Ultra Music Festival 2019 Releases Phase One Lineup

ULTRA MUSIC FESTIVAL PREPARES FOR ITS MOVE TO HISTORIC VIRGINIA KEY BEACH PARK AND MIAMI MARINE STADIUM FOR 21st EDITION   THE HIGHLY ANTICIPATED PHASE ONE LINEUP IS HERE FEATURING MULTIPLE EXCLUSIVE PERFORMANCES AFROJACK, ALESSO, ARMIN VAN BUUREN, THE CHAINSMOKERS, DAVID GUETTA, MARSHMELLO, MARTIN GARRIX, NGHTMRE + SLANDER PRESENT: GUD VIBRATIONS,  REZZ, TESTPILOT, TIËSTO, ZEDD, ZEDS…

Terminal V Edinburgh Announce First Headliners For Huge 11 Hour Easter Edition // Richie Hawtin, Chris Liebing, Nastia, Helena Hauff, Patrick Topping & Mella Dee

Terminal V Easter Royal Highland Centre, Edinburgh Sat 20th April, 2019 https://www.facebook.com/terminalvfest/ Coming off the back of the most talked about Halloween party Scotland has ever seen, the mighty Terminal V now announce the plans for their next impressive event: this one is a day and night party at Royal Highland Centre on April 20th…

SOUNDS.COM From Native Instruments Introduces Sounds Original Series ft. DIPLO, RICHIE HAWTIN, JUNKIE XL & More

Today (October 11), Native Instruments, the leading company for music production and DJing, announced a new digital residency series for itsSOUNDS.COM platform: Sounds Originals. Over the next year, trailblazing artists and producers Diplo, Richie Hawtin, Junkie XL, Robot Koch,Catnapp, and more will share their unique sonic identities through multiple downloadable sample packs and participate in a variety of user-centric activities. The launch of…

RICHIE HAWTIN Announces AMELIE LENS As Support For CLOSE Dec 8 Avant Gardner NYC

THE ONLY SHOW OF 2018 HAPPENS SATURDAY, DECEMBER 8 AT AVANT GARDNER IN NEW YORK CITY   TICKETS ON SALE NOW Iconic electronic music artist and technology visionary RICHIE HAWTIN today (Oct 4) announces Belgian electronic music artist and one of the fastest rising stars in today’s techno scene AMELIE LENS will join him as support for his only…

HYTE NYE 2018 AT FUNKHAUS BERLIN Richie Hawtin, Adam Beyer, Pan-Pot, Stephan Bodzin and Amelie Lens headline the annual 24 hour Party

After a globe-trotting year of events, renowned festival brand HYTE returns to its homebase Berlin on New Year’s Eve 2018 for a 24-hour marathon with another carefully curated line-up to present its annual flagship festival. The venue for this spectacular occasion is once again the iconic Funkhaus, an impressive complex of buildings, which provides the perfect setting for…

RESISTANCE IBIZA ANNOUNCES 2018 HEADLINERS

The second annual edition of RESISTANCE Ibiza has announced the headliners for its nine-week, blockbuster residency at the biggest club in the world – Privilege – this summer. Adam Beyer, Carl Cox, Dubfire, Eats Everything, Jamie Jones, Joseph Capriati, Loco Dice, Maceo Plex, Nicole Moudaber, Paco Osuna, Pan-Pot, Richie Hawtin, Sasha | John Digweed and Seth Troxler will headline, boasting…

EXIT Festival Announces Next Wave Of Artists, Ziggy Marley, Jax Jones, Idles & More!

Shortly after EXIT gave glimpse at its starstudded techno lineup including Richie Hawtin, Adam Beyer, Ida Engberg, Ben Klock and Amelie Lens, the major music festival from Serbia continues to fill the gargantuan Petrovaradin Fortress with more acts. They are lead by the Jamaican reggae king Ziggy Marley, 8-time Grammy winner whose father and undying icon Bob inspired EXIT Freedom, the festival’s 2018 theme. From 12 to 15 July…

RICHIE HAWTIN PREVIEWS CUSTOM MODEL1 MIXER

Richie Hawtin has teased a custom version of his PLAYdifferently MODEL 1 mixer. Built by his father Mick Hawtin, the 10-channel version features extra channels as well as some utput cutomisation round the back. While the unit is reportedly a one-off, in a Facebook post, Hawtin explained the “MODEL 1 EX” was “specially built to…

Ultra Mexico Donates Portion of Ticket Sales to Recent Disasters

There’s been much more than just Ultra Music Festival in Mexico-related news the past few weeks. With two earthquakes and multiple hurricanes, it comes without saying that the country has been nothing less than devastated. The first edition of Ultra Mexico has been something electronic music lovers have been looking forward to for months, now. Now, there is even more…

Ultra México Announces Phase One Lineup!

