Kamasi Washington to Release Young Turks Double Album
'Heaven and Earth' LP will land on June 22.

US saxophonist and composer Kamasi Washington will release a double album via Young Turks in June. Heaven And Earth is Washington’s second proper full-length, following on from The Epic, release…

Lyon's Nuits Sonores Festival Details 2018 Daytime Schedule
Lanark Artefax, Call Super, Objekt, Floating Points, Pan Daijing, and more will all play.

Lyon’s Nuits Sonores Festival has confirmed its daytime schedule for the upcoming 2018 edition. A Day With is one of the main programs of the annual event. Each year, the festival invites three …

XLR8R's Best of 2017: Tracks
We present just some of our favorite tunes of the last 12 months.

With our Best Releases of the year now out of the way, we move onto our best tracks. Discussion and debate on this list started several weeks ago when an internal message posted the question: what are…

30/70 'Slangin'

30/70 will soon release a new album on Bradley Zero’s Rhythm Section, Elevate. 30/70 are the latest collective to emerge from Melbourne’s buzzing scene. Lovingly referred to as a community…

Thundercat Readies New Brainfeeder LP
'Drunk' is scheduled for February 24 release.

Thundercat will release his third full-length studio album Drunk on February 24, 2017 via Brainfeeder. The album is a 23-track journey into the often hilarious, sometimes dark mind of the Grammy-winni…

XLR8R's Best of 2015: Tracks
We present the tunes that provided a year's worth of thrills and chills.

It’s hard to pin down exactly how many individual tracks are put out each year, but our best estimate is…oh, let’s go with a gazillion. As production and distributions becomes ever easier,…

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