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Watch Dark Party's "Patrol Patrol" Video



Eliot Lipp's and Leo 123's Dark Party project just dropped a brand-new EP, entitled Patrol Patrol. The release comes complete with two original tunes and a couple remixes from Mux Mool and Michna, and now, only a week afterwards, we've got this fresh music video for the EP's title track. Read more » 

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  • 06/30/2010

Download: Au Revoir Simone "Another Likely Story (Neon Indian Remix)"

For his remix of Brooklyn trio Au Revoir Simone's "Another Likely Story," young producer Alan Palomo delivers a patently lo-fi rendition inspired by driving, cosmic Italo-disco under his Neon Indian moniker. A motorik synth bassline soaked in phaser effects and hyper-compressed drum beats provide the track's backbone, providing enough stability to allow the warbling melodies and thinly layered vocals to waft about at will. It all adds up to a much darker sound than usual for Neon Indian, but it's particularly nice to hear him back to his old tricks after that strangely 'well-produced' number he did for Green Label Sound. The Night Light remix album, which also contains productions from Aeroplane, Clock Opera, Bass Clef, and more, is out July 5. 

Average: 7.1 (42 votes)
 
 

Don Rimini is Going to 'Nlarge' You

Now here's a solicitation for enlargement that we can get behind. Parisian DJ/producer Don Rimini is set to deliver his new EP on Mental Groove, entitled Nlarge Your Parties. Read more » 

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  • 06/29/2010

Richie Hawtin's Gear Jacked in France

Yesterday, on Richie Hawtin's Facebook profile, the DJ/producer announced that he'd been the victim of theft last Friday night in Paris. While staying at Hotel Costes during his Plastikman tour, someone broke into his room and made off with a whole load of expensive hardware necessary for his live performances. Read more » 

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  • 06/29/2010

The Glitch Mob to Launch Summer Tour, Shares Live Video

A little over a month after releasing its debut full-length album, Drink the Sea (we've still got it streaming in full over here), LA beat crew The Glitch Mob is ready to set out on a lengthy tour of the UK, US, and Australia. The trio is heading out for its kick-off gig in Amsterdam July 1, but before that, they've got a big of live video to share with the masses to show just what's in store for you at The Glitch Mob concerts. Check that out, and some tour dates, after the jump. Read more » 

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  • 06/29/2010

Download: Egyptrixx "Phones (Sharkslayer Nassau VIP)"

Label: Top Billin

A couple of Fridays ago, we posted the premiere of the second of Sharkslayer's annual DJ mixes, entitled Dead Men Tell No Tales. The Finnish duo included a few of its own productions within the mix of club-ready tunes heavy with low-end, including this remix of Egyptrixx's (pictured above) "Phones." Rubbery bass melodies, crunchy four-on-the-floor beats, wonky noise explosions, and sparse percussion all work together with precision and tenacity in Sharkslayer's treatment, which is essentially a slightly tweaked, lengthy edit of the tune on all kinds of performance-enhancing and psychotropic drugs. (via Discobelle

Average: 7.8 (31 votes)
 
 

Mount Kimbie to Tour with The xx this Summer

The two fellas of UK- (enter whichever genre title you wish here) outfit Mount Kimbie, Dominic Maker and Kai Campos, are mere weeks from releasing their long-awaited debut full-length album for Hotflush, Crooks & Lovers. Yesterday, we got a taste of that upcoming record with the song "Field," and now comes news of what the duo will be doing pre- and post-album release. Read more » 

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  • 06/29/2010

Tormenta Tropical Kicks Off East Coast Tour Tonight

Though born and bred in two of the finest cities on the West Coast, the globally minded dance music jump-off known as Tormenta Tropical is heading east for a small string of tour dates. Resident DJs and Bersa Discos label heads Disco Shawn and Oro11 (both pictured above) will convene with fellow DJs and producers for four exclusive parties in Baltimore, New York City, Washington, D.C., and Brooklyn. Read more » 

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  • 06/29/2010

Totally Enormous Extinct Dinosaurs Shares New Video for "Garden"



The brightly colored dance tunes from UK producer Totally Enormous Extinct Dinosaurs are matched with equally effervescent visuals in this video for "Garden," from the recently released All in Two Sixty Dancehalls EP. Read more » 

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  • 06/29/2010

Podcast 148: Moby's Old-School Rave Mix

It's easy to throw around words like 'legend' and 'pioneer' when talking about electronic music, and let's face it, half the time people won't say boo about these labels, most likely because they don't know who they hell you're talking about. But when it comes to true-blue dance music heavy-hitters, the kinds of artists that even your mom has heard of, it's hard to top Moby. Read more » 

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