Issue 136: Building an Iconic Sound
This issue, we dig in deep with the icons of electronic music, and gather intel on how they make their sounds so uniquely original. From Four Tet to Squarepusher to Moby to Mala, there's no shortage of tips, tricks, and musical philosophies to inspire budding producers. We also look at some of our favorite producers of the year—with Oriol, Teengirl Fantasy, oOoOO, and plenty more icons-to-be filling these pages. Read all about them here, or view the entire issue online at Issuu.
- Friends With You Tour Miami
The boys of Friends With You visit their favorite hometown haunts in this City Guide Miami episode.
- Moby's Old-School Rave Podcast
'90s rave rules this exclusive set from Moby.
- Four Tet at Melt! Festival
Listen to a hot set from cover star Four Tet at this year's Melt! Festival.
- Teengirl Fantasy's Exclusive Podcast
Not your typical podcast, this one's got everything from Inner City to Ryuichi Sakamoto.
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- Dekmantel: How Some Fanboys from The Hague Found Themselves at the Helm of One of Electronic Music's Best Festivals
- Trainwreck: DJ Slugo Recounts the Time He Found Himself in the Middle of a Hotel Room Brawl
- 20 Questions: FaltyDL Talks NYC Dance Crews, Tripping in Nature, and Motorcycle Gunslinging
- Record Store Week: Pearson Sound, Matias Aguayo, Leon Vynehall, and Gerd Share Their Favorite Shops
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