Our festival in Budapest will kick off this evening at 17:00 CEST with a party on top of the city’s Gellért Hill.
This Thursday, September 19, Telekom Electronic Beats will return to Hungary for the latest edition of its much-loved festival in Budapest. As with previous editions—check out our reportage from last year’s festival—there’s a lot to do, so to help you, we’ve assembled this in-depth guide. No matter whether you’re into cutting-edge dance music, tasteful cinema, … Continued
The day’s talks will feature, among others, Tresor founder Dimitri Hegemann and Bassiani manager Naja Orashvili.
This year’s Lifestyle Market will feature clothing by local designers as well as a vinyl record selection representing over 40 different Hungarian record labels.
The first wave of artists has been announced for our festival in Budapest in September.
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Budapest’s techno scene has been thriving for years. But that being said, it seems like it’s really strong at the moment. Our colleagues at Electronic Beats Hungary recently sent us this incredible series of pictures taken by local photographer Ádám Csábi. The photos depict a new wave of club kids who’re injecting the city’s parties with … Continued
Truly one for the books.
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The second round of headliners has just been announced!
The Lifestyle Market at our festival in Budapest will host workshops, presentations, film screenings and vendors.
The festival will run from September 13 through 15.
We count down some of the talents contributing to a house and club music renaissance in the Hungarian capital.
The organizers of Budapest’s yearly UH Fest break down Hungary’s political situation and how it threatens music subcultures.
This year Hungary’s best, overlooked music festival confronted political issues threatening Budapest’s underground.
See photos from Gorillaz’s show in Budapest, Hungary.
All the info you need to know about Gorillaz’s album showcase performances.
Budapest – Várkert Bazár
From techno parties in decaying shopping centres to mental free jazz happenings, Budapest’s underground is enjoying a startling revival.
Kink lit up the Telekom Electronic Beats Festival in Budapest 2016. Make sure your dancing shoes are firmly fastened and get moving as the man of the hour shows us all why he has topped countless charts as the best electronic live act in the world.
Bat For Lashes Live in Budapest
From Floating Points to KiNK – this was amazing.
Here’s a full rundown of all the exciting things happening at Telekom Electronic Beats Festival Budapest.
Floating Points, Julio Bashmore, KiNK and more will play our bash in the Hungarian capital.
Celebrating unheralded talent from the Hungarian capital.
Amidst a backdrop of ruin pubs and tourist hijinks, Budapest’s nightlife is heating up. Get a feeling for the scene with this photo tour of where the action is.
Watch an up-and-coming multi-talented Hungarian producer and bandleader perform at last year’s EB Festival in Bucharest.
An organizer of two of Budapest’s best venues, Toldi and Lärm, talks about how they’ve improved the scene and made a “Berlin-style techno club” in Hungary.
Budapest’s biggest underground electronic music export, the cassette label and local crew Farbwechsel, hit the ground running in 2016 by releasing a compilation for free on its Bandcamp. Well Hidden is a solid showcase of the imprint’s roster with 13 contributions from returning artists like former EB Radio contributors S. Olbricht and Route 8 as well … Continued
EB Festival Budapest was a major blast. Check out photos for a taste of what went down in the Hungarian capitol.
The rumors are true: Budapest is experiencing a musical renaissance. Here are over 20 musicians contributing to it.
Paul Oomen’s immersive 4DSOUND system is being given a permanent home. The newly inaugurated Institute of Spatial Sound is described as “a new global center for research and development in the field of spatial sound and immersive sonic environments” that features a fully omnidirectional 60.12 sound system spanning four floors. The Institute will provide a staging ground for … Continued
The Ultrahang festival is similar to festivals like Unsound and CTM, but deeper underground. We review Hungary’s hidden gem of experimental music.
Here are eight reasons why you should go to the CTM-affiliated UH Festival, which takes over Budapest next week with many compelling avant-garde musicians.
Our extended program for EBF Budapest 2015 includes 40+ events: late-night shopping, innovative installations, compelling panels, concerts, and much more.
The lineup for our two-day Electronic Beats Festival in Budapest is in! Check out who will perform at four events in Hungary this fall.
