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Podcast 448: Daniel Bell
The minimal techno veteran pulls together an hour of classy house selections.

Daniel Bell’s appeal transcends traditional genre boundaries. Gaze over his discography through one set of spectacles and he shines clearly as a techno pioneer. His earlier hard-nosed works as DBX …

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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 discuss the launch …

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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 …

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Podcast 445: Margaret Dygas
The Panorama Bar resident provides 90 minutes of unorthodox easy-listening bliss.

Building an experimental mix that really works is no walk in the park. Though there can be no set formula, they ought to tell a story, to somehow progress coherently …

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Podcast 444: Tommy Four Seven
The lauded DJ-producer delivers a club snapshot full of killer modern techno cuts.

This week’s podcast comes from Tommy Four Seven, the UK-born, Berlin-based DJ-producer. In short, there are three strands to Tommy’s artistic repertoire: DJing, production, and 47, the established party series with a supporting …

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Podcast 443: Voigtmann
One of London's underground staples fuses together an hour of off-kilter house and techno.

UK artist Claus Voigtmann has operated on the fringes of house music for quite some time now. You won’t find his name on any oversized billboards, or playing for any …

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Podcast 442: Vera
The Melliflow label head steps up with a mix of mind-bending club cuts.

Experience is always going to be one of the key factors when it comes to determining a DJ’s skills. The longer you serve in a musical scene, and the deeper …

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Podcast 441: Iglooghost
The Brainfeeder artist delivers a one-hour mix loaded with exclusives.

Only 18 years old, Seamus Malliagh (a.k.a Iglooghost) must be one of the youngest and most imaginative producers on our radars. Ever since he was 17, Malliagh been releasing music, much of …

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Podcast 440: Man Power
The British DJ-producer weaves as colorful a tapestry as we have come to expect from him.

XLR8R Podcast 440 – Man Power Man Power knows a thing or two about keeping things interesting. For one thing, through much of his career he had us all clutching …

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Podcast 439: Luke Vibert
Celebrating the Kerrier District re-issue, the long-serving British producer delivers a mix as colorful as his discography.

Luke Vibert is likely to have touched many different ears, in many different ways, having had such a varied production history. One of his most revered projects was Kerrier District, …

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Podcast 438: Andrew James Gustav
The London-based DJ shares the opening hours of an extended club set recorded earlier this year.

Amassing on the peripheries of dance music culture, far from the mainstream, is a group of DJs purveying a sound not quite like anything else around today. You’ll find most …

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Podcast 437: The Gaslamp Killer
The LA beat-scene savant twists together an hour of avant-garde cuts, including a world premiere of a forthcoming GLK track.

There aren’t many electronic musicians alive today that possess the same aura and pure fan wonderment as William Bensussen (a.k.a. The Gaslamp Killer). His worldly, psychedelic musical offerings pull from a …

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Podcast 436: Spacetravel
The Sardinian DJ-producer provides an hour of left-field techno and electro gems.

Spacetravel (a.k.a. Luca Cara) doesn’t have a long trail of releases behind him. But following his first EP, via Binh’s Time Passages imprint—which captured his experimental blend of futuristic techno, …

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Podcast 435: Valentin Stip
The wonderfully gifted DJ-producer shows us another side of his artistic character.

It’s been over two years since Valentin Stip released his Sigh LP on Nicolas Jaar’s Other People imprint. The eight-tracker, which followed on from two EPs on the New York-based …

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Podcast 434: Cio D'Or
The German sound architect provides a dramatic hour of experimental techno.

Cio Dorbandt is a part of German techno’s furniture. Born in Hannover, she can now be found in Cologne, while over the course of a lengthy career she has stamped …

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Podcast 433: DoubtingThomas
The Barcelona-based DJ-producer serves up 60 minutes of upbeat tunes.

Having generously shared some of his productions with our readers in the past, DoubtingThomas is no stranger to the XLR8R channels. Despite this, however, this is the first time we’ve had the …

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Podcast 432: Sei A
The Glaswegian artist lays down a beautifully varied 90 minutes, featuring cuts by Alice Coltrane, Alex Smoke, Edward, and himself.

Since his emergence in 2008, Scottish DJ and producer Andy Graham (a.k.a. Sei A) has had an enviable release rate, pushing his swinging, bass-heavy style out across close to 20 releases on …

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Podcast 431: Woo York [Live]
In advance of this week's DGTL performance, the Ukrainian duo provide a 60 minute improvised live set.

Though enigmatic and media-shy, Ukrainian duo Woo York have been a staple in many techno fans’ diets after their 2012 releases on Soma Records and Planet Rhythm.  In the studio, they have been nothing …

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