Check out FACT’s Junction 2 playlist with Batu, rRoxymore and more

London’s Junction 2 Festival returns this summer for a bumper edition packed with your club favorites. FACT has put together a special playlist to celebrate, featuring choice cuts from rRoxymore, Bicep, Batu, Shanti Celeste and more. On Friday June 7 and Saturday June 8 this year, Junction 2 Festival will debut its new two-day edition…

Foodman – Against The Clock

Music for saunas. We visited Tokyo for this week’s episode of Against The Clock, where experimental hero and unlikely Diplo co-sign 食品まつり a.k.a Foodman took on the challenge of making a track in 10 minutes. In case working under pressure wasn’t enough to break a sweat, he took us to an actual sauna – not…

Idris Elba to release mixtape inspired by directorial debut YARDIE

Featuring artists including Newham Generals, Mala and Idris Elba himself. Idris Elba has announced a mixtape inspired by his film YARDIE, which was released last year. The YARDIE Mixtape features contributions from artists including Elba himself, Mala, Zed Bias, Newham Generals and more. Listen to Newham Generals’ ‘King Fox’, named after the gangster character played by…

Le Guess Who? reveals first names for 2019 edition

Jenny Hval, The Bug, Moon Duo and Patrick Higgins have revealed their specially curated programs. Utrecht festival Le Guess Who? has released the initial lineup for its 2019 edition. The festival’s curators have announced their specially curated programs, with Jenny Hval hosting Lolina, Sarah Davachi and Félicia Atkinson; The Bug hosting King Midas Sound, Godflesh…

Brian Eno awarded the Stephen Hawking Medal at Starmus space festival

Photograph by: Shamil Tanna The ambient pioneer will receive the award for “science communication”. Brian Eno is the latest musician to be awarded the Stephen Hawking Medal at Starmus, a biennial science festival celebrating space exploration. The composer has been awarded the prize alongside SpaceX CEO Elon Musk. Each will receive a medal and an…

Ryuichi Sakamoto scores Black Mirror episode ‘Smithereens’

The score will be released via Milan Records on June 7. Ryuichi Sakamoto has provided the score for an episode of the upcoming season of sci-fi anthology series Black Mirror. The episode, ‘Smithereens’, sees a disgruntled driver (played by Andrew Scott) suffering a meltdown while working for an Uber-esque taxi company. Check out a trailer below.…

Halcyon Veil’s Jesse Osborne-Lanthier launches fundraiser

He’s offering his entire discography in exchange for donations that will go towards a new computer. Halcyon Veil affiliate Jesse Osborne-Lanthier has set up a GoFundMe to raise money to go towards a new computer. The producer’s mother passed away after a long battle with Multiple Sclerosis in 2016, leaving him and his sister with…

Paris nightclub Concrete at risk of closure

A Change.org petition has been launched to prevent the owners of the iconic techno boat from evicting the club. Parisian techno institution Concrete is being threatened with closure. BPIF (Bateau de Paris-Ile-de-France), the company that owns ‘Le Ponton la Rapée’ – the iconic boat on which Concrete is situated – refused to renew the club’s…

City & i.o. marry metal with free jazz on Spirit Volume

Listen to a frazzled new track, ‘Anxiety Object’, now. Halcyon Veil affiliate City and multi-instrumentalist i.o. have joined forces to release a collaborative album on PTP. Spirit Volume sees City, aka producer and guitarist Will Ballantyne, marrying his brutalising industrial sound with i.o.’s highly technical percussion for an album that is equal parts metal, free jazz,…

Sarah Davachi, Alex Zhang Hungtai and Will Oldham to star in...

 Topology Of Sirens is the debut feature film from Jonathan Davies. Sarah Davachi, Alex Zhang Hungtai and Will Oldham are set to star in Topology Of Sirens, a “magical realist mystery” film that explores the worlds of experimental and early music. The film, which is currently crowdfunding on Indiegogo, will be the debut feature of musician and…
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