We’re giving away five pairs of tickets to what promises to be one of the standout performances from this year’s edition of Amsterdam Dance Event.
The first wave of artists has been announced for our festival in Budapest in September.
The German duo delivered a set to remember with guest appearances from Catnapp and Flohio.
The video follows the exploits of Berlin’s 1UP crew as they try to tag Bangkok’s famous abandoned “Ghost Tower”.
Erneut kreuzen sich die Wege von Modeselektor und Telekom Electronic Beats – Gernot und Szary aka Modeselektor veröffentlichen am 22. Februar endlich ihr lang ersehntes Album Who Else, über das sie im Telekom Electronic Beats Podcast mit Host Gesine Kühne sprechen. Sie erzählen, wodurch sie inspiriert werden, welchen Anspruch sie an sich und ihre Musik … Continued
Our newest podcasts feature some of the most acclaimed musicians of their generation.
The tour is in support of Modeselektor’s forthcoming LP, ‘Who Else’, which will be released on February 22.
“Wealth” crosses Berlin techno with South London bass.
You can also hear Marcel Dettmann remixing Lory D, taken from a new 12″ the label will release next week.
We’re bringing the Berlin duo to Klub Neu, and you’re invited!
‘Modeselektion Vol. 04’ will be released on June 1.
Party with us in Bucharest to celebrate the launch of our Romanian program.
Get ready for a party.
‘We Are Modeselektor’ is now available to stream in full.
The connection between Berlin stalwarts Modeselektor and Telekom Electronic Beats TV goes way back, though the most important collaboration to date was the acclaimed 2013 ‘WE ARE MODESELEKTOR!’ documentary. Until now only available on DVD and Blu-Ray, it can now be watched online exclusively on our channel.
Ten tracks from the weird musical universe of Modeselektor.
Modeseleketor, Ellen Allien, Sasha, Goldie and Head High go back to rave in this insane ’90s mix.
One-third of the Apparat x Modeselektor supergroup talks about how the new Moderat album, ‘III’, is different from its predecessors and the “modular hype.”
The Infinite Machine label has released a collaborative cut from Modeselektor and up-and-coming producer Born In Flamez. “TBF” is an improvisation that reportedly unfolded by chance, in a dark corner, in a kitchen surrounded by East German architecture—and that’s exactly what the track sounds like. Head over to XLR8R and have a listen. Meanwhile we’re … Continued
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
Get your hands dirty with the new Slices series “72 Hours On Tour With…” on Electronic Beats TV. This series does what it says on the tin: we get the intimate stories and behind the scenes action whilst on the road with some of electronic music’s finest. When Monkeytown kingpins Modeselektor teamed up with their … Continued
Modeselektor is calling time on its 50Weapons label, and to commemorate a decade in operation, its members—Gernot Bronsert and Sebastian Szary—have assembled a 45-minute session for Boiler Room. “In the techno scene, especially in the ’90s, a really good track was known as a “Brett“ (editor’s note: a “plank”),” they explain. “We also used to … Continued
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.
EB.TV #56.2 – 24.04.15
EB TV presents the first installment of Backstage Tristesse starring Modeselektor’s Sebastian Szary.
EB.TV #56 – 21.04.15
We enlisted underground titans Scuba, Zola Jesus, Modeselektor, and Leisure System to opine on Björk’s latest oeuvre.
Will electronic pop legends the Pet Shop Boys dominate contemporary German champions Modeselektor in the first battle of round two? You decide.
We want you to find the greatest EB live video of all time. In this battle, the post-dustep crown prince goes up against the bass-loving Berliners. Who will win? It’s up to you.
Electronic Beats by Telekom presents We Are Modeselektor
Watch MODESELEKTOR perform “German Clap” and “Berlin” live and in 1080p HD video at Electronic Beats Festival in Poznań (26 April 2013) — TWITTER hashtag is #ebf13
You can win free tickets to our festival in Poznań, Poland on April 26th with Dizzee Rascal, Modeselektor, A-Trak, and Hundreds.
We speak to the filmmakers behind the Slices DVD and the new Modeselektor documentary.
Enter our giveaway for a chance to win tickets to the world premiere of the new Modeselektor documentary We Are Modeselektor in Berlin.
Electronic Beats by Telekom is proud to present We Are Modeselektor, a documentary film by Romi
Electronic Beats by Telekom presents
On April 26th, we are bringing Modeselektor, A-Trak and Hundreds to our 2013 festival in Poznań, Poland. Stay tuned for another announcement about the special guest!
