Photo Gallery and Review: HORST Festival 2017
The Belgian arts and music event delivers again in the Hageland Hills.

All photos by Maxikamera, Jeroen Verrecht, and Pommelien Koolen. Horst Arts and Music is a festival of visual arts and alternative electronic music set in the grounds of Horst castle, an hour east of …

20 Questions: Apollonia
Dyed Soundorom, Dan Ghenacia, and Shonky talk record digging, favorite restaurants, and musical inspirations.

Apollonia is the label and DJ collective of Dyed Soundorom, Dan Ghenacia, and Shonky—three widely respected DJ-producers in their own right. The project started in early 2012, stemming from Ghenacia&#…

Get Familiar: Amir Javasoul
One of Montreal's most gifted selectors speaks on upcoming projects and the role of a DJ in the modern age.

Montreal-based Amir Javasoul is another immensely gifted selector that you may not yet have heard of. Having grown up in Iran, he moved to Montreal at the age of 10 where he learned the ropes of DJing…

Anthony Parasole LP Up Next on Dekmantel
'Infrared Vision' is scheduled for April 3 release.

Dekmantel will release the debut album of Anthony Parasole on their UFO series. ‘‘When I started to conceptualize my album I had a few end goals,” explains Parasole. ‘‘I wanted to string my own …

Artist Tips: Disclosure
The Grammy-nominated duo return to the XLR8R pages to give their tips on production.

Although Guy and Howard Lawrence (a.k.a. Disclosure) have appeared on XLR8R twice before, their evolution over recent years means they no longer seem like the perfect fit for our channels. Back in 201…

Watch a Rare Madlib Interview at RBMA Festival
The lecture took place at the fourth edition of Red Bull Music Academy Festival New York.

Widely recognized as a global institution committed to fostering creativity in music, RBMA has just wrapped up another great edition of its festival in NYC. Today, RBMA released an exclusive interview…

Moving Forward: Tricky
After launching his Skilled Mechanics project, the illustrious producer opens up about inspirations and future plans.

Born and raised in Bristol, Adrian Thaws (a.k.a renowned trip-hop artist Tricky) has established himself as one of music’s most elusive and intriguing characters. After rising to prominence as part of…

Download a DJ Dodger Stadium Edit of Prince's "Nothing Compares 2 U"
The Los Angeles duo hands out a fresh edit just in time for the holiday season.

Having recently wrapped up their North American tour, Jerome LOL and Samo Sound Boy who make up the celebrated Los Angeles Electronic duo DJ Dodger Stadium (DJDS), are back with a new free edit. Follo…

Q&A: Dâm-Funk
With a new album on Stones Throw, the LA funk maven talks influences, recognition and Snoop Dogg.

The spoken-word intro that leads off Invite the Light, the latest full-length missive from Dâm-Funk, comes with a proclamation: “If we invite the light, it will surely come to us,” a proce…

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