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Nightshifters Releasing New Singles Compilation in September

Berlin/New York-based party-starting music hub Nightshifters is finishing up work on an upcoming compilation of its favorite singles from its discography, along with a few brand-new ditties thrown into the mix, too. Entitled Nightshifters Selections One, the release features 16 tracks culled from the past two years, including jams from Rob Threezy, AC Slater, Rampage, Hostage, Udachi & Jubilee, and label head DJ Donna Summer. Read more » 

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  • 07/22/2010

Preview Kingdom's New EP on Night Slugs

Hot on the heels of its latest record from label head L-Vis 1990, London's Night Slugs is dropping That Mystic, a new EP from NYC's Kingdom. The five-song release showcases Kingdom's love for pulsing house grooves punctuated by off-kilter percussion and plenty of chopped and/or pitch-shifted R&B vocal snippets. It's heady dance music, to be sure, but it's also well suited for folks who excitedly track the latest jams on BET's 106 & Park. The EP comes out next week, but you can listen to the first three tracks here on XLR8R.com. Read more » 

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  • 07/22/2010

Aeroplane's Vito De Luca Talks In-Depth About Break Up, New Album

Last month, Belgian space-disco outfit Aeroplane announced that one of its two members would be going his separate way, leaving the project a solo affair. Read more » 

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  • 07/22/2010

Delorean Releases New Single, Tours With Lemonade

Barcelona's Balearic-flavored dance-pop outfit (and former XLR8R cover stars) Delorean is now a month and a half from the release of its wonderful Subiza album, and have has been busy touring the world sharing the good word (and tunes) with all who will listen. Now, the quartet is ready to do it all over again, and this time they'll have their latest single in tow. Read more » 

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  • 07/21/2010

Nadastrom Delivers Mixpak FM's Second Podcast

A couple months after its inaugural podcast from UK DJ/producer Melé, Mixpak FM dropped its second DJ mix of the series, this time from Washington, DC's Nadastrom. Read more » 

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  • 07/21/2010

Kyle Hall and Eliot Lipp to Play Detroit's We Like Music Festival

For only one day in September, the We Like Music Festival will take over parts of downtown Detroit for an explosive celebration of forward-thinking music and art. The unusually brief music festival just announced the lineup of artists and performers that will push their wares from within one of two venues. Read more » 

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  • 07/21/2010

Labtekwon Shares "Onyxx Sphinxx" Video From Forthcoming Album



Baltimore's leftfield hip-hop MC/producer Labtekwon just shared this video for the song "Onyxx Sphinxx," which is taken from his forthcoming album, NEXT: Baltimore Basquiat and the Future Shock. Read more » 

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  • 07/21/2010

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