Snooker champ Steve Davis loves techno
Techno heads rejoice. Ex snooker world number one Steve Davis has joined our ranks, and he bloody loves the stuff.
11 Alternative Political Campaign Slogans As Tunes
Beats of Rage does politics? Nargggh?!! David Cameron launched the ‘Good Life’ manifesto this week, so here are some other great tunes for good/bad campaign ideas for all them political people.
MVRCK’s best beats from 2014
BORdotnet’s MVRCK gets his head around 2014 with ten of the best tracks of the year.
Techno hero Surgeon on tour with…Lady Gaga?
Techno overlord Surgeon has supported Lady Gaga on tour. This is not a hallucination or some weird vision of the future. BORdotnet’s MVRCK assesses the damage.
The Cowboy Rhythmbox Phantasy debut will put you in a box
In typical Phantasy Sound style, latest signing Cowboy Rhythmbox sounds nothing like you’ve pointed your ears on before. Stream We Got The Box here.
Bugged Out! is 20 – We Salute You!
Another great party has marked its birthday this month. Tipping our caps to two decades of Bugged Out, the BOR crew picks our top five tunes from this legendary clubnight.
Jon Hopkins Asleep Versions EP announced
Electronica wunderboss Jon Hopkins is to release the ‘dreamlike re-imagining’ of four tracks from his 2013 Mercury-nominated album Immunity in a new EP.
New Joy Orbison remix of Jungle, the band
A cracking new remix from Joy Orbison has surfaced today, with the London-based producer reworking the recently Mercury-nominated duo Jungle.
Listen to new Erol Alkan banger Sub Conscious
The latest solo track from Erol Alkan ‘Sub Conscious’ is a tasty acid treat – and will feature in his forthcoming FabricLive77 mixtape. Have a listen here!
Simian Mobile Disco album Whorl reviewed
Analogue. Desert. Write. Record. We check out the new Simian Mobile Disco album Whorl which was recorded live over three days in the desert.
Techno dispatch from Croatia: Dimensions was really quite good
A near-brush with an apocalyptic storm wasn’t enough to dampen the spirits of the thousands of techno lovers at this year’s Dimensions Festival in Croatia.
Guy Gerber & Puff Daddy Album – The Verdict
It is one of the most surprising and confusing collaborations of the year – but here is our take on the Guy Gerber & Puff Daddy album 11 11.
Crowdfunders dream of abandoned sea fort rave
Could an abandoned sea fort in the Thames Estuary be transformed into a ‘Berghain in the sea’? This crowdfunding campaign aims to raise £750,000 to make it so. We’re going to need a bigger boat.
Loadsa love for Caribou – Our Love, forthcoming LP
He is a bit good isn’t he. After melting dancefloors and breaking hearts with stand-out-track-of-the-summer ‘Can’t Do Without You’, Caribou has revealed the title track of his forthcoming LP ‘Our Love’.
Giant TR-909 built by Scottish mad-men. And it works!
A bunch of clever blokes from Edinburgh have built a nine-foot long Roland TR-909 drum machine, and judging by this video the beats look just as large.
Stream: Legendary Daft Punk Human After All remix album
Bloody ‘ell. French robotic wizards Daft Punk are releasing their fabled Human After All remixed album globally, eight years after it came out in Japan. It features the mythical Guy-Manuel de Homem-Christo’s side project Le Knight Club, and you can stream it here on BOR.dot.net!
Boiler Room to stream Dimensions opener featuring Caribou and Darkstar
With less than three weeks to go, hype levels for this year’s Dimension’s Festival in Croatia are hitting critical levels. Gutted you’re not going? The dudes at Boiler Room are to live stream the opening concert headlined by Caribou and Darkstar so you don’t have to get all hot and sweaty in Croatia.
Floating underwater in new Daniel Avery video
Phantasy’s man-of-the-moment Daniel Avery has just released his music video for Knowing We’ll Be Here, and it’s left us drowning in an underwater dreamworld.
Electric Zoo release anti-drug video – laughter created
Yankie YOLO-fest Electric Zoo has published a new public service video warning festival-goers of that bastard Molly, but it will probably make you laugh rather than put you off from taking drugs.