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It's a Christmas Miracle... XLR8R Has a New Website

Most years, we here at XLR8R take advantage of the lull in musical activity during the holiday season, happily stepping away from our computers for at least a few days. …

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Spend the Holidays with XLR8R's Best of 2014

Well, we finally made it. After 12 months of filling our website with news, features, streams, videos, downloads, podcasts, and more, it’s once again time for XLR8R to take a …

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Download Five New Edits from Galcher Lustwerk

Ascendant Brooklyn DJ/producer Galcher Lustwerk has shared five bootleg edits for free download. Appearing on his SoundCloud earlier today, the new set of edits finds Lustwerk applying his propensity for …

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Bleep and XLR8R Present the 100 Tracks Mix Competition

As 2014 draws to a close, we have teamed up with the good folks at online music retailer Bleep to launch the 100 Tracks Mix Competition, for which we are …

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Check Out a New Mix from Joey Anderson

Joey Anderson has uploaded a new mix for streaming via SoundCloud. The roughly 70-minute session caps off a strong year for the New Jersey DJ/producer, who turned out a debut …

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Listen to Willie Burns' and Ron Morelli's Favorite Tracks of 2014

A recording of the latest installment from Willie Burns’ (pictured above) weekly WTBS show for Newton Radio has surfaced, finding the NYC DJ/producer and L.I.E.S. label head Ron Morelli sharing …

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Danny Daze Preps Collaborative EP featuring Philipp Gorbachev, 214, and More

Miami-based producer/DJ—and contributor of an excellent XLR8R podcast earlier this year—Danny Daze (pictured above) will issue an EP’s worth of collaborations early next year via the new Omnidisc label. Entitled …

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Download the 'Ghostly Swim 2' Compilation

As we reported earlier this month, the venerable Ghostly label and the purveyors of twisted television at Adult Swim have teamed up to issue the second edition of the Ghostly …

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Kutmah Drops New Beat Tape; Hear It Now

UK beatmaker Kutmah has self-released a 22-track collection of new beats entitled the WINTAH HU​$​TLE BEAT TAPE. Appearing as a digital Bandcamp release, the album finds the formerly Los Angeles-based …

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XLR8R's Best of 2014: Odds and Ends, Part 2

XLR8R’s Best of 2014 series kicked off exactly three weeks ago, and since then, we’ve toured through quite the collection of year-end rundowns. Today, we’ve arrived at the final chapter, …

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Hear a B2B Session from Gerd Janson and Prins Thomas

Amsterdam’s Dekmantel Festival has uploaded a lengthy B2B session from Nordic nu-disco selector Prins Thomas and longtime sparring partner and Running Back head Gerd Janson (pictured above). The three-hour mix was …

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Check Out New Mixes from Rolando, Austin Cesear, and Mister Saturday Night

Quality mixes from LA techno staple Rolando (pictured above), burgeoning NYC talent Austin Cesear, and Brooklyn DJ duo Mister Saturday Night have surfaced online. First, Crack Magazine has enlisted former …

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Machinedrum Shares Bootleg Remix of Beyonce; Download It Now

A new remix from Machinedrum has landed via the LuckyMe label’s ongoing holiday advent calendar. Joining contributions from Jacques Greene, How to Dress Well, Rustie, Hudson Mohawke, and Claude Speeed, …

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Jackmaster Talks Glasgow, Rubadub, and More in New Mini-Documentary

Born and raised in Glasgow, acclaimed DJ and Numbers label co-head Jackmaster (a.k.a. Jack Revill) is the subject of a new short film which follows the selector as he retraces …

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Lone Gives Away New Track

The generous spirit of the season continues to make its way throughout the electronic music community, with UK producer Lone becoming one of the latest artists to share a free …

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Stream an Upcoming EP from La Beauté Du Négatif Featuring Neel and J.Alvarez

The fledgling La Beauté Du Négatif imprint will issue its third release over the next few weeks, a V/A 12″ featuring cuts from Neel (a.k.a. Giuseppe Tillieci, who serves as …

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Download a Free Track from Paula Temple

Berlin-based producer Paula Temple has announced that her Noise Manifesto label will officially begin its run in March of next year. Before then, the techno artist has offered a new …

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Check Out a New Mix from Barnt

Following shortly behind the release of his excellent debut LP, Magazine 13 (a record which landed in the top 10 of our Best Releases of 2014 list and can still …

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