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  • Nuits Sonores Lyon May 7-12, 2024

    Nuits Sonores Lyon May 7-12, 2024

    Lyon, France – Nuits Sonores returns to Lyon for its 21st edition from May 7th to 12th, 2024. This renowned festival is a must-visit for any fan of electronic music, showcasing a diverse range of genres and pushing the boundaries of creativity. The Grand locos the main Venue is really a terrific venue! absolutely perfect…

  • Jeff Mills at Kilometre25, 7 May 2024 a Transcendent Night

    Jeff Mills at Kilometre25, 7 May 2024 a Transcendent Night

    Attention techno aficionados and night owls of Paris! Brace yourselves for an evening of unparalleled sonic transcendence as Jeff Mills created an underground converge at Kilometre25 on Tuesday, May 7th. Headlining this gathering is none other than the legendary Jeff Mills, a true pioneer and visionary of the techno genre. Emerging from the fertile Detroit…

  • Hypnotic Techno: The Captivating Subgenre of Electronic Dance Music

    Hypnotic Techno: The Captivating Subgenre of Electronic Dance Music

    Hypnotic techno is a subgenre of electronic dance music characterized by its repetitive and mesmerizing beats, pulsating basslines, and ethereal synthesizer melodies. The music often creates a trance-like state in listeners, drawing them into a hypnotic groove that can be both meditative and euphoric. With its driving rhythms and hypnotic soundscapes, Hypnotic Techno is designed…

  • Rødhåd at FVTVR Paris March 30, 2024

    Rødhåd at FVTVR Paris  March 30, 2024

    Rødhåd at FVTVR Paris was intense and breathtaking, he is really a magical sorcerer taking the club on an epic journey of pulsating psychedelic rhythm. Rødhåd: Weaving Psychedelic Rhythms, the Hendrix of Techno Rødhåd, the revered German DJ and techno producer, transcends mere mention alongside techno greats. A useful comparison placing him in the psychedelic…

  • When Raves Were Ridiculous, the Hilarious Sounds that Made Early Techno Revolutionary

    When Raves Were Ridiculous, the Hilarious Sounds that Made Early Techno Revolutionary

    We all know techno now: the driving beats, the hypnotic rhythms, the anthems that make you lose yourself in the dance floor. But rewind the clock back to the late 80s and early 90s, and techno was…well…a little different. Let’s be honest, some of those early sounds were downright ridiculous. Imagine a blender having a…

  • DJ Stingray 313 at the Rex Club Paris March 23, 2024

    DJ Stingray 313 at the Rex Club Paris March 23, 2024

    DJ Stingray 313 sets are Banging, literally, that’s why we love him. Pure Detroit innovation DJ Stingray 313 at the Rex Club Paris reinforced our opinion that he is definitely a unique figure in the electronic music scene. Here’s what makes him stand out: If you’re looking for some fast-paced, inventive techno with a futuristic…

  • Music Criticism Matters More Than Ever in the Age of Algorithms

    Music Criticism Matters More Than Ever in the Age of Algorithms

    Music has always been a powerful force in our lives, shaping culture and reflecting the times. But how we discover and listen to music has changed dramatically in the digital age. Algorithms on streaming services and recommendation platforms like Spotify and YouTube curating our playlists can be a great way to find new music, but…

  • Top DJs 2023

    Top DJs 2023

    Top DJs we have seen this year: Marcel Dettmann, DJ Stingray 313, DVS1, Paula Temple, Rødhåd, Dave Clarke, Ben Klock, Kink, Helena Hauff, D’Julz, Laurent Garnier, LSDxoxo, SPFDJ, Kevin Saunderson, Carl Craig, Manu le Malin, Sven Vath, Richie Hawtin, Adamant Scream, Li-z , Jeff Mills, Ricardo Villalobos, Hector Oates, Slam, Zadig, Acid Arab, Daria Kolosova,…

  • Best Sets and Festivals 2023

    Best Sets and Festivals 2023

    best of this year: Positive Education Festival Saint-Étienne, France 1-4 November 2023 Astropolis | Brest – July 2023 TIME WARP | Mannheim Germany, April 1, 2023 Jeff Mills at Kilomètre 25 May 13, 2023 DVS1 at Kilomètre 25 Paris October 21, 2023 Bass Culture: D’Julz All Night Long at The Rex Club Saturday, 28 Oct…