IMS report shows electronic music industry value rocketed to $6 billion in 2021

The first physical International Music Summit in over two years was not without its surprises. This year’s IMS annual business report yielded fascinating figures, most notably the significant rise in industry value – which rocketed to an estimated $6 billion in 2021. Surpassing 2020’s sector value by almost 2x, the report revealed that we are…

A New Movement comes in May!

The festival, going down on Memorial Day weekend from May 27th through 29th, already announced artists like The Belleville Three, Carl Cox, Ben Klock and DJ Harvey. Now they’ve revealed the second wave of names, including Richie Hawtin and Plus 8 artist Testpilot, Seth Troxler, Octave One, Adam Beyer, Cajmere, Heidi, Mind Against, Terrence Dixon…

B-Liv surprised the Zocalo in Mexico City.

Last Saturday, B-Liv, who is one of the most respected and recognized DJs and producers in México, presented his project in the largest celebration of “Dia de Muertos” that Mexico has had in its history so far. More than 100,000 souls in one of the most important stages of Latin America: “The Zocalo Capitalino” located…

Dusky Live / UK . Oct

After smashing their first live show at Village Underground before another stand-out performance at Field Day, London’s Nick Harriman and Alfie Granger-Howell AKA Dusky are bringing their audio-visual experience to Oval Space on October 19th. In support of their forthcoming artist album Outer, Dusky Live at Oval Space will present the LP’s diverse sounds alongside…

1 techno release that you need to hear this month

From Mixmag. Electrorites, an Italian producer who runs Nightmare Factory Records, says his debut LP ‘Structures’ marks a point in his life where his state of mind is a culmination of “energy, determination and anger”. You can hear that in every sound wave that makes up this collection of 12 abrasive tracks (each one named…

What is it about House Music? From Tony Soul…

By Tony Soul. There is a music that many have heard of. One that moves folks on dance floors all across the land. A music that has its roots in all music. A music that has transcended time. Transcended style. It has survived musical changes, trends, and all to become the overwhelming soundtrack of the…