The Hivern Discs boss bangs out some jams at the 2013 EB Festival in Budapest.
Watch JAMES HOLDEN perform “Blackpool Late 80s”, “The Caterpillar’s Intervention” and “Renata” live and in 1080p HD video at Electronic Beats Festival in Budapest (31 October 2014)
We’ve got the inside scoop on EB’s Budapest bash featuring James Blake, James Holden, and more.
Enter here to win tickets to the EB Festival in Budapest and plan your getaway with the help of NVC, who made a guide to Hungary’s best clubs.
Our October 31 gig starring James Blake, James Holden, Zoot Woman, and Joy Wellboy has reached capacity.
Electronic Beats Festival returns to Hungary’s capital city in October with James Blake, Joy Wellboy, Zoot Woman—and now James Holden. Get your tickets now.
Electronic Beats Festival returns to Hungary’s capital city in October with James Blake, Joy Wellboy and Zoot Woman. Get your tickets now.
Watch CHARLI XCX perform “Super Love”, “Stay Away” and “Grins” live and in 1080p HD video at Electronic Beats Festival in Budapest (25 October 2013) — TWITTER hashtag is #ebf13
Watch JOHN TALABOT backed up by Pional perform “Depak Ine”, “El Oeste” and “Lover’s Tradition” live and in 1080p HD video at Electronic Beats Festival in Budapest (25 October 2013) — TWITTER hashtag is #ebfest13
Watch Washed Out perform “Hold Out”, “Feel It All Around” and “Eyes To Be Closed” live and in 1080p HD video at Electronic Beats Festival in Budapest (25 October 2013) — TWITTER hashtag is #ebf13
Watch NÔZE perform “You Have To Dance” and “Dring Dring” live and in 1080p HD video at Electronic Beats Festival in Budapest (25 October 2013) — TWITTER hashtag is #ebf13
Last night Electronic Beats set up in Budapest for its second date of the fall festival season. Daniel Jones and Louise Brailey report from the front row.
Join us in the beautiful Hungarian capital for a night of beautiful music featuring Washed Out, Charli XCX, John Talabot and… well, click here for more details!
View some selected exhibition images from the second Depeche Mode Fan Exhibition in Budapest, opening May 11th.
Nowhere is the contrast between the progressive drive of Hungary’s creative class and the current government’s reactionary politics more visible than in the capital Budapest. This is the final part of a six-part series where we meet protagonists from the city’s art, music and cultural scenes who remain optimistic about their futures amidst the crisis.
Nowhere is the contrast between the progressive drive of Hungary’s creative class and the current government’s reactionary politics more visible than in the capital Budapest. This is the fifth of a six-part series where we meet protagonists from the city’s art, music and cultural scenes who remain optimistic about their futures amidst the crisis.
Nowhere is the contrast between the progressive drive of Hungary’s creative class and the current government’s reactionary politics more visible than in the capital Budapest. This is the fourth of a six-part series where we meet protagonists from the city’s art, music and cultural scenes who remain optimistic about their futures amidst the crisis.
Nowhere is the contrast between the progressive drive of Hungary’s creative class and the current government’s reactionary politics more visible than in the capital Budapest. This is the third of a six-part series where we meet protagonists from the city’s art, music and cultural scenes who remain optimistic about their futures amidst the crisis.
Nowhere is the contrast between the progressive drive of Hungary’s creative class and the current government’s reactionary politics more visible than in the capital Budapest. This is the second of a six-part series where we meet protagonists from the city’s art, music and cultural scenes who remain optimistic about their futures amidst the crisis.
Nowhere is the contrast between the progressive drive of Hungary’s creative class and the current government’s reactionary politics more visible than in the capital Budapest. This is the first of a six-part series where we meet protagonists from the city’s art, music and cultural scenes who remain optimistic about their futures amidst the crisis.
