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Detroit: Heart, Soul and Drum Machines

“I just love techno, man” I can see in this particular 19-year-old Glaswegian’s eyes – wide though they are – that he isn’t joking. I’m stood at the back of an abandoned fort in Croatia surrounded by people from all over Europe, absolutely buzzing their nut about techno. As Jay

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Album Review: Omar Souleyman – Wenu Wenu

From Syrian weddings to the stages of Glastonbury, Omar Souleyman will one day be a legend amongst the best of wedding singers. Making a name for himself as the go-to matrimonial entertainer in Northern Syria, Souleyman performs a traditional strain of Arabic music known as dabke; a popular and intricate …

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BOTW Playlist: Jessy Lanza

Taking an extended look at Jessy Lanza‘s debut Hyperdub full-length, Pull My Hair Back, it quickly becomes clear how simplicity is key to the Canadian producer and vocalist. Co-produced by Jeremy Greenspan of Junior Boys, it’s a record steadfast in its determination to choose exactly the right sound

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Random Magic announce Fire lineup

Random House have announed the full line-up for their Halloween show at Vauxhall’s Fire – one of the biggest electro events  in London – including Omar S, Classic Vs. Horse Meat Disco and Optimo.

Special guest of the night will be Omar S, playing the event following the release of …

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Interview: Kim Ann Foxman

Alex Cull chats with former Hercules & Love Affair lady Kim Ann Foxman about growing up in Hawaii, her first exposures to house music and going solo.

You grew up in Hawaii: Has your upbringing there influenced you at all as a musician? If so, how?
I did grow up …

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Shoreditch club XOYO is back (and better than ever)

September is set to be a terrific month, not least because Shoreditch-based club XOYO will be opening its doors again. After a 6-week summer break, the popular club will be surprising dedicated clubbers with a smashing makeover and a line-up of artists and performances we cannot wait to check out.…

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