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Every week XLR8R scours through the hundreds of events happening across the globe and handpicks a few you might want to pencil into your calendars. If you've heard of an upcoming event you'd like to see up here, drop a line to news@xlr8r.com and let us know the details.

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  • 11/06/2006

Issue 102 Extra: Trentemoller’s attraction for Richard Davis

For XLR8R's annual music technology report, David Hemingway chats with the minimal house master about his collaboration with producer/remixer Anders Trentemøller.

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  • 11/06/2006

New Videos On xlr8r.com

Roots Manuva makes a few television appearances, Veronica Lipgloss raves on a bus, and Subtitle goes hunting through some very strange photo archives. See it all at the XLR8R Video Section.

New This Week

Coldcut Feat. Roots Manuva "True School" (Ninja Tune)

Veronica Lipgloss & The Evil Eyes "Strip Mall Glass" (GSL)

Subtitle "Unstoppable '03" (GSL) 


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  • 11/03/2006

The Week In Music, November 3

When we're not making the mag we're out scouring the headlines, to keep you up to speed on the latest festivals, releases, tours, events, reports of mischief, and various strange occurrences.

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  • 11/03/2006

The Week(end) In Events

Every week XLR8R scours through the hundreds of events happening across the globe and handpicks a few you might want to pencil into your calendars. If you've heard of an upcoming event you'd like to see up here, drop a line to news@xlr8r.com and let us know the details.

 

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  • 11/03/2006

New At The XLR8R Podcast DJ Mix Series

Venezuelan-born Miguel Depedro, aka Kid606, has spent most of his life polishing his tastes and skills in music, which remain so varied there ought to be a picture of him in the dictionary next to the verb genre-bending (as soon as that term makes it into the dictionary). His Tigerbeat6 imprint based in San Francisco reflects this versatility, showcasing electronic, punk, hip-hop, dancehall, bass, jungle, and everything in between.

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  • 11/02/2006

Kid Robot Writes Its Own Toy Story

No one knows the business of toys better than Kidrobot, the creator and retailer that turns urban street trends into collectible art, toys, and apparel. Add books to that list now, as the company has just released I Am Plastic: The Designer Toy Explosion. Written by Kidrobot founder and creative director Paul Budnitz, the book is a visual history that examines designer toys' decade-long rise to fame and includes artists like Frank Kozik, Mori Chack, Dalek, and others. Copies are limited, so pick one up today.

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  • 11/02/2006

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