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Beasts of Play Radio: New Year’s Eve 2018

Beasts of Play Radio: New Year’s Eve 2018

We went live with TYLER this New Year’s eve for a special edition of Beasts of Play Radio. You can view the full broadcast below, featuring a ton of favorite vinyl-only releases from the past year. Wishing you all love and peace in the New […]

Mix Monday: BPM Festival Live on BE-AT.TV

Mix Monday: BPM Festival Live on BE-AT.TV

For this week’s Mix Monday, we can really only recommend one thing that EVERYONE should be listening to… the live broadcasts that are coming out of Mexico for the BPM Festival January 9th through the 18th! BE-AT.TV is broadcasting 16 hours of live music EVERY […]

DJ Three sits down with Resident Advisor

DJ Three sits down with Resident Advisor

A must hear Resident Advisor interview from October with one of our favorites! DJ Three has been a listener, contributor and influencer in American house and techno since the late 80s. Here he walks us through his insights and observations over the years, from throwing […]

The Poetry of Life on Planets

The Poetry of Life on Planets

Baltimore duo Life on Planets have made a considerable impression on dance music with their poetic songwriting in 2014.  The lyrics on tracks like Fields of the Sun, Showers, Fork in the Path, and Apollo hold just as much weight in print as they do in the club. […]

Life on Planets at the Marcy Hotel

Life on Planets at the Marcy Hotel

It’s a cool March evening in Brooklyn and a line of people crowd the door outside of a small unmarked row house.  As we enter we’re immediately greeted with a big grin and a can of beer by our Life on Planets host.  “Glad you made it!” […]

Save the Beasts: It Goes Deeper than Melissa Bachman

Save the Beasts: It Goes Deeper than Melissa Bachman

We take a break from our normal Mix Monday segment to share a post from a friend of the site on a subject close to our hearts.  Megan Schmith first came across the petition against hunter Melissa Bachman on a Facebook Post by Jonny White […]

Interviews: Lomez

Interviews: Lomez

Baltimore based DJ/Producer Lomez has had a busy year, with performances across the globe including Miami, Ibiza, Oslo and NYC, and releases out on My Favorite Robot, Viva and his own Better on Foot label.  Recently back in the states after an eventful summer in […]

First Post: Welcome to Beasts of Play!

First Post: Welcome to Beasts of Play!

Greetings and welcome to Beasts of Play!  This site is dedicated to celebrating the creative people and innovative music of the untamed underground.  Our focus is electronic music, specifically that fuzzy area where House and Techno intersect.  We will be releasing official mixes on a […]