XLR8R's Best of 2017: Top Downloads (100-51)
Check out the 100 most popular tracks to hit our downloads section this year.

Over the last year, every day of the week XLR8R has released at least one track via our downloads section. If you were to browse through the tracks featured this year, you’d find minimalistic ju…

Modular Gang to Launch at Oscillate's 3-Year Anniversary
The Berlin-based collective will perform a 7-hour live modular set with Skudge, Anastasia Kristensen, and Shanti Celeste also on the bill.

Tomorrow, Rachel Lyn will premiere her new Berlin-based Modular Gang collective and platform at Oscillate’s 3-year anniversary at ://about blank. The collective—which includes Lyn, Alex The Fair…

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

The month of July proved to be one of the most popular months for XLR8R downloads this year. This could be chalked to down to hosting a helping of tracks from some big-name artists like Matthew Herber…

Premiere: Hear a New Remix From Skudge
Skudge, ROD, K-Hand, and Emmanuel Top all remix cuts from Ellen Allien 'Nost' LP.

Back in May, Ellen Allien released her seventh solo LP, Nost. The album was written as an ode to the music that has been front and center in Allien’s two-decade long career, blending her influen…

Psyk's Non Series Announces Three New EPs
Aiken, Architectural, and Skudge all feature on the label.

Non Series, the Spanish label run by Psyk, has lined up three new EPs. On August 11, Madrid-based Aiken returned to the label with a powerful solo EP, Genetics, which featured his “well-known ha…

Skudge 'Traveller'

For its 10 years celebrations, Be As One has unleashed a special V/A release in two parts with previously unreleased music by the imprint artists and frequent label collaborators. Two 12” with unrelea…

Premiere: Hear a Cut from the New Repitch Compilation
Pinch, Nuel, Zenker Brothers, and Skudge feature on the 16-track album.

Next week, Repitch Recordings will celebrate five years in existence with the 16-track Dys Functional Electronic Music compilation. Falling in line with its title, the compilation aims to represent th…

Repitch Celebrates 5th Anniversary with Compilation
'Dys Functional Electronic Music' is due out March 16.

Repitch Recordings will celebrate five years with a compilation. Techno imprint Repitch is run by Berlin-based Italians Shapednoise, Ascion and D. Carbone. In celebration of its fifth anniversary, the…

Premiere: Hear Jus-Ed Remix Donato Dozzy's 'Cassandra'
Fred P and Skudge also also rework the 2015 classic.

  When Italian techno maestro Donato Dozzy released “Cassandra” via Claque Musique last year, it caused quite a stir: the track ended up on both XLR8R and RA’s end of year lists…

Skudge, Fred P and Jus-Ed Remix Donato Dozzy
'Cassandra Remixes' is scheduled for September 30 release.

Claque Musique will release a 12″ featuring three remixes of Donato Dozzy’s “Cassandra” by Skudge, Fred P and Jus-Ed. The original version of the track, which is streamable via…

Premiere: Burnt Friedman Drops Groove-Filled Remix and Live Flanger Video
The German veteran reworks a track from Tilliander's forthcoming EP and shares a blistering live video with Atom™.

Following on from its Shlømo remix package featuring Donato Dozzy, Bambounou, and label boss Kennedy Smith, Bright Sound’s latest release—and second for 2016—will land courtesy of Swedish artist…

Skudge Announces New Album
'Balancing Point' is set to drop on October 10.

A new Skudge album will drop on October 10. Originally the joint project of Swedes Elias Landberg and Gustaf Wallnerstrom, Skudge today is the solo project of Landberg. The last album released under t…

Basic Soul Unit SKUDGE-XO3 EP
On his latest release, Stuart Li extends his inroads into techno-tinged territory.

Basic Soul Unit (a.k.a. Stuart Li) last appeared on our radar in October when his second LP, Under The Same Sky, was released on Dekmantel. Though Li is largely ingrained in the collective mind for hi…

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