XLR8R - logo

News

Daily Download: Microfilm "After Dark (Warmdesk Remix)"

They've only been at it a year, but Matthew Mercer and Matt Keppel–producing together as Microfilm–have already received praise from the likes of LFO and Rob Da Bank's BBC Radio 1 show. Taking cues from choppy disco and German minimalism, Mercer and Kepple turn "After Dark" into a serene-yet-danceworthy track.

Read more » 

  • Filed under: news
  • 07/19/2007

Zune Barbeques with Mos Def, UGK, E-40

Apparently, the digital-music innovator Zune is bent on hosting more than an assortment of tracks for download and rad software.

Read more » 

  • Filed under: news
  • 07/18/2007

MF Doom Tours, Preps Tons of Projects

Daniel Dumile is probably one of the only hip-hop artists who could seriously give Madlib a run for his money in terms of monikers and production output. The Southeast London native (raised in Long Island) started his career as Zev Love X before assuming the MF Doom alias, and his work is all over projects like Dangerdoom, Madvillain (with the aforementioned Madlib), Metal Fingers, and more.

Read more » 

  • Filed under: news
  • 07/18/2007

Divebomb

Read more » 

  • Filed under: video
  • 07/18/2007

Pon Di Wire: Beenie Man, Bobby Konders, Mad Cobra


Beenie Man.



Read more » 

  • Filed under: news
  • 07/18/2007

Kim Hiorthøy Preps New Record

Norway-bred, Berlin-based Kim Hiorthøy isn’t as huge a name as, say, Prins Thomas or Lindstrøm, but this guy’s role in the Scandinavian dance music scene is undeniably important.

Read more » 

  • Filed under: news
  • 07/18/2007

Daily Download: Crunc Tesla "Firewalk With Us"

Ex-Dragons of Zynth member Crunc Tesla is the new grime occultist. "Firewalk With Us" finds the sci-fi master in the deepest bass lair this side of Kode 9. Featuring K-Swift, Seraphim, and Diego Maradona, this track would suffice well in any club with a seance room.

Read more » 

  • Filed under: news
  • 07/18/2007

Follow us on...

Get the lowdown weekly newsletter

XLR8R Downloads Player