Deadmau5 Kicks off Radio 1 Residency This Week

Deadmau5 Kicks off Radio 1 Residency This Week It’s always great when we have music related Deadmau5 news, which is certainly more exciting than the alternative story about his recent Indian food dinner. All jokes aside, a new year means new R1 Residencies for BBC Radio 1. We told you last month that Deadmau5 was…

GOOGLE REPORTEDLY CONSIDERING PURCHASING SOUNDCLOUD

GOOGLE REPORTEDLY CONSIDERING PURCHASING SOUNDCLOUD Though rumors of a Spotify buyout were recently squashed, it seems that tech giant Google is the latest to look into buying Soundcloud. According to Music Business Worldwide, Google is reportedly considering purchasing the streaming platform for half of its $1 billion asking price. Last year, Soundcloud made major inroads with the…

Martin Garrix Premieres New Song at AVA NYE in Myanmar

Martin Garrix Premieres New Song at AVA NYE in Myanmar Francesco Prandoni/Redferns Martin Garrix performs at Home Festival on Sept. 3, 2016 in Treviso, Italy. It’s a new dawn, it’s a new year, and there’s new music from Martin Garrix thanks to one fan who caught a premiere during his recent set at AVA Festival in Myanmar on…

CARL COX TEASES NEW IBIZA NIGHT FOR 2017

CARL COX TEASES NEW IBIZA NIGHT FOR 2017 It looks like Pure Carl Cox is set to hit the White Isle this summer… Carl Cox came to the end of his 15-year residency at Space Ibiza in September, as the White Isle nightclub closed its doors for the last time at the end of the…

SKRILLEX UNVEILS NEW INTRO + POSSIBLE NEW ID AT NYE SHOW

SKRILLEX UNVEILS NEW INTRO + POSSIBLE NEW ID AT NYE SHOW While there’s already been a lot said about Skrillex’s wild night on New Year’s Eve, partying with Justin Bieber and Marshmello in Miami, what transpired the previous night in Washington, D.C. may actually be far more interesting for Skrillex fans. As always, /r/Skrillex was first on the case, uploading the video that you see…

3 OMINOUS PROBLEMS THE UK MUSIC BUSINESS MUST OVERCOME IN 2017

3 OMINOUS PROBLEMS THE UK MUSIC BUSINESS MUST OVERCOME IN 2017 The UK’s music sales figures for 2016 are in. And while on the surface there’s good news, there are some serious warning signs for the British industry to take into account. We’ll get to that in a minute. First, the annual lancing of self-evident…