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Om Unit and Sam Binga Drop New Collaborative EP; Stream It Now
The four-track 'Transatlantic' EP launches the new Bunit label.

UK artists Om Unit (pictured above) and Sam Binga have combined forces on the Transatlantic EP, a new four-track collaborative effort that drops today. Serving as the Bunit label’s inaugural …

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Check Out a New Remix from Andy Stott
The Modern Love artist has shared a new rework of Panda Bear.

Pulled from his recent Panda Bear Meets the Grim Reaper LP for Domino, Panda Bear’s “Boys Latin” track has received a remix treatment from Andy Stott (pictured above). On his …

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Djinji Brown "Waterfalls in Dub"

Today, longstanding house selector Osunlade’s Yoruba label has dropped Only to Survive the Diaspora, an 11-track compilation featuring new productions from the likes of Drala, Afefe Iku, and Osunlade himself. …

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Janis Preps New EP for Tasteful Nudes; Preview It Now
The Frankfurt-based producer's 'You Can't See Me' EP will see an official release later this month.

Emergent producer Janis will deliver the seventh release for Argot offshoot Tasteful Nudes later this month. The Frankfurt-based artist dropped two 12″s in 2014—one for Mirau, the other for his own …

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Crackazat "Eye Light (Sunset)"

A consistent home for quality house music (often of the jazzy and disco-infused sort), Sweden’s Local Talk imprint will soon add the first full-length artist album to its always catalog …

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Seven Davis Jr. Wild Hearts EP
The LA producer's Ninja Tune debut offers two catchy pieces of funk-streaked dance music.

Seven Davis Jr. has been on a roll ever since debuting in 2013 with One, one of the best vocal house records in recent memory. He’s since showcased the breadth …

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XLR8R's Top 10 Downloads of February
Check out the 10 most popular tracks to hit our Downloads section last month.

With the calendar now having officially turned to March, it’s once again time to reveal the top 10 most popular tracks to hit XLR8R’s Downloads section in the month of …

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Maya Jane Coles Readies LP as Nocturnal Sunshine, Streams Lead Single
The UK producer's debut album under the alias will arrive via her own I/AM/ME imprint in May.

Maya Jane Coles has revealed details of her debut album as Nocturnal Sunshine, her “dark and dubby, bass-driven alter ego.” The British-Japanese producer has kept the alias quiet in recent years, …

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Stream a New Mix from Max Cooper
The London producer steps up for the latest installment of BBC Radio 1's 'Essential Mix.'

Max Cooper delivered the latest installment of BBC Radio 1’s long-running Essential Mix series over the weekend, and now the two-hour session is available to stream in full online. “I wanted …

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Tom Trago Readies New Single for Voyage Direct, Announces Upcoming Label Compilation and Tour
The Dutch producer will issue his first solo single since 2013 early next month, which will be followed by a full label comp featuring Legowelt, Carl Craig, and others.

Tom Trago’s Voyage Direct imprint appears set to be keep itself rather busy over the next few months, with the upcoming release of Trago’s first solo single since 2013 and …

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Preview Black Jazz Consortium's Upcoming RECODED EP
The longstanding NYC producer's latest effort collects a handful of reshapes and outtakes.

Longstanding NYC producer/DJ and head of the Soul People Music imprint, Black Jazz Consortium (a.k.a. Fred P) will soon release the first volume of his RECODED EP series, which will …

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Michał Lewicki "One"

Michał Lewicki’s upcoming Ton album for Project: Mooncircle is the result of an uncoventional production process. A Polish artist who is said to have “always been searching for new ways …

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KiNK Preps New EP for Running Back
'Cloud Generator' will be the prolific Bulgarian producer's first outing for Gerd Janson's label.

Bulgarian hardware maestro Strahil Velchev (a.k.a. KiNK) will release a new four-track EP on Gerd Janson’s Running Back label next month. Entitled Cloud Generator, Janson says the EP will be …

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Barnt Announces Upcoming Remix 12"; Preview It Now
Tale of Us, Recondite, and Jens-Uwe Beyer turn in reworks of a cut from Barnt's debut LP.

Apparently, Barnt (pictured above) wasn’t planning to release any remixes of his 2014 album Magazine 13, a record which we placed in the top 10 of our releases of the …

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Forrest "Manhattan (VAM Remix)"

Montreal-born, now London-based producer and vocalist Zach Joss (a.k.a. Forrest) is set to land on Ralph Lawson’s 2020Vision label late next month with the Manhattan EP. Joining Joss’ breathy house …

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Genius of Time's Nils Krogh to Drop Solo EP as Arkajo; Stream the Full Record Now

A member of the hardware-obsessed Genius of Time duo, Swedish producer Nils Krogh will break off for a solo EP under the name Arkajo. Appearing via respected Swedish label Aniara, …

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DJ Qu Readies New EP for Secretsundaze
The New Jersey native will drop the three-track 'SS1' EP next month.

New Jersey-based producer/DJ and former XLR8R podcast contributor DJ Qu has revealed the details of his upcoming SS1 EP, which will arrive via the Secretsundaze label in March. A three-track …

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L.I.E.S. Preps New EP from Gavin Russom; Hear a Track Now
The seasoned NYC producer will debut on the label next month.

NYC synth specialist Gavin Russom will next land on the L.I.E.S. imprint with the three-track The Telstar File EP. Serving as Russom’s debut outing for the label, The Telstar File …

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