What We Do Is Secret gets bigger with FBi Radio announcing the line-up for their Gallery stage. Newly added are live acts Kilter, Moonbase Commander & Meare with local DJ legends Kato, Mike Who, Kali (Picnic) & Max Gosford.
Those attending FOR 2013 this weekend are eligible to win one of 3 extremely rare 2manydjs mix CD packs.
These mixtapes are meticulously programmed by 'The Dee Wees', aka 2ManyDJs' Dewaele brothers, and released by culture club PAM for their under the counter mix CD racket in 2007 and 2009. They have never been commercially available, traded like the underground currency amongst the inner sanctum. PAMMIX008 is a 2CD set celebrating the rawest Chicago house Trax (with PAM residents Jerkmaster Perks & Rohie Rockin Romanian raising the steaks on disc due) while PAMMIX007 is a slomo journey of unidentified objects entitled 'Spa'z The Place' with mind toasting artwork from Misha Hollenbach.
The second track from Pond's upcoming 5th album Hobo Rocket is in the wild! 'Xanman' is a sonic onslaught with the Perth boys at their psychedelic, jamming best. Hobo Rocket is out August 2nd (AUS), August 5th (UK/EU), August 6th (USA).
Pre-orders are now available for the new album, get in early for the digital release via iTunes or on the Modshop for the vinyl. Check out the album announcement for full details on this new album, including first track 'Giant Tortoise'.
DJ veterans Horse Meat Disco have held down arguably the world's most important disco club night at The Eagle for nearly 10 years. They'll be bringing those same guaranteed good-times with them to Croatia as part of the FOR 2013 family. Read on for a cheeky playlist from the lads, showing off their much lauded disco chops.
Two of the boys will be bringing the fun on Saturday night alongside 2manydjs, James Murphy & Bag Raiders. Tickets on sale now here. EX-YU & HR passport holders are eligible for a discount ticket rate, details here.
For those attending FOR 2013, we have an extremely rare Tame Impala signed vinyl giveaway for you. One lucky winner will receive signed copies of the Record Store Day Edition of their debut 'EP', the 'Elephant' 12" single, and their latest LP 'Lonerism'. Two runners up will also receive signed copies of 'Lonerism'.
To enter, head on over to the FOR 2013 Facebook page. All you need is an email address and a ticket to FOR 2013 to be in the running. The winners will be selected at random and notified by June 28th.
The 3-day FOR pass and day tickets for Friday, Saturday and Sunday are available now. Grab them here. EX-YU & HR passport holders are eligible for a discount ticket rate, details here. For more information and the full line-up, head on over to the official website.
Saturday night at FOR 2013 sees Croatian label Burek light the island of Hvar up with their very own party. In light of this and to get the fans and the uninitiated ready, Pytzek, label co-owner and deck legend in his own right, mixed up this monster Modcast with a special all-Burek edition.
The other half of the Burek ownership and Hvar local, Mislav, also put together a bit of a guide for those visiting Hvar for the first time or looking to explore the place a little deeper. Full details after the jump, as well as the full Modcast tracklist.
wordlife are releasing their 'Breakthrough / Small Talk' EP on Club Mod July 1st. To back it up, the boys are firing up the van and splashing out down the East Coast of Australia; showing off their forward-thinking house sensibilities, destined for top-billing in your favourite late night playlist.
Get acquainted with their sound before the tour kicks off on July 6th at GoodGod Small Club in Sydney, full dates and info below. Stay tuned for more information on their Club Mod release in the coming weeks.
One of the spirits leading America's rogue dance music renaissance, Dunbar is one half of D.C. duo Beautiful Swimmers, presides over the label Future Times and has a couple of freaky white labels 12"s on Resident Advisor's label of 2012 L.I.E.S.
Tropics is our start the summer, high humidity disco happening at the flourishing canopy that is Nuba in Paris on Wednesday June 19, with Canyons for the first time in Europe, Zombie Zombie live, and DJ Kaos.
Klaxons are finally coming back downunder for Splendour in the Grass in July. We had a chat with James Righton about what to expect when the lads get here, long flights and whats up with their new album.
Read on below.
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Hurricane Festival, Schessel, Germany
Animals Dancing, Melbourne, VIC
Lola, Shanghai, China
The Marquee, Sydney, NSW
Southside Festival, Neuhausen Ob Eck, Germany
Beach Hotel, Byron Bay, NSW
Hammersmith Apollo, London
Olympia, Paris, France
The Spice Cellar, Sydney, NSW
Glastonbury Festival 2013, Glastonbury
Spice Cellar, Sydney, NSW
Metropolis, Fremantle, WA
Elements, Beijing, China
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