Ibiza had another huge summer in 2016, which delivered its biggest ever year for tourism, as well as bid farewell to White Isle institution Space Ibiza.
South African photographer Julius Jooste finished his fourth season on the island this year photographing parties including Cocoon, Elrow, Circoloco and many more on the island.
Electronic music’s explosion owes a great deal to futurist techno maestro Richie Hawtin. Not only has he made and played some of the most forward-thinking techno music ever, but he’s had a hand in driving some of the most crucial technological developments to have enhanced our scene over the past two decades. His contribution to the digital realm is immense — his obsession with exploring the future possibilities of technology have seen him play a major part in the growth of digital DJing, helping to revolutionise the way that music is played and presented.
PLAYdifferently, the technology company created by Richie Hawtin, unveiled two new product videos about their award-winning mixer MODEL 1 yesterday, just in time to promote a series of events taking place at this year’s Amsterdam Dance Event.
London's XOYO has announced an incredible array of talent for Heidi's forthcoming Jackathon residency.
The Canadian-born, London-based star, who learned her trade in the record shops of the UK capital before landing a residency on BBC Radio 1 in the mid-2000s, set up her Jackathon party brand in 2009.
Having toured it around the globe, Heidi now brings Jackathon back to London from October to December, hosting the crème de la crème of house and techno every Friday night.
RIchie Hawtin and Andy Rigby-Jones have today announced two new DJ ambassadors and one live act for its PlayDifferently MODEL1 mixer.
Nicole Moudaber, Paco Osuna and Matador join Chris Liebing, Dubfire, Loco Dice and Richie Hawtin as they tour the globe with the new MODEL1 mixer, bringing a new level of sound and performance capabilities to clubs and music spaces around the world.
The MODEL1 mixer has gone down a storm since it was unveiled NAMM, with glowing reports from the leading lights of the underground who have all given the mixer a big thumbs up.
DJ Mag tripped out to Loveland Festival in Amsterdam over the weekend, for a ripper 24 hours of epic tunes, intermittent sunshine and plenty of 4AM frites with mayo!
Kicking off at Sloterpark just short of the city centre, highlights included live performances from Gui Boratto and homegrown heroes Detroit Swindle, plus slamming techno sets from Irish don Matador, Canadian legend Richie Hawtin, and Cocoon bossman Sven Vath.
Warehouse Project has announced the line-up for its 12 week 2016 edition, which takes place at their Store Street venue between Friday 23rd September and Sunday 1st January.
This year Warehouse Project will also host individual events at Manchester Academy, Old Granada Studios and The Albert Hall.
Mihalis Safras has remixed Marco Carola’s ‘Play It Loud’, which sees release through Circus Recordings today (4th July). And we have the exclusive premiere of the track below.
The original ‘Play It Loud’ featured on Carola’s album of the same name, which landed via Richie Hawtin’s Minus Recordings in 2008. Safras recently sent his version to Circus Recordings boss Yousef, and it went on to receive plays from both the label-head as well as Carola himself.
The hype that came with the announcement of Richie Hawtin releasing a new DJ/music-related product was immense. The internet was at bursting point, with everyone trying to second-guess what exactly would be released — and when. This all came about when Richie held a (impromptu) press conference at this year's NAMM conference back in January.