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FlyLo, Jimmy Edgar Play MUTEK Mexico

The 2008 edition of the MUTEK Montreal wrapped not too long ago, but the good folks who organize the festival aren't sitting still. The crew will head south of the border at the end of October for the fifth year of MUTEK Mexico in Mexico City.

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  • 09/25/2008

Fool’s Gold Remixed for Compilation

Remember the days when you couldn't even buy a Scion if you didn't live in the state of California? Well, those don't exist anymore, and, as if to prove that point, Scion has been releasing projects all throughout the art and music worlds in addition to being visible on most major highways.

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  • 09/24/2008

Fresh Born

Offend Maggie's release date is just around the corner, and Deerhoof has unveiled a the video from the track "Fresh Born," which features much dancing, bright colors, and a stuffed gorilla that enjoys playing the drums and starting fights. If you participated in the whole sheet music thing from a while back, you can hit the mute button on the computer and play your own version while the video rolls. Read more » 

  • Filed under: video
  • 09/24/2008

Pon Di Wire: King Jammy, Beenie Man

Internationally known reggae archivist, author, and Bob Marley expert Roger “Rojah” Stephens has been unable to find a permanent home in Jamaica for his historical reggae artifacts. Read more » 

Broker/Dealer Preps New Single

Hard to believe, but Broker/Dealer hasn't unveiled a release on Spectral Sound in a good four years. Ryan and Ryan finally put a stop to this silence earlier this week, with the announcement of "Soft Sell." The new single finds the duo returning to the label and still pushing the same quality dance tracks everyone was loving so much in 2004. The release features two brand-new cuts, as well as a couple remixes of the title track courtesy of Kompakt stalwart Thomas Fehlmann. Read more » 

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  • 09/23/2008

CYNE Readies Third Album

The members of CYNE don't just remix indie rock. The hip-hop collective comprised of MCs Akin and Cise and producers Spech and Enoch have their own collection of politically charged hip-hop cuts, which they've packaged up and will release as a full album on Hometapes come October 7.

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  • 09/23/2008

Beach House Preps Single, Tour

Used-to-bes are usually something of the past no one pays much attention to anymore, often time becoming the punch line to a cheap joke. The A-side off of Beach House's limited-edition, vinyl-only single, "Used To Be," squashes the notion that the Baltimore-duo is anything of the sort. Recorded over the summer of 2008, after months of touring, the release deliberates on the spiritual and physical effects of life on the ever-evolving road, love, and growing older.

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  • Filed under: news
  • 09/23/2008

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