Download a Studio Mix from Le Loup
The mix was recorded exclusively for XLR8R.

Le Loup is one of the standout names of this latest wave of French minimal talents, sweeping the globe with his warm, groove-led productions and dance-inducing sets. He was snapped up by Wolf + Lamb b…

XLR8R's Off-Week Selections
XLR8R staff share our top event picks from this week's Off-Week in Barcelona.

Barcelona’s Off-Week is a big few days in the European musical calendar, featuring an array of artists from all around the world, all performing at a selection of venues across the city. Frankly…

Afriqua, Audio Werner, Daze Maxim, and More Play Lessizmore Barcelona
The event will be thrown in collaboration with XLR8R at Barcelona's Watermelon open-air on Thursday, June 15.

Afriqua, Audio Werner, Daze Maxim, and more have been confirmed to play the Barcelona Off-Week showcase of Lessizmore—the leading Brussels-based label, agency, and party series. Afriqua (real name Ada…

Photo Gallery: Air Festival 2017
The event took place on the island of Gili Air from March 31 to April 2.

All photos: Air Festival CLICK A PHOTO TO ENLARGE AND ENTER GALLERY BROWSING Photos: Duncographic…

Download a New Mix from Shinedoe
This year's Air Festival takes place from March 31 to April 2 in Indonesia.

Chinedum Nwosu (a.k.a. Shinedoe) has shared a new mix in advance of this year’s Air Festival in Indonesia. Based in Amsterdam and with Nigerian roots, Shinedoe has carved a path into the world o…

Duckett Joins Galdoors
'Stories of Data Loss' will drop on December 5.

The next EP on Galdoors comes from Duckett. Run by brothers Junes and Tames, Galdoors is a close-knit imprint which has so far put out music by the likes of Audio Werner, Leif and Elgato. The latest a…

Burnt Friedman: Rhythmic Anomaly
The German experimental musician sets modern culture to rights.

As summer dawned on Berlin this year and the outdoor events program got underway, one particular coming together of artist and venue showed real promise: with its otherwise largely house-oriented cale…

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 oversized mainstream clubs, but we…

Bubblin' Up: Junes
XLR8R spends an afternoon with the Galdoors co-founder at his home in Berlin.

Back in the Spring of 2013, a new Audio Werner record surfaced as the debutant release on the then unknown Galdoors record label. A totally faceless affair, it was packaged with minimal artwork, even …

Leif Next Up on Galdoors
‘Macro Beat’ is scheduled for release on April 11.

UntilMyHeartStops head honcho Leif Knowles is next up on Galdoors with Macro Beat, out April 11. Galdoors was set up in 2013 by Berlin-based brothers Junes and Tames, who have since used the imprint a…

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