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Watch a Tutorial on Arturia's Modular ARP 2600
Point Blank’s Dan Herbert gives an overview of the powerful VST.

In Point Blank’s latest video tutorial, course developer and instructor Dan Herbert looks at Arturia’s ARP 2600 plugin. In the video, which you can watch via the player above, Herbert give…

Premiere: Stream a Track from Killawatt's Return to 47
'47010' EP is scheduled for June 1 release.

As announced, Killawatt is set to return to Tommy Four Seven’s 47 imprint for his sophomore single artist EP. The UK producer Killawatt made his debut 47 appearance on the first Various Artist EP, 470…

Alci Next on Seeing Sounds
'Humanized Pattern' EP is scheduled for July 31 release.

Alci has a new EP on the way, titled Humanized Pattern. Of Turkish origins but born and raised just outside of Zurich, Alci’s entry into DJing came via hip-hop and street culture, trying his hand at g…

Alex & Digby Announce Debut LP
'For My Process' LP is scheduled for June 19 release.

Alex Smith & Digby Smith (a.k.a. Alex & Digby) are set to release their debut LP, titled For My Process. According to the Berlin-based pair, the 10-track LP was recorded during a “very p…

Darse 'Ruin'

Music lover before synth fanatic, Darse approached the DJing world at the age of 13 after “living an experience from which he felt the need to share it with the world.” At the age of 16, h…

Download a New Mix from Garo
The mix was recorded in advance of Garo's set at this year's Meadows in the Mountains Festival.

Denislav Velev, better known as Garo to friends, is one of the key architects behind the blossoming Bulgarian music scene. Having founded the Red House parties in Sofia, Garo went on to hold a residen…

Fortune West 'Deep Forest' (Rumtum Remix)

We last heard from Philidelphia PA-based producer Fortune West back in February when he offered up his stunning cut “The Ghost” as the day’s XLR8R download. That cut was pulled from …

Unleash Announces First Summer Dates
Zip, Baby Ford, Apollonia, Petre Inspirescu, Maayan Nidam, Cabanne, DeWalta, and more names set to play.

London’s esteemed party curators Unleash have announced the first four dates for their summer season—with Zip, Cabanne, Baby Ford, Maayan Nidam, DeWalta, and many more leading names set to play.…

Akkord Prep New EP for Houndstooth, Share Track
The Manchester duo return with their first original music since 2015.

In July, Akkord will return to Houndstooth with their first original music since October 2015. The two-track 12”, titled RCVR / XTMR, features all the Akkord hallmarks, namely brutal, grit-filled perc…

Peru's Deltatron Shares Bass-Heavy Track From New Album
'Ego Trip' features collaborations with Dave Nada, Lao, Turbo Sonidero, and Alpha S, among others.

Terror Negro Records label head Deltatron is prepping the release of his new album, Ego Trip. Featuring collaborations with Dave Nada, Lao, Turbo Sonidero, Alpha S, Principe Q, and DJ Krizis, Ego Trip…

Download a Trippy New Mix from Topper
The mix is a 70-minute segment of a six-hour set at Berlin's Club Der Visionaere.

Topper is an Italian DJ-producer and a real favorite among those on the XLR8R payroll. He had been so for some time, after several impressive performances in Berlin, but it was his set at Sunwaves 19—…

Novation Releases Circuit 1.5
The firmware update allows for gate length changes, synth patch previews, and more.

Novation has released the latest Circuit firmware. The new version of firmware, Version 1.5, brings three new features, including fractional gate (the gate length for a note no longer has to equal one…

Lapalux Shares Haunting Track from New LP
'Flickering' (feat. JFDR) is out now on Brainfeeder.

Lapalux has shared “Flickering,” a new track from his forthcoming third album for Brainfeeder, Ruinism. “Flickering” features vocals by Icelandic singer Jófríður Ákadóttir (JFD…

Rampa Returns to Innervisions
'Hall Of Violence' EP is scheduled for May 26 release.

Innervisions will release a new EP from Rampa. Rampa—a Berlin-based DJ-producer and co-founder of Keinemusik—debuted on Dixon and Âme’s imprint with “Necessity,” a cut that landed on…

Daphni Remixes 'Fabriclive 93'
'Fabriclive 93' is scheduled for July 21 release.

Daphni (a.k.a Caribou / Dan Snaith) has compiled Fabriclive 93, the latest in the esteemed Fabric mix series. The release will be Snaith’s first ever mix CD and consists of 23 of his own new and…

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