Artist Tips: Andre Crom
The OFF Recordings label head draws on experience to advise on pushing past your limits and getting your music heard.

Over the last decade, Berlin DJ and producer Andre Crom has steadily built his career as the man behind OFF Recordings. Since its launch in 2008, Crom has guided the label through over 90 releases fro…

Download a New Mix by Patlac
The Hamburg-born DJ-producer compiles an exclusive mix for XLR8R.

As identified in last year’s edition of our Get Familiar series, Patrick Müller (a.k.a. Patlac) is one of deep house’s rising talents. Releases, most recently through liebe*detail, have come thr…

Get Familiar: Patlac
The Hamburg DJ, producer, and remix specialist comes into his own with a series of emotive releases.

I meet Patlac, one of deep house’s rising talents, on what is perhaps the hottest day of the Berlin summer so far. Fresh off the train from Hamburg—he’s in town for a gig taking place later on that ni…


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