Eris Drew and Octo Octa have shared a free DJing guide, Hot N' Ready DJ Tips Version 1.
Spanning 16-pages, the pair touch on everything from growing your music collection to mixing techniques and negotiating fees. They also discuss intoxication and altered states of consciousness.
"This is not a guide on “this is how you DJ”", Octo Octa said via Instagram. "We want to stay away from telling people what to do. This is a creative process that everyone approaches differently. These are just things we’ve learned over the years."
BBC Radio 1 has announced the next wave of artists holding six-month residencies.
With last year’s residents including Charlotte de Witte, Marcel Dettmann and Nastia, BBC Radio 1 has announced that DJ Mag Best of British 2019 winners Sherelle, Paul Woolford, Denis Sulta, and Saoirse, will be re-joining the acclaimed residency slot for 2020.
Field Maneuvers have announced the first wave of names for their 2020 edition.
Self-titled the UK's best "dirty little rave", Field Maneuvers is an intimate festival that takes place at the end of the summer about an hour outside of London.
Eris Drew will release her debut solo EP via Interdimensional Transmissions later this month.
Titled 'Fluids Of Emotion', the three-track EP will be released on the 14th February, and is a deeply personal project recorded at her parents house in Chicago. It follows her appearence on the Needs006 compilation last year, as well as a 70-minute mixtape on T4TLUVNRG, the label she co-runs with partner Octo Octa.
Adam Beyer, Eris Drew & Octo Octa, and ANNA are among the names locked for Sunday at Movement Detroit.
Ellen Allien, Special Request, Speedy J, Joseph Capriati, Drumcell and rising New York rapper A$AP Ferg will be joining those names for the three-day event, which runs from Saturday 23rd - Monday 25th May 2020.
Elsewhere, b2bs are billed from Kevin Saunderson and son, Dantiez, Magda and Mike Servito, and Chicago house dons DJ Sneak and Derrick Carter. Local heavyweights Detroit Techno Militia, Gettoblaster and Scan 7 are also on the line-up.
Junction 2 has announced the final wave of additions to its 2020 line-up with Midland, Eclair Fifi and Seth Troxler amongst the newly confirmed names.
Joining the festival's Friday line-up are Midland, Eris Drew, Eclair Fifi, Peach, Leon Vynehall, DJ Koze, D Tiffany, Chaos In The CBD, Yu Su, Cromby, Ceri, and Carlota. Aurora Halal and DMX Krew are also scheduled to play live sets that day.
Eris Drew and Octo Octa have confirmed plans for a new T4T LUV NRG tour of the US kicking off next month.
The pair will play b2b at the eight shows which will see them head to Buffalo, Chicago, Brooklyn, Philadelphia, Madison, Detroit, San Francisco and Los Angeles. The series of dates follows on from the pair's recent Europe, Asia and Australia tour which culminated in a b2b appearance on Boiler Room at Sugar Mountain.
Forty acts have been announced to play next year's Love International.
Returning to The Garden Tisdo in Croatia for its fifth outing across 15th to 21st July 2020, the festival have revealed Ben UFO, Octo Octa, Eris Drew, Avalon Emerson, Optimo and Gerd Janson among the list of first names set to perform.
Eris Drew and Octo Octa have shared the dates for their upcoming T4T LUV NRG tour.
Founded on the their love of "DJ culture, nature, magic and each other" T4T LUV NRG, a label and project ran by Eris Drew and Octo Octa, launched earlier this year with a cassette mixtape from Eris.