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…

Barac Signs to Lick My Deck
'Pata Din Mijlocul Naturii' EP is scheduled for October release.

Barac will release a new EP on Lick My Deck, titled Pata Din Mijlocul Naturii EP. Lick My Deck is the London-based imprint headed of Shaun Soomro, founded to release introspective electronic music. Pr…

Stream Bruno Pronsato's First LP in Six Years
'US Drag' LP is scheduled for June 16 release.

As announced, Bruno Pronsato is set to return with his first new artist album in six years. US Drag is the follow-up to 2011’s Lovers Do, lauded by Pitchfork as a “massive and striking statement…

Bruno Pronsato Readies First LP in Six Years
'US Drag' is scheduled for May 26 release.

Bruno Pronsato has a new LP on the way—his first album in over six years. US Drag the follow-up to 2011’s Lovers Do, lauded by Pitchfork as a “massive and striking statement,” and decorate…

Nervmusic Prepares 14-Track Compilation
'Quattroporte' is expected to drop later this year.

Nervmusic is set to release a four-disc compilation. Established in 2009, Russian imprint Nervmusic has become a hub for minimal house artists over the years. Its forthcoming Quattroporte compilation …

Stream a New NDF Track
The cut is taken from forthcoming EP 'Cruel is the Color,' due out October 21.

Bruno Pronsato and Benjamin Myers (of Benoit & Sergio) have just announced their next EP together. The NDF moniker was first made public back in 2010, when the Berlin-based duo released their firs…

Studio Essentials: Bruno Pronsato
Berlin-based Steven Ford guides us through the essentials that make his studio such a fruitful outlet.

A wise man once said that there are many paths to the top of the mountain; in the case of Steven Ford (a.k.a. Bruno Pronsato), one of the most revered voices in minimal house music, speed metal drummi…

Papaya Playa Project Announces Full Moon Party with Jimpster
The Mexican eco-resort will host the Freerange Records boss on June 18.

Papaya Playa Project, a boutique hotel near Tulum, Mexico, has revealed details surrounding the lineup for upcoming parties at the hotel’s beach club. Since opening in the winter of 2011, Papaya Playa…

XLR8R's Top 10 Downloads of October
Check out the 10 most popular tracks to hit our downloads section last month.

October was once again a stellar month for downloads on XLR8R, and now that the calendar has ticked over into November, and the last few tracks of October have had time to work their magic, it’s…

XLR8R Podcast Extra: Moomin B2B Smallpeople
Celebrating ten years of Smallville goodness, three of the label's mainstays lay down the beats.

Hamburg, Germany’s Smallville has good reason to be excited: The beloved imprint, an offshoot of the record store of the same name, is in the midst of marking a full ten years of deep beats, sur…

Bruno Pronsato Why Can’t We Be Like Us

Over the last few years, Berlin-based producer Bruno Pronsato has issued several leftfield-techno 12s on discerning labels (Telegraph, Perlon, et al) while maintaining rigorous quality control. With t…

Bruno Pronsato Wuorinen

Pacific Northwesterner Pronsato’s minimal techno owes as much to the traditions of Stockhausen and Cage as it does Herbert and Hawtin. His tracks unleash strange noises arranged in no particular…

Bruno Pronsato Read_Me

Bruno Pronsato puts together some smooth yet glitchy microhouse here, bringing snippets of daily life into his dancefloor-leaning production for all to hear. On the flip, the similarly dance friendly …

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