Australia's Rainbow Serpent festival bans laughing gas

Australia’s Rainbow Serpent festival has banned the use laughing gas (nos, nangs, balloons) ahead its 2018 event. Posting to , organisers the environmentally sustainable festival wrote: “We have tried since 2012 to encourage patrons away from using nos by banning it from the festival area. “It is just not cool …

The Rainbow Venues has appealed the decision to revoke its licence

Birmingham club The Rainbow Venues has appealed . The Digbeth venue has been closed since last month after a 19-year-old clubber died in hospital after reportedly taking MDMA there. Birmingham City Council has said it received a notification the appeal from Birmingham Magistrates’ Court on Tuesday, with a date for …

James Blake performs three new tracks and a Radiohead cover

Currently on tour, James Blake has performed three new tracks during his sold-out performance dates in both San Francisco and Los Angeles. In San Francisco, Blake played a solitary and clement song titled ‘Black Lung’ before flawlessly transitioning into a stunning solo performance Radiohead’s ‘Videotape’ from the band’s seminal 2007 …

Kesha Covers Marshmello and Khalid’s “Silence” for BBC Radio 1’s Live Lounge

has done a cover and Khalid’s “Silence,” and it’s hauntingly beautiful. Recorded in the BBC Radio 1 Live Lounge, her cover consists a slowed-down, emotional version Marshmello and Khalid’s original. Kesha’s cover Marshmello and Khalid’s “Silence” is another step in the direction her long-awaited comeback that has been taking place this fall. Following an …