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Stream a Kitsuné Mini-Mix

As previously reported, the folks at Kitsuné are readying the seventh edition of their Kitsuné Maison series, with the forthcoming version titled The Lucky One.

We know the series as being a collection of hard-hitting tracks best-suited to the dancefloor, and Maison Seven is no exception, with cuts from Crystal Fighters, La Roux, 80 Kidz, and Phoenix, among others. Stream a mini-mix of the comp here.

Maison 7:
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  • 05/15/2009

Buraka Som Sistema Gets Remixed

We've learned a lot about the sound of kuduro lately, thanks to Buraka Som Sistema. The Angolian form of music rose to prominence earlier this year, when the Lisbon, Portugal-based group released Black Diamond, and now we can't get enough of them.

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  • 05/14/2009

Kevin Saunderson Talks History Elevate

With his previously announced, two-disc remix retrospective release, History Elevate, about to drop and Detroit's annual Movement Festival less than two weeks away, one would assume Kevin Saunderson has little time to talk. Read more » 

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  • 05/14/2009

Appleblim Plots North American Tour

Word of Appleblim's appearance at this year's MUTEK festival got out a few weeks ago, but Stateside dubstep fans not in Montreal are in for an even bigger treat, as the Apple Pips boss has announced nine additional North American dates. These shows mark his first-ever U.S. appearances.

He'll kick off the tour tomorrow night at Scuba's Sub:stance party in New York, then travel west, for appearances in California, Vancouver, Oregon, and, uh, Texas.

Appleblim:
05/15 New York, NY - Love
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  • 05/14/2009

Dopplereffekt to Play Rare U.S. Shows

If any artist or band can claim the word "elusive" as a descriptor, it's Detroit's Dopplereffekt. The four-man outfit has been crafting its electronic music since 1995, but members still hide behind their German pseudonyms, rarely perform live, and there are no known interviews with the band (although it does have a MySpace page).

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  • 05/13/2009

The Juan MacLean Remixes Chairlift

Chairlift proved itself a darling among indie music lovers the world over last year. The Juan MacLean—whose latest album, The Future Will Come, was released in April via DFA—got his remixing hands on the band's track "Evident Utensil" and left his disco stamp all over it.

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  • 05/13/2009

Artist to Watch: Voodeux

Who: Voodeux
Where: Boston, MA / Philadelphia, PA

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  • 05/13/2009

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