Former acid home rave kingpin convicted in weird financial institution heist

After committing a weird financial institution heist involving a home-built machine, a former acid home rave organizer was sentenced to serve 20-months in jail, in accordance with Naked Security. 53-year-old Tony Muldowney-Colston, often known as Tony Colston-Hayter, was charged in October for stealing £500,000 from financial institution accounts after convincing …

Serato's DJ software program turns into the primary to combine with SoundCloud

Back in October, Soundcloud introduced that each one SoundCloud Go+ subscribers will quickly be capable to stream SoundCloud’s catalog immediately into varied sorts of DJ software program. Serato DJ has grow to be the primary to roll out this revolutionary DJ software program integration. This new assimilation allows creators to …

Get a free subscription to Mixmag if you purchase a pair of aiaiai TMA-2 headphones

Mixmag are teaming up with aiaiai to supply a free one-year subscription if you purchase their TMA-2 headphones. The basic headphones, as worn by world famend DJs equivalent to Marcel Dettman and Skream, are priced at 200 euros and include 12 free printed copies of Mixmag. This is not the …

Vladimir Putin desires Kremlin to ‘take cost’ of rap music

Russian President Vladimir Putin has requested his authorities to ‘take cost’ of Russia’s rap scene. In response to the rising recognition of rap amongst Russia’s youth, Putin desires cultural ministers to discover a strategy to management versus ban the music. The President sees medication because the ‘most worrying pillar of …

Nina Kraviz's GALAXIID imprint to reissue uncommon 1997 album from Solar X

Nina Kraviz’s GALAXIID label has introduced its second launch, detailing a reissue of Solar X’s uncommon 1997 album ‘X-Rated’. The forthcoming reissue will see the album pressed onto wax for the very first time, with a digital launch additionally scheduled. Originally releasing in February 1997, the sprawling venture is bound …

Nina Kraviz's GALAXIID imprint to reissue uncommon 1997 album from Solar X

Nina Kraviz’s GALAXIID label has introduced its second launch, detailing a reissue of Solar X’s uncommon 1997 album ‘X-Rated’. The forthcoming reissue will see the album pressed onto wax for the very first time, with a digital launch additionally scheduled. Originally releasing in February 1997, the sprawling challenge is certain …

Yves Tumor and Robyn are heading to Flow Festival 2019

Flow Festival has revealed its first names for 2019. International stars corresponding to Yves Tumor, Robyn and Mitski have been confirmed for the Helsinki pageant. They’ll be joined by a string of different artists corresponding to Modeselektor, The Cure and CupcakKe. Much like earlier years, the pageant will provide up …

Planet Mu to launch debut album from Silk Road Assassins

Silk Road Assassins will launch their debut album ‘State of Ruin’ on Planet Mu subsequent yr. The trio, comprised of Tom E Vercetti, Chemist and Lovedr0id, return to the label with their debut full-length challenge two years after the discharge of their ‘Reflection Spaces’ EP. The forthcoming 14-track album was …

Tijana T and FJAAK amongst new names confirmed for Sónar Istanbul 2019

Tijana T, FJAAK, Deena Abdelwahed and extra have been locked in for Sónar Istanbul 2019. The upcoming occasion would be the competition’s third version in Istanbul, and can happen at Zorlu Performing Arts Center (Zorlu PTM). Other names revealed within the newest artist announcement embrace the likes of Modeselektor and …

Ben Klock’s Photon sequence is returning to Printworks

Ben Klock will return to Printworks subsequent March for an additional instalment in his Photon occasion showcase. Presented by Klockworks and The Hydra, the audio-visual extravaganza would be the third occasion within the sequence and can function the likes of label boss Klock, Rødhåd, Dax J and FJAAK, who will …

Cassian readies for his debut album in Magnified's documentary sequence

Mixmag teamed up with WAV to create Magnified, a workforce of 10 handpicked artists – together with forward-thinking producers, entrancing dwell performers and charming DJs – who’re poised of their careers to take the following leap into the large league. In the second Magnified episode, we dive into Cassian’s world. …

Justice makes 'Heavy Metal' with a marching band of their new music video

Having simply grabbed a nomination for the Best Dance/Electronic Album class for the 2019 Grammy Awards, Justice has determined to have fun with the discharge of a brand new music video for ‘Heavy Metal’ – a monitor taken off their nominated album, ‘Woman Worldwide’. Directed by Filip Nilsson, the dramatic …

Movement Detroit teases 2019 line-up with Amelie Lens, Hot Since 82, Orbital

Each yr, Movement beckons a worldwide gathering of techno loyalists to the town of Detroit for 3 days of the style’s most coveted abilities. Paxahau, promoters of the pioneering competition, have launched a handful of line-up names as a teaser to the total 2019 expertise, which is about to happen …

Santa instructed children to "get the fuck out" of a family-friendly rave

An enraged Father Christmas in Cambridgeshire instructed children to “get the fuck out” of a household pleasant rave this week. In a tirade paying homage to the Bad Santa movies, Kris Kringle is alleged to have ripped off his Santa guise and shouted abuse at bemused mother and father and …

Sonus Festival has introduced its first lot of artists for 2019

Croatia’s Sonus Festival has introduced the primary wave of artists for its seventh version. Among the DJs heading to the idyllic Zrce seashore, additionally dwelling to Hideout Festival, are Amelie Lens (pictured), Ricardo Villalobos, Richie Hawtin and Tale of Us. Just over 40 names have been introduced in complete. Sonus …

"Avicii goes to die" DJ's supervisor makes chilling prediction in Netflix movie

Avicii: True Stories is about to reach on Netflix this month. The controversial movie, which had a restricted launch in Scandina final yr, goes a good distance in demonstrating simply how laborious the star was pushed on tour within the years main as much as his dying. As a part …

Virgil Abloh's subsequent assortment for Louis Vuitton will likely be primarily based on Michael Jackson

Virgil Abloh’s subsequent assortment for Louis Vuitton will likely be primarily based on Michael Jackson. Abloh confirmed the information in a latest conservation with Interview journal, wherein he spoke at size about creativity with rapper Young Thug. “My subsequent assortment goes to be primarily based on Michael Jackson,” Abloh stated. …

Deadmau5 will headline Creamfields competition in 2019

Deadmau5 has been confirmed as Creamfields’ subsequent headliner for 2019. In what is ready to be one other UK unique, the Canadian DJ, now a Creamfields common, shall be enjoying the competition’s outside Arc stage through the Friday evening headline slot. This information come after the announcement final month that …

Ziúr has launched a recording of her reside present

Ziúr has launched the recording of her hectic reside set at Sydney’s experimental Soft Centre competition. Reminiscent of an Aphex Twin present, the recording opens with three minutes of white noise, adopted by a speech taken from John Pilger’s 2013 Australian socio-realist documentary, Utopia, titled ‘I Am Not the Problem’. …