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Night Slugs Releases First Official Jam City EP

Bok Bok and L-Vis 1990's Night Slugs label is barely a year old but already has an impressive number of solid releases to its name, and we can now add to that list the first official release from the UK's Jam City, the Magic Drops EP. Read more » 

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  • 12/02/2010

Robag Wruhme to Release New Mix Album on Kompakt

The prolific German DJ/producer known as Robag Wruhme (a.k.a. Gabor Schablitzki, half of Wighnomy Brothers) is about make another addition to his extensive discography. Next year, Kompakt will release Wuppdeckmischmampflow, a brand-new mix album which is, as the press release states, "a very intimate, wonderful piece of music that Robag needed to share with us." Read more » 

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  • 12/02/2010

Natalie Storm Heading to US This Month

You may have already seen our post about the XLR8R-sponsored anniversary party for San Francisco's Tormenta Tropical club night, but that is only one stateside event at which the lovely and talented dancehall MC Natalie Storm will be dropping her rapid-fire verses live and in person. Read more » 

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  • 12/02/2010

Nicolas Jaar Announces Debut LP

New York's twenty-year-old techno/house prodigy (and recent Bubblin' featuree), Nicolas Jaar, has officially announced the release of his debut LP, Space Is Only Noise. Jaar's mix of the melancholy, the percussive, the melodic, and the danceable has had us intrigued ever since the 2008 release, The Student EP, and his consistent output of tracks and remixes for the past few years have only served to build up the anticipation for his debut long-player. Space Is Only Noise is slated for release February 14 of next year on the Circus Company imprint. Read more » 

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  • 12/02/2010

Einstürzende Neubauten Cancels Tour

Remember that pretty involved North American tour we told you about? The one that those Germans who have made experimental industrial music for about 30 years, Einstürzende Neubauten, planned? It was going to be this big reunion tour with a concert one day and an "intimate multidisciplinary experience" the next. Well, now it's not happening. Read more » 

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  • 12/02/2010

Video Premiere: The Miracles Club "Church Song"



The majority of folks look pretty damn hilarious when they dance. Sure, there are professionals and a handful of talented amateurs that can pull of their rug-cutting moves with a certain je ne sais quoi that transcends the usual silliness, but we can't all be J.Lo—or can we? This video for the latest cut of vintage-inspired house music from Portland's The Miracles Club, "Church Song," shows us that we can all be dancing superstars, especially if we dress as ridiculously as we dance. Read more » 

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  • 12/02/2010

Local Action to Release Free Cassie Remixes From Brackles, Svpreme Fiend, and More

For some (probably most) producers/musicians/music lovers, "Me & U," the 2006 single by young R&B star Cassie, was the point at which they realized soulful pop music aimed at the masses might offer a wealth of inspiration, not to mention choice listening material. Now, about four years later, London bass hub Local Action is corralling a handful of Cassie's fans—who just happen to be tunesmiths themselves—to make a free mini-album of remixes of the starlet's tunes. Read more » 

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  • 12/01/2010

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