Lee Gamble Reveals Details of Inaugural Label Release
Jungle deconstructionist and PAN staple Lee Gamble has finally revealed that the first record on his own new label, UIQ, will come out on September 11. We first ...
Get Your Body Brvtal With Doom Yo)))ga
There are seemingly infinite varieties of yoga—aerial yoga, naked yoga, trance dance yoga, yoga with dogs. And now, you can practice your vinyasa flow to the ...
Discogs Begins Charging European Sellers VAT
Online music marketplace Discogs has announced that, starting today, it will begin adding VAT (Value Added Tax) to all European sales transaction fees. The ...
Hear A Disruptive New Cut From Mykki Blanco
Mykki Blanco is partnering with Yves Tumor, PsychoEgyptian and Violence on a new collaborative project, C-ORE, and the group has a new single streaming on So ...
Watch Ólafur Arnalds and Nils Frahm Improvise Live In Berlin
Erased Tapes has uploaded new video from an off-the-cuff evening improv session between pianist Nils Frahm and Icelandic minimalist composer Ólafur Arnalds ...
Tropic Of Cancer Premieres New Song of Heartache
"Stop Suffering" is equal parts pain and pleasure—the melancholy of crushed desire, the glory of both love and the pain it brings.
The Story Of Acid House Is Coming Soon
Finally, what might be the definite music documentary on UK's acid house scene will soon be available to a wider audience.
Siouxsie Sioux Releases First Song In 8 Years
The series finale of the gore-tastic show was soundtracked by the legendary singer with the exclusive "Love Crime", appropriately dramatic, stirring and packed ...
Airbnb for Refugees
While politicians continue to procrastinate over how best to confront the European/Syrian/Middle Eastern/African/global refugee crisis, a small team of activist ...
A 12-Disc Compilation Of Female-Fronted Punk
A Reference Of Female-Fronted Punk Rock: 1977-89 brings together female-fronted genres of punk that range from variations of post-, synth-, anarcho- and straigh ...
Study Finds Black Is The Best Clothing Color
Confirming what goths and people in Berlin have known for ages, a new study has shown that black is basically the best color you can wear.
There’s a Concert on a Raft in a Slovenian River Right Now
The Museum of Transitory Art in Ljubljana, Slovenia is live streaming a concert that’s happening on a raft by the Three Bridges in the Ljubljanica River r ...
Fans Explain Why They Like Harsh Noise
Yesterday a Reddit user posed a question that hit home for the EB editorial staff: How do fans of harsh noise appreciate such atrocious sounds? “I’v ...
The Trippiest Modular Synth Vines in Vineland
Popcorn10 posts and makes two types of Vine videos: disturbingly psychedelic clips of humanoid creatures soundtracked to off-the-wall electronics and ill modula ...
Zomby Reworks Wiley Into A Liquid Banger
In a so-called “meeting of maverick musical minds,” UK producer Zomby has reimagined London-based grime MC Wiley‘s “Step 20″ on an ...
Hear Duran Duran’s New Track With Kiesza
"Last Night in the City" features Canadian singer/songwriter Kiesza; listen to it in full here.
Majic House Don Jimmy Edgar Has A New EP Coming
Get ready for Jimmy Edgar's Ultramajic house vibes with his new "Shine" EP!
A Latex-Clad New Video From Zola Jesus
Beautifully desperate cut "Nail" find engulfed in a latex sensory deprivation bed—not for the claustrophobic.
Download An OG Witch House Mixtape
Born before a real template for witchy vibes was set, NIKE7UP offered up dark and twisted reconceptualizations of pop music. This mixtape is packed the the alte ...
Chvrches Frontwoman Speaks Out Against Sexist Trolling
This week has seen an avalanche of music-related outlets taking on the subject of sexism in the industry, including Pitchfork editor Jessica Hopper’s Twit ...
Kraftwerk Tease “3D Sound” Album
In conjunction with its recent tour, which included shows at London’s Tate Modern and the Sydney Opera House, pioneering German electronic unit Kraft ...
Alien Digital Art Meets Alien Music
Iranian producer Ash Koosha's "GUUD" is given liquid form courtesy of digital artist Hirad Sab, resulting in a beautiful and alien combination.
Win Tickets To Terry Riley’s 80th Birthday Celebration
Terry Riley is widely considered to be a godfather of American minimal music, and his loop-based compositions have influenced countless musicians. To celebrat ...
Aphex Twin Uploads More Unreleased Tracks to SoundCloud
Since around the time of Syro‘s release, the prolific Aphex Twin has been loading his SoundCloud with previously unheard material under the handle user1 ...
The Record Label Bringing Riot Grrrl Attitude To Electronic Music
Yesterday, EB published a conversation between female:pressure founder Electric Indigo and Umfang, a young New Yorker helping to take on sexism in the electroni ...
Boytronic, Liquid G and Shoc Corridor Re-issued On Vinyl
San Francisco imprint Dark Entries Records are dropping three rare reissues of German synthpop, Belgian industrial synthpunk, and UK immersive electronic weirdn ...