ULTRA MÉXICO DELIVERS DIVERSE PHASE ONE LINEUP FOR OCTOBER DEBUT AFROJACK, ALESSO, ARMIN VAN BUUREN, DASH BERLIN, DUBFIRE, MARTIN GARRIX, THE MARTINEZ BROTHERS, RICHIE HAWTIN AND SETH TROXLER HEADLINE TICKETS ON SALE NOW! With three state-of-the-art stages and over 80,000 people expected to attend, ULTRAMéxico now releases the Phase One Lineup for its debut edition, taking place…

How Richie Hawtin’s ‘CLOSE’ debut stole the show on Coachella Day 1

Photo by Julian Basjel The first day of Coachella 2017 saw a lot of exciting events throughout different spheres of the dance music community. Dixon provided an impeccable – and rare – performance in the Yuma. Dillon Francis debuted his monolithic new stage production as well as a slew of unreleased music, presumably from his…

Richie Hawtin to debut new live show ‘CLOSE’ at Coachella

Richie Hawtin can consistently be found pushing the creative envelope. From touring his forward-thinking ENTER. showcases to devising one-of-a-kind DJ mixers, Hawtin has made a career out of constant innovation in the dance world. Much of Hawtin’s ambition centers around the intersection of technology and creativity. For his latest project, the Canadian veteran is exploring this dialectic in more…

Oasis Festival Morocco adds Richie Hawtin, Nicolas Jaar, Henrik Schwarz, Marcellus Pittman, Daniel Avery and more

OASIS FESTIVAL 2017 Richie Hawtin, Nicolas Jaar, Henrik Schwarz, Marcellus Pittman, Daniel Avery, Anja Schneider, Unes, Kornél Kovács, and more join the lineup for Morocco’s Oasis Festival Oasis festival returns to Morocco this September, bringing a world-class music line-up to luxury music resort The Source. Nestled on the outskirts of the bustling city of Marrakech,…

RICHIE HAWTIN TO DEBUT NEW AUDIO-VISUAL SHOW AT MOVEMENT DETROIT

Richie Hawtin will unveil his new audio-visual show at this year’s Movement Festival, set to run 27th through 29th May in Detroit, Michigan. Hawtin announced the news via his Twitter earlier today, revealing that the new show will be titled CLOSE. No other information about the show is known at this time. Other confirmed acts…

LOUIE VEGA NAMED PLAYdifferently MODEL 1 AMBASSADOR

DJ, producer and all round House music legend Louie Vega is revealed as the latest ambassador for the MODEL 1 mixer, the debut instrument from PLAYdifferently. After more than 30 years of using a rotary mixer, the pioneering DJ’s endorsement is the biggest statement yet in the continued rise of MODEL 1’s adoption by the…

Richie Hawtin discuss his creative process in new video interview

Richie Hawtin discuss his creative process in new video interview At the vanguard of technology, electronic music and the performance arts, Richie Hawtin has revolutionized the way DJs produce and perform. In May, he released a brand new PLAYdifferently Model 1 DJ mixer – a collaboration between him and developer Andy Rigby-Jones. The mixer, serving…

Space Ibiza Purchased by Ushuaia Owners for Remodel

Space Ibiza Purchased by Ushuaia Owners for Remodel Ever since it was revealed that Carl Cox & Richie Hawtin would be leaving the legendarySpace Ibiza rumors have been stirring about the future of the mega-club. New information has finally been revealed and Abel Matutes Prats, the CEO of Palladium Hotel Group (who runs Ushuaïa) says…

RICHIE HAWTIN UNVEILS NEW PLAYDIFFERENTLY MODEL 1 MIXER

RICHIE HAWTIN UNVEILS NEW PLAYDIFFERENTLY MODEL 1 MIXER The brand’s debut product offers a new level of uncompromising quality and intuitive functionality combined with hand-crafted British design Over the past two years, Richie Hawtin and highly-regarded British product developer Andy Rigby-Jones have combined their joint expertise and unique vision to develop new innovative instruments for DJs…

Richie Hawtin to debut new live show at EXIT Festival

Richie Hawtin to debut new live show at EXIT Festival After his announcement earlier this year that he is ending his popular residency at Space in Ibiza, techno legend Rickie Hawtin has been hard at work, like usual, pushing the envelope of the electronic music experience. On Wednesday, he let the world know the second lucky…

DOCUMENTARY ON ICONIC ROLAND TR-808 DRUM MACHINE SET FOR RELEASE

DOCUMENTARY ON ICONIC ROLAND TR-808 DRUM MACHINE SET FOR RELEASE, WATCH TRAILER Coming this spring, a new documentary called 808 will take us through the story of the iconic Roland TR-808 drum machine and how it revolutionized the music industry. Produced by You Know Films and Atlantic Films (Atlantic Records) the film’s trailer was seen at the…

