Horizon Festival has announced the first wave of acts for its 2017 edition, including a UK dreamteam in Midland b2b Ben UFO, Bulgarian techno don, KiNK, and Motor City Drum Ensemble.
Usually held in the mountains of Bulgaria, the snow sports and music festival this year makes its new home in the Andorran village of Arinsal from Sunday 26th March to Sunday 2nd April.
Ibiza closing parties are in full swing over the next two weeks, with Circoloco, Cocoon, Music On, Paradise and many more hosting huge events that bring the curtain down on the summer.
And it’s been a huge season for electronic music, with a number of bona fide classics (see Floorplan, Midland and DJ Koze) surfacing on dancefloors at clubs and festivals.
It’s been an unusually strong season for remixes too, with a number of reworks becoming the biggest tracks of the summer.
So here, in no particular order, are the 30 best remixes as the sun sets on an epic season.
Paradise at DC-10 has had a huge summer this year, seeing Luciano, Âme, Adam Beyer, Ida Engberg, Joseph Capriati and more on deck through the season.
Jamie Jones’ party brings the curtain down on its 2016 White Isle season tonight (Wednesday 28th September), with performances from Hot Since 82, Nicole Moudaber, Eats Everything, Mood II Swing, KiNK (live), Skream and Adam Shelton, who all spin alongside residents Richy Ahmed, Patrick Topping, wAFF and Russ Yallop.
DJ Tennis has revealed his plans for his Life and Death label showcase for ADE — and it’s looking like a proper family affair.
The label will set up shop at uniquely intimate open air space of Thuishaven Wintercircus on Friday 21st October with a deliciously diverse line-up.
Confirmed to play will be Axel Bowman, label head DJ Tennis himself, a rare live performance from KiNK, Leon Vynehall, and a special b2b session between New York dons Tim Sweeney and Eric Duncan.
Movement Torino has announced a stellar line-up for its 2016 edition, including Detroit legends Derrick May and Jeff Mills, KiNK, Ben Klock and more.
The European cousin of internationally acclaimed Movement Detroit has become a respected festival in its own right, bringing the very best in techno to Northern Italy each year. Also amongst the line-up for 31st October are Pan-Pot, Sven Väth, Adam Beyer, Ida Engberg, Marcel Dettmann, Phuture and Apollonia.
KiNK and KÖLSCH have been enlisted to remix two classic Sven Väth tracks for a new EP that celebrates Cocoon’s 20th anniversary.
KiNK has remixed 1992’s ‘Accident In Paradise’, whilst Danish techno-with-feels don KÖLSCH has remixed ‘Robot’, which is taken from the 1994 album 'The Harlequin, The Robot And The Ballet-Dancer'.
You can hear snippets of both tracks below which clock in at a weighty nine-minutes each.
Luke Vibert’s ‘4’, under his Kerrier District alias, is getting a revamp from the likes of Ricardo Villalobos & Max Loderbauer, Bulgarian wizard KiNK and Head High AKA Shed.
The Cornish veteran released the album in May last year as his first KD full-length offering in over a decade, and it received plaudits across the board.
We've got four pairs of tickets to give to DJ Mag readers for Tribal Sessions tonight at Sankeys Manchester.
Bulgarian tech-house talent KiNK is flying in for one of his gobsmacking live shows and chief resident Darius Syrossian will do what he does best in his favourite club.
With a regular spot in our DJ Mag Top 100 Clubs poll, it’s no wonder Brooklyn’s favorite techno outpost, Output, clinched out a Best Of North America win. As one reader commented, “The sound system is hands down one of the best in the five boroughs.” Having spent more than one night immersed inside its Funktion One laden walls, we are hard-pressed to disagree. The 12,000-square-foot venue is a converted warehouse, with unvarnished concrete and exposed steel beams lending a vibe that suits its regular line-ups – think residents like Horse Meat Disco, Bonobo and Seth Troxler.