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Pit Er Pat
High Time
Thrill Jockey
Release Date: October 21

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Adultnapper Makes a Few U.S. Appearances

Audiomatique artists don't often travel to the U.S. (ridiculous Visa requirements make this an understandable fact), so it's always a treat when one of the label's makers of modern techno and house announce Stateside dates. Okay, so maybe Brooklyn-based Adultnapper is one of the few on the roster who actually lives on the U.S., but the ex-PHD student and punk rocker has a few shows planned throughout the month of August before he heads over to Europe. Read more » 

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  • 08/01/2008

eLZhi and Black Milk Team Up for Album

Black Milk is making beats again, this time steering the production helm for Slum Village memeber and Detroit colleague eLZhi's debut solo album.

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  • 07/31/2008

Third Congotronics Disc Planned

Following Democratic Republic of Congo group Konono No. 1’s success and critical acclaim for its follow-up compilation, Congotronics 2, Belgian label Crammed again returns to Kinshasa, DRC for the series’ next release.

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  • 07/31/2008

Ghostly Signs School of Seven Bells

Ghostly loves any music that's slightly futuristic and hard to pin down, so the label's latest signee, School of Seven Bells, is a noteworthy addition to the roster.

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  • 07/31/2008

Parra, Geoff McFetridge Get Retrospective

London's Kemistry Gallery, the only exhibition space in the U.K. that's completely graphic design-centered, recently asked 11 artists that had previously shown work at the space to participate in Retrospective-One.

The exhibition will feature all manner of graphic-design creations–from collages and light boxes to hand-drawn typography and prints–on display from Parra, Geoff McFetridge, Experimental Jetset, Zak Kyes, NMo, Simon Svärd, Cut-Up Collective, Jay One, Eine, Sanderson Bob, and James Joyce.

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  • 07/31/2008

Kidz in the Hall's Double O Assaulted

Word was just received today that Double O (left), one half of hip-hop duo Kidz in the Hall, was assaulted by bouncers at nightclub this past Saturday in Tempe, AZ.

From a recent press release:

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  • 07/30/2008

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