Chris Liebing has announced a collaboration with Gary Numan, entitled ‘Polished Chrome (The Friend Pt.1)’.
Awakenings and Time Warp have announced their debut collaborative festival, Connect. The event takes place at Messe in Düsseldorf on Saturday 13th October.
The two techno festival giants have locked Nina Kraviz, Adam Beyer, Amelie Lens, Chris Liebing, Marcel Dettmann, Charlotte de Witte, Richie Hawtin and more for the inaugural Connect. You can check out the full line-up below.
The event by Awakenings and Time Warp, who have over 40 years of festival experience between them, will host 20,000 ravers from 10pm until 10am.
Chris Liebing has surprise released his first solo production in nine years, titled ‘Novembergrey’. You can listen to it below.
The techno legend and CLR label boss has also revealed that the release sees him sign to seminal British label Mute Records.
"Without realising, a lot of the music I was into came from just one label, Mute," Liebing said speaking about signing with the imprint.
"I vividly remember dancing around to songs by Depeche Mode and Yazoo and banging my head in dark basements to the likes of D.A.F., Laibach and Nitzer Ebb.
Neopop returned for a 12th edition in 2017, celebrating all things techno in Viana Do Castelo near the city of Porto in northern Portugal.
Nestled between the walls of an old fort and the harbour (only a wire fence separates the toilets from a drop into the water below!), the event's two stages and capacity of between 5000-8000 people, depending on day, means it's an intimate a gathering as is possible in the current climate of massive mega-fests.
HYTE has locked Loco Dice, Floorplan (aka Robert Hood), Ellen Allien, Pan-Pot, and Matrixxman for their 2017 Amnesia Ibiza residency.
After a 31st May pre-party, the Wednesday weekly runs for 15 weeks 28th June through to 4th October.
Cuartero, Benny Rodrigues, Henrik Schwarz, Danny Tenaglia, Radio Slave, Erick Morillo, Steve Rachmad, Bambounou, Tobi Neumann, and Culoe De Song complete the house and techno bill presented by the German production company.
Hyte will return to White Isle for a third season in a row in 2017, heading back to the German party brand's spiritual home of Amnesia.
The Hyte crew will host another 16 weeks of Wednesday parties at the famous Ibiza venue this year, with previous residents including Loco Dice, Chris Liebing and Pan-Pot slated to return for yet another season.
New additions to the Hyte family include Dutch DJ export Benny Rodrigues and London’s own Archie Hamilton who will both join the brand for the first time on the island.
Chris Liebing has opened up about his live set-up in a new video with Native Instuments.
In the insightful video Chris show’s off his hybrid set-up including PLAYdifferently Model 1 mixer, Native Insturments’ Maschine Jam and Maschine Mikro controllers, Orion Antelope soundcard, coupled up with Allen & Heath XONE:K2 controllers all linked into the Traktor PRO 2 DJ software all sync’d together with Ableton’s Link function.
Awakenings Festival has revealed the full line-up for its 2017 event, which runs on Saturday 24th and Sunday 25th June at the Spaarnwoude Houtrak in Heining, Amsterdam.
Sven Väth, Ricardo Villalabos, Maceo Plex, Chris Liebing, Joseph Capriati, Dave Clarke, Tale of Us, Loco Dice and many more have all joined the mammoth bill. You can see the full line-up by day below.
The BPM Festival has locked in over 460 artists and 80 curated showcases, for the event which is set to take place in Playa Del Carmen, Mexico, from Friday 6th to Sunday 15th January 2017.
Added to the already extensive line-up are Marco Carola, Loco Dice, Chris Liebing, Jackmaster and, literally, hundreds more. You can check out the full line up below.
Igloofest in Montreal will feature Carl Cox, Chris Liebing and Eats Everything on the festival's 2017 line-up, taking place across five weekends beginning 12th January through 19th February.
Alongside the previously mentioned names, Germany’s Apparat, masked crusader Claptone, Mobilee Records founder Anja Schneider, Dutch veteran Joris Voorn and more will join in on the action.