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XLR8R to Curate Three Days of Incubate 2011 With Theo Parrish, Motor City Drum Ensemble, Julio Bashmore, Ben UFO, and More

XLR8R is pleased to announce that we will be curating three days of cutting-edge dance music for the annual Incubate festival in Tilburg, Netherlands. Taking place at Midi Theatre and …

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Video Premiere: E*Rock "The Palace of Light (Revisited)"

Portland-based multimedia artist/producer E*Rock has tapped fellow multimedia artist Yoshi Sodeoka to craft a video for his latest record’s opening track, “The Palace of Light (Revisted).” The results are a …

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Listen to Tracks From Terence Fixmer's Forthcoming EP

Montreal’s Turbo imprint is set to continue building its extensive discography with a new EP due next week from progressive techno stalwart Terence Fixmer. Marking the French producer’s second contribution …

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JTRP Readies New EP For Deep Teknologi

Almost a year since the pair’s first contribution to T.Williams’ and S.E.F.’s collective/label Deep Teknologi, the German duo JTRP is set to return to the imprint with a new EP …

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Planet E Announces New 12" Comp

Amidst all the activity Carl Craig’s Planet E imprint has been undertaking this year in celebration of its 20 years in existence, the label has quietly been putting together a …

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Watch a Short Tour Documentary on Chad Valley, and Catch Him Live in September

British singer-songwriter-producer—and releaser of this fine piece of electro-pop—Chad Valley (a.k.a. Hugo Manuel) just announced that he’s going on a run of tour dates throughout North America this September. It’s …

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Listen to the New Album from Pursuit Grooves

A few weeks back, we got word about a new album from genre-melding NYC artist Pursuit Grooves. Entitled Frantically Hopeful, the album will be released on July 4 via the …

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self-titled Checks in With Zomby for a Lengthy Q+A on His New Album

The elusive gentleman behind Zomby finally spoke—with XLR8R contrib Andrew Parks’ self-titled—about his signing to 4AD, his musician father’s recent death, and what his new album’s title, Dedication, means to …

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Video: Africa Hitech "Out in the Streets"

The boys of Africa Hitech have been busy in 2011, particularly following the release of recent album 93 Million Miles. A couple of weeks back, Mark Pritchard put together some …

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Paco Osuna to Release Brand New Single

Just because we haven’t covered Paco Osuna much since we featured him as an Artist to Watch back in 2009 doesn’t mean that the Spanish techno legend hasn’t been busy. …

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Check Out FACT's Top Albums of the Year So Far

Hey, we all do it—”it” being self-promoting our favorite albums or tracks of the year “so far.” So we can’t begrudge our kindred spirits over in London, FACT, from doing …

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Latest FRKWYS Installment to Feature Daniel Lopatin, David Borden, Laurel Halo, James Ferraro, and Samuel Godin

RVNG Intl. has just announced the seventh installment of its experimental FRKWYS series, FRKWYS VOL. 7. Following the release of FRKWYS VOL. 6, with its avant-garde explorations courtesy of Julianna …

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Download Lando Kal's Direct Current Mix

Dutch record hub Rush Hour just posted this incredible mix by Lazer Sword cohort and recent Berlin transplant Lando Kal, and it’s a bit of a departure from his band’s …

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Modeselektor and Jahcoozi Collaborate on Kenyan Hip-Hop Project

The plan for the BLNRB-NRBLN project was set in motion back in 2009: Berliners Modeselektor, Jahcoozi (pictured above), and Gebrüder Teichmann would travel to Nairobi, Kenya to “meet, mix, and …

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Grab Oneman's Set From WNYU's Table Tennis Show

Last Friday, the XLR8R-approved TURRBOTAX® party brought London DJ Oneman down to WNYU’s studio for a live-to-air session on the Table Tennis radio show. So if you missed his recent …

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Ricardo Villalobos Talks About His New ECM Project

Today, FACT posted a comprehensive interview with the minimal giant, Ricardo Villalobos, about his new project with Max Loderbauer in which the pair remixes classics from the traditionally untraditional ECM …

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Video Premiere: Anika "No One's There"

Although XLR8R’s fare usually consists of experimental electronic sounds and next-shit dance music, we’ve long had a love affair with the late-’70s/early-’80s post-punk and no-wave scenes, too. This throwback from …

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Listen to a New Track From Motor City Drum Ensemble

With only a matter of days left before the latest installment of the renowned DJ-Kicks series is unleashed on the world, the German producer/DJ behind the forthcoming mix, Danilo Plessow …

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