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MJ Cole to Release New EP This March

Following a couple of his singles and EPs released last year, not to mention our own podcast from the veteran UK DJ/producer, MJ Cole will drop a brand-new EP via his own Prolific Recordings label. The Satellite EP will feature four tracks of the UK garage/funky sounds and styles Cole is renowned for, and will be available to purchase on March 7. Read more » 

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  • 02/07/2011

Blawan to Drop New EP Via R&S Records

Another fine DJ/producer doing the damn thing in London, Blawan has moved on from Ramadanman's burgeoning Hessle Audio label to the illustrious R&S Records roster for the release of his next 12". Read more » 

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  • 02/07/2011

Salem to Tour North America This Spring

After the midwestern creeps and former XLR8R cover stars of Salem shocked and awed the mass of music fans worldwide with their monolithic King Night LP, they're now set to take that show on the road with a tour of North America in the latter half of March. Read more » 

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  • 02/07/2011

Listen to James Blake's Debut LP Now

Well, folks, if live performances, music videos, and Feist covers weren't enough to hold you over until February 8, you can now indulge your curiosities of what 2011's first truly anticipated LP might sound like, and listen to James Blake's self-titled debut album. Read more » 

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  • 02/04/2011

Mexicans With Guns to Drop Debut Album in May

The masked man behind San Antonio's Mexicans With Guns, a certain Ernest Gonzales, has just announced that his forthcoming debut full-length is scheduled to be released on May 10 via the Innovative Leisure and Friends of Friends labels. The LP is called Ceremony and features 14 tracks of the producer's brand of Latin-inspired, bass-heavy beat music, along with guest appearances from the likes of Freddie Gibbs, Helado Negro, Zackey Force Funk, and Nocando, among others. Read more » 

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  • 02/04/2011

Freerange to Release Eighth Edition of Colour Series Comp

London's Freerange imprint is set to release the eighth in its Colour compilation series on which it collects the label's favorite tracks of the year along with four exclusive cuts from its roster. Read more » 

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  • 02/04/2011

Video Premiere: RJD2 as The Insane Warrior "The Water Wheel"



So, Philly's premiere vinyl excavator RJD2 has a brand-new side-project called The Insane Warrior. Under that new moniker, DJ/producer Ramble John Krohn just released the album We Are the Doorways (listen to that here), which is apparently a John Carpenter- and Brian Eno-influenced soundtrack to a sci-fi horror film that doesn't yet exist. And we now have the first effort of pairing images with RJ's fresh sounds with the brand-new video for "The Water Wheel." Read more » 

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  • 02/04/2011

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