Abby Lee Tee 'Efeu' (Ylwfrnd Remix)

For today’s XLR8R download, Shash Records has offered up a remix by Swedish producer Yellowfriend (a.k.a. Ylwfrnd). For the rework, Yellowfriend turns his hand to Abby Lee Tee’s “Efe…

Podcast 523: Scanner
Robin Rimbaud kicks off 2018 with two hours of experimental electronics.

It’s a challenging task trying to condense a career like that of Robin Rimbaud’s into a digestible introduction. For close to 30 years now, Rimbaud has been a major force in sonic art, cra…

XLR8R's Best of 2017: Releases
We run through our top albums and EPs of the year.

Someone mentioned to us recently that it’s not been a particularly strong year for releases. In truth, it was several people, none of whom were connected or in contact. It’s an interesting…

XLR8R's Best of 2017: Top Downloads (100-51)
Check out the 100 most popular tracks to hit our downloads section this year.

Over the last year, every day of the week XLR8R has released at least one track via our downloads section. If you were to browse through the tracks featured this year, you’d find minimalistic ju…

Marco Bailey 'Ryoko'

Earlier this month, Marco Bailey released his fifth studio album, Temper, via his label and events project Materia. Temper features seventeen tracks that stretch out across Bailey’s sonic spectr…

Premiere: Hear a Devastating New Remix From Regis
The UK techno icon remixes a cut from Talker's latest.

Back in July, Jonathan Krohn and Karl Meier relaunched their Talker project with Battle Standards, a new EP that inaugurated their new Standards & Practices label and garnered heavy play from the …

Podcast 515: Sammy Dee
60 minutes of easy-listening tunes from the Get Perlonized curator.

It’s no easy feat to condense Sammy Dee’s career into just a few words. Having been born and raised in Berlin, the DJ-producer—real name Mario Radecki—began DJing in Kastle, a small town i…

Premiere: Hear a Galloping Cut From Henning Baer's Debut Album
'Shatterproof' drops on MANHIGH Recordings next week.

Henning Baer’s debut album, Shatterproof, drops on his own MANHIGH Recordings on November 13. Since around 2009, the Grounded Theory founder has presented his deep and experimental take on techn…

Scanner Preps New Studio Album, Shares Video
'Fibolae' is set for release on December 1.

Next month, Robin Rimbaud (a.k.a. Scanner) will return with Fibolae. The album, titled Fibolae, follows a long catalog of commissions, film scores, and strange projects and will be Rimbaud’s fir…

Bibio Phantom Brickworks
The English producer's latest is drenched in atmosphere and bristling with texture.

Bibio has a long mane of hair that reaches below his shoulders, and a beard that splits the difference between scruffy and styled. He sometimes dresses in vaguely hippie-esque apparel, and possesses a…

Premiere: Hear a Track From Merveille & Crosson's New Album
The duo return to Visionquest with their second LP later this week.

On November 3, Merveille & Crosson will drop their second album, Cerulean, via Visionquest. The new album follows on from their critically acclaimed 2012 debut LP, DRM, and finds the pair heading …

Laraaji 'Ocean Flow' (Seahawks Remix)

Back in September, legendary electronic producer Laraaji dropped a immersive double-album on All Saints Records, titled Bring On The Sun. The album was also preceded by a meditative drone work called …

Watch a Hallucinogenic Video From Earthly
New album 'Heart' will kick off the duo's new imprint, Bounce Pass.

North Carolina duo Earthly have shared a stunning new video from their forthcoming album, Heart, which will inaugurate the group’s new imprint, Bounce Pass. Heart follows the group’s 2015 …

Premiere: Hear a Track From Paul Ritch's New Kaczmarek Project
'IIIIIIIIIIIIII' drops later this month on Ritch's new KCZ MRK label.

At the end of this month, Paul Ritch will debut his new Kaczmarek project with an audio/visual concept album, titled IIIIIIIIIIIIII. IIIIIIIIIIIIII and the Kaczmarek project will be the introductory a…

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