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Monthly Archives: August 2017

Australia nominate your favourite recording for (NFSA)

What would you select if given the task of choosing songs to best represent Australia’s music history in 10 or 20 years time. Each year, the NFSA asks Australians to nominate their favourite recording, with ten selected by a panel of … Continue reading

Amon Tobin releases his first-ever sample pack

Brazilian-born electronic music producer and sound designer Amon Tobin has released his first sample pack, Sessions in Post. The collection used by the Brazilian in creating music, consists of 33 loops and 118 one shots from Tobin’s previous body of work: signature bass … Continue reading

Make a Huge Printable Poster From Your ITunes Album Art!

The step by step guide to having those music covers that you love so much adorning the wall as a standout poster. Not only will this creative piece be an  eyecatcher, but when friends are over you can be sure … Continue reading

OUT NOW on vinyl! Rodion & Local Suicide’s “Abu Dhabi / True Love Floats” EP on My Favorite Robot’s imprint

The label My Favorite Robot, formed in 2008, was set up by Canadian trio Jared Simms, James Teej and Voytek Korab – Simms & Korab having been members of MFR (the electronic duo) since 2002. Their manifesto is about broadening … Continue reading

Going abroad soon? This Map Of The World’s Best Record Shops Are Essential Stops Not To Be Missed

Compiled by the vinyl factory, you can now explore “The world’s best record shops” from all over the world with this interactive map. In total there are 125 unique shops embedded on this map selected for their importance in local and international music … Continue reading

Solar Sound Systems Are all the Rave

Renewable energy solutions, innovation, solutions and visions for a renewable powered future are being showcased with the  impressive SolarSoundSystem which works with muscle power, and that ball of sunshine providing the power with necessary human juice and equipment for live concerts or … Continue reading

Dekmantel Release First Episode Of “Selectors” Documentary Series with Young Marco

Dekmantel’s mini-documentary series, Selectors, returns with Young Marco. During the eight and a half minute video the Amsterdam based DJ talks about his enthusiasm for music, and how he started his music journey and tries to explain his passion and his … Continue reading

In Flagranti Remix Ursula 1000 “Stand Up Straight” Feat Sal P

New York City based producer/DJ Alex Gimeno, aka Ursula 1000, anticipates his new album “Galleria”  due to drop anytime now but preps the release to the albums second single “Stand Up Straight”. Featuring Sal P, aka Salvatore Principato New York Post Punk … Continue reading

DJ statistics

What is the average age of a DJ ? Ever wondered what star sign most are feeling the creative arts. There are many, types of DJ’s from mobile DJ’s to guys and girls who hits the decks in their bedroom, to those … Continue reading


AFROPUNK has announced its 2nd edition of  AFROPUNK Presents the Carnival of Consciousness Atlanta for October 14th and 15th. Taking place in Atlanta’s 787 Windsor, it’s as much a festival as a blank space to be communally created where a … Continue reading