Posts tagged with techno

Electric State with Ryan Elliot

If bouncing between the four walls of a small East London loft/basement is your thing, you might want to check out Electric State this Bank Holiday Sunday, brought to you by Electric Minds and nofitstate (get it?) with Ryan Elliot, Dolan Bergin and Geddes. You may know Dolan Bergin from his Electric Minds label and […]

nofitstate with Roman Flugel, Geddes and Bad Passion Project

With success there comes a hefty price, and mulletover can hardly claim to be an “underground” rave anymore, however rather than attempt a U-turn in the fashion of Secretsundaze (who last year ground all promotion to a halt in a bid to get back to their roots) founder Geddes decided to create a new party […]

Win tickets to Cocoon

Techno powerhouse Cocoon is coming to London this April and we’re giving away 3 pairs of tickets to 3 lucky winners.  Presenting its first event since  November’s sold-out Matter extravaganza, Cocoon will be taking over the Ewer Street Warehouse with a back2back set from Eastern Europe’s brightest stars. Sven Vath’s Cocoon has long been at the […]

Carl Craig celebrates 20 years of Planet E

It’s hard to believe that Detroit techno is well and truly an adult, having celebrated its 25th birthday last year with an epic line up at the Miami Winter Conference. It also seems incredible that it was 20 years ago when Carl Craig set up Planet E Communications, a label that would go on to […]

20 Years of Planet E

How does one introduce Carl Craig? He’s a producer and  DJ, primarily of techno but regularly crossing over into other genres, always to great acclaim (jazz – Bug in the Bass Bin, classical – Recomposed). He’s the spearhead of the so-called “Second Wave” of Detroit techno, having received the mentorship of techno godfather Derrick May. […]

The Dirtbombs: Party Store

The Dirtbombs pay homage to the birthplace of techno with this selection of garage rock reversions of classics from the 80s and early 90s. The album kicks off with Cybotron’s 1982 track ‘Cosmic Cars’, which easily lends itself to note for note reinterpretation; also from 1982 is ‘Shari Vari’, a song that arguably, along with […]

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