Hi-Five: Julia Govor
The Russian artist shares five of her favorite emotive club cuts.

By now, Russian artist Julia Govor’s story should be quite familiar to XLR8R’s readers. In short, it goes like this: Govor got her start as an artist in a small military town in Abkhazia, …

Podcast 505: Hito
Cavernous, melodic techno from one of Japan's finest exports.

Japanese, Berlin-based Hito is an artist with a highly unique outlook and vision. For one, she performs in formal dress in a range of stunning Kimonos; and secondly, she DJs entirely on vinyl, which m…

Richie Hawtin, Marcel Dettmann, and Dixon Announced for CRSSD
Mathew Jonson, KiNK, and The Black Madonna will also play the popular San Diego festival.

San Diego’s CRSSD Festival has announced the first round of artists for its Fall 2017 edition. Returning to San Diego’s Waterfront Park, this year CRSSD will once again host a huge list of some …

Dixon, Juan Atkins, Acid Pauli, and More Remix Damian Lazarus
Stream a track off the upcoming Crosstown Rebels release now.

Last year, Damian Lazarus & The Ancient Moons released the ambitious Message from the Other Side on Crosstown Rebels, and an equally ambitious remix package featuring 12 different electronic-music…

Symbiosis Gathering Completes 2015 Lineup
Thugfucker and edIT & Ooah join Nicolas Jaar, Damian Lazarus, Acid Pauli, Pantha Du Prince, and Four Tet on the stacked lineup.

Expansive music and arts event Symbiosis Gathering has announced the complete musical programming for its 10 year “Re:Union” featuring artists such as Nicolas Jaar, Thugfucker, Kaytranada,…

One Tribe Announces Lineup for Inaugural Year
California's newest festival edition will feature Carl Craig, KiNK, and Jamie Jones.

This September, One Tribe Festival will add to California’s burgeoning festival scene with the inaugural edition, taking place in Perris, California. The festival will feature five stages hosted…

Q&A: Damian Lazarus
With his Ancient Moons project, the man from Crosstown Rebels takes a mystical path to dance-music bliss.

He’s one of the world’s premier DJs, exuding an air of confidence from behind the decks—but when it was time to find his role as the leader of a live band, Damian Lazarus was, perhaps, a b…

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