Posts by Oscar Henson

New music discoveries and ascendant stars: Highlights from ESNS 2024

Various venues, Groningen 17 January

Polaris Festival 2023: Where house music – and heroes – prevail

Verbier 24 November

Sounds like the future: ESNS 2023 through five standout shows

Groningen, Netherlands 18 January

On their self-titled debut, American Football documented the raw drama of young adulthood

A look back on American Football’s defining emo masterpiece on its 23rd anniversary

The Maghreban

Connection Zoot

Ron Trent presents WARM

What Do the Stars Say to You Night Time Stories

Rewire Festival 2022: A go-to destination for exploratory sounds

Amare concert hall 8 April

Park Jiha

The Gleam tak:til/Glitterbeat

Alai K

Kila Mara On the Corner

Sunday Mix: Shielding

Sublime ambient music from the Stockholm resident

Polaris Festival © Constantino Bedin

Polaris 2018: The intimate Alpine festival continues to get the balance just right

Verbier, Switzerland 29 November
No Bounds Festival 2018 © Frankie Casillo

No Bounds 2018: The Sheffield festival expands on the bold vision of Hope Works

Hope Works, Sheffield 12 October


A collection of oddball disco and percussive house jams



The Blackest Ever Black affiliate turns in a mix populated entirely by his unreleased productions

Nene H

One of the most exciting new faces on Berlin’s club circuit steps up for Crack Mix 220

Experimental sounds and thoughtful curation shape Terraforma 2018

Villa Arconati, Milan 29 June


The classically trained producer turns in a warm mix of slow-mo house, broken-beat techno and swinging minimal

Picturesque slopes and blockbuster names at Polaris Festival

Verbier, Switzerland 7 December