20 Questions: Magda
The Polish-born DJ-producer talks Lionel Richie, PERM events, and Terry Riley.

Magda is another one of those artists who shouldn’t really need an introduction. Born in Poland and raised in Detroit, Magda has soaked up the various characteristics of her surroundings, learni…

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…

Loveland Sets Up Shop in Barcelona During OFF Week
The event is set to take place on June 17 and 18 at the Port Forum.

Sporting over 20 years of experience, the well-known Dutch festival promoter Loveland will be setting up shop in Barcelona for two days during Off Week for a display of techno excellence. Running on J…

Q&A: Ost & Kjex Set to Release Third Studio Album
'Freedom Wig' is scheduled for release via the Diynamic imprint.

Norwegian duo Ost & Kjex have gone a long way: From their debut album Some But Not All Cheese Comes From The Moon to their second LP Cajun Lunch and many collaborations with artists including Solo…

B2B: Carl Craig and Mirko Loko
Following the release of his latest album, Loko anwers a few of the Detroit techno maestro's queries.

Mirko Loko has had a longstanding relationship with Cadenza and the label’s founder, Luciano: Besides sharing a country with Luciano—both call Switzerland home—Loko’s debut LP, Seventynine…

dOP "Half Naked"

Ripped from the b-side of dOP’s forthcoming record, the three-track Your Sex EP, “Half Naked” is another fine example of the French trio’s brand of deeply subtle and playfully …

dOP "Lighthouse (Youandewan Dub)"

This subdued piece of techno comes to us from the new Youandewan EP, Sub-Rosa, who crafted this dub of the original track by dOP. The Leeds-based producer’s sparse, reverberated percussion nicel…

Dop “The Lighthouse”

Breaking down musical boxes, Dop’s quirky music videos and leftfield sound have a fresh, arty weirdness to them; they’re not copying the fads. The French trio’s relentless drums change subtly over tim…

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