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  • 01/08/2008

Boogie Preps Limited-Edition Book, Paris Exhibitions

Simply known as Boogie to his fans, the Serbian-born photographer first garnered notice with stirring photographs of his war-torn homeland. One green card and a move to Brooklyn later, he now documents life on the fringe, from gangsters to junkies to some of New York's most notorious neighborhoods.

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  • 01/08/2008

The Politik Announces Remix Album and Artwork Competition

Now that making a remix version of one’s album is a commonplace, expected practice, more and more artists have turned to their fans and are holding remix competitions for those albums. Bémbé Ségué and Mark de Clive-Lowe, the force behind future-soul project The Politik, follow that trend this month, with a contest to rework not just the music on their 2007 self-titled album, but also its artwork.

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  • 01/08/2008

Top 10: Autechre, Luciano, Jimpster

Luciano
Jah is My Navigator
VP
Release Date: February 12

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Crystal Castles Announce Tour

They hate showing their faces to the public (as just about every photo of them will attest) and rarely give interviews, but Toronto duo Crystal Castles just can't stop gaining popularity with the masses. At least, that's the only plausible explanation as to why, on their forthcoming tour, Alice Glass and Ethan Fawn have scheduled stops that include everywhere from Brooklyn to DeKalb (a northern Illinois town known as the birthplace of barbed wire).

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  • 01/07/2008

I Do What I Want When I Want

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  • 01/07/2008

2008 Nu-Jazz, Electronic, and Global Albums Announced

Ubiquity, Six Degrees, Environ, and others plan top flight first quarter.

Nu-jazz, nu-soul, broken-beat, leftfield jazz, and downtempo music galore will fill your record racks, hard drives, and music players this spring. New release announcements have begun, with a variety of labels and genres gearing up for a musically resplendent first quarter (in music biz slang, that’s January through May).

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  • 01/07/2008

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