Orbe 'Deejay Drama'

Later this month, Orbe will release his sophomore album, Interplant, via his own Orbe Records. The album, which consists of fifteen analogue-driven compositions, finds the Spanish artist on a steady a…

Podcast 481: Antal
Ahead of a series of US gigs, the Rush Hour co-founder delves into the electronic section of his collection.

Spending a life immersed in music is one way to hone bonafide talents behind the decks; having your own record store should then also be a means to guarantee speeding up the process. When it’s o…

Motorik Depict a Deserted City in New Film; Watch it Now
The short film is set to For Life's "Blue's Journey."

Sydney label and collective Motorik have dropped a stunning short film depicting the end of a city. What began as a party in comedy clubs, gay clubs, and night clubs, Motorik Recordings is now a fully…

Vermont II
Danilo Plessow and Marcus Worgull return to Kompakt for set of elegant ambience.

Three years on from their initial pairing, Danilo Plessow (the man known as Motor City Drum Ensemble) and Marcus Worgull once again take a break from their clubland duties for another session of synth…

Watch the latest Masterclass from Point Blank
Sandunes breaks down her track "Crystal Pink."

Last year, Point Blank filmed producer, DJ, and Point Blank graduate Sanaya Ardershir (a.k.a Sandunes) for an Ableton Live track masterclass in Pune, India. In the masterclass, Ardershir gives insight…

Premiere: Hear a New Track from Tim & Puma Mimi
'Der Die Das' will drop on January 27 via Mouthwatering Records.

On January 27, Tim & Puma Mimi—a Swiss-Japanese duo who describe themselves as “sushi served with Swiss chocolate for wasabi”—will drop their latest album, Der Die Das, via Mouthwateri…

Pick a Piper 'Nikko'

On March 3, Ontario experimentalist Brad Weber (a.k.a. Pick A Piper) will release his latest album, Distance, via Tin Angel Records. The album is reportedly a “bewitching slow-rave travelogue of…

Mitch Murder 'Prime Operator'

The latest release to land on Norwegian label DX Seven Collective will be from leading Swedish producer Mitch Murder. Murder has been an associate of the imprint since 2012 when he dropped his first s…

Leon Inc. 'Microfibre' (feat. JR827)

Leon Inc. is a French electronic music artist who will release his debut album, Insert Disc, in early 2017 via Leon Records. The album will drop as a complete audio-visual piece, incorporating—via an …

Portable Alan Abrahams
The South African-born artist drops an album of melancholic beauty.

As both Portable and Bodycode, Alan Abrahams’ work over recent years evidences a knack for crafting emotionally resonant and, more often than not, danceable releases. Even at its most downtempo …

Curved Light 'Undercurrent / Overlook'

Curved Light is the project of Peter Tran, an Austin-based artist who honed his skill in the D.C./Baltimore experimental rock bands Hume and Les Rhinocéros. Tran’s two current projects, Curved L…

Interpretations: Palmbomen II
The LA-based Dutch artist lays down 14 minutes of relaxed rhythms.

Hailing from The Netherlands, Kai Hugo (a.k.a. Palmbomen II) has secured a great deal of acclaim in the global electronic music community for his phantasmal lo-fi sound. A graduate of the Red Bull Mus…

Learn Synth Drum Sound Design in Native Instruments' Massive and Battery
Point Blank instructor Chris Carter looks building drum sound in Massive and treating them in Battery.

Following on from the previously released Massive tutorial, Point Blank has shared its latest Friday Forum Live video, which once again focuses on Massive—this time creating drums in NI’s premie…

Watch a Three-Part Tutorial for NI's Massive
Point Blank instructor Chris Carter demonstrates the full potential of the versatile synth.

Native Instrument’s Massive is one of the most popular soft synths on the market today. With its complex modulation capabilities, the synth became famous for warbling bass and lead lines. If you dig d…

Watch a New Kris Wadsworth Music Video
Ultramajic will host the Detroit producer's latest LP, 'Infiltrator.'

Detroit producer and DJ Kris Wadsworth’s latest LP, Infiltrator, will land on Jimmy Edgar’s Ultramajic imprint on May 27. Following on from a string of releases on Wadsworth’s own tw…

Mark Pritchard Under The Sun
The pioneering veteran drops his most consistent and exquisite solo release to date.

XLR8R profiled Mark Pritchard back in 2013, right at the time that the Australian-based artist announced that he would retire his monikers—including Harmonic 313, Africa HiTech (with Steve Spacek), Gl…

Stream ASOK's Debut LP in Full
'A Mind Forever Voyaging' drops on Creme Organization today.

Today, Liverpool artist Stu Robinson (a.k.a. ASOK) drops his debut full-length offering, A Mind Forever Voyaging, on Creme Organization. As is the case with all of Robinson’s output, the LP is f…

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