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King Midas Sound to Release 7" Single on Hyperdub

London's King Midas Sound recently shared a brand-new video for the latest Waiting For You single, "Lost," and just announced that the group's label, Hyperdub, will be releasing the same song on a 7" record. Read more » 

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  • 08/17/2010

Listen to XLR8R's Celebration of Curation Mix

All month long, the people at online mix hub Mixcloud have been hosting a series they've dubbed Celebration of Curation. Each day in August, they've enlisted a different website, radio station, online store, or other sort of cultural outpost to assemble an exclusive mix and guess what? Today belongs to XLR8R. Read more » 

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  • 08/17/2010

Rustie's Debut For Warp Revealed; Check Out His New Mini-Mix

Talk of the first release for Warp from Glaswegian wonky beat maker Rustie has been floating about for quite some time now, and finally, information of substance has been released on the topic. On October 5, a five-song record by producer Russel Whyte, called Sunburst, will be released, marking the third EP in his discography. There's still no talk of a full-length album, but these brand-new numbers should work well to whet the appetite of Rustie fans everywhere. Read more » 

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  • 08/16/2010

Listen to Drowned In Sound's Chronological Dubstep Mix

This week, music and culture website Drowned in Sound is running a load of exclusive content based around the decade-plus milestone of the existence of dubstep and post-garage music. The whole thing is called Subliminal Transmissions and kicked off today with this interesting and well-conceived mix chronicling the bass-laden arc of dubstep and its various permutations. Read more » 

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  • 08/16/2010

Four Tet, Dâm-Funk, Matmos, Caribou, Massive Attack, Bonobo, and More Play MoogFest

The year's festival based on music directly and indirectly inspired by the exploits of synthesizer innovator Robert Moog, MoogFest 2010, looks to be quite the jump-off; it's moved from New York City to Asheville, North Carolina (where the Moog company is based), it's spread over the course of three days, and it hosts some of the most well-known and well-regarded names in indie, hip-hop, and electronic music. Read more » 

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  • 08/16/2010

Watch Tricky's New Video for "Murder Weapon"



While we wait for the latest album from iconic DJ/producer Tricky, we can whet our appetites with this first video to come from Mixed Race, a boxing piece based around lead single "Murder Weapon." Read more » 

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  • 08/16/2010

Stream an Awesome Acid-House Mix From Optimo

Well, JD Twitch's and JG Wilkes' highly regarded and sorely missed Optimo party might be long gone, but that doesn't mean their stellar mixes need to die, too. Just a couple of days ago, the fellas threw together a great collection of acid house for their Radio Magnetic podcast, and we just had to spread the good word. Read more » 

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  • 08/13/2010

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