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Sonar Festival Announces Huge Line-Up

If you weren’t already thinking up a ton of reasons why you should ditch your day job and trek out to the pristine beaches and beautifully moderate climate of Spain, …

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Massive Attack to Tour US for First Time in Four Years

The last time UK trip-hop forefathers Massive Attack made it to the US, the tour followed on the heels of a contractually obliged compilation of greatest hits and unreleased materials …

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Epstein's Discography Gets Reissued; Download a Free Sampler

Roberto Carlos Lange (a.k.a. Epstein) certainly knows how to keep busy, as evidenced by a string of releases under his other alias, Helado Negro, and collaborations with Prefuse 73, amongst …

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Video Premiere: VOICEsVOICEs "Origins"

LA shoegazers VOICEsVOICEs’ new Origins EP has been garnering accolades from all over the musical landscape, and with lush production by Prefuse 73, it’s easy to understand why. The first …

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Communikey Festival Announces Lineup

Boulder, Colorado, might not be known as a hotbed of electronic music, but the lovely mountain city is hosting what promises to be one of spring’s best US festivals in …

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Martin Kemp Comes to the US for Select Shows

The 2-step/funky/garage/bass sound of Martin Kemp is coming to the US for two very special nights. The London-based DJ and producer will be making his American debut at San Francisco’s …

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London's Plastic People Under Fire

Popular Shoreditch-area club Plastic People has come under fire from the local Hackney town council over concerns about crime prevention and public nuisance claims. Though the council hearing regarding the …

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Dublab and Stones Throw Dig for Gold with Secondhand Sureshots

So here it is: the guys that run Dublab (Bryan “Morpho” Younce and Mark “frosty” McNeill) gathered up four LA-based beatsmiths (Daedelus, J.Rocc, Ras G, and Nobody), sent them on …

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DFA's Been Busy in 2010

Yesterday, we reported on the upcoming single from Gavin Russom’s latest moniker, The Crystal Ark, to be released in March on DFA, and now we’ve got more to share. The …

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New Techno Albums Coming from Hrdvsion, Pier Bucci

While this isn’t exactly shocking, Berlin’s always-churning techno scene is cooking up some potentially pleasing listens for spring release. Two of the most exciting options include a new album from …

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Black Moth Super Rainbow Frontman to Release Second Solo Album

Tobacco, the elusive, partially anonymous frontman for Pennsylvania’s psych-pop outfit Black Moth Super Rainbow, is about to deliver his follow-up to the 2008 debut solo album, Fucked Up Friends. Maniac …

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Gavin Russom Reveals New Project, Single

The man behind the epic proto-techno jams of Black Meteoric Star, DFA bad-boy Gavin Russom, returned home after spending over a month on tour in Brazil with a new set …

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Festival Nrmal and MtyMx Bring the Noise to Mexico

Within a week-long period in March, two festivals of epic proportions will be taking place in Mexico’s lovely city of Monterrey (pictured above). First up is the Festival Nrmal, which …

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Kon & Amir to Release Third Volume of Their Mix Series

East coast duo Kon & Amir are set to bring forth the third installment of their Off Track mix series April 26 via BBE. We talked to the crate digging …

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Juan MacLean in the House on Next DJ-KiCKS Release

Almost a decade and a half after its first release, !K7’s DJ-KiCKS series is being treated to less of a typcial DJ mix and more of a music history lesson, …

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Daedelus Gets Portentous on New Album

The upcoming album from Daedelus is a study in juxtapositions: 19th-century China rubs up against the tele-technological future, organic sonic textures play with electronics, and hope is mixed with an …

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Robag Wruhme Joins the Circus Company for Latest EP

Robag Wruhme, best known as one-half of house duo The Wighnomy Brothers, has joined the eclectic Circus Company fray for his latest EP, PrOVIANT. Featuring four tracks, the EP displays …

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Tracey Thorn to Release New Album

Tracey Thorn, the singer-songwriter best known for her seminal role in Everything But the Girl, will see her latest album released this May. For Love and Its Opposite, Thorn has …

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