirmann remix each other on new Bytes EP. Hear GLOK’s glimmering and noise-drenched remix of Kirmann’s ‘Solitary’ now
Joining the likes of SOPHIE, Clark, Ben UFO and more at the London multi-venue fesival
It follows his 2018 'If You' EP alongside Newborn JR
Get acquainted with prolific drum & bass producer, Philth
From: London, UK
For fans of: Bredren, Amoss, Gerra & Stone
Three tunes: ‘Lost In The Moment’, ‘Butterfunk (w/ Bredren)’, ‘Surge Wave (w/ Wreckless)’
We join BULLDOG Gin at Iceland Airwaves festival
DJ Mag takes in Iceland Airwaves – in partnership with our friends at BULLDOG Gin – a long-running music festival focussing on homegrown talent and international acts, taking over a number of venues across Reykjavik; from tiny open-mic style stages to full-on theatres and 1,000-cap venues...
It's the biggest party night of the year...
It's time to wipe the slate clean, sort of. The champagne is on ice, the days have been booked off work. All you need to do is pick a party.