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Bob Blank Retrospective Coming Soon on Strut

In the heyday of disco, if you were a young, out-of-pocket group looking for quality recording and production work, there was one go-to studio and one in-house producer to rely on: Bob Blank and his Blank Tapes studio. Read more » 

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  • 01/07/2010

Nguzunguzu Gives Away Self-Released EP for Free Download

Following their free mix that LA-based Nguzunguzu hooked us up with for the holidays, the world-beat and big-bass-toting duo has bestowed another gift upon the internet's masses. Read more » 

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  • 01/06/2010

South Rakkas Crew Drop a Free New Album

It's been a minute since boundary-pushing dancehall outfit South Rakkas Crew have released some original new music, which is perhaps why the guys are feeling especially generous and rewarding their ever-patient fans with a free new album. Entitled The Stimulus Package, the record is available today for free download over at the Mad Decent website. Read more » 

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  • 01/06/2010

Maga Bo Drops New Free Mixtape

Though based primarily in Rio de Janeiro, DJ/producer Maga Bo is a man of the world—not only set on delving deep into the world's many cultures, but consistently working on combining them within in his mixes and production work. Maga Bo's methods, which usually include using his laptop, a microphone, and some local flavor, are showcased in full on his latest mixtape, Outras Terras. Read more » 

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  • 01/06/2010

Bok Bok Releases Free January 2010 Mix

Our friend Alex "Bok Bok" Sushon of London's Night Slugs has just dropped an 18-track heater of a mix on Lower End Spasm to ring in the new year. Read more » 

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  • 01/04/2010

Ghostly Shares Its Decade-End Favorites

We've already established through our recent series of year-end posts that we love making lists, and, duh, you love reading them. Now, XLR8R would like to share a list we love. Read more » 

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  • 12/28/2009

Ben UFO Drops New Mix, Preps Boxing Day Bash

This time of year, most people are preparing for a few days of presents, overeating, and insufferable relatives. Ben UFO has other ideas. Read more » 

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  • 12/23/2009

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