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Gene's Liquor Launches Imprint with 12" from Laurent

LA-based collective and online retailer Gene's Liquor has launched its own imprint with a 12" from Laurent (a.k.a. IVVVO). Read more » 

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  • 10/21/2014

Wild Oats Preps New EP from K15; Hear a Track Now

Kyle Hall's Wild Oats label will release the five-track Insecurities EP from burgeoning London artist K15 later this month. Read more » 

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  • 10/20/2014

Synkro Reveals Upcoming 'Transient' EP for Apollo

English producer Joe McBride (a.k.a. Synkro, who also serves as half of the Houndstooth-affiliated Akkord pair), has announced plans to drop a new EP via Apollo, the sister label to Belgium's well-regarded R&S imprint. Read more » 

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  • 10/20/2014

Stream a New Track from Om Unit's Upcoming EP for Metalheadz

First Listen

As we reported a few weeks back, prolific UK producer Jim Coles (a.k.a. Om Unit) will issue a new EP via Goldie's Metalheadz imprint next month. The eight-track Inversion EP is said to have its sonic roots in "London, Chicago, and Detroit; drums, subs, and textures," and ahead of its full release, Om Unit has provided XLR8R with a stream of EP cut "The War." Read more » 

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  • 10/20/2014

Hashman Deejay Announces Debut Album for Future Times; Stream a Track Now

Mood Hut—an imprint we recently highlighted as part of our Labels We Love series— associate Tanner Matt (a.k.a. Hashman Deejay) has been on a steady rise since the Future Times outpost released his debut 12", Tangerine, in January of this year. Now, the Vancouver artist is set to release his debut album, Sandopolis, via the DC-based imprint next month. Read more » 

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  • 10/20/2014

Check Out Caribou's 'Essential Mix' for BBC Radio 1

Over the weekend, London-based Canadian Dan Snaith (a.k.a. Caribou) became the latest contributor to BBC Radio 1's venerable Essential Mix series. Read more » 

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  • 10/20/2014

Listen to Slam's Upcoming 'Reverse Proceed' LP for Soma

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In its 20-plus-year career, Scottish production duo Slam has done a lot. After playing an integral role in the development of Glasgow's underground house scene of the late '80s, Slam has been behind a consistent string of quality releases that continuously found the pair keen to explore the ever-evolving corners of house and techno throughout the past two decades. 2014 has hardly seen Slam let up, with the pair set to return to its own Soma label with Reverse Proceed, a 14-track album that can now be streamed in full on XLR8R ahead of its release next week. Read more » 

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  • 10/20/2014

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