XLR8R's Best of 2017: Labels
Here are some of the year's best homes for great music, as chosen by the XLR8R staff.

Record labels play a major though often underestimated role in defining our musical tastes. The growth of the internet, and that of Soundcloud and Spotify, has made access to music far easier than it …

XLR8R's Best of 2017: Releases
We run through our top albums and EPs of the year.

Someone mentioned to us recently that it’s not been a particularly strong year for releases. In truth, it was several people, none of whom were connected or in contact. It’s an interesting…

PAN to Release STILL LP
'I' is scheduled for September 15 release.

PAN will release a new LP from STILL. STILL is the project of Simone Trabucchi, who, along with Simone Bertuzzi, aims to “connect his hometown of Vernasca to Ethiopia and Jamaica.” Work be…

Randolph Lonely Eden

Talented Detroit soul vocalist Randolph’s (né Paul Randolph) artistic resume defies easy classifications. He’s worked in funk, rock, blues, and electronic projects (with As One and Kenny D…

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