Archives for February 2014

Bugged Out Weekender 2014 – consider this a ticket warning

Given not so long ago we went to great lengths explaining exactly why we can’t wait to be by the sea side, listening to quality house music, techno, electro and associated noises via our aptly titled feature- 5 reasons we can’t wait for The Bugged Out Weekender 2014– it seemed only right that we update […]

When Good Drugs Go Bad – Warning Issued After Clubbers At Beckton Party Fall Ill

A number of people attending a London warehouse party suffered extreme reactions after taking fake MDMA. At least three ended up hospitalised, with one person suffering potentially life-threatening injuries. A Met Police spokesman said: “We strongly advise anyone who bought drugs at the party last night not to take these as the consequences could be potentially […]

5 Epic Reasons Why Noisily Festival KICKS ASS

Forest raving  = awesomeness. What could be better? Epic music surrounded by epic nature. Foresty food for the soul. Think Narnia meets Human Traffic meets Lord Of The Rings meets Kevin and Perry Go Large. It’s almost too much awesome for human comprehension. Possibly one of the UK’s most diverse and creatively delivered electronic music event, […]

Interview- 10 Years of Phonica Records

In the wake of the store’s celebratory triple album, we asked Phonica Records Manager Simon Riggs to talk about running one of London’s finest music shops.

Event review- Gesaffelstein @ Koko, London

We caught the electronic wunderkind, Gesaffelstein, when tore apart Koko in London recently by way of dropping heavy, inescapable electronics and mad visuals.

Boxfresh launches 1989FM with NTS Radio takeover

This Feb iconic British streetwear brand Boxfresh launches 1989FM; its very own online radio platform. They’ll be kicking off on Friday February 28th – 12pm-6pm – with a behemoth SIX-HOUR marathon takeover of NTS Radio. Representing 25 years in UK dance music with a ridiculously RADICAL line up, the Boxfresh 1989FM looks to be starting as they mean to […]

Eastern Electrics Festival returns for 2014

Make a date in your diary dudes! Eastern Electrics Festival, the UK’s premier underground electronic music event returns this August 2nd. Now in its sixth year, Eastern Electrics has more than proved its worth as a brand that always delivers. Having grown from one of the UK’s premier underground warehouse raves, now to a fully fledged music festival, it has […]

Visited – Come to Daddy – Aphex Twin

Come to Daddy is a 1997 EP by Richard D. James, AKA Aphex Twin. Nothing new here, but the video is scary as hell, well worth a re-visit and was positioned (by Channel 4 viewers) number 35 in 100 Greatest Scary Moments, 2003. It was also named the number one video of the 1990s by Pitchfork. […]

Original stuff from Origins Sound

Origins Sound – Detroit Cuts EP Despite the title, this is not a hugely slavish Detroit house and techno EP, but instead a meaty offering of three seriously heavy tracks. It comes from Origins Sound, a fast emerging British duo on the Swiss label Definition: Music. Said label has released music from Hector Couto and […]

Newton’s latest invention is worth savouring…

Lex Newton returns to a label on which he has done some great work in the past, and a label that was named ‘3rd Best Label in Belgium at Red Bull’s Elektropedia Awards last year. His two magic originals come with a wise selection of remixes from OD Math, Da Fat Love and Super Drums. […]