Amsterdam's newest club, noorderschip, is on an old pirate radio boat
The venue, opening May 11th, has a dance floor below water level and will have a restaurant and daytime event space. All aboard noorderschip.
Amsterdam's latest club has already been docked there for years. The 50-meter-long noorderschip is located off the NDSM wharf in Amsterdam North, and will have three levels (including a terrace) and a capacity of 300. The dance floor sits below sea level and the club is fitted with Funktion-One sound system. ...
2018.05.01 | residentadvisor.net
Update the quality of the PGM Radio stream from 64 kbit/s to 128 kbit/s.
We have good news for you. Now you can listen to your favorite music on PRG Radio in good quality. Since May 1, we have increased the quality of the stream to 128 kbit/s. Thank you for listening to us every day. More music! More emotions!
2018.05.01 | PRGRadio.com
‘HIGH DEFINITION VINYL’ COULD BE A REALITY BY 2019
‘High Definition Vinyl’ might be here as soon as 2019, according to Austrian startup Rebeat Innovation, which claims it could have units shpiping by next year following a $4.8million investment.
Two years ago, a European patent filing described a new method of producing black plastic which would offer a higher audio fidelity and louder volume. Now this looks set to become a reality....
2018.04.14 | djmag.com
Chez Damier, Ron Trent and Louie Vega's band, Elements Of Life, will all play the Millennium Park event
The Chicago House Music Festival will take place in Millennium Park over Memorial Day weekend on Saturday, May 28th.
Chicago's cultural affairs department has produced a number of free house music events in the park in recent years. This one has plenty of high-profile DJs playing at the sprawling Jay Pritzker Pavilion and two other stages, according to 5 Magazine...
2018.04.05 | djmag.com
DIMENSIONS AND OUTLOOK TO HOST RAVES IN SECRET NETWORK OF UNDERGROUND TUNNELS IN CROATIA
Peerless promoters Dimensions and Outlook have revealed that they are repurposing a secret network of underground tunnels in Croatia for a series of parties, exclusively for festival ticket holders...
2018.04.05 | djmag.com
SWEDISH HOUSE MAFIA REUNITE AT ULTRA MUSIC FESTIVAL 2018: WATCH
Swedish House Mafia reunited after a five-year hiatus this evening (Sunday 25th March) to close out Ultra Music Festival’s 20th anniversary celebrations in Miami.
The famous trio, consisting of Axwell, Sebastian Ingrosso and Steve Angello, played the final set on the main stage during Ultra’s third day, opening the set with their mega-hit ‘Miami 2 Ibiza’...
2018.03.27 | djmag.com
Krewella, Kittens & Dani Deahl Talk Dance Music's Gender Gap in the Age of #TimesUp and #MeToo
From C-suites to festival lineups, it’s no secret that men dominate the dance music industry. While female DJs are featured on panels and in op-eds exploring gender inequality, meaningful progress has yet to occur. ....
2018.03.25 | billboard.com
Ultra Music Festival buys Miami's Winter Music Conference
UMF Marketing and New Media Manager Albert Berdellans announced the deal at a press conference on Wednesday, confirming that Winter Music Conference cofounder Bill Kelly will remain involved. "WMC will allow veterans and newcomers alike to develop themselves and their organisations to become competitive players in the industry," Berdellans said. "We are very excited to contribute to the vision of Miami as a hub of entertainment, culture and business." ..
2018.03.23 | residentadvisor.net
SWEDISH HOUSE MAFIA REUNION RUMOURS CONTINUE AS LIGHTING TECH DROPS HINT ON FACEBOOK
Just when we thought we could put the rumours of a Swedish House Mafia reunion at Ultra Miami to bed, the mill is back up and running as the trio’s former lighting tech dropped a hint on Facebook over the weekend...
2018.03.21 | djmag.com
THIS VIDEO REVEALS THE ‘80S HEYDAY OF NEW YORK DANCE MUSIC RADIO
As we covered in an extensive feature late last year, online radio is the new frontier of creative approaches to a medium that has over 100 years of history...
2018.03.19 | electronicbeats.net
10 MUSIC DOCUMENTARIES WORTH WATCHING ON NETFLIX
Music and vegetating on the couch all day watching Netflix are undoubtedly two of life’s greatest pleasures. And as you might expect, Netflix is no slouch when it comes to serving up excellent music documentaries.....
2018.03.17 | djmag.com
THE UNSTOPPABLE INFLUENCE OF EBM
EBM (that's electronic body music, not EDM) has been simmering on the underground in recent years, and now DJs including Nina Kraviz and Helena Hauff are utilising the sound – alongside other music prefacing techno like electro – in their sets. Subsequently, the '80s movement largely swept away by acid house at the turn of the '90s is now back in full force. DJ Mag investigates the industrial dancefloor clatter.....
2018.03.15 | djmag.com
RESISTANCE makes its return to Miami for the 20th Anniversary of Ultra Music Festival!
ltra Music Festival announced its RESISTANCE Miami lineup, which features the darkest techno and house music from the underground scene. Carl Cox will host the Megastructure on Friday, March 23 and Saturday, March 24 while the Arcadia Spider will return for its third consecutive year. ...
2018.03.14 | trillvo.com
BEN KLOCK ANNOUNCES NEW DATES FOR HIS ‘PHOTON’ TOURING AUDIOVISUAL EXPERIENCE
The party, which will happen on April 1, will see Klock DJ alongside fellow techno stalwarts Rødhåd, DVS1, Surgeon, DJ Nobu and Etapp Kyle. The Black Dog, Prurient, Sigha, and Alekzandra will also perform special ambient sets on the night...
2018.03.10 | electronicbeats.net
DEADMAU5 ANNOUNCES NEW ORCHESTRAL ALBUM AND ALL-AGES SHOW
deadmau5's orchestral album, 'where's the drop', has been given a release date of Friday 30th March, with an all-ages live performance of the work set for California on Sunday 1st April....
2018.03.07 | djmag.com
SWEDISH HOUSE MAFIA REIGNITE REUNION RUMOURS WITH SOCIAL MEDIA UPDATE
One third of the now-disbanded group, Steve Angello, has taken to Twitter in response to frenzied queries from fans, with many SHM followers expecting the threesome to play a surprise show at Ultra’s 20th anniversary event later this month....
2018.03.06 | djmag.com
THE FIRST NAMES ARE IN FOR EASTERN ELECTRICS 2018
Eastern Electrics has unveiled a huge selection of artists confirmed for this year’s special weekender edition.
From Skream and Jamie Jones, through to Nastia, Patrick Topping, TQD and more, the festival's programme will blend some of the biggest house, techno and bassline talents over the course of the festival....
2018.03.03 | mixmag.net
EDC LAS VEGAS REVEALS FULL STAGE LINE-UPS FOR 2018 FESTIVAL
EDC Las Vegas has revealed the 2018 line-ups for its eight stages. Aside from Kinetic Playground and Circuit Gardens, each stage has an official host, including the return of HARD. EDC takes over the Las Vegas Motor Speedway 18th through 20th May....
2018.03.02 | djmag.com
BONOBO AND GEORGE FITZGERALD ARE DREAMY COLLABORATION PERFECTION
Electronic music all-stars George FitzGerald (pictured) and Bonobo have joined forces for a new collaborative track on Fitzgerald’s forthcoming LP ‘All That Must Be’ - scheduled for release on March 9 via Double Six Recordings.....
2018.03.01 | mixmag.net