Marc Romboy's imprint Systematic Recordings are celebrating a lot of jubilees this year. After just having released the 100th 12" single featuring two new tracks by Stephan Bodzin and Marc himself it's now time for an extended 10th anniversary compilation with various artists.
Yousef has been drawing in crowds to his Circus parties for over a decade now and this time the Circus boss is joined by Matt Tolfrey and Acid Mondays to celebrate a huge show at EGG London. Leftroom label boss Matt is welcomed to what should be another big chapter in the Circus party series.
Just ahead of the I Am Hardwell North American Tour launch tomorrow, Hardwell released a video explaining his tour concept, and how it differs from his festival and club performances. Together with ALDA, Hardwell was able to develop the concept of his very own concert, I Am Hardwell, from the beginning, planning everything from the visuals to the stage design, production and more.
Art Department have released a brand new video for the single, ‘Cruel Intentions’ feat. Seth Troxler, the first track to be released from the duo’s forthcoming sophomore studio album, Natural Selection’. Pete Tong premiered the single on his BBC Radio 1 show on 17 October and since then it’s garnered further love and support across the network from Zane Lowe and Skream.
Last night, Young Fathers were announced as the overall winners of the 2014 Barclaycard Mercury Prize for Album of the Year for their album ‘Dead’. The announcement was made by Nick Grimshaw at the Barclaycard Mercury Prize Awards Show, which took place at the Roundhouse in London.
From funky house release as Rune through anonymous techno 12-inches as Tattoorecs to his current incarnation, Rune Reilly Kölsch has never stood still for long amidst the ever-shifting electronic music landscape. Born in Copenhagen’s Christianshavn district to a German artist mother and an Irish singer-songwriter father, his new direction has seen him enjoy a higher level of acclaim than ever before.
Café Mambo follows its 20th season in Ibiza with the start of a new world tour. This Saturday, 1 November, Cafe Mambo is in Scotland at The Arches in Glasgow where Colours presents Eddie Halliwell and Tom Staar headlining and special guests Mambo Brothers hosting Arch 2 for Cafe Mambo On Tour.
After a big September party which saw trance DJs Signum and Menno de Jong joined by Will Atkinson, Mateusz and Stephen Kirkwood, Trance Sanctuary looks forward to the next event where it joins forces with Sheffield trance night OTR (Off The Rails) to bring another big line up.
Defected Records finishes 2014 with their final party of the year at London’s Ministry of Sound. Defected can look back on a big year of events, not least of all their residency at Ministry of Sound – a series of six parties which has without doubt been the label’s finest season yet in terms of range of artists, level of performances and vibe throughout the club.