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Watch New Video From J-Wow of Buraka Som Sistema



Buraka Som Sistema compatriot J-Wow just dropped his debut single on Mad Decent, entitled "O Dedo," which comes with remixes from Bird Peterson and SBTRKT. Read more » 

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  • 05/26/2010

Slugabed, Free the Robots, Mux Mool, Teebs, Shlohmo, Baths, DevonWho, and More to Play Emerg-N-See Festival

July 16 through 19 in the scenic country setting of Macleay, OR, the seventh annual Emerg-N-See festival will get underway with a host of some of the freshest, most interesting electronic-music producers the US, Canada, and Europe have to offer. Among the artists included in the four-day music, art, and camping extravaganza are LA beat-makers Baths, DevonWho, Free the Robots, and Teebs, along with loads of other great producers the likes of Mux Mool, Shlohmo, Slugabed, Eprom, and NastyNasty. Read more » 

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  • 05/26/2010

Re: The NSFW Video For Huoratron's "Corporate Occult"



Hello, this is a message from the law offices of Culture, Music & Film. I'm writing you in regards to a class-action lawsuit on behalf of director Chris Cunningham, the makers of The Blair Witch Project, the Species franchise, and people with respectable taste in music and film everywhere. Your video for the song "Corporate Occult" by Huoratron, which was directed by one Cédric Blaisbois, is in violation of a number of ethical and aesthetic codes set forth by artists who aim to uphold a standard of decency for audio-visual art presented to people who love good music and film. Read more » 

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  • 05/26/2010

Disco-Edit Pioneer Walter Gibbons Gets Retrospective From Strut

Walter Gibbons, the man responsible for originating the reel-to-reel edit, which gave way to the now ubiquitous art of remixing, is finally being honored for his pioneering work as a DJ and producer with a forthcoming retrospective from compilation and re-issue label Strut. Read more » 

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  • 05/25/2010

Frank-n-Dank's Frank Nitt Releases Debut Solo EP

J. Dilla collaborator and half of Detroit's gritty rap duo Frank-n-Dank, Frank Nitt just released his debut solo EP, Jewels In My Backpack, on Delicious Vinyl. Read more » 

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  • 05/25/2010

Hear a Random, Unreleased Track From Flying Lotus



Not long after the release of his highly touted third album, Cosmogramma, LA beat don Flying Lotus let loose with this unreleased bit of music from his hard drive via his Twitter account, tweeting, "I forgot to give you this...". Read more » 

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  • 05/25/2010

Stream the New Solvent Album

It's been six years since Toronto-based artist Solvent released a proper full-length, but all that ends today with the release of Subject to Shift, his latest effort for the venerable Ghostly label. The album is available for purchase on iTunes, but XLR8R is offering the chance to preview the entire album right here on our website. Read more » 

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  • 05/25/2010

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