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JACKSONVILLE RAPPER SOLE SURVIVOR OF SHOOTOUT AND IS NOW GOING TO JAIL

For those who don’t already know, Yungeen Ace is one of the hottest upcoming recording artists in hip hop this year. With some of the rawest music, speaking on real life, and bringing that to the new age, he has garnered heavy support from Worldstar, VladTV, My Mixtapez, and many more major outlets. To the shock of everyone, Yungeen’s latest news is not related to his music or promising career as an artist. Recent posts on his personal and friend’s Instagram accounts have shown the dark reality of why his music is so real.   According to Action Jax News more »

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Point Blank Music School and Smirnoff Create Campaign For Female DJs

Point Blank Music School

Smirnoff has banded together with global production school Point Blank Music School to reshape the industry for lady DJ/Producers. EDM is such a diverse industry that the subject has sparked hot debate as to why there is not more women DJ/Producers. Last year only 17% of major headliners at festivals were females and only 5% of producers were female. Smirnoff have taken a pledge to change the status quo for famle DJ/Producers by launching the “Equalizing Music” Campaign which is geared to promote women in the EDM industry. Watch the video below to hear more about how Smirnoff and Point Blank are more »

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Trance Legend Robert Miles Has Passed Away

Update: A statement was released just earlier on Roberto’s radio show, Openlab saying ‘Robert passed away peacefully last night after a courageous battle with stage 4 metastatic cancer over the last 9 months’. Today is a very sad day for Electronic music and more specifically the trance community. Robert Concina, better known as Robert Miles has passed away. The details on his death are very limited as this time, all we know is he has died from a disease he has been battling, he was 47 years old. Robert Miles released his first single in 1995 called “Children”, this song would more »

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Chainsmokers abren la puerta a un álbum en el futuro

Los Chainsmokers tienen acostumbrado a su público a lanzar sencillos llenos de emoción, calidad y energía. Llegando a los top 10 de varios charts alrededor del mundo, se dispararon al pináculo de la música electrónica. Pero sólo una vez lanzaron un EP, fue el año pasado cuando lanzaron “Bouquet” y en él su hit “Roses”. Nunca han experimentado la experiencia de lanzar un LP. Lo cual parece que pronto llegará a su fin si es que sus fans lo piden. En recientes tweets expresan que lanzar un álbum no es lo mismo que lanzar un sencillo, es algo mucho más completo more »

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Beatport’s Former CEO Is Changing The Game For Remixers

MetaPop is the latest venture between Beatport‘s former CEO, Matthew Adell, and Boomrat‘s former CTO, Michael Mukhin. This start-up has got its eyes set to kill as it flourishes as the  premier global provider of Remix rights management, licensing, tracking, distribution, and royalty services for Remixers and Rights Holders. With millions of fan remixes spread across the wonderful world of the internet, this means there are millions of remixes that are not properly being monetized by neither the creators or the original rights holders. These remixes are constantly being taken down because of “anti-piracy” laws that are severely overlooking the true value more »

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Spinnin’ Records Tells Their Side Of The Garrix Story

Yesterday, Martin Garrix confirmed rumors over Facebook that the young Dutch producer had indeed left his management team and his label Spinnin’ Records. In his statement, Garrix explained that he nullified his agreements with his management and the label after he was disappointed in discussions regarding his ownership rights to his own music. Spinnin’ Records responded in their own statement today. Spinnin’ Records responded in their own statement today, offering up their side of the story and discrediting Garrix’s post yesterday. Read their statement below: We regret to inform that the highly successful cooperation between Martin Garrix (Martijn Garritsen), Spinnin’ more »

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Chicago’s North Coast Music Festival set to get lit September 4-6, 2015

North Coast Music Festival is set to take place the first weekend of September, Friday the 4th through Sunday the 6th, and although this is a festival designed for all music tastes, we’d like to share with you the heavy hitters in electronic music who are going to be throwing down. The electronic music lineup this year is pretty evenly spread throughout each of the three days of the fest, so here’s a breakdown of some of the electronic acts worth seeing by the day. Friday: Knife Party The Australian duo returns to Chicago after their hugely successful show at Concord more »

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