Watch NICOLAS JAAR & BAND perform “Time For Us” and “Space is Only Noise If You Can See” live and in 1080p HD video at Electronic Beats Festival Budapest (13 September 2012)
Watch supergroup MOSTLY ROBOT (Jeremy Ellis, Jamie Lidell, Tim Exile, Mr. Jimmy, DJ Shiftee & Pfadfinderei) perform ‘Lil Bit More’, ‘Nothing’ & ‘All On’ live and in 1080p HD video at Electronic Beats Festival Budapest (13 September 2012) — TWITTER hashtag is #ebfest12
Watch Berlin-based duo MODESELEKTOR perform ‘Pretentious Friends’, ‘Dirty Snowball’ & ‘Let Your Love Grow’ live and in 1080p HD video at Electronic Beats Festival Budapest (13 September 2012) — TWITTER hashtag is #ebfest12
Yesterday night the Electronic Beats Festival blossomed in Budapest. Hungary’s capital is divided by the Danube river into two parts: Buda and Pest. Over in Buda, cultural complex Millenaris hosts a crowd of 1200 young and chatty people, waiting anxiously for the bands—who started on time at 9 pm.
Modeselektor, Nicolas Jaar, Junior Boys, Mostly Robot, and Volkova Sisters are in—but what about you? Win festival tickets in here!
A few weeks ago, we dropped the first bit of news about the Electronic Beats Fall festival season, which has already kicked off with our showcase at Poland’s OFF Festival. Our time in Poland was filled with fantastic shows and good times, and we’re looking forward to spreading that love in other cities very soon. … Continued
Beside his high profile activities as a multitasking DJ, promoter, journalist and creative mind Krisztián Forrai still finds time to be a scene activist.
Krisztián Kovács (Sanfranciscobeat andIstván Juhancsik(Six) are an organic part of Hungarian nightlife. Having worked in the local EDM scene for more than fifteen years, their documentary Night Shift makes a challenging effort to encapsulate the current zeitgeist of Budapest’s vibrating nightlife. Directed, shot, edited and produced entirely by the duo, the project goes behind the … Continued
Nika Roza Danilova, aka Zola Jesus was one of our favorite artists last year. Her experimental, ice-cold dark-pop is something we can’t get enough of. After her 2009 debut The Spoils she got wider recognition with the Stridulum EP followed by her successful sophomore LP Stridulum II in 2010 and her most recent effort Conatus … Continued
After a completely sold out Electronic Beats Festival in Budapest, the party went on with another sold out gig, a friendly VS match of Ellen Allien (BPitch Control) and James Holden (Border Community) and their six hour-long DJ battle turned out to be a killer dance craziness. Photo: Bertalan Soós Warming up the crowd in … Continued
Recently, fashion videos have proven to be usefull as viral tools for brands. However the form can also be a creative expression for the artist. Hungarian Fashion Video Festival aims to explore the connections between fashion and digital media to induce creative forces and start conversations. Gaining widespread attention from the mainstream media in Hungary … Continued
Even though the Electronic Beats Festival is soon heading to Zagreb and Warsaw, we are still amazed by the sold out event in Hungary’s capital at the end of October. So we got our hands on some albums, exclusively signed by the respective artists – FM Belfast, Apparat Band, Buraka Som Sistema and Does It … Continued
A chilly autumnal evening in the centre of Budapest was the setting for the latest Electronic Beats festival, and a packed concert hall at Millenaris was as the ideal location for this international meeting of established and breaking talent from around Europe. As the hall began to fill there was a distinctive buzz ,as many … Continued
The Electronic Beats live music machine will be rolling into Budapest this October with an all star line up of cutting edge musical talent. For the second time we will be welcoming Apparat and his band to the stage for some more magical future-pop. Apparat will be joined by kuduro rhythm masters Buraka Som Sistema … Continued
The highly anticipated launch party of Electronic Beats in Hungary was a huge success! Full house, stage diving, weird costumes and craziness! Before the doors even opened up at 9PM, around 50 people were queueing in front of hip party venue Merlin of Budapest downtown. As the main attraction of the night, crazy Bonaparte showed … Continued
We are very much forward looking to the latest addition to an already fantastic Electronic Beats Festival-May. Not only will Cologne, Berlin and Prague see great live acts and big nights but Budapest is now a part of the Electronic Beats spring initiative. Check the lineup below and head to Budapest if you can! Electronic … Continued
It’s no secret that many of TEB’s favorite artists have talents far beyond making beats. Folks like Yu Su and DJ Tennis whip up exquisite home-cooked meals, Manuka Honey is an avid tarot card reader and astrologer, and British DJs anu and Danielle are illustrators. For Jacob Martin AKA Hodge, it’s all about gardening. Sit … Continued
Boiler Room x Telekom Electronic Beats stopped by Budapest’s infamous Akvárium club with lo-fi originator & internationally renowned DJ Seinfeld, UK producer & selector Willow, household Dutch name & globetrotting DJ Tom Trago, chief hybrid dance music engineer Minor Science and Budapest’s rising leftfield & avant-garde talent NYXA.
