Podcast 446: Sherwood x Nisennenmondai
Adrian Sherwood and Nisennenmondai serve up 90 minutes of noise, new-wave, techno, hip house, rock, acid, and plenty more.

The coming together of Adrian Sherwood and Nisennenmondai earlier this year was an exhilarating proposition. Though both are well-respected acts at the top of their game, they are worlds apart in many…

Podcast 445: Margaret Dygas
The Panorama Bar resident provides 90 minutes of unorthodox easy-listening bliss.

Building an experimental mix that really works is no walk in the park. Though there can be no set formula, they ought to tell a story, to somehow progress coherently while remaining unpredictable, and…

Podcast 440: Man Power
The British DJ-producer weaves as colorful a tapestry as we have come to expect from him.

XLR8R Podcast 440 – Man Power Man Power knows a thing or two about keeping things interesting. For one thing, through much of his career he had us all clutching at straws trying to uncover his s…

Podcast 436: Spacetravel
The Sardinian DJ-producer provides an hour of left-field techno and electro gems.

Spacetravel (a.k.a. Luca Cara) doesn’t have a long trail of releases behind him. But following his first EP, via Binh’s Time Passages imprint—which captured his experimental blend of futuristic techno…

Podcast 433: DoubtingThomas
The Barcelona-based DJ-producer serves up 60 minutes of upbeat tunes.

Having generously shared some of his productions with our readers in the past, DoubtingThomas is no stranger to the XLR8R channels. Despite this, however, this is the first time we’ve had the op…

Podcast 432: Sei A
The Glaswegian artist lays down a beautifully varied 90 minutes, featuring cuts by Alice Coltrane, Alex Smoke, Edward, and himself.

Since his emergence in 2008, Scottish DJ and producer Andy Graham (a.k.a. Sei A) has had an enviable release rate, pushing his swinging, bass-heavy style out across close to 20 releases on labels like…

Podcast 429: Dexter
The Dutch DJ-producer and Klakson label head compiles 70 minutes of gritty and funky electro.

Although perhaps not a household name in the wider electronic-music landscape, Dutch DJ-producer Remy Verheijen’s (a.k.a. Dexter) weird and wonderful output and been a staple in the record bags …

Podcast 427: E/Tape
The anonymous Ibiza-based artist explores transcultural and ethical borders in this week's XLR8R podcast.

Mystery and ambiguity have long been established strategies through which artists can ensure focus remains on their music, but E/Tape is something of the extreme. Despite an ever-growing fan-base, the…

Podcast 426: Asadinho
The low-key DJ-producer compiles 90 minutes of contemporary and old-school beats.

Asadinho, whose identity, until now, has remained a little obscure, is the latest chosen alias of DJ-producer, Asad Rizvi. The name is unlikely to be as instantly recognizable as some of those selecte…

Podcast 425: Samuel Kerridge
Following his third full-length last week, the Berlin-based artist delivers an hour of powerful, brutalist beats.

Samuel Kerridge has always operated on the fringes of electronic music. Even when it comes to techno—the genre into which he can most comfortably be placed—Kerridge sounds like an outlier, a renegade …

Podcast 424: SHADES (Alix Perez & EPROM)
Marking the release of their sophomore EP, the duo serve up 60 minutes of bassy joy.

Alix Perez is the alias of Alex Depauw, the established drum & bass producer originating from Charleroi, Belgium. EPROM is the long-term adopted moniker of Alexander Dennis, a West Coast artist wi…

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…

Podcast 422: Livio & Roby
Robert Precup and Silviu Sandu serve up 60 minutes of irresistible minimalist beats.

In our recent article on the thriving Romanian scene, we highlighted Robert Precup and Silviu Sandu (a.k.a. Livio & Roby) as two artists to have tread their own unique path out of Bucharest, towar…

Deadbeat and Andrey Pushkarev to Play Resolute NYC
The event is set to take place at a secret location on January 23 from 10pm to 8am.

Following XLR8R’s January 22 party in Los Angeles with Clovis, Vera, and Andrey Pushkarev, both Vera and Pushkarev will be making their way to NYC for a special all-night event in a secret locat…

XLR8R Podcast 421: Buttechno - CTM Festival Edition
As the experimentally-inclined Berlin fest approaches, the Moscow artist gives us a set of adventurous electronics.

The Russians are coming! At least, it sure seems that way: Just last week, we kicked off the 2016 podcast lineup with a set from Russian DJ-producer Andrey Pushkarev, and today, we’re proud to p…

Podcast 420: Andrey Pushkarev
One of Moscow's finest purveyors of subtle sounds kicks off 2016 with a set of intimate 4/4 rhythms.

Quick-mix DJ sets, in the right hands, can be dazzling—but there’s certainly plenty to be said for DJs who give their selections room to breathe, giving each track’s subtleties plenty of s…

Podcast 419: DeWalta & Shannon - XLR8R Festival 2016 Tulum Edition
For the final podcast of the year, the friends and frequent partners set the stage for our upcoming fest on the Mexican coastline.

We here at XLR8R are excited—and not just because we’re finishing up an amazing 2015, with what’s looking to be a great new year just around the corner. No, what’s really got our hea…

XLR8R's Best of 2015: Podcasts
We pick our favorite mixes, and showcase the year's most-viewed editions.

This year saw our long-running podcast series, which since 2006 has featured everyone from Ellen Allien, Kevin Saunderson, Laurent Garnier and Anthony Parasole to Untold, the Orb, Mr. Scruff and Anti-…

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