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Tour: Prefuse 73

Scott Herren (a.k.a. Prefuse 73) will wrap up 2007 with a tour in support of his forthcoming full-length, Preparations, set to drop on Warp on October 23. Herren already debuted his appreciation for atmospheric glitch at a series of large events last month, which included performances at Brazil’s No Ar Coquetel Molotov Festival and London, Ontario’s LOLA Festival.

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  • 10/16/2007

Dr. Freeze

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  • 10/15/2007

XLR8R Weekly Top Ten: Cut Copy, Grizzly Bear, Oren Ambarchi

Cut Copy “So Haunted” Modular

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JB Classics and Sneaker Pimps Team Up

Jason Bass’ San Francisco-based sneaker line JB Classics has teamed up with the kings of the shoe-enthusiast game, the touring sneaker show, Sneaker Pimps, for another exclusive collection of limited-edition kicks. As any kid with a monthly shoe budget can attest, this new collaboration is more of the ridiculously colorful retro-Jordan madness that will have small hip-hop shops and online sneaker nerds in full on slobber mode.

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  • 10/15/2007

Eliot Lipp Preps Mush Debut

Eliot Lipp will join the likes of Caural, Nobody, and Busdriver on the Mush roster with the release of his latest album, The Outside. A recent bulletin from the Brooklyn-based producer states that techno and hip-hop continue to influence Lipp's music, and that the new album will be "something that is both recognizable and completely futuristic." Not that it really matters how The Outside gets pigeonholed, since most of what Lipp touches is golden. Read more » 

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  • 10/13/2007

Cold Hands

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  • 10/12/2007

Gear Alert: iDJ2 Put To The Test

Numark’s remarkable solo-iPod iDJ2 DJ mixing console was announced in January 2007, made its official debut at gear conventions in August, and was finally released for public consumption September 10. So how does it perform? We’d like to know, but so far the major gear-review web portals such as Gizmodo and CNET are bereft of anything more than cursory feature lists and PR-provided photos.

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  • 10/12/2007

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