Due to Coronavirus, Boiler Room x Telekom Electronic Beats events in Cologne and Prague will be postponed until July. Stay tuned for more updates. Two key amplifiers in the electronic music scene are teaming up in 2020 to celebrate some major milestones: Telekom Electronic Beats will be celebrating its 20th anniversary, and Boiler Room, its … Continued
The ecclectic mix features unreleased material from Micay’s new labels, Original Schvitz and Eternal Schvitz.
The Telekom Electronic Beats City Guide is a new service that shows you the best places to check out, and why, in some of the most interesting cities in Europe.
It’s officially summer, and the 2019 European festival season is already under way. There are a lot of great choices out there, and, as usual, we’ve put together this guide to our essential destinations for the discerning techno festival goer. June 13 – June 16: Telekom Electronic Beats Festival Bucharest Location: Bucharest, Romania Lineup includes: … Continued
“Mulholland” is available on vinyl on May 10.
The song is the first single from Tommy Four Seven’s forthcoming 10-track LP, ‘Veer’.
The Permanent Vacation boss serves up 80-minutes of “neo-proto-house”.
“Wealth” crosses Berlin techno with South London bass.
Experimental and DIY undergrounds collide in this unique concert series running across four days in Berlin.
Be a part of Innervisions’ history.
Welcome to the Boobah Zone.
Just remember to bring your own techno.
There’s a movement towards vibrant experimentalism taking place in the country’s capital.
The Belgian festival will also feature headline performances from Shackleton, Cabaret Voltaire and Ben UFO.
From Lente Kabinet in Amsterdam to EXIT Festival in Serbia, these are the upcoming summer outings not to miss.
The latest episode of Lucia Udvardyova’s Easterndaze podcast looks at an intriguing new compilation.
Profits from the 25-track compilation will go to the organization Help Refugees.
Charlotte de Witte, Borusiade and Mama Snake are among the rising talent we’re watching this year.
From rare techno b-sides to electroclash anthems, these are some of the tracks hidden inside Hamburg duo Extrawelt’s record bags.
Poland’s underground music scene is currently one of Europe’s best. This mix celebrates the artists and labels making it happen.
This intrepid audio diary guides you through the thrilling sounds of Ukraine’s experimental electronic scene.
This vibey experimental compilation includes Jaar’s favorite cuts from Nick Drake, Ryoji Ikeda, Actress and more.
The much-hyped Smolna will host Abdulla Rashim, Octo Octa, Actress and more.
See photos from the best clubs and bars in Belgium’s capital city.
The Czech underground has been slowly carving out a radically distinctive sound.
‘Tis the season for experimental festivals. Our interactive map of fall music events will help you plan your next few months.
A Georgian ambient producer sheds light on the artists making his hometown a hub for electronic music.
We’ve gathered Poland’s most exciting music festivals so you can plan the rest of your summer.
Discover the best ruin pubs, art galleries and more in this often overlooked Hungarian city.
Relive the magic of the night and discover the tech behind the band’s first ever 360 video live stream
See photos from the last leg of Gorillaz’s album showcase series.
We have a few tickets left at the door. First come, first served!
See photos from Gorillaz’s first-ever concert in Katowice, Poland.
Telekom Electronic Beats is presenting a series of Gorillaz album showcase performances.
Gorillaz will play a show in Cologne. Watch it here on June 20!
Murdoc, 2D, Noodle and Russel are hitting the road.
Start planning your summer calendar early with a guide to what’s on offer.
Get closer to Gorillaz than ever before by watching the whole video of our live Q&A!
The Lenz is an augmented reality app that unlocks a new dimension in music.
