Thousands of Attendees Forced To Evacuate As Massive Fire Breaks Out At Festival

Hip hop festival Fresh Island music in Croatia was cut short last night as a wildfire broke out in a nearby pine forest. According to reports, nearly 10,000 people were evacuated from the event. However, due to the fire, the road to the closest town, Novalja, was forced closed, preventing many people …

Swedish House Mafia Premiere Collab with A$AP Rocky at Ultra Europe

Swedish House Mafia unleashed their collaboration with A$AP Rocky while performing at Ultra Europe last night. Along with the song, a bright and bold message lit up on stage — #JusticeForRocky. The hip hop star is currently incarcerated overseas due to a physical altercation that unfolded in the streets Stockholm. …

​4THSEX drops YOUTH EVALUATION EP on Timetable Records

One of the most respected figures in the Los Angeles underground streetwear and high fashion scene, the French-born art director, designer and music producer Jean Marc Virard has dropped his debut Timetable Records EP ‘Youth Evaluation’ under his 4THSEX moniker. The tasty four-tracker is a breaks-driven exercise that uses mixed-bag …

Sampa The Great announces debut album 'The Return' on Ninja Tune

Sampa The Great has announced her debut album, ‘The Return’. To be released on September 13 Ninja Tune, Sampa’s debut album fuses jazz, spoken word and hip hop, featuring collaborations with Ecca Vanda and London jazz collective Steam Down. Silent Jay, Clever Austin and Blue Lab Beats provided production, while …

Jillian Shea Continues Her Pop/Future Bass Mashup With Another Impeccable Single, 'Talk Too Loud'

“You know when you say what’s on your mind and get judged? Same.” Is the only description “Talk Too Loud,” the new single on Jillian Shea’s Soundcloud and it’s really all that’s needed. The song’s title and lyrics are clear, and based on them it’s also clear that Shea didn’t …

New Artist Spotlight: Young Goats Add EDM to Trap and Reggae for a Unique Hip Hop Experience

Young Goats is certainly a name that’s on-trend with the current slang and honestly for their unique vibe, this duo LA transplants might be on track to actually be the GOAT. In their first LP Goat Life vol. 1, rapper/producers Young Suave and Goatey are just improving on the already innovative …

A new compilation celebrating the music of African youth cultures has been released

A compilation, which celebrates the sounds that are defining the sonic and cultural landscape of contemporary African youth cultures across the continent, has been released. Accordingly, ‘Taxi Sampler 01 – Rhythms & Vibes from the Spirit of Young Africa’ covers a range of sounds and genres, including: afrobeats, afro hip …

Your EDM Premiere: Look Out Bass World – AKOV's Bringing the Space Bear to Bass Space [Free Download]

Thus far, AKOV’s work has mostly been in the 174 BPM realm and DnB heads know him well for his deeper than deep bass, his clean composition and his humor. AKOV never intended to solely produce DnB, however, and in recent months he’s been playing around with other bass music …

Ed Sheeran & Skrillex Join Forces for Collab On Sheeran's Stacked New Album

Ed Sheeran is one the hottest music acts on the planet and his next project is about to make history. Going f the tracklisting and features alone, his fourth studio album No. 6 Collaborations is destined to break records. First up, we must point out the Skrillex collaboration. Sheeran’s “Way to Break My …

WATCH: Bodycam Footage of Ty Dolla $ign’s Arrest with Skrillex Released

Full body cam footage Ty Dolla $ign‘s arrest has surfaced. The over one hour video footage shows police discovering drugs on the scene and searching Ty’s entire crew, including Skrillex. Last year, the hip hop star was busted just before an Atlanta show. Drug dogs went crazy while sniffing outside …

Jayceeoh Releases New "One Eighty Seven" EP On Circus Records

Jayceeoh teams up with Circus Records for his first major release 2019, his new EP One Eighty Seven, out now. Having already released singles with “Levitate” and “187,” Jayceeoh wraps up the EP with two new original tracks, “Bands Bands Bands” and “Requiem.” The whole EP oozes Jayceeoh’s unique style which …

Hennessy is bringing a special installation to Somerset House

Hennessy is programming a two-part explorative installation at Somerset House. Hennessy: For The Culture is part of Get Up, Stand Up, an exhibition at Somerset House which celebrates generations of Black creative pioneers. Hennessy’s installation explores how a 250-year-old cognac has become intrinsic to Black music culture. From Tupac’s ode …