Author Archives: Jo

#Throwback video for the first single taken from DJ Hell’s new album “Zukunftsmusik” Hacker remix included

Watch the new music video for the first single by DJ Hell – I Want U (Official Video) taken from DJ Hell’s new album “Zukunftsmusik” with animated artwork curated by Tom of Finland. Album to be released December 24th, 2016 on Gigolo Records. Via Groove … Continue reading

SIX buddha machines for you to mix and match to create your personal evolving ambient symphony! A Secret Edition Released

Christiaan Virant and Zhang Jian, are a China-based music duo, who formed the project FM3, and are considered among the pioneers of electronic music in China. Since 1999, Virant and Jian have been creating meditative music by combining the sound of Chinese … Continue reading

You can’t spell “community” without “unity.”

We succeed together. We fail together. The difference between these two outcomes is often found in partnership. Communities who join hands, share responsibilities, build bridges and aspire to achieve as one inevitably enrich their individual members with life-long assets. The … Continue reading

This is Why Your Posts Are Restricted This is Why We Can’t Have Nice Things: Mapping the Relationship Between Online Trolling and Mainstream Culture

Updated With Highlights. Richard Seymour – Schadenfreude with Bite Trolls are the self-styled pranksters of the internet, a subculture of wind-up merchants who will say anything they can to provoke unwary victims, then delight in the outrage that follows. Not only do … Continue reading

JACQUES GREENE SHARES REMIX PACKAGE FEAT. SHLOHMO, MATTHEW HERBERT AND MORE

Toronto-based DJ and producer, Jacques Greene, is one of dance music’s most captivating talents. The young house and r&b producer has given the current musical landscape progressively deeper ideas of what house music can mean. Jacques Greene has produced for … Continue reading

Men’s Only Dating App Grindr Launches An Online LGBTQ Magazine Titled ” Into”

Gay social network app Grindr has launched itself as a lifestyle brand with an online magazine titled Into  Having just celebrated their 8-year anniversary, Grindr’s new project headed by former Wonderland production director, Oly Innes and founder and CEO of Grindr Joel Simkhai says of … Continue reading

BEATPORT TO LAUNCH DJ CONTEST ‘BEATS IN SCHOOL’

Electronic music-oriented store Beatport has announced their DJ competition Beats In School, a joint effort with Point Blank Music School, AFEM, Mixcloud and Future Music. The competition winner lands a year-long industry head start (a 12 month mentorship program) with extensive … Continue reading

Create a performance of John Cage’s 4′ 33″ & share on a global map of over 2500 other user works that are ready to be explored

Create a performance of John Cage’s 4’33” (pronounced “Four minutes, thirty-three seconds” or just “Four thirty-three”) the American experimental composers most famous and disruptive composition with the 4’33” App available HERE Users are able to capture a three-movement ‘performance’ of the ambient sounds in their … Continue reading

The Amen Break

The most famous loop af all times! “Amen Break,” a six-second drum sample ( starts at 1:26 ) from the b-side of this chart-topping single from 1969. This sample was used extensively in early hip hop and sample-based music, and … Continue reading

A crowdfunding campaign launched for Documentary Film on electronic music pioneer, Morton Subotnick.

2017 is a milestone year for one of the most inventive minds in music, 84 year old music composer, and revered electronic music pioneer Morton Subotnick. When the pioneering New York-based electronic music composer Morton Subotnick released his 1968 album Silver Apples of … Continue reading