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Daft Punk China Show is a Scam

Bad news for Daft Punk fans in China, particularly those who paid for a ticket to the rumored "secret show" that was announced yesterday via a now-defunct Facebook message.

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  • 02/10/2009

Thomas Fehlmann, Gudrun Gut Play CMKY

Multi-day electronic-music gatherings are to be expected in places like Miami, Barcelona, Montreal, and Detroit. Boulder, CO is a less likely destination for artists like Thomas Fehlmann and Christopher Willits to wind up, but that’s exactly where they—along with 50 or so other artists from around the world—will perform come April, for the second annual Communikey Festival of Electronic Arts (CMKY).

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  • 02/09/2009

Zion I to Host Remix Contest

No one appreciates the art of the remix like Zion I, and in preparation for their upcoming album, The TakeOver, MC Zumbi and Amplive are sharing their enthusiasm for the practice by holding a remix contest.

The track in question is "DJ DJ," which was leaked last month on the web and finds the hip-hop duo exploring some electro territory.

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  • 02/06/2009

Top 10: P.O.S., Mr. Oizo, Glass Candy

P.O.S.
Never Better
Rhymesayers
Release Date: Out Now

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Flamin Hotz Starts Record Club

In a world addled by recession, unemployment, and nose-diving album sales, only the most resourceful indie labels shall survive, and Philly-based imprint Flamin Hotz has gotten creative in its efforts to sell records in 2009.

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  • 02/05/2009

Artificial Intelligence

Two words come to mind upon hearing this track—'80s and electro, and those elements are combined with some truly lo-fi camera work on this video from L.A.-based duo Nite Jewel.

"Artificial Intelligence" is off Good Evening, out March 17. Read more » 

  • Filed under: video
  • 02/05/2009

Restiform Remix Contest Winners

Freak-hop outfit Restiform Bodies went a little remix crazy at the end of last year, putting tracks off their TV Loves You Back album in the hands of other producers, then hosting a remix contest for fans.

Anticon officially announced winners for the latter today. Accolades (not to mention inclusion on a Restiform Bodies single and some free vinyl) go to the following:

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  • 02/04/2009

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