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DOOM to Bring Us Guests

With his recently shortened and accentuated moniker, leftfield lyrical hip-hop godfather DOOM has gathered together the more rare output from his long-stretching career and mixed it all together for the forthcoming retrospective Unexpected Guests. Read more » 

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  • 09/15/2009

Exclusive: Mary Anne Hobbs' Tour Blog

While touring the U.S. this month, BBC Radio One's Mary Anne Hobbs will be supplying us with a fully detailed rundown of her trip. Check back every few days for more updates and videocasts, and see her in action in your town soon (if you haven't already).

Sept. 9

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  • 09/14/2009

Martyn Remixes Fever Ray

Newly minted U.S. resident and accidental dubstep technician Martyn has hit gold again with his remix of Fever Ray's "Seven," which is getting an official single release on September 29. Read more » 

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  • 09/14/2009

Remix Major Lazer!

It's contest time again folks, and Diplo and Switch, of the Major Lazer squad, have got quite the trophy prize polished up for the victor. Read more » 

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  • 09/14/2009

Overlap/Ghostly Release Chris McNamara

Ghostly International and Christopher Willits' Overlap imprint are ganging together for their first collaborative release, a lovely slice of ambient music from Michigan/Ontario-based artist Chris McNamara. Vague Cities is a five-track album that recalls Brian Eno, bvdub's more ambient moments, and even a bit of the Chain Reaction catalog. Read more » 

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  • 09/14/2009

XLR8R's Top 20 MP3s of August

The temperature circulating around the XLR8R offices was quite stifling throughout the month of August, and luckily we had quite a collection of MP3s to cool us off during its hottest moments. Read more » 

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  • 09/14/2009

Minus Begins Arts Initiative

Richie Hawtin just keeps adding new artistic elements to the Minus roster, and with the Minus-Embed project, he's invited outside talent into the mix. Read more » 

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  • 09/14/2009

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