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Check Out Diplo at Tuff Gong Studios



This week, Vice and Intel's The Creators Project caught up with Diplo as he worked at Jamaica's Tuff Gong studios during the making of the next Major Lazer record. Check out the video above for an inside look at Diplo's process! Read more » 

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  • 05/19/2010

Video: Marcus Price & Carli's "Mat Bira Kvinnor Weed"



Out now on Palms Out Sounds, Marcus Price and Carli's "Mat Bira Kvinnor Weed" is a bumping slice of tongue-in-cheek booty-bass with an even more tongue-in-cheek video, featuring the duo and an unnamed Swedish woman preparing food and dueling with utensils. Check it out above, and while you're at it, check out last summer's write-up of Kingdom's remix of the piece. Read more » 

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  • 05/19/2010

Catch James Blake on Gilles Peterson's Show

Fresh-faced Hemlock compatriot and exciting bass music producer James Blake was invited to Gilles Peterson's Radio 1 show last night to introduce listeners to some new and unreleased chunes from his forthcoming CMYK EP for R&S. Read more » 

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  • 05/19/2010

Strange Videos May Hold the Latest from Aphex Twin

So, a few clips on YouTube surfaced yesterday of a recent DJ set performed in Metz, France by Lord Richard D. James, which were purported to contain possible new tracks from the electronic music mastermind. At first we were skeptical of the videos, as it's a bit baffling how the videographer was able to capture such pristine audio while his video quality looks no better than that of a phone's camera, but after a few close inspections, the clips seem totally legit. Read more » 

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  • 05/19/2010

Todd Terje Celebrates Remaster of the Universe With Europe Parties

Oslo nu-disco prince Todd Terje is celebrating the release of his two-disc remix collection, Remasters of the Universe, for Permanent Vacation, with a handful of parties. Read more » 

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  • 05/19/2010

Diplo's 'Favela on Blast' Documentary to See Release in July

Between running his own label, collaborating with superstars, and DJing around the globe, it's a wonder that Mr. Wesley Pentz, the man better known as Diplo, had any time to finish his documentary about the funk carioca movement, Favela on Blast. Read more » 

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  • 05/19/2010

Tanya Morgan's Donwill and Von Pea Are Giving Out Free Sandwiches

Two of the three members from "Brooklynati" hip-hop trio Tanya Morgan, Donwill and Von Pea, are following up their collective and solo releases with an EP of quasi-collaborations with The Roots. Read more » 

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  • 05/19/2010

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