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Atlas Sound's Follow-Up LP Announced

Patron of the dark, shoegazing arts and lead singer for psych-pop outfit Deerhunter, Bradford Cox has has also explored the more introspective and quietly epic elements of songwriting with his solo monikerAtlas Sound. Read more » 

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  • 07/09/2009

Holy Ghost!'s "I Will Come Back" Vid

In a double nod to New Order's "Confusion" video , as well as Arthur Baker (the producer of that famous single), New York's Holy Ghost! has a new video out for their track "I Will Come Back." The Green Label Sound-backed video not only features Baker himself playing, but a virtual recreation of the "Confusion" video. These nods to history, along with the group's vintage electro-disco sound, make for an entertaining and aurally pleasing experience.
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  • 07/09/2009

Major Lazer pon de iPhone

In case you haven't gotten enough of the Mad Decent airhorn app for your iPhone or iPod touch (we haven't!), Diplo and his buddy Switch (as Major Lazer) have teamed up with software developer iZotope to create iDrum: Major Lazer, a remix app that lets you have your way with Guns Don't Kill People... Read more » 

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  • 07/09/2009

GusGus Returns... on Kompakt

We weren't sure what to make of the switch, when Icelanders GusGus went from 4AD to their own Pineapple label and now to Kompakt, but after a quick advance listen to the band's 24/7, we've gotta say, we're pretty damn pleased that the Cologne techno powerhouse picked them up. Read more » 

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  • 07/08/2009

Jahdan and Shadetek at it Again

The last time we checked in with Jahdan Blakkamoore, the Brooklyn dancehall MC had just paired up with his Dutty Artz sidekick Matt Shadetek to unleash some serious tropical bass action on the Jahdan Blakkamoore Full Hundred for our XLR8R podcast. Read more » 

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  • 07/08/2009

FACT Waxes Drexciyan

Our friends at FACT magazine have got a great 10-piece primer on the elusive Detroit electro-tech force known as Drexciya. Mssrs Gerald Donald and James Stinson kept their identities close over the many years that they were extent. Read more » 

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  • 07/07/2009

Toddla T on Deck for Fabriclive 47

Leftfield U.K. dancehaller Toddla T, already an XLR8R Artist to Watch, is no stranger to meshing a multitude of sounds into one solid, genre-bending style; elements of house, bassline, hip-hop, and world beat meet on the eclectic playing field of his productions. Read more » 

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  • 07/07/2009

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