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Weekly Chart: Angel

Every once and a while, unlikely supergroups emerge, and Angel is one such collective. Featuring members of Pan Sonic, Schneider TM, and Múm, Angel is an analog-monster of beastly proportions that has thus far released two live recordings on the Bip_Hop and Oral imprints, and has the much-anticipated Kalmukia release in the works.

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  • 06/26/2007

Daily Download: Worthy "Irst_Te (Christian Martin Remix)"

"Irst_Te" is a dose of the heavy-hitting space-tech music that dirtybird keeps cranking out. With Christian Martin (one-half of the Martin brothers) summoning the drum & bass demons, Worthy's single could easily make a NASA space shuttle an instantaneous rager.

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  • 06/26/2007

Daft Punk Preps Electroma

Daft Punk may be responsible for turning the electro-house genre into a legitimate movement, but the French duo isn’t satisfied to stop there, and has prepped its directorial debut with a long-awaited feature-length film, Electroma.

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  • 06/25/2007

Duck Down Records Goes All Out

The year was 1992, and Enta Da Stage (Nervous Records) by Black Moon, was the album rocking real hip-hop fan’s domes. Different from the often-cartoonish gangster rappers of the time, Buckshot and crew brought high-def resolution to “reality rap” on tracks like ”Who Got The Props” and “How Many Emcees (Must Get Dissed).”

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  • 06/25/2007

XLR8R Weekly Top Ten: Merzbow, Fog, Numbers

Wiley Playtime Is Over Big Dada

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Up! Up! Up!

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  • 06/25/2007

Gear Alert: The AmpliTube Jimi Hendrix

With EQ racks that rival Hollywood studios and sample collections spanning classical instruments to analog synths, IK Media has been a good friend to many-a-producer with its software applications. Now the plug-in giant is throwing rockers a bone with the AmpliTube Jimi Hendrix experience.

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  • 06/25/2007

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