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Richie Hawtin Shares More Details About His New DJ Instrument

When it was reported last month that Richie Hawtin was launching a new line of DJ equipment, called PLAYdifferently, in collaboration with his old colleague Andy Rigby-Jones from Allen & Heath, the announcement was low on specifics regarding the products. Today, the company released a video teaser that that gives some context to the development […]

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Beatport Is ‘Highly Likely’ To Stiff Indie Artists, Source Says

If your music is currently on Beatport, you might want to double-check your royalty accounts.  And, possibly, prepare to get stiffed. According to a confidential source inside the company speaking to Digital Music News, Beatport is now at ‘high risk’ for bilking on royalties to rights owners, particularly independent artists and labels.  The source, speaking […]

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Could Ketamine Be The Most Effective Cure For Severe Depression?

Over the last year or so, we have published a few articles dealing with drugs and their ability to potentially cure certain mental illnesses. For example, back in October, we wrote a story about how MDMA could start being used for therapeutic purposes within the next five years. According to scientists, the drug is a […]

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The THUMP Guide To Dressing Like A DJ

All these outfits can be purchased on the internet. It’s getting easier and easier to DJ. All you really need now is a relative willing to blap just over a hundred quid on your birthday present and you’ve got yourself a tiny pair of plastic decks to match those similarly tiny ambitions of playing vaporwave […]

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Bieber Will Perform With Jack Ü At The Grammys

Jack Ü might have won big at the American Music Awards last November, but their biggest moment is still ahead of them. The duo has been nominated at the Grammys for Best Dance Recording for “Where Are Ü Now” with Justin Bieber, as well as Best Dance/Electronic Album for Skrillex and Diplo Present Jack Ü. It […]

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Check Out Dillon Francis Modeling His New IDGAFOS Lifestyle Brand

Over the years, Dillon Francis has shown he can take on many roles, from mainstage superstar and serial Snapchatter to “deep haus” alter ego Hanzel. For his newest project, the LA-based artist is adding the role of lifestyle designer to his résumé with his new IDGAFOS collection. The brand, presumably named for his 2011 single (and […]

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Lady Gaga And Nile Rodgers Will Pay Tribute To David Bowie At The Grammys

Annually, the Holy Grail of music awards shows – The Grammys – has always honored the stately moment of tribute to musical icons and figures that passed away that year. 2016 has already seen a number of serious losses for the music world, with the passing of The Eagles guitarist Glenn Frey and the legendary […]

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Some Twisted Genius Invented A Pill That Creates A Terrifying Rave Inside Your Body

Foto: Screenshot Indiegogo “Swallow the thing and then for ten hours BANG the feeling inside your stomach BANG insanity BANG joy BANG horror BANG elation BANG extasy BANG BANG pain BANG BANG BANG BANG.” The description above is how you’ll feel after ingesting Audiopill, a so-called “experimental art device” developed by Czech artist Jan Poope—real […]

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