Coachella cancels 2020 edition

Following Coachella‘s initial postponement to October, the festival has officially called off their plans for hosting their rescheduled dates for 2020. After rumors of the festival giant asking artists to rebook for their 2021 edition broke, parent company AEG Presents is reportedly considering adjusting the 125,000 person capacity event into a smaller-scale edition for April 2021. According to…

After Massive DMCA Takedown, Twitch Streamers Are Deleting Thousands Of Clips

Amazon-owned live streaming platform Twitch has become an increasingly useful tool for artists looking to reach their fans in the absence of live music during the COVID-19 quarantine. The past few months have seen Twitch move closer to the music business as a result, highlighted by the appointment of Spotify for Artists product lead Tracy Chan as…

GORILLAZ DROP EPISODE FOUR OF SONG MACHINE ‘FRIDAY 13TH’

Gorillaz have shared the fourth episode of the ongoing Song Machine series. After teasing the release earlier this week, French-British artist Octavian has joined the virtual band members in Episode 4, a track titled ‘Friday 13th’, following on from Tony Allen and London grime staple, Skepta, who released ‘How Far’ alongside Gorillaz earlier this year. The…

Avicii Tribute Museum to Open in Stockholm in 2021

Avicii left behind more than a legacy. On Tuesday (June 9), it was announced that a tribute museum honoring the late dance music producer will open in his hometown of Stockholm, Sweden, in 2021. The Avicii Experience will feature memorabilia, never-before-seen photos and video, and published and unpublished music including previously unreleased early versions of his…