Marshmello Unleashes Huge New Collab with Blackbear and YUNGBLUD

Marshmello dropped his latest album, Joytime III, earlier this year, leading to one the longest droughts in music for the producer yet. Though, even four months seems relatively short for this production powerhouse. He returns now with “Tongue Tied,” a collaboration with YUNGBLUD and blackbear. Sonically, it fits in with Mello’s …

Grace Jones to curate Meltdown festival next June

The Southbank Centre has announced that Grace Jones will headline and curate its Meltdown festival next year, which will take place from June 12-21. In 2007, she performed at the Jarvis Cocker-curated edition of Meltdown, where she performed Disney songs alongside a star-studded lineup of Cocker, Nick Cave, Shane MacGowan …

VibeSquaD Is Back With A Brand New Single, "Clobber" [Sleeveless Records]

If you consider yourself a fan bass music, then there’s no doubt you’ve heard Aaron Holstein, aka VibeSquaD. The man is a legend in his own right. He has toured with Bassnectar, Eprom, Glitch Mob, and played numerous festivals all over the world. Despite achieving lots success with is career …

The Daft Punk Orchestra Returns To Tour This Holiday Season

Daft Punk isn’t touring, so we have to get our fix somehow! The next best thing, the Daft Punk Orchestra, is coming to England’s Morecambe Winter Gardens this season. For die-hard fans, this is a performance a lifetime. Just imagine, the duo’s impressive catalog, completely transformed by classic instruments. The duo’s timeless music will …

'Climate strike' just got crowned 2019 word of the year

In a year that teenage activist Greta Thunberg had a powerful UN speech turned into a mash-up and played by Fatboy Slim, ‘climate strike’ has been named word of the year by Collins Dictionary. Thunberg has become recognised worldwide after playing truant from school and protesting outside parliament in Sweden …

Cops Strip-Searched 122 Underage Girls At Festivals In This One Region Alone Since 2016

The controversial practice strip searching is still happening across the NSW with one the major targets being music festivals. New South Wales police reportedly documented 122 total strip searches on girls under the age 18 over the past three years. Included, an allegedly illegal strip search a 16-year-old at a …

Glastonbury organsier Emily Eavis reveals she had death threats for booking Kanye West

Glastonbury organiser Emily Eavis has revealed she received death threats for booking Kanye West (pictured). Kanye, who recently released his new album ‘Jesus Is King’, headlined Glasto in 2015, a booking that didn’t exactly go down well with a sizable amount of people as was evident in a petition saying …

Viberate is the network changing the game for DJs and producers

Producers, DJs, artists: Viberate is the global digital network that can help you manage your career and open up new doors. Launched by techno producer UMEK, alongside CEO Matej Gregorčič and COO Vasja Veber, Viberate prides itself in allowing musicians to have a place to showcase and promote their music, …

Knowledge Magazine is releasing a 25th anniversary book

Legendary Knowledge Magazine is to release a 25th anniversary book this December. The drum ‘n’ bass specialist magazine first came to print in 1994 and was last issued in 2014. Editor and original co-founder Colin Steven said: “Reaching 20 years was such an important milestone but it was a bittersweet …

Artists Declare Victory After 40+ Events Ban Facial Recognition Technology

Since September, there has been a large coalition artists and fans who have rallied against the use facial recognition at festivals and music events. Yesterday, activists declared victory as 40+ major events state they have no plans to use the technology. The movement was spearheaded by Rage Against The Machine guitarist Tom …

REPORT: 130 People Pepper Sprayed During Martin Garrix Show In Amsterdam

A Martin Garrix show during Amsterdam Dance Event (ADE) was plagued once again by pepper spray. Last night, the superstar DJ/producer was performing at RAI Amsterdam when, about 20 minutes into his set, the lachrymatory spray filled the air. According to a report, 130 people were treated at the event after being …

Rolling Loud Co-Founder Gets Sh*t On By EDM Twitter for Condemning Ultra, Tomorrowland & EDC

Rolling Loud co-founder and owner Tariq Cherif took aim at the EDM community and DJs that “just push play” last night in response to a Twitter user who tried to throw shade at “basic” festival goers. “Regular People: Rolling Loud and Coachella are the best festivals in the world,” the tweet …

EDM Fans Are Pissed Okeechobee Booked Hippie Sabotage & They're Blocking Everyone On Twitter

Over three years ago, Hippie Sabotage created chaos on stage at What The Festival when their actions forced security to come on stage and shut them down. Instead complying, they retaliated against security and created a huge fight on stage which then rippled throughout the EDM community and garnered them …

Halloween Comes Early With 10th Installment Of Figure's Epic "Monsters" Series [MUST LISTEN]

Plenty artists try to take advantage the Halloween hype with mixes, music, tours, festivals, costumes, and myriad other things. One the most well known in EDM is RL Grime’s annual Halloween mixes, in rotation since 2012. But another t looked over artist who’s been doing the Halloween thing even longer, …

NEW STUDY: People Reveal Their Biggest Party Regrets, Ranked

Ever go out and then wake up thinking, I can’t believe I did that!? Well, you’re certainly not alone. A new study by TickPick investigates exactly how people feel about their debaucherous activities the morning after. All the reckless behavior, the scandalous acts — and, oh yes, the regrets. Full results here cover …

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, …

Mike Tyson Wants To Throw A Permanent Festival with Insomniac and Pasquale Rotella

Insomniac founder Pasquale Rotella and boxing champion Mike Tyson hardly seem like a pair to sit down together over a podcast and discuss life and business, but that’s exactly what happened last week on Hotboxin with Mike Tyson, his podcast on iHeartRadio. The two spoke, along with co-host, former American footballer …

Creamfields Announces Over $2 Million Investment Ahead of Festival Next Year

Creamfields music festival is gearing up for its 15th edition in 2020 and some major improvements along with it. Organizers just announced a £2 million investment program going directly back into the event. This initiative described as a “new era for Creamfields” seeks a number improvements. Additional security and staffing, increased camping …

The First Ever Groove Island This Weekend Offers More To Do Than You Could Ever Imagine

If you haven’t heard, Groove Island is on track to set a new standard for festivals on the west coast. It takes place on Catalina Island from September 27th – 30th and fers a lush paradise to explore, sand beaches, dance halls, bars, restaurants and a whole world activities. The …