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Review: Darkbeat – ’10 Years’

In an era of electronic music that’s dominated by online mixes and podcasts etc, it’s tempting to question the validity of commercially available mixes. Either way, Australian party promoters- turned label Darkbeatcertainly seem to see the merits in doing exactly that, so much so that the imprint’s debut endeavors …



News: Visionquest Thirteen kick off tour

Visionquest – aka DJs Ryan Crosson, Lee Curtiss, Shaun Reeves and Seth Troxler - exploded into dance music’s collective consciousness during the summer of 2009 when they released their intoxicating remix of Kiki’s ‘Good Voodoo’ on BPitch Control, a track which went on to become one of the …



Exclusive Mix: Oliver Schories

Ahead of his appearance at this weekend’s Time Warp festival in Mannheim, we asked German techno producer Oliver Schories to put together an exclusive mix for PlanetNotion.

It’s a slow-blossoming dance-floor workout that runs the gamut from minimal techno to deep house, something that’s perhaps to be expected given Schories’ …



Pure Intec launch party at XOYO

Shoreditch’s favourite clubland venue, XOYO is due to for a night of chaotic revelry as it plays host to house maestro extraordinaire, Carl Cox, for his first UK show of the year for Intec Records.

Before heading off to Ibiza for the summer for his weekly residency at …



Club Beat #122: Review: Pacho & Pepo ‘Mouses EP’

Always on the look out for exciting artists, PlanetNotion recently discovered Pacho & Pepo, a duo producing and playing some deep, dark and techy sounds. Read on to find out what we thought of their recent ‘Mouses’ EP…

Bulgarian, producers, remixers and DJs, Pacho & Pepo create and play …



Club Beat #120: Ruben Mandolini ‘Aporia’

After an appearance on Toolroom’s ‘Ibiza 2012 vol.2’ compilation last summer, Ruben Mandolini now releases his debut EP on the label, entitled ‘Aporia’.

PlanetNotion first became aware of Ruben Mandolini with his release of Snatch!027, which included the unstoppable and innovative Also!, a track that saw heavy rotation …



Exclusive Coggles Mix-tape: Dan Beaumont

London’s music scene would be a much drabber affair without Dan Beaumont. Aside from founding the seminal Disco Bloodbath back in 2007, Dan is also responsible for changing the musical face of East London with the opening of the ever-revered, ever-debauched restaurant-cum-disco hang out, Dalston Superstore.

Beaumont’s work …



Club Beat #118: BUR Interviews 02: Louie Cut

In the second in our series of interviews with artists on Bosphorus Underground Recordings, we talk to a producer who is renowned for his funky and modern take on minimal and techno. With tracks that feature crisp basslines, funky beats and infectious grooves, he is certainly no stranger to the



Club Beat #114: Zombie Soundsystem @ Fire, Vauxhall

This Saturday, Shane Watcha’s Zombie Soundsystem touches down at Fire in Vauxhall for an evening of house and techno featuring Pig & Dan, Acid Pauli, Einzelkind, Nekes and more.

This year, Zombie Soundsystem’s ‘My Bloody Valentine’ event disregards any sentimentality associated with 14th February and presents a storming line-up of …



Club Beat #113: Preview: Mark Dekoda ‘Crackin’

After already occupying #1 in the minimal chart, #6 in the techno chart, #9 in the tech house chart and #40 in the overall chart on beatport for their recent ‘Minimal Tech Beats 001’ compilation, Bosphorus Underground continue a successful start to 2013 with the release of Mark Dekoda’s ‘Crackin’.