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Sid LeRock Set to Drop 'Everything' on Shitkatapult

Berlin-based Canadian techno fiend Sheldon Thompson (a.k.a. Pan/Tone, Gringo Grinder, etc.) is getting ready to drop his latest record as Sid LeRock, Tout Va Bien or "Everything is Fine." Tout is the first album from LeRock in the four years since he released Keep it Simple, Stupid, and will be released June 25 on Shitkatapult. Read more » 

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  • 05/12/2010

Listen to the New Sigha EP on Hotflush

When running down the short list of labels pushing dubstep forward into the future, Scuba's Hotflush imprint surely makes the cut. On May 24, another high-quality release will be added to the Hotflush stable, this time courtesy of London producer Sigha. Read more » 

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  • 05/12/2010

Read XLR8R's May/June Issue For Free!

XLR8R 133: The Q+A Issue

For this May/June issue, nearly every feature found within takes the shape of an interview. Whether it's our scribes getting the scoop from the likes of Trailer Trash Tracys and DaVinci or Warpaint sitting down with cover star Ariel Pink, the Q+A Issue gets up close and personal with a slew of the summer's most talked-about artists. Read more » 

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  • 05/12/2010

Triangles... So Hottt Right Now

Our friend and contributor Philip Sherburne recently tipped us to the fact that, damn, record-cover designers sure are loving them some triangles of late. Read more » 

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  • 05/12/2010

Stream New EP From Melé Now

Fresh-faced UK club tune crafter Melé just dropped his second EP of bass-heavy international rhythms. Bombay comes to us five years into Melé's beat making career, and with a seal of approval from the likes of Toddla T and Sinden. The always interesting Mixpak label released the six-track EP yesterday, which comes complete with remixes from HeavyFeet, French Fries, and Nadastrom. Even better, you can stream the whole thing before making a dash for your nearest internet retailer. Read more » 

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  • 05/12/2010

Listen to Dâm-Funk Talk Music, Twitter on Australian Radio

Just before our man Dâm-Funk takes off to traipse about the southern hemisphere on his tour of Australia and New Zealand, he spoke with Soul Glow radio and the guys that do the Spare Hands blog. Read more » 

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  • 05/11/2010

Ninja Tune Celebrates 20 Years in a Big Way

Come September 20, one of the UK's premiere forward-thinking, independent electronic labels, Ninja Tune, will celebrate 20 years of releasing music. This is no milestone to let pass by unnoticed, so the two Ninja Tune founders, Coldcut's Jon More and Matt Black, have planned out a big celebration. Read more » 

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  • 05/11/2010

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