Waajeed will mix the third instalment of 'Detroit Love'

Slum Village co-founder Waajeed will step up for the third instalment of Carl Craig’s ‘Detroit Love’ mix series, which will be released on November 15 Planet E/!K7. The 20-track mix pays homage to the Motor City, boasting selections from Detroit artists such as LADYMONIX, Patrice Scott and Tall Black Guy, …

'20 years of fabric' celebrated on new double compilation

To coincide with its 20th birthday celebrations, legendary Farringdon club fabric has announced a double compliation, the aptly titled ’20 years of fabric’. The release is divided into two compilations — ‘fabric’ and ‘FABRICLIVE’ — each documenting the sounds of the club’s respective Friday and Saturday nights. Read this next: …

These Nike Air Max 97 'Jesus shoes' contain holy water and are selling for an unholy price

A pair of $3000 trainers containing actual holy water sold out within minutes of being released online on Tuesday October 8. Brooklyn-based creatives MSCHF re-designed a pair of Nike Air Max 97 to implement the idea of walking on water. Read this next: We turned your favourite album covers into …

These are the top tracks heard in Ibiza according to Shazam

Shazam has revealed the most sought after IDs heard in Ibiza this season, with Roberto Surace’s ‘Joys’ leading the list. Sampling the iconic vocal hook from S.O.S. Band’s 1986 track ‘The Finest’, Roberto Surace’s track clearly made a strong impression on the club community in Ibiza. It reached number one …

Sonic video game soundtrack to be released on vinyl

Data Discs has joined forces with Sega to remaster the Sonic CD soundtrack and give it a limited-edition release on triple vinyl. Read this next: Video games are influencing a generation of electronic music innovators Originally released by Sega in 1993, the fast-paced soundtrack follows Sonic’s thrilling adventure through time …

Fatboy Slim plays Greta Thunberg-sampling ‘Right Here, Right Now’ mash-up

Fatboy Slim played a recording of Greta Thunberg’s powerful UN speech over his club classic ‘Right Here, Right Now’ to thousands of people, during a DJ set in Gateshead on Friday October 4. Thunberg’s fiery speech commenced during a breakdown period in the track, echoing and over the world-famous synths. …

Diana Ross is playing the legends slot at Glastonbury 2020

Glastonbury has revealed Diana Ross will be playing the traditional Sunday legends slot at next summer’s 50th anniversary edition. Read this next: Was 2019 the most environmentally friendly Glastonbury ever? Organiser Emily Eavis made the announcement on Twitter, writing: “I am delighted to say that one of the all-time greats, …

Fortnite is as addictive as cocaine, according to a new lawsuit

A Canadian law firm called Calex Légal is preparing a class action lawsuit against Fortnite developer Epic Games, claiming that they knowingly made the video game too addictive. According to Techspot, the lawsuit claims that people who play Fortnite experience a dopamine release in their brain similar to when taking …

Sony announces innovative technology in Playstation 5 controllers

Sony has announced new updates for the Playstation 5, launching Holiday 2020, that will enhance the gaming experience. Read this next: Sony reveals first Playstation 5 details This new powerful simulation experience is due to two key innovations – haptic technology and adaptive triggers. Haptic technology allows the controllers to …

Berlin music tech company JAM to launch AI music platform

Berlin music tech company JAM has created the first AI-powered platform to produce high-quality tracks using professional audio loops. The AI’s neural network can produce a new music composition in just 10 seconds. It scans the vast JAM database of 100,000 pro audio loops before selecting and sequencing them into …