​Day for Night Festival severs ties with founder following sexual assault allegations

Omar Afra, the founder of Houston’s coveted electronic music event Day For Night, has been removed from any ownership or involvement in the festival following the recent sexual assault allegations made against him. The first allegation, which surfaced on Thursday, August 9, comes from former nightclub photographer Veronica Ramos. According …

​R. Kelly's manager wanted by police for alleged death threats

An arrest warrant has been issued in the state of Georgia for R. Kelly’s manager James Mason after he allegedly threatened to kill the father of R. Kelly’s girlfriend Joycelyn Savage. Joycelyn’s father Timothy Savage has been speaking out against the r’n’b star for months, claiming that R. Kelly has …

Ephwurd Releases First Track Since Datsik Allegations, Explains What Happened

It’s been a little over four months since caused Datsik to lose everything – his label, his management, his booking agency, and his career. At the time, Datsik was also half the bass house duo Ephwurd, from which he also . The other producer in the project, Basie Hauser, kept …

This DJ Is Offering His Merch Free In Exchange For Any Datsik Fan Merch

Ever since Datsik went quiet on social media a few months back following allegations sexual assault, and since fans have had time to move on, his name hasn’t been particularly common in the dance music vernacular (aside from the one-f answer on Quiplash). However, at least one person feels that …

6 Men Kicked Out of the Navy for Selling Drugs To Undercover Cop At Firefly Music Fest

Six midshipmen have been kicked out the Navy for using illegal substances at Firefly Music Festival, according to a . One man, 23-year-old Navy midshipman Zachary Williams was allegedly spotted snorting cocaine by an undercover cop at the music festival. Records say the ficer then bought three bags  ecstasy from him and was …

Stevie J Exposed For Allegedly Cheating On Faith Evans With Men & Women

It’s really only been a few hours since Stevie J and reportedly  this week and there’s already lots drama on the outside regarding their relationship. With both members the couple experiencing their fair share dramatic happenings with their previous relationships, their wedding was bound to have a layer controversy surrounding it. …

Freddie Gibbs Talks New Album, Being Falsely Accused Of Sexual Assault & More

Coming f the release his self-titled album a few weeks ago, decided to FaceTime with Ebro on Beats 1 radio Wednesday and talk about the album’s artwork, which was inspired by Teddy Pendergrass, along with his sexual assault accusations, and speaking up for those who are also falsely accused.  Speaking …

Eminem Is Criticized for Gunshot Sound Effects During Bonnaroo Performance

Eminem made his triumphant return last year with his new album Revival and has seemingly headlined just about every major music festival since then. It all hasn’t been completely positive as he recently drew a lot  criticism from festival-goers on social media who were in attendance at his headlining performance …

Police are investigating a Miami nightclub that brought a horse into the venue

Just when you thought glitzy, bottle-service nightclubs couldn’t get any worse, someone decided to force a live horse into the mix a packed Miami nightclub. A venue in the Florida city called Mokai Lounge is now under investigation by the Miami Beach Police after cell phone footage a woman in …

The Arches in Glasgow is turning into a coffee shop and we're not happy about it

The fact that really pissed us f and that anger’s worse now it’s been revealed what the building is turning into. Almost three years after its closure, the spot on Argyle Street is to become a cfee roastery, café and bakery with Thomson’s Cfee Roasters moving in. At least it’s …

SoundCloud Quietly Shrinks Bitrates by 50%

Without making a peep, online streaming platform SoundCloud swapped out 128kbps for 64kbps and changed its codec from MP3 to Opus. Even though Opus insists that their product is superior to passé MP3 codec, when paired with 64kbps bitrates, you’re looking at the “world’s largest music and audio platform” having a subpar product. SoundCloud keeps …

Birmingham's Rainbow Venues' license has been revoked and will be forced to close permanently

Birmingham’s Rainbow Venues has had its license revoked following the drug-related death 19-year old Michael Trueman, who passed away during a Halloween event at the popular nightlife destination last month. After emerging from the toilets, a security guard found Trueman disoriented and called for medical assistance after he fell into …

FYF Fest Founder Accused of Sexual Misconduct and Assault

Multiple women have accused FYF Fest founder, Sean Carlson, sexual assault and misconduct. On November 15th, four women came forward to SPIN about Carlson’s alleged misconduct that spanned from 2010 to 2015. One woman stated that Carlson “kept coming up to her] and trying to take her] bra top f.” Another woman states …

Ethan Kath Suing Alice Glass For Defamation Over Rape Allegations

Ethan Kath has made a public announcement proclaiming his intent to sue Alice Glass for defamation. The former lead singer Crystal Castles, Alice Glass, She also stated that Kath’s mistreatment her, starting in her teenage years and persisting throughout her entire career with Crystal Castles, left her suicidal. The abuse …