‘The Night Land’ drops on March 3.
Moscow nightlife institution Arma17 faces challenges opening a new space. Here, Georgian/Russian DJ Julia Govor describes why it’s needed now more than ever.
Don’t touch that dial!
From Warsaw to Kiev, we’ve compiled our recommendations for the 24 best clubs and events making the “New East” the most exciting place to party.
A family-oriented team tells their story of blending jazz, bands and DJs like Floating Points and Moodymann into the formula of what makes a perfect club night.
Bucharest isn’t the only city in Romania that loves to party. Check out Cluj-Napoca’s minimal techno scene and beyond with photos from 7 local venues.
After they announced their new album Spirit today, Depeche Mode has now also announced the dates for their 2017 world tour.
The IDM heavyweights have three of their touchstone records reissued in the lead-up to a huge European tour.
The next Telekom Electronic Beats Festival will be in Budapest this November.
The Berlin-based singer-songwriter sensation is touring with a choir—here’s where you can see her.
A new version of James Blake’s “Timeless” has surfaced with guest vocals from American rapper Vince Staples.
‘Tis the season for the year’s most exciting festivals. From ADE to Unsound and beyond, our handy map will help you sort through the options.
Four innovative Bristolian musicians lead us through an entertaining and schizophrenic b2b DJ set on an imaginary cruise ship. And they troll Squarepusher.
James Blake and his cohorts behind the party-turned-label 1-800-Dinosaur have announced the details of the imprint’s next release: a two-track EP credited to grime MC Trim. “RPG” features production by Blake himself, who previously worked on the vocalist’s tracks under the Harmonimix alias, and the record’s other side incorporates an instrumental created by likeminded bass … Continued
The enigmatic modular wizard that is James Holden shows us how it’s done with this EB.tv Live Classic performance of “Renata” from the Electronic Beats Festival in Budapest 2014.
The Romanian DJ and Cómeme affiliate shows us how she crafted a darkly cinematic opening set in Milan.
As you’ve probably heard by now, Gernot Bronsert and Sebastian Szary (AKA Modeselektor) are closing down their storied 50Weapons label at the end of this year. Over Christmas, the Berlin-based duo delivered a farewell mix for Solid Steel Radio which covers a lot of musical ground, from evocative ambient to deep-sea dub techno, rowdy breakbeats and a bunch of … Continued
Cassettes will forever remain niche, but 2015 saw a flurry of quality releases that asserted why you can’t afford to ignore tape labels.
Post-pop-punk godfathers The Cure have announced their first major tour of Europe since 2008, covering 17 countries, in 30 shows. The band has been extremely active around the European festival circuit in recent years, but now the time has come for an extended solo tour that promises to explore 37 years of Cure songs, mixing hits, rarities, favorites and … Continued
R&S hard techno mainstay, Slices star and Prodigy remixer Paula Temple has turned in an unheard alternate version of “Pilgrim,” a song from the latest album by Fin Greenall’s longtime Ninja Tune outfit Fink. “Pilgrim (Paula Temple Vocal Remix)” revolves around a slow-moving beat that’s shrouded in ominous gliding sounds and whispering percussive noises, and it’ll be available … Continued
Radical classical music has never been more vital and influences everything from techno to metal and “adventurous” music festivals.
Unsound is Europe’s premier “adventurous” music festival, but what does it mean for festivals and music when people lose sight of the adventure?
Listen back to set highlights from Hudson Mohawke, Nipple’s Delight, Totally Enormous Extinct Dinosaurs and Jay Ronin at EB’s latest weekender.
SHAPE platform ambassadors SILF (Synths I’d Like to F*ck) have gotten visual treatment by Adél Koleszár, Éva Szombat and Máté Fillér for “Damn Bwoy,” a track off their forthcoming EP. The soap-opera themed video reportedly “tells parallel love stories. Alejandro (Alpár), the gardener, and Esteban (S Olbricht), the stableman, seduce all the unhappy women (synthesizers). After … Continued
Our extended program for EBF Romania 2015 includes late-night shopping, innovative installations, compelling panels, concerts and much more.
