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Halcyon Unveils its New Concept Store, Stellar Records Armory and Strategic Sound Center
Opening August 1, The Armory will be the third physical incarnation of halcyon over 16 years.

Following the unexpected and unannounced closure of its Dumbo location, NYC institution Halcyon has announced a new concept store, Stellar Records Armory and Strategic Sound Center, to open August 1 at 395 …

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Recondite Shares Tracklist for Placid LP
The 10 track LP is now slated for release in October on Absurd Recordings / Acid Test.

Over this past weekend, Lorenz Brunner, better known as Recondite, shared the tracklist to his upcoming full-length album, Placid, along with a tenative release schedule. The Bravarian producer personally announced the news …

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XLR8R Podcast Extra: Moomin B2B Smallpeople
Celebrating ten years of Smallville goodness, three of the label's mainstays lay down the beats.

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Sian "Post Empire"

Following on from the release of his Medicine Man EP, Octopus Recordings label head, Sian, will release his latest LP, Anthracite, on August 3. The LP was composed with a collection …

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Gossamer "3d Relief"

Evan Reiner (a.k.a. Gossamer) turned to electronic music production after attending Boston’s Berklee School of Music and, we have to say, we’re glad he did. Reiner trades in beautiful, nostalgic-tinged …

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Toboggan "Vouvoyer"

We last heard from Corey Martin (a.k.a. Toboggan) back in October of last year when he offered up his remix of Seapoint’s “Wave Sequence.” Now the Montreal native is back with an emotive …

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David Scuba Low Toro EP
The Superfreq label cofounder comes through with a fine new release, complete with a pair of stellar remixes.

David Scuba—Mr C’s long-term partner in crime, Superfreq co-founder and NYC-hailing DJ don—brings a slice of intricate, interwoven polyrhythms in his latest EP, Low Toro, eschewing formulaic trends for an …

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Ed Rush & Optical Fabriclive 82
The drum & bass vets deliver their Virus sound to Fabric's mix series.

No one can question Ed Rush & Optical’s legacy in the world of drum & bass—after all, they’re the undisputed godfathers of the neurofunk buzzsaw that sliced through the scene …

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Silkie Fractals
Silkie soars to the outer galaxies with a new R&B-tinged dubstep space opera.

London producer Solomon Rose’s creative work as Silkie has always wobbled to a different groove than many of his other dubstep contemporaries. His sound embraces a brighter, soulful, synth-driven aesthetic …

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