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Vanishing Video On xlr8r.com

Vanishing's video for the track "Cuckoo Split" comes straight off Gold Standard Lab's first-ever DVD compilation as the label treks through its archives. Best of all, the Region-free DVD will play anywhere!

Lab Results Volume One is out now on Gold Standard Labs.

 

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  • 11/24/2006

Elements: Field Day Clothing

Each issue XLR8R unearths the hottest new styles and designers in its Elements section. For the December issue (#103), we showcased pieces from Oakland, CA-based designer Trinity Cross.

Field Day Striped Tie Event

 

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  • 11/24/2006

Elements: Bag This

Each issue XLR8R unearths the hottest new styles and designers in its Elements section. For the December issue (#103), we got our hands on a couple of purses that will make excellent Christmas presents-even if you're just giving them to yourself.


Geoff McFettridge Small Problem tote bag for 2K

 


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  • 11/23/2006

Foreign Islands Release Restart Now!

If you live in New York you've likely heard of Foreign Islands, the musical foresome known around the city for their own style of the electronic-spiced-rock formula oozing from every pore of the music world these days. Having carved out a reputation in one of the toughest cities to crack, the boys take their music to further parts of the country now, with Restart Now!, their full-length follow-up to 2005's EP.

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  • 11/23/2006

Antibalas Signs To Anti, Preps New Album

Brooklyn-based collective Antibalas (means "bulletproof" in Spanish), a group known for its politics as well as its dozen or so members, has always given a twist to the standard afrobeat formula, and that's likely to continue with their recent signing to Anti Records.

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  • 11/22/2006

Elements: Shoe Blazing

Each issue XLR8R unearths the hottest new styles and designers in its Elements section. The latest footwear, featured in our November issue (#102), showcases bold patterns and unlikely color schemes, which we couldn't help but fall in love with. We think you will, too.

 


Etnies Plus

 


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  • 11/22/2006

Mutek Goes To Argentina

The ever-expanding MUTEK empire takes its first trip to Argentina this year, with MUTEK Buenos Aires. Though still a much smaller operation than its North American counterpart, the festival features a notable lineup of artists bringing their technology-driven music to the stage, much of it based in the realms of minimalism and techno.

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  • 11/22/2006

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