XLR8R - logo

News

Mr. Ratatatatat

Read more » 

  • Filed under: video
  • 11/02/2007

Eddy Fresh

Read more » 

  • Filed under: video
  • 11/02/2007

Growing Signs to The Social Registry

It seems seems that the droney ambient realm has experienced a creative output boost of late, with exclusive live performances and records from the likes of Oren Ambarchi, Sunn 0))), The Burial Chamber Trio, and a heap of other non-Southern Lord-affiliated acts. Now New York's iconoclastic duo Growing is adding to the population boom with upcoming records for its new label home–The Social Registry. Read more » 

  • Filed under: news
  • 11/02/2007

Animal Collective, Thievery Corporation, Cornelius on Darfur Compilation

If anyone knows how to deliver a disc of quality tunes and simultaneously educate the populace about global conflict, it's Waxploitation. Causes 1: Darfur is not the first time the label has curated a compilation that raises funds and awareness about the Darfur conflict, but it has upped the ante, so to speak, by commissioning a slew of artists to contribute rare and exclusive material to the project. Read more » 

  • Filed under: news
  • 11/02/2007

The Rapture Remixed on New Throne of Blood Comp

For all of the kids sick of hearing The Rapture's “House of Jealous Lovers,” worry no more. Our friends at the vinyl-only imprint Throne of Blood (managed by James Friedman and The Rapture themselves) have bestowed XLR8R with an exclusive track from the The Sound Remixes. Due out November 26, the newest addition to the TOB remix collection finds Manthraxx Records' Max Pask turning out an otherwise disco-punk anthem into a cosmic journey to the stars. Read more » 

  • Filed under: news
  • 11/02/2007

Loading: Manhunt 2 Hacked, Metal Gear Solid 4 Delayed

Manhunt 2 Hacked
Manhunt 2 had some trouble earlier this year when its controversial and violent “execution” scenes were forced to be toned down, lest the game be slapped with an “Adults Only” rating, insuring it would never sell. Edits were made and Manhunt 2 was given the green light.

Despite finally seeing release earlier week, the long, hard road out of ratings-hell for Manhunt 2 has seemingly only led to more headaches, as the aforementioned scenes have been unlocked by diligent hackers.

Read more » 

B-Ball Zombie War

Read more » 

  • Filed under: video
  • 11/02/2007

Follow us on...

Get the lowdown weekly newsletter

XLR8R Downloads Player