FutuRepublic is counting days and the latest info that they recently add YG Rapper to the line up. Keenon Daequan Ray Jackson or better known by his stage name YG, American rapper and also an actor. This is the good news after Tyga cancelled and YG will join the other performers: Mura Masa, Toki Monsta and local legend Iwa K plus local heroes DJ Dipha Barus, Saykoji, Sweet Martabak, Diskopantera, Kallula, Ramengvrl, Teza Sumendra, Tuan Tiga Belas.
International Dance Music Awards (IDMA) shares list of categories
The International Dance Music Awards (IDMA) returns for its 33rd annual event and voting is open in a variety of categories. In addition, IDMA just revealed the full list of categories, including the categories in which winners will be determined by the public. Once nominees are announced, fans will be able to cast votes based on best albums, songs, remixes, and more. Plus, best label, club, music festival, podcast, radio station, etc.
Mountain Sounds Festival Forced To close
Over the past few years, the Electronic Dance Music industry has seen a drop in the number of Australian festivals. For example, the once yearly Sterosonic Festival held in the Australian summer months of November and December came to an unexpected halt in 2016. Perth's Festival X which was set to take place in November of 2018 was unexpectedly cancelled before its inarguable year. Now, Australia's Mountain Sounds Festival joins the list of cancelled festivals in the land down under.
Represent Clothing with 90’s Brit Pop
Represent started its humble beginnings as a college project for Manchester-based brothers George
Brit Awards 2019 Winners
The BRITs 2019 held in O2 Arena, London and presented by Jack Whitehall. The complete winners are :
SoundCloud Pro users can now distribute music to another streaming platforms
SoundCloud company has evolved into a multi-service platform for independent artists. In late 2018, they announced SoundCloud Premier monetization, which allows artists to receive monthly royalty payments in-house, as well as a new Serato DJ integration feature. However, it seems the company felt these additions weren’t enough for creators, as their new distribution service is now in beta.
Pioneer DJ's latest rekordbox beta hints at what we've long suspected is coming – cloud-based analyses for rekordbox. For now, version 5.4.4 simply offers what Pioneer DJ are calling "track analysis sharing" – essentially an option users will have in the full version of 5.4.4 to upload their analysed reference files to Pioneer DJ's central hub.
Hip Hop Museum in New York
A museum dedicated to hip-hop's history has long been overdue in its birthplace, the Bronx. Plans are underway to break ground later this year in the south Bronx at 65 E. 149th St., along the Harlem River waterfront. The museum will likely be in the first two floors of the forthcoming Bronx Point complex (a mixed-use housing development) as S9 Architecture. Kurtis Blow, one of hip-hop's preeminent luminaries, is the co-chairman of the forthcoming museum. The museum is slated to open in 2023, to coincide with the 50th anniversary of hip-hop's inception.