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XLR8R's 100th Issue Release Party Details Announced

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Join the XLR8R friends and family in one of these cities as we celebrate the release of Issue 100. Commemorative 100th Issue Hats From New Era Caps and T-Shirts from Puma available to the first 00 people through the door in each city.

Thursday, August 31, 2006
XLR8R, Planet E, and Demon Days Present
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  • 08/11/2006

Thievery Corporation's ESL Turns Ten

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Rob Garza and Eric Hilton just wrapped a tour that included shows with The Flaming Lips and an appearance at Lollapalooza, and now the duo gear up for the tenth anniversary of their label Eighteenth Street Lounge (ESL). Read more » 

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  • 08/11/2006

Clark To Release Body Riddle

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  • 08/11/2006

Sonar Festival 2006

Over the past 7 years, the number of people attending the Sonar Festival (June 15-17, 2006) has risen from roughly 50,000 to a staggering 100,000 over the festival’s three days. Top performances this year came from Fat Freddys Drop, Scissor Sisters, DJ Shadow, Laurent Garnier and Bugge Wessletoft, and Kenny Dope.

Obsessed with photography since his teens, David Bowen now works internationally, happily snapping at anything that breathes.

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  • 08/08/2006

The Album Leaf Gear Up For New Release

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As this week's Top Ten Albums column on xlr8r.com says, "Jimmy LaValle is one hell of a talented musician." After all, the man better known as The Album Leaf did lock himself away in his house for six months to take on the bulk of the instrumental and vocal duties for the new album, record it in a converted bar outside Seattle, and manage to produce one o Read more » 

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  • 08/08/2006

The Knife Tour The US

They've only confirmed a few dates so far, but expect many more to follow for the brother-sister electro-rock duo Karin and Olof Dreijer, aka The Knife. This will be the first ever tour on US soil for the duo, following much acclaim by fans and critics for their recent release Silent Shout, and if witnesses of past shows are anything to go by, expect total performance art involving sound, audiovisuals, and full set design. Read more » 

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  • 08/08/2006

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