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Photo Gallery and Review: Flying Lotus in 3D with Thundercat
The event took place at the Hollywood Forever Cemetery in Los Angeles on October 14.

Back in August, in XLR8R’s review of FYF festival, we noted that Flying Lotus’ 3D performance was “extremely underwhelming, and despite Flying Lotus’ considerable talent as a showman…

Podcast 513: Bvoice
The Moscow artist celebrates 22 years behind the decks with a selection of intoxicating records.

Moscow artist Vasily Konstantinovsky (a.k.a. Bvoice) began his life as a selector around 1995, DJing some of the first venues offering electronic music in Russia. Bvoice’s tastes were honed on a…

Guy From Downstairs Shares a Cut From Collaborations EP
'Savage Bucharest' is out now.

Romanian producer Guy From Downstairs has just dropped a collaborations EP, pairing himself up with Floog, Dubsons, Faster, Morgan, Slip Y Time, and Coriesu across 2 x 12″s. Savage Bucharest con…

Premiere: Hear a Heavy New Remix From Alix Perez
The SHADES member remixes a cut from the new EP by Sam Binga and Rider Shafique.

Sam Binga latest EP, Champion, will drop on October 27 on Critical Music. The massive eight-track EP finds the UK producer in fine form, teaming up with good friend and longtime collaborator Rider Sha…

Shore 'Components'

Last month, Will Shore released his debut solo EP, A hundred times, via Mister Saturday Night. A hundred times follows Shore’s collaborations with Tmboy and Kinematics, and seamlessly blends the…

Premiere: Hear a Hypnotic Cut From Yard One
‘Tactics Vol.2’ has been getting an early rinsing from Raresh, Vlad Caia, Glacher Lustwerk, and Cinthie.

Next month, Tact Recordings will launch their new vinyl only sub-label, Tactics, with Yard One’s Tactics Vol.2. Launched by Yard One (a.k.a. Jordan Bruce and Larry Jones) and Richard Fletcher (a…

Podcast 512: Tomoki Tamura
Raw grooves and velvety deep house from the Holic Trax label head.

Although Tomoki Tamura’s journey with dance music began in his native Japan, it was a move to London in 2004 that acted as the catalyst for the launch of a series of Holic nights that quickly ro…

Drumma Share Snippets of Next Release
Felipe Venegas & Umho provide the label's latest EP, out later this month.

October 30 will see the release of Felipe Venegas & Umho’s Smoke Enjoyable EP on Drumma Records. The EP follows on from a well received compilation titled Drumma Society Vol. 4 and Faster…

Premiere: Listen to a Wild New Electro Cut From Xan
'PRIVATEPERSONS005' drops late-November on Private Persons.

Moscow-based producer Xan is up next for Private Persons. PRIVATEPERSONS005 continues a standout year for the young label, following a set of forward-thinking club outings from Youngg P, Gazatech, Flo…

Sau Poler and UMFANG Contribute to 'Power Puerto Rico' Compilation
100% of the proceeds will be donated to The Hurricane Maria Community Relief & Recovery Fund.

Puerto Rico relief compilation Power Puerto Rico is out now. The compilation was curated by softcoresoft (Leticia Trandafir) and anabasine (Danji Buck-Moore), founding members of the Lagom collective …

Download an Exclusive Mix and Track From Brain Rays
Brain Rays celebrates a string of releases with a wild mix of hip-hop, ghetto house, and off-kilter techno.

Brain Rays—a Devon-based producer and co-founder of art and party crew Bizarre Rituals—has a string of two-track EP’s landing every month up until December. The releases will feature a wide-rang…

Premiere: Listen to a Twisted Track From ptwiggs
The Sydney producer's 'Purge' EP will be available on October 16.

Next up on newly launched Sydney imprint Deep Seeded will be ptwiggs’ Purge EP. Purge follows the off-kilter techno of Deep Seeded’s debut release—a five-tracker from label heads Hannah Lo…

Nicolas Lutz, Leo Leal, and Jo Sep to Play Earthquake Relief Gigs in Mexico
Shows in both Mexico City and Monterrey will help with the reconstruction of houses for earthquake victims.

Leo Leal, Fidel Hoyos, Adrian Valadez, Jo Sep, and Nicolas Lutz are teaming up for parties in Mexico City and Monterrey to help with the reconstruction of houses in Tetela Del Volcan, a small mountain…

Mekas 'Atmen'

Aula Magna Records returns on October 19 with Mekas’ Atmen EP. Atmen will be Mekas’ first EP since 2015’s Sismo EP—which was also released by Aula Magna Records—and features Stockholm LTD …

Premiere: Hear a Track From Paul Ritch's New Kaczmarek Project
'IIIIIIIIIIIIII' drops later this month on Ritch's new KCZ MRK label.

At the end of this month, Paul Ritch will debut his new Kaczmarek project with an audio/visual concept album, titled IIIIIIIIIIIIII. IIIIIIIIIIIIII and the Kaczmarek project will be the introductory a…

Charles Lazare '40 Days at Sea'

Charles Lazare is a producer from Washington D.C. who will be dropping his debut album via xenonyms on October 13. Titled Fascinating Climate, the album was birthed following a trip Lazare took to Rey…

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