Listen to Dam-Funk's New Holiday Jam

Apparently, even new-school masters of funk can get a little sentimental during the holidays. Earlier today, Dam-Funk posted a brand-new holiday ditty on the Stones Throw website, making sure to note …

Get Some Free Live Packs From Ableton

Check it out, guys: Looks like the folks at Ableton are really getting into the Christmas spirit this year, as they are giving away two free Live Packs over on their website. Available both for owners…

Check Out Pariah's NYE Mix For Vice

If you live across the pond, in London to be exact, you might want to include Vice’s New Year’s Eve Party at Old Blue Last among your night’s string of decadent revelries. Why do we …

Video: Demdike Stare "Hashshashin Chant"

Let’s just get this out of the way. Yes, this is another found-footage music video. That said, we all know that audio-mining UK duo Demdike Stare isn’t going to serve up some half-baked co…

Kode9 Announces New Album for 2011

Considering he’s been busy dropping a healthy amount of excellent releases on his Hyperdub label, contributing to k7!’s DJ-Kicks series, and touring all over the world, Kode9 has had a sol…

Ben UFO Delivers RA Podcast

Even as 2010 comes to a close, there seems to be no shortage of stellar podcasts making their way to the internet before the year’s done. The latest comes from Hessle Audio co-founder Ben UFO, w…

James Blake Album Details Announced

The day has finally come, and now we have the full details regarding the forthcoming debut full-length from producer-cum-singer/songwriter James Blake. Following a series of three well-received, criti…

Video: Sam Prekop "The Silhouettes"

We’re still a bit flabbergasted by the latest solo record from The Sea & Cake frontman Sam Prekop. Instead of the veteran post-rocker’s usual mellowed-out guitar and vocal pairings, P…

Douster Releases Free Mixtape With Zonora Point

Over the weekend, French producer Douster released a free mixtape titled Puerto de Palos that features collaborations with Chilean rap group Zonora Point. Zonora Point MCs Camilizi, Serpiente $yms, an…

Bok Bok Drops a FACT Mix

Anyone with a pulse who’s checked out XLR8R in the past year knows that we’re big fans of Bok Bok and the Night Slugs imprint he runs with L-Vis 1990. The label’s role in reshaping b…

PTN to Release Second Hackman EP in 2011

Throughout 2010, UK producer Hackman seemed to both be around every corner and yet easily overlooked during a year when the quality and quantity of UK bass music has been so high. Between a slew of re…

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