Like wordsmith H.P. Baxxter, Modeselektor also have a special place in their hearts for challenging lyrics, as shown on “Shipwreck” from last year’s Monkeytown. The song was co-written and sung by Radiohead frontman Thom Yorke, himself no stranger to crypticness.
Modeselektor’s Sebastian Szary narrowly escaped death recently after dancing on top of what he thought was a spotlight during a performance in Austria. It turned out to be a massive flamethrower.
Modeselektor’s Gernot Bronsert and Sebastian Szary share H.P. Baxxter’s love of the Roland Space Echo, as they recently discovered in conversation with the peroxide frontman in Hamburg. Read Part One today!
Watch live videos and features of Modeselektor, Apparat and Moderat.
Watch MODESELEKTOR perform “Black Block” and “Evil Twin” live and in 1080p HD video at Electronic Beats Festival Zagreb (26 October 2012) — TWITTER hashtag is #ebfest12
Electronic Beats Festival Zagreb goes off tomorrow—we hope you have your tickets already, because they’re going fast! Of course, with this lineup it’s no wonder. BPitch Control‘s Dillon is a hell of a performer (and, in a pinch, a good improvisationalist) and we’re very much looking forward to seeing the EB Magazine covergirl open the festivities. … Continued
It seems like we only just wrote the announcement for the 2012 edition of Electronic Beats Festival Zagreb; yet it’s already almost here. On October 26th, we’re bringing you a selection of sounds to make your feet (and hearts) move.
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
Busy days for Modeselektor: besides being on tour with their Monkeytown album and preparing the release of their second Modeselektion compilation, they’ve just been honoured with the critic’s award during Echo 2012. And now there’s even more news regarding their summer plans, since Modeselektor just announced the billing for their upcoming Melt!Selektor stage at this … Continued
Modeselektor are back with another crazy new video for their track ‘Berlin’. Taken from their latest album Monkeytown, the video for ‘Berlin’ is an animated affair with a huge primate swallowing up Gernot and Szary and exploring a cardboard cut-out of the German capital. Check it out below.
The second video from irrepressible EB favourites Modeselektor has arrived! ‘Evil Twin’ features the vocal talents of American electro legend Otto von Schirach and the video is, well pretty mad. You’ve just got to take a look. It involves monkeys, fighting, body suits and a computer based alternative reality. What’s not to like?! Just dont … Continued
Mixes…you gotta love ’em. It’s always great to listen to your favorite artists without having to leave your beloved couch. We’re fans of both music and couches here at Electronic Beats, which is why we’re very proud of our huge EB Radio archive. During the past years, a vast number of DJ mixes made it … Continued
‘Shipwreck Ft. Thom Yorke‘ from Modeselektor’s latest album Monkeytown was the result of a one day studio session at Modeselektor’s bass-HQ in Berlin. One of the most striking songs on the album, the track now has a stunning video created by Tony T. Datis. Drawing inspiration from his own interpretation of the music – Datis … Continued
This is a pretty monkey-heavy week: Modeselektor took over www.electronicbeats.net on tuesday, we had our ‘little’ office party & live stream with the Monkeytown crew and tonight Gernot Bronsert and Sebastian Szary will be spinning records for Electronic Beats again – during the Electronic Beats Radio Sessions on Berlin’s radio station FluxFM. Make sure to … Continued
So, let’s talk last night: We had the Modeselektor takeover of Electronicbeats.net all day with Gernot and Szary sharing their current musical favourites and artists, the best ‘Ost’ dishes, their mastering studio, the greatest music videos and the alphabet according to Modeselektor. The office day finally culminated into a 150 minute guerilla office party action: … Continued
Listening to electronic music on an incredible sound system in the right atmosphere can be a near religious experience. Watching a DJ spin records or work a laptop, however, can get boring quick. The Berlin-based electronic duo Modeselektor are an exception to the rule. Since 2002, Gernot Bronsert and Sebastian Szary have been creating bleeding … Continued
Brown shoes and jumpsuits and caffeine – these are a few of Modeselektor‘s favorite things! The two German boys may be famed worldwide for their music, but they’re just people like you and I, and they like all kinds of stuff! Here six of those things; let’s find out a bit about them together! 1. … Continued
Yeahhhhh so Modeselektor have taken charge of EB and are filling the site with their own specially selected content. As well as being label honchos and producers extraordinaire, they are also damn fine DJ’s. Take a look below and listen to the tunes of the duo’s latest DJ charts featuring Blawan, Shed and Zomby. #1 … Continued
