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Artist to Watch: Jack Beats

Who: Jack Beats
Where: London, U.K.

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  • 05/06/2009

Video Premiere: Pontiak "Aestival"

Pontiak delivered their impressively crafted second album, Maker, earlier this year via Thrill Jockey, so now the Carney brothers are following it up with a video for the track “Aestival.” Since Maker never follows a straightforward musical trajectory, it follows that this clip is a highly abstract collection of images and details that match the retro-psych-meets-sledgehammer riffage of the song.

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  • 05/06/2009

Drop the Lime Tour Kicks Off Tonight

Luca "Drop the Lime" Venezia has been an XLR8R favorite for years now, wining us over time and again with his goblin bass-infused breakcore tracks that have helped spawn an entire movement of club music.

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  • 05/06/2009

XLR8R's Top 20 MP3s of April

Once again, we've crunched the data and pulled up the most popular MP3s on XLR8R.com for the month of April, and you'll recognize names like Moderat, Mr. Lif, FlyLo, Miss Kittin, and more on this very eclectic bundle of tracks.

As always, keep up to date with XLR8R's daily mp3s by subscribing to our MP3 RSS Feed, or bookmark our MP3 page.

Herewith, we present April's most popular 20 MP3s on XLR8R.com:

20 Moderat - "A New Error"
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  • 05/06/2009

Kitsuné Drops Maison 7

The Kitsuné stable has kicked out some serious jams over the years with its bad-ass single releases primped and tailored specifically for some straight up dancefloor debauchery. And while we’ve heard some pretty stellar tracks from Digitalism, Klaxons, and Thieves Like Us as of late, the imprint's impressive Maison compilation series has always seemed to catch us by surprise.

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  • 05/05/2009

Synch Festival Announces Line-up

Detroit and Greece will meet this summer, when Theo Parrish, Marcellus Pittman, and Rick Wilhite hop the Atlantic to open this year's Synch Festival in Athens.

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  • 05/05/2009

Wanna Be Dancin

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  • 05/05/2009

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