Podcast 518: Cassy
Warm soulful house from one of the scene's most beloved artists.

For anyone exposed to house and techno in the last two decades, Cassy is a name that should ring strong. Her unique flair and individual style behind the decks has enamored dancers and promoters alike…

Podcast 516: Kamran Sadeghi
An hour of intricate unreleased techno from an acclaimed multi-media artist.

Kamran Sadeghi is one of those wildly talented music producers that many of you have never heard of. The New York City-based artist—who divides his time between there and Berlin—is an elusive characte…

Podcast 508: Jennifer Cardini
An hour of low-slung grooves from the Correspondant label head.

Jennifer Cardini is a French DJ, producer, label owner, and electronic-music lifer now based in Berlin, Germany. Although not one of the biggest names in the scene, you’d be hard-pressed to find…

Download a Studio Mix from Le Loup
The mix was recorded exclusively for XLR8R.

Le Loup is one of the standout names of this latest wave of French minimal talents, sweeping the globe with his warm, groove-led productions and dance-inducing sets. He was snapped up by Wolf + Lamb b…

Lamache: The Fear of the Fear
The rising French DJ opens up on the anxiety that has held him back for so many years.

In 2012, things were “great” for Thibaut Machet. He was, after all, living in London with his beloved girlfriend, enjoying, too, a highly rewarding time on a professional front. Having had…

Podcast 476: D'Julz
The Parisian veteran celebrates 20-years of Bass Culture with an hour of timeless house.

Over a long and storied career, Parisian DJ and producer Julien Veniel (a.k.a. D’Julz) has managed to stay relevant and ride through countless trends with understated confidence and style. The music h…

D’Julz Celebrates 20 Years of 'Bass Culture'
This first event takes place with Dyed Soundorom on February 18.

Julien Veniel (a.k.a D’Julz) will soon proudly celebrate 20 years of his Bass Culture residency at Rex Club, Paris by inviting five special guests to join him over six parties. Veniel created Bass Cul…

Cassy Donna
The veteran DJ finally drops her long-awaited debut album, but the result is something of a mixed bag.

As a DJ, Cassy Britton has long been one of clubland’s best within a certain subset of house and techno—specifically, the sort that’s sensual, intimate and full of emotion. It’s a skill set that’s tak…

Podcast 443: Voigtmann
One of London's underground staples fuses together an hour of off-kilter house and techno.

UK artist Claus Voigtmann has operated on the fringes of house music for quite some time now. You won’t find his name on any oversized billboards, or playing for any oversized mainstream clubs, but we…

Stream an Exclusive New Mix from Djebali
Djebali is set to play Springfestival in Graz, Austria this May.

Having recently announced the creation of his new Digi sub-label, Parisian artist and Rex Club mainstay Djebali is starting to gear up for a busy and exciting tour schedule this spring/summer. Last mo…

Djebali Announces New Sub Label; Shares Track
Stream a track from Djebali's forthcoming compilation, 'Ideal Juice.'

Five years after the creation of his self-titled record label, Parisian artist Djebali has announced the formation of a new digital sub-label titled Digi. To inaugurate this label, Djebali is set to r…

Podcast 416: Steve Bug
The man from Poker Flat supplies an hour-plus mix of electronic-house heat.

Steve Bug is the kind of guy who can make the rest of us mere mortals feel a bit inadequate. Really, how many of us would be able to run not one, not two, but three great house-music labels (Poker Fla…

D’Julz Houdini EP
The Bass Culture captain comes up with three cuts of solid thouse grooves.

Born from the ashes of the Parisian rave scene, the Bass Culture party at Rex Club has been a pillar of club culture there for little short of two decades now. Presided over by Julien Veniel (a.k.a. D…

B2B: Phil Weeks and D'Julz
The pair of Parisian powerhouses team up to inaugurate the Rex Club's new label.

London’s Fabric launched its eponymous label in 2001, a mere two years the famed club began packing its three rooms with the U.K. capital’s discerning revelers; Berghain opened its doors i…

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