Balerica, balearic music, balearic house and other variations is a syncretic genre of music best described as relaxed, laid-back and warm dance music hovering somewhere where deep house, downtempo and yacht rock meet. The name refers to the Spanish Balearic Islands, particularly Ibiza, where the sound originated in clubs including Cafe del Mar and Amnesia in the late 1980s.

Love Makes Magic is a classic-album-in-waiting from JIM

The first album from UK producer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Jim Baron (aka Ron Basejam, aka Crazy P co-founder) under his JIM persona sounds to this writer like a triumph.
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Claremont Editions Vol 3: A warming winter Balearic treat from Claremont 56

The third edition of Claremont 56's compilation series gathers low-tempo high-temperature grooves via label rarities, unreleased versions and brand new music too.

Exclusive: Dive Into Bruno Belissimo’s ITALA Mixtape

Take a glorious tour from space disco to the great beyond with Bruno Belissimo on a new mixtape in support of his new LP Ghetto Falsetto.


Just Announced: Movement 2024 Set Times – All Stages

Set times have been announced for all stages and all three days of the 2024 installment of Movement, America's most cherished techno festival taking place in Hart Plaza, Detroit on Memorial Day weekend, May 25 through May 27 2024.