Berlin Community Radio Celebrates Its Second Birthday
Berlin Community Radio, an online station that hosts fresh transmissions in music, style and more, is approaching its second year in operation. To mark the occa ...
Julia Holter On Screaming In Music & Dante’s Inferno
Read this thoughtful piece on screaming as art and music, and stream beautiful new track "Sea Calls Me Home".
Aïsha Devi Readies Debut Album, Streams Track
Danse Noir’s Aïsha Devi has a debut album on the way, entitled Matter and Spirit. Inspired by the SHAPE artists conversations with her grandfather on ...
Hear Four Tet Remix CHVRCHES
Four Tet AKA Kieran Hebden has reworked a forthcoming track from Scottish electro-pop band CHVRCHES. His version of “Leave a Trace,” which foreshado ...
Jump on a Technicolor Hamster Wheel of Beat-Thuggery
Us millennials have been making beats on iPads since we fresh in the crib. Now you’re twelve years old and those swung 909s are getting a bit old hat. Y ...
3D-Printed Zoetropes Depict Natural Growth Algorithms
Algorithms and 3D printers combine, bringing us one step closer to Singularity.
Experimenting With Knitted MIDI Interfaces
Knit Rules Everything Around Me—this blanket knitted with conductive materials makes for a fun exercise in experimental materials.
A Mix Of Female-Fronted Minimal & Industrial
With cuts from post-Malaria project Matador, Kas Product, Pink Industry and more, this mix of no-longer forgotten classics is a reminder that women have been ki ...
This Kabbalistic Synth Runs On Macrocosmic Phenomenon
This unique synth operates using magnetic field of the Earth, cosmic rays and magnetic storms on Jupiter. If you ever need a dose of techno-magick, start here.
A 3-Hour Long Mixtape of Goth History
This incredible S13 mix blends deep cuts from goth, post-punk, EBM and deathrock—highly worth revisiting, or discovering for the first time.
How To Host A Rave Party
All the hot tips are here, including include 'Ask permission from your parents', 'No Katy Perry' and 'Basically be as obnoxious and generic as possible with you ...
Welcome To GeoCities Heaven
Functioning as a love letter to the early days of the Internet, the eponymous Cameron has created a feed-collage of various archived GeoCities pages.
This App Turns Your Music Library Into An Instrument Of Samples
This unique app is a generative audio mashup tool that allows you to remix your iTunes library as well as sounds sampled with your phone.
Detroit Embassy Tours Berlin to Discuss Abolishing Curfews
On Thursday a delegation from Detroit that included staff from the mayor’s office, the owner of one of the city’s most famous repurposed power plants and me ...
Listen to a Detroit Techno Megamix
This Detroit techno megamix of Chrissy Murderbot’s finest in a discontinued series of stellar themed sets that also cover digi-dancehall, rasta jungle, gh ...
Blade’s “Blood Rave” Scene To Be Recreated In Amsterdam
The promoters hope to use real blood—but will they play any Gatekeeper?
This Is The Best Song Of The Summer
Another summer banger—this is one of those songs that you're going to have a hard time listening to just once.
Massive Attack, Pussy Riot, Sleaford Mods & More To Play Banksy’s Nihilist Disneyland
The decayed attraction will feature artwork from The KLF’s Jimmy Cauty and Damien Hirstand a host of live acts including Sleaford Mods, Massive Attack, Savage ...
1994’s Techno-Themed Art
The excitement and magic of the swiftly-growing Berlin techno scene can be felt in this MTV video.
The Mini Record Player That Allowed Cars To Speak
Once upon a time, your car had what was basically a tiny little phonograph up in it.
A Modular Synthesizer Orgasm
Do you dream of wires? This setup is a fairly sponge-worthy music nerd dream.
Boiler Room Debuts Modeselektor’s 50WEAPONS Tributes
n honor of Modeselektor's 50WEAPONS label, which is ending, Boiler Room are launching a series of debuts starting on October 5th until the end of the year.
The Muppets Sing N.W.A.
Muppets With Attitude—let Kermit and Fozzie teach you to "Express Yourself"!
On The Couch With Jeff Mills
Jeff Mills is a busy man. Next month he will release the CD-DVD “Exhibitionist 2″, the sequel to his legendary 2004 dj-skills extravaganza via his o ...
Watch Peaches Wrestle with Kim Gordon in “Close Up”
Another taste from Peaches’ new album has arrived in the form of a funny video for the single “Close Up” The clip stars Peaches as a wrestler ...
Watch the Video to the First Single From the Upcoming New Order Album
We still have 5 weeks until the new New Order album Music Complete is released on September 25th . . . but the video to the first single has been released toda ...
We’re Already Excited for Brian Eno’s John Peel Lecture
Brian Eno will deliver the 2015 John Peel Lecture, the BBC’s “annual discussion on music and music-related media.” The series, which is named ...
Berlin’s Legendary Early 90s Rave Tekknozid Returns
Mark your calendars for October 10, the day one of Berlin’s first techno raves returns. Tekknozoid started back in 1990, when its main residents were Tani ...
