Is the current state of dance music more laughable than listenable ? Well, that could be up for a serious debate, but here's our essential guide to the best music related humour (that your average friend won't get) on the inter-webs. ...
For those times when you're travelling or in the hotel or just not feeling the need to make music, these are some great shows for your downtime. We've picked some of our favourite shows loved by our staff, friends and colleagues. Something for everyone, right from a homegrown show about two musicians trying to make
Andrew Belt, founder of VCV announced a collaboration with Mutable Instruments creator Olivier Gillet to let you preview new hardware synth modules as software within the VCV rack software platform. For the ones that are new to VCV, it's a free, multi-platform software modular. It’s available for Linux, Mac & Windows and offers a powerful Eurorack-style virtual modular synthesizer platform. Mutable Instruments is
Throughout the fabric of history, music has always been an influential force for social change and has served as an important channel for advocating the importance of issues such as freedom of speech, expression, and resistance. It is based on these ideals that UK-based record 'Needs not-for-profit' was founded by 20/20 vision recording's label manager and
This could very well be the biggest boon or fist-fight in the DJ community as Pioneer announces a new addition to their turntable series. The PLX-1000S, the unassumingly normal looking deck, but with a groundbreaking new technology that allows to turntables to be synced via Pioneer's proprietary pro DJ link feature. How it works ?
A plethora of music festivals are swarming the country, but Echoes of Earth won our hearts last year. Set in the lush woods of Embassy Riding School in Bangalore, visuals projected on trees, upright cement pipes creating stage backdrops, and an outstandingly diverse artist line up with the likes of Youngr, Sub Motion Orchestra and
When we announced our DJ/Producer contest a couple months ago as a part of our 5th anniversary celebration, the submissions were so overwhelming that we needed a month more than we anticipated to go through each and every submission, meticulously listening to each, while having it evaluated not only by our staff and faculty but
There is no dearth of ideas in today's world with companies like Kickstarter and Indiegogo being the a catalyst to their creators. We explore some of the coolest music related tech that is almost funded and ready to ship out in the next 6 months. A lot of these devices can be life changing for most of
Superbooth 2017 was the largest organized synthesizer event ever. Gear heads, and manufacturers come together to showcase the very best new releases, electronic music performances and workshops. This year we also had our first Indian Synthesizer and outboard pedal manufacturers, Animal Factory Amplifiers grace the event. Here are our seven favorite releases from the event
In the words of Chris Mohoney the founder of Orfium: "Orfium is an open social music platform for hosting, listening, sharing, selling, and licensing music and it is built on a back-end system for rights management. Our mission is to provide an open, elegant, and flexible music platform that puts artists and rights holders in