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Villalobos Cancels, Plastikman Returns, Kid Rock Arrives, Ravers Descend Upon Detroit



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  • 06/01/2010

Stream the New 'Deeper' Cooly G Track Now



We caught wind of this new tune premiere from former XLR8R cover star Cooly G over on FACT. Read more » 

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  • 06/01/2010

Stream Converse's Band of Ballers Mixtape, With Of Montreal, Jim Jones, The Black Lips, and Other ATL Faves

Bringing its love of b-ball, music, and Atlanta to the world, Converse presents Band of Ballers, Read more » 

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  • 06/01/2010

Delorean Host 2nd, Bigger Off-Sonar Party, Plus Download a Free Mix

A little bit more than a week ago, we gave you the lowdown on Hyperdub's off-Sonar party along with a free mix from a friend of XLR8R favorites Delorean, K**O. Now, their Desparrame blog is co-hosting an even bigger, wilder post-Sonar event on June 20, featuring L-Vis 1990, Bok Bok, Rustie, Untold, Swindle, Deadboy, Slackk, and Elijah & Skilliam, the Rinse FM-associated duo who have prepared a grime mix in anticipation of the event, which you can download here. Check out the tracklisting and the flyer for the event after the jump! Read more » 

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  • 05/31/2010

Uproot Andy Tours Europe, Plus Download an Exclusive Mix

Brooklyn's Uproot Andy brings his post-geographic electronics to Europe starting tonight, and with dates alongside ZZK, Bomba Estereo, Schlachthofbronx, and others, his eclectic sounds are certain to reach even more ears. In anticipation, he's also created the Brousse Criminal Mixtape in conjunction with tour mates Douster, Jay Weed, and Tête de Tigre, which you can download here. Check out the tour dates after the jump! Read more » 

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  • 05/28/2010

Video: Juan MacLean "Feel So Good"



We can't decide if the guy busting a move in this video is a total dweeb, totally awesome, or maybe a little bit of column A and a little bit of column B. Regardless of the answer, there is always room in our hearts for upbeat piano house, so The Juan MacLean's "Feel So Good," a new track made especially for his new DJ-KiCKS compilation, definitely hits the spot. Read more » 

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  • 05/28/2010

Decibel 2010 Features Ikonika, Luke Hess, Fennesz, Detroit Legends

While we already know that Detroit legends Kevin Saunderson, Theo Parrish (pictured), and Carl Craig are making appearances at this year's Decibel festival in Seattle, we've been wondering which other acts will augment the early autumn celebration of electronic music and arts, and with today's announcement of a preliminary line-up, it is certain that this year's fest will be its best edition yet. Read more » 

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  • 05/28/2010

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