A ritzy, glitzy baggy trip of grainy VHS and MTV Dance classics from Modeselektor who are our guest editors on the EB website today. Heavy on the piano rolls and pop-hop posturing their selection is a populist one that takes in backwards-clothes-wearing duo Kriss Kross, Tone Loc, Snap and a dose of Hercules & Love … Continued
Today the Electronic Beats team will be infiltrated by our favourite rabble rousing bass duo; Modeselektor. Gernot and Szary are going to be running the good ship Electronic Beats Online the whole day long and choosing all of our content and features. Expect insights from the artists on their Monkeytown and 50 Weapons roster and … Continued
On Tuesday the 4th of October the Electronic Beats team will be infiltrated by our favourite rabble rousing bass duo; Modeselektor. Gernot and Szary are going to be running the good ship Electronic Beats Online the whole day long and choosing all of our content and features. Expect insights from the artists on their Monkeytown … Continued
Gernot Bronsert and Sebastian Szary are busy as bees these days. Not only are they putting out Anstam on their own record label 50 Weapons / Monkeytown, but they are also promoting their new Modeselektor album. Besides a massive world tour they just announced that they finished an ‘Essential Mix’ for BBC Radio 1 – … Continued
Not long to go until Monkeytown, the much awaited new album from Modeselektor arrives, and one of the worst kept secrets about the release is that Radiohead front-man Thom Yorke is going to be making a guest appearance. A long time fan of the German duo, Yorke has been making overtures towards the speaker bothering … Continued
Details of Monkeytown the upcoming full-length album from Berlin’s own Modeselektor have finally arrived. Although the duo’s third album isn’t out until September, their blog has been very particular about how much information they want to leak. Up until now the only information has been rumour and hearsay, but Electronic Beats can now confirm what’s … Continued
Modeselektor, our favourite speaker bothering sonic hooligans are to release their third full length album later this year called Monkeytown – also the name of their record label. With guest spots from Radiohead’s Thom Yorke, Miss Platinum and members of PVT, the album will “most likely” have ten tracks on it according to the Modeselektor … Continued
On May 19 Cologne will be hosting the next Electronic Beats Festival. As previously announced, the noisy-boys dream-team of Animal Collective, the New York duo Holy Ghost!, the french men of Nouvelle Vague and DFA’s up-and-coming Planningtorock will play the massive E-Werk stage. And that’s not all: today we are very happy to announce, that … Continued
Es ist fast schon eine klischeehafte Geschichte: FJAAK, die damals noch zu viert waren (Felix Wagner, Johannes Wagner, Aaron Röbig und Kevin Kozicki) wachsen im provinziellen Spandau auf und experimentieren schon früh mit Musikproduktionen. Sie sind alle musikalisch begabt, spielen auf illegalen Raves im Wald und sollten schon bald die Berliner Dancefloors erreichen. Ihren ersten … Continued
Those of us who are into dance music know that it’s so much more than just a genre. It’s deeply rooted in the spirit of community. It’s about sharing creative impulses, which can take various shapes and forms beyond sound. The culture is full of luminaries, freaks, and visionaries, and unpacking one aspect of dance … Continued
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
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
Sascha Ring sits down to discuss routine, Ellen Allien and the challenges of finding one’s own unique sound.
The duo talk about the evolution of Berlin club culture and the importance of inclusivity in nightlife.
The French producer’s first record for the label is set to drop February 22.
Earlier this year, Ellen Allien reminded us why she’s long been one of our favorite German techno DJs. Her set at our party at Landschaftspark Duisburg-Nord was razor sharp, fun and ultra-contemporary. She has long had her pulse on the present, and that’s been reflected lately in her new party series at Griessmuehle (RSVP for the … Continued
The Berlin native talks graffiti, playing the studio as an instrument and why he admires Basic Channel and Robert Hood.
In this episode of our One To Watch series, you can familiarize yourself with the rising talent Fadi Mohem as his music comes sweeping through the door without compromise. Not only working as a DJ and producer, he is also a sound engineer, who has managed to capture the essence of techno with his releases … Continued
Catch up with the Copenhagen-based DJ before her set at our Clubnight this Friday.
The artist delivers a brain-melting experimental mix for Newtype Rhythms
The photographer, who is pictured, creates emotive portraits that capture artists like Irakli, DJ Stingray and Call Super among others.
From Lente Kabinet in Amsterdam to EXIT Festival in Serbia, these are the upcoming summer outings not to miss.
Get to know the French innovator ahead of our TEB Clubnight in Stuttgart this Friday.