Go Behind the Scenes with Kate Simko & London Electronic Orchestra
Point Blank visits the group at the Jazz Cafe to find out what goes into their remarkable show.

Point Blank has released a behind the scenes look at Kate Simko & London Electronic Orchestra’s live show. In the video, the Point Blank team catch up with Simko backstage at her recent show…

Podcast 512: Tomoki Tamura
Raw grooves and velvety deep house from the Holic Trax label head.

Although Tomoki Tamura’s journey with dance music began in his native Japan, it was a move to London in 2004 that acted as the catalyst for the launch of a series of Holic nights that quickly ro…

David Scuba & Finley Announce Collaborative EP
'LeNinj' EP is scheduled for June 13 via Superfreq.

One of the founding members of the Superfreq label alongside Mr. C and Noel Jackson, the Los Angeles-base DJ-producer David Scuba has joined forces with the longtime underground seeker and audio engin…

Katy B Announces New Album
'Honey' will feature collaborations with Four Tet, Floating Points, Kate Simko and more.

Katy B has shared new details of her forthcoming album that will see release in April via both Rinse Recordings and Virgin EMI . Named Honey, the album features an impressive array of collaborations f…

Premiere: Hear a Track from the 10 Years of Leftroom Compilation
Matt Tolfrey and Kate Simko rework Simko's track 'Go On Then,' which is featured on '10 Years of Leftroom.'

Recent podcast alumni Matt Tolfrey’s Leftroom label is celebrating 10 years in business with a label compilation, featuring cuts by the label head himself, who collaborates with Guti, Route 94, …

Podcast 412: Matt Tolfrey
The Leftroom leader celebrates his label's tenth birthday with a clubworthy mix of house-centric tunes.

Matt Tolfrey has something to celebrate—his repository of four-to-the-floor flavors, the Leftroom label, is turning ten years old. That translates to about 70 in cluband years, by our reckoning—but co…

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

Now that the dust has settled from the month of May, it’s once again time to announce the top 10 most popular tracks to land in XLR8R’s downloads section last month. Taking the top spot th…

Parra for Cuva "Champa (Kate Simko Remix)"

Berlin based label Lenient Tales released Parra for Cuva’s Champa Remix EP at the start of the month. Joining the original cut—which is a single from the German artist’s latest LP, Marjour…

Kate Simko "Your Love feat. Jem Cooke"

The No. 19 Music label can do a few things well, but blazing originality hasn’t been a hallmark of the Canadian tech-house imprint founded by Art Department and Nitin. This holds true for the ne…

Kate Simko "Mind On You"

Preceded by many years of impressive singles and EPs, former Spectral regular Kate Simko has finally released her debut LP, Lights Out (digitally at least, the physical goods won’t arrive until …

Kate Simko Lights Out

It’s hard to believe that Kate Simko is only now releasing her debut album. After years of EPs, 12″s, and even a full-length soundtrack project, Simko’s solo work has felt (and sound…

Kate Simko "God Particle"

Kate Simko used her love of techno, her background in classical music, and her admiration for scalar elementary particles to form her latest release, the soundtrack to PBS science documentary The Atom…

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