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PMR Launches Sub-Label, Readies Inaugural 12" from Klaves

London label PMR—a platform for UK talents such as Disclosure, Jessie Ware, and Julio Bashmore—has announced the launch of a new sub-label, PMR Beat Club, and revealed details of its inaugural record. Read more » 

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  • 09/15/2014

SBTRKT Releases Interactive Video for "Look Away"

In the build-up to Wonder Where We Land (his upcoming sophomore LP for Young Turks), SBTRKT has unleashed a steady stream of album cuts, last week sharing hip-hop-leaning tracks "Higher" and "Voices in My Head". Now, the London producer has unveiled "Look Away," a moody new tune which features Chairlift's Caroline Polachek. Read more » 

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  • 09/15/2014

Prins Thomas Remixes Vermont on Upcoming EP

Prins Thomas has been enlisted to remix a trio of productions off Vermont, the self-titled debut album from Danilo Plessow (a.k.a. Motor City Drum Ensemble) and Innervisions affiliate Marcus Worgull. Read more » 

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  • 09/15/2014

Hear a New Remix from Joy Orbison

A new remix from Joy Orbison has unexpectedly appeared online, which finds the celebrated UK producer taking on a track by XL-affiliated duo and recent Mercury Prize nominees Jungle. Read more » 

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  • 09/15/2014

Cocktail d'Amore Preps Compilation with Willie Burns, Young Marco, and More

Cocktail d'Amore, the Berlin party and label founded by veteran DJ/production duo Discodromo, Berghain resident Boris, and visual director Pindar (a.k.a. GoldNSour), will mark five years next month with an anniversary compilation, Nothing Matters When We're Dancing. Read more » 

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  • 09/15/2014

Stream a Track from Locked Groove's Upcoming EP

First Listen

Last month, Locked Groove announced plans to debut on Permanent Vacation with the Thesseus EP, following from a pair of records released earlier this year via We Play House and his own eponymous label. Ahead of its arrival, the Berlin-based producer has shared a stream of b-side track "Meditations in an Emergency," an introspective, end-of-the-night effort that nods to early Motor City electro while maintaining the polished aesthetic found throughout Permanent Vacation's catalog. Read more » 

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  • 09/15/2014

The Lowdown: This Week's XLR8R Top 10 with Addison Groove, SBTRKT, Xosar, and More

Throughout the week, a whole lot of material gets posted here on XLR8R. And while we know—and love—that some hardcore readers will eagerly pour over every single news story, interview, podcast, video, and MP3 download that appears on the site, we also realize that for most people, it's impossible to see everything, which means that some quality XLR8R content is likely to get missed in the hustle and bustle of everyone's daily lives. In the interest of making it easier for everyone to catch up, every Friday we present The Lowdown, a weekly wrap-up of the top 10 tidbits from our site. Read more » 

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  • 09/12/2014

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