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Ableton Releases Much-Anticipated Max for Live

From the music-production and live-performance software giant Ableton, in conjunction with the masterminds that brought you Max/MSP, Cycling '74, comes the long-awaited Max for Live, released today. Read more » 

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  • 11/24/2009

DJ Star Eyes Featured on New York on the Clock

DJ Star Eyes (a.k.a. former XLR8R editor Vivian Host) is featured in the newest installment of New York on the Clock, where she talks about her genesis as a DJ and member of NYC's Trouble and Bass crew. Check it!


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  • 11/23/2009

Javelin Tours and Invites Fans to Create Record Covers

As they did on their debut, Brooklyn's Javelin will once again be screenprinting over record sleeves acquired from thrift shops for their latest 12" on Thrill Jockey. (To check out some awesome examples of their past work, go here). But this time around, the guys are inviting fans to send in their own thrifted record covers, personalizing the record in a truly unorthodox way. Read more » 

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  • 11/23/2009

Bleep, Give Up Art, and Shaun Bloodworth Team for N/S/E/W Project

What started as a home-grown collaborative project to document the new electronic-music underground between Sheffield-based photographer Shaun Bloodworth and the Give Up Art design studio has grown into something larger with the assistance of Bleep.com. Read more » 

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  • 11/20/2009

New Joy Orbison Mix & Four Tet Remix Preview

UK dubstep/future garage phenom Joy Orbison recently dropped on new mix on the Ministry of Sound's Greenmoney radio show. Armed with new-ish tunes from several like-minded producers and a few of his own unreleased productions, Mr. Orbison offers a nice purview of UK bass music's more refined side. Read more » 

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  • 11/20/2009

Floating Points Remixes Sebastien Tellier

Our faithful friends at FACT have just posted a super-limited download of Sebastian Tellier's "L'Amour et La Violence (Floating Points Remix)," up for grabs for just one week. Snag it while you can.

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  • 11/20/2009

Minus and Raster-Noton Present CONTAINER

It's been 10 years since the last time artists from electronic labels Minus and Raster-Noton collaborated on the New Forms release and performance project in Leipzig, Germany. Now, the minimalist audio and visual masters are again combining their efforts for CONTAINER, a night of ideas and new takes on performance at WMF in Berlin. Contributing to the event are label heads Richie Hawtin, Olaf Bender, and Carsten Nicolai along with choice visual artists Matthew Hawtin and Ali Demirel and performers JPLS and nibo, who will be "introducing an experimental platform of performative interaction that promotes the labels' overlapping conceptual structures to form a unique laboratory of sound." Ladies and gentlemen, welcome to the future of live music. Check out more info and the flier below. Read more » 

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  • 11/20/2009

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