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Stars of the Lid And [a]pendics.shuffle Are Bell Gardens, Release EP

Brian McBride of Belgian ambient group Stars of the Lid and [a]pendics.shuffle (a.k.a. Ken Gibson) have finally come together to form a new supergroup, Bell Gardens. With a first EP, Hangups Need Company, and several live performances as a 10-piece band under their belts, Bell Gardens' sound is sure to please fans of swelling ambience and dreamy pop structures. Look for a full-length later in the year, and check out the EP tracklisting below! Read more » 

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  • 05/21/2010

Friday Fun: Oneohtrix Point Never's Needle Exchange 020 Mix

Our friends at Self-Titled copped a great mix from XLR8R fave Daniel Lopatin (a.k.a. Oneohtrix Point Never) for their Needle Exchange mix series. This one features the likes of everyone from Demdike Stare to Andreas Vollenweider. Check the Self-Titled link for a detailed tracklist, or listen below.


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  • 05/21/2010

Midnight Juggernauts to Release New Album, Tour US

Following the 2007 release of their debut full-length Dystopia, Australian synth-rock trio Midnight Juggernauts are set to return with their sophomore release, The Crystal Axis. The follow-up record is said to follow a path previously untraveled by the band: one littered with elements of psychedelia, Italo, prog, Krautrock, and free-form jams all re-focused to fit a solid pop format. Read more » 

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  • 05/21/2010

Listen to 'Chocolate,' the New Album from Tiefschwarz

It's been five years since fun-loving German house/techno duo Tiefschwarz released a proper artist album, so it's fair to say that there's some palatable anticipation surrounding the release of Chocolate, the third full-length from brothers Ali and Basti Schwarz. Read more » 

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  • 05/21/2010

Carl Craig, Richie Hawtin, Matthew Dear, and More Talk Detroit Electronic Music Festival History on Resident Advisor

For 10 years, Detroit, the birthplace and home of countless amounts of electronic music, has hosted an annual festival every Memorial Day weekend, which has showcased some of the best in the all-encompassing genre's wide array of producers and DJs. Read more » 

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  • 05/21/2010

Mixpak Launches New Podcast Series With Melé Mix

Brooklyn-based party-jam-and-international-riddim hub Mixpak just announced its first installment of their brand-new podcast series, Mixpak FM. Read more » 

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  • 05/20/2010

Friedman, Liebezeit, and Klimek to Play TodaysArt 2010 Festival

Dutch music and arts festival TodaysArt is set to overtake The Hague's city center with its sixth edition of audio/visual installments and live musical performances the weekend of September 24 and 25. Today, the forward-thinking curators of TodaysArt 2010 shared some finer details on the upcoming festival's performers and artists. Read more » 

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  • 05/20/2010

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