Illenium, The Chainsmokers & More Rank on Forbes Prestigious 30 Under 30

Forbes just released its 30 Under 30 list for 2020. “Spin masters” The Chainsmokers grace the cover Forbes‘ annual 30 Under 30 issue, one five. Other covers feature under-30 all-stars, Kevin Durant, Melanie Perkins, Rachel Carlson, and 21 Savage. Making the 30 Under 30 music list this year are Illenium, Jon Bellion, …

Ja Rule escapes punishment from $100m Fyre Festival class action lawsuit

Ja Rule has escaped punishment from a $100m Fyre Festival class action lawsuit. The case against Ja Rule, who co-founded the failed festival with Billy McFarland, was dropped on Monday by New York City southern district judge P Kevin Castel. The verdict comes after an appeal by Fyre attendees, who …

Music Publishers Call Upon US Government To Investigate TikTok’s Alleged Copyright Theft

TikTok may soon be investigated for copyright infringement… According to Billboard, the National Music Publishers’ Association (NMPA) is calling on United States Congress to investigate the Chinese company’s potential copyright theft, stated as such in a letter dated October 16. The letter, sent to Senator Marco Rubio from NMPA president …

WAWWA release collection in response to Manchester wildfires

WAWWA Clothing’s AW19 collection is an offering created in homage to the beauty of forests, nature and wildlife following the increasing number of global wildfires. Entitled Can’t See The Wood, the collection aims to highlight the high amount of environmental issues we’re currently facing, and the desensitisation that happens as …

1001Tracklists Reveals The 101 Most Popular Producers of 2019

1001tracklists just put out its Top 101 Producers list and it’s stacked full talent — did your favorites make the list? Taking the top spot is David Guetta, followed by Tiësto, Skrillex, Axwell, and Don Diablo, rounding out the top five. Armin van Buuren, Ingrosso, Diplo, Camelphat, and Chris Lake …

Couple Mistakenly Sent 25,000 Ecstasy Tablets In The Mail Worth Over Half A Million Dollars

An Austria couple received quite the surprise in the mail one recent morning. A parcel arrived unexpectedly, containing nearly 25,000 ecstasy tablets. The package was supposed to contain dresses purchased from an online retailer in the Netherlands. Instead, it was a bundle purple pills worth approximately €500,000. The unnamed woman who retrieved the …

Tiësto Just Married His Supermodel Girlfriend & The Wedding Was Crazy Extravagant

This past weekend in the Utah desert, Tijs “Tiësto” Verwest and model Annika Backes tied the knot. The two met in 2015 and Tijs proposed in 2018 over Thanksgiving weekend. “We went to the One and Only in the Maldives for vacation,” Annika told Vogue. “Unfortunately, for the first nine days …

No Conviction For Men Who Ran Illegal Rave Warehouse Where 36 Died In Fire

A controversial split decision in the notorious Ghost Ship trial has sparked intense emotion on both sides, mainly shock. Nearly three years ago, an Oakland, California warehouse party caught fire, tragically killing 36 people and injuring two others. Much the deliberation in court has been about who to place the blame …

Spotify Just Purchased This Major Music Production Marketplace To Better Help Musucians

Spotify is supporting musicians (while simultaneous looking after its own interests) in its new acquisition production marketplace SoundBetter. If you haven’t heard SoundBetter, now’s the time to get acquainted. A blog post from Spotify today reads: SoundBetter is the world’s leading music talent marketplace, helping musicians and labels worldwide connect …

We Finally Know What's Happening To The Guy Who Ran Over His Girlfriend for Going To EDC

Ryan Mansour is expected to plead guilty to a felony battery charge for driving over his girlfriend, who attended Electric Daisy Carnival in Las Vegas this year. According to multiple reports, she went to EDC against his wishes, but he found her photos from the festival on Instagram. He left work to confront …

Beta Nightclub Is Finally Reopening & Selling Tickets Just To See Its Renovations

The last we heard from Beta Nightclub after shutting down late 2018 was in April when club partners Mike McCray and Brad Roulier teased new renovations to the space. This included 260 LED screen panels and 240-250 additional light fixtures. Now, the club is ready for its first st opening later this month, …

rekordbox dj introduces support for streaming services

Today, Pioneer DJ’s rekordbox software has introduced an updated version of the software that allows it to seamlessly integrate with the streaming services Beatport LINK and SoundCloud Go+. Version 5.6.1 of rekordbox dj allows users to search, stream and download tracks from each music platform’s vast libraries and upload them …

Facebook Dating Officially Launches To Select Users [HOW IT WORKS + SCREENSHOTS]

More than a year after it was first announced, Facebook Dating is now ficially rolling out to select users. “We’ve been really slow, actually, with this rollout,” Charmaine Hung, a product manager at Facebook Dating, told CNN Business. “We really wanted to make sure we got it right because dating …

Facebook Anniversary Follower Badges Introduced After Success Of Top Fans

Facebook Anniversary Follower Badges Introduced After Success Of Top Fans Facebook has been slowly adding user badges across its platform, beginning with Top Fan badges late last year. Since then, mostly in groups, the social media platform has added badges for New Member, Rising Star, Conversation Starter, Link Curator, Founding Member, Admin and Moderator, and …

Vincent Goes Heavy In First Original Since For You EP, "Falling, Fading"

Earlier this year, Vincent tweeted, “2019 i’m coming out banger retirement less bops more slaps.” Here we are in August, six months after he dropped his experimental (for him) For You EP, and we have what can only be described as an absolute slap. The beginning the track is 100% a feint for …