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Hear a Track from Ty's Upcoming Album
'A Work Of Heart' LP will land on March 2 via Jazz re:freshed.

As announced, Ty will return in March with his fifth long-player, A Work Of Heart. Produced predominantly and written by Ty, the release sees the London-based rapper tackle subject matter ranging from…

Inaktiv & Teniente Castillo 'Final Chords'

Yesterday, Play Pal Music celebrated its five-year anniversary with a new VA featuring cuts from artists new to the label, friends, and those that have been there from the begining. Among those artist…

Fur Coat Share a Deep Cut From New Watergate EP
'Immersion' drops February 26.

Fur Coat will be the latest release on Watergate Records. The EP, titled Immersion, follows the duo’s 2016 Watergate debut, Interstellar, and a 2017 EP on their recently launched Oddity label wi…

Premiere: Stream a Galloping Techno Cut From Inland
The track features on Counterchange's new VA, 'Co-Ops​ ​Vol.​ ​2.'

Early next month, Counterchange will release Co-Ops Vol. 2, an eight-track, double-vinyl edition. The new VA represents the label’s tenth release and features cuts from a network of producers al…

Podcast 530: Evan Baggs
Classy, off-kilter selections from one of house and techno's best-kept secrets.

Evan Baggs is an immensely gifted and committed DJ, though also a rather undiscovered one. Among fans of minimal house and techno, the scene with which he’s most strongly associated, he’s …

Nauuda 'up'

Nauuda is a duo from Arendal in southern Norway. The duo consists of Jakob Eines (19) and Alex-André Aanonsen (18), who used this alias for their musical productions since 2014. The duo found that the…

Jordan Rakei Shares New Single With Video
'Eye To Eye' is available now.

Riding the waves of support for his sophomore album and Ninja Tune debut, Wallflower, Jordan Rakei has today released a new single, “Eye To Eye,” alongside a tight, soul-infused dancefloor edit …

Hi-Five: Man Power
The British artist selects a set of recent tracks by producers from the North East of England.

By now, Geoff Kirkwood’s Man Power alias should ring quite familiar to readers of XLR8R. Since debuting in 2014 on Jennifer Cardini’s Correspondant imprint with the Kiloton EP, Kirkwood…

Kid Fiction Unleashes New Single, 'Silence Is Golden'
'Silence Is Golden' is out now.

Kid Fiction has released a new genre-bending, slow groove single, “Silence Is Golden.” Accidentally deleting the song before it was finished forced Kid Fiction to improve on what he could …

Freqs of Nature Locks in 2018 Plans
This year's event takes place from July 4 to 9 in Berlin, Germany.

Freqs of Nature Festival has locked in plans for its 2018 edition. The annual event aims to present alternative and unique art forms and creative engineering. The organizers focus on projects that go …

Premiere: Hear Dokta's Ode to London on 2020 Vision Recordings
'London Nights' drops on March 5 with remixes from Burnski, Ralph Lawson, and Jason Heath.

Early next month, DOKTA will release “London Nights”, the third single taken from his forthcoming album, Metronomic, via 2020 Vision. The new single, a heady concoction of minimalistic gro…

Luke Vibert Lines Up De:tuned EP
'Arcadia' EP will land on March 16 via De:tuned.

Legendary UK artist Luke Vibert will drop a new solo record on the Belgian De:tuned label. The four-track release will be Vibert’s first solo release of 2018, and is said to show off his ablity …

CutOff!CutOff! 'Recursion'

CutOff!CutOff!’s new EP, Décollage, is set to land on February 22. Décollage will be the inaugural release on CutOff!CutOff!’s RSNTR Rec. imprint, which will serve as a platform for darker…

Gwenno Announces New Album, Le Kov
'Le Kov' which will be released on March 2 via Heavenly Recordings.

Gwenno Saunders (a.k.a Gwenno) has shared plans for her new album, titled Le Kov (The Place of Memory) Le Kov (The Place of Memory) is the Welsh singer-songwriter’s second album, created alongsi…

Sonnymoon Drop New Single, 'Ideas'
'Ideas' is available now.

Sonnymoon have today released a new single, “Ideas,” via their Sonnymoon Music imprint—a follow up to last year’s “Role.” Sonnymoon’s vision expands on the roles po…

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