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DJ-Kicks Presents Henrick Schwarz

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!K7's acclaimed DJ mix series sees Germany's Henrick Schwarz as its next participant. Schwarz has long been known for his versatility in music choices, which range from funk and house to disco, jazz, techno, and soul.
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  • 08/30/2006

New At INCITE Online, August 29

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  • 08/29/2006

Serena-Maneesh On Tour

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Norway's most inquisitive power rockers known for pushing limits (and genres) hit the road this fall for an extensive North American and European Tour. Obsessed with taking rock to a more daring and experimental format than it's seen in recent years, the band delivers aggressive guitars mixed with blues riffs and ethereal vocals that rooted in countless influences, from My Bloody Valentine to The Stooges. Such chaos should translate well into a live setting.

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  • 08/29/2006

Universal Signs Free Music Deal

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Vivendi Universal, the largest label in the record industry, has signed a deal to make its catalogue available for use on a free, legal downloads service. Songs will become available online in the US and Canada through Spiralfrog, a New York based service whose aim appears to be taking on iTunes, and they might actually give the digital download leader a run for its money.
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  • 08/29/2006

LA Women Exhibition Opens

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LA Women is a celebratory depiction of Los Angeles women as seen through the eyes and lenses of photographers Estevan Oriol, Gregory Bojorquez, Patrick Hoelck, Tony Ward, and tattoo artist Mr. Cartoon. This exhibition also marks the second anniversary of the 1156 gallery.
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  • 08/28/2006

Headman To Release On

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Robi Insinna is well known for remixing the likes of Franz Ferdinand, Mylo, Scissor Sisters, and others, as well as his regular spot as the official Soulwax Tour DJ. Now we see another side of Insinna as he releases his latest Headman album. Featuring a special blend of disco, 70's rock, and 90's house, the album also includes vocals from the lead singers of The Rapture, Radio 4, and The Books.
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  • 08/28/2006

Play Herbert's Virtual Memory Game

XLR8R was lucky enough to catch the Herbert show live in San Francisco this weekend, and riding the wave of inspiration we caught while watching the performance, we headed over to his site only to discover the Moving Like A Train game. It's sort of like a virtual version that old memory card game you used to play as a kid, only each card contains a picture of something Herbert used for making his album. Don't be surprised to find parrots, shampoo bottles, and boxes of cereal among the various instruments. Read more » 

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  • 08/28/2006

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