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Kid Koala Announces New Album 'Music To Draw To: Satellite,' Shares Single "The Observable Universe"

The Canadian producer's record comes out Jan. 20 on Arts & Crafts and features Icelandic singer Emilíana Torrini.
Max Mohenu
11.30.16
Holy Shit

The Avalanches Just Announced the New Documentary 'Since They Left Us'

"Coming soon... Hopefully."
Craig Jenkins
5.23.16
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Joe Siva, a DJ Who Helped Popularize Hip-Hop and Turntablism In Malaysia, Has Died

Siva also brought the concept of the mixtape to the country.
Michael Scott Barron
5.3.16
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Watch DJ Krush's Stunning Sunrise Performance at Tokyo's Zōjō-ji​ Temple

He arrived hours beforehand to make sure the acoustics for the performance were perfectly tuned.
THUMP Staff
3.24.16
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Nazar's New Video Bravely Protests the Angolan Mount Sumi Massacre

The artist has shared an extended essay explaining the work's intentions.
Alexander Iadarola
3.2.16
Features

Inside Legendary Japanese Producer DJ Krush's First Album in 11 Years

How the digital age and world catastrophe inspired the hip-hop turntablism pioneer's 'Butterfly Effect.'
Rebecca Krauss
2.4.16
Interviews

How The Bay Area's Filipino Mobile DJ Scene Turned High Schoolers into Future Turntablism Stars

A new book, 'Legions of Boom: Filipino American Mobile DJ Crews in the San Francisco Bay Area,' explores an overlooked but influential scene that crafted a generation of turntablists.
Tamara Palmer
4.30.15
Music

Kid Koala On The Live Experience Of His Space Cadet Interactive Concert

The master turntablist’s show is a sentimental display of his blinding skill, with plenty of little jokes and games thrown in. Cookies, too.
Abdullah Saeed
4.12.12