IDM Idioms & 9 More Things We Love on the Dance Music Internet
Idris Elba, Moogfest, Bookworms and more made our list of the week's best things.
1. Summer soundtrack playlists
Confused on what jams to play during your summer cookouts? We've compiled eight of the best DJ-created playlists to take you from feast to fireworks.
The genre intensified and contrasted historical symptoms that had appeared in music from the previous century.
What was IDM? Our friends at Noisey Italy connect the 90s and early aughts genre to the likes of classical music like Brahms.
3. New Bookworms
...an intricate tapestry of shadowy sounds and layers, looped and woven tightly into one another
Hear the latest album by Brooklyn producer Bookworks, exclusively on THUMP.
4. Ibiza Comedown
Mixmag crafted this smart and satisfying playlist for the hours after the after-hours.
5. Moogfest portraits
6. Idris the DJ
FACT takes a look at the actor Idris Elba's curious side career as a DJ.
7. Festival fever
On the latest episode of the THUMP podcast, we recap the sights, sounds and afterparties of Movement and discover an even weirder music festival, Indiana's Snake Pit.
8. Urine Trouble
Do what feels right! If the music means so much to you then soggy pants shouldn't get in the way of that.
What happens when you're in the middle of a concert and you desperately need to go to the bathroom? For one guy, you just go with the flow.
9. Life post-Ghost Ship
In our latest documentary, we take a look at life post-Ghost Ship and how artist communities are handling the fallout.
10. The A–Z of techno
From Alan Toffler to Jeff Mills to Underground Resistance, Mixmag breaks down their picks for the A–Z of Techno.