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Scratcha DVA to Drop New 12" with Fatima on Hyperdub

Marrying the fresh sounds of percussive UK funky and the age-old essence of soul, the latest release to come from Scratcha DVA (a.k.a. Scratcha, a.k.a. DVA) will be a 12" for the DJ/producer's tune with UK crooner Fatima, "Just Vybe (Soule:Power Mix)." Read more » 

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  • 08/31/2010

Stream New Album, Watch New Video, and Check out Tour Dates from Spoek Mathambo

It's been a long time coming, but Spoek Mathambo's debut full-length album is finally here. Just today, BBE released the 14-song Mshini Wam, and simultaneously hooked up The FADER with a full preview of the album, which is available for 48 hours here. Read more » 

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  • 08/30/2010

Italians Do it Better Releases Early Tracks on Compilation

Though it's been available for months through the label's mailorder, the Solid Gold compilation from Mike Simonetti's (pictured above) Italians Do it Better label just recently made its way onto retailers' shelves. Read more » 

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  • 08/30/2010

Watch Aphex Twin Live at L.E.D. Festival with Die Antwoord



Even though we're still not exactly sure what to make of the South African art-rap troupe Die Antwoord, seeing Aphex Twin's name alongside theirs immediately piqued our interest (we like videos of new Aphex Twin sounds, if you'll remember). This piece shows the two outfits performing together this past weekend at the London Electronic Dance Festival. Read more » 

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  • 08/30/2010

Watch Black Milk's New "Deadly Medley" Video



Detroit MC Black Milk is getting to release his new full-length, Album of the Year, in a couple of weeks on the Fat Beats label, but he's shared this video to kickstart our appetites in the meantime. Read more » 

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  • 08/27/2010

Juan Atkins, Faust, and Gibby Haynes Reinterpret Psychic Ills' Music on Upcoming 12"

For the fourth volume of RVNG's FRKWYS series, the New York label corralled a group of seemingly disparate musicians and producers to pay homage to Brooklyn experimentalists Psychic Ills. Read more » 

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  • 08/27/2010

Ostgut Ton to Issue a New Compilation for its Fifth Birthday

Berlin-based house and techno label Ostgut Ton is nearly half a decade old. In that time, the imprint has dropped releases for the likes of Marcel Dettmann, Ben Klock, Shed, and Scuba, among many others. Those well-regarded releases helped solidify its place in the world of dance music, a position equally bolstered by Ostgut Ton's Berghain/Panorama Bar affiliations. Read more » 

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  • 08/26/2010

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