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Various Artist Sur La Mer Samp-Le-Mer

If Load Records is the Sub Pop of noise, then 5 Rue Christine must be its Dischord. In its nine years as a record label, 5RC has demonstrated a sincere commitment to its varied roster regardless of sales or appeal.… Read more »

Various Artist Kitsuneé Maison Compilation 2

The Kitsuné maison ("fox house" in Japanese/French) sits in Paris, claiming allegiances to Daft Punk but also keeping an ear on London by releasing Bloc Party exclusives.… Read more »

Kieran Hebden and Steve Reid The Exchange Session Vol. 2

On the second part of the real-time soundclash between instrumentalist Kieran Hebden and drummer/jazzman Steve Reid, these two sonic innovators manage to match the spontaneous chaos of the first Exchange Session.… Read more »

Various Artist Dirty Diamonds 3

The D-I-R-T-Y.com collective is known for resurrecting and consolidating genre-spanning mixes. Yet with Dirty Diamonds 3, the crew doesn't capture the charm-or cohesiveness-of its past releases.… Read more »

Lord Jamar The 5% Album

You may recognize him from Oz or The Sopranos, but Lord Jamar's main gig is dropping beats and rhymes for Brand Nubian.… Read more »

Various Artist Tom Moulton: A Tom Moulton Mix

From his time in the '60s as a promo man for King Records and a 45 buyer for the Seeburg jukebox company, engineer Tom Moulton knew early on what made a track a hit.… Read more »

Luisito Quintero Percussion Madness

Cutting his teeth touring with Louie Vega's Elements of Life band, Venezuelan percussionist Luisito Quintero covers seriously diverse terrain on his debut.… Read more »

Various Artist Josh Wink: Profound Sounds Volume 3

Josh Wink may not be club music's most famous DJ, but he's got some seriously high-profile remix cred (for folks like NIN and Radiohead)-in fact, it's hard to believe that this is his first ever double-disc mix release.… Read more »

Various Artists Moonstarr Remixes

Toronto is the most frequently overlooked North American city for edgy electronic music, but the town has long had healthy house, drum & bass, and techno scenes.… Read more »

Various Artists Bass Odyssey: Ragga Party Mash Up

Peeps speak of the Jamaica/London connection, or the Jamaica/New York connection, but rarely do they hype the Jamaica/L.A. link. Well, N20, which operates out of Melrose Avenue, is out to change that with this continuous set.… Read more »

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