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Richie Hawtin Takes Magic Cube on Tour

Richie Hawtin must have recently watched The Matrix, because he and his Minus crew have broken their self-imposed 10 weeks of silence by unveiling The Cube.

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  • 05/07/2008

Word Of Mouth

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  • 05/07/2008

Hiero Imperium Announces Tour

They've pushed releases from indie hip-hop artists for the last decade, created what Rolling Stone deemed "the number three most recognizable band logo in history," and started a streetwear line. Now, the Hiero Imperium crew is set to embark its Freshly Dipped Tour, a lengthy slew of North American dates celebrating 10 years of business for the label.

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  • 05/07/2008

Pon Di Wire: UB40 Row, Booyaka Exhibit, The Mighty Bop in JA

The UB40 singer drama continues. After announcing recently that U.K. singer Maxi Priest would assume lead singer duties after the departure of former lead Ali Campbell, now comes word that Ali’s brother Duncan will share the role. Duncan sings seven songs on a new UB40 album, which also features Ali’s final performances with the band. Read more » 

Reason Conference Reveals Software’s Secrets

Can you arrange an entire song from a single Roland TR 606 drum kick? Producer James Bernard proved such a thing is possible using Reason Version 4. Is Reason’s new Thor semi-modular synth (pictured above) as “patchable” as its analog cousins? Read more » 

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  • 05/06/2008

Loading... Tecmo Bowl Returns, Bourne Conspiracy on Xbox

Tecmo Bowl Returns!
Any way you slice it, Tecmo Bowl, released for the NES in 1989, was and still is one of the best football games ever to grace a home console. And this week, old-school digital gridiron heads were rewarded for 19 years of patience, as Tecmo announced that Tecmo Bowl will be returning this fall to the Nintendo DS in the form of Tecmo Bowl: Kickoff.

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Chromeo Readies North American Tour

After tearing up the stage at Coachella and collaborating with SoCal art collective Three Legged Legs for a short film, P-Thugg and Dave 1 will hit the road this summer for a round of tour dates that will include several summer festivals and probably a lot of mayhem. The shows begin a fews days before Chromeo's Fancy Footwork: Deluxe Edition hits the stores, so the duo should be in especially high spirits for the performances below.

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  • 05/05/2008

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