XLR8R - logo

News

Deanna Templeton

A photographer documents life from the SoCal punk scene to the wild world of pro-skateboarding.

 


Johnny and Andy (Costa Mesa, CA, 2003)

 


Untitled (Copenhagen, Denmark, 2005)

 


Tragedy (Louisville, KY, 2004) 










Read more » 

Stones Throw Reissues Jaylib’s Champion Sound

Four years after its original release, Peanut Butter Wolf and the Stones Throw crew are set to reissue Champion Sound, the sole full-length by Madlib and the late J Dilla, who worked collectively as Jaylib.

Read more » 

  • Filed under: news
  • 04/12/2007

Now Playing At Peepshow: Stone Soup By Beryl Fine

San Francisco-based photographer Beryl Fine examines street life in her photo collection entitled Stone Soup. Images here reflect her foot travels in and around the world's biggest little city, where she meets bike messengers, smokers, vandalized cars, dead animals, and a hospital patient who fell from a five-story building.

Stone Soup is playing now, only at Peepshow

Read more » 

  • Filed under: news
  • 04/12/2007

Anthology Recordings Preps Albums

Kids nationwide may be enamored of the recent wave of new psych bands–the spacious drone of Sunn 0))), the noodling, mathy sounds of Battles, and the ethereal pop of Grizzly Bear–but Anthology Recordings, a digital reissue label consistently offering praiseworthy releases, is here to ensure a refreshing dose of psych-ancestry will also reach the ears of the youth. Here are a few forthcoming gems from the label’s digital-reissue vault.

Read more » 

  • Filed under: news
  • 04/12/2007

The Week In Tours

XLR8R presents its weekly roundup of artist tours worth leaving the comfort of your apartments to see. Here’s a look at what’s coming your way, post-tax season.

Read more » 

  • Filed under: news
  • 04/12/2007

Video: Tracey Thorn “It’s All True”

Out of Everything But the Girl’s shadow, songstress Tracey Thorn has risen to craft an electro-pop gem, with music vet Ewan Pearson at the production helm. We ain’t lyin'. Like EBTG records, Out of the Woods mirrors the downtempo pop that Thorn and husband/producer Ben Watt became infamous for, but Pearson’s minimalist production makes this solo debut a long-player that works just as well on the dancefloor as it does on adult contemporary radio (in a good way).

Read more » 

  • Filed under: news
  • 04/11/2007

It's All True

Read more » 

  • Filed under: video
  • 04/11/2007

Follow us on...

Get the lowdown weekly newsletter

XLR8R Downloads Player