Floorplan have announced a new two-track EP on Classic Music Company, marking the duo's second outing on Luke Solomon's celebrated label.
The two-track release, 'Get My Mansion Ready / Out Of Control’, will land on 5th November, with soulful, gospel-infused house on the A-side and a rave-y, techno outing on the flip.
Rome's renowned Goa Club has announced it will permanently close at the end of this month.
The sad news brings a 26-year legacy to an end, with property developers moving in to transform the site into university classrooms. "We have done everything possible to stay where we are," owner and cofounder Giancarlino told DJ Mag Italia. "But every proposal made has been rejected."
Jlin has announced a new EP, 'Embryo', which will drop on 10th December via Planet Mu. You can hear the title track below.
Comprising four-tracks, the release marks a shift in direction for the producer, who veers into mutant techno territory with a retro-futurist undercurrent.
A documentary about LGBTQI+ activism, centred on the world-famous Tbilisi club Bassiani, has now been released online.
'Midnight Frontier' was produced in 2019 by Peter van Langen. The film has already been screened at major events including ADE, and is now available to watch for free in a bid to raise awareness around worsening homophobia in Georgia.
Robert Hood has announced a new album and EP under his Monobox alias. Both will land on his own M-Plant imprint, with the 'Forwardbase Kodai EP' arriving first on 29th October, complete with Ø [Phase] remix, before the full length, 'Regenerate', follows on 26th November.
Despite first introducing fans to the moniker in 1996 with three initial M-Plant EPs, Monobox releases have been sporadic since, with the majority appearing on French label Logistic Records. During that time artists including Ricardo Villalobos and Matthew Dear have turned their hand to remixing the project.
Drumcode's 250th release is a special collaborative project between label founder Adam Beyer and Kevin Saunderson.
Released on 1st October, the techno label marked the occasion with 'Re:Generate', a remix album of tracks from Saunderson's legendary E-Dancer moniker.
A new play drawing on the history of techno music in Poland is touring theatres over the coming months.
'Techno Rzeczpospolita', or 'Techno Republic' in English, is the work of author Magda Koryntczyk, who adapted the play from the 2020 book '30 Years Of Polish Techno Scene', by veteran ravers Artur Wojtczak, Radek Tereszczuk and Łukasz Krajewski. Across more than 800 pages, the original book offered an anthology of Poland's techno history in the form of a photo journal.
fabric have announced details of a new, 24+ hour techno event series.
An exhibition dedicated to techno has launched at Italy’s MUSEION modern art museum.
Serving as the first chapter in MUSEION's long-term TECHNO HUMANITIES program, the TECHNO exhibition, which launched last week and will run until March 2022, is an international collective exhibition that occupies the entire Museion building.
(Image: Alberto Troia (Kyselina). Design: Studio Mut)