Does This Wiki How-to on Rave Dancing Suggest Taking MDMA?
Is it just us, or does this wikiHow page on “How To Dance at a Rave” list taking MDMA as a fundamental tip to the craft? There are definitely some ...
This Video is the Perfect Vibe for Mørk’s Nu-Disco
Norwegian producer and member of the experimental music bastion SHAPE, Mørk, nailed the visual vibe of his sound in the clip for his single “Tour de Senj ...
Mykki Blanco Shares Bizarre Short Film “C-ORE”
Blanco's Dogfood Music Group is one of our most anticipated labels of the year. Watch a short film teasing the label and debut compilation, full of violent dyst ...
This DIY Linux Terminal Is Cyberpunk As Hell
This DIY guide is perfect if you love coding, Linux and dystopian futures where corporations hold sway over all. Spider Jerusalem glasses sold separately.
The Prodigy Want To Be Considered “British National Treasures”
The tek-punk antagonists make the case for their inclusion into British cultural history.
DJ Protests SoundCloud’s “Strikes” Policy With Reddit AMA
This morning, Berlin “internet genius and music pioneer” DJ Detweiler took to Reddit to announce that he was about to pull his remixes off SoundClo ...
Ladies Killin’ It: A Compilation of Underground Female Musicians
There's an enormous amount of underground artists who never get the coverage they deserve—particularly if they're women. That's why compilations like Ladies K ...
This App Makes GIFS React In Realtime To Your Music
This app by A/V software company Utami allows you to manipulate GIFs into responding to your music.
Social Philosophy Transformed Into Hardcore Punk
A collection of hardcore punk songs with lyrics taken from philosopher Theodor Adorno sounds a bit like Black Flag with Kim Gordon singing super dark lyrics. Ex ...
This Is What A “Real Life” 808 Looks Like
Watch artist Mortiz Simon Gesit’s creation, which uses real instruments triggered through Ableton to approximate one of the most important drum machines in th ...
Win Tickets To Native Instruments’ Stems Session
The Berlin-based company is hosting a session showcasing the new DJ/producer-friendly audio format on August 18 at local nightclub Prince Charles, and we're giv ...
Brian Eno’s List Of Books For The End of The World
Print off this Eno-curated list of books, stick it in your pocket, wait for the end of the world, then impress your terminally diseased friends with extracts fr ...
Harsh Noise Comics
Harsh Noise Wally is a tumblr with a simple conceit: Wally from beloved comic strip Dilbert loves HNW (harsh noise wall) music. It's great.
Musique Concrète Proves The World Is A Musical Instrument
Soundhunters is a new interactive media experience that shows the world as a musical instrument, sampling elements of natural sound and transforming it.
Follow The Journey Of A Radio Across Berlin
Deepblak Recordings label owner Aybee and photographer Marie Staggat have presented their first movie, The Gift, at Berlin’s Ohm club. It features cameos ...
Hear FKA Twigs’ New EP ‘M3LL155X’
The London performer has released a full stream of her hotly-anticipated follow-up to her massive LP1—stream it in full here.
A Depeche Mode Megamix For Romantics
Ditch work and listen to this megamix of Depeche Mode, the band basically everyone likes.
Listen to a Track by Micachu, Nozinja, Mumdance & Tirzah
Nozinja, whose debut album received a recommendation from Tuff Sherm/Dro Carey in the last issue of our magazine, recently collaborated in the Vinyl Factory stu ...
Legendary Nightclub Hacienda Given Nostalgic Documentary
The documentary "Do You Own The Dancefloor" is a fascinating look at both nostalgia for times past and a potentially foreboding look at what may be the future ...
A Creative Way to Synthesize & Render Sound Fields
Want a free and interesting way to transform audio? HoaLibrary allows you to render and synthesize sound in 2d and 3D with a selection of original processing fe ...
Strings Of Life Are Coming Home This Friday
This Friday, Derrick May will bring his genre-defining techno tracks back to Detroit in a special event featuring the Detroit Symphony Orchestra. In a piece for ...
A Neo-Tokyo Mix For Cyber-Dreamz
This mix of '80s and '90s cyberpop, ambient and electronic music is perfect for late-night rides through futuristic cityscapes.
This Unboxing Video Could Win You A Traktor D2 Controller
Who doesn't love ASMR unboxing videos? We hope you enjoy this one, complete with a bunch of ASMR cues such as 'a box' and 'opening a box'. What's inside, though ...
Frankie Knuckles’ Vinyl Archive To Be Housed In African American Arts Center
Frankie Knuckles will always be remembered as a Chicago legend. Now, his collection of vinyl is getting a new home in a unique repository for African American c ...
Live Stream Sziget Festival Sets From alt-J and More
Budapest’s summer music festival Sziget kicked off earlier this week and continues until August 17, and you can watch the whole thing unfold right here. P ...
This Piece On Disrupting White Supremacy Through Sound Is Essential Reading
The work of artists like Mykki Blanco, Serpentwithfeet, Angel-Ho and Chino Amobi is essential in raising visibility in African and Afrodiasporic as well as quee ...