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Is Electronic Music Production Becoming Too Much Like A Paint By Numbers Kit?

Stopping flooding the internet up with sample pack jams.<p>0<p>SHARES<p>With Native Instruments announcing their brand new platform Sounds this week and …

Electronic Music

Sascha Funke

There are very few as innovative and humble as Sascha Funke, a revered producer, disc jockey and all round gentleman. Since 1999 he has helped push …

Vinyl Records

Korg’s long-awaited new synth lets you program your own effects

prologue is the company’s new flagship analog synth<p>Korg has announced the prologue, its new flagship analog synthesizer that comes with full-sized keys and will be available in two models: the 16-voice 61-key prologue-16, and the eight-voice 49-key prologue-8.<p>There have been whispers about Korg’s …

Synthesizers

Native Instruments Launches Sounds.com, Loops + Samples Library

Wondering what Native Instruments is up to? Would you have guessed that they've built an online sample and loop subscription library? The beta of …

Apps

Carl Cox launches new label for live electronic artists

Stream the first track from the debut release on Awesome Soundwave

Republic of Ireland

DJ/Producer Secrets, Part 1: Why There Are No Successful DJs Any More

Who doesn’t want to be a successful DJ/producer? Playing the biggest festival stages, adoring fans below you, spinning your own tunes all over the …

Self-improvement

Ableton announces release date for Live 10

<b>The highly anticipated DAW will arrive next month.</b><p>Ableton has shared the release date for Live 10. The first major upgrade to the popular DAW in …

Edit

Carl Cox, Nina Kraviz and Adam Beyer confirmed for Awakenings

Amsterdam techno festival Awakenings has just dropped its full line-up for 2018.<p>Names such as Carl Cox, Adam Beyer, Maceo Plex, Nina Kraviz, Sven …

TV

Moog launches new analog drum machine, Drummer From Another Mother

<b>The analog percussion synth is also Eurorack compatible.</b><p>Moog‘s first product of 2018 probably isn’t what you’d expect from the Asheville company. …

Analog

Pioneer DJ Launches DDJ-1000 Rekordbox DJ Controller With Jogwheel Displays

Pioneer DJ just announced the DDJ-1000 controller for Rekordbox DJ. It’s a portable four-channel device that has two full-size jogwheels with …

Gear & Gadgets

Martin Garrix and Carl Cox documentary, What We Started, lands in March

It will be available on Netflix from June...<p>Carl Cox and Martin Garrix’s documentary, What We Started, will arrive in theatres on 23 March and will …

David Guetta

Adam Beyer and Carl Cox are playing back-to-back at Junction 2

The London festival has secured a world exclusive

Propaganda

Disclosure are working on a new album

Disclosure are working on a new album, cancel Wild Life 2018<p>House music pioneers Disclosure have announced that they are working on a new album. In …

Sam Smith

Technics' "most premium turntable ever" will run you $10,000

Announced at the currently ongoing CES conference in Las Vegas, Panasonic has shared its plans for two exciting Technics releases in 2018.<p>Back in …

Vinyl Records

Gina Turner Arrested On 3 Felony Drug Charges Boarding Holy Ship

DJ Gina Turner who is best known for her dominance of the house scene and eventual marriage to Laidback Luke has been arrested while boarding Holy …

Crime

New Berlin nightclub, arkaoda, opens in former bowling alley

The US artist begins 2018 with a record on his own Sound Signature label.<p>Sharon Rennie was also required to pay £100 compensation to the DJ after a …

Bowling

Watch Kaskade's Recap Of Holy Ship 10 Including Footage Of His B2B WIth A-trak and Claude VonStroke

Holy Ship broke the internet this past weekend for a handful of reasons. These include the insane amount of arrests including the talent, as well as …

Cruise Ships

Technics' latest high-end turntable is expected to set you back $20,000

<b>It’s not for DJs.</b><p>Since the Technics turntable was revived back in 2015, potential buyers have had to come to terms with the fact that they cost a lot …

Vinyl Records

10 house and techno artists to watch in 2018

<i>New year, who dis? A new batch of boundary-pushing rising artists determined to conquer 2018, that’s who. Over the next few weeks, we’ll be amping up</i> …

Techno

Vinyl record sales reach another all-time high for 2017

Neilson Music's end-of-year wrap report has released that vinyl sales have hit another all-time high for 2017.<p>This year, record sales made up 14 per …

Vinyl Records

​Solomun, Jamie Jones, Black Coffee confirmed for Las Vegas residencies in 2018

Luxury resort and casino Wynn Las Vegas aims to drift further away from the EDM hype as it recently announced 2018 “tech house residencies” with …

Las Vegas

For The Record: Is Tech House the New EDM?

<i>Insert Jamie Jones here. David Guetta at XS, Las Vegas.</i><p>EDM fans have grown up. Their next logical progression? Tech house.<p>Whether you love it or …

Electronic Music

Laurent Garnier: "The super-trendy techno artists now are all Jeff Mills' sons"

Laurent Garnier reckons there's too many techno artists doing the same thing right now.<p>Name-checking Detroit icon Jeff Mills, the F Communications …

News Industry

Welsh ravers returned to the site of New Year’s party to clear up their mess

A group of party people who celebrated the start of 2018 at an illegal rave in the Welsh valleys returned to the site the following day to clear up …

Wales

A robot arm is Prague's latest star DJ

Never mind the debate over whether digital or vinyl is better for DJs -- the <i>real</i> question is whether or not a human should be there in the first place. Prague's Karlovy Lazne club has started employing an automotive robot arm as one of its DJs after its management challenged a robotics company to …

Robotics

Redditor Asks For Help: Says Her Boyfriend Puts On 'Sandstorm' Every Time They Have Sex

Merry Christmas folks. This is the kind of high quality content that only comes once a year, so I am thrilled that it is landing only an hour before …

Love

Nina Kraviz is our DJ of The Year

The windows of the Rush Hour record shop in Amsterdam are too steamed up to see through from the street, unless you squint through the remnants of a …

How To Set Up A Turntable Properly

Setting up a turntable correctly can make the difference between it sounding wonderful or actually quite unimpressive. The process of accurately …

Miami's City Council may force Ultra Music Festival out from Bayfront Park

Miami’s Ultra Music Festival is under threat of being forced out of its iconic Bayfront Park location in 2018.<p>The announcement comes after a new …