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Top 10 Releases from October 2019

Top 10 Releases from October 2019

Each month we listen to hundreds of new tracks, test the standouts on club or bedroom speakers and pick our favorites.

REVIEW: Baikal - 'Hear Me' EP [maeve]

REVIEW: Baikal - 'Hear Me' EP [maeve]

Baykal is a lake deep in the land of Siberia, known for its vastness and cold, sparse beauty

Delayed at ... ADE 2019

Delayed at ... ADE 2019

Amsterdam Dance Event is fast approaching, and hopefully you’ve got some things planned

Best New Releases from March 2019

Best New Releases from March 2019

The arrival of March brings us much closer to the blossoms of spring, and of course exciting new albums, releases, and remixes in the likes of Konduku, Gacha Bakradze, New Jackson, Mano Le Tough, Smallpeople, JMII, Black Light Smoke, Felix Leifur, Mark Du Mosch, Birds Ov Paradise and Golden Baby.

Best New Releases from October 2018

Best New Releases from October 2018

October is full of exciting musical surprises with amazing albums, impressive releases, and mesmerizing remixes.

Best New Releases from June 2018

Best New Releases from June 2018

June has already established a fresh and sunny summer vibe in the underground electronic music scene with stunning releases by Cleveland, Love Over Entropy, Human Space Machine, Lord Of The Isles, Red Axes, Afriqua, Dorisburg & Fabian Bruhn, Toto Chiavetta, Supreems and Pional

Delayed with...The Drifter

Delayed with...The Drifter

We are delighted to have one of our absolute favorites here at Fiction Lab for the latest installment of Labcast series, The Drifter

Best New Releases from April 2018

Best New Releases from April 2018

Spring brings all kinds of changes, from new leaves to amazing new albums, releases, and remixes from fresh and well-established artists.

Best New Releases from November

Best New Releases from November

As we start to enter winter, the musical climate of house music is getting noticeably deeper & darker but no less beautiful.

Farrago Festival 18-19 August, Germany

Farrago Festival 18-19 August, Germany

With the total over-saturation of music festivals of late, it can be hard to sort the wheat from the chaff. As more and more festivals get gobbled up by large corporations who all push the same lineup across multiple events and continents it’s easy to feel over it and uninspired.

Festival Impressions: Body & Soul Festival, Ireland

Festival Impressions: Body & Soul Festival, Ireland

Body & Soul encourages its patrons to “shed your weekday skin and enter an otherworldly realm.” The summer solstice in June 2017 marked my inaugural visit to the mystical grounds of

Ballinlough Castle in the beautiful Irish county of Meath. The ivy clad walls of the Ballinlough estate enshroud the annual Body & Soul festival - a fantastic, three-day, boutique-camping, fist-pumping weekend of tunes, tunes, tunes.

Sonar 2017 Highlights

Sonar 2017 Highlights

Festival season is in full bloom and for sure one of the most popular and the most interesting festival of the summer season is infamous Sonar in Barcelona.
A few weeks ago we wrote about the parties you should attend at Sonar this year, and now we have highlights of some of those parties for you. 

Best New Releases from January

Best New Releases from January

The new year has brought so many fresh albums, exciting releases, and impressive remixes that cover a wide range of underground house and techno music.

50 Tracks That Defined 2016

As another year comes to a close it’s time to look back at some of the finest tracks of 2016. This has been one of the most innovative years of underground electronic dance music, with a treasure-trove of productions that radiate with powerful musical elegance, boundless creativity, and infinite inspiration from both established artists, and new talent from around the world.