Posts by Theo Kotz (@theokotz)

Shelley Parker

The London DJ, producer and composer delivers an hour of moody cuts for the rave


Tear-out techno-as-catharsis by one of the Midwest’s most ferocious DJs

Fabrizio Mammarella

The Italian selector takes a left turn into the stranger reaches of his record collection

Selections: Clara!

Female-fronted reggaeton and hip-hop as chosen by the DJ behind the Reggaetoneras mixtapes

Kelly Lee Owens

The Welsh producer turns out a short and sweet collection of idiosyncratic techno

Mix roundup, June

10 mixes you need to hear this month

Shyboi, Batu, Beautiful Swimmers, Rosehips and more feature on our roundup of mixes from May

Elena Colombi

The London-based selector gets deep and spooky

Selections: FAKA

A playlist of South African dance music selected by the queer arts collective

Gil Scott Heron

Gil Scott-Heron – Mixed by Barry Adamson

A tribute mix to the great American poet and singer, on the eighth anniversary of his death

Jamie Tiller

The esteemed digger spins a tight selection of rubbery beats and oddball sounds

Selections: Mairo Nawaz

A restorative playlist of soothing piano tracks, smooth soul and warm disco from the De School resident

Gabber Eleganza, Hardcore Soul

Old skool rave (1992-5) – Mixed by Gabber Eleganza

A mind-bending journey through golden-era hardcore from the Italian archivist


Hard-hitting, propulsive techno from the mind behind X-TRA.Services

Selections: Femi Kuti

The iconic saxophonist and bandleader selects a playlist covering jazz, RnB and Afrobeat

Kornél Kovács

The Studio Barnhus DJ gets weird and woozy in honour of DJ Screw.