Sita Abellan unveils a new jewelry collection for summer

Sita Abellan has unveiled her latest collection of pieces for her jewelry brand Lillith, which is available online today. The collection, which has been called the ‘Male’ collection, is actually a unisex, summer-focused release of necklaces and bracelets. Pieces of the Male collection feature shells and chains, and each piece …

Ed Sheeran’s Highly Anticipated Collab with Skrillex Doesn’t Really Live Up To The Hype

Before Ed Sheeran was signed in 2011 to Asylum Records, he made an EP called No.5 Collaborations Project with Wiley, Devlin, P Money, Ghetts and Jme — no small names in grime. Now, 8 years later, he’s followed it up with No.6 Collaborations Project and way bigger friends. The new …

Armin van Buuren has produced UNTOLD Festival's official anthem

Armin van Buuren and UNTOLD Festival have a special relationship. Fans have witnessed the DJ’s epic trance sets year after year, each one accompanied with eye-watering production. It’s not just the spectacle causing droplets of water to run down ravers’ faces, with full-on tears streaming down the cheeks of some …

Maison Kitsuné taps into musical roots for AW19 collection

Tapping into the label’s deep musical roots, Maison Kitsuné’s AW19 collection combines a mix of tailoring, streetwear and comfort-focused apparel. Exploring House Music’s golden age and 90s music inspiration, Maison Kitsuné’s AW19 collection combines a mix of tailoring, streetwear and comfort-focused apparel. This also marks the brand’s first campaign under …

SoundCloud Throws Hella Shade At Spotify Over Shutting Down Their Distribution for Artists

Just recently, Spotify announced the platform will not move forward with its direct upload beta system for artists. Fear not — because SoundCloud is here to save the day! SoundCloud’s accusation Repost Network means artists will have the power to distribute their own releases. With this, SoundCloud will be able …

This Music Festival Is Charging Attendees Different Amounts Based On Their Race

A Detroit music festival called AfroFuture is currently facing scrutiny for having its ticket prices reflect differences based on perceived race. While differing ticket prices for men versus women are certainly no stranger to anyone looking to hit up a Miami or Vegas nightclub, prices based on race carry are …

shesaid.so will roll out its first international conference in October

shesaid.so, a global network for women in the music industry, will launch its first self-made conference in August, named MEETSSS. The event, which coincides with the organisation’s fifth anniversary, will take place in Portimão, Algarve, Portugal from October 3-6. The press release reveals that the event will, “embody shesaid.so’s core …

Knowledge Mag Announces a 25th Anniversary Book Chronicling Both the History and the Future of Drum & Bass

OK D&B keyboard historians, get ready to have some serious “Knowledge” dropped. Knowledge Magazine (normally referred to as Kmag) has just announced that it will be releasing a beautiful book as part its 25th anniversary celebration. Not just a chronicling KMag’s massive contribution to the D&B community over the years, …

Marshmello Drops "More Than Music" Mini-Doc Ahead Of New Album

Be prepared for loads Marshmello this week. Along with a new album, he’s just launched a new mobile game and also features in a new Artist Spotlight Story on YouTube. The video, entitled More Than Music, follows Marshmello’s career from its inception to some its biggest moments and most devoted fans. …

Ryan Elliott will launch his Faith Beat label with self-produced EP

Berghain/Panorama Bar resident Ryan Elliott will launch his new label, Faith Beat, in July with a self-produced four-tracker, titled ‘The Introduction EP’. It is the American’s first release since May, when he returned to Ostgut Ton, Berghain’s in-house label, with his ‘Paul’s Horizon’ EP. According to the press release, Faith …

The New Arcadia Stage Revealed At Glastonbury Is Like The Spider On Steroids [MUST SEE]

At the end 2018, rumors swirled that the Arcadia Spider wouldn’t be returning to Ultra. By March, those rumors has been substantiated, as Resistance Island featured its own array stages custom built for the festival. Two months later, the Arcadia team began teasing a new stage … Pangea. Named after the …

Woodstock 50 Is Trying To Move Venues But Now It's Not Even Really Woodstock Anymore

Woodstock 50 refuses to die. After going through a litany issues including permitting, investors pulling out, and general public lack faith in the event, the venue it had planned also terminated the festival’s license. A statement released by the venue read, “Watkins Glen International terminated the site license for Woodstock …

Jeffrey Sutorius Makes Statement As He Regains Control Of Dash Berlin Socials

Just days after Dash Berlin put out an ficial statement, ending their feud with longtime partner Jeffrey Sutorius and giving him full creative control over the project (our article covering the statement initially erroneously claimed the project was ending as a whole; we regret the error) — he has some words …

Above & Beyond Announce Forthcoming Yoga Album, 'Flow State'

Above & Beyond just announced a new album Flow State, described as a “49-minute panoramic journey ambient compositions and warm, neo-classical soundscapes.” Taking a step back from their traditional dance anthems, the new album will explore meditative and calming atmospheres. We’re living in busy, overwhelming times and the iconic group wants …

BREAKING: Dash Berlin Officially Announces The Project Is Over In Statement To Fans

Last June, Jeffrey Sutorius, formerly Dash Berlin, announced he’d be going solo following internal struggles within the group. Drama between Sutorius and founding members and music producers Sebastiaan Molijn and Eelke Kalberg continued through the beginning 2019, but a new press release sound out to media outlets spells the end …

Aluna Francis of AlunaGeorge Speaks Out About Alleged Attack by Collaborator

Content warning: this article contains descriptions sexual violence, rape, and sexual assault. On an episode the BBC podcast the Next Episode, a series that focuses on #MeToo and people’s experiences in the music industry, Aluna Francis AlunaGeorge has come forward about her own experience with sexual assault. In her conversation …

Exploring Nigeria's vibrant dance crew and DJ culture with BUDX

Nigeria’s vibrant dance crew Westsyde Lifestyle and leading tastemaker DJ Lambo speak to Mixmag’s own Harrison and Valerie on the latest On Rotation podcast, before focusing on the exciting music community of Lagos. Ahead of the BUDX Lagos event, here we cover everything from local venue staples, record shops, diverse …