Techno, club edits and apocalyptic scenes defined one of Berlin's newly-legal open-airs.
Muqata'a premieres a new composition that expands on his noise-inflected experimentations with instrumental hip-hop. Unsound opens its 2020 program with a conversation on the challenges Black music industry professionals face and the importance of forming alliances for better futures.
The Canadian pop artist warms hearts at one of the last parties London may see for a while. Who stole the show in the shadows of Australia's Grampian Mountains? Xiaoran Shi tells all. Eris Drew and Octo Octa deliver a life-affirming session bursting with rave, Eurohouse and pop-dance anthems.
After years in the wilderness, the storied promoter makes a triumphant return in its home city. Kiana Mickles takes in the second edition of a US festival celebrating black electronic music. One of the world's great classical music centres hosts its first electronic festival. Kangding Ray and Christopher Bauder dazzle thousands at Gashouder with their spectacle of light and sound.
Art, fashion, video games and Oli XL collide at Trauma Bar und Kino with unexpected results. This beach festival in Vietnam has quickly become a key node in the South-East Asian scene. Find out why. Located a few hours from Cape Town, this intimate, self-sustaining event ushers in the new year with a powerful display of community spirit. A banging queer techno rave in a Chinese banquet hall.
The spectacular Thai event continues to sharpen its focus on Southeast Asia's blossoming electronic music scene. Nyshka Chandran investigates. Ritwik Deshpande explores the pioneering festival putting India on the electronic music map. A night of golden house and disco at the world-famous concert hall. The beloved queer party turns five with AYA, Gigsta and Loraine James.