SIRMA “Dancing Into Life” Instant Karma Remix

Istanbul born artist SIRMA’s first single “Dancing Into Life” gets a lovely remix by London/LA duo Instant Karma. Be on the lookout for the release of her debut EP slated for a March release. Currently living in New York City, SIRMA is an artist/songwriter/producer who blends Alternative Pop with Electronica. After studying classical and jazz music…

ISTANBUL’S THRIVING VINYL CULTURE

Istanbul has a thriving vinyl scene if you know where to look. Luckily, The Vinyl Factory is here to help — they’ve crafted an excellent mini-documentary that charts the highs and lows on digging in the Turkish capital. “Music back in ’70s Turkey was made with flair and spirit, drawing on Western psych, disco, rock…

ISTANBUL NEW YEAR MASSACRE: DANCE MUSIC WORLD REACTS

ISTANBUL NEW YEAR MASSACRE: DANCE MUSIC WORLD REACTS The attack at Reina nightclub left 39 people dead… A New Year’s Eve party at Reina nightclub in Istanbul was attacked by a lone gunman in the early hours of New Year’s Day, in a massacre that left 39 people dead. With the gunman remaining at large,…

GUNMAN DRESSED AS SANTA LEAVES 35 DEAD AT ISTANBUL NIGHTCLUB

GUNMAN DRESSED AS SANTA LEAVES 35 DEAD AT ISTANBUL NIGHTCLUB Terror has already struck in 2017; a gunman dressed as Santa Claus has attacked the Reina nightclub in Istanbul, Turkey. Reports state that 35 people were killed in the attack, and 40 others wounded after the unnamed assailant opened fire on an estimated 500 people inside the…

SIRMA Shares New November 2016 Party Mixtape

SIRMA Shares New November 2016 Party Mixtape Born in Istanbul and currently living in New York City, SIRMA is an artist/songwriter/producer who blends Alternative Pop with Electronica. After studying classical and jazz music as a child in Turkey, SIRMA decided to continue her music career in the United States, when she was awarded the prestigious…

TEN WALLS ANNOUNCES HIS RETURN TOUR AND PREVIEWS NEW MUSIC

TEN WALLS ANNOUNCES HIS RETURN TOUR AND PREVIEWS NEW MUSIC Ten Walls was, in many ways, banished from the music industry after posting a hateful homophobic rant on Facebook. All tour dates were cancelled and a bombardment of disapproval poured out from the dance music community. Now, nearly one year late, he’s announced his return…