Hi-Five: Jori Hulkkonen
The Finnish DJ-producer digs up some synth-pop gems.

You would be hard pressed to find an artist who has contributed to electronic music as much as Finnish DJ and producer Jori Hulkkonen has. Since his first forays making music in the ’80s, Hulkko…

Premiere: Simone Gatto Shares Trippy Track and Video
The Italian artist's second album drops in two parts on December 15.

Next month, Italian sociologist, DJ, and producer Simone Gatto will drop his sophomore album, Heaven Inside Your Frequencies, in two parts, split across his Out-ER label and its sister imprint Pregnan…

CUBE 40 'You Make Me Function'

TEMPLE TRAXX is the new label from Khan (Of Finland) specializing in material from the early days of techno and house. The label launched back in October with the release of You Make Me Function, a ra…

DJ Schwa 'Timeless Prague'

Since 2006, first in Sydney and now in Prague, Michal Swacko (a.k.a. DJ Schwa) has been at the helm of Beef Records, a label committed to the interesting fringes of house and techno. Schwa is also the…

Denise Rabe 'Aves Are Falling'

Dropping on December 1, The Fox And The Raven will be the debut release for Denise Rabe’s self-titled label. Rabe is launching the label to be the channel through which her “personal, unfi…

Marco Bailey 'Ryoko'

Earlier this month, Marco Bailey released his fifth studio album, Temper, via his label and events project Materia. Temper features seventeen tracks that stretch out across Bailey’s sonic spectr…

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

Every month, XLR8R works with artists and labels to release a large batch of exclusive tracks for your download, listen, and playing pleasure via the ever-popular downloads section. You’ll find …

Premiere: Listen to a Haunting New Remix From Artefakt
The Berlin-based duo remix Brothers Black on their latest on Voxnox Records.

Early next month, Brothers Black will return to Voxnox Records with a six-track EP, titled Marianas. The release will feature four tracks on the vinyl edition, with two originals and two remixes, from…

Keinemusik Shares Cut From New Album
Rampa, &ME, and Adam Port join forces for the 'You Are Safe' LP.

Rampa, &ME, and Adam Port have joined forces for a collaborative album on their Keinemusik label. Titled You Are Safe, the album’s title and theme “illustrates the safe-haven Keinemusi…

Noha & Alex 'Thanks for nothing'

Last month, Italian vinyl-only label PanickPanick! released its second EP, a three-track various artist outing featuring cuts from Noha & Alex, Wareika, and Franky Greiner. PanickPanick! launched …

Premiere: Hear a Devastating New Remix From Regis
The UK techno icon remixes a cut from Talker's latest.

Back in July, Jonathan Krohn and Karl Meier relaunched their Talker project with Battle Standards, a new EP that inaugurated their new Standards & Practices label and garnered heavy play from the …

Ariel Black 'Light Projecting'

Ariel Black and MAN2.0 join forces for the latest release on The Umbrella, the label arm of RINSED—a Brooklyn-based party that has hosted artists such as Actress, Anthony Shakir, and Bok Bok. The two …

747 'Cretaceous' (XLR8ing Through Space Mix)

Late last month, Canadian label Aquaregia launched The Paleo Series, a “four part project that explores the geological past of our planet through acid.” First up, young Vancouver artist 74…

Lokomotiv Preps Piktor EP, Shares Snippets
'Acid Space' will also feature a remix from Sublee.

Early next month, Australian label Lokomotiv will return with its second release, an EP from Romanian producer Piktor. The EP, titled Acid Space, follows on from Suolo’s May Be EP, which also in…

Premiere: Stream an Abrasive Electro Cut From Exterminador
'Soldier Of Fortune' EP drops next week on Exterminador Records.

The new release on Exterminador Records will be Exterminador’s Soldier Of Fortune EP. The EP will be the third release on Exterminador Records, following on from Exterminador’s The Slave G…

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…

Patient & S.Knoll 'A Side Effect' feat. Circe

Last month on October 17, Brooklyn-based radio show and label Ethereal Beatbox launched its first 12″, a split EP from label heads Patient and S.Knoll. On the EP, which is simply titled Split, b…

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