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DJ Rashad, DJ Elmoe, DJ Nate, and More on Planet Mu Footwork/Juke Compilation

We've got to hand it to Planet Mu for helping spearhead the resurgence of Chicago's juke/footwork music on an international scale. The UK label has got releases from a number of the scene's heavy-hitters—DJ Roc, DJ Rashad, DJ Nate (pictured above)—on its enormous roster, and now it's prepping the release of a whole compilation based around the hyperactive genre. Read more » 

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  • 10/06/2010

David Rodigan to Mix the Next FABRICLIVE

Looks like London's Fabric club and mix series is getting back to its roots for a change—roots reggae, that is. For FABRICLIVE 54, DJ, MC, and all-around character David "Ram Jam" Rodigan will be inside the place, handling all selector duties with a choice mix of classic dub, dancehall, and other soundsystem-appropriate reggae. Read more » 

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  • 10/06/2010

Rampage & Nader Drop New EP, Free Mixtape

Ghetto Division associate and Chicago-based DJ/producer Rampage has teamed up with fellow Second City mixmaster Nader for another EP of house-fueled club tunes. Read more » 

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  • 10/06/2010

Check Out Kid Gloves' Fighting New Mix

Based on their music, the members of UK duo Kid Gloves don't seem like particularly violent individuals. Nevertheless, just a few weeks after quietly releasing their debut EP, Bare Knuckle, via Fool's Gold, they've unveiled a new podcast of fight-themed tunes called Lovers Not Fighters. Apparently, the Kid Gloves dudes spend their days making tunes for pop starlets like VV Brown, Ladyhawke, and Little Boots, but we honestly don't care too much about that. Read more » 

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  • 10/05/2010

Watch Aaron Rose's Berlin iPhone Film

Whoever supposed that technology can do nothing for street art must not have an iPhone yet. Released today, Kreuzberg is a short film and photo essay created by San Francisco-based artist, film director, curator, The Sads singer/guitarist, and integral part the Beautiful Losers exhibit/book/film Aaron Rose, and made entirely on an iPhone 4. Read more » 

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  • 10/05/2010

Mount Kimbie to Release New EP, Tour UK

One of London's premiere post-dubstep outfits Mount Kimbie just announced it will release a follow-up to its widely acclaimed debut album, Crooks and Lovers. The Blind Night Errand EP is comprised of four songs from the forward-thinking production duo, including the title track and "Before I Move Off," which are taken from Mount Kimbie's full-length record, a new mix of Maybes cut "William," and a live version of the "Maybes" tune itself, from a performance recorded at Berlin's Berghain club. Read more » 

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  • 10/05/2010

Listen to Huess' Podcast Before His New EP Drops

We're still getting to know UK producer Huess and his soulful Dilla-referencing beat tunes, but from what we've heard so far, like the title track from his recent Broke EP, we're excited for more. Apparently, he has another EP in the works for the Inaudible Answer imprint, which is preceded by this fresh podcast Huess shared today. Read more » 

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  • 10/04/2010

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