Ambivalent details his terrifying close encounter with hearing loss

In an article published on , techno artist Kevin McHugh (aka Ambivalent) shared a captivating story about his traumatic confrontation with hearing loss. The veteran DJ, who has been touring and producing music since 2006, goes into detail about the experience which took place at a one-day festival he was …

A new venue called Ghost Notes is opening in South London

SouthLondonisgettinganewnightclubandlivemusicvenuenextmonth. Thenewspace,calledGhostNotes,islocatedonthefifthfloorthePeckhamcarparkthatalreadyhostsFrank’sBarandBoldTendencies.LivemusiceventswillrunthroughtheweekandDJswillplayonweekends,includingSundayafternoons. LocalpromoterswillhelmFridayswhileateamin-houseresidentscalledtheSEDiscotheque,includingJessFarley,WillListerandFYIChris,willtakechargeSaturdays. Anumberlistingshavebeenpostedon,includingeventswithWorldwideFM,AlexanderNut,Quantic,SebWildblood,MarcellusPittman,JohnGomezandKaySuzuki. GhostNotesisownedandoperatedbyParchedLondon,thecompanybehindTheMontpelierandWhiteHorse. Headtorfurtherdetails. Via:] PatrickHintonisMixmag’sDigitalStaffWriter,followhimon

Noiseporn Exclusive Mix + Interview: BLVK SHEEP

Brooklyn’s BLVK SHEEP has been on a roll. From his highly successful Alison Wonderland remix, to releases on Quality Goods Records, Fool’s Gold Records and more, this multi-talented artist is shaking up the scene with every release. We chat with him about his Visions event series, who he finds inspiration from and more. Check out our …

Fancy Cars – “Last Time Love” ft. Myah Marie

It’s Friday and it’s the time when gorgeous new music gets released. Today brings another stellar sound from Universal Music Germany, and in the spotlight is Californian double-act Fancy Cars, who you may remember from “Belong To U.” Their electronic-laced house vibes seep through with “Last Time Love,” a nostalgic …

​Mexico’s Tropico Festival locks in Dixon, Quantic, Âme and more

Tropico Music Festival has announced the lineup for its fifth anniversary event in 2017, featuring Dixon, Quantic, Âme, Thundercat and more. Set to take place in Guerrero, Mexico from December 8 to 10, Tropico seeks to bring Acapulco back to its golden years by showcasing both local and international talent …

Selena Gomez Performs "Wolves" with Marshmello During AMAs

Selena Gomez had quite the year; she executive produced Netflix‘s “Thirteen Reasons Why,” collaborated with Kygo on “It Ain’t Me” which spent a cozy 29 weeks on Billboard‘s Hot 100 chart peaking at No. 10 and solidified her spot in the electronic dance music realm releasing “Wolves” alongside Dotcom Marshmello on …

Relive EDC Orlando 2017 With Over a Dozen Livesets [STREAM]

celebrated its seventh year, last weekend, at Tinker Field in Orlando, Fla. Insomniac‘s two-day festival featured more than  that played on three ginormous stages and a Boombox art car. For a mere $159-$299 plus fees, kandi kids enjoyed the uplifting trance Armin van Burren under the electric sky. Thanks to SiriusXM‘s …

Auõur – “I’d Love”

Auõur is one the most exciting recent acts to emerge from Iceland in recent years. “I’d Love” is his latest single, which follows up from the release his visual album “Alone.” Intimacy and sexual experimentation form the backdrop to “I’d Love”. Drawing inspiration from magical realism, the self-directed one-shot video takes …

NP Exclusive Premiere: Hydraulix & Hatch – “Vibe Machine”

Damien Williams, also known as , has had a love for music since a young age with an unstoppable work ethic. Not only has he delivered remixes for , , and , but he’s released his own originals, such as “Skirt Safari,” “Ducksworth” and “Jam Dizzle” with Quix and more. The Australian-based producer …

Avicii’s ‘True Stories’ Documentary Will Be Available On Netflix

After a performance in March 2016 at , Tim Bergling, better known as , that he would be retiring from performing live. People everywhere thought he would be leaving music for good, but only shortly after, he went on a journey across the U.S. with his closest friends and creators, …

Björk compares new album to The Simpsons’ three-eyed fish

Björk’smusictenescapessimpleclassification.Todescribetheconceptbehindhernewalbum‘Utopia’,whichisoutNovember24OneLittleIndian,theIcelandicartistplumpedfora1990cartoonreference. Inanewinterviewwith,BjörkcomparedherutopiatoBlinky,thethree-eyedfishfromTheSimpsonsSeason2episodeTwoCarsinEveryGarageandThreeEyesonEveryFish. Readtheexcerptfromarticlebelow: “Björkthinksherutopiaasanisland,perhapsonethatwascreatedoutaneco-disaster,anislandwhereplantshavemouthsorhoverlikehummingbirdsorgrowoutyourhands.“DoyouknowthefishinTheSimpsons,thathasthreeeyes?Likethat.”(Thismakesmelaugh:Björkisfunnierthanshe’sgivencreditfor.)Inherhead,womenarrivetocreateanew,bettersociety.Theybringkidsandmusicandeco-friendlytech,“andthenthereistheeverydaylifeontheisland”. Via:] PatrickHintonisMixmag’sDigitalStaffWriter,followhimon

Police forced to break into flat where Amazon AI is throwing “her own party”

AGermanmanhasclaimedhisAmazonAIassistantthrew“herownparty”inhisflatduringtheearlyhoursthemorning,forcingpolicetobreakintohishomeandendthedisturbance. HamburgresidentOliverHaberstroh,sayinghisAlexa-enabledspeakerstartedplayingmusicatfullvolumeat1:50amwhilenoonewashometocontrolitandcontinueduntil3:00amwhenlocalpolicebrokeintohissixth-floorflatfollowingreportsadisturbancefromhisneighbours. MrHaberstrohwasonanightoutatthetime,andreturnedhometindanewlockonhisdoor,andaftervisitingapolicestationwasgivenanewsetkeysandaninvoice. Hewrote:“Alexamanagedonherown,withoutcommandandwithoutmeusingmymobile(Spotifyorsimilar)toturnonatfullvolumeandhaveherownpartyatmyapartment. “Shedecidedtohaveitataveryinconvenienttime,between1.50amand3.00am.Myneighbourscalledthepolice.” AmazonhasferedtopayfortheMrHaberstroh’sinvoice,butclaimsAlexadidn’tmalfunctionandwas“remotelyactivated”. Arepresentativetoldthe:“Workingdirectlywiththecustomer,wehaveidentifiedthereasonfortheincident “Echowasremotelyactivatedandthevolumeincreasedthroughthecustomer’sthirdpartymobilemusic-streamingapp. “AlthoughtheAlexacloudserviceworkedflawlessly,Amazonhasferedthecustomertocoverthecostfortheincident.” Via:] PatrickHintonisMixmag’sDigitalStaffWriter,followhimon

Phenix – “Ace Game”

Nashville’s Phenix is a rebel with a cause. Making a name for herself against the steady flow singer/songwriters, this determined artist is combining pop melodies and gutty rock edges for a sound that stands above the rest. In addition to curating the Roxul Pop Movement, she continues to establish her high-energy persona with a …