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Lawrence Announces Yoyogi Park
The final installment of the artist's album trilogy will see release in April via Mule Musiq.

Peter M. Kersten (a.k.a Lawrence) has announced the release of a forthcoming full-length expected to land this April via Mule Musiq. Titled Yoyogi Park, the 10-track long player succeeds 2009’s Until Then, Goodbye and …

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Drumcell Lands on Dystopian with Absence Of Appropriate Effect
His debut EP on the imprint will see release in March.

LA native Moe Espinosa (a.k.a Drumcell) will be making his debut on Dystopian—the imprint co-founded and co-headed by Rødhåd—with a new 12-inch landing this March. Named Absence Of Appropriate Effect, the 3-track record succeeds the …

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Podcasts

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Podcast 425: Samuel Kerridge
Following his third full-length last week, the Berlin-based artist delivers an hour of powerful, brutalist beats.

Gear

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Synths Preposterously Big and Remarkably Small: NAMM 2016
The modular world joins the big players at this year's edition of the annual music-gear expo.
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Check Out a First Look at Korg's Minilogue
Point Blank's sound design instructor Paul Ressel runs through Korg's latest analogue synth.
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Rane Introduces Two-Channel Rotary Mixer
The MP2014 is built for DJs who love the classic rotary mixer experience.

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Soul Of Hex "Sleep Mistakes (feat. Albert Vogt)"

Mexican duo Soul Of Hex, which is made up of artists 4004 and Sebastien Vorhaus, have had a great few years under their various monikers with releases for Freerange, Dirt Crew, Vicario Ltd, …

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M.A.D! "Mind!"

Hailing from a town near Barcelona, the fresh trio known as M.A.D! (Mutually Assured Distortion) is set to release a five-track EP titled This & These on February 12 via …

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Anchorsong "Ceremony"

Masaaki Yoshida (a.k.a Anchorsong) recently released his sophomore LP titled Ceremonial on the Brighton-based music label, Tru Thoughts. Currently living in London, Yoshida follows up his Mawa EP on BBE with …

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Reviews

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Event Review: Igloofest 2016 in Montreal
XLR8R travels to Montreal to take in the sights and sounds of the decade-old dance-music gathering.

If there’s one thing that we’ve learned over our many years of going to outdoor festivals, it’s that you should never head toward the party before scoping out the weather …

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Fouk Gruff EP
London's House of Disco label serves up another helping of finger-snapping grooves.

David Magnier’s ever-reliable House of Disco imprint brings another upfront slice of unashamed, finger-snapping disco grooves on the Gruff EP, served up by Dutch disco duo Fouk. The title track …

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Batu "Bleeper Feed"/"April These"
The Dnuos Ytivil imprint kicks off the year with two strong cuts from a Bristol upstart.

The Livity Sound camp starts off 2016 with with this strong two-tracker on its reverse-spelled imprint, Dnuos Ytivil, coming from the hands of Bristol, England’s Batu. The artist holds his own …

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