RICHIE HAWTIN – Pioneers of Electronic Music

RICHIE HAWTIN – Pioneers of Electronic Music Slices – Pioneers of Electronic Music portrays the life and work of prominent artists or ‘pioneers’ within the global electronic music scene. The first edition is a documentary film based on electronic producer, performer and industry icon, Richie Hawtin. The film draws from the important stages and events…

RICHIE HAWTIN EMBARKS ON NEW TOUR, ENDORSES EXCITING NEW DJING TECH

RICHIE HAWTIN EMBARKS ON NEW TOUR, ENDORSES EXCITING NEW DJING TECH Just yesterday famed DJ Richie Hawtin took to the road for his new tour in honor of PLAYdifferently, a new brand bringing innovative technology to the music scene that he and British product-developer Andy Rigby-Jones have felt was missing. This new venture was first…

Ultra Previews Carl Cox & Friends Arena 2016

Ultra Previews Carl Cox & Friends Arena 2016 Oh yes oh yes oh yes! If you want to hear those words in 2016, you better make your way to Miami in a few weeks because Ultra is the only US festival to feature Carl Cox & Friends this year. As he retires his Ibiza residency this…

Richie Hawtin, Carl Cox, and Ricardo Villalobos lead Time Warp 2016 lineup

Richie Hawtin, Carl Cox, and Ricardo Villalobos lead Time Warp 2016 lineup Germany’s beloved Time Warp festival will return on April 2 to the Maimarktgelände in Mannheim, southwestern Germany. The venue, which can hold 20,000, will host live performances and DJ sets from a slew of international house and techno legends. The festival has announced performances from Sven…

Richie Hawtin’s Essential Mix Live from Los Angeles

Richie Hawtin’s Essential Mix Live from Los Angeles No one performs like Richie Hawtin does. The pioneering Detroit figure has crafted a style all his own, hallmarked by live, improvised, minimal techno. On Friday, January 22, Hawtin took the decks at Exchange LA in Los Angeles for the first leg in the official Essential Mix…

Calvin Harris Is Still On Top

When It Comes To DJ Money, Calvin Harris Is Still On Top A recent story published by redbulletin.com took note of exactly how much money some of the world’s most popular music producers are worth. It doesn’t come as much of a surprise, but Calvin Harris once again reigns supreme. In addition to total value, the…

RICHIE HAWTIN TEAMS UP WITH ALLEN & HEATH TO “TAKE DJING TO THE NEXT LEVEL”

RICHIE HAWTIN TEAMS UP WITH ALLEN & HEATH TO “TAKE DJING TO THE NEXT LEVEL” The annual NAMM trade show for musical products is now underway in Anaheim, California (Jan 21-24), promising a round of announcements from the world of DJ technology. To kick things off, techno ambassador Richie Hawtin has issued a mysterious statement from NAMM that’s already…

Movement Detroit unveils huge 10-year anniversary lineup

Movement Detroit unveils huge 10-year anniversary lineup Movement Electronic Music Festival is celebrating its 10-year anniversary since relaunching under Paxahau Events in 2006. Fittingly, the festival has revealed one of its strongest Phase I lineups to date. Legendary German electronic act Kraftwerk will perform their highly buzzed-about 3-D show, marking their first appearance at Movement…

Richie Hawtin’s ENTER Won’t Be Returning To Ibiza This Summer

Richie Hawtin’s ENTER Won’t Be Returning To Ibiza This Summer Things aren’t looking so bright on the White Isle of Ibiza right about now. Late last year, techno legend Carl Cox declared that the following summer will be his last year bringing his residency to Space Ibiza after fifteen incredible years. Now, another techno god…

RICHIE HAWTIN IS BEHIND THE MYSTERIOUS PLUS 8 WHITE LABEL RELEASES

RICHIE HAWTIN IS BEHIND THE MYSTERIOUS PLUS 8 WHITE LABEL RELEASES Richie Hawtin explains the vision behind the releases in an interview A couple months back Richie Hawtin and John Acquaviva’s Plus 8 label released a pair of records by supposedly unknown artists. Long-time fans of the label speculated it might be Richie Hawtin himself and…

RICHIE HAWTIN’S TREATED US TO A NEW ALBUM

RICHIE HAWTIN’S TREATED US TO A NEW ALBUM   We knew a new Richie Hawtin album was coming after he admitted to producing some unidentified white labels on Plus 8, but we didn’t expect it to arrive so soon. The techno producer’s made his Christmas delivery early this year with a 15-track LP featuring productions…

Amsterdam Dance Event presents: RESONATE

Amsterdam Dance Event reveals RESONATE documentary Amsterdam Dance Event came and went with the industry’s largest stars descending on a dance music mecca for the annual fall festival. Now affording fans the opportunity to give an inside look at what inspires a plethora of the genre’s biggest names, a new documentary has emerged. Featuring interviews with…