Last Magpie "I Need U"

The mysterious Leeds-based producer who goes by Last Magpie has only one release using that moniker, but the quality of his EP, No More Stories (artwork above), suggests considerable experience under …

Listen to a New Remix by Maya Jane Coles

Less than two weeks ago, rising house music star Maya Jane Coles’ remix of Lianne La Havas nearly blew up the XLR8R website. Clearly, the girl is in demand, as another MJC remix has surfaced, th…

Tom Demac "Drooling Donna"

Fresh from relocating to London, Tom Demac is just a few weeks away from dropping a new EP, Dampening Deaf Ears (artwork above), for Hypercolour next month, and has passed along this non-EP tune to gi…

Mosca Preps 'Eva Mendes' EP

The virtually infallible Mosca has revelaed the details of an upcoming three-track EP for Hypercolour / Glass Table. Presumably named after the American actress, the Eva Mendes EP will feature separat…

James Welsh "Integra"

James Welsh spent the first half of the ’00s in Austin, TX punk band The Rise before recently moving on to exclusively make electronic music. Nonetheless, Welsh’s productions are sure to g…

XLR8R x Beatport: Mosca

Over the past few months, XLR8R has been curating a special set of charts for Beatport. London’s Mosca is an artist we’re especially excited to have participate, as the genre-hopping produ…

XLR8R x Beatport: Hackman

Over the past few months, XLR8R has been curating a special set of charts for Beatport. UK producer Hackman has been making regular appearances on our site over the past two-plus years, thanks largely…

Axel Boman to Release New EP via Glass Table

Veteran Stockholm DJ/producer Axel Boman has announced he’ll soon be releasing an EP on Hypercolour’s Glass Table imprint. The Lucky Tiger EP features three original tunes by Boman, along …

Podcast 123: Hot City

As with many underground UK producers, Hot City’s true identity remains shrouded in mystery. Yet this shadowy figure’s tunes, often powered by bouncing beats, chopped vocal snippets, and d…

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