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Podcast 377: DJ Haus
A master of excess throws down 90-minutes of high-octane dancefloor energy.

DJ Haus is a master of excess, and anyone familiar with the DJ/producer/label boss/YouTube profligate likely knows this all too well. Heading up both Unknown to the Unknown and the …

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Podcast 376: Lena Willikens
A delightfully unusual mix from the rising Cómeme selector.

Just last month, XLR8R profiled Lena Willikens as part of our annual Bubblin’ Up Week series. The article highlighted the Cologne selector’s love of unusual sounds, and her ability to …

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Podcast 375: Anthony Parasole
One of Brooklyn's finest pilots a thoughtfully diverse journey to the dancefloor and back.

New York City’s techno scene has been something of a cause célèbre over the past few years, with intriguing new artists and labels seemingly popping up on a daily basis. …

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Podcast 374: M.E.S.H.
The Berlin-based selector assembles a darkly thrilling mix unbound by genre.

For those outside of Berlin, it would be easy to think that techno is the be-all and end-all of electronic music in the German capital. Even the word “techno” has …

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Podcast 373: Kowton
The Bristol bass manipulator delivers an exclusive mix loaded with unreleased tunes.

It wasn’t that long ago that any talk of Kowton (a.k.a. Joe Cowton) was almost sure to revolve around his drums. Even on his earliest records, the man simply had …

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Podcast 372: Jason Kendig
An exclusive mix from Honey Soundsystem's top selector.

The start of each new year is a time to look ahead, and we here at XLR8R would like to get into that spirit by stretching our Bubblin’ Up series …

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Podcast 371: Floorplan

Right about now, someone is probably seeing this post and thinking, “Wait a minute, didn’t Robert Hood already do a mix for XLR8R?” And they would be right: back in …

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Podcast 370: Shifted

Over the past few years, Shifted (a.k.a. Guy Brewer) has quickly built a following on the back of two albums and an impressive series of 12″s, most of which showcase …

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Podcast 369: Gunnar Haslam

Over the past year or so, Gunnar Haslam has quietly become one of those artists whose name is seemingly everywhere. In 2014 alone, the New York producer has issued releases …

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Podcast 368: DJ Earl

Four years ago, XLR8R published a podcast from a couple of up-and-comers out of Chicago, DJ Rashad and DJ Spinn. At the time, the two were relatively unknown, but they …

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Podcast 367: Tiger & Woods' Club to Club Mix

Now that the calendar has flipped to November, we’re assuming that many of our readers (at least the ones in the Northern hemisphere) are unpacking their winter coats and bracing …

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Podcast 366: Jackmaster

Jackmaster (a.k.a. Jack Revill) is a DJ. He’s also a co-founder of Glasgow’s Numbers label, but there’s ultimately no question that Revill’s skills behind the decks are responsible for whatever …

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Podcast 365: Gerd Janson

Gerd Janson is often referred to as a “DJ’s DJ,” but that term doesn’t really do the man justice. Perhaps there was a time where the Running Back label founder, …

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Podcast 364: Lando

Lando (a.k.a. Antaeus Roy) is an artist we’ve kept tabs on for quite some time, from his earliest output as a producer in San Francisco, to his time in New …

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Podcast 363: Roman Flügel

At this point, it’s almost easier to talk about what Roman Flügel hasn’t done than it is to list his various projects and accomplishments from the past two decades. The …

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Podcast 362: Pangaea

Pangaea (a.k.a. Kevin McAuley) is something of a mystery. On the one hand, he’s one third of the braintrust behind Hessle Audio, a label that’s widely recognized as one of …

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Podcast 361: Pional

The rise of Pional (a.k.a. Miguel Barros) has been a gradual one over the past few years, but 2014 feels like the year in which the Madrid producer has properly …

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Podcast 360: Simian Mobile Disco

Simian Mobile Disco is a project that has gone through several stylistic iterations since the UK duo first debuted in the mid ’00s, and its music admirably continues to evolve. …

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