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Preview an Upcoming Compilation from Jimmy Edgar's Ultramajic Imprint

Last year, Jimmy Edgar's Ultramajic imprint launched Metaphysix, a series of compilations each with their own conceptual theme. The forthcoming Correspondence collection will serve as the series' third installment, and reportedly focuses on the musical relationship between Paris and the Ultramajic entity, presenting "ostensibly disparate producers from around the world translating similar musical ideas through cultural barriers." Read more » 

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  • 08/18/2014

Darkside Splits "For Now," Shares New B-Sides

Darkside—the collaboration between Nicolas Jaar and guitarist Dave Harrington—has announced the project will go on hiatus following a final performance in Brooklyn next month. Read more » 

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  • 08/18/2014

Stream the Title Track from Caribou's Upcoming LP, 'Our Love'

Earlier this summer, Dan Snaith revealed plans to release his sixth studio album as Caribou later this year, entitled Our Love. The record is due to drop via Merge/City Slang on October 7, and in the meantime, its title track has been made available to stream. Read more » 

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  • 08/18/2014

Watch a Live Performance from Todd Terje

A new video of an ambitious, headlining live set from nu-disco figurehead Todd Terje has surfaced online. Read more » 

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  • 08/18/2014

Stream The Bug's Upcoming LP for Ninja Tune in Full

Earlier this summer, The Bug announced plans to release Angels & Devils via Ninja Tune, his first full-length album under the alias since 2008. Read more » 

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  • 08/18/2014

The Lowdown: This Week's XLR8R Top 10 with Mu-Ziq, Ben UFO, Flying Lotus, and More

Throughout the week, a whole lot of material gets posted here on XLR8R. And while we know—and love—that some hardcore readers will eagerly pour over every single news story, interview, podcast, video, and MP3 download that appears on the site, we also realize that for most people, it's impossible to see everything, which means that some quality XLR8R content is likely to get missed in the hustle and bustle of everyone's daily lives. In the interest of making it easier for everyone to catch up, every Friday we present The Lowdown, a weekly wrap-up of the top 10 tidbits from our site. Read more » 

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  • 08/15/2014

Check Out Space Dimension Controller's Set from Dekmantel Festival

With recordings of Ben UFO's and Joey Anderson's excellent sets from the
Dekmantel Festival surfacing this week, we've spent much of the past few days reliving some of our favorite moments from the recent Amsterdam festival (an event we deemed one of the year's best electronic gatherings). Now, another highlight of Dekmantel has made its way to the web, with Space Dimension Controller's "lovably irreverent" set now available to hear/watch in full. Read more » 

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  • 08/15/2014

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