Premiere: Hear a Deep and Seductive Cut From Andu Simion
'Heavy Glow' drops on Eric Cloutier's Palinoia later this month.

Next up on Eric Cloutier’s Palinoia imprint will be Heavy Glow, the new EP from Andu Simion. Most known for his work as one third of the Lisière Collectif alongside Dan Gheorghe and Bogdan Arde…

Vujaday Adds Cassy, YokoO, and Atish to Lineup
DJ Tennis, Lee Burridge, and Art Department are also set to play the Barbados festival.

Barbados festival Vujaday has released the phase two artist announcement for this year’s inaugural event, adding Cassy, Atish, YokoO, Nathan Barato, Mark Knight, Behrouz, and Danny Howells, Darr…

Oriol Fornós 'Waves'

Barcelona artist Oriol Fornós’ latest release will land on Red Panda Music. Titled Limits, the EP follows on from EPs by Xols and Aiby & The Noise with three smooth-as-silk deep house cuts. …

Art Of Life 'Girl In Black'

Early next month, Kindisch will kick off its 2018 release schedule with a nine-track album from Art of Life—a duo consisting of Oleg Makovskiy and Paul Twins. Little is known of the duo and this album…

International Klein 'Begin Here'

Earlier this week, Los Angeles label True Blue Records launched with Out of the Blue, a four-track VA from a collection of fresh house artists. The imprint looks to be an artist-led project, with each…

Artist Tips: Andre Crom
The OFF Recordings label head draws on experience to advise on pushing past your limits and getting your music heard.

Over the last decade, Berlin DJ and producer Andre Crom has steadily built his career as the man behind OFF Recordings. Since its launch in 2008, Crom has guided the label through over 90 releases fro…

Concret 'Closer'

Concret is a duo made up of Italo-Mexican musician, DJ, and artist Diego Angelico Escobar and Italian sound-designer, keyboardist, and producer Q-pha. Mayan Warrior regulars, Concret play and produce …

DJ Three and Marvin & Guy to Play Closer in Tulum
Telefon Tel Aviv and Öona Dahl are also set to play the January 10 party.

On January 10, Papaya Playa Project will play host to Traffico Records event concept Closer, a 16-hour open-air party in Tulum. The lineup for the event includes Hallucienda label head DJ Three, who w…

Podcast 521: DJ Gregory
Grégory Darsa (a.k.a. Point G) returns to his DJ Gregory moniker with a 90-minute house masterclass.

Many readers of XLR8R may not be too familiar with Grégory Darsa’s DJ Gregory moniker. Although Darsa was one of the first proponents of house music in France, with one of the most storied resum…

Bedouin to Debut SAGA in NYC This Weekend
The Brooklyn duo will bring their acclaimed Ibiza event to North America for the first time.

This Saturday, December 16, Brooklyn duo Bedouin will debut their SAGA event in North America for the first time at the Knockdown Center on the Brooklyn/Queens border. Bedouin will team up with NYC…

The Mechanical Man 'Casuality'

Bosconi has just released the new EP from Naples producer Nicola Altieri (a.k.a. The Mechanical Man). Titled Mechanical Soul, the EP follows a contribution Bosconi’s ‘The Sweetest’ s…

Podcast 520: Mandar
Lazare Hoche, Malin Genie, and S.A.M. serve up an album's worth of unreleased Mandar material.

Mandar was formed in 2013. It’s the project of Nick Putman, Charlie Naffah, and Samuel André Madsen. Of the three, Naffah is the most well known; as Lazare Hoche, he’s gained a reputation …

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

Every month, XLR8R works with artists and labels to release a large batch of exclusive tracks for your download, listen, and playing pleasure via the ever-popular downloads section. You’ll find …

Leon Revol 'Lou Bet Sou' (Jad & The Remix)

The fourth release on Beats Of No Nation (BONN) arrives from Bordeaux artist Leon Revol. Titled Lou Bet Sou, the EP fits perfectly with Beats Of No Nation’s ethos, presenting a collection of raw…

Download a New Mix From Traxx Underground's Samann
The new mix celebrates the release of Vincent Floyd's 'Contemplation of Deepness' EP.

In December, Traxx Underground will release Vincent Floyd’s Contemplation of Deepness EP. Created and curated by Samann, Traxx Underground first surfaced in 2012 with the release of Kool Vibe…

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