Asians Need More Visibility in Dance Music
Meet the Seattle promoter booking all-Asian DJ lineups.
Meet DJ Jigüe, Cuba’s Answer to J Dilla
The producer helped bring hip-hop to the island—now he's ready to introduce his electrified Afro-Cuban rhythms to the world.
How do Cubans Make Electronic Music Without Reliable Internet?
The cost and inconvenience of getting online in Cuba is forcing its small but bustling dance music community to seek out creative ways to make beats.
The World is Excited for Cuba's First Major Electronic Music Festival—But Do Cubans Even Care?
Manana won over Cuba's government with the promise of cross-cultural collaboration. Now it needs to convince the people.
Inside the Thought-Provoking Museum Protesting the War on Drugs
Portraits made from crystal meth and other exhibitions threw into sharp relief the true cost of an unjust system.
The Juan Maclean's Guide to the 2016 Presidential Election
The New Hampshire-based producer talks politics on the day of his home state's primary elections
Meet the Barcelona DJ Who Played a Set at a Refugee Camp in France—And Nearly Sparked a Riot
After a night in the Calais jungle, Filastine says we have to "build a better world."
Roller Disco Culture Is Making a Comeback, One Pair of Hot Pants at a Time
From Wolf + Lamb to Moodymann's, roller discos are back in a big way.
The Haxan Cloak on His Electronic Drone Metal: "I Want to Be the Most Intense Thing on the Bill Wherever I Play"
We caught up with Bobby Krlic at Basilica Soundscape. He talked about collaborating with Björk, sonic warfare, and what he's working on next.
in the club
Worlds Apart: BBC Radio 1’s Benji B On the Real Difference Between UK and US Clubbing
"People should be taking the culture seriously. Club culture is an art."
Did Skrillex Suck at Sonar?
If any festival would provide a space for a mainstream artist to let his freak flag fly, it would be Sónar. Sadly, that didn't happen.
Has Barcelona’s Sónar Lost Its Edge While Conquering the World?
Sónar's metamorphosis into a global brand has also left some by the wayside.