Obscure Cuts: TRP
The Lobster Theremin artist reveals five hidden gems from his record bag.

Obscure Cuts is a new addition to XLR8R—a new feature series. Similar to Hi-Five which we recently relaunched, Obscure Cuts is a method of unearthing and sharing good records, in this case, those obsc…

Farr Festival Announces Day-By-Day Stage Breakdown
This year's edition takes place from June 13-15 in Hertfordshire, UK.

Following the conclusive lineup announcement, Farr Festival has revealed its day-by-day stage breakdown. New for this year at Farr is the Main Stage. Performing here will be Todd Terje, Booka Shade, R…

Dekmantel Announces Ten-Year Anniversary EP Series
Call Super, Levon Vincent and Gigi Masin are among the names featured on the first three releases.

Dekmantel is celebrating its ten-year anniversary. The Dutch electronic music institution is celebrating reaching the decade mark with a special ten-part EP series, inviting “producers who are c…

Probito Announces New Anthony Naples EP
'Us Mix' is due out April 7.

Anthony Naples will release a new EP on Probito. Us Mix is the New York-based artist’s first EP on his own Probito imprint since 2015’s Smacks. In the interim, the label has released music…

XLR8R's Best of 2016: Releases
We run through our top albums and EPs of the year.

In this internet society, the one-hit-wonder is presented with the ultimate platform for international success. Sure, there’s plenty to be said in favor of those unforgettable tunes—the sort you can’t…

Wicked Bass Announces Junes EP
'Of No Memory' is expected to drop in late December.

Wicked Bass will release an EP by Junes. Galdoors co-founder Neil McDermott (a.k.a. Junes) is next up on Wicked Bass—the Kiev-based imprint that has put out music by the likes of Huerco S, Healing For…

Giegling Outlines Future Releases
The German label will release a mini-compilation and several EPs this fall.

Giegling has some new releases on the way. The Weimar-based label looks set to have a busy few months: first up is a remix package of Kettenkarussell tracks, all lifted from the duo’s 2014 album…

XLR8R's Independence Day Party Guide
Land of the free, home of the rave.

As Fourth of July weekend approaches, XLR8R has laid out a short party guide for our favorite musical happenings in Los Angeles, NYC, Chicago, Detroit, and Seattle between July 1 – 4. From rooft…

Huerco S. Reveals Details Surrounding Sophomore Album
'For Those Of You Who Have Never (And Also Those Who Have)' comes out via Anthony Naples Proibito imprint.

Hailing from Kansas, the cutting-edge producer of smudged and heavy house music Huerco S. has announced the release of his sophomore album, For Those Of You Who Have Never (And Also Those Who Have), o…

Podcast 423: Shenoda
With new music coming soon on Aus, the London producer surveys a sonic wonderland full of peaks and valleys.

We’ve been on a roll with hot mixes lately—check out last week’s sophisticated, muted chugger from Livio & Roby, for instance, or the previous week’s near-abstract dancefloor mov…

Hear a New Track from Huerco S. on Proibito
Brian Leeds returns to Anthony Naples' imprint later this month with a three-track EP.

Near the end of Friday’s news cycle, Anthony Naples’ Proibito label dropped word of a forthcoming record from former XLR8R podcast contributor Huerco S. The Brooklyn-based producer born Br…

Huerco S. Returns to Proibito with New Royal Crown of Sweden EP
The new record includes two remastered cuts from the producer's original outing under the alias as well as two brand-new tracks.

Back in 2013, Anthony Naples launched his Proibito with the four-track R.E.G.A.L.I.E.R. EP, which found the then budding Huerco S. operating under the name Royal Crown of Sweden. Now, Huerco S. has re…

Huerco S. Colonial Patterns

Colonial Patterns has drawn many comparisons to Basic Channel. After all, both the native Kansan’s debut album on the Software label and the work of the legendary German duo share a fondness for…

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