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Deadmau5, Richie Hawtin, and More Added to Detroit Movement Festival’s 2017 Lineup

The festival has shared its the second wave of its lineup.
Krystal Rodriguez

Larry Heard Takes Detroit Producer Mandingo Far into Deep Space on This New Remix

The house luminary's take on "Universe II" is destined to send discerning clubbers into a total tailspin.
Josh Baines

Festival of the Year: Movement Detroit's After-Parties Were Even Trippier Than the Real Thing

The annual weekender is always a wild time—but what happens when the sun goes down is impossible to forget.
Ezra Marcus
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Carl Cox, Kate Simko, Rrose, and More to Play Detroit's 2017 Movement Festival

The festival shared its first-wave lineup ahead of its return Memorial Day Weekend.
Krystal Rodriguez

In Conversation with the Prolific Detroit Beatmaker, Tall Black Guy

Jacky Sommer of Analog Soul interviews one of her heroes—plus scores THUMP an exclusive mix in celebration of his new album.
David Garber
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Hieroglyphic Being Wants You to Know About the Racist Undertones of 90s Rave Nostalgia

The Chicago native explains the message behind "This Isn't Your Typical 90's Era Techno / IDM Revisionist View," his latest 12" for Ninja Tune/Technicolour.
Michelle Lhooq
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Harrison's "Checkpoint Titanium" Video is a Gritty Tribute to Detroit's Fighting Spirit

Take a tour of the Motor City's boxing gyms in the Toronto producer's latest visual.
Max Mertens

Marquis Hawkes, Exploited Ghetto, and the Appropriation of the Black Experience in Dance Music

What are the risks when white producers use signifiers from minority communities?
Ezra Marcus

Is Moodymann Dance Music's Last True Mystery?

We went to Liverpool to spend some time in the company of Detroit's prodigal son.
Angus Harrison
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Dance Music 101: An Online Reading Course

Brush up on your knowledge of the major electronic genres with the latest installment of Off the Record.
Michaelangelo Matos
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The Onion Not Only Knows What Ghettotech Is, They're Experts

They recently published an article from the perspective of an old man complaining about teens and their newfangled beats.
Alexander Iadarola
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Danny Brown Raps About Sex, Money, and Artichokes on the Evian Christ-Produced Banger "Pneumonia"

Hear the Detroit rapper's collaboration with the UK producer from his forthcoming album 'Atrocity Exhibition.'
Max Mohenu