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Hudson Mohawke Chats by the Fire with Red Bull Music Academy

Glaswegian beat-making wunderkind and one of XLR8R's favorite saviors of music last year, Hudson Mohawke has long been a producer of interest for this publication. His recent remix for UK grime icon Wiley sent our heads spinning with its alter-dimensional rave sound, and now here's something a bit more personal from the beatsmith. Read more » 

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  • 05/27/2010

Watch Scratcha DVA's YouTube Picks, Plus Download a New Mix

Over on the Fabric blog, UK funky phenom Scratcha DVA has curated an interesting selection of YouTube videos (check out the drumming three-year-old!) and offered up a free mix in anticipation of his FabricLive set. Check out the mix and tracklisting below!

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  • 05/27/2010

Jubilee Tours Europe and Drops a New Mix

XLR8R favorite Jubilee is about to undertake a massive European tour, and to whet fans' appetites, she's prepared an excellent mix showcasing some of her current favorites. The mix is titled "BQE," and you can download it here. Check out the tracklisting and her tour dates after the jump! Read more » 

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  • 05/27/2010

Second Dark Disco Party Goes Down This Weekend With Ikonika, Michna, Actress, House of House, and More

This Memorial Day weekend, in lieu of barbecuing and guzzling beer with your family, take the opportunity to dance around like a maniac and guzzle beer with a bunch of your favorite producers and DJs at the Dark Disco party Sunday, May 30 in New York. Read more » 

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  • 05/26/2010

James Ruskin and Kevin Gorman Set for Release On Berghain 04.2

Blueprint label founder and producer James Ruskin (pictured) along with Mikrowave label founder and producer Kevin Gorman will each see tracks released on wax as the second part of the lead-up to Berghain 04, mixed by Ben Klock. Read more » 

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  • 05/26/2010

[KONTROL] Celebrates Five Years With Craig Richards

[KONTROL], San Francisco's premiere techno party, is celebrating five years of bringing the Bay Area's real party people together with a special installment featuring London's Craig Richards and Zurich's Die Galoppierende Zuversicht. Read more » 

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  • 05/26/2010

Strictly Rhythm Wins Independence, Talks to Resident Advisor

Definitive '90s house label Strictly Rhythm has announced that after years of fighting with Warner Bros. for the rights to its own catalog and remaining under the wing of the Defected label since 2007, on September 1 it will once again become independent for the first time in eight years. Read more » 

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  • 05/26/2010

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