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Marc Houle Debuts on Innervisions
'Silver Siding' EP is scheduled for July 29 release via Muting The Noise.

Marc Houle is set to make his debut on Dixon and Âme’s Innervisions imprint. Entitled Silver Siding, the four-tracker includes two original tracks and two remixes from Golden Filter and Red Axes…

Studio Essentials: Octave One
The Burden Brothers detail their musical essentials for when they are on the road.

The Burden Brothers’ connection with their machines runs deep. Lenny and Lawrence, siblings from Detroit, are the core members of one of techno history’s most pivotal acts (with Lorne, Lynell and Lanc…

Ras G, EPROM, Mono/Poly added to Low End Theory Festival 2016 Lineup
The third annual Low End Theory Festival is set to take place at The Shrine in Los Angeles on July 23.

Earlier today, the infamous weekly bass night known as Low End Theory announced that Ras G, EPROM, Mono/Poly, Dorian Concept, and Penthouse Penthouse have all been added to the annual Low End Theory F…

Real Talk: Brett Johnson
The US DJ-producer explores the importance of 'playing the game' in artistic success.

The latest in our series of artist-penned essays comes from America’s Brett Johnson. The Berlin-based DJ-producer has been releasing his take on groovy house for the best part of two decades, hi…

Photo Gallery: Electric Island Festival 2016
This year's event took place from June 24 - 25 in Guam.

Taking place from Friday, June 24 to Saturday, June 25 (expanding to two days for the first time in the event’s short history) at the larger Guam International Raceway space, the fourth annual E…

Ask the Experts: Gerd Janson
The Running Back boss takes the time to answer your questions.

With the relaunch of our Ask the Experts series, we were set on inviting a person of a certain calibre to handle the responses. Someone who has a wealth of experience in all fields of musical interest…

Federico Molinari Set for New EP; Stream Snippets Here
'tran-c' EP is scheduled for July 25 release

Federico Molinari is set for a new EP on Point of View. Entitled tran-c EP, the two-tracker will be the Argentine’s third  EP of the year, following on from Congo Toys on Apollonia and Nais on I…

Podcast 447: Steffi
The Klakson label head returns to the XLR8R channels with a 60-minute mix full of electro and broken beat cuts.

Dutch-born Steffie Doms (better known as Steffi) was featured twice on XLR8R last year. The first appeared around April when the Berlin-based DJ-producer invited us into her hardware-heavy studio to d…

Outline Festival Releases Official Statement Re. Cancellation
The event was cancelled last weekend for unconfirmed reasons.

Following the recent cancellation of this year’s event, officials of Moscow’s Outline Festival have released the following statement: First of all we are deeply grateful to all artists and…

Innervisions Set for New Âme and Schwarzmann LPs
Dixon announced the news in his recent Resident Advisor Instagram takeover.

Âme and Schwarzmann (a.k.a. Henrik Schwarz & Frank Wiedemann are set to release new LPs on Innervisions next year. Taking part in his recent Resident Advisor Instagram takeover,  label head Dixon …

John Talabot and Pional Announce New Lost Scripts 12"
'S.O.P. / A.F.K.' is scheduled for August 1 release via Hivern Discs.

John Talabot and Pional are set to release a new vinyl-only EP as Lost Scripts. The release will be the latest in the Hivern Discs’ Edit series, following on from three previous instalments whic…

Amsterdam Dance Event Announces Launch of New Live Showcase
The festival and conference adds to an already-robust outing with live component.

Amdsterdam Dance Event, a five-day electronic music conference and festival in the Netherlands’ capital city, has announced the launch of a showcase festival entitled ADE Live that centers aroun…

In the Studio: Lapien
XLR8R visits the Mistress artist's Berlin home to learn more about the production techniques behind his two upcoming EPs.

Having shared his previous releases through Fred P’s Soul People Music offshoot, Delsin and Prologue,  it was recently announced that Nick Lapien (a.k.a Lapien) is set to release two EPs on DVS1…

Fade To Mind Favorites: A Five Year Anniversary Tribute
XLR8R celebrates Fade To Mind's five-year anniversary with our five favorite tracks from the maverick imprint.

July 5, 2016, marks the five-year anniversary of Fade To Mind’s inaugural release, Nuguzuguzu’s Timesup EP. Over the 1825 days following the release of that EP, Fade To Mind has grown into…

Listen to a Beautiful New Cut From Nils Frahm's Nonkeen Project
'Oddments of the Gamble' is scheduled for July 15 release via R&S Records.

Nonkeen—the project of childhood friends Nils Frahm, Frederic Gmeiner, and Sepp Singwald—has released a stream of “Glow,” a cut off their forthcoming Oddments of the Gamble LP. Oddments of…

Podcast 446: Sherwood x Nisennenmondai
Adrian Sherwood and Nisennenmondai serve up 90 minutes of noise, new-wave, techno, hip house, rock, acid, and plenty more.

The coming together of Adrian Sherwood and Nisennenmondai earlier this year was an exhilarating proposition. Though both are well-respected acts at the top of their game, they are worlds apart in many…

Jackmaster Delivers His DJ Kicks; Listen Now
Jackmaster 'DJ Kicks' is scheduled for July 8 release via K7!

Jack Revill (a.k.a. Jackmaster) is set to release his submission to !K7’s DJ Kicks series this coming Friday. Featuring exclusive tracks from Tessela, Alcatraz Harry and Denis Sulta, the Numbers…

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