XLR8R - logo

News

Eskmo Signs to Ninja Tune, Gives Away Free Track

In the midst of celebrating 20 years of releasing excellent electronic music, Ninja Tune found time to pen a deal with San Francisco's Eskmo, and sign the burgeoning tunesmith to its roster. Read more » 

  • Filed under: news
  • 07/08/2010

Watch "Fissa Tune" From Exploited Records' Homework



Not saying that you have to, but if you watch this video stoned, you might end up thinking it's the best thing ever. Amsterdam-based DJ/production duo Homework recently released its Fissa Tune EP, and the video for the title track is totally weird, warmly colorful, oddly funny, and chock full of DIY special effects. Read more » 

  • Filed under: news
  • 07/08/2010

L-Vis 1990 Readies New EP for Night Slugs; Listen to the Title Track "Forever You"

Exclusive

While London's Night Slugs imprint has undoubtedly been one of the most exciting labels of 2010, its discography to date has only featured a few bits and pieces from joint bossmen Bok Bok and L-Vis 1990. As of next week, that situation will be remedied, as the latter will be dropping the Forever You EP, a five-track release featuring the bubbling future-house sounds that L-Vis 1990 is known for. Read more » 

  • Filed under: news
  • 07/08/2010

Watch the Video for Katy B's New Benga-Produced Single



Earlier today, Rinse posted the video for "Katy on a Mission," the first single from the UK chanteuse's forthcoming new album. Read more » 

  • Filed under: news
  • 07/08/2010

Teen Daze to Tour California

Well, it seems like the mystery of exactly who is Vancouver's Teen Daze will finally be solved, as the blissful, hazy electronic pop crafted by the musical entity is set to be shared up and down North America's West Coast this August. Read more » 

  • Filed under: news
  • 07/08/2010

Download a Free DJ Mix From Brenmar

Brooklyn DJ/producer extraordinaire Brenmar has been hard at work crafting remixes, his own tunes, and tracks for his band These Are Powers, but still found time to put together this awesome mix of soulful, club-appropriate selections for free download. Read more » 

  • Filed under: news
  • 07/08/2010

Listen to Gilles Peterson's Brownswood Podcast

Following the recent release of his label's compilation album, Brownswood Electr*c, BBC Radio 1 personality Gilles Peterson grabbed his label co-conspirator and compilation curator, Alex Stevenson, to share and chat about the tunes featured on the 15-track release. The podcast features tracks from Mount Kimbie, Mosca, B. Read more » 

  • Filed under: news
  • 07/08/2010

Follow us on...

Get the lowdown weekly newsletter

XLR8R Downloads Player