How Revolution Galvanized Egypt's Electronic Underground
We spent a few nights at Sandbox festival, surveying the scene in a country wracked by political upheaval.
808 State Are Three Decades In and Still Looking to the Future
Graham Massey and Andrew Barker reflect on their groundbreaking band's history of constant reinvention.
Talking Shitty EDM and House Music as an Artform With Kenny Dope
We checked in on the condition of contemporary dance music, with a true Master At Work.
"United we are Stronger": Lakuti and Tama Sumo Talk Orlando, Prejudice, and Lies
We sat down for a serious and in-depth chat with the DJ duo.
How Much Does Dave Clarke Know About the Netherlands?
We sat the Baron of Techno down in the Mastermind chair ahead of a set in Manchester this weekend.
Mr G Speaks Out on the UK's Recent Club Closings: "I've Seen Many Places Come and Go."
The British techno Veteran is trying to stay positive.
"The Only Constant is Struggle": DJ Sprinkles Talks Homophobia, Liberal Bullshit, and Why Music Is Aural Capitalism
“There’s no win. There will never be equality.”
This Manchester Soup Kitchen Serves Everything But Soup
A new social initiative sees Manchester’s top chefs prepare free hot meals for those living with food insecurity. Organisers say it’s the only soup kitchen in the UK not serving soup.
Robert Hood on Techno, Spirituality, and Police Brutality in America
"Music is such a powerful healing force. It can also incite riots."
Oysters Are Served with Politics in the Disputed Western Sahara
Situated knee-deep in the south of Morocco’s disputed Western Sahara region, the desert town of Dakhla defines remote. Amid the UN jeeps and oil prospectors, however, an unlikely crop is growing: oysters.
DGTL's Getting Ready to Open the Dutch Festival Season in Style
DGTL is even more exciting than the sex museum.
The Sweetest Rhubarb Is Forced Inside a Pitch-Dark Shed
In West Yorkshire, "forcing" rhubarb allows the plant to develop outside before it is dug up and placed in a lightless building for the later stages of its life, where it grows so rapidly that you can hear it squeak and pop.