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,…

Listen to an Interview with Hotflush Boss Scuba

Hotflush kingpin Scuba recently sat down with Resident Advisor for an interview which touched on the ideas of identity and his open-minded tastes, among other topics. DJ/producer Paul Rose’s div…

Dark Sky Readies New EP for 50Weapons

One of our favorite releases and favorite tunes of last year came from the London trio Dark Sky, courtesy of Modeselektor’s 50Weapons imprint. So you can imagine that it’s with a fair amou…

New Tensnake Single on the Way; Hear it Now

The man behind 2010’s massive “Coma Cat” single and last year’s “Something About You,” German DJ/producer Tensnake has announced the imminent arrival of his next tu…

Another New 12" Coming from South London Ordnance

UK up-and-comer South London Ordnance has been quite the busy guy, lately—readying records for the likes of Well Rounded and Audio Culture, featuring in our Bubblin’ Up series, and dropping remi…

Pachanga Boys Announces Debut LP

Kompakt and Cómeme affiliates Superpitcher and Rebolledo have undoubtedly had a lot of fun throughout their careers as DJs and producers, and have decided come together under the name Pachanga Boys to…

Pinch to Release Album of Rarities

Bristol DJ/producer and Tectonic label head Pinch (a.k.a. Rob Ellis) is set to release a handpicked collection of hard-to-find tracks, calling it MIA 2006-2010. The compilation consists of mostly R…

Video: Matthew Dear "Earthforms"

Since the beginning of last month, Matthew Dear’s “Earthforms” has surfaced as a free download and as a smoothed-out, jazzy remix from label mate Michna. Today, the Ghostly artist un…

Video Premiere: Urulu "1991"

Today, we’re premiering Los Angeles-based producer Urulu’s video for “1991,” a dreamy and upbeat tune that recalls the diva-obsessed realm of early-’90s house music. Dire…

Wolf & Lamb Readies Second Album

The NYC duo of Zev Eisenberg and Gadi Mizrahi (a.k.a. Wolf & Lamb) has announced it will soon release its sophomore full-length, a seven-track record called Versus. As its title indicates, the fo…

Download a Free EP from San Gabriel

If you’ll remember back to late May of this year, we reviewed a record called VOLFE by Pit er Pat co-founder Butchy Fuego (a.k.a. San Gabriel), and we quite liked it. Something about the produce…

Brian Eno Announces New Solo Album for Warp

Announced today, LUX is the 76-minute album on its way from legendary producer/musician Brian Eno, his first solo effort since 2005’s Another Day on Earth. LUX follows Small Craft on a Milk Sea,…

Stream Randomer's New EP for Hemlock

Following a two-track 12″ and a massive mix for FACT from earlier this year, London DJ/producer Randomer (a.k.a. Rohan Walder) will drop yet another record via Untold’s Hemlock imprint on …

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