Ultra Europe 2019 Wraps Up With Positive Reports

Ultra Europe just wrapped up its seventh edition in Split, Croatia, and the final reports from the weekend are looking great! Ultra Europe 2019 boasted a record-breaking total attendance 120.000+ fans over the course three days, welcoming attendees from 143 different countries. The relocation to Park Mladeži, the festival’s new …

Happy Birthday Porter Robinson! Here's Everything He's Accomplished In The Past Year

Happy birthday, Porter Robinson! One our favorite producers-slash-people is turning 27 today and what a year it’s been for him. 2018-2019 has been a year growth and change for Porter in more ways than one. Most all, he announced his debut tour as Virtual Self, which took him across the …

Woman Describes Horrific Music Festival Strip Search In Court Testimony

A startling account has surfaced from a woman who claims she was “humiliated” during a strip search at Knockout Circuz in 2017. Before the NSW Coroners Court, the young, unnamed woman described how the heavy security made her feel “like a criminal.” She recalled being escorted though the crowd after a …

Bassnectar Changing Location Of His Deja Voom Festival After Outrage About Captive Dolphins

Brace yourselves, bass heads — Bassnectar is gearing up for another edition Deja Voom. Come tomorrow, he’ll hit us with new dates and a new location for 2020. Like any other first year festival, Deja Voom experienced some ups and downs, but this time around Bassnectar promises a “truly immersive …

The World’s Top Music Promoter Is Banning All Single Use Plastic from Its Events

In a press release shared earlier this year, Live Nation laid out its sustainability goals for the foreseeable future as part a coalition called Green Nation. These goals would affect all Live Nation venues, clubs, theaters, and festivals. According to the release, Live Nation will: – Deliver a 50% reduction in scope …

French festival Les Plages Electroniques has revealed its final line-up

French festival Les Plages Electroniques has revealed its final line-up. Just announced are Dan Ghenacia and Dyed Soundorom, two out of three members of Apollonia. Also announced are Innervisions bosses Âme (pictured), Born Dirty, Todiefor, Jax Jones, Pachanga Boys and Djibril Cisse Tcheba, the French footballer turned DJ. They join …

Porter Robinson Talks Vision & Inspiration Behind Second Sky

Porter Robinson‘s Second Sky music festival — even in its first year — proved itself as a truly unique and inspiring experience. Reflecting back on an amazing weekend, the master producer and curator explains in an interview with Billboard the spark and inspiration behind the 2-day event set in Oakland, …

ELECTRIC FOREST 2019: Here Are All The Full Sets We Can Find [Updated]

Electric Forest 2019 just wrapped up! While we initially had our reservations about the lineup, many our readers pointed out artists we’d missed or misinterpreted and it still went down as one the best festivals the year so far. If you weren’t able to attend the festival, there’s really not …

The 10 Best Albums Through The First Half of 2019

As today, we’re ficially into the second half 2019 and it’s been a wild year already. In terms festivals, we’ve already had Coachella, Ultra, EDC, Bonnaroo, Electric Forest, Governors Ball, and others. In terms releases… well there’s just too many to count. But when it comes to full LPs from …

Sir David Attenborough Surprises One of the World's Biggest Festivals To Speak Out Against Pollution

First it was Bill Nye at EDC, now it’s the legendary Sir David Attenborough at Glastonbury. And while Bill Nye’s appearance was much-hyped and announced ahead time, Attenborough went the surprise route for one the world’s biggest multi-genre festivals. The world renowned natural historian spoke out in support Glastonbury going plastic free …

Year After Son Vanishes At Electric Family, Family Still Searching

Rothbury, Michigan – One year after Kevin Graves disappearing from Electric Forest in Rothbury, Michigan, his sister and her daughter have been passing out flyers and asking festivalgoers about her brother on the road leading up to the festival grounds. “Hi, my brother went missing from her last year,” she …

Extinction Rebellion and Greenpeace staged a climate change protest at Glastonbury

Thousands of festival goers have joined Extinction Rebellion and Greenpeace in calling attention to the climate emergency by staging a procession across Glastonbury. The march began at the Park Stage, and culminated at the Stone Circle, where they formed a human sculpture of an hourglass – Extinction Rebellion’s emblem, symbolising …

Mahalia announces debut album, 'Love And Compromise'

Mahalia has announced details of upcoming debut album, ‘Love and Compromise’. Comprising 13 tracks, including two previously released singles ‘Do Not Disturb’ and ‘I Wish I Missed My Ex’, the rising star’s LP will drop on September 6. The record is executively produced by Felix Joseph, but holding production and …

More than 250 music organisations have pledged to tackle gender imbalance in the industry

The PRS Foundation has today, June 25, announced plans to extend its Keychange pledge, which currently targets the gender imbalance in music festival line-ups, to include broader aspects of the music industry. The new extension will target record labels, orchestras, conservatoires, broadcasters, live music venues and agents. So far, more …

A 'History of House' painting exhibition is taking place in London and Ibiza

After a successful Newcastle opening in May this year, ‘The History of House’ exhibition will head to London on June 27. The exhibition features original paintings by artist Davey Brown depicting some of dance music’s most iconic DJs, including Frankie Knuckles, Danny Rampling and Carl Cox. It will be held …

SPADA Returns With Infectious Rework Of Olive's Classic, "You're Not Alone" [EGO Music]

SPADA has cemented himself as being one the most well known artists hailing from Italy. Throughout his career he has shared the club stage and festivals with Robin Schulz, Nora En Pure, Bakermat, and also signed ficial remixes for ZHU, Roger Sanchez, Above & Beyond, and many more. Now, he is back …