Mike Barnard reviews a rain-hit Dimensions Festival featuring Jeff Mills, Grace Jones, Moderat, Daphni, Aux 88, Maurice Fulton and Floating Points.
Ann McManus reviews South West Four’s 14th edition on Sunday, August 26th.
Outlandish party-starters Elrow hosted their biggest event in the UK when Elrow Town landed in London. Mike Barnard got involved.
Following our preview of the Dimensions Festival opening concert and boat parties for 2017, we move on to the daytime beach stage and night spaces.
We preview the opening concert and boat parties at Dimensions Festival 2017.
Eastern Electrics Festival relocated to south London for 2017, shacking up in Morden Park on Saturday, August 5th for a day featuring Carl Cox, Âme, Hot Since 82, Skream and Steve Lawler. Ann McManus was there.
Ponchos, umbrellas and quality sound combined with a no-nonsense party crowd to overcome the rain at Percolate Open Air. Mike Barnard was there.
Samantha Kemmy experiences Afropunk’s takeover of Printworks London featuring The Internet, Danny Brown, Saul Williams and JME.
Mike Barnard was at Farr Festival to take in the new stage plus sets from Booka Shade, Mr G, Young Marco, Craig Richards and Omar-S.
Mike Barnard reports from the three days of Sónar Barcelona (with a little help from Laura Jones).
We rifled through the artists playing at Farr Festival to pick out some of the less obvious acts to see each day.
The second edition of Junction 2 put the festival up there with the great European techno events. Mike Barnard and Ann McManus give their views.
We take a pick of an acts to see away from the main Drumcode stage who might otherwise pass you by.
Read our review of Love Saves the Day in Bristol’s Eastville Park.
We reflect on whether Printworks London lived up to the hype after the curtain came down on its first music series.
A year on from the end of Bloc Weekend, we reminisce about the fun side of the music festival.
Nina Kraviz marks the launch of new label Galaxiid with a party at Printworks London featuring Bjarki, Luke Vibert, Dopplereffekt, 808 State, PTU and Aleksi Perala.
Adam Beyer produces a rapturously-received, eight-hour set as Junction 2 takes over the Press Halls.
We spend 10 hours in new London venue Printworks as its in-house music series debuts.
London’s electronic music community gets another boost when new venue Printworks opens in Canada Water.
Manchester’s Warehouse Project teamed up with London-based promoters The Hydra for three rooms of house and techno.
Mike Barnard and Ann McManus rave through the Drumcode Halloween spooktacular at Tobacco Dock and Studio Spaces.
Samantha Kemmy checks out the inaugural edition of Afropunk London celebrating the creativity and freedom of spirit in alternative black culture.
Moondance Festival closed the Found Series 2016 with loud sound, minimal queuing and a rave spirit that harked back to the 1990s.
Dimensions Festival marks its fifth year with performances from Mr Fingers, Massive Attack, Richie Hawtin and Octave One over five days in a celebration of underground music from jazz, funk and soul to bass, disco and techno.