Mount Kimbie were joined by James Blake as they kicked off their monthlong NTS residency yesterday afternoon, creating a prime opportunity for the duo to air an unreleased 2009 collaboration with Blake. Stream the untitled track here, and tune into NTS for Mount Kimbie’s upcoming Tuesday shows, which will feature Connan Mockasin, King Krule, Micachu, Midland, … Continued
Erased Tapes has uploaded new video from an off-the-cuff evening improv session between pianist Nils Frahm and Icelandic minimalist composer Ólafur Arnalds. The two artists reportedly met up at Frahm’s Durton Studio in Berlin on July 28, and invited cameraman Alexander Schneider along to document the process. “Instead of ending the session after the first take,” the pair explain, “we … Continued
Autumn is high season for adventurous music and art festivals like Unsound and CTM. Here are the 10 of the most exciting offerings in Europe.
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. Peruse today’s lineup below. The stream continues throughout the week with appearances from the likes of alt-J, Infected Mushroom, Interpol and more. August 12-13: 14:10 – Infected Mushroom 16:00 – Gogol … Continued
Autumn is the busiest season for experimental music fans, as there’s an onslaught of festivals and events between September and November, including Unsound in Krakow, Skaņu Mežs in Riga and Budapest’s UH. Clearly, the members of SHAPE, a program affiliated with the avant-garde festival network ICAS, will be very busy in the coming months, and they’ve … Continued
Barcelona favorite and Hivern Discs label boss John Talabot has treated “Loud Places,” a track off Jamie xx’s debut album In Colour, to a remix. Stream his “Loud Synths Reconstruction” to the right before the 12″ version drops via Young Turks. (via FACT)
EB City Festival brings 48 hours of multi-venue, multi-genre musicians and DJs to Bucharest, Zagreb, Podgorica and Budapest!
Sacred Bones band Moon Duo launches its European tour with a premiere of the video for “Slow Down Low.”
This April, Lorenzo Senni, Low Jack, and other artists from the new SHAPE program will inaugurate the ICAS Festival, a Dresden event akin to CTM and Unsound.
Before we arrive in Prague for the EB Festival, we asked a local to recommend 10 restaurants, bars, clubs, galleries, and more. Win tickets inside.
We asked a Warsaw local to compile a guide to the city’s local scene before we land there for the EB Festival this weekend. Oh, and you can win tickets here.
We asked Leipzig’s Moon Harbour label to compile a guide to the city’s local music and art scene, and we’re giving away free tickets to our festival there.
Check out the first impressions from EB’s Zagreb festival featuring Patrick Wolf, Erlend Øye, Den Sorte Skole and Eyedress.
A local Croatian crew gave us the low-down on the best hangouts in the capital city. Oh, and we’re giving away tickets to the EB festival in Zagreb.
Hear the latest 10″ from Lobster Theremin, which comes from Budapest-based analog producer and Opal Tapes alumnus, S Olbricht.
Caribou mastermind Dan Snaith talks about his favorite Sun Ra records and why countless contemporary artists cite the jazz legend as an influence.
Will the Depeche Mode stans come out to the polls again?
Vote for who did it better: Nicolas Jaar and his band, or Conatus-era Zola Jesus.
Breaking news: this fall, Electronic Beats Festival will be coming to Vienna, Podgorica, Budapest, Zagreb and Leipzig. Find out more here.
Lucia Udvardyova tracks the movements in and from the best of the Central and Eastern European sonic underground. This month explores the sounds of Lutto Lento, Piotr Kurek and Bratislava’s Triple Sun label.
Lucia Udvardyova tracks the movements in and from the best of the Central and Eastern European sonic underground. This month: remembering Věra Chytilová and new music from mysterious Slovak producer BDY, Alley Catss and S Olbricht.
EB returns again to Poland’s capital city with fantastic musical guests—the full details are inside, so come in and get excited!
In her monthly report, Lucia Udvardyova tracks the movements in and from the best of the Central and Eastern European sonic underground, distilling the best of her Easterndaze blog.
Where did you travel this year to see your favorite artists all in one place? Our readers tell all!
Where do you spend your weekends? Our readers weigh in on their favorite nightlife spots of 2013.
Prior to his set at Electronic Beats’ Budapest festival, Louise Brailey spoke to doyen of emotive house music and Hivern Discs’ proprietor John Talabot.
