Your EDM Premiere: HOODERS Drops Electrifying House EP, 'The Mob' [Confession]

Tchami’s Confession label is one the most elite labels in the business. They always seem to curate music that’s fresh and have an impressive roster. This time, Belgian duo HOODERS is returning to the label with their two-track EP, The Mob. This serves as HOODERS’s second, and hottest, release on CONFESSION …

CID Unveils New Single & Club Ready House Music Label ‘Night Service Only'

Grammy-winning producer and DJ CID has dropped his latest single ‘Night Service Only’, the maiden release on his freshly formed record label the same name. The New York-born artist’s first musical release 2019, ‘Night Service Only’ is a four-to-the-floor groover destined to make it onto countless dancefloors this summer. Blurring the lines between …

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 …

Aluna Francis of AlunaGeorge Speaks Out About Alleged Attack by Collaborator

Content warning: this article contains descriptions sexual violence, rape, and sexual assault. On an episode the BBC podcast the Next Episode, a series that focuses on #MeToo and people’s experiences in the music industry, Aluna Francis AlunaGeorge has come forward about her own experience with sexual assault. In her conversation …

Spotify To Use Facebook's New Cryptocurrency Payment System

Spotify is about to majorly upgrade its payment system, revolutionizing cryptocurrency in music. In collaboration with the Libra Association, Spotify will enable everyone, everywhere, to send, spend and save money through a new financial ecosystem secured by blockchain technology. Facebook‘s Libra was founded to create a simple global currency and financial …

REPORT: Artists & Labels Are Losing Out On $300 Million In Streaming Money A Year

In the grand scheme things, music streaming is still relatively new. Legislation is still catching up, and lord knows the labels are far behind. But technology waits for no one, and platforms keep making advancements that both benefit and, inadvertently, end up harming artists. A new report from Rolling Stone suggests …

Exploring Nigeria's vibrant dance crew and DJ culture with BUDX

Nigeria’s vibrant dance crew Westsyde Lifestyle and leading tastemaker DJ Lambo speak to Mixmag’s own Harrison and Valerie on the latest On Rotation podcast, before focusing on the exciting music community of Lagos. Ahead of the BUDX Lagos event, here we cover everything from local venue staples, record shops, diverse …

New Dubstep Nursery Rhyme Album Aims To Protect Children from Mosquitos

Earlier this year, a study that found low frequency music, such as dubstep, disrupted normal mosquito behavior such as feeding and mating went absolutely viral. The study specifically used Skrillex’s EP Scary Monsters and Nice Sprites for the case study, making it go even more viral in the dance music community. …

Major Lazer and Anitta team up with BACARDÍ to announce new single

Major Lazer and Brazilian artist Anitta have teamed up with Bacardi to announce their new single, ‘Make it Hot’. The track, announced after a video shoot last month with the artists in Costa Rica, fuses Spanish vocals with Major Lazer’s trademark dancehall tendencies to create a summer anthem. The collaboration …

Dubstep nursery rhyme album created to protect kids from mosquitos

A Swedish pharmacy has created an album filled with walloping dubstep remixes of traditional nursery rhyme songs that are meant to ward off mosquitos. Earlier this year, a study published in the scientific journal Acta Tropica found that the classic Skrillex track ‘Scary Monsters and Nice Sprites’ can protect you …

TYNAN Exposes His Dark House Side with "Diggid," Out Now via Musical Freedom

You may have heard the name TYNAN — but you’ve never heard him like this before. TYNAN, known for his jolting trap productions, taps into dark house with his latest release “Diggid.” And, damn, does he do it well. He’s already conquered the bass realm and now captures the attention Tiësto, …