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New Single From Blunted Robots, Shortstuff to Tour US

One of the latest additions to the UK's ever-growing bass music scene, fledgling label Blunted Robots last week unveiled its third release: a double single featuring Night Slugs boss Bok Bok on one side and Brackles & Shortstuff on the other. Read more » 

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  • 03/17/2010

Download a New Tigerbass Mix From Cex

Looks like Tigetbeat6's East Coast-reppin' bad boy, Cex, is back to his old tricks. Not long after his return to the now-Berlin-based label with the glitchy ambience of 2009's Bataille Royale, Rjyan Kidwell pays his dues on the Tigerbass mix series. Read more » 

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  • 03/17/2010

Mutek 2010's Initial Lineup Includes Moritz von Oswald, Theo Parrish, Matmos

The 11th edition of Montreal's Mutek festival is happening this June, and with the announcement of the electronic gathering's initial lineup, it is apparent that Mutek is going to have its best year yet. Featuring headlining performances from Matias Aguayo, the Moritz von Oswald Trio, Matmos, and many more XLR8R favorites, the fest continues to eschew the simply trendy in favor of more reliably astounding performers. Early-bird passes are now on sale at the festival site. Check out the full lineup after the jump! Read more » 

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  • 03/16/2010

Minimal Legend Robert Hood Releases New M-Plant Records Podcast

The man almost solely responsible for the minimal techno genre, Robert Hood, has just released a podcast over at EPM Music. Read more » 

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  • 03/16/2010

Orbital Returns for Select US Dates

The legendary UK electronica (yeah, we just said "electronica") pioneers Paul and Phil Hartnoll, better know as Orbital, are retooling their live set for a handful of US dates in the weeks to come. Read more » 

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  • 03/15/2010

New Album Coming From A Guy Called Gerald

Techno and acid-house veteran A Guy Called Gerald returns again to the album format after years spent dropping singles on disparate labels across the globe. Read more » 

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  • 03/12/2010

Ableton and Novation Premiere The Live Beat Series in LA and SF

Music hardware and software giants Ableton and Novation are joining together for a series of workshops premiering in Los Angeles and San Francisco next week. Read more » 

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  • 03/12/2010

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