Bubblin' Up: Kllo
The rising Australian duo explain how they became Ghostly International's premier pop act.

As I meet cousins Chloe Kaul and Simon Lam, the Australian duo better known as Kllo, in a bustling cafe in Silverlake, Los Angeles, I’m immediately hooked by their relaxed demeanor and airy natu…

Ghostly Releases Xeno & Oaklander Single
'Moonlight' is available now.

Ghostly International recently released Xeno & Oaklander’s new single, “Moonlight.” “Moonlight” is an evocative synth reverie. Liz Wendelbo’s voice glides above…

Kllo Unveil Video for Latest Single
'Backwater' LP is scheduled for October 20 release via Ghostly International.

Kllo have unveiled the new video for recent single “Downfall” taken from their debut album, Backwater, coming out October 20 via on Ghostly International. “This clip is a gentle journey from the cold …

Fort Romeau Remixes Audiojack
'Spirit' EP is scheduled for June 23 release.

Audiojack’s new EP on Last Night On Earth features a Fort Romeau remix. With his acclaimed second LP released on Ghostly International, an EP on Gerd Janson’s Running Back Records, a split EP wi…

Premiere: Stream a New Cut from Dauwd's Debut LP
'Theory Of Colours' LP is scheduled for June 2 release via Technicolour.

As announced, Dauwd Al Hilali (a.k.a Dauwd) is set to release his debut LP, titled Theory Of Colours. The US-born, Wales-raised artist has been releasing music for nearly six years on such noted label…

Psymun Drops New EP on Ghostly; Shares Massive Free Sample Pack
The sample pack contains samples from the entire Psymun catalog, including work with thestand4rd and K.Raydio.

Today, Ghostly International release Rainbow Party, the latest EP from new signee Psymun. The EP follows Psymun’s work as part of the acclaimed Thestand4rd project, alongside Corbin (a.k.a. Spoo…

Dauwd Announces Debut LP
'Theory Of Colours' LP is scheduled for June 2 release on Technicolour.

Dauwd Al Hilali (a.k.a Dauwd) is set to release his debut LP, titled Theory Of Colours. The US-born, Wales-raised artist has been releasing music for nearly six years on such noted labels as Ghostly I…

Ghostly International Announces Two New LPs
Both albums are scheduled for March release.

Ghostly International has announced two new records for early 2017. Firstly comes Jacaszek’s KWIATY LP, the Polish artist’s first full-length since 2011’s Glimmer, and one that takes…

Stream Matthew Dear's DJ-Kicks in Full
Matthew Dear's 'DJ-Kicks' is scheduled for January 27 release.

DJ, producer, vocalist, and instrumentalist Matthew Dear  is up next in the DJ-Kicks series and has made the compilation available to stream in full now, ahead of its release on Friday. A man of many …

Moiré Shares New Single and Dekmantel Mix
'No Future' will drop via Ghostly International on February 17.

Moiré’s sophomore LP, No Future, will drop on Ghostly International on February 17. Following his brilliant 2014 debut, Shelter—released via Werk Discs and Ninja Tune—No Future features guest sp…

Lusine Preps New Album on Ghostly International
'Sensorimotor' is due out March 3.

Lusine will release a new album this March. Seattle-based musician Jeff McIlwain (a.k.a. Lusine) has announced that he will release his fourth full-length with Ghostly International later this year. K…

Matthew Dear Mixes DJ-Kicks
'Matthew Dear DJ-Kicks' is scheduled for January 27 release.

2017s first DJ-Kicks compilation comes from DJ, producer, vocalist and instrumentalist Matthew Dear. A man of many musical hats, Texas-born, Detroit-raised Dear has a wide-reaching discography that ta…

Recondite Shares Ricardo Donoso Version of New Track "Capable"
The German producer's latest EP drops tomorrow via Ghostly.

Recondite’s latest EP, Corvus, will be released via Ghostly International tomorrow, November 11. Following acclaimed releases on Innervisions, Hotflush, and Acid Test, Corvus will be the German …

Weekly Selections: Sequence.044, The Hydra, De School
Our top weekly event picks from around the globe.

On Friday, Sequence.044 in Washington DC is offering us 9 hours of high energy techno. The event is divided into two rooms (The Dungeon Room and the Select Ambient Works Room), each with its own uniqu…

Avalon Emerson Debuts on Spectral Sound
'Narcissus In Retrograde' will hit stores November 25.

Avalon Emerson will release her latest EP with Spectral Sound. Narcissus In Retrograde will be the American DJ-producer’s debut on Ghostly International sister imprint Spectral Sound. The EP com…

Recondite Preps EP for Ghostly International
'Corvus' is due out November 11.

Recondite will release a new EP with Ghostly International this November. After a year in which Lorenz Brunner (a.k.a. Recondite) has already dropped EPs on Innervisions and Hotflush, the German produ…

Indian Wells 'Racquets'

Indian Wells will be no stranger to avid readers of XLR8R. The Italian producer first appeared in our downloads section in 2012 with “Deuce,” a cut from his debut album, Night Drops, and h…

Podcast 451: Lord RAJA
The rising New York beatsmith serves up 50 minutes of his own unreleased RAJA material.

New Yorker Chester Raj Anand (a.k.a. Lord RAJA) understands beats. After all, the Ghostly International recruit has led a life deep in the rhythms. His biography indicates that he made his first tune …

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