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Modeselektor Announces Monkeytown Fest with Moderat, Siriusmo, Dark Sky, and More

The impossibly busy Modeselektor duo—who recently kicked off the first edition of our Ask the Experts series—has announced plans to put on Monkeytown Fest later this year. Read more » 

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  • 09/19/2014

Clouds Preps Compilation for Turbo, Shares New Mix

Given the results of Scotland's independence referendum, today seems like an appropriate time for Turbo to introduce a compilation of "hardcore Scottish hooligan techno." Curated by local outfit Clouds, the forthcoming ...I Care Because You Don't reportedly finds the hard-hitting techno duo reaching "beyond the warehouse and into the wild apocalyptic rubble of po-mo UK hardcore," following a 2013 full-length for the label and an appearance earlier this year on respected Glaswegian imprint Soma. Read more » 

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  • 09/19/2014

Stream a Track from Clockwork and Avatism's Debut EP as CW/A

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Last month, Italian producers Clockwork and Avatism announced they would be joining forces on a collaborative EP under the name CW/A, following a performance together at the 2013 edition of Barcelona's Sónar Festival. The resulting effort, Conducting the Method, was issued on vinyl earlier this week, and now, its title track has been made available to stream in full before the record sees a digital release later this month. Read more » 

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  • 09/19/2014

Hear Versalife Remix Asok on Upcoming EP

First Listen

Following previous issues this year from John Heckle and Bantam Lions, Scenery chief Asok is set to deliver the fledgling Liverpool label's next release. Read more » 

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  • 09/19/2014

Lee Bannon Details Upcoming 'Main/Flex' EP, Streams Lead Single

As we reported earlier this month, Stateside beatmaker (and former XLR8R podcast contributor) Lee Bannon has a new EP in the works. Entitled Main/Flex, the record's full details have arrived along with a stream of EP cut "MFS-1." Read more » 

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  • 09/18/2014

Chancha Via Circuito Shares Video for "Jardines"

Argentinian artist Pedro Canale (a.k.a. Chancha Via Circuito) has shared a colorful clip for "Jardines" a dubwise track taken from the cumbia producer's forthcoming Amansara LP. Read more » 

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  • 09/18/2014

Watch the Third Episode of RBMA's 'Diggin' in the Carts' Series, Featuring Dizzee Rascal, Ikonika, Flying Lotus, and More

We've thoroughly enjoyed the first and second installments of Red Bull Music Academy's Diggin in the Carts, a documentary series that delves into the untold history of videogame music. The third episode premiered today, and features the likes of Dizzee Rascal (pictured above), Ikonika, Flying Lotus, Thundercat, Groundislava, and others delving into the 16-bit era, with a particular focus on the impact of Street Fighter II. Read more » 

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  • 09/18/2014

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