This year marks Oliver Huntemann’s Ideal Audio label clocking up its fifth year in the business and to celebrate, the label have released a two-disc compilation. Be the first to hear disc one Future exclusively on EB, featuring Extrawelt, Avatism & Jeremy P. Caulfield and André Winter.
The Canadian band’s fourth album luxuriates in baroque pop-rock. Electronic Beats’ online contributing editor and the chief conductor of London’s Sinfonia ViVA—who has also collaborated with groups like Gorillaz, These New Puritans, and Mouse On Mars—contemplate it together.
Each month, Lucia Udvardyova tracks the movements of the best of the Central and Eastern European sonic underground. This instalment features Alpár, Nava Spatiala, .soundscapes and Daniel Kordík.
With her new album ‘True Romance’ receiving loads of positive press, the 21 year-old Londoner is primed to go from Internet sensation to radio darling any day now. Daniel Jones caught up with her at EB Festival Budapest to find out more.
Want to know what’s been going into the ears of EBHQ? Here’s this week’s office listening featuring Contact Lens, Pional, DJ Nigga Fox and… Mariah Carey?
In our new regular feature, we ask artists to delve deep into their memory banks to surface with some of the tracks that have defined their lives. For the inaugural edition, we speak with the French electro-swing duo Nôze.
John Talabot’s debut fin was a muggy, sun-bleached affair which became the critics’ favorite in 2012. However his latest contribution to longstanding mix series DJ-Kicks suggests the weather may be about to break, says Lauren Martin.
Each month, Lucia Udvardyova tracks the movements of the best of the Central and Eastern European sonic underground. With Imre Kiss, Somnoroase Pasarele and Hypnosaurus.
EB Festival regulars When Saints Go Machine have roped in Close for the remix of “Mannequin” and announced a string of live dates. Be the first to get clued in here.
Each month, Lucia Udvardyova tracks the movements of the best of the Central and Eastern European sonic underground. With Lutton Lento, Miron Ghiou & more.
Watch a special YouTube playlist featuring our favorite Moderat moments taken from the EB vaults, including a Slices feature from 2010 and Modeselektor live in Budapest from 2012. Everything in Moderat-ion.
In her monthly report, Lucia Udvardyova tracks the movements in and from the best of the Central and Eastern European sonic underground. Featuring S Olbricht, Lightning Glove and a new mixtape by the Signals of Arkaim label recontextualising the claustrophobic productions of the Brno Czechoslovak TV studio.
EB’s Fall Festivals return to Montenegro, Hungary, Croatia, and Austria for another bounty of great live shows, and for the first time ever Dresden as well!
The largest and most comprehensive fan exhibition on Depeche Mode has now opened its doors. Find out what you can expect within.
In her monthly report, Lucia Udvardyova tracks the movements in and from the best of the Central and Eastern European sonic underground.
The Berlin edition is the largest and most comprehensive DM fan exhibition ever, and it opens on Friday, June 7th. View a gallery from it as it’s installed.
With a beautiful private resort, organized activities, sunset partyboats, day stages and label showcases, Pratersauna’s first Lighthouse Festival has presented a new way of experiencing a relaxed music vacation, setting the bar high for everyone else at the same time. Iva Vukšić reports from the Croatian peninsula Lanterna.
We take an exclusive look inside the covers of the new Depeche Mode monograph “Depeche Mode: Monument” by Sascha Lange and Dennis Burmeister.
View some selected exhibition images from the first Depeche Mode Fan Exhibition in Zagreb, opening May 9th.
In her monthly report, Lucia Udvardyova tracks the movements in and from the best of the Central and Eastern European sonic underground.
We speak with the über-collector of Depeche Mode memorabilia whose collection contains over 10,000 pieces and makes up the majority of our DM Fan Exhibition.
You can win free tickets to our festival in Poznań, Poland on April 26th with Dizzee Rascal, Modeselektor, A-Trak, and Hundreds.
The Mute Records-signed duo of Carsten Nicolai and Olaf Bender (two of the three Raster-Noton founders) have been announced as support for select European dates of Depeche Mode’s stadium tour.