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Kode9 Announces New Single

Hyperdub label head and legendary figure of all things forward-thinking in the UK bass music world, Kode9, has a new record with long-time collaborator The Spaceape, entitled Black Sun slated for release in the coming months. Now, Hyperdub has announced the release of “Otherman” b/w “Love Is the Drug,” the first single to come from the forthcoming LP. Read more » 

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  • 02/17/2011

Tom Trago to Release Debut Album This April

Tom Trago, one of Amsterdam's many vintage-disco obsessives, has been hard at work over the past 10 years, honing his classically inspired sound on a number of singles and EPs. Only now is he finally offering the world his first proper full-length album, a 15-track LP called Iris. Read more » 

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  • 02/17/2011

Pioneer Announces DJM-900nexus

We’re not usually too keen on posting every bit of breaking gear news here at XLR8R, but when Pioneer announced the next generation in its DJM mixer lineage, one that is said to improve upon the DJM-800 which has been more or less the industry standard for the better part of five years, we thought it’d be worth informing the masses. Read more » 

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  • 02/17/2011

Gold Panda Unveils "Marriage" Video, Preps New Single, and Hits the Road



UK micro-techno specialist and creator of the lovely Lucky Shiner LP, Gold Panda has finished up a brand-new video for album cut "Marriage" and shared it with the world post-haste. The video mirrors producer Derwin's emotive song quite perfectly with its precious imagery (good-looking people carrying around paper lanterns), up-close-and-personal vantage point (most shots have a very tight depth of field), and its wide array of colorful goings-on (fireworks, snow, and the beach all in one video?). Read more » 

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  • 02/17/2011

Recloose, Luciano, Milton Jackson on New Remix 12" From Planet E

In the midst of gearing up to celebrate 20 years of releasing solid house and techno music, Carl Craig's Planet E label is also readying the first release in a forthcoming monthly series of remix 12"s, a three-song record (pictured above) featuring Recloose's "Can't Take It" track from 2000 with new remixes from producers Luciano and Milton Jackson. Read more » 

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  • 02/16/2011

Stream the New Seiji Single

Next week, veteran West London producer Seiji will be dropping Seiji 3, the appropriately titled third installment of the release series he began last year. Read more » 

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  • 02/16/2011

Check Out a New Mix and Track From Underground Resistance's DJ Stingray

Detroit techno never quite left our musical sights, but it certainly feels like it's coming back into the spotlight in a big way as of late. Part of that recent resurgence is one of Underground Resistance's veteran tunesmiths, DJ Stingray (a.k.a. Sherard Ingram), who dropped a brand-new mix over on FACT just the other day, and is offering folks an exclusive, unreleased track via Facebook, too. Read more » 

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  • 02/16/2011

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