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Obscure Cuts: TRP
The Lobster Theremin artist reveals five hidden gems from his record bag.

Obscure Cuts is a new addition to XLR8R—a new feature series. Similar to Hi-Five which we recently relaunched, Obscure Cuts is a method of unearthing and sharing good records, in this case, those obsc…

Dekmantel Records Preps Bruxas Debut
'Más Profundo' EP is scheduled for June 26 release.

Dekmantel Records will release the debut EP of Bruxas, the collaborative project of Dutch psych-rock artist Jacco Gardner and Nic Mauskovic. Wielding a love for the wild and exotic, Más Profundo is &#…

Stream a Track from Nick Höppner's New LP
Ostgut Ton will release 'Work' on June 9.

As previously announced, Nick Höppner will release his second solo album on Ostgut Ton this coming summer, titled Work. Work follows on from the Panorama Bar resident’s debut Folk LP in 2015, wh…

Download a Jazz-Infused Mix from Harvey Sutherland
The mix was recorded exclusively for XLR8R in advance of Sutherland's performance at Nuits Sonores.

Harvey Sutherland is a Melbourne-based analog synthesist and disco minimalist. The producer and keyboard player has worked steadily since 2013, releasing a handful of highly-coveted records for People…

DJ Honesty Next on Another Picture
'Janeiro' EP is scheduled for May 26 release.

DJ Honesty will release a new EP on Another Picture. The Berlin mainstay has been delivering for two decades and counting via various projects and collaborations: Honesty, Honeydrop, Slope (with Danie…

Tessela & Truss (Overmono) Remix Nathan Fake
'DEGREELESSNESS (feat. Prurient) (Overmono Remix)' is available now.

Producers Tessela and Truss—also known as brothers Ed and Tom Russell—have joined forces as Overmono to remix “DEGREELESSNESS,” taken from Nathan Fake’s fourth album Providence,”  re…

DJ Stingray Compiles Tresor’s 'Kern Vol. 4' Mix CD
'Tresor’s Kern Vol. 4' is scheduled for July 7 release.

DJ Stingray is the voice of Tresor’s Kern Vol. 4 Mix CD which will be released on July 7. The celebrated Berlin label inaugurated their Kern Mix CD series in 2012 with DJ Deep, DJ Hell in 2013, and mo…

These Hidden Hands Prep Remix EP
'Vicarious Memories Remixed' EP is scheduled for June 23 release.

Tommy Four Seven and Alain Paul (a.k.a. These Hidden Hands) are set to release Vicarious Memories Remixed. The EP, scheduled for June 23 release, features five finely crafted remixes of last year’s ex…

Podcast 491: Smallpeople
Julius Steinhoff and Just von Ahlefel compile a house-focused mix full of unreleased gems.

Julius Steinhoff and Just von Ahlefeld (a.k.a. Smallpeople) have been here before—just under 24 months ago, to be more precise. On that occasion, they collaborated with label-mate Moomin to compile an…

SHXCXCHCXSH Launch New Label
'Rösten 1' is scheduled for June 23 release.

SHXCXCHCXSH will launch a new label, Rösten, with a new EP, titled Rösten 1. Having released on Semantica and Subsist, SHXCXCHCXSH then found a home in Shifted’s Avian, where last year the duo r…

AKU Welcomes Molly
'SB Relief' EP is scheduled for June 16 release.

yoyaku sub-label AKU is set to release Molly’s debut EP. SB Relief will be the Paris-based label’s seventh release and sees Molly join the likes of Varhat and Janeret, both of whom have co…

Priku Returns to Eastenderz
'ENDZ014' EP is available now.

Motif Records’ Priku has returned to Eastenderz for the first time since 2015. The Bucharest producer is in fine form, too, kicking off a the EP with the bouncy tech-house beats, rising and fall…

Check Out Eventide's Impressive New Reverb Plugin
Blackhole Reverb is Point Blank's plugin of the week.

Point Blank’s new plugin of the week is the Blackhole reverb by Eventide. Blackhole originated as an algorithm in Eventide’s DSP4000 and H8000 hardware processors. The plugin allows its users to creat…

Burial Releases New Beatless EP
'Subtemple' EP is available digitally now.

Burial is has released new EP, titled Subtemple. Burial, real name William Emmanuel Bevan, is one of the most intriguing producers of his generation, a mysterious artist whose music contains elements …

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