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Hieroglyphic Being to Release LP as I.B.M. on Interdimensional Transmissions
The retrospective album 'From The Land Of Rape & Honey (The Suppressed Tapes 1995 - 2005)' is due for release on September 21.

Interdimensional Transmissions, the underground record label based out of Detroit that is well known for its strong artist roster and for its long-running party series, No Way Back, is now preparing to release an album …

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Premiere: Hear Monokle's New LP in Full
The Russian producer's sophomore LP, 'Rings,' will land on Ki Records on September 4.

On September 4, Russian producer Vlad Kudryavtsev (a.k.a. Monokle) will return to Germany’s Ki Records with Rings, the follow up to his critically acclaimed debut album, Saints. Unfolding beautifully across 11 tracks, Rings is …

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Podcasts

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Podcast 401: Francesco Tristano
With one foot in the classical music and the other in electronic, the Luxembourg-born composer compiles a mix like nothing that has come before.

Gear

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In the Studio: Maxxi Soundsystem
Bristol-based Sam Watts gives XLR8R a tour of his analog-heavy cave and discusses his ever-changing production methods
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Watch Pioneer DJ's Teaser Video For New "Battle" Mixer and Rekordbox Update
The minute-long video gives viewers a mysterious look into the new mixer, to go along with the release of Rekordbox 3.3.0
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Native Instruments Launches Stems
The open file format officially launches today with Beatport, Juno, and Bleep, among others, now selling the files.

Downloads

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Roscius "Petrol"

Roscius combines live performance, vocal loops, and production intricacies to make engrossing sounds that are as innovative as they are emotional. After impressing us with his first release, WMD#1, Roscius is back …

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Ishivu "Gryning (Matt Karmil Remix)"

UK DJ and producer Matt Karmil has had a busy year since XLR8R put the spotlight on him as an artist to watch in a Bubblin’ Up article in May of 2014. …

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IDYLL "Bad Boi (Nadastrom Dubstermental)"

Since the release of their debut EP One, vocalist Angelina Lucero and producer Jojo Yang—who make up the female duo IDYLL—have gained a solid amount of traction as of late. …

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Reviews

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One of electronic music's most adventurous labels, Planet Mu, celebrates 20 years of singular sounds.

Planet Mu has never been easy to categorize. For the past 20 years, the label has continually taken risks on new styles of electronic music, developing sounds that stray from …

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Nuage Neida
The Russian producer's pan-genre approach brims with fluid grace.

You could call the mid-to-late-’00s a gilded era for beat experimentation. It’s as if the seeds planted in the ’90s by labels like Mo’ Wax, Ninja Tune and Ubiquity, and …

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Offshore Off Peak
Big Dada releases the late Ewan Robertson’s final work.

Indie labels are often tight-knit families of musical miscreants united through their love of a certain underground sentiment—and with the posthumous release of Ewan Robertson’s final set of work as …

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