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New Bok Bok Mix for Stag and Dagger

OK, let’s get the obvious part out of the way: XLR8R loves Bok Bok. If it seems like we’re writing about the guy every four seconds, well, that’s because we …

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ZZK's El Remolón Gives Away New Mixtape for Free Download, Tours

Buenos Aires cumbia-toting groove maker Andrés Schteingart (a.k.a. El Remolón) just offered a brand-new mixtape of tropical remixes, dirty mash-ups, and mid-tempo heaters courtesy of the ZZK label. The party-starting …

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Robert Hood to Release New Sci-Fi Themed Album in June

Veteran minimal techno producer Robert Hood has readied his first album to be released since 2009’s reissue of his 1994 classic, Minimal Nation. Based on the 1971 film of The …

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Øya Festival Announces 2010 Lineup Featuring M.I.A, Raekwon, Lindstrøm & Christabelle, and More

Oslo’s Øya Festival might not only be the greenest of its kind, but quite possibly also the largest. The massive five-day live-music extravaganza features 200 bands playing throughout 30 clubs …

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Video: Delorean on Yours Truly

Earlier today the folks at Yours truly unveiled a new video starring some of our favorite Spaniards (and current cover boys), Delorean. Shot last fall in Barcelona, the video features …

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Jamie Stewart Collaborates With Vaginal Davis—and Wants Your Hair

Legendary musician, performer, filmmaker, and queer-core queen Vaginal Davis will be hosting Xiu Xiu’s Jamie Stewart (among many) as part of her upcoming performance piece at PS 122, “Speaking from …

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Listen to the New Jesse Rose EPs

A few weeks back, we previewed a pair of new EPs from house producer Jesse Rose. Since our last report, the release dates have been moved up a bit, as …

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School of Seven Bells to Deliver 'Disconnect' in July

One of the few actual bands on the austere Ghostly label, School of Seven Bells has announced the follow up to its 2008 debut album, Alpinisms. The forthcoming record has …

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Mary Anne Hobbs Curates "Volcano Refugee Party"

Like many artists and DJs from across the pond, DJ and tastemaker Mary Anne Hobbs got stuck in the US last week due to that pesky volcano eruption in Iceland. …

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Wolf + Lamb to Release Its First Artist Album

It’s been over a decade since the two Brooklyn natives behind Wolf + Lamb, Gadi Mizrahi and Zev Eisenberg, came together under their own flag to bring the world a …

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The Sight Below Readies North American Tour for May

Following hot on the recent praise for his sophomore album, It All Falls Apart, Rafael Anton Irisarri (a.k.a. The Sight Below) is taking his ambient guitar textures and pattering, minimal …

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Stream the New Flying Lotus Album Now!

As the North American release date for Flying Lotus’ third album, Cosmogramma, approaches, fans are being treated to more and more from the long-awaited release. The latest to trickle onto …

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Villalobos, Derrick May, Booka Shade, and More New Names Announced for Detroit's Movement Festival

Weeks before Detroit’s 10th annual electronic music festival, Movement, is about to spring into high gear May 29-31, the festival just announced that Ricardo Villalobos will be making an exclusive …

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Chromeo Announces August Album and Tour

Electro-synth-hop-hip-pop heads Chromeo have announced the August release of Business Casual, the band’s third full-length, to arrive on Atlantic Records. Cassius’ Phillipe Zdar mixed the NYC/Montreal band’s record, which also …

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Mule Set to Release Powerhouse Records in May from KZA, Ekkohaus, and Soulphiction

One of the most sadly overlooked labels in the world is Japan’s Mule Musiq, for while DJ Sprinkles (a.k.a. Terre Thaemlitz) records almost exclusively for the label, many of its …

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Ramadanman & Midland Drop New Single on Aus; Preview "Your Words Matter"

Although London producer Ramadanman has made a name for himself as one of the founders of the excellent Hessle Audio imprint, today he is releasing a single on another label, …

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Download Gilles Peterson and Kieran Hebden's Podcast Tribute to Steve Reid

Though Steve Reid may not be a household name, nearly anyone born before 1990 has heard the percussionist’s recordings—from Martha & the Vandellas’ “Dancing in the Street” to James Brown’s …

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Zero T Readies Contribution to Fabriclive Mix Series

UK drum & bass head Zero T has just finished up his own contribution to the illustrious Fabriclive mix series. The DJ set comes comes nearly 10 years after DJ/producer …

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