SOUNDCLOUD FOUNDER ALEX LJUNG ISSUES STATEMENT AMIDST CONTROVERSY

SoundCloud has been the word on everyone’s lips the past 48 hours, and for fair reason. A TechCrunch article spelling the death of the platform in 50 days’ time sent the internet into a spiral; however, efforts from Chance The Rapper and SoundCloud’s internal team seem to have delayed whatever apparent downfall the platform was facing….

Wiwek Announces “Drum Nation” EP On OWSLA

Wiwek – ‘Drum Nation‘ – Dutch producer Wiwek has announced his new Drum Nation EP, with the thrilling news that it will be dropping July 21st on OWSLA. Drum Nation represents the most focused vision of Wiwek‘s pioneering “jungle terror” genre, offering a blend of Dutch house, Indian-inspired rhythms, tribal drums, exotic bird calls and more made with an expansive, one-of-a-kind library of sounds…

Covina & Mateo Drop Powerful Remix For Illenium & Gryffin’s ‘Feel Good’

Covina & Mateo – ‘Feel Good‘ – Covina & Mateo are a DJ and producing duo group based in Denver, Colorado and after a slew of strong remixes, mashups, edits and original productions, they are back again with their intense, body chilling remix of Illenium & Gryffin‘s song ‘Feel Good‘ featuring Daya. Their focus is on electro house, progressive house,…

Live Music Attendance Grows In The UK

A study in the UK reported that the number of people who attended live music events in 2016 reached 30.9 million, a 12 percent increase. As part of the ‘Wish You Were Here’ series, the report features the increasing contribution that live music and music tourism has on the UK economy. With music festivals growing in…

“THE BIGGEST TECHNO FESTIVAL IN THE WORLD” REVEALS FIRST 50 ARTISTS

Holland’s ‘The Gathering’, billed as “The biggest techno festival in the world”, has announced the first 50 artists for the 2017 event. Produced by sub:Merged, the 50 non-stop hours runs from 22nd to 24th September. Over that period, Breepark, which lies just on the outskirts of Breda, will be home to 100,000 revelers and 150…

Alina Baraz “Electric” ft. Khalid – R3hab Remix

At the top of 2017, Alina Baraz released hit single “Electric” featuring phenom Khalid, and delighted fans across the country on the sold out Lets Get Lost 2017 Tour. The track quickly shot to the top of playlists across the globe and went on to stream over 40.8M times worldwide across all platforms, propelling both young stars into superstar status. “Electric” will see release on transparent blue vinyl this summer, alongside…

Maya Jane Coles Announces “Take Flight” LP

Maya Jane Coles – Take Flight – 2017 will see Maya Jane Coles release her second album Take Flight, on her own label I/AM/ME via Skint Records and BMG. Take Flight is her most substantial body of work to date and is the long awaited follow up to her 2013 debut album Comfort and her “Nocturnal Sunshine” project in 2015. Pre-Order Here Take Flight has been preceded by the critically acclaimed Won’t…

Rezz Releases “Relax” Alongside Official Music Video

Rezz, a name that’s been synonymous with some of the darkest and most sinister techno cuts in electronic music, has released her brand new single ‘Relax’ with its accompanying music video from her upcoming debut Mass Manipulation album. Having already pushed out The Silence Is Deafening and Something Wrong Here EPs on mau5trap, Rezz returns once again to the prominent label to deliver Mass Manipulation,…

EMBRZ Releases “Progress” EP via Ultra Music

Dublin-born producer EMBRZ releases his highly anticipated EP Progress out now via Ultra Music. The EP outlines an incredibly dreamy composition while effortlessly blending downtempo melodies with progressive dance music stylings. The release affords the perfect soundtrack for any chill setting while also exhibiting EMBRZ’s progression as an artist. Download “Higher” Progress starts things off with “Higher,” which reached number one on Hype Machine’s…