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…

Bibio Shares Beautiful New Track
'Phantom Brickworks' LP is scheduled for November 3 release via Warp Records.

Bibio has shared a beautiful new track from his upcoming album, Phantom Brickworks. The nine-track collection is a collection of “mostly improvised musical pieces, that for some years now, have …

Bibio Returns with New Warp LP
'Phantom Brickworks' LP is scheduled for November 3 release.

Stephen James Wilkinson (a.k.a Bibio) will soon return to Warp with a new album, titled Phantom Brickworks. The nine-track collection is a collection of “mostly improvised musical pieces, that f…

Artist Tips: Letherette
The Ninja Tune duo elaborate on the secrets behind their sample-heavy recording processes.

Letherette is the project of Richard Roberts and Andy Harber, two childhood friends so close that they are “more like brothers than anything else,” they say. The roots of their connection …

XLR8R's Best of 2016: Releases
We run through our top albums and EPs of the year.

In this internet society, the one-hit-wonder is presented with the ultimate platform for international success. Sure, there’s plenty to be said in favor of those unforgettable tunes—the sort you can’t…

Mylko 'Untraveled'

High school friends Jose Pablo Ibarra (“Jopa”) and Patricio Dávila Sanchez (“Pato”) began their careers as drummers but banded together and formed Mylko three years ago after working separately with a…

Mark Pritchard Under The Sun
The pioneering veteran drops his most consistent and exquisite solo release to date.

XLR8R profiled Mark Pritchard back in 2013, right at the time that the Australian-based artist announced that he would retire his monikers—including Harmonic 313, Africa HiTech (with Steve Spacek), Gl…

Warp Announces Record Store Day EP
The 12 inch will feature tracks by Mark Pritchard, Bibio and Clark, and is out April 15.

London-based Warp Records have announced a limited edition EP for Record Store Day, featuring label favourites Mark Pritchard, Bibio and Clark. Warp Records was set up in Sheffield back in 1989, and h…

Watch a Video from Mark Pritchard's New Album on Warp
Radiohead's Thom Yorke is among the confirmed collaborators.

Electronic music mainstay Mark Pritchard, who is best known for his role in both Global Communication and, more recently, Harmonic 313, has announced plans to release a new album via Warp. On Under th…

Stream Tycho's 'Awake Remixes' in Full.
The stream includes previously unheard remixes from Few Nolder, Dusty Brown, and Nitemoves.

Tycho’s remix album titled Awake Remixes, which dropped today on Ghostly International, can now be streamed in full via SoundCloud. Remixes of Tycho’s groundbreaking album for this excitin…

Tycho Shares RJD2 Remix of "Apogee"; Announces U.S. DJ Tour
'Awake Remixes' is set to drop on January 15 via Ghostly International.

Heard for the first time today on KCRW, and later released on SoundCloud, musical mastermind and vinyl lord RJD2 delivers a mellow, funk-laden remix of the Tycho track “Apogee.” The rework…

Dorian Concept Preps Remix EP for Ninja Tune; Stream Tim Hecker's Contribution Now
The synth virtuoso follows up 'Joined Ends' with a companion remix record featuring Nathan Fake, Kuedo, Tim Hecker, and more.

Austrian artist Oliver Thomas Johnson (a.k.a. Dorian Concept, pictured above) released his critically acclaimed Joined Ends LP last October on veteran London label Ninja Tune. Now, the Vienna-based pr…

Bibio Silver Wilkinson

Six LPs into the career of prolific British producer Stephen Wilkinson (a.k.a. Bibio), and his palette seems to have solidified. Any fan knows what to expect on a given Bibio record: Pastoral English …

Bibio Mind Bokeh

After six years of releasing music under the name Bibio, UK producer Stephen Wilkinson has practically mastered his style of songcraft, one which relies on pastoral field recordings and touches of fol…

Bibio Ambivalence Avenue

Stephen Wilkinson’s latest Bibio disc blends together many of the disparate strands that now comprise Warp Records, so it’s fitting that he’d drop it on the label’s 20th anniversary. It’s even more im…

Bibio Hand Cranked

Stephen “Bibio” Wilkinson can make any acoustic guitar sound mystical and enchanted just by recording it on a broken tape deck. On Fi, his poorly magnetized recordings of pastoral folk mel…

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