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Watch Jacques Greene Make a Live Track



Canadian house producer Jacques Greene may not be too keen on sharing his given name or a clear image of his visage, as he displayed in our recent piece about him, but he will apparently let you watch him make tracks live. In preparation for the Destination Tokyo! Tour, a trek across Canada that features producers like Ango, Lunice, Greene, and others, the folks over at Red Bull Music Academy and Exclaim have put together this cool video of the Montreal-based artist doing his thing live and on the fly. Read more » 

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  • 02/09/2011

Optimum to Release Second Hum + Buzz 12" This March

London-based DJ/producer and co-owner (with tunestress Ikonika) of the Hum + Buzz label, the Bubblin'-featured Optimum will soon release his imprint's second record, a 12" featuring two hottly tipped productions. Read more » 

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  • 02/09/2011

Games Start New Imprint, Change Name to Ford & Lopatin

Though the particulars weren't exactly clear, the production duo of Joel Ford and Daniel Lopatin (whom we've had the pleasure of speaking with not long ago) recently came into some sort of legal battle over their band name, and have since decided to change it from Games to the even more practical moniker Ford & Lopatin. But that's not all the pair has been up to. Read more » 

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  • 02/09/2011

Gang Gang Dance Signs to 4AD, Announce New Album

Gang Gang Dance, the internationally influenced psych-noise-pop quartet from Brooklyn, just announced it will be moving from its longtime label, The Social Registry, onto the illustrious roster of 4AD for the release of its next LP, entitled Eye Contact. Read more » 

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  • 02/09/2011

Prefuse 73 to Release New Album Featuring Trish Keenan, Zola Jesus, and More

Veteran crate digger, sample splicer, beatsmith, and all-around production guru Guillermo Scott Herren (a.k.a. Prefuse 73) has announced that he will release a new album under his longtime moniker, an 18-track record of collaborations with strictly female singers called The Only She Chapters. The LP will drop on April 26 via Warp, and will feature the vocal talents of the late Trish Keenan of Broadcast, Zola Jesus, Nico Turner of VOICEsVOICEs, Shara Worden of My Brightest Diamond, and more. Read more » 

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  • 02/09/2011

Pantha du Prince to Release 'Black Noise' Remix Album in April

One of last year's finest ambient/minimal techno albums, Black Noise by Pantha du Prince, is now being treated to a load of remixes and a subsequent release come April. XI Versions of Black Noise is precisely what it sounds like: 11 different takes on songs from the beautiful record by 11 different artists, including The Sight Below, Animal Collective, Moritz Von Oswald, Efdemin, Four Tet, Pantha du Prince himself, and more. Read more » 

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  • 02/08/2011

Schlachthofbronx to Release New EP Via Mad Decent Next Week

The low-end-obsessed party starters of Germany's Schlachthofbronx have a fresh EP coming down the pipeline next week via Diplo's Mad Decent label. Called Nasty Bass (where do they come up with this stuff?!), the four-song release will feature guest vocalists Spoek Mathambo, Timberlee, and Bigspace, and will drop the day after Valentine's Day (February 15). Read more » 

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  • 02/08/2011

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