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 …

In Conversation: Tony Humphries
The fabled progenitor of the Jersey house sound chats with Dennis Kane about the early years. Bonus: five essential tracks.

Dennis Kane is one half of the Siren duo (with Metro Area’s Darshan Jesrani) and the man behind the Disques Sinthomme and Ghost Town labels. He’s back to chew the fat with dance music̵…

Coney Art Walls Sundays Kicks Off This Weekend
Tony Humphries, Kevin Saunderson, Danny Krivit and Kim Ann Foxman are among the summer series' spinners.

Coney Art Walls is a pretty awe-inspiring project on its own: It’s a series of plus-size murals along the Brooklyn seaside—specifically, 1320 Bowery Street in Coney Island (right behind Nathan&#…


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