The Lowdown - This Week's XLR8R Top 10

Throughout the week, a whole lot of material gets posted here on XLR8R. And while we know—and love—that some hardcore readers will eagerly pour over every single news story, interview, podcast, video,…

Download Two New Tracks from Baio

Vampire Weekend bass player Chris Baio, who produces his own tunes under his last name and was recently profiled in one of our Bubblin’ Up features, has just followed up his debut EP, Sunburn, w…

Peter Van Hoesen Preps New LP; Stream it Now

Belgian-born DJ/producer Peter Van Hoesen is set to release his second album, Perceiver, on September 3 via Time to Express, and has already posted the record online to stream and download. The record…

Video: Untold "Overdrive"

The UK DJ/producer, Hemlock label boss, and recent focus of our Chatterbox feature series Untold just shared a music video with Mixmag for his tune “Overdrive,” which is lifted from the th…

Hercules & Love Affair to Helm Next 'DJ-Kicks'

!K7 has just announced that Andy Butler, the man behind disco/house-revivalist outfit Hercules & Love Affair, will be delivering the next installment of its ongoing DJ-Kicks mix series. The 14-tr…

Video: Bondax "Baby I Got That"

Lancaster-based teenage production duo Bondax unveiled the new music video for its upcoming single “Baby I Got That,” which is due out on September 16 via the pair’s own Just Us impr…

Stream Robert Hood's New LP

We alerted you to the forthcoming Motor: Nighttime World 3 LP from Detroit techno legend Robert Hood over a month ago, and now, weeks ahead of its release, you can hear that 12-track record. Thanks to…

Paging Doctor Nick... Send Him Your Questions

Time flies when you’re having fun… and solving problems. Only a few weeks have passed since we first introduced Nick Hook as XLR8R’s new advice guru, and his weekly column, Hi, Docto…

Video: Kenton Slash Demon "Ore"

Copenhagen duo Kenton Slash Demon, who is also half of When Saints Go Machine, has just shared a video for its new song “Ore.” In the video, images of exposed human bodies are digitally de…

Monokle Announces 'Saints' LP, Shares First Leak

Monokle has announced that his fifth record, called Saints, is set to be released on November 5 via Cologne imprint Ki. The St. Petersburg producer born Vlad Kudryavtsev, whom we included in our recen…

Kuedo Readies First North American Tour

Following his June release of Work, Live & Sleep in Collapsing Space EP via Planet Mu (check our review, here), Berlin-based producer Kuedo is preparing to hit North America for the first time. T…

Laurel Halo and Ital Prep North American Tour

Two producers working on the more experimental side of Brooklyn’s ever-growing electronic music scene, synth alchemist Laurel Halo (pictured above) and house music contortionist Ital are gearing…

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