Renowned South American producer and DJ, and SURO Records label boss Marcelo Demarco recently released new single ‘Checkmate’. Shortly after the release date, we see the track is topping the Beatport charts.
Fresh off the back of his critically acclaimed three-track EP It’s Us back in April, internationally celebrated German producer Innellea continues his abounding run of recent studio form as he unveils his official ‘Interstellar Remix’ for Parra for Cuva’s iconic 2021 hit record, Her Entrance.
With the worldwide release of his second studio album Under Darkening Skies just weeks away, German singer-songwriter, electronic music producer and multi-instrumentalist Steffen Linck (a.k.a. Monolink) now unveils two more tracks to be taken from the impending long player, as he drops his breathtaking new EP, Harlem River / Falling.
“Live-coding” parties such as this—where revelers show up as much for the if-thens and variables as the beer and snacks—are a recent phenomenon in underground electronic music culture. And here in the Bay Area, where the Venn diagram of the Silicon Valley and DJ scenes finds its overlap, shows like Bell’s are right at home. Yet they’re not just more of the tech-meets-techno same. Whereas a traditional EDM show might feature a performer cueing up sounds or samples on a laptop, DJs at live-coding shows use computers to play music in a wholly different way, and to make all new sounds.
A new pair of compilations, ‘No Photos On The Dance Floor! Berlin Techno 1992–Today’, are set to explore the development and history of Berlin techno over the last thirty years via a number of key tracks, as DJ mag reports.
WhoMadeWho seem to have a penchant for coastal regions and sand in any shape or colour. At the beginning of March, the band impressed with their stunning live performance for streaming giants Cercle in a breathtaking setting at the gates of the temples of Abu Simbel in Egypt. Now, the trio is heading back to their native west coast of Denmark for their mesmerising new single, Mermaids.
Techno DJ Lilly Palmer is the first artist on the platform Hypery to launch an NFT (non-fungible token) through their system, as electronic groove reports.
Hypery is a blockchain music streaming service that is all about giving artists control of their music. They also offer NFTs within the ecosystem of the platform. It is a new transparent music service backed by blockchain, with music streaming and NFT release platform for independent artists, labels, and their fans.
After an eventful year in unprecedented times, the undisputed king of techno Carl Cox is back with an outstanding remix of the rising London-based electronic live act BreakCode’s ‘What Lies Beneath’ on 26th February 2021.
Ibiza will not require travellers to take a coronavirus test or quarantine upon arrival this summer, as Mixmag reports.
Officials in Ibiza even went as far to say they want to be the first place in the world to allow tourists to enter using a vaccine certificate or ‘passport’ as it’s also been called.
Spain will be part of the European Union’s ‘Digital Green Certificate’ scheme which allows travellers to show if they’ve had a vaccine, a negative test result or immunity from the virus due to having had it recently, via a QR code.