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Omar-S Takes on Fabric Series

Omar-S—or Alex Omar Smith, if you prefer his given name—recently explained that the artists he releases through his FXHE imprint are all from Michigan, "because people from Detroit or Michigan need to be heard."

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  • Filed under: news
  • 01/15/2009

Top 10: Addled, K'NAAN, Ramadanman

Addled
Heartbreachno
Moodgadget
Release Date: February 17

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Jeremy Jay Announces Sophomore Album

One year after the release of his debut album, A Place Where We Could Go, Jeremy Jay is ready to unleash another batch of garage-tinged pop with Slow Dance.

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  • 01/15/2009

Lonliness

Dynamic unveiled this video from Stimming just hours ago. "Lonliness" is the Hamburg-based producer's debut single, and it should quench any doubt that harmonicas can't be embedded into a minimal techno composition (assuming anyone’s actually stopped to ponder that concept).

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  • Filed under: video
  • 01/14/2009

Odd Nosdam Scores Skate Film

David P. Madson (a.ka. Odd Nosdam) has made public his enthusiasm for skateboards with his latest offering. The S.F.-based producer teamed up with Element Skateboards to score the film This is My Element, and, as is usually the case with this hard-working lad, he's gone beyond the call of duty here. Madson tailored each track on the new album to fit the style of its respective skateboarder, which means he dabbled in everything from boom-bap to folk rock. Read more » 

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  • 01/14/2009

Gigolo Records Announces New Comp

Supposedly, Gigolo Records boss DJ Hell took over a year to select the tracks on the label's forthcoming Eleven compilation.

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  • 01/14/2009

Deep Red to Perform at The Zipper

Deep Red, the collaborative project between Hercules & Love Affair keyboardist Morgan Wiley, bassist Andrew Raposo, and the voluptuous vocalist Nomi Ruiz, will perform this Friday, January 16 at The Zipper Factory.

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  • Filed under: news
  • 01/13/2009

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